Metro to Publish English Language Olympic Daily in Athens

15 April 2004

Metro International, the largest international newspaper in the world, is to publish a special daily English language Olympic edition in Greece this August to coincide with the Olympic Games.

Free of charge, Metro Olympic will be distributed at Olympic venues and tourist attractions. Copies will also be channelled via transportation facilities, hotels, restaurants and the boats plying between the Greek mainland and its numerous offshore islands.

Targeting the million-plus visitors expected to pack Athens during the Olympics during the period 2-29 August, the special edition will feature news and information about the Games.

Metro publishes daily editions in sixteen countries in Europe, North and South America and Asia, reaching over 13 million daily readers.

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