Greek news agencies are reporting that Athina Onassis, the heir to the Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis, has agreed to sell her family-owned island of Scorpios to a Russian billionaire.

The island of Scorpios, which has been in the past in the property of Greece shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis is again being eyed for a purchase by the wealthy Sheikh of Qatar, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani.