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A category news covering aspects of ports and tourism. This includes the development of tourism facilities – marinas, hotels and commercial facilities. Also includes aspects of the cruise ship industry.

Messina port authority looks to revive cruise ship calls

Messina, Italy (PortSEurope) January 29, 2021 – Autorità di Sistema Portuale dello Stretto (AdSP – Strait) has held talks with local...

EBRD backs Split port development

Split, Croatia (PortSEurope) November 4, 2020 – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided €600,000 to fund an urban...

Ellaktor Group subsidiary set to sign Alimos Marina concession

Piraeus, Greece (Ports Europe) May 5, 2020 – Greece is proceeding with the privatisation of the Alimos Marina, south of Piraeus, and a concession...

Malaga port attends Boot Düsseldorf

The president of the Port Authority has held meetings with specialized companies to publicize the future project of the San Andrés marina – January 21,...

Co-Evolve4BG project will promote the sustainable development of tourism activities in coastal areas

Fundación Valenciaport (Valenciaport Foundation) – November 29, 2019 The Valenciaport Foundation has started working on the project Co-Evolve4BG...

Valencia port: five cruise ships trigger tourism

The simultaneous arrival of five cruise ships to Valenciaport has activated the entire tourist offer in the province of Valencia. The ships, from the cruise...

Athens-Shanghai direct airline agreement discussed to increase tourism

Shanghai, Greece (Ports Europe) November 8, 2019 – As part of the efforts of the Greek delegation in Shanghai to promote business between the two...

AdSP del Mare Adriatico Meridionale (Bari) signs regional development protocol

Bari, Italy (PortSEurope) October 16, 2019 – The president of Bari-based Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del Mare Adriatico Meridionale (AdSP –...

Tanger Med strengthens its service offering for passengers by opening new ONOMO hotel

July 29, 2019 As part of the ongoing efforts to improve the comfort and travel conditions of passengers passing through the port, especially during the Marhaba...

Ancona port to host Adriatic Sea Forum in May

Ancona, Italy (Ports Europe) May 3, 2019 – Ancona port will host the Adriatic Sea Forum – cruise, ferry, sail & yacht, an international...

Damen Shipyards and Porto Montenegro review luxury yacht development

Bar, Montenegro (Ports Europe) April 26, 2019 – Prime Minister Duško Marković and representatives of Dutch shipbuilding company Damen Kommer Damen and...

COSCO hotel proposal for Piraeus port hotels approved

Piraeus, Greece (Ports Europe) April 16, 2019 – The Greek Culture Ministry’s Central Council for Modern Monuments has approved a proposal submitted by...

La Chiusa di Pontedoro to start construction of Piombino tourist port in 2019

Piombino, Italy (Ports Europe) April 4, 2019 – Italian cooperative La Chiusa di Pontedoro arl plans to start the construction of a tourist port in Piombino...

Deputy Minister of Tourism visits DP World Limassol

Limassol, Cyprus (Ports Europe) April 3, 2019 – Deputy Minister of Tourism, Savvas Perdios, visited DP World Limassol on March 19, 2019, to discuss...

Andalusian ports move about 1 million cruise passengers in 2018

Málaga, Spain (Ports Europe) February 20, 2019 – Andalusia has become one of the main strategic points for cruise tourism in Spain. Last year, a total...

Indian delegation visits Taranto port for event

Taranto, Italy (PortSEurope) November 7, 2018 – The international conference Mediterranean and Indian Ocean, dialogue between seas, was presented at a...

Malaga port authority receives tourism award

Málaga, Spain (PortSEurope) November 4, 2018 – The president of Autoridad Portuaria de Málaga (APM – Port Authority of Málaga), Paulino Plata,...

8th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism takes place in Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki, Greece (PortSEurope) October 12, 2018 – The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Ministry of Tourism of Greece and the...

Andulusian port promote city-port relations

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) October 11, 2018 – A total of 13 autonomous Andalusian ports have taken steps to make their facilities to tourists...

Rodi Garganico wins “Best Tourist Port of the Year in Italy” award

Bari, Italy (Ports Europe) September 25, 2018 – The tourist port of Rodi Garganico has been awarded the “Best Tourist Port of the Year in Italy”...

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