18th China-EU Summit to be held in Beijing

Upon bilateral consultation, Premier Li Keqiang of the State Council will join President Donald Tusk of the European Council and President Jean-Claude Juncker of the European Commission in hosting the 18th China-EU Summit in Beijing from July 12 to 13. President Xi Jinping will meet with the two presidents from the EU.

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Meeting between Alexis Tsipras and Xi Jinping

In the context of his visit to China Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping.  In that regard, the two countries vowed  to well implement the Piraeus port project and make it an important support for the bilateral cooperation  on the Belt and Road Initiative. Tsipras said Greece is ready …

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Meeting between Alexis Tsipras and Li Keqiang

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang met in Beijing on Monday 4 July 2016, with much of their meeting focused on Piraeus. Alexis Tsipras described Piraeus as a potentially important entry point for Chinese investment and goods into Europe. He said that logistics centers and industrial parks will be built and railways …

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Second Sino-Greek Maritime Cooperation Forum organised in Beijing

The second ‘Greece-China Maritime Cooperation Forum’ to fuel growth was organised in Beijing on 4 July 2016. Prime Ministers Alexis Tsipras and Li Keqiang addressed this Forum. Premier Tsipras said that Greece welcomes investments from China and praised the contribution of China to the world economy. From his part, Premier Li said that China and Greece, …

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PPA general assembly approves concession agreement

The general assembly of shareholders of the Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) approved the concession agreement between PPA and the Greek state on Friday 10 June 2016. This decision paves the way for the privatisation to be voted for in the Hellenic Parliament and for COSCO to undertake the management of the port. The process is expected to be …

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