Prank Call Causes Delays in Ships departures from Santorini

A call from an unknown man warning of an explosive device inside a ship waiting to sail for Piraeus from the port of Santorini...

Greece Could Become Global Maritime Capital, Says New Report

The Greek shipping industry is adapting to become a leading global maritime hub says a report by auditors Ernst & Young (E&Y), which outlines...

Greek Shipowners Extend Voluntary Deal to Pay Additional Tax in 2018

The Union of Greek Shipowners (USG) approved a proposal by its president Theodoros Veniamis on Monday, to extend an agreement with the State to...

Venture Promoting Piraeus Port as Hub for One Belt One Road

Cosco, Piraeus Port Authority and Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) on Monday joined their forces by signing to significant memorandums of cooperation of global...

Chinese Investors First in Taking Advantage of Greece’s Golden Visa Program

The Golden Visa program is one of the most inventive projects created by Greece's Ministry of Economy to lure foreign investors in order to...

Greek Merchant Fleet Bigger by 90 Million Tons in 7 Years

The Greek-owned merchant fleet has grown by 90 million tons in seven years, putting the country at the top of the global shipping industry,...

Greek Seamen’s Union Announce Extension of Strike; No Ferry Services for 4 Days

After walking off the job Tuesday, the seamen's union announced that same afternoon that they are extending their strike, which was originally planned to...

Wonder Cruise Ship “Majestic Princess” is in Piraeus

The cruise ship Majestic Princess of Princess Cruises arrived in Piraeus Port on Sunday to start one of a total of eight cruises this...

Three companies Submit Improved Bids for Thessaloniki Port’s Privatization

Greece’s privatization fund HRADF announced on Friday it has received three improved binding financial offers for the acquisition of a 67 percent stake in...

“George Averof” Naval Ship to Be Revived by Alexandros Goulandris

The legendary ship, “George Averof” is beloved by all - something which she has earned in her years of service in the Hellenic Navy....

Greece is the Place to Be for Mega Luxury Yachts

Over the past several weeks at least four mega luxury yacht owners have chosen Perama, Elefsina or Halkida to undergo repairs, maintenance and even...

Greek Shipping Loses to Italy in the Adriatic

Ships with the Greek flag are becoming less common in the Adriatic Sea, as the domination of Italian shipping is now confirmed, a Kathimerini...

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