Press Releases

The Annual General Assembly of the PPA S.A. shareholders took place today Friday, June 22nd 2018 with a quorum of 84.06 % and main issues the Approval of the Annual Financial Statements and the Dividend Distribution for the financial year 2017 which, as the Board of Directors proposed, amounts to € 0.1712 per share, compared to € 0.0892 of the previous year.
The basketball team of PPA S.A. - COSCO SHIPPING, just after the third year of its establishment, had an important achievement after winning the 1st place in its division at the EKA "NIKOS GALIS" employees Championship for the period 2017 - 2018.
Piraeus Port Authority S.A. (PPA) awarded double certification against ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 by Lloyd’s Register (LR). At a ceremony today held during international shipping exhibition Posidonia, Capt. Weng Lin, PPA Deputy CEO, was presented with certifications against ISO 9001:2015 for Quality Management and ISO14001:2015 for Environmental Management by Mr Nick Brown, LR Marine & Offshore Director. The double certification demonstrates the company’s commitment to best practice for quality, environmental management and pollution prevention.
PPA S.A. participates with its own booth (Stand 3201), in the greatest maritime event of the world, Posidonia exhibition, which this year celebrates its 50th anniversary, surpassing any previously participations record.
The annual briefing to the Hellenic Fund and Asset Management Association for the results of PPA S.A. for the year 2017 took place at the Athens Stock Exchange, in the presence of the CEO of PPA S.A. Captain Fu Chengqiu, Mr. Angelos Karakostas, Deputy CEO, Mr. Athanasios Liagkos, Member of the Board of Directors and Management Consultant, Mr. Tian Chao, General Manager - Financial Dept. and other executives of the company.
The Ambassador of China Mr. Zou Xiaoli made an official visit at the premises of the Ship Repair Zone in Perama, where he was guided by CEO Captain Fu Chengqiu and executives of PPA S.A.
A delegation of the B5 Directorate of International Economic Relations with countries from Central and Southern America, Sub Saharan Africa & Asia of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs headed by Ambassador Konstantinos Economides, accompanied by Mr. Konstantinos Daskalopoulos, First Secretary of Economic and Commercial Affairs and Mrs. Despina Tzova, Attaché of Economic and Commercial Affairs, visited the headquarters of PPA S.A. and had a meeting with CEO Capt. Fu Chengqiu and senior executives of the Company's Management.
Piraeus Port Authority S.A. is pleased to announce that after the completion of the procedure for the final installation and mooring of the new floating dock “PIRAEUS III” in a permanent position in Pier I of the Ship Repair Zone in Perama, yesterday started successfully to operate with the first ship's docking.
Another one European program, related to the security and training of PPA S.A. security staff, "AUGGMED", ended with its third pilot demonstration at the port of Piraeus. The other two were successfully held at the Leeds airport in the UK and the underground train station in Barcelona.
The Piraeus Port Authority S.A. announces the successful completion of the environmental certification review in accordance with the Port Environmental Review System (PERS) and the receipt of the new PERS Certificate.