Prominent shipowner Panos Laskaridis has fired off an angry letter in quitting the Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) in the wake of a damaging television documentary which looked at the relationship between the local ship owning community and the Greek government.
Minister of Public Works and Transport, Kamel Nasri, called on Algerian economic operators to return the containers to foreign shipowners “as soon as possible” to avoid paying additional costs in hard currency.
Leading Greek shipowner John Angelicoussis passes away. The 34th annual survey by Naftiliaki Greek Shipping Review of Greece's fleets over 1m dwt – the 'Tonne Millionaires' also reveals that when it comes to sea transportation in most of the trade sectors Greek shipowners are ...
The fire onboard the boxship X-Press Pearl off Sri Lanka has been reduced and salvors have confirmed the hull of the vessel is intact. Singapore-headquartered X-Press Feeders said the blaze onboard the containership, which started on 20 May, had been reduced to small spot fires on the aft of the ship on Sunday ...Related ... Related. Video ... . TAGS ... .
Greek industrialist and shipowner Constantino Angelopoulos died in Athens on Monday aged 76. From a young age, Angelopoulos suffered from a rare form of arthritis that increasingly impaired his mobility to the point that he had been hospitalised in a private clinic for the last few months of his life ... Mitsotakis ... Advertisment. .