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New Greek government won't ban all-inclusives

Golden Beach, Greece.
Golden Beach, Greece. Image by Horia Varlan / CC BY 2.0

The new Greek government has no plans to ban all-inclusive resorts, according to the newly appointed Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura. It does, however, plan to improve the traditional all-inclusive model to ensure there are benefits for local markets and the economy. International tour operators also don’t expect a negative impact of the recent election results in Greece on the 2015 tourist season, particularly because of the weakening of the euro. Read more: news.gtp.gr