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Heraklion

Heraklion is a port city and the capital of the Greek island of Crete. Crete rests about 160 km south of the Greek mainland, and about 100 km southwest of Anatolia. The port is managed by Heraklion Port Authority S.A.

Grimaldi consortium is preferential bidder for the Port of Heraklion

Athens, Greece (PortSEurope) June 13, 2023 – A consortium of Grimaldi Euromed S.p.A. and Minoan Lines S.A. has been announced as preferred bidder for the...

Heraklion Port Authority receives two equity bids

Heraklion, Greece (PortSEurope) April 25, 2023 – The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HDRAF) has received two offers for the acquisition of a...

Heraklion CEO about the port and its future

Heraklion, Greece (PortSEurope) April 3, 2023 – Heraklion port is a medium-sized port of international interest belonging to the TEN-T network and the...

Igoumenitsa port welcomes cruise ship companies

Igoumenitsa, Greece (PortSEurope) October 4, 2022 – Igoumenitsa port has welcomed cruise ship companies to an event to promote services offered by the...

Greek regional upcoming ports and new chances for investments

Athens, Greece (PortSEurope) April 1, 2022 – A paper, published in March in the Open Journal of Business and Management, analyses the upcoming strong...

Republic of Korea ambassador visits Greek port of Heraklion

Heraklion, Crete, Greece (PortSEurope) October 19, 2021 – Last Friday, the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Greece, Jung Il Lee, visited the Port...

Greek statement on strong investment interest for the Heraklion Port Authority

Joint press release of the Greek Ministries of Finance and Shipping and Island Policy regarding the strong investment interest for the Heraklion Port Authority...

Approval of financing of two projects for electrification in the ports of Piraeus and Heraklion

Piraeus, Greece (PortSEurope) July 22, 2021 – The European Executive Agency for Infrastructure and the Environment (CINEA) in Brussels has approved two...

Port Authority of Heraklion is lead partner in”ELECTRIPORT” project

Heraklion, Crete, Greece (PortSEurope) July 22, 2021 – The Port Authority of Heraklion is to be lead partner in the ELECTRIPORT project – a study...

U.S. Ambassador Pyatt’s speaks at 5th Cretan Energy Conference

Heraklion, Crete, Greece (PortSEurope) July 12, 2021 –  U.S. Ambassador to Greece, Geoffrey Pyatt, has delivered a speech at the 5th Cretan Energy...

Greece’s Port Planning and Development Committee completes review

Under the chairmanship of the General Secretary of Ports Evangelos Kyriazopoulos, the 87th / 02-06-2021 Meeting of the Port Planning and Development Committee...

PSTF 2021 digital tables global cruise industry issues as Greek, Cypriot and Israeli ports prepare to welcome passengers back

The chief executives of some of the world’s biggest cruise lines will participate in the first virtual panel discussion that will kick off the 6th Posidonia...

Minister of Shipping and Island Policy visits the port of Heraklion

Heraklion, Greece (PortSEurope) April 12, 2021 -The Heraklion Port Authority was visited on Friday 9 April 2021, by the Minister of Shipping and Island Policy...

Greece launches tender process for the development of the port of Heraklion, Crete

The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) is launching an international public tender for the development of the port of Heraklion, Crete, within...

Grimaldi clarifies its Adriatic strategy

Naples, 8 February 2021 With regards to the latest articles which appeared on the Greek press concerning an alleged war declared by the Grimaldi Group on the...

Ports of Genoa: Covid-19 Update – Issue 27/2020 – Green light (with caution) to cruises in Europe

Ports of Genoa: Covid-19 Update – Issue 27/2020 – Green light (with caution) to cruises in Europe – August 7, 2020 The news of the moment is...

Greece finally issues tender for privatisation of Alexandroupolis, Igoumenitsa & Kavala ports

Alexandroupolis, Greece (PortSEurope) July 20, 2020 -The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF), the agency responsible for privatising Greek...

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