Economou gets go-ahead to take DryShips private

DryShips Inc chairman and ceo George Economou will take his company private following an approved ‘plan of merger’ to acquire all of the company’s outstanding shares currently held by outside investors. Read More

Zolotas resigns as chief of Newlead

NewLead Holdings announced 25 October the resignation of Michael Zolotas as board chairman, president and ceo, though he remains the biggest shareholder of Piraeus-based NewLead, which trades on the US over-the-counter market.

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