Connections between Greece and the Gulf have increased noticeably after two carriers—Gulf Air and Aegean Airlines—have launched services between the region and Athens. Gulf Air restarted services between Bahrain and the Greek capital Monday, after suspending them in March 2012 as the Bahraini carrier sought to curtail heavy losses by cutting underperforming routes. It announced earlier this year it would return to the Greek capital as the European nation’s economy began to ...

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