ECONOMY

Foreign arrivals at Greek airports rise 6.8 pct in Jan-July

Foreign arrivals at Greek airports were up 6.8 percent in the January-July period, approaching 8 million, according to official data.

Revenues in the first half increased 17.8 percent to 3.3 billion euros.

Neighboring Turkey saw a 10.7 percent rise in the number of visitors in the first seven months.