Delta variant shifts goalposts for tourism season and vaccinations

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Covid, Mitsotakis, Tourism
Athens Airport metro
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The tourism industry is having to face up to the prospect of another drastically curtailed summer season, as European concerns over the rapid spread of the Delta variant of the coronavirus look likely to result in further restrictions on travel.

As recently as last week, PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis reiterated the government’s hope that tourism would be able to fetch half the revenues in 2021 as it did in the record pre-pandemic season of 2019. This week that prospect already looks out of reach, with...

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