Sofia Zacharaki

Social cohesion ministry will ‘strengthen family’

The new Ministry of Social Cohesion and Family will work on "strengthening the family" and on the "harmonization that must exist between professional and family life," its first minister has said.

Sofia Zacharaki was speaking at the handover ceremony at the former Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, which will be split in two to create the new ministry.

Diving tourism council formed

In the context of the implementation of the National Development Strategy for Diving Tourism, by decision of the competent Deputy Minister of Tourism, Sofia Zacharaki, a Diving Tourism Council is established - its members were appointed - with responsibilities to study the available data and trends observed regarding the development of this specific form of tourism. The Council, chaired by Mr.

Bulgarians Will Be Able to Vacation in Greece from Mid-April, Test Opening for Balkan Tourists Planned for Easter

Greece has already announced that the country's big opening for tourists will be on May 14, but before that in April a test opening will be made for a number of countries, including Balkan countries and Israel.

This became clear after a visit by Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis to Romania, reports the English-language edition Greek City Times

Proposal for online tourism training conference in Greece

Deputy Tourism Minister Sofia Zacharaki tabled a proposal for Greece to host the first conference of the newly created Online Education Committee of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), during a video conference of the committee on Thursday.

She also stressed Greece's recent leap in distance learning.