China in bid to take over Greece's main port

Country seeks to take over Piraeus port near Athens, making Greece a major trade gateway between Europe and China.

    In the gloom of Greece's economic woes, some brighter spots are beginning to emerge.

    One of them is China's massive investment in the country's main port, near Athens.

    China is bidding to take over the entire facility, making Greece a major trade gateway between Europe and China. But not everyone is happy about it.

    Al Jazeera's John Psarapolous reports from the port of Piraeus.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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