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Cooperation, Sustainable Tourism Policy Top First Meeting of Greek Regions

Greece's 1st Regional Meeting for Tourism recently took place in Athens with the participation of 13 Greek regional authorities.

Condor Adds New Routes to Greece for Summer 2019

German airline Condor will fly from Dusseldorf, Hamburg and Hanover to a number of Greek destinations, according to its summer flight schedule that starts at the end of March 2019.

Positive Performance for Goldair Handling in 2018

Goldair Handling in 2018 marked high growth in Greece and abroad, serving over 128,000 flights, up by 8.4 percent compared to a year ago.

‘The Telegraph’ Reveals Hidden Gems of Naxos and Small Cyclades

The islands of Naxos and the Small Cyclades are featured in an extensive article published on the website of British daily newspaper The Telegraph.

MSC Bellissima Introduces First Digital Cruise Personal Assistant: Zoe

The MSC Bellissima, the newest addition to the MSC Cruises fleet, in March 2019 will introduce the industry’s first digital cruise personal assistant, named Zoe.

Anne Rigail Appointed CEO of Air France

Anne Rigail has been appointed as the new CEO of French airline Air France and will assume her new role on December 17.

Greek 11-month Airport Traffic Up by 10.1%, Flights by 9.9%

Greece’s airports recorded a “historic high” in passenger traffic during January-November 2018, according to the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA).

Athens to Party at New Merchants’ Arcade & Theatrou Sq Shops on Dec 22-23

Festive activities, happenings and music events will take place at the new shops in the Merchants’ Arcade in central Athens, during December 22-23.

Expensive Tickets, Delays, Accessibility Top Greek Train Complaints

Overpriced tickets, delays and inefficient accessibility are the top complaints by commuters using Greek trains, according to a study by Greece’s Railways Regulatory Authority (RAS).

AEGEAN Contributes to Extension of Tourism Season in Greece

AEGEAN's November 2018 figures reveal the airline's contribution to the extension of the tourism season in Greece during the winter months.

TUI Hotels and Cruise Segments Drive Growth in 2018

TUI Group has presented double-digit earnings growth in 2018 - for the fourth consecutive year - driven by the strong performance of its hotels and cruise products.

NJV Athens Plaza Hotel Receives ‘BRAVO’ Award for CSR Initiatives

The NJV Athens Plaza hotel was honored for its CSR initiatives at the Bravo Sustainability Awards 2018 in the Greek capital.

Anemi Hotels Announces Dimitris Drettakis as New Hotel Manager

The Anemi Hotels group has announced Dimitris Drettakis as the new manager of its hotels AthensWas and Anemi.

Sharing Economy Conference to Focus on the Case of Athens

A case study on the way the sharing economy has affected the tourism market of Athens will be the main topic of the 1st BnB Guest Conference in the Greek capital.

Με μεγάλη επιτυχία ολοκληρώθηκε η 5η Athens International Tourism Expo

Ο επαγγελματικός χαρακτήρας της έκθεσης και οι 7.500 Β2Β συναντήσεις ήταν τα βασικά χαρακτηριστικά της 5ης Athens International Tourism Expo.

Kritsa Gastronomy Hotel to Hold Wine Tasting Event

The Kritsa Gastronomy Hotel, located in the central square of Portaria in Pelion, is inviting all to a special wine tasting event on December 19.

Greek Consumer Body Wants Airline ‘No-show’ Clause to be Scrapped

Greece’s consumer body is calling for the termination of a "no-show" clause in the terms of agreement with airlines, to protect passengers from unfair charges.

Tourism Minister Rings NYSE Bell at Special Wall Street Greece Day Event

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura rang the NYSE Closing Bell on Wall Street, on Tuesday, during the annual “Greek Day at NYSE” event.

WiFi4EU: 14 Attica Municipalities Get Funding for Free Wifi Hotspots

A total of 14 municipalities in Attica have gained access to EU funds for the development of free wireless Internet hotspots in public spaces.

Commission Approves Extension of Athens Airport Concession Deal

A bid by Athens International Airport SA for the 20-year extension of its concession agreement has been approved by the European Commission.