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Asian Aviation Appoints New Sales Executive for SIA and Scoot

Asian Aviation, the General Sales Agent (GSA) of Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Scoot in Greece, has appointed Ioanna Nomidou to the position of Sales Executive for the two airlines.

Virgin Atlantic Gives Update to Travel Agents in Athens

Virgin Atlantic recently informed Greek travel agents in Athens on its latest news regarding its route network and its Economy, Premium Economy and Upper Class cabins.

New Faces: Christina Mitsopoulou, Sales & Reservations Manager at ‘Mykonos Pearls’

This week, GTP Headlines introduces Christina Mitsopoulou, the Sales & Reservations Manager at 'Mykonos Pearls', a fast-growing company that manages selected villas on Mykonos.

Greece’s Tourism Success will Continue, Says Minister

The success of Greek tourism will continue, following the unprecedented development of the last four years, according to Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura.

Greece Becomes PATA Member, Gains More Access in Asian Market

Greece has joined PATA as a European country member, gaining the opportunity to claim its market share from the different markets of the Pacific Asia region.

AccorHotels: Development is Booming in Greece

Development is booming for AccorHotels in Greece, as the group has signed agreements to manage new properties that are currently under development.

The Golden Age Hotel in Athens Rolls Out New Look with Grand Opening Party

The four-star Golden Age Hotel in Athens underwent an extensive renovation and is aiming to offer the best of services to its business travelers.

Greece Not Yet a ‘Mainstream’ Investment Country

Greece needs to make certain changes if it is to move forward and attract more foreign investment, according to Sani/Ikos Group CEO Andreas Andreadis.

Hotel Chamber Paves the Way to a ‘New Greece’ Through Hospitality Forum

Greek hoteliers were introduced to the latest on investments, big data and digital distribution, at the 2nd International Hospitality Forum in Athens.

Greek Draft Law on Thematic Tourism Tabled in Parliament

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura gave an update on the ministry's efforts to further develop tourism in Greece through new legislative interventions.

‘Greece-Russia Year of Tourism’ Ends with Big Music, Dance Event in Athens

The Greece-Russia Year of Tourism 2017-2018 initiative wrapped up with a big music and dance event held at the Athens Concert Hall (Megaron).

Volotea: New Flights from Athens to Rhodes, Strasbourg and Dubrovnik in 2019

Spanish airline Volotea has announced the launch of three new routes in 2019 from Athens to Rhodes, Strasbourg and Dubrovnik.

Greek Hotels: Stars vs Zombies, Supply vs Demand

Fifty percent of Greek hotels are "Stars" and 25 percent are "Zombies", according to a PwC report that focuses on the structural analysis of the sector.

Greek Cuisine at ‘FoodTreX’ Food Travel 2019 Event in Thessaloniki

Greece's city of Thessaloniki in October 2019 will have the opportunity to present its food tourism offerings as the host destination to the new "FoodTreX" food travel conference.

Avance Rent a Car Introduces ‘New Look’ to Clients in London

Greek car rental company Avance Rent a Car introduced its new logo for the brand at this year's WTM London 2018 trade show.

Ellinair Shares Marketing Insights with Mediterranean College Students

Greek carrier Ellinair offered insights on aviation and its connection with marketing, tourism and technology, to students of Thessaloniki's Mediterranean College.

Argo Travel Lays Out Plans to Promote Greek Thematic Tourism Products

Argo Travel Group in 2019 will launch three projects, aiming to promote important thematic tourism forms (religious, wedding and medical) in Greece to markets abroad.

Ryanair Keen on Boosting Greece-Cyprus Connectivity

Ryanair is interested in developing further routes from Greece to Cyprus, according to the airline's sales & marketing manager for East Med, Nikolas Lardis.

Celestyal Cruises on Course to Extend Greek Tourism Season

Celestyal Cruises is going full speed ahead in its aim to extend the cruise tourism season in Greece, according to the company's CEO, Chris Theophilides.

‘Gastrodiplomacy’ Introduced as Tool to Promote Food Tourism

The concept of "Gastrodiplomacy", a way of promoting a country's local culinary scene, was introduced to an audience of tourism professionals during the WTM London 2018 trade show.