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  • 1 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Investors have been given a deadline of March 24 to submit their bids for a majority stake in the second biggest Greek port, the port of Thessaloniki, Reuters cited sources close to the matter. The port is being privatized under the same terms as its counterpart Piraeus, the majority stake of which was officially acquired by […]

  • 26 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    The privatization of the second biggest Greek port of Thessaloniki seems to have sparked interest in Russia, as the country’s President voiced intention to bid for the port. The country is interested in forthcoming Greek tenders for “the purchase of assets of railway companies and the Thessaloniki port facilities,” Vladimir Putin said in an article published […]

  • 25 December 2017

    Greece has signed a deal to sell a majority stake in Thessaloniki Port as part of its bailout plan.

  • 23 February 2018

    The Greek Parliament has ratified the concession contract for the privatization of the Port of Thessaloniki.

  • 4 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    Greece will ask for improved financial bids from the companies running to operate the country’s Thessaloniki port, Reuters reported citing port officials. As informed, the country is expected to open the bids this week from the three candidates interested in the acquisition of the 67 percent of the port. Namely, International Container Terminal Services (ICTS) […]

  • 27 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Greece has received three bids for the acquisition of the 67 percent stake in the Thessaloniki Port Authority, the second largest port in the country, the Greek privatizations agency, Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund, informed. The bids were submitted on March 24 by the Philippines-based International Container Terminal Services (ICTS), UK-based Peninsular and Oriental (P&O) Steam Navigation […]

  • 19 January 2016

    The Seamen’s Union in Greece is staging a new 48-hour strike tomorrow, on 20 January, according to the latest report from Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS). The strike is expected to affect the routes of domestic and local ferries, and commercial vessels calling at Piraeus, Aspropyrgos, Eleusis, Pachi, Megara and Thessaloniki ports for cargo discharging. The […]

  • 14 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Organismos Limenos Alexandroypolis issued a tender invitation for wreck removal services related to the wreck of the truck-ferry “Thessaloniki”. The promoter is seeking persons with experience and expetrise to perform all works required for the removal of the hazardous and harmful wreck. “Thessaloniki”, which is registered in Valletta, Malta, is currently located in the harbour area […]

  • 10 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    After it received three bids for the sale of a 67% stake in Thessaloniki Port Authority, Greece has asked the interested companies to submit improved financial offers. Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) requested the improved bids on April 7, after the Board of Directors unsealed the three binding financial offers from International Container Terminal Services (ICTS) […]

  • 1 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Greek ruling party Syriza has proposed a change in the terms of the sale of the country’s second largest port – the Port of Thessaloniki – to mirror those of the Piraeus Port, according to local media. Back in May, the government of Greece invited China’s Cosco Group, Maersk Group’s APM Terminals, and Philippines-based International Container Terminal […]

  • 24 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Greek ports could face complete stoppage as the Port of Piraeus Dockworkers’ Union announced that they plan to launch repeated 48-hour strikes starting from May 26 in protest of the port’s privatization process, the union said in a statement. The strike, scheduled to launch at 06:00 local time, would affect traffic at the Piraeus port and the […]

  • 1 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Greek ruling party Syriza has proposed a change in the terms of the sale of the country’s second largest port – the Port of Thessaloniki – to mirror those of the Piraeus Port, according to local media. Back in May, the government of Greece invited China’s Cosco Group, Maersk Group’s APM Terminals, and Philippines-based International Container Terminal […]

  • 1 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    The sale of the majority stake in the Greek port of Piraeus to China’s port operator Cosco Group (Hong Kong) Limited has been ratified by the country’s lawmakers on Thursday, Reuters reports. Under the agreement, the port operator will purchase 67 percent in the port for EUR 368.5 million (USD 411 million), representing a price of EUR 22 […]

  • 22 October 2015

    The Crew Union of Towage Companies in Greece is about to stage a towage strike in Greece today which will affect vessel movements at all Greek ports and terminals, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) informed. The strike is scheduled to take place on 22nd to 23rd of October and will consist of daily four hour stoppages on […]

  • 22 October 2015

    The Crew Union of Towage Companies in Greece is about to stage a towage strike in Greece today which will affect vessel movements at all Greek ports and terminals, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) informed. The strike is scheduled to take place on 22nd to 23rd of October and will consist of daily four hour stoppages on […]

  • 13 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    China’s port operator Cosco Group (Hong Kong) Limited has received approval for a new concession agreement at the port of Piraeus, one of the largest Greek ports, according to Reuters. The approval follows the signing of an agreement with the TAIPED (Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund) for the transfer of a majority stake in Piraeus Port Authority in April. Cosco […]

  • 25 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    Greece has selected the consortium comprising Deutsche Invest Equity Partners, Belterra Investments and Terminal Link as the highest bidder for the 67% stake in Thessaloniki Port Authority. Namely, the consortium submitted an improved financial offer for the acquisition of the stake as part of the respective international competitive process, Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) informed. The improved financial […]

  • 10 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    Hill International has signed an agreement with the Thessaloniki Port Authority (THPA) as leader of a consortium including Rogan Associates SA, to provide design and project management services for the planned expansion of the marine works infrastructure of Pier 6. Being part of the Core Network of the Trans-European Transport Network, the Port of Thessaloniki […]

  • 16 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Following the Greek government’s failure to reach an agreement with the Federation of Port Workers of Greece (OMYLE) and the Piraeus Dockworkers Union, the situation in Greece has worsened, according to the International Dockworkers Council (IDC). After 20 days of striking, dockers in Greece have committed to bolster demonstrations with the hope that the Government of […]

  • 13 September 2011

    Promotion and Marketing director of the National Agency for Private Investment (ANIP), Antonio Prata invited on Sunday in Thessaloniki, … (angop) [mappress] Source: angop., September 13, 2011

  • 2 December 2015

    Vessel movements at many Greek ports and terminals are expected to be affected by the announced 24-hour general strike in Greece on 3 December, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) informed. The public and private sector strike action is scheduled to start at 06:00 local time on 3 December and end at 06:00 on 4 December. “During […]

  • 21 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Israel’s shipping company ZIM plans to restructure and upgrade its Turkey Greece Express (TGX) and Turkey Israel Express (TIX) services in the East Mediterranean, starting from late November. The company intends to add the ports of Aliaga (Turkey ), Damietta (Egypt), Iskenderun (Turkey) and Ashdod (Israel) to its schedule. “The newly introduced Thessaloniki to Damietta […]