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Wild Brawl: Golden Dawn vs. Communists

A street fight erupted outside the shipbuilding and repair zone in Perama, a port suburb of Piraeus, when officials said members of the neo-Nazi...

Metro Tunneling to Piraeus Starts

The TBM, Hipppodamus, started from the region Agia Varvara, for the tunneling of the extension of the Athens Metro Line 3 to Piraeus. The opening...

Greece Europe’s #3 Cruise Stop

The ports around Greece are attracting  more and more tourists as Greece ranked third among the cruise destinations in Europe after Spain and Italy....

Limassol Welcomes Peace Boat

Within the framework of a nuclear weapons awareness effort, the Peace Boat docked in Limassol on August 15. According to the Limassol Municipality announcement, the...

Cargo Vessels Clash in The Aegean

The cargo ship CATHERINE under a Maltese flag, and the Panama-flagged vessel BARU SATU collided in the Strait Kafirea, seven nautical miles south-west of...

The Toughest Fight: Canoeing Against Cancer

They finally managed to get from Piraeus to Chania, crossing 270 nautical miles with their canoes! Two men, who rowed for 16 days, from ...

Hewlett-Packard Picks Piraeus as Transit Center

The Greek Development Ministry has confirmed a provisional agreement recently signed between Cosco and Hewlett-Packard (HP) for the use of Dock II in Piraeus,...

Ferry Companies Sound Alarm, Closing in 3 Months

High fuel and maintenance costs, together with a sharp decline in the number of passengers has brought the Greek ferry companies to their knees...

Golden Dawn Supporters Attack Passengers on Athens Metro

On Tuesday night, supporters of Golden Dawn attacked an immigrant who was in the metro en route to/from Piraeus - Kifisia. At 11pm, a...

Athens and Piraeus Pharmacies Stop Distributing Medicine on Credit to EOPPY

Pharmacists in Attica and Piraeus decided Wednesday to stop the distribution of medicine to some 9.5 million insured under the new Healthcare Services Agency...

Greek Oil Tanker Sinks Off Piraeus; Captain Dead

A tanker sank en route from Piraeus to Eleusina on Monday around 10.30 a.m. The captain was found dead by rescuers 3 hours later...

Shipping Magnate Yiannis Pateras Passes Away

The Piraeus shipping community is mourning the death of shipping magnate Yiannis Pateras, who passed away at the age of 46 after fighting with...

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