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...

The Striking Yacht of Abramovich Arrives in Crete

The luxurious yacht "Eclipse" of Russian Roman Abramovich, is located in the Venetian Port of Chania in Crete. The yacht was anchored northeast of...

First Cruise Liner of 2014 Berths at Piraeus

  The first cruise liner of 2014 to arrive at the Greek harbor of Piraeus was the Costa Deliziosa with 2,890 passengers. The administration of Piraeus...

Bulgaria Complains About Blockades in Borders with Greece

Bulgaria has complained to Greece and notified Brussels about the continuing blockade of the Greek-Bulgarian border checkpoints as a result of the protests of...

Greek Coastguard Seizes Ship with Explosives Heading for Libya

Authorities have seized a Tanzanian-flagged ship heading for Libya and carrying materials used to make explosives, according to the Greek coastguard. The vessel "Andromeda" was...

Greece Could See Tremendous Profit from Japanese Shipping Companies Merging

On Monday three Japanese shipping companies announced their intentions to merge, which would result in creating the third largest company of shipping companies with...

Watch Moment Cargo Vessel Crashes into Chalkis Bridge [Video]

Cargo vessel Madares collided with the old bridge in Chalkis, Evia, at around 12:45 am (Greek local time) on Friday, May 13. At the time...

42 Greek ‘Norman Atlantic’ Rescuers Receive Medal

The men who responded to the distress signal sent by passenger ferry “Norman Atlantic” on December 28 when it caught fire, received a medal for their service...

Queen Elizabeth in Piraeus Port

One of the most luxurious cruise ships in the world, Queen Elizabeth, laid anchor in the Greek port of Piraeus. The ship was named by Queen Elizabeth of...

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...

Thirteen Greeks on LLoyd’s Top 100 List

Thirteen Greeks are on Lloyd's Top 100 List of most influential personalities in the competitive shipping industry. John Angelicoussis is at number 5 of the list,...

New Ferry Link: Cyprus to Greece

  Cyprus’ Government opts for the opportunity to create a ferry line that will link Cyprus and Greece and pushes towards this direction. “We are...

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