Global project launched to tackle plastic litter from ships and fisheries

Global project launched to tackle plastic litter from ships and fisheries

The GloLitter Partnerships Project agreement was signed by IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim and His Excellency...
Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary

Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary

Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary Thursday 5 December...
The BDI in …red…despite all Dry Indices are on the plus!

The BDI in …red…despite all Dry Indices are on the plus!

John Faraclas The BDI in …red…despite all Dry Indices are on the plus! Strange things will always...
Giving Credit (Literally) Where Credit is Due

Giving Credit (Literally) Where Credit is Due

Carleen-Lyden-Walker Giving Credit (Literally) Where Credit is Due The chart below is from Splash, the...

World Sailing Trust release Women in Sailing Strategic Review

Reports, Sailing, Sports, WISTA - Women in Shipping, Yachting — December 5, 2019 at 12:20 PM
World Sailing Trust release Women in Sailing Strategic Review The World Sailing Trust is pleased to release its Strategic Review into Women in Sailing, a report that explores gender balance and makes a case for change to address disparities within the sport. Click here for the full Women in Sailing Strategic Review. Announced on International Women’s Day 2019, the Strategic Review forms part of the Trust’s...

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Marine Insurance

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Dec-2019 EXTENSION OF GREEN SHIP PROGRAMME Singapore MARITIME GLOBAL PROCESSING CENTRE CLOSURE OVER HOLIDAYS Australia TYPHOON...
Dec 4, 2019 18:20

Shipmanagement

IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers

IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement to Promote Indian Equipment Suppliers
Representatives of IRClass and ShipParts.com signing cooperation agreement IRClass and ShipParts.com Ink Cooperation Agreement...
Dec 4, 2019 11:20

Organisations

Global project launched to tackle plastic litter from ships and fisheries

Global project launched to tackle plastic litter from ships and fisheries
The GloLitter Partnerships Project agreement was signed by IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim and His Excellency Wegger Chr....
Dec 5, 2019 11:56

Markets

Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary

Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary
Signs point to global economic recession, Celebrate OMFIF’s 10th anniversary Thursday 5 December 2019 – Vol.10...
Dec 5, 2019 7:30

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IUA welcomes Registration and Testing for Drone pilots

IUA welcomes Registration and Testing for Drone pilots
Chris Jones IUA welcomes Registration and Testing for Drone pilots Registration requirements and the introduction of an online test for UK drone operators have been welcomed by the International Underwriting Association (IUA). The safety measures have been promoted by the IUA for a number of years and...
December 5th, 2019 | Aviation, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA | Read More

49er & Nacra 17 Sailing: We’re Live – Day 3

49er & Nacra 17 Sailing: We’re Live – Day 3
… 49er & Nacra 17 Sailing : We’re Live – Day 3 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17 WORLDS DAY THREE – LIVE ALERT The three 49erFX qualifying fleets will begin racing momentarily with Gold fleet in the balance. Only 25 teams will make it into the gold fleet, and anyone with Olympic...
December 4th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Oslo Børs and Hegnar Media join forces to provide webcast services

Oslo Børs and Hegnar Media join forces to provide webcast services
Partnership. Erlend Damon Stokke, leader of Hegnar Media Videoproduksjon, and Håvard S. Abrahamsen, CEO of Oslo Børs. Oslo Børs and Hegnar Media join forces to provide webcast services Euronext Corporate Services and Hegnar Media Videoproduksjon today announced a partnership to bring Euronext webcast...
December 4th, 2019 | Mergers and Acquisitions, Press and Media, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 4, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 4, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 4, December 2019)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 4, 2019 Global Markets Global risk sentiment worsened, core government bonds firmed and safe-haven currencies climbed on the back of fading hopes for a near-term preliminary US/China trade deal....
December 4th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Peter Sand to present BIMCO’s 2020 market outlook: JOC Webinar (5 Dec) and Lloyd’s List Forum (10 Dec)

Peter Sand to present BIMCO’s 2020 market outlook: JOC Webinar (5 Dec) and Lloyd’s List Forum (10 Dec)
Peter Sand Peter Sand to present BIMCO’s 2020 market outlook: JOC Webinar (5 Dec) and Lloyd’s List Forum (10 Dec) Peter Sand to present BIMCO’s 2020 market outlook 2020 marks a milestone for the shipping industry with the IMO 2020 Sulphur Cap set for implementation on 1 January 2020. Join BIMCO’s...
December 4th, 2019 | BIMCO, Containers, Markets | Read More

Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised, Roundtable with Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker

Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised, Roundtable with Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker
. Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised, Roundtable with Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker Wednesday 4 December 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.49.2 Commentary: Cutting ECB inflation target ill-advised By Mark Sobel in Washington The European Central Bank’s new president, Christine Lagarde,...
December 4th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports | Read More

The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”…

The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”…
John Faraclas   The BDI@1,606 amid total geopolitical turmoil and a perplexed London NATO “summit”… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 38 points thanks once again to the volatile Capes and to a lesser extend to the rising Panamaxes… Good to see same above the 1,600 point threshold! Twists...
December 3rd, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Marine Insurance, Markets, Military, News, P and I Clubs, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

49er Worlds Day Two – live alert

49er Worlds Day Two – live alert
… 49er Worlds Day Two – live alert  We’re Live – Day 2 49ER WORLDS DAY TWO – LIVE ALERT The 49erFX and Nacra 17 Fleets get to start racing finally after an additional day’s wait. With four races scheduled the pressure will be even higher than normal to perform well...
December 3rd, 2019 | Sports, Yachting | Read More

Royal Academy hails Eco-Visionaries: Confronting a planet in a state of emergency

Royal Academy hails Eco-Visionaries: Confronting a planet in a state of emergency
Island House in Laguna Grande. Royal Academy hails Eco-Visionaries: Confronting a planet in a state of emergency By James Brewer A world at the point of no return. Climate shocks devastating landscapes and populations, noxious emissions beyond control and species threatened. The warnings are frequent...
December 3rd, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

‘Reload Greece’ on #GivingTuesday

‘Reload Greece’ on #GivingTuesday
‘Reload Greece’ on #GivingTuesday Dear Reloader, Today is Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving when millions of people across the world pledge to get involved and give back to the causes that matter to them. Today on our social media channels, we have been celebrating the support of our...
December 3rd, 2019 | Charity, HR, Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Dec-2019 WORKS AT WOODLANDS WATERFRONT PARK JETTY Singapore TYPHOON OVER BURIAS ISLAND Philippines NEW PORT TARIFF RELEASED Ceyhan, Turkey Works at Woodlands Waterfront Park Jetty Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Singapore From 1 December 2019 to 31 May 2020, works are being conducted...
December 3rd, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

SASM Forum 2019

SASM Forum 2019
l to r: Maria Mavroudi, Carolina Alkalai SASM Forum 2019 Sustainable Development and Greek Tourism Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel participated at SASM Forum “Tourism and New Horizons” that took place on Saturday, 30 November and Sunday, 1 December at Moraitis School by their Alumni Association (SASM). On...
December 3rd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design

Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design
… Approval in Principle for LNG dual-fuelled VLCC design Lloyd’s Register has issued CMES, CNOOC, DSIC and GTT with an Approval in Principle (AiP) for the development of the first efficient LNG-fuelled Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) in a new generation of dual-fuelled VLCCs. LR has granted...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Tankers | Read More

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.
… Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.  LR collaborates with DSIC and Man Energy Solutions for first ammonia-fuelled ULCS in China. Lloyd’s Register (LR) has granted Approval in Principle to Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. (DSIC) and MAN Energy Solutions for an ammonia-fuelled...
December 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Containers | Read More

Diana fixes on period t/c kamsarmax “Myrsini” and panamax Artemis

Diana fixes on period t/c kamsarmax “Myrsini” and panamax Artemis
. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V MYRSINI WITH AUSCA AND M/V ARTEMIS WITH KOCH ATHENS, GREECE, December 3, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
December 3rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Adnavem opens new office in Singapore and show continues growth

Adnavem opens new office in Singapore and show continues growth
Andreas Wramsmyr CEO Adnavem Adnavem opens new office in Singapore and show continues growth The vision is to become the most sought after, transparent and effective logistics marketplace in the world. To strengthen the Asian side of the business Adnavem now establish a presence in Singapore.   “Container...
December 3rd, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

Consolidation remains high on the boardroom agenda in the UK & Ireland logistics & supply chain management sector

Consolidation remains high on the boardroom agenda in the UK & Ireland logistics & supply chain management sector
Jason Whitworth Consolidation remains high on the boardroom agenda in the UK & Ireland logistics & supply chain management sector With EU-related uncertainty unresolved, domestic transactions are dominating the market UK transaction volumes in the logistics & supply chain management industry...
December 3rd, 2019 | Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions, Trade and Commerce | Read More

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel
In 2019, BW LPG announced plans to retrofit several vessels with LPG-propelled dual-fuel engines. (Image care of BW LPG) New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel Shanghai, 3 December 2019: As the maritime industry looks to reduce emissions to air and work towards the International Maritime...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LPG | Read More