The Blue MBA appoints Gunnar Georgs as an Ambassador to enhance links with German market

The Blue MBA appoints Gunnar Georgs as an Ambassador to enhance links with German market

Gunnar Georgs Gunnar Georgs, a maritime industry personality with impressive experience in Europe and...
Chios: Navigator takes us back to our maritime roots!

Chios: Navigator takes us back to our maritime roots!

Danae Bezantakos at the podium introducing the event and welcoming speakers and delegates The kick start...
Dry and Wet Markets “swing” back to black, but…

Dry and Wet Markets “swing” back to black, but…

John Faraclas The BDI gained 17 points earlier on today and now reads 1,413; on a weekly basis same was...
BABCOCK ECOSMRT® receives Lloyd’s Register acknowledgment for ship application

BABCOCK ECOSMRT® receives Lloyd’s Register acknowledgment for ship application

l to r: David Barrow, LR Commercial Director – Marine & Offshore presents Neale Campbell, Babcock...

The Blue MBA appoints Gunnar Georgs as an Ambassador to enhance links with German market

Academia, Communication, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles — September 24, 2018 at 8:27 AM
Gunnar Georgs Gunnar Georgs, a maritime industry personality with impressive experience in Europe and Asia, is to be an Ambassador for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA) with special responsibility for the German market. He will enhance the links of the world-renowned Copenhagen Business School venture with the extensive German maritime sector. Germany has the world’s fourth largest...

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Marine Insurance

Miami Mayor Suarez to take part in Bermuda industry forum

Miami Mayor Suarez to take part in Bermuda industry forum
Bermuda Premier David Burt; Miami Mayor Francis Suarez Hamilton, Bermuda, September 20, 2018 – Miami Mayor Francis...
Sep 20, 2018 14:46

Shipmanagement

Oslo Børs: PoLight approved for listing

Oslo Børs: PoLight approved for listing
24/09/2018 – Oslo Stock Exchange has resolved to admit the shares in PoLight ASA to listing on Oslo Børs. It is stipulated...
Sep 24, 2018 7:39

Organisations

Chios: Navigator takes us back to our maritime roots!

Chios: Navigator takes us back to our maritime roots!
Danae Bezantakos at the podium introducing the event and welcoming speakers and delegates The kick start of Navigator Forum’s...
Sep 22, 2018 12:30

Markets

Oslo Børs: PoLight approved for listing

Oslo Børs: PoLight approved for listing
24/09/2018 – Oslo Stock Exchange has resolved to admit the shares in PoLight ASA to listing on Oslo Børs. It is stipulated...
Sep 24, 2018 7:39

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Proposals for new Brexit statecraft, Launch of Absa Africa Financial Markets Index

Proposals for new Brexit statecraft, Launch of Absa Africa Financial Markets Index
Commentary: Proposals for new Brexit statecraft By Joergen Oerstroem Moeller in Singapore After the failure of the EU Salzburg summit to agree Theresa May’s plan for withdrawal, the chances that Britain will leave without a deal have risen significantly. What is needed is a different statecraft...
September 24th, 2018 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Reports | Read More

TMS Publishes UAE Yearbook 2018/2019

TMS Publishes UAE Yearbook 2018/2019
.. The third annual TMS UAE Yearbook 2018/19 has been published and officially launched at SMM in Hamburg this September. The unveiling of the Yearbook, which provides in- depth coverage of development in the UAE’s ports, shipping, shipyard, marine services and other sectors, took place at the Dubai...
September 23rd, 2018 | Books, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Australian, British and Brazilian sailors conquer at Para World Sailing Championships

Australian, British and Brazilian sailors conquer at Para World Sailing Championships
… Australian, British and Brazilian competitors clinched gold at the Para World Sailing Championships as the regatta drew to a close in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA. After five days of competition in variable breeze, Matt Bugg (AUS) snapped up gold after the first ever 2.4 Norlin OD Medal Race, Will...
September 23rd, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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September 22nd, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Strong breeze puts an early end to penultimate day at Para Worlds

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… Lake Michigan showed a different side on Friday as strong winds whipped up just off of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA at the Para World Sailing Championships.  After days of light, challenging breeze, gusts of up to 35 knots were recorded on the racing areas as a decision was made just before 12:00...
September 21st, 2018 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

OI 2019 Americas: The marine technology community wants to hear from you

OI 2019 Americas: The marine technology community wants to hear from you
… Abstract submissions due by end of September There is still time to submit your abstract for the Oi Americas technical conference programme. The deadline is Friday 28th September. Topics include: Unmanned Vehicles and Robotics Navigation and Positioning Observation and Sensing Hydrography,...
September 21st, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology | Read More

Edward DeNike, President of SSA Containers Presented with 2018 Connie Award

Edward DeNike, President of SSA Containers Presented with 2018 Connie Award
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September 21st, 2018 | Awards, Containers, Markets | Read More

Layers of London

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Discover fascinating collections of material related to London’s history and see these records on a map of London. Explore Layers of London – a new digital platform enabling you to peel back the layers of London’s history to discover its people and places, and to share your own stories. Did...
September 21st, 2018 | Archaeology, Clubs, Communication, Food and Drink, Holidays, HR, Immigration, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 21, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 21, 2018)
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September 21st, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Shipfinance | Read More

Remembering Reggie Dale, Banks prepared for ‘guillotine Brexit’, Islamic finance podcast

Remembering Reggie Dale, Banks prepared for ‘guillotine Brexit’, Islamic finance podcast
Reginald ‘Reggie’ Dale, 1940-2018 Obituary: Reginald ‘Reggie’ Dale, 1940-2018 Reginald ‘Reggie’ Dale, OMFIF advisers network member, who died on 18 September, was a much-admired commentator on European politics and economics with a matchless catalogue of contacts...
September 21st, 2018 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Insight, News, Obituaries, Reports | Read More

Capes fall further with …“rich” pickings for BDI; CAUTION!

Capes fall further with …“rich” pickings for BDI; CAUTION!
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September 20th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Helm Operations Joins Volaris Group

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September 20th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

British Marine Awards winners shine at a gala dinner

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September 20th, 2018 | Associations, Awards | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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September 20th, 2018 | Construction, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Leaders in safety, offshore and keelboat racing to share perspectives in Sarasota

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September 20th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Mariah Georgoussis reviews “A Postmodern Requiem”

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The Book cover “A Postmodern Requiem” * Topics of European Philosophy, Art and Politics in the 21st Century By Mariah Georgousis I really loved this book. Ιt’s more like a how-to-make-sense-of-the-world manual, scientifically well-grounded, but also clear and easy to comprehend. The competent...
September 20th, 2018 | Books | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 20, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 20, 2018)
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September 20th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

A regulatory approach to fintech, The valuation of energy and infrastructure investments

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.. Commentary: A regulatory approach to fintech By Christine Lagarde in Washington On the one hand, regulators must protect consumers and investors against fraud and combat tax evasion, money laundering and the financing of terrorism. They must also protect the integrity and stability of the financial...
September 20th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Is there hope for the BDI?

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September 19th, 2018 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More