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Isle of Man Ship Registry Expands Greek Fleet

The Maritime Executive 19 May 2022
The Isle of Man Ship Registry (IOMSR) is expanding its Greek fleet with an agreement to flag four bulk carriers with Enterprises Shipping & Trading (EST) ... A growing number of Greek shipowners are choosing the Isle of Man flag, supported by the IOMSR Athens based Greece representative Konstantinos Machairas.

Posidonia 2022 Conferences Set the Course in Tumultuous Times

The Maritime Executive 19 May 2022
Greek shipping industry leaders and Greek government officials will share their insight and views on critical topics in a series of panels during the Capital Link Forum to take place on June 6 ... support of the Municipality of Piraeus and the Greek Shipping Co-operation Committee.

Greek Loans Rose By 5.6% During 2021, Now at $52.5 Billion

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 19 May 2022
Bank shipfinance for Greek shipping has increased during 2021 by 5.6%.

Greece emerging as new hub for Russian ship-to-ship fuel oil exports, data shows

Reuters 19 May 2022
Russian fuel oil arrivals at Greek ports hit record in April – Refinitiv dataBeing shipped from offshore Greece to other destinationsEU considering ban on trade of Russian oil ... The bulk of this was shipped from Russian ports to Greece's Kalamata port, the data showed.

Greece’s Andriaki and Almi seen offloading their oldest tankers

Tradewinds 18 May 2022
Castor purchased the ship 11 months ago from Greek peer Eletson for just $9.3m ... Other Greek companies also sold ... Greek-owned First Ship Lease Trust is said to have sold its last aframax, the 115,900-dwt FSL Hong Kong (built 2007), for about $19.5m to unidentified Chinese buyers.

COVID-19: Mandatory masks only in hospitals, nursing homes and public transport – Abolished in stores

Greek City Times 18 May 2022
... two and a half years, ships once again began crossing the sea this spring – an encouraging sign for Greek tourism ... Since most ferry companies operating these routes are Turkish, Greek shipping wasn’t affected in any major way by the ban, but local economies on the islands were.

Smyrna: The History of the Asia Minor’s Greatest Greek City

Greek City Times 18 May 2022
This enabled Greek merchant ships to sail into the heart of Lydia, allowing the city to become part of a major trade route between Anatolia and the Aegean ... The systematic evacuation of Greeks on the quay started on September 24, when the first Greek ships entered the harbor under the supervision of Allied destroyers ... Previous Article GREEK SUMMER.

Greece's Piraeus Port Authority grants building for construction of Museum of Underwater Antiquities

Xinhua 18 May 2022
(PPA), a member of China's COSCO Shipping group, has donated the so-called SILO building and its adjacent spaces at the port to the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports for the construction of a Museum of Underwater Antiquities, according to a joint a press release issued on Wednesday.

From icy waters to Greece’s wine dark sea, Kearsarge group grapples with different climates

Stars and Stripes 18 May 2022
Paul Merida, commanding officer of the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, which is embarked with Arlington and the two other Hampton Roads-based ships of the USS Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group ... Marine Corps equipment and vehicles for the joint U.S.-Greek Alexander the Great 2022 training exercise.

Diana Shipping fixes kamsarmax to Hyundai Glovis

Splash24/7 18 May 2022
Greek bulker owner Diana Shipping has entered into a time charter contract with South Korea’s Hyundai Glovis for its ...

Ukraine hopes to swap steel mill fighters for Russian POWs

Caledonian Record 18 May 2022
But a Moscow lawmaker said they should be brought to “justice.” ... Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said “the most influential international mediators are involved” in the plans. Officials have not said how many remain inside ... +9. Greek leader tells Congress democracy is tested by Russia ... 20 years since Navy ship sunk for artificial reef in Keys.

Why Russia and Ukraine are fighting over a tiny island in the Black Sea

The Irish Times 17 May 2022
“But it also has a symbolism that is possibly even more important.” Shipping lanes. According to Greek mythology, Poseidon created Snake Island as a haven for Achilles and Helen. Today, with no trees or fresh water but boasting a helipad and two deepwater piers, the X-shaped rocky protrusion lies in the middle of Ukraine’s crucial shipping lanes.

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