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Greek fleet shrinks for the first time since 2018

Greek City Times 28 Mar 2023
According to statistical data in the 36th annual survey conducted by the London-based Greek Shipping Cooperation Committee (GSCC), the decrease is an insignificant change to the overall Greek-controlled fleet ... The Liberia and Marshall Island flags fly from 1,080 and 1,066 Greek-owned ships.

Done selling? George Economou tied to last Mangrove newcastlemaxes

Tradewinds 28 Mar 2023
Steel-hungry shipowner George Economou is going all in on shipping.

Athletes from Belarus and Russia will be able to take part in the 2032 Summer Olympics in Brisbane

Greek City Times 27 Mar 2023
A Greek-owned ship rescued Russians, Brazilian in the middle of the Pacific Ocean ... Greek Orthodox Easter 2023 dates, differences and how it's celebrated ... Greek NEWS WORLD Greek Sports ENTERTAINMENT DIASPORA Greek Lifestyle TRAVEL ... Copyright Greek city times 2023 All Rights Reserved.

In search of shipping’s next supercycle: Are tankers next?

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 27 Mar 2023
There have been two historic shipping booms since the ... Greek ....
photo: AP / Olmo Calvo
Migrants rest on a Mediterranea Saving Humans NGO boat, as they sail off Italy's southernmost island of Lampedusa, just outside Italian territorial waters, on Thursday, July 4, 2019.

Italy says operations of navy, coast guard obstructed by NGOs amid refugee influx

Anadolu Agency 27 Mar 2023
Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said these concerns should be taken seriously. Rescue ship Louise Michel was detained over the weekend in the Mediterranean port city of Lampedusa by Greek authorities ... .

Ships open to the public

Ekathimerini 26 Mar 2023
... Independence in 1821, two Greek ships have docked at the port of Piraeus and are open for visits by the public over the weekend.

Sotheby's hopes for record sale of ancient Hebrew Bible

Elko Daily Free Press 26 Mar 2023
In Greek, this name denotes someone from Lydia, a coastal region of Asia Minor believed to have been named for a legendary king named Lydos ... In Greek mythology, Jason led an expedition of the Argonauts, the sailors on the ship Argo, on a legendary quest to find the valued Golden Fleece.

Manto Mavrogenous and Laskarina Bouboulina, heroines who fought tirelessly for Greece's Independence

Greek City Times 25 Mar 2023
Today Greeks worldwide commemorate Greek Independence Day, which marks the start of the War of Independence ... Manto Mavrogenous, a heroine of the Greek War of Independence (1821-1829), was one of the few women who excelled in the war ... Without her and her ships, the Greeks might not have gained their independence ... The Greek National Anthem (VIDEO).

Greek Independence Day celebrated with MAGNIFICENT military parade in Athens- See EXCLUSIVE images

Greek City Times 25 Mar 2023
He also referred to the "necessary need for national independence and security," adding that "we must never forget that the important resources allocated to national defence for planes, tanks and ships, come from the Greek people." ... Congratulations to all Greek women and men," the prime minister concluded.

India's role in the 1821 Greek Revolution

Greek City Times 25 Mar 2023
Greeks of India. Most Greek immigrants in India settled in Bengal, an area that includes the territories of Northeast India and Bangladesh ... The news from revolutionary Greece arrived in India through ships that transported letters and informed the Greeks abroad about the successes of their compatriots in Psara, Samos and elsewhere.

James Jakob Williams: The African-American philhellene who fought in the Greek War of Independence

Greek City Times 25 Mar 2023
The US experienced Greek fever in the 1820s, something which sparked the massive contribution of American philhellenism to the Greek Revolution and resulting independence of Greece from the Ottoman Empire ... At a critical moment in the conflict, he led a group of Greek fighters and took control of the Greek ship Sotir, which was unmanned.

Our View: The future is now

The Sun Chronicle 25 Mar 2023
In January 1971, a company called Busicom unveiled the Busicom LE-120A, known as the HANDY ... Because the calculator was so expensive, it came with a wrist strap attached at its base to protect it from being dropped, and Aristotle Onassis, the Greek shipping magnate, gave them to friends as gifts ... One thing is certain, though ... .

Kyklades nets big price for 2009-built VLCC

Splash24/7 24 Mar 2023
The Greek tanker player has decided to let go of its only VLCC despite the fact that the ship could be easily fixed at close to $100,000 ...

1.5 tonnes of aid collected by Greek municipalities for earthquake victims in Syria and Turkey

Greek City Times 24 Mar 2023
This panhellenic effort organised by the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece (KEDE) in cooperation with the regional municipalities union and all Greek municipalities is expected to conclude in the following days ... earthquake, earthquake syria, earthquake turkey, Greece news, Greek news, Syria, syria earthquake, Turkey, Turkey earthquake.

Greece's traditional dish for March 25: Bakaliaros and Skordalia

Greek City Times 24 Mar 2023
The Annunciation (or Evangelismos in Greek) of the Theotokos is one of the Great Feasts of the Orthodox Church, celebrated on March 25 ... Previous Article Greek battle ships dock at Piraeus port for public visits over Independence Day ... Greek battle ships dock at Piraeus port for public visits over Independence Day.

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