The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund will announce the winner at the next meeting of its directors.
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11 Apr 2017
27 Mar 2017
The successful bidder will be obliged to invest 180 million euros in the port over seven years.
22 Mar 2017
The bids for a 40-year operating concession will be submitted to the London office of US investment bank Morgan Stanley.
03 Feb 2016
Greek ports will come to a standstill Thursday for the third time this year as dockers, seamen and tug crews join a nationwide, general, 24-hour strike.
26 Jan 2016
Greek ports will be brought to a standstill by a 48-hour strike tomorrow, the second two day walkout in two weeks.
12 Nov 2015
Greek ports are at a standstill as dockworkers take part in the first general strike since the country’s leftist government took power in January.
21 Oct 2015
Two days of strike action by towage workers will bring ship movements in Greek ports to a standstill today and tomorrow (Oct. 22-23), Inchcape Shipping Services has warned.
20 Aug 2015
Greece has set deadlines for the privatization of its two major ports, Piraeus and Thessaloniki, after waffling on the issue in the first half of year and putting the country’s privatization efforts in doubt.
13 Jul 2015
The bailout deal Greece struck with its creditors in the early hours of this morning in Brussels will have a major impact on the beleaguered nation’s shipping industry and its ports.
19 Jun 2014
Greece has received expressions of interest from eight companies bidding for a majority stake in the Thessaloniki Port Authority (OLTH), the operator of the country’s second largest seaport.
09 Sep 2013
Cosco Pacific is set to boost capacity at its container terminals in Piraeus, Greece, amid reports that the company plans to bid for a majority stake in Greece’s largest port.
26 Jun 2013
Greece is mulling bringing forward the sale of the country’s main ports, Piraeus and Thessaloniki, and the state railway, to cover a shortfall in its privatization budget.
11 Apr 2013
Evergreen Line has adjusted its Greek Turkey Service, GTS, by adding a call at the Turkish port of Gebze.
28 Jan 2013
Container freight shipping company Evergreen Line will launch a feeder service linking Greece, Turkey and Malta at the end of January.
30 Aug 2010
Thessaloniki, Greece's second largest port, boosted first half container traffic 5.3 percent from a year ago to just over 155,000 20-foot equivalent units.