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THEMATIC TOURISM
Mt. Athos in Northern Greece reopening to visitors and workers under conditions
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

The all-male monastic community of Mt. Athos opened its gates for the first time after the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic on Monday, to [...]

AIRLINES
Civil Aviation Authority on two-tier June rules on international flights to Greece
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

A ban on entry to Greece of non-EU nationals will remain in effect until June 15 - when flights from specific destinations abroad will [...]

REAL ESTATE
World's rich buy Greek luxury homes during COVID-19
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

The COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic that locked down much of the world and put the brakes on tourism hasn't deterred the super-rich from continuing to [...]

EVENTS
18th Special Advisory Committee for SNF Heath Initiative in Athens
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

ATHENS - On Thursday, May 28th, 2020, the 18th Special Advisory Committee Assembly for the SNF’s Heath Initiative took place online between representatives of [...]

LUXURY
Affluent Russians flew with private jets to Cyprus during COVID-19 lockdown
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

With the money to do it, wealthy Russians who wanted to get out of their hard-hit country during the still ongoing COVID-19 pandemic took [...]

SOCIETY
Greek Prime Minister visits primary school in Kallithea suburb of Athens
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited a primary school in the Athens district of Kallithea on Monday, the first day of reopening for primary [...]

GASTRONOMY
First export of Kozani saffron ready to ship from Greece to China
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

The first shipment of Greek red saffron is ready to be exported to China in the next few days, said Vasilis Mitsopoulos, President of [...]

HOTELS
AP: Greece lifts lockdown on Hotels, pools and Golf courses
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

AP reports from Athens that Greece lifted lockdown restrictions Monday for hotels, open-air cinemas, golf courses, and public swimming pools as the country ramped [...]

POLITICS
Government spokesperson: Reopening of primary schools based on advice of experts
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

ANa reports that the reopening of schools at all levels, including primary and pre-school levels, was welcomed by government spokesperson Stelios Petsas during the [...]

TRAVEL TECH
Greece's Foundation for Research & Technology EIT Climate-KIC partner
TornosNews.gr 01.06.2020

The Greek Foundation for Research and Technology (FRT) has become a partner in a leading climate innovation initiative funded by the European Institute for [...]

GREEN TRAVEL
Environment Minister: Greece to ban disposable plastics as of July 2021
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

Greece will introduce an end to disposable plastics as of July 1, 2021, Environment & Energy Minister Kostis Hatzidakis said on Saturday at Schinias [...]

GREEK NEWS
Big Fat Greek Wedding returns on Facebook with livestream coronavirus campaign
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

With lockdowns aimed at preventing the spread of COVID-19 slowly being lifted, people mostly stuck at home will be able to see some Hollywood [...]

POLITICS
President: Greece is a country of creativity, equality and respect of human rights
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

The best response to continuous provocations by Turkey is to highlight Greece's profile as a country of creativity, equality before the law, and respect [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
International production to start filming on Greek island of Amorgos on June 20
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

Greek, German and Italian filmmakers will begin filming on June 20 at Amorgos island, following the permission of the local council, it was announced [...]

GREEK NEWS
Seven new Covid-19 cases since Friday and again no new fatalities in Greece
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

There are 7 new confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 in Greece since Friday, the Health Ministry's novel coronavirus spokesman Sotiris Tsiodras announced in a statement [...]

MARKETS
Cyprus expects post-COVID-19 increased August arrivals of up to 600,000 tourists
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

Cyprus is pinning its hopes that tourists will come this summer when the lockdown aimed at preventing the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic [...]

NEW INVESTMENTS
New draft bill raises A/V production subsidies and extends digital services in Greece
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

Subsidies for audiovisual production in Greece will increase from 35 pct to 40 pct, while businesses in such production will see tax incentives, according [...]

AIRLINES
Call on South Africa’s government for financial relief to airline sector
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

Johannesburg, South Africa - The International Air Transport Association (IATA), the Airlines Association of Southern Africa (AASA) and the Board of Airline Representatives of [...]

GREEK NEWS
Media report: Lesser-known travel destinations in a reopening Greece
TornosNews.gr 31.05.2020

Greece's gradual reopening after the restrictions of the novel coronavirus pandemic shut down a key sector for the country's economy, tourism, is shedding light [...]

AIRLINES
International Air Transport Association: Airline debt to soar by 28%
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

Geneva - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released an analysis showing that the airline industry’s global debt could rise to $550 billion by [...]

CULTURE
Greek Minister: Hagia Sophia belongs to world heritage and must be respected
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

Hagia Sophia along with other monuments of Istanbul has been included on UNESCO's World Heritage List since 1985, and is strongly protected as a [...]

TRENDS
UNWTO launches global guidelines to reopen tourism
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has released a set of guidelines to help tourism sector emerge stronger and more sustainably from COVID-19. The guidelines [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
Provocative recitation of Quran in Hagia Sophia of Constantinople (videos)
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

Turkish President Erdogan’s tacky and provocative fiesta in celebration of the 567 years anniversary since the Fall of Constantinople is underway with no spectators [...]

POLITICS
Greek PM: We want our actions to talk not our words (video)
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

“We want our works to do the talking, not our words. We want to be judged by our results and not our pre-election promises,” [...]

TRANSPORT
Reduced ticket prices in public transportation in Greece as of June 1
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

Public transportation tickets in Athens and Thessaloniki will be cheaper as of Monday, June 1, after the government's broader relief measures to support citizens, [...]

ECONOMY
Greek Minister presents amendment for boosting domestic tourism
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis on Friday presented an amendment in parliament based on three initiatives for the promotion of domestic tourism.  The first is [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
Athens and Epidaurus Festival to announce its program in Greece next Tuesday
TornosNews.gr 30.05.2020

The Herod Atticus Odeon, the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, and the small theatre of Epidaurus are preparing to welcome their audience back after the [...]

CULTURE
How ancient Greeks regarded India’s Caste system in 300 BC
TornosNews.gr 29.05.2020

Megasthenes, born c. 350 BC, was an ancient Greek historian and diplomat, and the author of an account of India, the Indica, in four [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
“Trip to Greece” film promotes destination in most critical tourist phase
TornosNews.gr 29.05.2020

Those who have seen at least one of their previous films know in advance what they will be watching, int.ert.gr reports. The principal elements of [...]

TRANSPORT
Greek train services expand while iconic routes at Pelion and Kalavryta restart
TornosNews.gr 29.05.2020

Greece's rail network operator TrainOSE on Friday announced additional train services as of Monday June 1, in the context of the gradual lifting of [...]

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  1. 01/06 20:49

    Mt. Athos in Northern Greece reopening to visitors and workers under conditions

  2. 01/06 20:48

    Civil Aviation Authority on two-tier June rules on international flights to Greece

  3. 01/06 20:39

    World's rich buy Greek luxury homes during COVID-19

  4. 01/06 20:32

    18th Special Advisory Committee for SNF Heath Initiative in Athens

  5. 01/06 20:20

    Affluent Russians flew with private jets to Cyprus during COVID-19 lockdown

  6. 01/06 20:17

    Greek Prime Minister visits primary school in Kallithea suburb of Athens

  7. 01/06 19:26

    First export of Kozani saffron ready to ship from Greece to China

  8. 01/06 18:11

    AP: Greece lifts lockdown on Hotels, pools and Golf courses

  9. 01/06 15:04

    Government spokesperson: Reopening of primary schools based on advice of experts

  10. 01/06 13:35

    Greece's Foundation for Research & Technology EIT Climate-KIC partner

  11. 31/05 14:16

    Environment Minister: Greece to ban disposable plastics as of July 2021

  12. 31/05 14:07

    Big Fat Greek Wedding returns on Facebook with livestream coronavirus campaign

  13. 31/05 14:03

    President: Greece is a country of creativity, equality and respect of human rights

  14. 31/05 13:56

    International production to start filming on Greek island of Amorgos on June 20

  15. 31/05 13:50

    Seven new Covid-19 cases since Friday and again no new fatalities in Greece

  16. 31/05 13:43

    Cyprus expects post-COVID-19 increased August arrivals of up to 600,000 tourists

  17. 31/05 13:39

    New draft bill raises A/V production subsidies and extends digital services in Greece

  18. 31/05 13:38

    Call on South Africa’s government for financial relief to airline sector

  19. 31/05 09:21

    Media report: Lesser-known travel destinations in a reopening Greece

  20. 30/05 15:02

    International Air Transport Association: Airline debt to soar by 28%

  21. 30/05 14:59

    Greek Minister: Hagia Sophia belongs to world heritage and must be respected

  22. 30/05 14:54

    UNWTO launches global guidelines to reopen tourism

  23. 30/05 14:23

    Provocative recitation of Quran in Hagia Sophia of Constantinople (videos)

  24. 30/05 14:21

    Greek PM: We want our actions to talk not our words (video)

  25. 30/05 13:32

    Reduced ticket prices in public transportation in Greece as of June 1

  26. 30/05 12:17

    Greek Minister presents amendment for boosting domestic tourism

  27. 30/05 11:53

    Athens and Epidaurus Festival to announce its program in Greece next Tuesday

  28. 29/05 22:06

    How ancient Greeks regarded India’s Caste system in 300 BC

  29. 29/05 21:07

    “Trip to Greece” film promotes destination in most critical tourist phase

  30. 29/05 20:40

    Greek train services expand while iconic routes at Pelion and Kalavryta restart

  31. 29/05 18:44

    No deaths from Covid-19 again in Greece during the last 24 hours

  32. 29/05 15:53

    Greek government: Turkish 'fiestas' outside Hagia Sophia 'annoying'

  33. 29/05 15:34

    Celestyal: Reopening of cruise sector to follow adoption of EU rules

  34. 29/05 13:39

    Greece to open its borders for inbound flights to these 29 countries from June 15

  35. 29/05 11:23

    International Documentary Festival on Castellorizo island on August 23-30

  36. 28/05 20:22

    AP: Austria takes Covid-19 precautions as it awaits summer tourist season

  37. 28/05 20:06

    Muslims pray in front of Hagia Sophia to revert historic monument into Mosque

  38. 28/05 19:47

    Brookings webinar with Greek PM on Greece’s COVID-19 response (video)

  39. 28/05 19:41

    Greek government's plan on re-opening of tourism sets five priorities

  40. 28/05 19:18

    AP: Europeans soak up the sun but Coronavirus travel rules a puzzle

  41. 28/05 19:04

    US to donate €2.9 million for refugee unaccompanied minors in Greece

  42. 28/05 18:23

    Greek police forces in Evros to be reinforced by 400 officers

  43. 28/05 18:12

    Greek Tourism Minister: Our target is to be ready to welcome every tourist

  44. 28/05 18:02

    AP: EasyJet and American Airlines to reduce workforce amid Covid-19

  45. 28/05 16:22

    PM: Greece secured €32 billion as a result of the government's consistent work

  46. 28/05 16:00

    COVID-19 Observatory: Greece's good course even more firmly established

  47. 28/05 15:41

    No coronavirus lockdown Swedish tourists welcome on Cyprus yet

  48. 28/05 14:56

    Health Minister: Single management and protocols for all Greek islands

  49. 28/05 14:42

    European Best Destinations: Monolithi Beach in Greece the safest in the whole of Europe

  50. 28/05 13:12

    WTTC presents first global safety stamp for 'Safe Travels' protocols around the world

  51. 28/05 01:37

    Greek firm concludes first phase of construction works in Agia Napa Marina

  52. 28/05 01:24

    Greek island medical staff being trained to deal with potential coronavirus cases

  53. 28/05 01:11

    GNTO and National Theatre in Athens to promote cultural tourism in Greece

  54. 28/05 00:34

    Greek Prime Minister welcomes European Commission aid proposal of €750 billion

  55. 27/05 23:40

    Aegean airline resumes foreign flights from Thessaloniki June 15

  56. 27/05 22:12

    Athens Open Air Film Festival offers unforgettable nights to movie fans

  57. 27/05 21:55

    European Union Covid-19 Recovery Fund to allocate €33.4 billion to Greece

  58. 27/05 20:53

    No new deaths from coronavirus pandemic in Greece since Tuesday

  59. 27/05 20:19

    Greece to invest its portion of the EU Recovery Fund 'prudently and responsibly'

  60. 27/05 19:27

    Telegraph praises Greece for moving early and decisively to keep Covid-19 out

  61. 27/05 16:35

    The New Orthodox Observer multimedia content now completely online

  62. 27/05 16:25

    Cyprus pledges to cover costs for coronavirus-hit tourists and families

  63. 27/05 13:19

    Greek doctors: Vitamin D levels correlate to outcomes in coronavirus cases

  64. 27/05 13:15

    Latin America’s largest airline Latam filed for bankruptcy

  65. 27/05 11:59

    Unstable weather to continue in Greece during the next 24 hours

  66. 26/05 23:03

    Greek cruise operator Celestyal Cruises stops all voyages until July 30

  67. 26/05 22:34

    Cyprus ends 14-day coronavirus quarantine in tourism re-opening

  68. 26/05 22:29

    Jerusalem's Holy Sepulcher reopens following Covid-19 closure

  69. 26/05 22:08

    CNN joins World Tourism Organization on #traveltomorrow campaign

  70. 26/05 21:41

    Discover “Lovers’ Cave” only 36km from the centre of Athens

  71. 26/05 21:15

    International Air Transport Association chief at media briefing on COVID-19

  72. 26/05 20:15

    Greece's Piraeus becomes top container port in entire Mediterranean

  73. 26/05 19:23

    Greece records ten new coronavirus cases throughout the country

  74. 26/05 19:06

    Greek PM to Bild: We will open tourism to countries with similar Covid-19 data

  75. 26/05 18:56

    Survey: One in three Greeks will always carry antiseptic from now on

  76. 26/05 16:37

    US airline shows strong interest in more flights to Greece

  77. 26/05 15:49

    Grecotel hotel chain sends message of optimism for tourism this summer

  78. 26/05 15:30

    FM: Greece has proved that it can protect our borders, the borders of Europe

  79. 26/05 12:55

    Deutsche Welle: Germany prepares to open up to 31 European countries on 15 June

  80. 25/05 23:04

    Admire rare “horseshoe cloud” from the sky of Crete

  81. 25/05 22:10

    AP: Repatriated Cypriots cause rise in coronavirus cases after lockdown eases

  82. 25/05 22:04

    Endowment for Orthodoxy and Hellenism Scholarship available by Faith

  83. 25/05 21:10

    Greek Minister: 'We don't want a summer without culture'

  84. 25/05 20:41

    Weather to change with rain, winds and hail in Greece till end of the week

  85. 25/05 20:29

    UNWTO President issues special message to celebrate Africa Day on May 25

  86. 25/05 20:28

    MIT Professor interview: Greece on good coronavirus recovery path

  87. 25/05 19:48

    Greek islands and ferries open and ready for big first wave of tourists in Greece

  88. 25/05 18:02

    Greek PM: Results in tourism will be better than expected

  89. 25/05 17:44

    Greek Finance Minιster: 'We are not discussing cuts to wages and pensions'

  90. 25/05 16:10

    German airline Lufthansa to resume flights to Greece in mid-June

  91. 25/05 15:59

    AP: German government fund greenlights €9 billion in aid to Lufthansa

  92. 25/05 15:13

    Transport Minister: Thessaloniki metro will delivered in 2023 according to schedule

  93. 25/05 13:33

    Five exotic Greek beaches with crystal clear waters

  94. 25/05 13:11

    Social distancing and masks recommended as Cyprus relaxes coronavirus restrictions

  95. 25/05 11:19

    Primary schools and kindergartens to reopen in Greece on June 1st

  96. 24/05 14:11

    Day-care centers for the elderly and disabled children to reopen in Greece on Monday

  97. 24/05 14:06

    Athens City plan to ban traffic over the summer and give center to pedestrians

  98. 24/05 13:48

    Three new cases of the coronavirus in Greece during last 24 hours

  99. 24/05 13:30

    Travelling to all Greek islands resumes on Monday

  100. 24/05 11:13

    Cafes, restaurants open for business in Athens on Monday

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