Scotline launches “Scot Navigator”

Scotline launches “Scot Navigator”

View from the launching of the Scot Navigator Scotline are pleased to announce that on Wednesday 22nd...
Optimism in the frame at Christie’s as new sales season starts

Optimism in the frame at Christie’s as new sales season starts

Stephen Brooks of Christie’s with Matisse masterpiece. Optimism in the frame at Christie’s as...
The Drawing Show at the Workers’ Café, Dalston

The Drawing Show at the Workers’ Café, Dalston

Carolina Ambida prepares the exhibition. The Drawing Show at the Workers’ Café, Dalston By James Brewer Twenty-six...
HESGB conquering Park Lane…

HESGB conquering Park Lane…

The HESGB Governing Committee; the great team behind the super event… When you come to age, your...

The BDI@878 loses steam yet again; geopolitics though are on the brink for WWIII

Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices — February 27, 2017 at 11:55 PM
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained just three points and now reads 878 points “thanks” to the volatile Capers … Geopolitics are to spill over given some nations unprecedented demands and the fault rests with all six superpowers that look for their vested business interests rather than peace. John Faraclas daily recap: The Capers’ BCI 2014 lost 14 points since last Friday and now stands at...

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Marine Insurance

New professional indemnity insurance examination set for expansion

New professional indemnity insurance examination set for expansion
Chris Jones A dedicated qualification for professional indemnity practitioners is set to be expanded after a successful first...
Feb 27, 2017 10:28

Shipmanagement

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition
Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor UK-based Rivertrace will be show casing its new Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor, at...
Feb 27, 2017 16:19

Organisations

BREXIT and its implications for regulating takeovers in the UK: Why Law matters

BREXIT and its implications for regulating takeovers in the UK: Why Law matters
Dr Georgina Tsagas BREXIT and its implications for regulating takeovers in the UK: Why Law matters By Dr Georgina Tsagas* The...
Feb 17, 2017 16:53

Markets

Inchcape Shipping Services wins global Hurtigruten contract

Inchcape Shipping Services wins global Hurtigruten contract
ISS has won a global port agency contract with Hurtigruten, a world leader in expedition travel. Inchcape Shipping Services...
Feb 27, 2017 9:45

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Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
27-Feb-2017 DREDGING OPERATIONS AT KWAI TSING CONTAINER TERMINAL 9 SOUTH Hong Kong Dredging Operations at Kwai Tsing Container Terminal 9 South Monday, February 27, 2017, Hong Kong With effect from 27 February 2017 and for a period of approximately 6 months, dredging operations...
February 27th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Wealthy lost billions: Daily Wealth Letter

Wealthy lost billions: Daily Wealth Letter
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NEXT WEALTH FORUM EVENT: Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit...
February 27th, 2017 | Reports | Read More

PEMA welcomes three new members at start of 2017

PEMA welcomes three new members at start of 2017
The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) continues to expand its membership – which passed the 100 member mark in 2016 – with the addition of three new member companies: port equipment manufacturers Bedeschi S.p.A, Velodyne LiDAR Inc. and Samson Materials Handling Ltd. PEMA’s mission...
February 27th, 2017 | Associations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Socio-economic impact of the EU shipping industry remains solid

Socio-economic impact of the EU shipping industry remains solid
Patrick Verhoeven The EU shipping industry directly employed 640,000 people and supported a € 57 billion contribution to GDP in 2015. Adding supply chain and worker spending multiplier impacts, the shipping industry’s total employment contribution rises to 2.1 million people and its total GDP contribution...
February 27th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

SpeedCast becomes Inmarsat’s first partner to offer full Fleet Xpress integration

SpeedCast becomes Inmarsat’s first partner to offer full Fleet Xpress integration
27 February 2017: SpeedCast International (ASX: SDA), a leading global communications and network service provider, is the first Inmarsat partner to integrate the software element of the Fleet Xpress Network Service Device (SoftNSD) into its Fleet Xpress offering. This allows third party application...
February 27th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services wins global Hurtigruten contract

Inchcape Shipping Services wins global Hurtigruten contract
ISS has won a global port agency contract with Hurtigruten, a world leader in expedition travel. Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has won a global port agency contract with Hurtigruten, a world leader in expedition travel. The new business...
February 27th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Cruise Ferry, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety
… Seatrials are underway in Japan involving Ramform Hyperion, the last of four ships built to the seismic sector’s all-time highest specifications, completing a project that shows the way distinctive design also demands innovation from the equipment keeping ships safely in service. Reckoned to...
February 26th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Paying Tribute and Honouring Seafarers

Paying Tribute and Honouring Seafarers
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón in front of the monument dedicated to Seafarers at the Entrance of the IMO Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, “IMO Maritime Ambassador”, visited the “International Monument to the Seafarers”, which is located at the entrance of the IMO headquarters, in London The monument,...
February 26th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
25-Feb-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 FEBRUARY-11 MARCH 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 February-11 March 2017 Saturday, February 25, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 26 Feb (Sun) – Kuwat Liberation Day 27 Feb (Mon)...
February 25th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Capers’ volatility brings the BDI@875; Yellowstone Geopolitics ante portas…

Capers’ volatility brings the BDI@875; Yellowstone Geopolitics ante portas…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up 19 points since yesterday at 875 and 134 since last week’s 741 points, thanks to the as ever volatile Capers, “inducing” also all the other sizes, both on a daily and weekly basis. The Geopolitical mayhem continues and not only we are witnessing,...
February 24th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Containers, Energy, Events, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Feb-2017 REVISIONS TO WATER PRICE ANNOUNCED Singapore Revisions to water price announced Friday, February 24, 2017, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has announced revisions to its water price for shipping customers to come into effect on 1 July 2017...
February 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Supplies | Read More

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur
  OUR RGYEP FINAL IS ONE MONTH AWAY. JOIN OUR FINALISTS AS THEY PITCH THEIR IDEAS TO WIN TOP PRIZES, PLUS HEAR FROM OUR ENTREPRENEURIAL SPEAKER24th March| 18:00 – 22:00 | London Business School The finalists of our Young Entrepreneurs’...
February 24th, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

Aramco ‘overvalued:’ Daily Wealth Letter

Aramco ‘overvalued:’ Daily Wealth Letter
Ian Brodie Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NEXT WEALTH FORUM EVENT: Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit www.thewealthforums.com...
February 24th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Ince & Co wins big with awards in five categories of the 2016 China Business Law Awards

Ince & Co wins big with awards in five categories of the 2016 China Business Law Awards
Ince & Co is delighted to announce that the firm’s Greater China Team has won awards in five categories of the 2016 China Business Law Awards, including Anti-bribery & Compliance, Aviation & Shipping, Insurance & Reinsurance, International Trade and Structured Finance & Securitisation....
February 24th, 2017 | Awards, Legal | Read More

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers
Engineers at Saab Seaeye continue to create pioneering electric robotic systems for a widevariety of tasks across many different market sectors. Here, the company’s smallest vehicle is seen undertaking scientific research into the ocean’s ecosystems at depths of 1000m. Larger systems can operate...
February 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry | Read More

New Interferry CEO to make funding call at European Shipping Week

New Interferry CEO to make funding call at European Shipping Week
Mike Corrigan Mike Corrigan, the incoming CEO of global trade association Interferry, is to advocate greater European Union involvement and investment in the ferry sector during an address on the opening day of European Shipping Week, which takes place in Brussels from February 27-March 3. Interferry...
February 24th, 2017 | Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 24, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 24, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasuries retained a firm tone on Friday supported by lingering market uncertainty about the timing Donald Trump’s administration will enact the...
February 24th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ICS chairman sets out plan for reduction by shipping sector

ICS chairman sets out plan for reduction by shipping sector
ICS Chairman Esben Poulsson, the Secretary-general of the IMO Kitack Lim and the Economists interviewer The Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, Esben Poulsson, has set out what the industry would like the International Maritime Organization to achieve as part of its CO2reduction strategy...
February 24th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, News, Pollution | Read More