Thursday, October 7, 2021
Piraeus Port
Shipping

Greece Completes Transfer of Piraeus Port Stake to COSCO

ATHENS, Oct 7 (Reuters) – Greece’s privatisations agency transferred shares corresponding to a 16% stake in Piraeus Port Authority to Chinese port operator COSCO Shipping after an amendment to a previous concession...

October 7, 2021
Total Views: 614

Thursday, September 30, 2021
Piraeus Port
Ports

China’s COSCO To Raise Piraeus Port Stake

by Angeliki Koutantou (Reuters) Greek lawmakers on Thursday approved an amended deal with Chinese shipping group COSCO that will allow it to raise its stake in Greece’s biggest port of Piraeus, paving...

September 30, 2021
Total Views: 1069

Friday, April 20, 2018
cosco shipping
News

EU Suspects Tax Fraud at China’s New Gateway to Europe

By Angus Berwick and Renee Maltezou MADRID/ATHENS, April 20 (Reuters) – European Union and Italian authorities are investigating suspected wide-scale tax fraud by Chinese criminal gangs importing goods via Greece’s...

April 20, 2018
Total Views: 36

Monday, June 12, 2017
cosco developement
News

COSCO Shipping Teams Up with Greece’s Piraeus Port to Boost Container Traffic

ATHENS, June 12 (Reuters) – Piraeus Port, operator of Greece’s biggest port and majority-owned by China’s COSCO Shipping, has agreed to team up with the operator of Shanghai port, the...

June 12, 2017
Total Views: 8

Monday, October 3, 2016
Piraeus port
News

COSCO Looking to Double Piraeus Port Cruise Passengers

By Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS, Oct 3 (Reuters) – China’s biggest shipping company wants to more than double the number of cruise passengers using Greece’s biggest port by extending facilities for...

October 3, 2016
Total Views: 13

Thursday, September 22, 2016
Piraeus port
Maritime News

COSCO Says Piraeus Among Top 30 Ports in World by 2018

By Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS, Sept 22 (Reuters) – China’s biggest shipping company, COSCO Shipping, plans to ramp up container volume at Greece’s biggest port in Piraeus by 35 percent by...

September 22, 2016
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Piraeus Port
Maritime News

China COSCO Shipping Acquires Majority Stake in Piraeus Port

By George Georgiopoulos ATHENS, Aug 10 (Reuters) – China’s COSCO Shipping , owner of the world’s fourth largest container fleet, took a 51 percent stake in Greece’s largest port on...

August 10, 2016
Total Views: 3

Friday, August 5, 2016
Piraeus Port
Maritime News

China COSCO Set to Scoop Up Majority Stake in Piraeus Port

ATHENS, Aug 5 (Reuters) – China COSCO Shipping, which owns the world’s fourth largest container fleet in terms of capacity, is expected to wrap up the purchase of a majority...

August 5, 2016
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Piraeus Port
Maritime News

China COSCO Shipping Will Spend 500 Million Euro Upgrading Piraeus Port

ATHENS, July 6 (Reuters) – China COSCO Shipping will invest up to 500 million euros ($553.10 million) in its newly-acquired Piraeus port to focus on the cruise market and the...

July 6, 2016
Total Views: 11

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Piraeus port
Maritime News

COSCO Says Piraeus Port Sale Terms Inconsistent With Deal

ATHENS, June 29 (Reuters) – COSCO Greece objected on Wednesday to terms submitted to parliament for the sale of Piraeus Port to China COSCO Shipping, saying they were inconsistent with...

June 29, 2016
Total Views: 3

Friday, April 8, 2016
Piraeus port
Maritime News

Greece Seals Sale of Piraeus Port to China COSCO

By Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS, April 8 (Reuters) – Greece sealed the sale of Piraeus Port Authority to China COSCO Shipping Corporation on Friday, while striking dockworkers protested against what will...

April 8, 2016
Total Views: 42

Monday, January 18, 2016
Piraeus Port
Maritime News

Greece Asks COSCO to Improve Bid for Piraeus Port

By Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Greece will evaluate on Wednesday an improved bid that China’s Cosco is due to submit for a majority stake in Piraeus Port,...

January 18, 2016
Total Views: 5