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Greece to Launch Hellinikon Casino Licensing Tender in Fall

The Hellenic Gaming Commission is set to announce an international tender for a casino license, paving the way for the Hellinikon project to get underway.

Greek Thermal Spring Properties Up for Privatization

The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) announced privatization plans for seven thermal spring properties in Greece.

Refugee-hit Lesvos Aiming to Recover Tourism Flows

Tourism professionals from Lesvos are expressing hope that 2018 will see visitor flows recover following the consequences of the refugee crisis.

Acropolis, National Archaeological Museum Draw in the Crowds

The Acropolis, its museum and the National Archaeological Museum in Athens are among the most visited sites in Greece, recent data showed.

New KTEL Bus Depot Planned for Eleonas in Athens

Greek transportation authorities are looking into ways to move ahead with the construction of an intercity bus (KTEL) depot at the Eleonas neighborhood in Athens.

TUS Airways Announces Four Weekly Flights from Larnaca to Thessaloniki

TUS Airways will begin operating four flights per week to Thessaloniki, Greece, from Larnaca, Cyprus, as of late March 2018.

Saronic Municipality Launches Video to Promote Tourism Offerings

As part of its efforts to attract domestic and foreign travelers, the Saronic Municipality has launched a promotional video, highlighting the area’s tourism offerings.

‘Sympossio Greek Gourmet Touring 2018’ Travels to 37 European Cities

The gastronomy culture of the Peloponnese will be promoted to more than 37 cities in Europe through the "Sympossio Greek Gourmet Touring 2018" event.

Amadeus: New NDC-X Program to Drive Innovation in Travel Industry

Amadeus has announced the creation of a NDC-X program that will focus on practical use cases of IATA's "New Distribution Capability".

Fraport Greece to Hold Second ‘Airport Run’ on Kefallonia

Fraport Greece will host the second "Airport Run" at the Kefallonia Airport on Sunday, March 11, following the first running event in Kavala, northern Greece.

FlightStats: Alitalia Most Punctual Airline in the World for January

Alitalia was named most punctual airline in the world for January 2018 by US independent data services society FlightStats.

Interview – Dimosthenis Leontis Helps Hoteliers Boost Revenue Through ‘Hotelising’

Dimosthenis Leontis talks to GTP on his effort to help hoteliers through "Hotelising", an independent service provider that focuses on revenue maximization.

‘Best View Athens Party’ at Radisson Blu Park Hotel

Radisson Blu Park Hotel and radio station Best 92.6 will hold a “Best View Athens Party” on the hotel's roof top restaurant.

Hyatt Regency Thessaloniki Announces Special Chinese Brunch Menu

From February 27 until March 4, the Hyatt Regency hotel in Thessaloniki will be serving Chinese brunch at its Ambrosia restaurant.