Archive for March, 2019

Van Gogh and Britain: a star-studded spectacular at Tate Britain

Van Gogh and Britain: a star-studded spectacular at Tate Britain
Monumental van Gogh show.  Van Gogh and Britain: a star-studded spectacular at Tate Britain By James Brewer Behind Vincent van Gogh’s expression in luxuriant brushstrokes of the unflinching energy he identified in nature is a large helping of the creativity he drew from his experience of British life...
March 31st, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco

Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco
From the “Bravo Eugenia” delivery – picture credits Francisco Martinez Oceanco’s “Bravo Eugenia” receives the first ever La Belle Classe Explorer Award presented by the Yacht Club of Monaco ALBLASSERDAM, Netherlands, March 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Oceanco’s...
March 31st, 2019 | Awards, Jet set, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 30-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 31 MARCH-13 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 31 March-13 April 2019 Saturday, March 30, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 3 Apr (Wed) – Isra Miraj (Indonesia) 4 Apr (Thu) – Children’s...
March 30th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Mark Sobel on new IMF proposals, Herbert Poenisch on China’s secretive lending, and more

Mark Sobel on new IMF proposals, Herbert Poenisch on China’s secretive lending, and more
Mark Sobel on new IMF proposals, Herbert Poenisch on China’s secretive lending, and more 25-29 March 2019 Vol.10 Ed.13 COMMENTARY IMF enhancing efforts in Latin America While the world focuses on the US and China, Brexit, G3 monetary policy and Europe’s doldrums, little attention is being...
March 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets | Read More

Panamaxes couldn’t save the BDI; BREXIT melodrama continues and Planet Ocean is on fire

Panamaxes couldn’t save the BDI; BREXIT melodrama continues and Planet Ocean is on fire
John Faraclas at HULT International Business School, London Panamaxes couldn’t save the BDI; BREXIT melodrama continues and Planet Ocean is on fire…  The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost three points earlier on today and now stands at 689. On a weekly basis same was down one point – from 690 on...
March 29th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Photos, videos of Bermuda Executive Forum New York

Photos, videos of Bermuda Executive Forum New York
Michael Bloomberg and Brian Duperreault highlighted Bermuda’s value to global business and the US in a public chat with Premier David Burt at the forum Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2019: Close to 350 executives and investors heard the unique business advantages and opportunities offered by Bermuda...
March 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

YouTube star Crosby, regulator Cox to speak at BCC 19

YouTube star Crosby, regulator Cox to speak at BCC 19
Regulator Jeremy Cox                                                       Comedian Tripp Crosby YouTube star Crosby, regulator Cox to speak at BCC 19 Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2019: YouTube comedian Tripp Crosby and Executive Chair of the Bermuda Monetary Authority...
March 29th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
29-Mar-2019 MOORING & UNMOORING OF VESSELS OFF PULAU TEKONG Singapore RECLAMATION WORK AT PULAU TEKONG Singapore MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION AT GOLD COAST YACHT & COUNTRY CLUB Hong Kong YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO THE PHILIPPINES Hong Kong VESSEL DECONTAMINATION AFTER ITC DEER PARK CHEMICAL FIRE...
March 29th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

MB92 La Ciotat Awarded Concession for 200 Metre Dry Dock in La Ciotat

MB92 La Ciotat Awarded Concession for 200 Metre Dry Dock in La Ciotat
A view of La Ciotat shipyards MB92 La Ciotat Awarded Concession for 200 Metre Dry Dock in La Ciotat MB92 La Ciotat announced today that they have signed a contract with La Ciotat Shipyards to extend their occupation of the large 200-metre dry dock for a further three years. The new agreement extends...
March 29th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

News from London International Shipping Week 2019

News from London International Shipping Week 2019
.. British Marine celebrates 7th year of consecutive growth in British boating sector British Marine, the trade association leading the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry — and the latest industry organisation to join the LISW19 Steering Group — is celebrating a seventh consecutive...
March 29th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News, People and Places | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 29 March, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 29 March, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 29 March, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  UK PM Theresa May will bring part of her Brexit deal for vote in the House of Commons later today. However, the arithmetic in the House of Commons does...
March 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Nexus Launches Xenia Broking Group

Nexus Launches Xenia Broking Group
Colin Thompson Group Chief Executive Officer of Nexus London, Friday 29th March, 2019: Acquisitive insurance intermediary Nexus Group (Nexus) today announces the formation of Xenia Broking Group Limited (Xenia). Based in London, the new entity will consolidate Nexus’ broking activities which will...
March 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More

£3.17bn UK industry kicks off the season at British Marine Expo

£3.17bn UK industry kicks off the season at British Marine Expo
Lesley Robinson  £3.17bn UK industry kicks off the season at British Marine Expo The inaugural British Marine Expo, in association with HPi Verification Services, drew to a close on Wednesday (27 March 2019) amongst a backdrop of learning, networking, awards and business deals being reported.  Offering...
March 29th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

ClassNK Releases its Cyber Security Approach

ClassNK Releases its Cyber Security Approach
ClassNK Releases its Cyber Security Approach   World class support, anytime anywhere in the world Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has released the ClassNK Cyber Security Approach which outlines its basic approach to ensuring onboard cyber security for ships. It was released alongside...
March 29th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Safety and Security | Read More

Spotlight on Belt & Road at IAPH 2019 World Ports Conference in Guangzhou

Spotlight on Belt & Road at IAPH 2019 World Ports Conference in Guangzhou
.. Spotlight on Belt & Road at IAPH 2019 World Ports Conference in Guangzhou  Senior executives from the worlds’ largest ports will assess the impact of China’s Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) alongside shipowners including COSCO, Maersk and Carnival as well as Chinese and international corporations...
March 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@692; Panamaxes save the day

The BDI@692; Panamaxes save the day
John Faraclas The BDI@692; Panamaxes save the day The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) clinched two points  earlier on today thanks to the Panamaxes’ “surge”… Geopolitics remain crucial in all fronts. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ fall continued; minus 11 points and the BCI now stands...
March 28th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Crowley Logistics Names Hill as Vice President, Customer Care

Crowley Logistics Names Hill as Vice President, Customer Care
LaSonya Hill Crowley Logistics Names Hill as Vice President, Customer Care (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; March 28, 2019) ­– Crowley Logistics has named LaSonya Hill, vice president, customer care, to further optimize the customer experience for those utilizing the company’s integrated supply chain solutions. Hill,...
March 28th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Markets, News, Person Profiles | Read More

The Most Innovative Companies 2019

The Most Innovative Companies 2019
The Most Innovative Companies 2019  The Most Innovative Companies 2019 BCG’s latest innovation survey surfaces some big trends. Strong innovators are extending their edge over weaker rivals by embracing AI—in their products and services as well as in how they create them. They’re also increasingly...
March 28th, 2019 | Markets, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Mar-2019 STEERING LIGHT CONTROLS REQUIREMENTS (CLARIFICATION) Panama Canal, Panama INSPECTION OF EASTERN HARBOUR CROSSING, CHA KWO LING Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SIU A CHAU, SOKO ISLANDS Hong Kong SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT SHEK PIK, LANTAU ISLAND Hong Kong PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCHES...
March 28th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New OMFIF report – Post-Brexit opportunities: ‘Whatever the future, Britain and Germany will remain pivotal partners’

New OMFIF report – Post-Brexit opportunities: ‘Whatever the future, Britain and Germany will remain pivotal partners’
    Post-Brexit opportunities: ‘Whatever the future, Britain and Germany will remain pivotal partners’ Banking & finance: working together to bolster European capital markets Trade: accelerating supply chain digitalisation and eliminating administrative burdens Climate change: powering...
March 28th, 2019 | Banking, Climate, Finance, Trade and Commerce | Read More

News from Marseille Fos

News from Marseille Fos
… News from Marseille Fos  28 March 2019  Chinese silicon giant confirms Marseille Fos factory deal The Marseille Fos port authority and Quechen Silicon Chemical have signed a new agreement marking the next phase of the Chinese company’s €105 million project to build a European plant on a...
March 28th, 2019 | Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market

IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market
…  IEC Telecom and Thuraya deal paves the way for the supply of VSAT+ services to the Turkish market  Istanbul, April 2, 2019: IEC Telecom is to open-up the Turkish maritime and offshore markets to even better value-added voice and data services through a new tie-up that will bring Thuraya’s...
March 28th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

The United States issues updated guidance regarding North Korea’s illicit shipping practices

The United States issues updated guidance regarding North Korea’s illicit shipping practices
The United States issues updated guidance regarding North Korea’s illicit shipping practices At a Glance… On Thursday March 21 2019, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) updated the advisory document it published on February 23 regarding North Korea’s...
March 28th, 2019 | Legal, Sanctions | Read More

The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation

The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation
..  The NI launches new edition of The Principles of Navigation 28.03.19 – Safe navigation at sea is dependent on good training, sound practice and long experience – and no organisation is better placed to draw on those qualities than the UK’s Royal Navy. The Nautical Institute is proud,...
March 28th, 2019 | Books, Health and Safety, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, The Nautical Institute | Read More

LR launches industry first airborne noise notation for ships in ports

LR launches industry first airborne noise notation for ships in ports
LR launches industry first airborne noise notation for ships in ports Lloyd’s Register (LR) has released a new airborne noise emission notation (ABN) and ShipRight procedure to meet increasing demand for a standard and methodology to control airborne noise emissions from ships. The new notation...
March 28th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, News, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More