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Attica Group Takes Full Control of Hellenic Seaways

Attica Group has gained full control of Greek ferry operator Hellenic Seaways, following a decision by Greece’s competition authority.

Attica Group Applauded for CSR, Technology Initiatives at Tourism Awards 2018

Attica Group, which engages in passenger shipping via the Superfast Ferries and Blue Star Ferries companies, received three honors at the Tourism Awards 2018.

Attica Group Honored as a ‘True Leader’ for Third Consecutive Year

Attica Group has been honored with the prestigious “True Leader” award for the third consecutive year by credit rating agency ICAP Group.

Grimaldi Agrees to Sell Hellenic Seaways Shares to Attica Group

Attica Group reached an agreement with Minoan Lines, owned by Grimaldi Group, to acquire its 48.53 percent stake in Hellenic Seaways.

Blue Star Ferries: 50% Off Ferry Tickets to Kos

Blue Star Ferries is supporting those affected by the recent earthquake on Kos and is offering a 50% discount on tickets from and to the island.

Blue Star Ferries: 50% Off Ferry Tickets to Earthquake-stricken Lesvos

Blue Star Ferries has announced its support to those affected on Lesvos following the strong earthquake on the Greek island.

Blue Star 2 Begins Piraeus-Samos Route

Attica Group has announced the launch of the direct Piraeus to Samos ferry route with the Blue Star 2. The journey takes a mere six hours and 45 minutes.

Attica Group Wins Gold Award for Eurail and Interrail Greek Islands Pass Products

Attica Group shined at the Transport & Logistics Awards 2017 for creating the Eurail and Interrail Greek Islands Pass products, which combine train and ferry transportation.

Attica Group Launches Morocco-Europe Ferry Service through AML

Athens-based Attica Group, a subsidiary of Marfin Investment Group, and BMCE Bank of Africa Group, have inked an agreement for the immediate operation of scheduled ferry services between Morocco and Europe.

‘Tourism Awards 2016’ Spotlight Shines on Greece’s Best Practices

The best practices of Greek companies and organizations in all sectors of travel, hospitality and leisure and initiatives that encourage innovation and the quality of Greek tourism were rewarded on Wednesday, April 6, at the glitzy awards ceremony of the Tourism Awards 2016.

Attica Group Offers Humanitarian Assistance to Refugees in Piraeus, Samos

Attica Group, the parent company of Superfast Ferries and Blue Star Ferries, has delivered quantities of fresh milk, juice and cereal to the refugees that have found temporary shelter at the passenger stations of the port of Piraeus and distributed light meals to the refugees on Samos.

Attica Group Issues 6th CSR Report

Attica Group announced recently that it has published its 6th Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report for the year 2014, presenting the group's performance on sustainable development.

ICAP Names Attica Group ‘True Leader’

Listed Greek company Attica Group was named ‘True Leader’ during the ICAP Group Awards held recently, placing the company among the country’s 200 most profitable business entities.

Attica Group’s Ships to Sail US-Cuba Waters

Listed Greek company Attica Group announced on Wednesday, that US authorities have granted it a license for the provision of carrier services to Cuba.

Superfast Ferries Celebrates 20th Anniversary with New Destinations

Attica Group announced last week that it is planning to include two new ships to its fleet while its subsidiary Superfast Ferries celebrates two very active decades sailing Greek and Italian waters with the addition of new destinations in the Mediterranean, Northern Europe and...

Attica Group Welcomes the ‘Blue Galaxy’ to its Crete Itinerary

As part of its fleet expansion program, Attica Group announced on Wednesday, that its subsidiary Blue Star Ferries received the Blue Galaxy under a long-term charter agreement (bareboat) from Hellas 2 Leasing.

Blue Star Ferries Offers 1st Aid Seminars on Greek isles of Tilos, Amorgos

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility Program titled “With You As Our Destination”, Attica Group’s Blue Star Ferries organized a series of First Aid seminars on the Aegean islands of Tilos and Amorgos recently.

Blue Star Ithaki Vessel Leaves Greece For New Home In Canada

After 14 years of sailing the Greek seas, the Blue Star Ithaki vessel began its long journey to Canada, its next country of operation.

Greek Shipping Restructures To Deal With Crisis, Debt

Greece’s financial crisis has taken its toll on one of the country’s strongest sectors, shipping, with five of the country’s largest companies selling off a total of 16 vessels and seeing their fleet reduced from 81 ships in 2008 to 65 at the end of 2013, a recent study by XRTC...

Attica Group Wins Αt Transport & Logistics Awards 2014

Greek shipping company Attica Group was recently honored with the "High Performance" accolade at the Transport & Logistics Awards 2014 organized by Boussias Communications.