The Greek Rhetoric

The Greek Rhetoric

John A. Economides The unfolding of the relations between the new Greek government and the EMU / the...
London Leading?…

London Leading?…

  Jonathan Lux London Leading? A mediator’s view on mediation in arbitration Jonathan Lux, Mediator Jonathan...
Markets challenged by a dropping BDI

Markets challenged by a dropping BDI

John Faraclas Our fifth  weekly recapitulation of the markets, their respective main indices and world...
Moore Stephens says shipping must monitor developments in wake of Greek government change

Moore Stephens says shipping must monitor developments in wake of Greek government change

Michael Kotsapas International accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens says it is too soon to...

The Greek Rhetoric

Associations, Comment, European Union, Legal, Organisations, Politics and Government, Taxation — January 31, 2015 at 9:40 PM
John A. Economides The unfolding of the relations between the new Greek government and the EMU / the creditors is worrisome. With reference to possible developments some context could be helpful. John A. Economides* writes: The main fiscal problem of the Greek economy is not the debt but the public deficit(s). The deficits derive from the public sector consumption on which the Greek economy is based. In order...

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Marine Insurance

London Leading?…

London Leading?…
  Jonathan Lux London Leading? A mediator’s view on mediation in arbitration Jonathan Lux, Mediator Jonathan Lux,...
Jan 31, 2015 16:03

Shipmanagement

London Leading?…

London Leading?…
  Jonathan Lux London Leading? A mediator’s view on mediation in arbitration Jonathan Lux, Mediator Jonathan Lux,...
Jan 31, 2015 16:03

Organisations

London Leading?…

London Leading?…
  Jonathan Lux London Leading? A mediator’s view on mediation in arbitration Jonathan Lux, Mediator Jonathan Lux,...
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Markets

Newsletter – Upcoming CT Trade Missions 30 Jan. 2015

Newsletter – Upcoming CT Trade Missions 30 Jan. 2015
  Algeria (Oran & Algiers) Multi Sector Trade Mission 22nd...
Jan 30, 2015 18:10

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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
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Four gold and early glory

Four gold and early glory
30 January 2015 - Issued on behalf of ISAF Sailing World Cup - What could be sweeter than to wrap an Olympic-style event with a medal guaranteed before the Medal Race even starts? At ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami, there’s an answer for that. Having the gold medal itself wrapped up, and extending...
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January 30th, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

European shipping week welcomes more keynote speakers and panellists

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January 30th, 2015 | Environment, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami, presented by Sunbrella – Day 4 highlights

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Hot Port News from GAC

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ITF demands release of arrested Cameroon union leaders

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January 30th, 2015 | Associations, ITF | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin – Jan. 2015

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January 30th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Container shipping, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

News from The Nautical Institute

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January 30th, 2015 | Associations, Environment, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Press and Media, Reports, The Nautical Institute | Read More

RCEM Newsletter January 2015

RCEM Newsletter January 2015
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January 30th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Energy, HR, Press and Media | Read More

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January 30th, 2015 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Fisheries, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Safety and Security | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (30 January 2015)

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ESPO News Monthly Overview – January 2015

ESPO News Monthly Overview – January 2015
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January 30th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

The Lloyd’s Register monthly Newsletter – Jan 2015

The Lloyd’s Register monthly Newsletter – Jan 2015
The speed and technical skill of LR’s Ship Emergency Response Service helped salvage the Hoegh Osaka, grounded in Southampton early this month. Find out more Share Tweet Share The...
January 30th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Environment, Press and Media, Taxation, Technical | Read More

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Midweek market blues continue with the BDI at 666 and 632…
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January 29th, 2015 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training | Read More