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Tzitzikostas

Thessaloniki Airport is ready to become busy again

Deputy Minister of Civil Protection and Crisis Management, Nikos Hardalias announced that Thessaloniki, like Athens, is ready to start receiving tourists from June 15. After meeting with the health personnel that will…

australia

The Greeks trapped in the so-called “lucky country”

Trouble continues for a number of Greek nationals who happened to be in Australia at the time of the coronavirus outbreak and are now unable to return to Greece, mainly because the…

KASTELLI AIRPORT

Crete to become home to Greece’s second largest Airport

Crete is set to become home to a new international airport, which will be Greece’s second-largest airport, after Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis laid the foundation stone at Kastelli, on Saturday. “This airport…

ATHENS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Athens Airport major expansion project given the green light

Athens’ International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” is set to receive a huge expansion and major renovations, after the massive project was given the green light. According to Ypodomes, this is the first major…

ATHENS AIRPORT

Chinese tourists from Wuhan arrive at Athens Airport

A group of Chinese tourists from Wuhan, where the Coronavirus broke out, arrived in Athens via Italy on Sunday afternoon to depart for their holiday to Santorini. There was an alert at…

Baby girl born at Athens Eleftherios Venizelos Airport 1

Baby girl born at Athens Eleftherios Venizelos Airport

Athens Eleftherios Venizelos Airport was blessed with the unexpected birth of a baby girl on Friday, as a woman went into labour shortly after disembarking from her overseas flight. The airport’s EKAV…

"Eleftherios Venizelos” Athens International Airport

Athens airport wins award in Australia

The “Eleftherios Venizelos” Athens International Airport won the ‘Highly Commended’ award at the World Routes 2019 Airport Awards, held in Adelaide, Australia on September 21-24. Athens international airport won the award in…

'Hellinikon Project' to move ahead as 100% Greek owned 11

‘Hellinikon Project’ to move ahead as 100% Greek owned

Lamda Development has announced it is issuing a cash call for up to 650 million euros to take over the “Hellinikon Project” making it 100% Greek-owned after international investors withdrew interest in…

Athens International Airport named best in Europe 16

Athens International Airport named best in Europe

Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” has been named best airport in Europe in the ‘Over 20 million passenger’ category, winning first prize at the Routes Europe 2019 awards held in Hanover on…

Burger King opening up at Athens International Airport 18

Burger King opening up at Athens International Airport

Well-known American fast food chain Burger King is opening up their second store at a Greek airport, this time at Athens ‘Eleftherios Venizelos’ International Airport. The news comes after the popular burger…

Greek airports announce record breaking year 20

Greek airports announce record breaking year

Greece’s airports have peaked with international visitors in 2018, recording an additional 680,000 passengers in the January-October period and a 9.6 percent increase in the number of flights, compared to the whole year in…

Direct flights from Athens to Skopje restart again today 22

Direct flights from Athens to Skopje restart again today

Greek carrier Aegean Airlines is inaugurating its first direct flight between Athens and Skopje today, November 1, amid a thaw in relations following a deal to rename FYROM “North Macedonia.” FYROM’s Deputy…

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