About: Port of Piraeus

EU-China 23-09-2019

Budapest-Belgrade railway: Orbán flirts with China

Hungary has signed a deal with China to modernise the railway link between Budapest and Belgrade. The project - the first major Chinese infrastructure deal inside the EU - aims to facilitate the distribution of goods arriving at the Chinese-owned port of Piräus, but critics say it might be a waste of taxpayer money.
EU-China 24-04-2018

OLAF suspects VAT fraud at China’s new gateway to Europe

European Union and Italian authorities are investigating suspected wide-scale tax fraud by Chinese criminal gangs importing goods via Greece’s largest port of Piraeus, a trade gateway between China and Europe, officials said.
Global Europe 12-07-2012

Chinese ambassador: Beijing is betting on Greece

Beijing is looking at new investments in Greece after the successful running of Piraeus Port by China's shipping giant COSCO, says China's ambassador to Athens. The diplomat spoke with EURACTIV Greece in an exclusive interview.