China’s Cosco Reports US$13.6m Profit from Greece’s Piraeus Terminal

Chinese giant Cosco reported profits for the first half of 2018 in excess of US$13 million from Greece's Piraeus Terminal, where the group has...

Top 4 Direct Foreign Investments in Greece for 2018

With the end of the third bailout program in August, foreign investments in Greece will continue stronger for the next years as the economic...

Stavros Niarchos: The Greek Shipping Tycoon and His Enduring Legacy

Stavros Niarchos, 3 July 1909 – 16 April 1996, was a self-made businessman of immense wealth with an exceptional ability to make money. After his...

Ferry Service Connects Greece’s Thessaloniki with Cyclades, Crete

For the first time in ten years, a ferry service was launched on Saturday connecting Thessaloniki, in northern Greece with the Aegean islands and...

Legendary Onassis Yacht Docks at Greece’s Piraeus Port (video)

The legendary 99-meter yacht Christina O that belonged to Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis has docked at Piraeus Port as a stop on a Mediterranean cruise. The...

Shipping World Gathers in Athens for Capital Link’s Forum

More than 1200 shipping company executives, investors, analysts, financiers attended the “Capital Link’s 6th Biennial Analyst & Investor Day Shipping Forum” that took place...

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...

Armada of Luxury Ships Descends Upon Greece’s Nafplio (video)

It is not everyday you see an armada of luxury yachts from all over Europe descend upon one city, but Nafplio in the Peloponnese...

Greek Ferry Strike Rumbles on Until Friday

Greece will be left with operating ferries until Friday as a maritime union extends Wednesday's strike action for another 24 hours. The decision was announced...

Greek Shipowner Gerasimos Agoudimos Dies at 76

Greek shipowner Gerasimos Agoudimos has died in Lugano, Switzerland at the age of 76, his family has announced. Agoudimos came from a shipping family of...

Neorion Shipyards on Syros in Operation Again, Soon to Change Hands

The Neorion Shipyards on Syros is in operation again after being inactive for one year and is soon to be transferred to ONEX Shipyards,...

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