Archive for April, 2019

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 19 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 19 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 19 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Eurozone government yields posted their biggest one-day decline in three weeks yesterday after Euro area April flash PMIs disappointed, suggesting that...
April 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members

37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members
(L-R) D.C. Mitsatsos, Dir. General, Dr G. Gratsos, Chairman, N. Bafaloukos, Treasurer and N. Gerassimou, Legal Advisor of the Board of Directors of HELMEPA 37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members  The 37th General Assembly of HELMEPA took place on Wednesday 17 April 2019 and was hosted once again by...
April 19th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The BDI@790… a happy note before Easter

The BDI@790… a happy note before Easter
John Faraclas The BDI@790… a happy note before Easter  The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained another 23 points earlier on today and looks likely same will go over and above the 800 points; let’s hope so! Geopolitics more than perplexed. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes after yesterday’s...
April 18th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News fom GAC

Hot Port News fom GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Apr-2019 MOORING & UNMOORING IN TUAS FINGER ONE PROJECT AREA Singapore ADDITION OF INFORMATION TO STATISTICAL DECLARATION Suez Canal, Egypt TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT WEST KOWLOON CULTURAL DISTRICT Hong Kong Mooring & unmooring in Tuas Finger One Project Area Thursday,...
April 18th, 2019 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO congratulates Port of Huelva for renewing EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS)

ESPO congratulates Port of Huelva for renewing EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS)
Isabelle Ryckbost ESPO congratulates Port of Huelva for renewing EcoPorts’ environmental standard (PERS) 18 April 2019 ESPO congratulates Port of Huelva (Spain) for renewing EcoPorts’ environmental management standard (PERS) after obtaining it for the first time in 2016. Being PERS certified requires...
April 18th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ETF and ECSA welcome the adoption of the Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window environment

ETF and ECSA welcome the adoption of the Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window environment
ETF and ECSA welcome the adoption of the Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window environment April 2019 The EU Social Partners in the maritime sector, ECSA and ETF, welcome the adoption by the Members of the European Parliament of the proposal for a Regulation establishing a European...
April 18th, 2019 | Associations, HR, IT and Communications | Read More

The Shipowners’ Club results for the 2018 financial year

The Shipowners’ Club results for the 2018 financial year
From the CEO of The Shipowners’ Club:  financial results for the 2018 financial year In updating on our financial results for the 2018 financial year, the Club has reported a combined ratio of 104.2%, with an increase in Member and vessel numbers, an uplift in gross tonnage to 27.3m but with...
April 18th, 2019 | P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

London International Shipping Week | What’s New

London International Shipping Week | What’s New
. London International Shipping Week | What’s New  The Northern Lighthouse Board’s 84m multi-function Tender PHAROS is set to play a significant role at London International Shipping Week this September. PHAROS will be berthed alongside HMS BELFAST in the Thames to provide a venue for seminars,...
April 18th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

WinGD reports strong first quarter as the 2020 sulphur cap draws near

WinGD reports strong first quarter as the 2020 sulphur cap draws near
WinGD’s X92DF engine WinGD reports strong first quarter as the 2020 sulphur cap draws near A newbuild order spree of LNG carriers affirms the market leading position of WinGD’s XDF engines. WinGD is reporting a very solid order intake for the first quarter of 2020 for their low-pressure, dual-fuel...
April 18th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports | Read More

Red Funnel’s new freight ferry has arrived in Southampton

Red Funnel’s new freight ferry has arrived in Southampton
Red Kestrel arrives into Southampton Red Funnel’s new freight ferry has arrived in Southampton Red Kestrel, the newest addition to Red Funnel’s fleet, has just arrived at her new home in Southampton early this morning (Thursday 18 April, Berth 48, 07:30am).  The new freight-only Ro-Ro (roll on-roll...
April 18th, 2019 | News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

North P&I Club – It’s time to prepare for the big switch

North P&I Club – It’s time to prepare for the big switch
Teijha Smyth, Deputy Director (FE&D), North P&I North P&I Club – It’s time to prepare for the big switch 18 April 2019 – North P&I Club has updated its guidance on the 2020 Sulphur Cap for Members, helping them prepare for the big switch to compliance on 1 January 2020....
April 18th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, P and I Clubs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 18 April 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 18 April 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 18 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Focus today is on the release of April PMIs for the manufacturing and services sector in the Eurozone for more clues over the economic growth outlook. ...
April 18th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Association for Maritime Arbitration – PAMA’s new board

Association for Maritime Arbitration – PAMA’s new board
We have the pleasure to inform you that the new Board of Directors of PAMA* (The Piraeus Association for Maritime Arbitration) which emerged from the recent Elections – 28 March 2019, has as  follows: President Leandros Rakintzis Vice President Antonios Tsavdaridis Secretary General Jenny Pounara...
April 18th, 2019 | Arbiitration, Associations | Read More

Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients

Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients
The new simulation centre will be located at the Lakeside North Harbour business hub, near Portsmouth, UK. Copyright: Lakeside North Harbour Wärtsilä software will enable innovative new Simulation Centre to meet needs of cruise, ferry and superyacht clients Wärtsilä Corporation,  18 April 2019...
April 18th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Fed running out of monetary ammunition, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week

Fed running out of monetary ammunition, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week
Fed running out of monetary ammunition, Infrastructure Investor Japan Korea Week Commentary: Fed running out of monetary ammunition By Desmond Lachman in Washington It is clear that President Donald Trump’s administration is not concerned with whether the US will have enough resources left to fight...
April 18th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

The BDI@767: a pre-Easter Market “upturn”?

The BDI@767: a pre-Easter Market “upturn”?
John Faraclas The BDI@767: a pre-Easter Market “upturn”? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained a good 18 points earlier on today and slowly slowly begins to climb up from the very lows of the last two months… The Wets too are trying… Geopolitics look blur but nobody gives the pope attention until...
April 17th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Apr-2019 DISCOUNT FOR TRANSITING PLEASURE YACHTS Suez Canal, Egypt RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW Singapore Discount for transiting pleasure yachts Wednesday, April 17, 2019, Suez Canal, Egypt To encourage more pleasure yachts to transit the Suez Canal, the Suez Canal Economic...
April 17th, 2019 | Canals, Construction, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition
New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition Marine Resources announced as title sponsor of Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2019  Ensuring the next generation of Britain’s superyacht designers Superyacht UK is delighted to announce Marine Resources as title sponsor of its...
April 17th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

The CV Show 2019

The CV Show 2019
The CV Show 2019 Welcome to the sixth Edition of the CV Show Exhibitors Newsletter, detailing exhibitors  latest news and show plans  From the organisers: We have less than two weeks left until the doors open on the CV Show 2019, when the annual three-day celebration of all that makes the commercial...
April 17th, 2019 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

First Laser Radial victories go to Høst (NOR) and Jayet (SUI)

First Laser Radial victories go to Høst (NOR) and Jayet (SUI)
.. First Laser Radial victories go to Høst (NOR) and Jayet (SUI)  Laser Radial racing commenced on the third day of competition at Hempel World Cup Series Genoa and Line Flem Høst (NOR) and Switzerland’s Maud Jayet took the first race wins of the series to share an early lead. The 67-boat fleet...
April 17th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training

Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training
. Waruna Group Selects Videotel Performance Manager to Optimize Crew Training The Indonesia-based Waruna Group, which has subsidiaries in shipping, shipyards, and ship building, has recently signed up to Videotel Performance ManagerTM (VPM), a breakthrough solution for maritime training developed by...
April 17th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Bunkernet is excited for the successful 7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference in Limassol

Bunkernet is excited for the successful  7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference in Limassol
a full house with Unni Einemo at the podium Bunkernet is excited for the successful  7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference in Limassol Bunkernet is excited to have welcomed more than 150 participants to the 7th Bunkernet Bunker Conference at Grand Resort Limassol on the 11th of April. Partnered with the...
April 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment | Read More

Maritime Week Gibraltar: Distinguished speakers and sponsors announced for 24-28 Jun

Maritime Week Gibraltar: Distinguished speakers and sponsors announced for 24-28 Jun
MWG speaker programme announced Maritime Week Gibraltar: Distinguished speakers and sponsors announced for 24-28 Jun Minister for the Port, the Hon. Gilbert Licudi QC MP announced yesterday, Tuesday 16th April, the programme of speakers for Maritime Week Gibraltar which takes place from 24 – 28 June.  ...
April 17th, 2019 | Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

BLUE Insight, Spring 2019

BLUE Insight, Spring 2019
. BLUE Insight, Spring 2019 In this issue we take a closer look at the art – or science? – of PR and communications in the marine and energy sectors. We explore the risks and rewards of rebranding your organisation and investigate the vital relationship between sales and PR. We also look...
April 17th, 2019 | Communication, Press and Media | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 17 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 17 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 17 April, 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Yields of US Treasuries and German Bunds continued to move higher, in reaction to a string of better-than-expected data from China earlier today....
April 17th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More