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Fraport Greece, Copelouzos Group Join Battle Against Covid-19

Fraport Greece and the Copelouzos Group are participating in Greece's efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic by donating 500,000 face masks to the country's healthcare system.

Greek Destinations in Jet2’s 2021 Summer Holiday Packages

Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have put flights and holidays on sale from Birmingham airport to popular Greek destinations for summer 2021.

EasyJet Grounds its Entire Fleet

EasyJet has grounded its entire fleet of aircraft, following country lockdowns and travel restrictions imposed across its network due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Airbnb Hosts Provide Housing to Covid-19 Responders

Airbnb has launched a new initiative enabling hosts around the world to offer housing to 100,000 healthcare professionals responding to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Covid-19: Σε ΦΕΚ οι όροι για αναστολή συμβάσεων και αποζημιώσεις

Δημοσιεύθηκε σε ΦΕΚ η απόφαση για την αναστολή των συμβάσεων εργασίας και την αποζημίωση ειδικού σκοπού για τους εργαζομένους των επιχειρήσεων που έχουν πληγεί...

Covid-19: Deputy Minister Gives Clarifications on Repatriation of Greeks

Only Greek citizens that have very specific reasons to return to Greece are eligible for repatriation, according to the country's Deputy Civil Protection Minister Nikos Hardalias.

Covid-19: Greece Announces Measures to Support Coastal Shipping

Greece has announced a series of measures to support Greek coastal shipping, a sector hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic.

Six Greek Airlines Run Into Covid-19 Turbulence

Six Greece-based airlines are calling for immediate financial backing in order to remain above water in view of plummeting traveler flows due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Covid-19: Ρυθμίσεις για μεταχρονολογημένες επιταγές και διεύρυνση των ΚΑΔ από το Υπ. Οικονομικών

Το Υπουργείο Οικονομικών ανακοινώνει ρυθμίσεις για την αντιμετώπιση του ζητήματος των μεταχρονολογημένων επιταγών και τη διεύρυνση των μέτρων στήριξης και σε επιχειρήσεις που έχουν ΚΑΔ δευτερεύουσας δραστηριότητας και πλήττονται από την εξά...

ΥΝΑΝΠ: Μέτρα για την στήριξη της Ελληνικής ακτοπλοΐας

Δώδεκα μέτρα προωθεί το υπουργείο Ναυτιλίας και Νησιωτικής Πολιτικής (ΥΝΑΝΠ) προκειμένου να στηριχθεί η Ελληνική ακτοπλοΐα η οποία δέχεται ισχυρότατες πιέσεις εξαιτίας της πανδ...

Airport Slots: EU to Suspend ‘Use it or Lose it’ Rule for Airlines

The European Parliament has approved the temporary suspension of the EU's rules on airport slots due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

UNWTO Launches Competition to Heal Tourism from Covid-19

The UNWTO is calling for entrepreneurs and innovators to submit ideas that can help the tourism sector mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and kickstart recovery efforts.

Ministry: Greek Hotels that Remain Open to Host Medical Personnel, Armed Forces, etc.

A number of hotels in Greece have remained open to cover specific accommodation needs, such as hosting medical personnel, during the coronavirus pandemic.

IATA Sees Losses Rising for Europe’s Airlines – Data on Greece

Europe’s airlines stand to lose over 76 billion dollars in revenues in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, IATA says and calls on governments to take immediate action.

OECD: Covid-19 Effect on Tourism to Last Throughout 2020

The impact of the coronavirus health emergency on global tourism is expected to last throughout the year, according to a study by the OECD.

GNTO Offices Abroad Offer Covid-19 Protection Info and Greece Updates

Greece's GNTO services abroad are keeping up to date with the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and collecting relevant information from source tourism markets.

TUI to Receive KfW Bridge Loan of €1.8bn

Travel giant TUI received the approval of the German government for a bridging loan of 1.8 billion euros from the KfW, to cushion the unprecedented effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

AEGEAN, Hellenic Petroleum Join Forces to Transport Medical Supplies via 10 Cargo Flights

AEGEAN and Hellenic Petroleum will transport medical and pharmaceutical supplies via 10 free cargo flights to support Greece's effort to combat the coronavirus crisis.

Divani Hotels Donates €100,000 to Support Covid-19 Response in Greece

The Divani Hotels Group has donated 100,000 euros to support Greece's healthcare system in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

KLM Starts Summer Schedule with 57 Destinations

KLM will start its summer schedule on March 29, with a significantly reduced network due to the coronavirus crisis.