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POLITICS
Eurogroup president Mario Centeno: No more programmes for Greece
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

One of the most important tasks of 2018 was Greece's exit from the programme, Eurogroup president Mario Centeno said in an interview with Euronews, [...]

MARKETS
Arrivals to Greece by FYROM citizens fall since record-breaking year in 2015
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Arrivals by citizens of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (fYRoM) to Greece have dropped, from an all-time high of 3.023 million in 2015, [...]

EVENTS
4th Delphi Economic Forum to take place between February 28 and March 3
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

The Fourth Delphi Economic Forum "Inclusive Growth" will be held on February 28 - March 3 in the Delphi European Cultural Center, bringing together [...]

EVENTS
Stefanos Tsitsipas: I very much want to beat Nadal and I feel I can do it
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Greek tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas, in statements after his victory in the Australian Open quarterfinals over Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut with 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
Ten Oscar nominations for Greek director Lanthimos' film 'The Favourite'
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos' prophetically-name period comedy-drama "The Favourite" has once again lived up to its name, with no less than 10 nominations in [...]

GREEK NEWS
Greek tennis star Tsitsipas qualifies for the Australian Open semifinals
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

With another stunning appearance, Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets, thus securing his qualification for the Australian Open semifinals, int.ert.gr [...]

NEW INVESTMENTS
Greek start-up purchased by Chinese giant Alibaba for €90 million
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

A German-based Greek start-up company founded by Greek entrepreneur Kostas Tzoumas was bought by the gigantic Chinese company Alibaba earlier this month for approximately [...]

AIRLINES
IATA: Current flights protected but future growth at risk from No Deal Brexit
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Geneva - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) said that, although  most passengers’ flights will go ahead despite the decision of UK Members of [...]

EVENTS
UNWTO αctivities at 39th International Tourism Trade Fair in Madrid FITUR 2019
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Madrid, Spain, 17 January - These will be among the activities led by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) during the 39th edition of the [...]

AIRLINES
Scoot expands Athens service with more flights in summer 2019
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Scoot in summer 2019 season plans to increase service to Greece, which sees the addition of 5th weekly Singapore – Athens flight, routesonline.com reports. The [...]

ECONOMY
Standards and Poor’s upgrades Greek ratings from B to B+
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

International ratings agency Standards and Poor’s reaffirmed Greece’s credit rating from ‘B’ to ‘B+’, with a positive outlook and a higher growth rate than [...]

ECONOMY
Infographic: Greece has among highest rates of overqualified foreign workers
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

In many developed countries, a considerable share of workers is overqualified for their jobs. Greece (60.7 percent), Spain (53.6 percent) and Italy (51.7 percent) are [...]

CULTURE
Ancient Greek sculptures thesis clinches U.S. National Archaeological Award
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Two archaeologists from the Universities of Hawaii and Florida won the award for the “Best Pre-PhD Paper” at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the [...]

NEW INVESTMENTS
Alexandroupolis and Kavala ports top priorities for partial privatization
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

International tenders for concessions of specific sectors - but not outright privatizations of entire port authorities - will take precedence at the northern Greece [...]

SOCIETY
Major restructuring plan for Greek Post under examination
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

A major restructuring plan for debt-laden Greek Post (EL.TA) features the closing of 200 offices around the country and the gradual early voluntary retirement [...]

EVENTS
“Photos of Drama and its wonderful world” at Pireos Benaki Museum
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

A unique exhibition titled “Photos of Drama and its wonderful world”, is currently on show at the Benaki Museum (Pireos) through to February 10, [...]

EVENTS
Video installation of Parthenon of Books among exhibits at LA Art Show
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

LOS ANGELES – The LA Art Show returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center, January 23-27. As the city’s and the West Coast’s largest [...]

ECONOMY
Eurogroup be rule over return €600 million in bond yields to Greece
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Eurogroup will decide in March whether it will return the first tranche of 600 million euros to Greece, of the profits ECB has made [...]

GREEN TRAVEL
Greece's first vertical garden on public building in Thessaloniki (video)
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

The facade of the Urban Environment Directorate building on Kleanthous Street in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki has been converted into Greece's first [...]

ECONOMY
Labor Ministry: 14,000 more jobs created in Greece during 2018
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Greek Labor Ministry on Monday announced that the number of wage-earners increased significantly in 2018, with a net increase between hirings and firings totatling [...]

EVENTS
“Voyage of Hellenism to Japan” show at Byzantine Museum in Athens
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

The Byzantine and Christian Museum presents the photography exhibition by Miro Ito titled “Road of Light and Hope-Voyage of Hellenism to Japan” through to [...]

WORLD NEWS
Economist report: Turkey ranks first in the world in jailed journalists
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

This month Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar, had appeals against their sentences rejected, according to economist.com. Both were [...]

TRENDS
UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Madrid, Spain, 21 January 2019 - International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. [...]

HOTELS
The Telegraph: Four Greek hotels among 50 best boutique hotels in Europe
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Four Greek hotels are among the 50 best boutique hotels in Europe, according to telegraph.co.uk The acclaimed UK newspaper notes that boutique hotels are the [...]

TRENDS
ONCE and UNWTO promote employment of persons with disabilities in tourism
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Madrid, 21 January 2019 - The Executive Vice-President of Fundación ONCE, Alberto Durán, and the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, [...]

EVENTS
Rita Wilson to perform concert in Athens, Greece during summer of 2019
TornosNews.gr 22.01.2019

Rita Wilson will be returning to Greece in June to perform live at the Summer Nostos Festival, which will be held at the Stavros [...]

GREEN TRAVEL
Tesla’s powerpacks could update Greece’s electric grid and reach islands
TornosNews.gr 21.01.2019

Having an electric grid tied to Greek islands is a problem that Tesla said it can help overcome with advanced energy storage and solar [...]

ECONOMY
Creditors arrive in Athens for post-programme evaluation
TornosNews.gr 21.01.2019

Representatives of the Greek Ministry of Finance and Greece's creditors' heads of missions will hold a series of meetings evaluating the post-programme course of [...]

EVENTS
Greek President visits 'Crete. Emerging Cities' show at Cycladic Art Museum
TornosNews.gr 21.01.2019

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos on Monday visited the exhibition "Crete. Emerging Cities: Aptera - Eleftherna - Knossos" at the Museum of [...]

AIRLINES
Air France connects Cretan port of Heraklion in Greece with Paris first time
TornosNews.gr 21.01.2019

For the upcoming peak summer season, in July and August, Air France will for the first time be operating flights to Heraklion (Crete, Greece), [...]

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  1. 22/01 21:52

    Eurogroup president Mario Centeno: No more programmes for Greece

  2. 22/01 21:45

    Arrivals to Greece by FYROM citizens fall since record-breaking year in 2015

  3. 22/01 21:41

    4th Delphi Economic Forum to take place between February 28 and March 3

  4. 22/01 21:34

    Stefanos Tsitsipas: I very much want to beat Nadal and I feel I can do it

  5. 22/01 21:25

    Ten Oscar nominations for Greek director Lanthimos' film 'The Favourite'

  6. 22/01 21:08

    Greek tennis star Tsitsipas qualifies for the Australian Open semifinals

  7. 22/01 20:21

    Greek start-up purchased by Chinese giant Alibaba for €90 million

  8. 22/01 20:17

    IATA: Current flights protected but future growth at risk from No Deal Brexit

  9. 22/01 20:11

    UNWTO αctivities at 39th International Tourism Trade Fair in Madrid FITUR 2019

  10. 22/01 20:07

    Scoot expands Athens service with more flights in summer 2019

  11. 22/01 19:44

    Standards and Poor’s upgrades Greek ratings from B to B+

  12. 22/01 19:26

    Infographic: Greece has among highest rates of overqualified foreign workers

  13. 22/01 18:35

    Ancient Greek sculptures thesis clinches U.S. National Archaeological Award

  14. 22/01 18:30

    Alexandroupolis and Kavala ports top priorities for partial privatization

  15. 22/01 17:18

    Major restructuring plan for Greek Post under examination

  16. 22/01 16:04

    “Photos of Drama and its wonderful world” at Pireos Benaki Museum

  17. 22/01 14:50

    Video installation of Parthenon of Books among exhibits at LA Art Show

  18. 22/01 13:41

    Eurogroup be rule over return €600 million in bond yields to Greece

  19. 22/01 12:20

    Greece's first vertical garden on public building in Thessaloniki (video)

  20. 22/01 11:53

    Labor Ministry: 14,000 more jobs created in Greece during 2018

  21. 22/01 10:36

    “Voyage of Hellenism to Japan” show at Byzantine Museum in Athens

  22. 22/01 01:25

    Economist report: Turkey ranks first in the world in jailed journalists

  23. 22/01 01:10

    UNWTO: International tourist arrivals reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts

  24. 22/01 00:25

    The Telegraph: Four Greek hotels among 50 best boutique hotels in Europe

  25. 22/01 00:09

    ONCE and UNWTO promote employment of persons with disabilities in tourism

  26. 22/01 00:04

    Rita Wilson to perform concert in Athens, Greece during summer of 2019

  27. 21/01 23:17

    Tesla’s powerpacks could update Greece’s electric grid and reach islands

  28. 21/01 22:15

    Creditors arrive in Athens for post-programme evaluation

  29. 21/01 20:02

    Greek President visits 'Crete. Emerging Cities' show at Cycladic Art Museum

  30. 21/01 19:43

    Air France connects Cretan port of Heraklion in Greece with Paris first time

  31. 21/01 18:54

    Top 10-year challenge as 10-year-old Tsitsipas talks about his idol Federer (video)

  32. 21/01 15:54

    Stunning images of ice-covered forest in northern Greece (photos)

  33. 21/01 15:48

    Piraeus port expects increase in cruise ship arrivals and home porting in 2019

  34. 21/01 14:42

    Reuters: EU reports crime risks from Malta and Cyprus schemes to sell passports

  35. 21/01 14:35

    Greece’s winter resorts record high occupancy in Christmas holiday season

  36. 21/01 13:25

    Cypriot director wins Emerging Greeks Competition award at Hellas Filmbox Berlin

  37. 21/01 12:07

    GNTO Benelux head: Greece has good prospects to attract more tourists

  38. 21/01 11:49

    Emirates launches entertainment playlist syncing ahead of travel

  39. 21/01 10:57

    7,7% growth in tourist arrivals to Cyprus during December 2018

  40. 20/01 22:56

    Tennis Tourism: Greek star Tsitsipas beats Federer at Australian Open

  41. 20/01 22:40

    Greek shipping interests to recruit more young people from Greece

  42. 20/01 22:33

    Young Greek doctor climbs Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise money for charity

  43. 20/01 22:04

    Greek merchant shipping fleet grows during November 2018

  44. 20/01 20:48

    Wellness Tourism to reach $1 trillion turnover by 2020 - Five top trends for 2019

  45. 20/01 19:18

    Hellenic Society of Constantinople honors UCLA Hellenic Studies Director

  46. 20/01 17:11

    Greece exhumes decades-old ship graveyard near Piraeus port (video)

  47. 20/01 17:01

    Survey: Investment in Greek industry expected to keep growing

  48. 20/01 15:55

    Cypriot and Jewish community organizations cultural event in Astoria (video)

  49. 20/01 13:49

    Spinalonga: Countdown to inscription on UNESCO World Heritage List

  50. 20/01 11:13

    Leadership 100 to mark 35 years of service in USA in February

  51. 19/01 20:50

    Berlin Travel Festival: Globetrotters meet travel industry trendsetters at ITB 2019

  52. 19/01 20:43

    Spectacular snow-covered scenery in Greece (video)

  53. 19/01 20:39

    Trips abroad by Cyprus residents grow by 10.2% in December 2018

  54. 19/01 20:27

    Europarliament report: Overtourism hurts iconic Greek island of Santorini

  55. 19/01 20:16

    Thematic Tourism: Hike and mountainbike in Greece with Alexander the Great

  56. 19/01 11:43

    'Cyprus model' studied by Greek government for residence protection

  57. 18/01 20:01

    EBRD financing in Greece rises to €846 million during 2018

  58. 18/01 14:07

    Tax incentives for hiring young or long-term unemployed people in Greece

  59. 18/01 01:25

    Rafael Nadal set to open Tennis Centre in Greece

  60. 18/01 01:13

    Researchers decipher 'DNA' code of iconic Greek feta cheese

  61. 17/01 23:25

    Beer sales attain new record in Cyprus thanks to tourism

  62. 17/01 23:00

    Fitch expects stagnation in real estate property prices in Greece until 2020

  63. 17/01 20:35

    Spokesperson: IMF's presence in Greece next week 'purely advisory'

  64. 17/01 20:05

    Cyprus tourist arrivals hit new high in 2018

  65. 17/01 18:21

    Full length documentary to feature "symbol of Greek immigration" Astoria

  66. 17/01 14:10

    Flashback: When Princess Diana flew to Greece for “dear friend” (video)

  67. 17/01 12:19

    OECD: High taxes in Greece an obstacle to economic growth

  68. 17/01 11:53

    Greek tennis star Tsitsipas honored with souvlaki named after him

  69. 17/01 10:14

    Supermarket sales grow by 2.2% in Greece during 2018

  70. 17/01 03:13

    EU Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici visits Athens

  71. 17/01 03:08

    Expedia: A Greek island became top trend for Americans in 2018

  72. 17/01 01:02

    Visitors to museums and ancient sites in Greece rise in January-September

  73. 16/01 23:05

    Cyprus government satisfied with Paralimni Marina project progress

  74. 16/01 22:57

    Nearly 100 million Google searches for tourism in Cyprus annually

  75. 16/01 22:54

    Bank of Greece chief calls for rapid implementation of plan to reduce NPLs

  76. 16/01 21:33

    Public Power Corporation to raise electricity bills in Greece

  77. 16/01 20:45

    Emirates adds second daily Athens-Dubai flight after March 31, 2019

  78. 16/01 20:41

    Ryanair cancels direct flights from Athens to Chania, Rhodes and Mykonos

  79. 16/01 20:33

    First Athens Fashion Film Festival to take place at Megaron Concert Hall in February

  80. 16/01 20:04

    Culture Tourism: Calabrian Greek, a language on the brink of extinction (video)

  81. 16/01 19:10

    Promotion of Greek-Indian commercial relations discussed in Athens meeting

  82. 16/01 19:03

    Hellas Filmbox Berlin festival on January 16-20 for 4th consecutive year

  83. 16/01 18:06

    Greek artist Dimitris Papaioannou’s "The Great Tamer" makes U.S. debut in L.A.

  84. 16/01 16:45

    Health Tourism: Why Greek coffee holds the key to longevity

  85. 16/01 15:50

    Ferry services returned back to normal in Greece on Wednesday

  86. 16/01 14:41

    International Summer School Cavafy 2019 in Athens: The poet's orientations

  87. 16/01 12:19

    TEE and OBI invite inventors to new electronic platform in Greece

  88. 16/01 10:15

    Construction figures head higher in Greece during October

  89. 16/01 03:17

    South Australia hosts largest-ever Delphi Bank Semaphore Greek Festival

  90. 16/01 03:14

    Greece and Expertise France in outstanding cooperation over modernization

  91. 16/01 02:44

    Labor unions call strike in Greek public sector on Thursday

  92. 15/01 23:33

    Six contracts for Patra - Pyrgos Motorway to be passed soon by Greek Parliament

  93. 15/01 22:10

    Cyprus Tourism Minister ooffers support for Famagusta district coastal resorts

  94. 15/01 21:54

    “Natural Gas Forum in the Eastern Mediterranean” promotes ties in the region

  95. 15/01 20:04

    Sports Tourism: Karditsa, one of Greece’s most bike-friendly cities

  96. 15/01 20:00

    Series of events in the USA to further promote Greek tourism

  97. 15/01 19:50

    US study unveils reversal of decades of anti-Americanism in Greece

  98. 15/01 18:56

    Minister: Cyprus needs to diversify its tourist product

  99. 15/01 16:50

    Cluventure Travel organizes special trips to destinations including Greece

  100. 15/01 14:41

    SNF announces upcoming Summer Nostos Festival in Athens on June 23-30

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