PM and Greek shipowners sign deal extending voluntary tax contributions to 2018

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday received the leadership of the Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) at the Maximos Mansion. During the meeting, Tsipras and UGS President Theodore Veniamis signed for a one-year extension of the shipowners’ agreement with the state for voluntary tax contributions, agreeing to higher taxes in 2018.