Greek Shipowner Arrested and Hospitalized Following Dutch Warrant

Shipowner Yiannis Karageorgis, aged 66, has been arrested following an international warrant issued by Dutch authorities. He is facing charges of fraud, forgery and...

Who Are the Greeks Affected by the Hanjin Fall Described as a Lehman Moment...

"The fallout of Hanjin Shipping is like Lehman Brothers to the financial markets," said Gerry Wang, Seaspan Corp. Chief Executive Officer, adding that the...

Greek Shipowners Continue to Fly Greek Flags on Fleets Despite Obstacles

A number of Greek shipowners are supporting local shipping despite the economic crisis. Despite the more expensive price of bearing the Greek flag and...

Greek Lighthouses Open to Public on Sunday

Greece’s Navy is opening 30 lighthouses around the country to the public on Sunday (August 21) as part of the International Lighthouse and Lightship...

Greek Authorities Freeze SKAI Media Owner’s Assets

Greek authorities on Wednesday proceeded with freezing the assets of businessman Yiannis Alafouzos, following tax audits that showed 50 million euros that were not...

Philippos Niarchos Travels Incognito to Stavros Niarchos Landmark Venue

Greek tycoon Philippos Niarchos is in Athens. An exclusive report in Greek newspaper Proto Thema states that he arrived at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation...

Cosco Sends Containers to Slovenia Due to Greek Railway Strike

Cosco has decided to transfer its containers to the port of Koper in Slovenia from Piraeus in order to deal with the Greek railway...

China and Greece Vow for Further Cooperation

China and Greece vowed on Tuesday to well implement the Piraeus Port project and make it an important part of the bilateral cooperation on...

Cosco to Invest Additional €500 Mln in Greece’s Piraeus Port

Chinese giant Cosco is to invest an additional 500 million euros on developing Piraeus Port, as it was revealed during Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras'...

Greek Parliament Ratifies Piraeus Port Majority Stake Sale to Chinese COSCO

Greek parliament on Thursday ratified the sale of the majority stake of Piraeus Port to China's COSCO, a day prior to the departure of...

Revenue Losses Continue as Piraeus Port Workers Extend Strike

Eight cruise ships carrying more than 9,700 passengers scheduled to dock at Piraeus Port on Saturday might not anchor at all if dock workers...

Mitsotakis at ‘Posidonia’: ND has Always Supported the Shipping Sector

New Democracy has traditionally favored the development of the shipping sector and the people employed in it, party leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Monday...

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