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UNWTO Wine Tourism Conference to Focus on Innovation, Sustainability and Creativity

The World Tourism Organization will hold its 6th UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism in Alba in the Piemonte region of Italy during September 19-21.

Folegandros Island Home to New Green Hotel Project Worth €20 Million

Gundari, a new hotel chain of Australian interests, has launched construction for a new ultra-luxury green resort on the Greek island of Folegandros.

Marine Tours CEO Sets Action Plan for 2022

Marine Tours' action plan for 2022 includes investment in new technologies and the launch of strategic partnerships to further strengthen its competitiveness in the market.

Piraeus Port Authority Among Most Sustainable Companies in Greece for 2022

The Piraeus Port Authority is included on the list of the “Most Sustainable Companies in Greece for 2022” released by the QualityNet Foundation.

Grecotel Kos Imperial Shows Commitment to Society with Series of Actions

The Grecotel Kos Imperial hotel supports local communities through actions and initiatives always in line with the international principles of sustainable development.

Grecotel Kos Imperial Receives Certifications for Quality Services

The Grecotel Kos Imperial hotel has received two significant certifications that highlight the quality of the services offered to its guests.

Athens Vying to Achieve Global Sustainability Status

The Municipality of Athens has joined forces with the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) to assess the sustainability status of the Greek capital based on the UN’s 17 goals.

NJV Athens Plaza Hotel Receives Gold Award for Corporate Governance

The NJV Athens Plaza Hotel has been rewarded for its corporate governance program at the 2021 Hellenic Responsible Business Awards.

Corfu Becomes Member of Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)

The Municipality of Central Corfu and Diapontia Islands, located in the Region of the Ionian Islands in Greece, has become a member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC).

UNWTO and Greece to Collaborate on Maritime Tourism Research Centre

Greece will establish the first centre dedicated to measuring sustainable development of coastal and maritime tourism in the Eastern Mediterranean.

Greece to Set Up 1st UNWTO Mediterranean Coastal & Maritime Tourism Observatory

The UNWTO's first Mediterranean Coastal and Maritime Tourism Observatory will be set up in Greece this June.

Greece Presents Tourism and Travel Revival Plan to EU Ministers

EU tourism ministers were recently introduced to a detailed plan drawn up by Greece for a pan-European opening of travel.

Les Roches Appoints Dimitrios Diamantis as Executive Academic Dean

Les Roches International School of Hotel Management has appointed Dimitrios Diamantis as its Executive Academic Dean.

UNWTO and CNN Partner to Restart Tourism

The UNWTO and CNN have teamed up to celebrate the transformative power being unleashed as the restart of tourism gets underway.

GNTO: Sustainable Development a Priority in Greece’s Tourism Campaigns

Sustainable development is a priority for Greece, that the Greek National Tourism Organization will continue to promote through its tourism campaigns.

Greece Prepares Agrotourism Strategy

The Greek Tourism Ministry is drafting a new agrotourism plan aimed at channeling revenues into local communities and creating new jobs.

AEGEAN Carries Record Number of Passengers in 2019

AEGEAN flew a record 15 million passengers last year, recording a 7 percent increase in total passenger traffic for 2019.

BoG: New Actions Needed to Maintain Greek Tourism Dynamic

Greek tourism stakeholders need to take action in order to maintain the positive momentum of the sector, the Bank of Greece said.

Greece’s 2021-2030 Tourism Plan is Based on 7 Pillars – Minister

Greece's strategic tourism plan for the 2021-2030 period is based on seven pillars, according to Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis.

Metaxas Group Entering 2020 with New Brand Identity and ‘You at the Centre’

The Metaxas Group of Companies has officially rolled out its new corporate identity, Metaxa Hospitality Group, marking its entry into 2020 - "a new era of growth with new investments".