Y.CO reduces Moonbird price by €950,000

Y.CO reduces Moonbird price by €950,000

Y.CO are pleased to announce a €950,000 price reduction on the 37.2 metre Moonbird. The yacht is now for sale at €5,950,000. Launched by Fitzroy Yachts in 2003, with exterior design by Dubois Naval Architects, Moonbird has seen much success

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Malta fights back against EU

Malta fights back against EU

The Malta Maritime Law Association, the Malta Maritime Forum, the Yachting Services Trade Section by within the Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry and the Super Yacht Industry Network Malta refer to the recent Notice of Infringement sent to

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M/Y Sicilia IV Aicon for sale

M/Y Sicilia IV Aicon for sale

M/Y ‘Sicilia IV’ is back on the market with West Nautical. The Italian yacht, built in 2007 by Aicon shipyard and adapted for the Mediterranean Sea, with capacity for 12 guests during the day and up to 8 overnight guests

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European Commission “discriminating against smaller countries” with yacht lease letter

European Commission “discriminating against smaller countries” with yacht lease letter

Anthony Galea, managing director at Vistra Marine & Aviation, questions whether the European Commission really understands the Maltese leasing scheme and remains confident that yacht leases will continue. Superyacht Investor: Are you surprised that the European Commission is targeting yacht

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EU accuses Cyprus, Greece and Malta of yacht “tax evasion”

EU accuses Cyprus, Greece and Malta of yacht “tax evasion”

The EU has sent letters of formal notice to Cyprus, Greece and Malta alleging that they have not been charging the correct amount of Value-Added Tax (VAT) on yachts. All three countries offer leasing schemes. They now have two months

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DAMEN Adventure vessel POWER PLAY available from summer 2018

DAMEN Adventure vessel POWER PLAY available from summer 2018

Dutch shipbuilder DAMEN is pleased to introduce its new 55.50-metre vessel POWER PLAY, currently under construction and available for delivery in summer 2018. POWER PLAY will be the sixth delivery of the popular YS 5009 design from the DAMEN Yacht

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Tankoa S801 project approaches completion

Tankoa S801 project approaches completion

Tankoa Yachts has revealed the latest version of hull S801, the innovative 80m project styled by Francesco Paszkowski that is poised to take the custom builder into the megayacht market. The announcement comes after a series of significant launches and new orders for

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Ocean Alexander reveals the 90r

Ocean Alexander reveals the 90r

London yacht designer Evan Marshall has partnered with shipyard Ocean Alexander to design a new 27 metre yacht concept, the 90r. The boat is currently in production at the Ocean Alexander factory in Taiwan and is set to debut in

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M/Y Equanimity seized in 1MDB investigation

M/Y Equanimity seized in 1MDB investigation

A 92-metre superyacht M/Y Equanimity has been arrested in Indonesia after its owner, Malaysian financier Jho Low, was accused of misusing government funds to purchase the asset. The U.S. Department of Justice began looking into the financier in 2016 as

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Floating Life to host fifth annual Captains Meeting in Monte Carlo

Floating Life to host fifth annual Captains Meeting in Monte Carlo

Yacht management firm Floating Life will be holding its fifth annual Captains Meeting in Monte Carlo over two days on 8-9 March. The two-day event will be hosted by Andrea Pezzini, Director of Floating Life, and Enrico Ursomando, Sector manager

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