Legendary Onassis Yacht Docks at Greece’s Piraeus Port (video)

The legendary 99-meter yacht Christina O that belonged to Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis has docked at Piraeus Port as a stop on a Mediterranean cruise. The...

Shipping World Gathers in Athens for Capital Link’s Forum

More than 1200 shipping company executives, investors, analysts, financiers attended the “Capital Link’s 6th Biennial Analyst & Investor Day Shipping Forum” that took place...

China Complains over Picketing at Piraeus Port

Picketing of a Chinese-run cargo terminal at Piraeus this week, has sparked diplomatic tensions between Athens and Beijing. Greek media reports on Friday claimed China's...

Greece’s Port of Piraeus Ranked 7th Largest in Europe

Piraeus has been ranked 7th biggest among Europe's 20 largest ports in 2017, according to new study by a leading industry journal. According to Port...

Armada of Luxury Ships Descends Upon Greece’s Nafplio (video)

It is not everyday you see an armada of luxury yachts from all over Europe descend upon one city, but Nafplio in the Peloponnese...

Greek Ferry Strike Rumbles on Until Friday

Greece will be left with operating ferries until Friday as a maritime union extends Wednesday's strike action for another 24 hours. The decision was announced...

Greek Shipowner Gerasimos Agoudimos Dies at 76

Greek shipowner Gerasimos Agoudimos has died in Lugano, Switzerland at the age of 76, his family has announced. Agoudimos came from a shipping family of...

Neorion Shipyards on Syros in Operation Again, Soon to Change Hands

The Neorion Shipyards on Syros is in operation again after being inactive for one year and is soon to be transferred to ONEX Shipyards,...

Greek State Wraps Up Sale of Thessaloniki Port

Greece's second-largest port has been sold off to a German-led group in a deal with €1.1 billion ($1.3 billion). Friday's deal is the culmination of...

Greek Tanker Suspected of Fuel Smuggling Seized in Libya

A Greek-owned tanker has been seized and its crew arrested in Libya on suspicion they planned to smuggle oil out of the North African...

Greek Shipyard Faces Liquidation

Chinese state involvement in Greece's maritime sector could intensify after an Athens court ruled the liquidation of Hellenic Shipyards in Skaramagas could go ahead. Cosco, which...

Meet the Greeks in Forbes’ List of Billionaires

Four Greeks have been included in a list of the world’s billionaires in 2018 released by Forbes. The 2,208 men and women are from 72...

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