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Covid-19: Marriott Looks to Take Hotel Cleanliness Standards to Next Level

Marriott International has launched a Global Cleanliness Council to tackle the realities of the Covid-19 pandemic at the hotel level and further advance the company’s efforts in this area. 

Athens’ Flisvos Marina Takes Action Against Covid-19

The Flisvos Marina, located near the center of Athens, has taken action to support health professionals managing the Covid-19 situation and help cover the needs of vulnerable groups.

Cronwell Hotels Offers Free Holidays to Greek Healthcare Professionals

Cronwell Hotels & Resorts will offer Greek healthcare professionals free stay at its three resorts in Greece, once the Covid-19 crisis subsides.

Qatar Airways Signs $850m Aircraft Financing Deal

Qatar Airways and Standard Chartered have signed a US$850 million financing deal for seven Boeing 787-9 aircraft.

Accor: New Label to Certify Health Standards for Hotels after Covid-19

Accor and Bureau Veritas have developed a label designed to certify that safety standards and cleaning protocols have been achieved to allow accommodation and catering businesses to reopen.

Etihad Airways Outlines Re-start Plans

Etihad plans to operate a reduced network of scheduled passenger services from May 1 to June 30, with the aim of gradually returning to a fuller schedule as and when the global situation improves.

Sky Express Says Thank You to ICU Personnel with Free Tickets

Sky Express is sending its warmest “thank you” to the medical personnel of Greece's Intensive Care Units by offering free tickets to 34 domestic destinations.

#EUvsVirus Hackathon Seeks Solutions to Tackle Covid-19

The European Commission has launched the #EUvsVirus Hackathon aiming to connect innovators, partners and buyers that are seeking for innovative solutions to help tackle the coronavirus.

Γνώμες – Σωτήρης Βαρελάς: «Μαθήματα από το overtourism στο no tourism»

"Τους τελευταίους μήνες, από το overtourism μεταφερθήκαμε στο no tourism, συνειδητοποιώντας πόσο σημαντικός είναι ο τουρισμός άλλα και πόσο ευαίσθητος είναι στις κρίσεις," αναφέρει ο Σωτήρης Βαρελάς, συν-ιδρυτής του...

#TogetherInTravel: WTTC Launches Campaign to Inspire Global Tourism Community

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched a new marketing campaign, named #TogetherInTravel, aiming to stimulate the global tourism community.

Municipality Invites Travelers to Visit #PiraeusfromHome

The Municipality of Piraeus has launched the #PiraeusfromHome campaign to promote the port city's unique features and locations.

Greek Marinas Association Supports Remote Learning Programs for Students

The Greek Marinas Association (GMA) will donate 165 tablet computers to the Greek Education Ministry, aiming to enhance its remote learning programs.

Mercedes-Benz Hellas Donates Light Vans to EKAV Ambulance Service

Mercedes-Benz Hellas has offered three light commercial vehicles to Greece's EKAV (ambulance services) to support the country's fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

Thessaloniki’s Mediterranean Palace Hotel Gives Back to the Community

Thessaloniki's Mediterranean Palace Hotel has donated a defibrillator to the city's AHEPA University Hospital, aiming to support the work of its medical staff amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Underwater Treasures of Leros Highlighted in German Media

Germany's "Tauchen" travel magazine highlights Leros, a tiny Greek island in the Dodecanese, as a prime diving destination due to its underwater treasures.

Emirates Conducts On-site Rapid Covid-19 Tests for Passengers

Emirates has become the first airline to conduct on-site rapid COVID-19 tests for passengers, in coordination with the Dubai Health Authority (DHA).

Accor Inspires Guests with New #ALLatHome Campaign

Accor has launched its new #ALLatHome social media campaign that offers guests the opportunity to enjoy immersive and inspiring activities at home.

Greece’s Delphi Economic Forum Goes Digital for 2020

The Delphi Economic Forum 2020 has become a digital event and will be held online during June 10-12.

BlueVillas CEO: An Invitation to Honest Local Partnerships

While referring to the way travel operators, OTAs and agencies are handling the Covid-19 crisis, Blue Villas CEO Christos Gkekas extends an invitation to honest local partnerships.

Luxury Yacht Parties: A Message from the CEO

Luxury Yacht Parties is working towards ensuring the safety of its customers and offering the best possible service when the Covide-19 pandemic subsides, says the company's CEO Ilias Linardopoulos.