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  • 18 June 2014

    The European Commission has officially introduced a new EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region in the form of a Communication and an Action Plan, to help its 70 million residents reap the benefit of closer cooperation in areas like promoting the maritime economy, preserving the marine environment, completing transport and energy links and boosting […]

  • 12 October 2011

      Italy is drafting legislation that will establish territorial rights over possible offshore oil and gas deposits in areas of the Ionian Sea… Source: Times of Malta [mappress] Source: Times of Malta, October 12, 2011;

  • 6 March 2018

    Several oil majors have submitted their bids for the exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons offshore Greece. 

  • 3 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Turkish shipping company Atlantis Tankers bought Ionian Trader and Lydian Trader, two small-sized chemical tankers, from the Greek-based Enterprises Shipping and Trading on December 23, 2016.  Ionian Trader was purchased for USD 7.19 million and Lydian Trader for USD 7.1 million, VesselsValue’s data shows. The handover of the vessels is expected to take place in […]

  • 7 August 2017

    Greece has launched two offshore exploration and production tenders. The government has invited international companies to bid for the right to explore and produce oil and gas in the Ionian Sea and Crete areas. The announcement follows recent applications submitted by Total-ExxonMobil-ELPE, interested in the offshore areas Southwest and West of Crete, and by Energean […]

  • 31 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    The bulk carrier MV Benita, which was under tow en route from Mauritius to India, sank some 93.5 nautical miles from Mauritius on July 30, according to Greek company Five Oceans Salvage. The vessel turned over by the stern at approximately 13:35 local time, after having earlier taken a severe stern trim, and subsequently sank at a charted […]

  • 5 June 2013

    Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Montenegro signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the support and cooperation in the realisation of both the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) and Ionian Adriatic Pipeline (IAP) projects. The MoU welcomes interconnection of TAP and IAP, which would allow Caspian gas to reach the South Eastern European region, thereby increasing […]

  • 13 June 2013

    The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of six countries – Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Greece, Italy and Montenegro – met in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on 12th June to demonstrate their support for the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) and for the Ionian Adriatic Pipeline (IAP). On the occasion of this High Level meeting which included representatives from […]

  • 6 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Turkish Yilport Holding officially takes over Taranto Container Terminal under a 49-year concession.

  • 5 December 2012

    The European Commission has adopted a maritime strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Seas that will boost smart, sustainable and inclusive growth in the region. The strategy rests on 4 pillars: a stronger blue economy, a healthier marine environment, a safer maritime space, and responsible fishing activities. It builds on the Commission’s Blue Growth initiative […]

  • 23 June 2017

    Greek energy ministry has approved applications of the consortium of Total, ExxonMobil, and Hellenic Petroleum, and separately, Energean to explore for oil and gas offshore. The Total-ExxonMobil-Hellenic Petroleum consortium has applied for the the areas south and west of Crete. Greek company, Energean Oil & Gas is looking to explore for oil and gas in the area offshore […]

  • 17 May 2012
    Business & Finance

      Black Sea Fleet (BSF) hydrographic ship Donuzlav on May 15 returned to Sevastopol from a long-range cruise. Through a one-month long cruise, the ship has covered 4,000 nautical miles and passed the Black Sea, the Sea of Marmara, the Aegean Sea, the Ionian Sea, the Tyrrhenian Sea, the Ligurian Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea. […]

  • 31 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The ship Chioggia and the Operational Divers Group (GOS) from the Comsubin performed the mine clearing operations in the Mediterranean Sea. The GOS, with a sophisticated equipment on board, plumbed the depths of the area between the southern Tirrenian Sea and the northern Ionian Sea within a week; three of the four explosive devices signaled […]

  • 16 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Port and terminal operator, Yilport Holding, submitted its offer for Taranto Container Terminal concession in Italy.

  • 24 November 2017

    Turkish Besiktas Shipyard has completed its repair and maintenance work on the Dockwise-owned semi-submersible heavy lift vessel Triumph and is now expecting the arrival of its sister vessel, Target.  According to an update on the shipyard’s social media channels on Friday, the vessel visited the shipyard for repairs and maintenance and has now left following completion of […]

  • 25 February 2016

    Russian gas giant Gazprom said on Wednesday it had signed a memorandum of understanding with Edison of Italy and DEPA of Greece on supplying Russian natural gas to Europe via the Black Sea. The MoU was signed after a meeting in Rome between Gazprom’s Alexey Miller and Federica Guidi, Italian Minister of Economic Development, Gazprom said […]

  • 26 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Following the refloating of the bulk carrier MV Benita on July 23, the Greek owner of the vessel Unit Maritime is making arrangements to tow the vessel to Alang, India. Tug Ionian Sea FOS with salvage crew on board remains connected to the 44,183 dwt bulker and is currently towing at slow speed towards the Indian continent while the […]

  • 1 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    This is the 22nd marine port in Yilport Holding’s portfolio, and its first terminal in Italy.

  • 23 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    A number of cargo tanks have been damaged and are flooded aboard the heavily grounded bulk carrier MV Benita which ran into trouble when it hit the coast of Le Bouchon, Mauritius, on June 17. The Greek salvage company Five Oceans Salvage, together with the vessel’s owners and the Mauritian authorities, is working on removing the 145 tonnes of […]

  • 5 December 2011

    DND Management Inc. of Greece called in for major drydocking and lay up repairs for its 37.295 DWT bulk carrier Ionian Sea during November 2011, During this drydocking at Colombo Dockyard the major work scope consisted of steel renewal (25 Tons), mainly tank internals and cross deck stiffeners. Stern tube seal renewal and related repairs along […]

  • 21 February 2011

      From 24 January to 11 February, in the Ionian Sea to the southeast of Sicily, three gliders participated for the first time in an anti-submarine warfare (ASW) exercise. During Proud Manta 11, NURC–a NATO Research Centre in La Spezia–successfully used the gliders to collect in situ, three-dimensional environmental data to support improved operational planning […]

  • 6 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Yilport Holding has moved closer to its concession of the container terminal at Italy’s Port of Taranto.