Archive for March, 2014

E2S Warning Signals attains new TR CU Certificate and Declaration of Conformity for Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan

E2S Warning Signals attains new TR CU Certificate and Declaration of Conformity for Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan
03 March 2014 E2S are pleased to announce the attainment of these new certifications for products from their fire & industrial, explosion proof and wide area disaster notification portfolios. The new TR CU Declaration of Conformity certifies compliance to the new, harmonised Technical Regulations...
March 3rd, 2014 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

IUA publishes 2014 energy claims best practice guidelines

IUA publishes 2014 energy claims best practice guidelines
Best practice guidelines for dealing with energy claims have been published by the International Underwriting Association. The principles have been drawn up with the aim of ensuring clients receive better service through a more streamlined and cohesive approach by companies. They are designed to improve...
March 3rd, 2014 | Books, Insurance and Reinsurance, Reports | Read More

Further jump in trading volumes

Further jump in trading volumes
03/03/2014 – February saw continuing growth in share trading volumes, and the level of activity in the stock market reached the highest level for almost 2 years. The level of activity in the stock market in February was the highest seen since spring 2012. The average daily value of trading...
March 3rd, 2014 | Stock Markets | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances Hamburg real estate portfolio for US investor Castlelake

HSH Nordbank finances Hamburg real estate portfolio for US investor Castlelake
HAMBURG/KIEL HSH Nordbank is making EUR 200 million available to the US Castlelake Group to finance the purchase of a commercial real estate portfolio in Germany. The Hamburg-based Becken Group is participating in the purchase, which was completed at the end of last year, as a co-investor. The 109 properties...
March 3rd, 2014 | Banking | Read More

The Ukrainian saga opens the Pandora’s Box of geopolitics

The Ukrainian saga opens the Pandora’s Box of geopolitics
We have well in advance warned you of the unpredictable, but  predictable things by us, unfolding there and our major concern is the economic and other sanctions from both sides which will affect at the end of the day millions of people and have incalculable repercussions for many more world-wide…...
March 2nd, 2014 | Breaking News, Canals, Energy, Environment, European Union, Inland Waterways, Markets, Military, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Surrealism and sensibility…

Surrealism and sensibility…
Mónica Andrés Alvarez Surrealism and sensibility: London artist Mónica Andrés Alvarez is inspired by the great women painters and by film director Almodóvar,  By James Brewer In just over a year of successfully exhibiting her work on the London art scene, Madrid-born Mónica Andrés Alvarez has...
March 2nd, 2014 | Art and auctions, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

First British cinema…

First British cinema…
Planned cinema entrance, as conceived by Tim Ronalds architects. First British cinema, started by the Lumière brothers and later promoting UK military and merchant marine prowess, is to be restored to glory,  By James Brewer Big names in the British film industry have welcomed the go-ahead for the...
March 2nd, 2014 | Academia, Art and auctions, Associations, Clubs, Education and Training, Events, Military, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Your daily news service from ports around the world. In this HOT PORT NEWS, read about: * Worldwide – World Holidays: 2-15 March 2014 * Panama, Panama Canal – Conceptual agreement reached in new locks project DATE: March 01, 2014 COUNTRY: Worldwide World Holidays: 2-15 March 2014 Public...
March 1st, 2014 | Canals, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More