Dubai-based Emirates today unveiled plans to boost capacity to Athens with the addition of a second daily flight to the Greek capital from March 1, taking the total weekly flights serving Athens to 14.
The flight will be linked to the e
Greece's finance minister accused creditors of trying to "terrorise" Greeks into accepting austerity, warning Europe stood to lose as much as Athens if the country is forced out of the euro after a referendum on Sunday on bailout t
More than a third of automated teller machines across Greece ran out of cash on Saturday before they were replenished as Greeks pulled out money on fears their country was set to crash out of the euro, three banking sources said.
An earthquake shook central Greece early on Tuesday and was felt as far away as the capital, Athens, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, Greek authorities said.
The quake of 5.2 magnitude occurred at 0109 GM
Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, has announced a limited-period offer giving passengers travelling to Greece the opportunity to fly onwards from Athens International Airport to 14 Greek destinations for free.
Greece-based Aegean Airlines has commenced flights to Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA).
Launched in co-operation with Petra Travel and Tourism Company, the inaugural flight arrived from At
Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, has launched a “Double Miles” promotion giving its loyalty programme members the opportunity to earn double miles when flying to the airline’s newest destination, Athens.
Abu Dhabi-based Al Maabar has joined two other international firms to form a joint venture that will develop a 7 billion euros ($9.71 billion) project in Greece, which is set to be the largest mixed-use development in Europe.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is set to boost frequency and capacity to key Mediterranean destinations from its Abu Dhabi hub.
The airlines will increase the Abu Dhabi-Athens route from seven