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Greek Parliament’s Budget Office sees higher primary surplus this year

The Greek economy remains on a positive course, the Parliament’s Budget Office said in a report on the Greek economy presented on Tuesday, but it warned of uncertainties related to pensions and to the course of the global economy. “The Greek economy remains on a positive course, unemployment is falling, employment and wages rising, while […]

DER Touristik CEO Says 2019 ‘Super Year for Greece’

The Greek island of Samos, as well as Rhodes, Kos and Crete, will be the top destinations for DER Touristik clients in 2019, said René Herzog, company CEO for Central Europe, adding that 2019 promises to be the “year of Greece”. Frankfurt-based travel company DER Touristik is a member of REWE Group, which also represents operators […]

EU: Greece rates high in quality of sea water, low in landfill management

Improvements in the areas of solid waste management, urban waste water treatment and protection of the natural environment are currently under review by the European Commission for a report to be published in 2019, concerning which Spain and Greece have registered the most infringements of Community environmental legislation. Greece has been cited for a total […]

Ryanair launches two new Crete routes to Milan (Bergamo & Malpensa)

Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, today (8 Nov) announced two new routes from Heraklion, Crete to Milan Bergamo and Milan Malpensa, with a twice weekly service on each commencing in June 2019, which will be a part of Ryanair’s Summer 19 schedule. Greek consumers and visitors can now enjoy even lower fares and the latest “Always […]

Hellenic- German cooperation for Health Tourism established in Crete

Greece’s Health Tourism and its prospects of growth, with the assistance of  Greece’s and German Regional Government  support and know how, has been among the central topics discussed  at the 8th annual Hellenic-German Assembly, which closed its works today in Hersonissos, Crete. The President of Central Union of Municipalities of Greece  Mr. George Patoulis, and […]