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Covid-19 Support on National and EU Level

Greek Travel Pages and GTP Headlines present a collection of updates for the tourism and travel industry concerning the COVID-19 support on national and EU level for businesses and workers. Greece, specifically, has announced a series of measures – which are updated regularly – aiming to tackle the pandemic and keep the economy afloat.

Minister: Greece’s Seasonal Tourism Employees Covered by New Bill

Seasonal employees in tourism, will be re-hired for the current period, according to a bill presented by the Greek...

Greece Announces Covid-19 Air Transport Aid Package

Greece’s air transport sector will receive 115 million euros in funding to help it recover losses incurred by the...

Commission Tables Covid-19 Recovery Plan to Kick-start EU Economy

Τhe European Commission has announced its proposal for a new recovery tool that will help boost jobs and growth of...

Support for Greek Tourism Included in New Gov’t Covid-19 Aid Package

Greece has announced a new Covid-19 economic response package, aimed to cushion the blow for businesses and the...

Covid-19: Greece to Launch ‘Syn-ergasia’ Job Retention Scheme

The Greek government will launch the “Syn-ergasia” employment support tool, aiming to protect jobs and keep...

ESM Credit Line Now Open, Greece Could Save up to €800m

Greece could save up to 800 million euros in interest rates over the next decade, if it chooses to use the European...

Gov’t Spokesman: Greek 2020 Tourism Season Shorter, But Not Lost

The Greek 2020 tourism season is not completely lost, despite the smaller duration it may have, says gov't...

EU Announces Covid-19 Pandemic Credit Line

European Union finance ministers have agreed to open a 240-billion-euro credit line to member states in efforts to...

Reviving Tourism, Exports Tops Greece’s Economic Recovery Plan

Greece intends to support tourism and exports, two of its top sectors that are suffering due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Tourism to Receive Portion of EU Covid-19 Recovery Fund

Tourism may receive 20 to 25 percent of a recovery fund being prepared for sectors in the EU most affected by Covid-19.

Commission: Measures to Support Aviation, Rail, Maritime and Road Transport Sectors

The European Commission has adopted a package of measures to support the transport sectors of aviation, rail,...

Greece Allocates €33.7m to Coastal Shipping, Island Entrepreneurship

The Greek Shipping Ministry will allocate 33.7 million euros to support island entrepreneurship and coastal...

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