Greece Expects 20 Percent Tourism Increase This Year
On Friday, Greece's Minister of Tourism Vassilis Kikilias said that Greece will experience a 20 percent increase in tourism this year. He also predicted a lengthening of the season this summer. The comments were made during a speech on the...
Direct Flights From US to Greece Extended Into Winter Months
Direct flights from the US to Greece will be extended into the winter months, the Athens-Macedonia News Agency (AMNA) said in a report published on Tuesday. Delta, following the launch in 2022 of a direct Athens-Boston flight for the first...
Greece Travel Αrrivals Reach One Million Per Week In August
Greece will be welcoming one million travelers every week this period of summer, Tourism Minister Kikilias told an interview with AMNA.
Greece and Google Launch Partnership for the Tourism Industry
On Friday, Greece and Google announced a new partnership for accelerating the green and sustainable transformation of the Greek tourism industry. The news was announced by Greek Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias and Google EMEA Business and Operations President Matt Brittin...
Greece Aims to Vaccinate Entire Adult Population by July
Greece announced on Wednesday it is speeding up vaccinations and aims to vaccinate the entire adult population for Covid-19 by July.
Covid-19: Record 43 Deaths in Greece; New Emergency Measures Announced
A record 43 people who had suffered from Covid-19 died in Greece Wednesday, and there are currently 297 intubated patients in intensive care units around Greece -- representing the highest number of intubated patients recorded in one day since...
China Sends One Million Surgical Masks to Greece
A shipment of medical supplies provided by the Chinese government to Greece, at the urgent request of the Greek government, arrived in Athens on Saturday, via the Air China CA 863 flight. The aid, weighing about 8 tons, includes 550,000...
Anarchist Group ''Rubicon'' Strikes Again, Throwing Paint in Health Minister's Office
The well-known Greek anarchist group ''Rubicon'' struck again on Friday, this time at the office of the country's Minister of Health, Vassilis Kikilias. A total of four members of the group, comprising three men and one woman, threw red paint...
The Government Is Targeting the Whole Society, Says ND Spokesman Kikilias
New Democracy (ND) spokesman Vassilis Kikilias on Sunday accused the government of devastating the professionals, the low pensioners, the labourers and of targeting the whole society. "The Greek people have learned the truth and are outraged...In the following days New Democracy...
ND Spox: Greece Will Not Return to Normality Even if the Negotiation Concludes
Main opposition New Democracy (ND) spokesman Vassilis Kikilias on Thursday in an interview with Skai TV leveled against the government saying that even if the negotiation concludes, the country will not return to normality. Kikillias, who participates in the EPP...