Category: travel

Greece Expects Over 2.8 Million Tourists from TUI in 2018

The Greek Tourism Ministry’s strategic cooperation with travel giant TUI is expected to result to over 2.8 million tourists visiting Greece in 2018, an increase of more than 10 percent for the second consecutive year. During a recent meeting in Athens between Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and TUI Group CEO Fritz Joussen, a series of issues were discussed, including the extension of the travel […]

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More Greeks Traveling in Summer 2018

Domestic travel traffic picked up pace in the three months of summer marking a 10 percent increase compared to the same period last year, while travel abroad grew by 20 percent against 2017, said the Federation of Hellenic Associations of Tourist & Travel Agencies (FedHATTA) on Monday.  More specifically, citing Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data, the number of Greeks traveling in […]

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Fraport Expects 14 Greek Airports to Record Rise in 2018 Passenger Numbers

Greece’s 14 regional airports are set to record a high single digit rise in passenger numbers this year, according to Fraport Group, which announced a 13.0 percent increase in group revenue to 1.532 billion euros for the first six months of 2018. The Frankfurt-based mother company of Fraport Greece, currently managing 14 airports across the country, said during the announcement […]

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CEO: Fraport Greece’s performance better than expected

Fraport AG CEO Stefan Schulte this week referred to a better-than-expected performance by group’s Greek subsidiary so far, in an interview with the economic daily WirtschaftsWoche. Fraport Greece, a majority of which is controlled by Fraport AG, assumed the management of 14 airports around the country last year, a 40-year concession deemed as the most […]

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