Greek Fleet Slightly Reduced in Size During 2018, Data Reveals

The Greek-owned fleet and the number of vessels under the Greek flag were slightly reduced during the last twelve months, according to data included...

Cosco’s Investment Plan for Piraeus Under Threat

The Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) will make a last-ditch attempt on March 10 to convince the Greek government to unblock the 580-million-euro ($650 million-dollar)...

Greek Shipowners Agree to Pay €75 Million Annually to Greek State

The Greek Prime Minister’s office issued a statement on Wednesday in which it announced that the Greek Shipowners Association has reached a new agreement...

Key Players in Shipping Gather in Greece for Capital Link Forum

The tenth annual Capital Link Greek Shipping Forum held in Athens last week attracted 1,200 key players in the shipping industry, including influential members...

Athens Hosts Annual Capital Link Greek Shipping Forum

The 10th Annual Capital Link Greek Shipping Forum opens in Athens on Friday at the Hilton Athens Hotel. The Forum was established in cooperation with the...

Greece to Offer Lease of Mykonos, Rhodes Marinas

Greece announced on Wednesday that it would be announcing tenders for the long-term lease of marinas on the islands of Mykonos and Rhodes. The Hellenic...

Shipping Magnate Pericles Panagopoulos Dies at 83

Pericles Panagopoulos, the 83-year old Greek shipping magnate, died in the early hours of Tuesday, according to a social media post made by a...

Port of Piraeus Hosts Its Largest Ship Ever (video)

The largest container ship which has ever docked in Piraeus arrived in Greece's largest port on Monday. The behemoth belongs to the Chinese conglomerate COSCO. The COSCO Shipping...

Fifteen Greeks Among Lloyd’s Top 100 Influential People in Shipping

Fifteen Greeks are included in this year's top 100 most influential people in global shipping, according to the 2018 Lloyd's List. Greeks also have...

Shipowners Receive Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2018

The global shipping industry's prominent Greek shipowners and landline executives were awarded on Thursday at the Lloyd's List Greek Shipping Awards 2018. Paris Kasidokostas Latsis...

Greek Ferries Mull Fare Increase

An increase in fuel prices has significantly burdened shipping companies, creating pressures  to increase ferry ticket prices, according to Mihalis Sakellis, chairman of the...

The Greek Tragedy of Christina Onassis: The Short Life of an Unhappy Heiress

On a warm South American night 30 years ago, on November 19, 1988, Christina Onassis, the golden heiress of the Onassis shipping fortune, died...

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