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EC Slaps Google with €2.42bn Fine for Breaching EU Antitrust Rules

Internet search engine Google has been slapped with a record 2.42 billion euro fine by EU antitrust regulators for abusing its market dominance.

Specialized Practices for Online Sales

Nelios, in cooperation with Google, WebHotelier and GTP, has undertaken the initiative to organize the "Specialized Practices for Online Sales" event, aiming to provide information regarding the upgrade of the web presence of lodgings.

Greek Tourism Expo 2016: Με μεγάλη επιτυχία ολοκληρώθηκε η 3η Διεθνής Έκθεση Τουρισμού

Με μεγάλη επιτυχία πραγματοποιήθηκε η 3η Διεθνής Έκθεση Τουρισμού Greek Tourism Expo, η επίσημη τουριστική έκθεση της Αθήνας, στις 25-27 Νοεμβρίου στο Metropolitan Expo.

100% Hotel Show 2016: Τελική ευθεία για το πιο ανατρεπτικό εκθεσιακό event του Τουρισμού

Με εντυπωσιακή αύξηση εκθετών και προεγγραφών επισκεπτών, η 4η διοργάνωση του 100% Hotel Show, του πλέον ανατρεπτικού event για ξενοδόχους και επαγγελματίες του τουρισμού, ετοιμάζεται να ανοίξει της πύλες της, την ερχόμενη Παρασκευή 25 Νοεμβρίου...

120 Κορυφαίοι Hosted Buyers στην φετινή Greek Tourism Expo

Η Greek Tourism Expo, η επίσημη τουριστική έκθεση της Αθήνας, η οποία θα πραγματοποιηθεί 25-27 Νοεμβρίου στο υπερσύγχρονο Εκθεσιακό κέντρο Metropolitan Expo, συνεχίζει δυναμικά την προετοιμασία της διοργάν...

Google Trips App Goes Live: See More, Plan Less

Google is again tapping into the tourism market with the launch of a new travel app called Google Trips that helps potential holidaymakers plan their next adventure.

Google, Priceline Group Join Inaugural 3-day Keynote Lineup at ITB Asia 2016

For the first time ever, the keynote sessions of ITB Asia will stretch across all three days of the travel exhibition, exploring pertinent topics such as the impact of mobile and digital disruption in the travel industry.

WTM Latin America Announces 2016 Event Schedule

The fourth edition of WTM Latin America 2016, which takes place March 29 - 31 in São Paulo, Brazil, alongside the 45th Braztoa Business Meeting, has revealed its industry leading event schedule.

Ryanair Launches Court Action Against Google, eDreams

Low cost airline Ryanair has launched legal action against Google and online travel agency eDreams in a bid to stop the companies from "misleading" consumers by advertising non-existent fares.

Google Trekker Captures the Action at Crete’s Hersonissos

Hersonissos is the first municipality in Greece, to be mapped out by Google Trekker, which in the next two months will attempt to capture some of the region’s most remote locales, including far-off footpaths, unspoiled beaches and secluded villages.

Over 3,000 Local Businesses Turn to Google’s Grow Greek Tourism for Training

Some 3,000 tourist sector enterprises benefitted from the know-how of Google’s ambitious Grow Greek Tourism Online initiative, which kicked off last September.

Click Your Way to Greece… Through Google Street View

Google’s popular Street View map service has enhanced its Greece visual offerings with additional panoramic photos of more destinations.

Google Plans to ‘Grow Greek Tourism Online’ in 6 More Destinations

Google's initiative dubbed “Grow Greek Tourism Online” will expand to six more destinations in Greece, it was announced at a press conference on Tuesday.

Google Shows Greece’s Best In Street View Video

Google has released a video to introduce Greece to the world and shows the most important attractions of the country through images from its Street View service.

Crete Is Google’s First Stop To “Grow Greek Tourism”

A new initiative by Google, the Greek Tourism Ministry, the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) and the Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises (SETE) dubbed "Grow Greek Tourism Online" will launch in Crete.

Key Tourism Figures Applaud Google Initiative For Off-Season Promotion Of Greece

"Now, more than ever, it is possible to gradually extend the tourist season," Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni recently said in regards to an initiative announced by Google that sees to promote Greece during the off season.

Google Launches Online Initiative To Turn Greece Into Year-Round Destination

Google has announced a new initiative to boost the online presence of Greek tourism businesses and help the country attract visitors all year round.

Etihad Airways Partners With Google To Make Flight Search Easier

Etihad Airways recently announced a partnership with Google to make it more convenient for travelers to view the airline’s flight schedules and fares on the search engine’s flight search tool.

Google’s “Street View” Map Service To Promote Greece’s Cultural Wealth

The Greek Culture Ministry will further cooperate with Google to include Greece's most popular archaeological sites and museums in the Street View map service to boost the promotion of the country's cultural wealth abroad.

Ryanair Confirms GDS Plans

Ryanair has confirmed plans to put its fares on the global distribution systems by the summer. If negotiations go to plan, Ryanair fares will appear in one or more GDS channels by mid-year.