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US News Report Ranks Greece 28th Best Country in the World

Greece ranked 28th in the 2018 Best Countries report, released by the US News & World Report, Y&R's BAV Group and the Wharton School-Pennsylvania University.

Travel Receipts in Greece Up 10.7% in Jan-Nov 2017

Greece saw a 10.7 percent year-on-year increase in travel receipts during January-November 2017, according to the Bank of Greece.

SETE: Lack of Transparency, Spatial Planning Curb Tourism Investment in Greece

The lack of a spatial planning framework and long delays in administrative procedures hinder tourism investment in Greece, according to SETE President Yiannis Retsos.

Quality, Year-round Tourism the Answer to Overtourism

Quality and year-round tourism could be the answer to the phenomenon of overtourism, according to Celestyal Cruises CEO Kerry Anastasiadis.

North Aegean Region Gets Ready for… Lights, Camera, Action

North Aegean governor Christiana Kalogirou signed a memorandum of cooperation with the Hellenic Film Office to promote the region as a prime filming location.

Bollywood Producers Show Interest to Film in Greece

A growing number of Bollywood producers are interested in filming movies at Greek destinations, according to the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO).

European Meet-up Sees Momentum for Greek Tourism

Tourism experts recently attended a European meet-up event in Athens and explored new models and guidelines for the upgrade of services.

Over 250 Airlines Benefit from Travelport’s ‘Rich Content and Branding’ Tool

Over 250 airlines now benefit from Travelport's Rich Content and Branding merchandising tool which gives agencies and travel bookers a graphically rich experience when searching for and booking branded fares and ancillaries.

AFEA Celebrates 40 Years in MICE, Corporate Travel Industry

Athens-based AFEA Travel and Congress Services recently celebrated its 40th anniversary in the MICE and Corporate Travel Industry.

WTM Latin America: Greek Companies Participate in New ‘Destination Pavilions’ Section

WTM Latin America has launched the "Destination Pavilions" section, an exclusive area designed for companies that do not have stands from their own countries at the event.

Marguerite Fund Acquires Stake in 14 Greek Regional Airports

The Marguerite Fund has acquired a 10 percent stake in Fraport Greece, the owner and operator of 14 regional airports in Greece.

TripAdvisor: Greece’s Best Hotels Named in 2018 Travelers’ Choice Awards

More than 20 Greek hotels are among the winners of the 2018 Travelers’ Choice for Hotels awards, as announced by TripAdvisor.

Ημερίδα της Νέας Ένωσης Ξενοδόχων Π.Ε. Πρέβεζας για τον τουρισμό

Με στόχο την προώθηση του τουρισμού της περιοχής, η Νέα Ένωση Ξενοδόχων Π.Ε. Πρέβεζας διοργανώνει ημερίδα την Τετάρτη 31 Ιανουαρίου στην Πρέβεζα.

ΟΑΕΔ: Επιχορήγηση εποχικών ξενοδοχειακών επιχειρήσεων για τη διατήρηση θέσεων εργασίας

Ξεκίνησε το «Πρόγραμμα επιχορήγησης εποχικών ξενοδοχειακών επιχειρήσεων για τη διατήρηση θέσεων εργασίας κατά τη χειμερινή περίοδο 2017-2018».