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Found 9 posts tagged with ‘strike’.


Anti-austerity strike on Rhodes

Sep 26th, 2012 Posted in News | Read the full story

The first big anti-austerity strike since a coalition government took power in June, is taking place today. On Rhodes shops pulled down their shutters as people took the streets to protest. Transports and pubic services were shut for the strike but no major problems were reported. The airport is open, ...


Archeological sites closed

Oct 12th, 2011 Posted in News | Read the full story

Due to a strike by the personnel of the Ministry of Culture, all the archeological sites in Rhodes will remain closed for two days (12 & 13 October).


Flight delays due to air controllers strike

Sep 4th, 2011 Posted in News | Read the full story

The Greek Air Traffic Controller (ATC) union is on a nationwide strike from 14:00-18:00 on Sept. 4. Flight delays and cancelations are to be expected.


FCO Travel advice for Greece updated

Aug 3rd, 2011 Posted in News | Read the full story

In view of the recent events at Heraklion airport the Foreign & Commonwealth Office has updated their travel advice. Although there are no travel restrictions in place for Greece, travelers are warned to expect regular strikes and demonstrations that can cause disruption to public transport in and out of Greece. ...


No strikes in Rhodes

Jun 15th, 2011 Posted in News | Read the full story

Contrary to BBC (and other media) reports, the strike is limited to Athens. There are no strikes in Rhodes and no delays in flights. UPDATE: The media focus on the violent scenes arriving from Athens but if you're interested on the real facts, we invite you to take a look at ...


Temporary relief on the strike front

Jul 24th, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

The air controllers strike that was planned for today, Saturday July 24, was suspended after a court order but their Union has decided for more 24 hour strikes in the middle of the summer season. It is expected that travelers may have to face flight delays and cancellations in the ...


No risk in Rhodes

May 6th, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

People travelling to Rhodes have a legitimate concern about their safety after the protests that made headlines in all the media around the world. Yesterday's general strike and the disorders that followed were confined in down center of Athens and Thessaloniki. They mainly involved a small minory of left extremists ...


Interruption in Flights

May 4th, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

Travelers using Greek air carriers will face tomorrow (May 5th) service interruptions as there will be a general strike in Greece. We hope that on Rhodes the effects of the strike will be milder than the rest of the country.


Diagoras Airport closed

Dec 9th, 2008 Posted in News | Read the full story

Flights to Rhodes scheduled for December 10th, will be cancelled due to the 24-hours general strike that will take place tomorrow. Air traffic controllers of Greece will also participate in the strike, which will affect air traffic in all Greek airports.