Investing in Greece

After a long period of crisis, the Greek economy has started developing again and regains its rightful dominant position in the Eastern Mediterranean, the Balkans and Europe. New investment opportunities are emerging in areas, such as tourism, energy, shipping, transportation, production and processing of agricultural products, environmental sciences, industry, etc. The attraction of investors is …

Greece is recovering, is reformed and has strong advantages, says Sir Suma Chakrabarti

“I support the idea of the ‘clean exit’ from the economic program because Greece is recovering, is reformed and has strong advantages” stated European Bank of Restructuring and Development (EBRD) president Sir Suma Chakrabati to Athens Macedonian News Agency. While referring tο the brain drain phenomenon in Greece, he claimed it can be reversed as it happened …

Filming in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

Greece is for many reasons a film friendly country; its unique light and natural beauty, as well as its rich cultural heritage and versatile architecture have attracted many Bollywood productions with Kashmira Shah’s movie “Die Tomorrow” and  the song “Swag Se Swagat” for the movie “Tiger Zinda Hai” with Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif being among the most recent and interesting ones. …

Greek Tourism’s dynamic presence at India’s Outbound Travel Mart – Positive prospects for increased Indian tourist arrivals in Greece 2018

The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) has participated for second year in India’s largest tourist exhibition “Outbound Travel Mart” (OTM), which took place in Mumbai from 18 to 20 January 2018. The participation of the GNTO is within the framework of the national tourism policy for the global promotion of Greece as a top destination for …

Indian Participation in Thessaloniki International Fair

This year as well India is participating at the Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) exhibiting  a wide variety of folk art items, clothing, footwear, jewelery and food products. Thirty one Indian companies participating in the Fair present their products at pavilions 4 and 5. You can see a full list of the exhibitors from India HERE The 82nd TIF, …

Greek traditional flavors in Annapurna food exhibition

Greek agricultural products and packaged food are becoming more and more popular in the Indian market, raising significantly the interest in importing high quality food products from Greece. Those who will be in Mumbai from 14 till 16 September 2017, will have the opportunity to experience the tastes of  Yunani (Greek) food legacies in the European Union …

Indian tourist agents in Thessaly

The Administrative Region of Thessaly invited 16 Indian representatives of major tourist agencies (Chrysalis Holidays, DMC Representations, etc.) to visit Meteora, the traditional village of Ambelakia in Mount Olympus, the ancient theater of Larissa, Pelion, Skiathos Island, Lake Plastiras and other touristic sights of the wider region from 14 until 20 June 2017. The Indian delegation was …

Greek-Indian cooperation for the construction of the airport in Kastelli, Crete

An infrastructure consortium made up of India’s GMR Airports Limited (GAL) and Greek GEK Terna has won the tender for the construction of the new Kastelli airport in Heraklion, Crete, and expects to receive Greek parliament’s approval by the end of the year. The joint infrastructure consortium has placed its bid at 480 million euros …

International Conference & Exhibition “Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum – 2017”

Following the resounding success of last May’s 3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum, attended by over 700 stakeholders from the global cruising and yachting sectors, the 4th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum will take place on May 23-24, 2017 in Athens, Greece. As the cruise industry’s development focus increasingly shifts towards the fast growing Chinese, Indian and South East Asian …