Latest News for: Greek shipping


Royal Caribbean Cancels Cruises from Israel Citing Unrest

The Maritime Executive 17 May 2021
They said that their newest ship, the Odyssey of the Seas, would be repositioned to Florida for its eventual introduction into service ... At the beginning of March, they announced that the new ship would begin its first season of cruising in May sailing a combination of 3- to 7-night trips to the Greek Isles and Cyprus for Israeli residents.

Greek Sailor’s message in a bottle makes it all the way to New Zealand months later

Greek City Times 16 May 2021
Captain John Karavolos’ was a name that obviously meant something to the Greek woman who answered the phone when Ken called as it prompted fits of laughter from the woman as she obviously knew who he was talking about ... The woman didn’t speak English, and Ferguson cannot speak Greek, so not a lot of progress could be made by the phone call.

GLOBALink | BRI should become project of new EU-Asia relations: former Greek PM

Xinhua 16 May 2021
The former Greek leader cited China's COSCO Shipping investment in Piraeus, Greece's largest port, ...

Ottoman’s Forever Empire and its Multiple Triggers for War

Dissident Voice 16 May 2021
Notably, Greece protested that it ignored the presence of Greek islands Crete, Kasos, Karpathos, Kastellorizo and Rhodes, and their respective maritime borders. Turkey’s seismic survey ships and navy vessels regularly clash with Greek vessels near the Greek island of Kastellorizo ... Many ports on the Azov ship grain to Turkey, for example.

Panagiotopoulos’s message to Turkey: The islands you threaten will not be demilitarised

Greek City Times 15 May 2021
The final decision, according to Panagiotopoulos, will be taken in the near future, while the request of the ministry is the involvement of the domestic defense industry with the participation of Greek companies and the construction of ships in Greek shipyards.

Above the Sun: Immersion and forgiveness are connected

Muskogee Phoenix 15 May 2021
The word “baptism” comes from the Greek word “baptizo” which means to immerse, dip, plunge, or submerge. “Baptizo” was used by the Greeks to describe submerging a cloth under the water to dye it. This word was also used to describe the sinking of a ship.

Returnal: 10 Details About The Main Characters You Didn't Know

Game Rant 14 May 2021
Referring to the Ship Log called Selene Vassos Personnel File, it seems Selene's heterochromia is a result of trauma, which means the darkening of her other eye is either a result of an injury or surgery.9 The Characters In The Game Are Named After Greek Myth Figures.

Cosco and Greek relations under stress

Seatrade Maritime News 14 May 2021
Despite the success of Cosco Shipping’s concession to manage the Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) relations between the Greek state and the Chinese shipping giant have become strained ... "The government has the will to end up in a friendly arrangement with Cosco Shipping and honour the ...

Why the Greek shipping market needs to outsource

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 13 May 2021
The Greek shipping industry needs to address change in the sector to support ...

Olympiacos celebrate its 46th Greek title

Greek City Times 13 May 2021
Greek shipping tycoon and owner of Olympiakos FC, Evangelos Marinakis, raised the cup in the ‘red sky’ together ...

Council of Europe's Rights Commissioner Urges Greece to Probe Migrant Pushback Allegations

Urdu Point 12 May 2021
"In a letter addressed to the Minister for Citizens' Protection, the Minister of Migration and Asylum, and the Minister of Shipping and Island Policy of Greece, made public today, Mijatović, urges the Greek authorities to put an end to pushback operations at both the land and sea ...

Proposed Street Renaming to Honor the Late NYPD Officer Anastasios Tsakos

The National Herald 12 May 2021
Finally, the Greek businessman thanked the local businesses Crescent Apothecary, Tru, Hercules Shipping & Moving, and Souvlaki Lady, which contributed with their own efforts in the promotion of the request for renaming the street.

EU states cooperating informally to deny refugees asylum rights – report

The Observer 12 May 2021
A group of migrants in Ayvalık, Turkey, in April after allegedly being pushed back by a Greek patrol ... Alleged incidents of ill-treatment were not only investigated but punished, the Greek ministers of migration, civil protection and shipping claimed in a joint letter rejecting the accusations.

Covid antibodies last eight months after infection Europe woos tourists

The News International 12 May 2021
The pass may be available from June, but countries are already getting ready for tourists. Here is a look at the latest situation ... Cruise ships and passengers will also be welcome at Greek ports, a boon as tourism is worth a 20 percent slice of Greece’s GDP, according to the World Trade and Tourism Council (WTTC) ... Some 29 patients died. .