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Ambassador Mr. Tom Amolo, Political & Diplomatic Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Trade of Kenya arrived in Athens (April 10-13, 2017) to have talks with his counterparts in the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The Hon. Consul of Kenya, Mrs. Vicky Pantazopoulou, presented, during a specially organized forum, entrepreneurial opportunities in Kenya’s market regarding mainly sectors such as constructions, energy, health, tourism, education and agricultural products.

The Hon. Consul of the Republic of Kenya in the Hellenic Republic, Mrs. Vicky Pantazopoulou, with Miss Jemima Sumgong, the Kenyan Marathoner, that together with the also Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge, was named by AIMS Best Marathon Runner for 2016. Both Kenyans won the gold medal of the Marathon Run in Rio 2016.

The possibilities for religious tourism to be developed between Kenya and Greece become more and more obvious. Most Kenyans visit Greece to follow the steps of Saint Paul, their presence in the country being like a pilgrimage. Their itinerary often includes a visit to Cyprus and a cruise to Aegean islands like Patmos and Crete.