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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...

Riding Down Memory Lane to 1950s Piraeus (photos)

The citizens of Piraeus have had the opportunity to take a ride on antique buses and trolley buses. The vehicles, which once upon a time...

Greek Football Fans Clash with Riot Police in Piraeus

Greek riot police used tear gas on Wednesday to disperse hundreds of football fans who had gathered to protest the state's handling of crisis-hit...

World’s Biggest Container Ship Docks in Greece

Monday was another red-letter day for Greece's shipping sector as the largest ever cargo vessel to dock at Piraeus was welcomed by a high-level...

Neo-Nazis Attack Greek Anti-Fascist Center, Injure 5

Five people were injured, three hospitalized, when a gang of suspected neo-Nazis attacked an anti-fascist center in the Greek port of Piraeus on Sunday. The...

‘Contrasts’ Exhibition Tells Piraeus’ Story

  “Contrasts” at Piraeus’ Archaeological Museum is an exhibition that tells the story of the Greek port city. Piraeus' unique characteristics are shaped by the differences...

New Piraeus-Athens Airport Rail Link to Start Thursday

A new direct train service linking the port of Piraeus with Athens' international airport will begin on Thursday, Greek train operator TRAINOSE has said. The...

New Rail Link to Join Piraeus, Athens Airport

Next month will see the Greek port of Piraeus linked by rail to Athens' international airport, it was announced on Tuesday. Piraeus, which is also...

Piraeus Port Gets Ready To Welcome Mega Vessel

Greece’s shipping industry is showing serious signs of growth as a Piraeus port in the throes of a multi-million-euro expansion prepares to welcome an...

Greek Police Arrest Four Over Attack on Anarchist Center

  Greek anti-terrorist police on Thursday detained four individuals in connection with the attempted firebombing of an anarchist center last August. Reports suggest the four males...

Spilled Oil Pollution from Salamis Shipwreck Reaches Piraeus Coast

On Tuesday night, strong winds swept away large chunks of oil slick that were the result of Sunday's sinking of the anchored oil tanker...

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