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Prime Minister: Greece Eurozone's 'pleasant surprise' in coming years
TornosNews.gr 23.08.2019

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis echoed immediate predecessors' more optimistic statements in his interview to French mass daily "Le Figaro", published hours before his [...]

AIRLINES
Thessaloniki airport “Makedonia” in Greece selected by the airline industry
TornosNews.gr 23.08.2019

Thessaloniki Airport “Makedonia” was nominated by leading airlines and shortlisted for the «World Routes Airport Marketing Awards». This is the first time that a [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
Houston’s AHEPA 29 Educational Foundation bestows 41 scholarships for 2019
TornosNews.gr 23.08.2019

HOUSTON – The AHEPA Chapter No. 29 Educational Foundation awarded scholarships totaling $53,000 at its 2019 Scholarship Awards Banquet at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral. Supreme [...]

ECONOMY
Moody's: Greece's B1 rating supported by its 'Moderate' economic strength
TornosNews.gr 23.08.2019

The credit profile of Greece (issuer rating B1) is supported by the country's "Moderate" economic strength, Moody's rating agency said in an announcement of [...]

NEW INVESTMENTS
Greek Minister and Russian Ambassador discuss investments in tourism
TornosNews.gr 23.08.2019

Greek Alternate Foreign Minister Militiadis Varvitsiotis met with Russian Ambassador Andrey Maslov in Athens on Thursday, according to ANA. The two men discussed the upcoming [...]

GREEK NEWS
Government asks parliament to fast-track data privacy bill in Greece
TornosNews.gr 23.08.2019

Debate on a draft justice ministry bill on data privacy began in the Greek parliament on Friday, with Greece facing referral to the European [...]

ECONOMY
Professor Ioannis Lianos nominated for Competition Committee chief in Greece
TornosNews.gr 22.08.2019

Greek government nominated Ioannis Lianos, professor of Global Competition Law and Public Policy at the University College of London (UCL) for president of the [...]

TOUR OPERATORS
Cook’s Club opens latest hotel in the heart of Greek island of Rhodes
TornosNews.gr 22.08.2019

Thomas Cook has opened its eighth Cook’s Club hotel – an 18-room city hotel in the heart of Rhodes Old Town. This boutique and urban [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
Visit spectacular Calypso canyon in Thessaly Region of Greece
TornosNews.gr 22.08.2019

Τhe Calypso canyon, one of the most impressive canyons in Greece is situated in the area of Agia, in Thessaly, in a verdant landscape [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
Applications now available for FAITH Executive Education Program in US
TornosNews.gr 22.08.2019

NEW YORK – FAITH: An Endowment for Orthodoxy and Hellenism, the organization that promotes an understanding of the Greek Orthodox faith, Hellenism, and excellence [...]

SOCIETY
Power supply restored on Greek island of Poros after helicopter accident
TornosNews.gr 22.08.2019

The electricity network operator (DEDDIE) announced on Thursday that electricity has been restored on the island of Poros after a helicopter accident on Tuesday [...]

GREEK NEWS
Aviation industry: Working together to shape a sustainable future
TornosNews.gr 22.08.2019

Geneva - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the 2019 World Financial Symposium (WFS) will focus on the theme of shaping a [...]

YACHTING
Aegean Regatta 2019 reaches the Greek island of Psara
TornosNews.gr 22.08.2019

The second race of the Aegean Regatta 2019 that takes place for 19th consecutive year was completed with 55 sailing boats arriving at the [...]

REAL ESTATE
Plans for big investments in new Greek malls
TornosNews.gr 21.08.2019

Greece has among the smallest densities of shopping malls in Europe, with 57 square meters per 1,000 inhabitants, just 6.7 percent that of first-place [...]

AIRLINES
Minister: News in September on flights to Cyprus and German market
TornosNews.gr 21.08.2019

The next month will be crucial for the tourist industry in Cyprus, Tourism Deputy Minister Savvas Perdios has said, noting that he expects to [...]

POLITICS
Greek PM receives head of US House Appropriations Committe Nita Lowey
TornosNews.gr 21.08.2019

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis met on Wednesday with the chair of the US House of Representatives Appropriations Committee Nita Lowey at the Maximos [...]

ECONOMY
Foreign Ministry: Bank of China to open branch in Greece
TornosNews.gr 21.08.2019

Bank of China plans to open a branch in Greece, the Greek Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday, according to ANA. The announcement came after a [...]

NEW INVESTMENTS
French investment interest focused on Greek tourism
TornosNews.gr 21.08.2019

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will be visiting Paris on Thursday to promote investments in Greece and gain support for a new agreement with [...]

YACHTING
Greek coast guard intervened in 208 incidents with 5,608 foreign nationals in July
TornosNews.gr 21.08.2019

The Greek coast guard has intervened in 208 incidents involving the illegal entry of 5,608 foreign nationals to Greece and in 77 incidents of [...]

NEW INVESTMENTS
New Piraeus cruise terminal and shopping mall discussed by Greek PM and port's mayor
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

The prospect of a new cruise ship terminal and an adjacent upscale shopping mall within the Cosco-managed Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) dominated a meeting [...]

YACHTING
Young Cretan man’s quest to tour the world on 26-foot sailboat (video)
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

Cleanthes Anastasakis is a 27-year old Greek man from Crete who has been cruising around the world for the last two years in a [...]

TRANSPORT
New tender by central government for Athens and Thessaloniki bus systems
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

A new international tender is reportedly being prepared by the relevant transports and infrastructure ministry - i.e. the central government - for the mass [...]

SOCIETY
Private helicopter crashes in sea off Greek island of Poros
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

A helicopter has crashed into the sea off the coast of the Saronic island of Poros, reports said Tuesday, according to ekathimerini.com. Based on Greece’s [...]

YACHTING
Coast guard rescues seven Israeli tourists from stranded yacht on fire
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

Greek coast guard on Monday evening rescued seven Israeli tourists sailing on a yacht close to the southeastern harbor town of Ermioni. The tourists were [...]

THEMATIC TOURISM
First museum education dog in Greece as Cretan summer camp assistant
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

Ravel is the first museum education dog in Greece, attached to the University of Crete's Museum of Natural History and the week-long programs for [...]

FERRIES
Greek island of Samothrace to get port upgrade, stricter contracts for ferries
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

A ministerial meeting resolved to guarantee transportation between Samothrace and Alexandroupoli on the mainland immediately, to begin improvement works on the island's two outdated [...]

TRENDS
Travel report: Antikythera, an island paradise at the edge of the Aegean (video)
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

Life on the isolated Greek island of Antikythera, lying at the edge of the Aegean Sea between Crete and the Peloponnesian Peninsula, can be [...]

NEW INVESTMENTS
Greek firm buys fish farm operations for €51 million
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

Bitsakos S.A. has reportedly agreed to a total purchase price of roughly 51 million euros for the Nireus and Selonda fish farming producers, according [...]

SOCIETY
Νew international exchange opportunity for Greek students by SNF
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

Education is one of the four primary pillars of SNF’s grant-making activity, of which a particular focus is promoting international collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and exchange [...]

AIRLINES
IATA: Competitiveness of Swiss aviation crucial for jobs and prosperity
TornosNews.gr 20.08.2019

Zurich – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released analysis showing that the competitiveness of Switzerland’s air transport sector could generate an additional 36,000 [...]

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  1. 23/08 16:17

    Prime Minister: Greece Eurozone's 'pleasant surprise' in coming years

  2. 23/08 16:02

    Thessaloniki airport “Makedonia” in Greece selected by the airline industry

  3. 23/08 15:58

    Houston’s AHEPA 29 Educational Foundation bestows 41 scholarships for 2019

  4. 23/08 15:45

    Moody's: Greece's B1 rating supported by its 'Moderate' economic strength

  5. 23/08 15:30

    Greek Minister and Russian Ambassador discuss investments in tourism

  6. 23/08 11:02

    Government asks parliament to fast-track data privacy bill in Greece

  7. 22/08 18:32

    Professor Ioannis Lianos nominated for Competition Committee chief in Greece

  8. 22/08 17:24

    Cook’s Club opens latest hotel in the heart of Greek island of Rhodes

  9. 22/08 17:16

    Visit spectacular Calypso canyon in Thessaly Region of Greece

  10. 22/08 16:08

    Applications now available for FAITH Executive Education Program in US

  11. 22/08 15:59

    Power supply restored on Greek island of Poros after helicopter accident

  12. 22/08 15:24

    Aviation industry: Working together to shape a sustainable future

  13. 22/08 13:48

    Aegean Regatta 2019 reaches the Greek island of Psara

  14. 21/08 21:16

    Plans for big investments in new Greek malls

  15. 21/08 15:53

    Minister: News in September on flights to Cyprus and German market

  16. 21/08 15:08

    Greek PM receives head of US House Appropriations Committe Nita Lowey

  17. 21/08 13:56

    Foreign Ministry: Bank of China to open branch in Greece

  18. 21/08 11:06

    French investment interest focused on Greek tourism

  19. 21/08 11:04

    Greek coast guard intervened in 208 incidents with 5,608 foreign nationals in July

  20. 20/08 22:21

    New Piraeus cruise terminal and shopping mall discussed by Greek PM and port's mayor

  21. 20/08 22:15

    Young Cretan man’s quest to tour the world on 26-foot sailboat (video)

  22. 20/08 22:01

    New tender by central government for Athens and Thessaloniki bus systems

  23. 20/08 21:53

    Private helicopter crashes in sea off Greek island of Poros

  24. 20/08 21:36

    Coast guard rescues seven Israeli tourists from stranded yacht on fire

  25. 20/08 21:26

    First museum education dog in Greece as Cretan summer camp assistant

  26. 20/08 21:14

    Greek island of Samothrace to get port upgrade, stricter contracts for ferries

  27. 20/08 18:41

    Travel report: Antikythera, an island paradise at the edge of the Aegean (video)

  28. 20/08 18:10

    Greek firm buys fish farm operations for €51 million

  29. 20/08 16:31

    Νew international exchange opportunity for Greek students by SNF

  30. 20/08 15:41

    IATA: Competitiveness of Swiss aviation crucial for jobs and prosperity

  31. 20/08 14:02

    Greek Ministry of Culture reiterates legal claim to artifact vs. Sotheby’s in NY

  32. 20/08 12:56

    Greece's Paros to become first plastic waste-free island in Mediterranean

  33. 20/08 11:14

    Greek Tourism: +15.3% travel revenues in H1 2019 despite marginal arrivals' drop

  34. 19/08 21:42

    Qatar's traditional boat Al-Mubaraki docks at old port of Corfu in Greece

  35. 19/08 21:38

    Investments on agenda of Greek and French leaders meeting on Thursday

  36. 19/08 18:26

    Health Tourism: Greek state hospitals' expenditures up in 2018

  37. 19/08 16:36

    Research: One in 10 Brits missed out overseas holiday due to Brexit uncertainties

  38. 19/08 16:25

    Speed boat operator arrested off Greek island of Spetses for drunken driving

  39. 19/08 16:13

    2,1% rise in Cyprus tourist arrivals during July 2019

  40. 19/08 15:37

    Inscription found in Paleochoria links goddess Artemis to Amarynthos sanctuary

  41. 19/08 15:03

    Two massive petrified tree trunks discovered on Greek island of Lesvos

  42. 19/08 14:51

    Studies: Culture Tourism attracts visitors to Greek islands

  43. 19/08 12:45

    Greek Prime Minister to have series of trips abroad in the next period

  44. 19/08 10:28

    Two Greek government meetings on Samothrace's island ferry service

  45. 18/08 20:31

    Greek Investment Ministry to accelerate public-private projects for 2020-2023

  46. 18/08 20:20

    Greek Development Minister tours Afandou in Rhodes with investor

  47. 18/08 20:10

    Three bidders left for Hellenikon Casino investment in the Athens suburb

  48. 18/08 19:50

    Andros Jet to link Samothrace island with Alexandroupolis for two more days

  49. 18/08 19:26

    Exhibition opening on the Mosaic of Aegina in Greek island near Athens

  50. 18/08 19:15

    Aegean Regatta sets sail across Greece on Monday

  51. 18/08 19:05

    Impressive triangular home constructed in olive grove west of Athens

  52. 18/08 17:55

    Strong Greek pesence in ”Big 5 Construct Egypt 2019” Exhibition

  53. 18/08 13:59

    New art director of Greek Festival

  54. 17/08 18:58

    Lighthouses open to public across Greece on August 18

  55. 16/08 23:23

    Full moon events at archaeological sites to conclude in Greece Sunday

  56. 16/08 23:12

    Greek Ministers to meet on Monday on Samothrace island transportation issue

  57. 16/08 21:47

    Greece records impresssive primary surplus of €1.779 billion in Jan-July

  58. 16/08 21:28

    Greek hospital worker fined 100 euros for violating smoking ban

  59. 16/08 20:59

    Cyclades International Classical Music Festival on Greek island of Syros

  60. 16/08 16:38

    Full moon shining bright over Koroni castle in southern Greece

  61. 16/08 15:26

    Greek island of Kos installs tsunami alert amid complaints from local hoteliers

  62. 16/08 12:40

    No active firefronts on Evia island but authorities still on alert

  63. 15/08 23:04

    Greek Prime Minister attends August 15 liturgy in island of Tinos

  64. 15/08 20:25

    Real estate report: Strong demand for office space in Greece

  65. 15/08 19:53

    Dormition of Virgin Mary celebrated across Greece on August 15th

  66. 15/08 14:38

    ENFIA property tax bills to be posted on Taxisnet in Greece by August 31

  67. 14/08 22:28

    AP report: Shard unveils how Cyprus' ancient kingdoms managed economy

  68. 14/08 20:43

    Expert: Greek forests expanding over last 20-30 years despite fires

  69. 14/08 17:00

    Greek flight safety expert to win sector's top international distinction

  70. 14/08 16:14

    Urgent measures to reduce flight delays at airports in Greece during peak season

  71. 14/08 15:22

    Passenger traffic in Greek airports soars 4.7% during first seven months of 2019

  72. 14/08 13:29

    Two ferries to arrive at Greek island of Samothrace on Wednesday

  73. 14/08 11:07

    Strong winds to temporarily subside in Greece

  74. 13/08 22:01

    AP: Kevin Spacey offers poetic tribute to Greek statue at Rome Museum (video)

  75. 13/08 21:56

    Greek Culture Minister meets with Chinese Ambassador to Athens Zhang Qiyue

  76. 13/08 21:56

    Two Greek beaches among world's top-50

  77. 13/08 17:24

    Media report: Secret ‘rooftop beach’ opens in the heart of Athens

  78. 13/08 13:13

    Visitors and revenues of Greek museums and ancient sites rise in April 2019

  79. 13/08 11:31

    Wildfire raging on Evia creates smoke cloud visible from Attica

  80. 13/08 09:42

    Schinias and Marathonas beaches out of bounds in Attica on Tuesday

  81. 12/08 19:28

    US Ambassador welcomes NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo in Athens

  82. 12/08 18:52

    Mayor: Elafonissos island in Greece is a safe tourist destination

  83. 12/08 18:42

    Full moon events at archaeological sites in Greece to conclude Sunday

  84. 12/08 17:59

    Unique intact Hellenistic tomb found in Kozani of northern Greece

  85. 12/08 17:34

    Minister Theocharis: New strategic plan for the development of Greek tourism

  86. 12/08 14:24

    Wildfire on Mount Hymettus of Attica Region under total control

  87. 11/08 22:18

    Perseid meteor shower to peak on Greek sky on Monday

  88. 11/08 22:13

    Greek Prime Minsiter calls for shipowners to register their fleets locally

  89. 11/08 22:06

    Temperatures up to 40C to continue across Greece on Monday

  90. 11/08 22:01

    Building permits in Cyprus record big annual rise during first five months

  91. 11/08 21:47

    Greek island of Santorini becomes a global destination for parkour (videos)

  92. 11/08 21:29

    "Snakes of Virgin Mary" appear again in Greek island of Kefalonia (video)

  93. 10/08 18:32

    Media report: Roofless room in Greek island of Crete available on Airbnb

  94. 10/08 17:52

    First traditional Greek ‘Kafeneion’ opens up in the heart of Paris

  95. 09/08 21:03

    Fifth annual Molyvos International Music Festival opens in Lesvos

  96. 09/08 18:21

    Interest grows for 'last chance' debt settlement scheme in Greece

  97. 09/08 18:15

    French Finance Minister Le Maire meets with Greek officials in Athens

  98. 09/08 17:58

    Global Health Tourism figures honored in Ithaca, the island of Odysseus in Greece

  99. 09/08 17:53

    Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew wins 2019 ECOS Environmental Award (video)

  100. 09/08 17:48

    New PM reaffirms commitment Eldorado Gold's investment in Greece to proceed

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