Showing posts with label cosco. Show all posts
Showing posts with label cosco. Show all posts

Friday, July 1, 2016

Greek MPs ratify deal for sale of majority stake in Piraeus port to China's COSCO

Greek lawmakers ratified on Thursday with an overwhelming majority the landmark concession agreement with China's COSCO Shipping for the acquisition of a majority stake in Piraeus Port Authority (PPA or OLP in Greek).

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Άνοιξαν οι γραμμές στην Ειδομένη

Τα δρομολόγια των τρένων άρχισαν ξανά μετά το άνοιγμα της γραμμής  στην Ειδομένη.

Η αστυνομική επιχείρηση για την απομάκρυνση των μεταναστών από τη σιδηροδρομική γραμμή έγινε χθες, χωρίς ιδιαίτερες εντάσεις και προβλήματα.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Greece announces deadlines for port, railway privatization tenders

Greece's privatization fund announced on Thursday deadlines for the submission of binding offers for tenders concerning the privatization of Piraeus and Thessaloniki ports and the state railways TRAINOSE-ROSCO.

Monday, August 10, 2015

Chinese COSCO among bidders for Cypriot port operations

Chinese COSCO is among companies which will be invited to submit details of their plans for taking up sections of Limassol port commercial operations, the state radio reported on Sunday.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Ν.Δ.: Πέντε ψέματα της κυβέρνησης

 Για «κυβέρνηση ψεμάτων» κάνει λόγο η Γραμματεία Στρατηγικού Σχεδιασμού και Προγράμματος της Νέας Δημοκρατίας, κατηγορώντας τη συμπολίτευση για πέντε ψέματα.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Η Ελλάδα πωλεί το πλειοψηφικό πακέτο του ΟΛΠ. "Άδειασμα" Γ. Δραγασάκη από Θ. Δρίτσα για τον ΟΛΠ

H ελληνική κυβέρνηση θα προχωρήσει στην πώληση του πλειοψηφικού πακέτου που διαθέτει στον ΟΛΠ εντός των επόμενων εβδομάδων, δήλωσε ο αντιπρόεδρος Γιάννης Δραγασάκης στο επίσημο κινεζικό πρακτορείο ειδήσεων Νέα Κίνα (Xinhua), όπως μετέδωσε το Reuters.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Thursday, March 5, 2015

China defends military items found on COSCO ship

Chinese Foreign Ministry said Wednesday that a Chinese cargo ship carrying legitimate military items was stopped by Colombian authorities on its way to Cuba for alleged illegal arms trafficking.

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Greek gov't to establish new framework for long-term collaboration with China (Varoufakis)

Greece's newly-elected government intends to move quickly ahead to establish a new framework for mutually profitable collaboration with China in the future, Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said on Friday.

Friday, February 27, 2015

Greek new gov't welcomes Chinese investment

In another positive sign that Greece's new government welcomes foreign investment, its Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis is scheduled to pay a visit to Chinese-run Piraeus Contanier Terminal (PCT) in Piraeus Port on Friday, exactly one month after the new cabinet was sworn in and three days after the reform list of the government was approved by the Eurogroup.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Port of Piraeus/Cosco: Premier talks port project with Greek PM

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang spoke on the telephone to Tsipras on Wednesday, and was assured that the new Greek government will not change the nature of existing bilateral programs including a major port project.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

West hypes China’s foreign project failures

Western media in recent days has been obsessed with hyping up the frustrations that Chinese-invested mega-projects abroad have encountered. Reports have claimed that China's outbound investment strategy had heavily suffered. They have attracted public attention to the attitudes that the new governments in countries like Greece and Sri Lanka have taken toward Chinese-backed projects, and have made exaggerated interpretations of some remarks by the new leaders as these nations' stance, creating an illusion that Chinese investments are being rejected everywhere.

Friday, January 30, 2015

China commends Greek respect for COSCO port deals

China on Friday spoke highly of Greece's decision to respect existing deals with China's shipping conglomerate COSCO Group on Piraeus port.

According to reports, Greek Alternate Shipping Minister Theodoros Dritsas said the new government will respect all deals signed with COSCO .

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Greece betrays principle of contract by halting port sale

[By Liu Zhun Source:Global Times Published: 2015-1-29 0:03:29]
As soon as he assumed office, new Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has announced he is about to halt a landmark deal to privatize the country's biggest port of Piraeus. China's Cosco Group, a State-owned global shipping giant, had submitted a bid, but now, according to the new government, the sale will be reviewed.

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Chinese, Greek PMs discuss bilateral cooperation over phone

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang had a phone conversation Wednesday with his Greek counterpart, Antonis Samaras, on the latest development in their countries' relations and cooperation.

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Chinese premier concludes fruitful Europe tour

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang left here for home on Saturday, wrapping up a six-day trip to Britain and Greece that infused fresh vigor into China's ties and cooperation with the two countries and with Europe as a whole.

In Greece, Li met separately with Greek President Karolos Papoulias, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Parliament Speaker Evangelos Vasileios Meimarakis. 


He also addressed the China-Greece Maritime Cooperation Forum, expounding China's views on maritime affairs.

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Premier Li hails China-Greece cooperation on PCT project

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang applauded on Friday the success of the Piraeus Container Terminal (PCT) project jointly operated by China and Greece, calling it a "pearl" in bilateral cooperation.

Li made the remarks while inspecting the project with his Greek counterpart, Antonis Samaras. China's state-owned shipping giant COSCO gained the management lease for No. 2 and No. 3 piers of the Piraeus port, the largest one in Greece, in 2008.

Friday, June 20, 2014

China, Greek PMs anticipate further win-win cooperation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and his Greek counterpart Antonis Samaras on Thursday hailed the traditional friendship between their two countries and expected more win-win cooperation in the future.

At a joint press conference after their meeting, Premier Li appreciated the assistance offered by Greece to help Chinese nationals evacuate from violence-hit Libya in 2011, and expressed China's firm belief in Greece to tackle the difficulties brought by its debt crisis.

China is a responsible and long-term investor of Greek national bonds, Li noted, calling the Sino-Greek relations mutually beneficial.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Chinese premier arrives in Greece for visit

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Athens Thursday for an official visit, his first trip to Greece since taking office in 2013.

Li is scheduled to meet with top Greek leaders, including President Karolos Papoulias, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Parliament Speaker Evangelos Vasileios Meimarakis.

During the visit, both countries are expected to sign more than 20 cooperation agreements and business contracts on trade, investment, finance, shipping, technology, culture and quality inspection, according to Chinese Ambassador to Greece Zou Xiaoli.

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