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...

Metis, The Innovative Greek Shipping Product That’s Conquering The World (video)

An innovative new product named Metis, based in Greece and developed exclusively by Greek scientists with extensive experience in the particular needs and requirements...

Corinth Canal Closed Temporarily After Landslide

The canal on the Isthmus of Corinth, the narrow land bridge which connects the Peloponnese peninsula with the rest of the mainland of Greece,...

Efforts Ongoing to Dislodge Ferry Run Aground in Santorini (video)

Greek crews are working to dislodge a ferry that ran aground on an islet near Santorini last week. The "Nearchos" ferry struck rocks near the...
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Athens’ Flisvos Marina Awarded Highest International Distinction

The Flisvos Marina, located in southern Athens, has been awarded the 5 Gold Anchors Platinum distinction by the Gold Anchor Scheme. It is the...

Shipping Executives Gather in Athens for Capital Link Forum

The "8th Annual Capital Link Operational Excellence in Shipping – Best Industry Practices Forum," taking place today at the Athens Hilton, focuses on strategies to...

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)....

A Tale of Greece’s Perseverance: The Corinth Canal (Video)

Something that is considered one of the great engineering accomplishments of Greece is the Corinth Canal. The construction of the canal not only changed the...

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