Presentation of the e-tourist visa for India in Athens and Thessaloniki

The office of Indian Tourism in Milan and the Indian Embassy in Athens organized on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Titania Hotel in Athens an information event for obtaining tourist visas for India online (e-tourist visa). The presentation was accompanied by a small reception attended by the Ambassador of India to Greece Mrs. M. Manimekalai, the …

The city of Kavala won the most promising new destination award OTM Mumbai 2016 in India

  The city of Kavala won the most promising new destination award for 2016 in India’s biggest travel trade show “OTM” held from 18 to 20 February in Mumbai. The prize was awarded to the President of the municipal enterprise of Kavala “DIMOPHILIA” Mrs. Anastasia Iosifidou in a special ceremony held in the auditorium of the Mumbai …

Namaste Greece

Due to the growing interest of Indians for Greece, a group of Greek and Indian entrepreneurs decided and took the initiative to join forces and cooperate in various fields such as trade, tourism, culture and more generally to open up channels of cooperation with the whole continent, since Greece is geographically the closest to India …

70 Indian Tour Operators Visit Greece

For more photographs press here. For the first time the Hellenic Association of Travel and Tourist Agencies (ΗΑΤΤΑ) invited and extended full hospitality to the members of the Outbound Tour Operators Association of India (ΟΤΟΑΙ) who came to broaden the professional collaboration and accommodate a strong demand of Indians for trips to Greece.   The invitation has become a logical outcome …

Hellenic Federation of Enterprises Establishes Greek-Indian CEO’s Forum

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Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) and the Federation of Manufacturers of India signed an agreement on establishment of the Greek-Indian CEO’s Forum in Mumbai on 14.11.2007. The Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Petros Doukas, who is on an official visit to the country, was present at the ceremony. During the ceremony Mr. Thanasis Lavidas, …

Assessing Tourism Potential in India

Secretary-General of the Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO) George Koletsos visited India ( August 29 – September 3, 2011) on a mission to assess the tourism potential and prospects. The World Tourism Organization predicts that by 2020 India will “export” 50 million tourists. A visitor from India spends an average of over €2,000, while the majority of …

India – Honored Country in the 74th Thessaloniki International Trade Fair

The 74th Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) will open on 5 September 2009 having nominated India as the honored country. This rapidly developing Asian country will give a special “tint” to this year’s event as the program will embrace various performances like thefood festival, movies nights, music and dance shows.  Distinguished Indian speakers will participate in the TIF Business Forum and will discuss economic …

Greek Minister of Tourism in the 5th World Travel & Tourism Council in New Delhi

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The Greek Minister of Tourism, Mr Dimitris Avramopoulos travelled to India and participated in the 5th World Travel & Tourism Summit, which took place from April 8-10, 2005 in New Delhi. In a series of highly interactive discussions and key-note presentations, 700 leading government, industry and media players from around the world discussed the need for the Travel …

Odysseia – The First Greek Restaurant in New Delhi

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(Τhe article is only for the archive as the restaurant has stopped working) ODYSSEIA, the first Greek restaurant in New Delhi, is the brainchild of the Greek culinary journalist Margarita Pappa. The menu is a result of her understanding of the palate and diverse tastes of Indian food lovers and  a careful selection of modern and …