Greece is expected to attract more than 32 million tourists in 2018, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura said at the "Blue Flags" annual meeting organised by the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature, the municipality of Zakynthos and the island's hoteliers.
Greece is now able to assume more international initiatives for "Silk Road" tourism, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura said on Thursday, at the conclusion in Thessaloniki of the 8th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism.
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met on Friday with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Secretary General Angel Gurria in Paris where they discussed developing closer ties in the field of tourism.
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura has concluded a visit to Seoul, where she participated in the 7th World Conference of the World Tourism Organization of the United Nations.
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met on Monday with her South Korean counterpart Do Jong-hwan on the sidelines of the 7th World Congress of the UN World Tourism Organisation taking place in Seoul.
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura presented the best practices for the sustainable development of Greek destinations during the 7th World Tourism Conference held in Seoul.
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met with the head of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) on Thursday, Yang Jianrong.
Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov on Monday expressed his condolences to the Greek people for the tragic fires in eastern Attica, during a meeting with Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura in Athens.
The possibility of upgrading tourist cooperation between Greece and Korea was discussed during Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura's meeting with the ambassador of the Republic of Korea Lim Su-sook in Athens on Tuesday.
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura called on visiting European Commissioner for Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici to support the Greek effort to include tourism in the new EU long-term fiscal framework that will start in 2024.