Greek Shipowner Victor Restis Released Pending Trial On Embezzlement Charges

ATHENS, Dec 3 (Reuters) - Greek shipowner Victor Restis has been conditionally released after spending four months in jail pending trial on money laundering and embezzlement charges, court officials said on Tuesday. Restis, one of only a few prominent businessmen to be jailed since Greece sank into crisis, is being investigated over bad loans at FBBank, a troubled lender … [Read more...]

Greek Shipowner Jailed Pending Money Laundering Trial

By Renee Maltezou ATHENS, July 26 (Reuters) - Greek shipowner Victor Restis has been imprisoned pending trial on money laundering and embezzlement charges, court officials said on Friday, making him one of only a few prominent businessmen to be jailed amid public anger over corruption. Restis, who owns a shipping fleet and has a stake in Greece's top-selling newspaper, is … [Read more...]

Greek Shipowner Victor Restis Arrested Over Suspicious Bank Loans

By Renee Maltezou ATHENS, July 23 (Reuters) - Greek shipowner Victor Restis was arrested on charges of money laundering and embezzlement on Tuesday, becoming one of just a few prominent businessmen to be detained by police since Greece sank into crisis. Restis, who has a stake in Greece's top-selling newspaper and other media as well as his shipping fleet, is being … [Read more...]