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GREEK FERRIES

Greek Ferry tickets expected to increase by 10 percent in 2020

Greek ferry fares are expected to increase by as much as 10 percent in the coming period in view of rising fuel costs following the implementation of IMO 2020, the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) low sulphur…

Disability friendly ferries from 2019 3

Disability friendly ferries from 2019

Shipping and Island Policy Minister Fotis Kouvelis announced that passenger vessels will need to become disability friendly from next year. Kouvelis said that shipping companies must make their vessels accessible and safe…

Gail force winds cause havoc on the Aegean Sea 12

Gail force winds cause havoc on the Aegean Sea

Port authorities in Piraeus, Rafina, and Lavrio have extended the ban on sailing due to gale-force winds in the Aegean Sea reaching up to 9 and 10 Beaufort in places. In a…