Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura sent an open invitation to Chinese entrepreneurs to visit Greece and invest in the tourism sector, in her address at an Athens Chamber of Tradesmen event on the Alibaba open market platform.
Greece, said Kountoura, is the ideal destination for tourists from China and at the same time offers the opportunity to entrepreneurs to operate in Greece.
Towards this direction Alibaba web platform will also give the opportunity to Greek tourism businessmen for cooperation with China.
Kountoura said that her ministry puts emphasis on the opening of new markets. The opening and approach to China's market that started in 2015 is already bearing fruit, said Kountoura adding that a substantial increase in tourists from China was recorded in 2016.