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    Greece issues tourism warning

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    Tourism accounts for about 15% of Greece's output and one in five jobs, but an industry official said on Wednesday he feared that tourism income in 2012 might be 10 to 15% down on last year's 10.5 billion euros.

    Greece attracted about a million and a half extra tourists last year, due to a mixture of bargain-hunting and fears about Tunisia and Egypt. So what is putting the tourists off?