Italian Firefighters Finally Extinguish Fire on ‘Norman Atlantic’

Italian firefighters have finally managed to extinguish all fires burning on board of ferry boat "Norman Atlantic," which was towed to the port of...

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...

Sea Tourism Estimated to Account for 3.5 percent of Greek GDP

The importance of sea tourism for Greece's economy was once again affirmed, in data released by the Institute of the Greek Tourism Confederation (INSETE)....

The Fastest Speedboat in The World To Be Routed in Greece’s Cyclades (video)

World Champion Jet, the new acquisition of Sea Jets reached the port of Piraeus after a long journey from Denmark. The new giant speedboat can...

Seamen to Drop Anchor Over Unpaid Wages

The executive board of the Panhellenic Seamen's Union (PNO) decided on Friday to immobilize ships whose owners owe back-pay to their employees. The measure...

Thessaloniki Port Tender in Process After Opposing Minister Leaves

The replacement of former shipping minister Theodoros Dritsas signified that procedures for the privatization of Thessaloniki Port Authority (OLTH) are restarting. The procedure for the...

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...

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...

Greek-Owned Fleet Worth More Than Japan’s, China’s – Report

Greece has always been a maritime nation but new data reveal how its fleet of ships is now worth more than that of Japan...

Yiannis Latsis’ Neraida Returns to Familiar Waters

Six decades after its first trip around the Argosaronic Gulf, Yiannis Latsis’ historic passenger ship Neraida returns to its traditional destinations as a floating...

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...

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,...

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