Archive for April, 2019

Franco-German questions on Europe, Role of central banks in greening the financial system

Franco-German questions on Europe, Role of central banks in greening the financial system
Franco-German questions on Europe, Role of central banks in greening the financial system Commentary: Franco-German questions on Europe By David Marsh in Berlin The longest-running conundrum in the European Union is: ‘Who runs Europe – France or Germany?’ With Britain on its way to leaving...
April 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

HRAS: Case filed against Greece in Strasbourg Court over Criminalising Search and Rescue

HRAS: Case filed against Greece in Strasbourg Court over Criminalising Search and Rescue
HRAS: Case filed against Greece in Strasbourg Court over Criminalising Search and Rescue April 23rd  2019 London.UK. Not-for-profit organisation Team Humanity’s founder Salam Aldeen through the representation of the Global Legal Action Network, have decided to take the Greek government to the Strasbourg...
April 24th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Disputes, HR, Legal | Read More

Santi Find the Eagle Team’s expedition update at packed event in London

Santi Find the Eagle Team’s expedition update at packed event in London
From left Tomasz Stachura, Dr Benedykt Hac, Piotr Michalik. Santi Find the Eagle Team’s expedition update at packed event in London Three members of the intrepid Santi Find the Eagle team united for an event in London at Ognisko Polskie – the Polish Hearth Club in South Kensington. The team’s mission...
April 24th, 2019 | Events, Featured, Insight, Military, Underwater Shipping | Read More

The BDI@821: towards a Market “Resurrection”?

The BDI@821: towards a Market “Resurrection”?
John Faraclas The BDI@821: towards a Market “Resurrection”? The BDI (Baltic dry Index) gained 31 points earlier on today thanks, mainly, to the Capes; Geopolitics still perplexed and worrying in all fronts. John Faraclas’ brief post Easter recap: The Capes’ BCI was up82 points and now stands...
April 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Energy, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications

BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications
Robert Keen BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has welcomed the UK Government’s decision to extend the deadline for businesses to...
April 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Education and Training, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Luminutra launches digital portal for Managing all water and fuel test data

Luminutra launches digital portal for Managing all water and fuel test data
.. Luminutra launches digital portal for Managing all water and fuel test data Microbiological testing leader LuminUltra Technologies has introduced a cloud-enabled digital platform on which to manage the microbiological quality of all shipboard fuel and water systems, including ballast water. LuminUltra...
April 23rd, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Gender balance in central banks, The next global recession

Gender balance in central banks, The next global recession
. Gender balance in central banks, The next global recession Commentary: Gender balance in central banks By Danae Kyriakopoulou in Washington One of the oft-cited arguments used to convince organisations to commit to gender diversity is how it benefits decision-making. Applying such analysis to central...
April 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 23 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 23 April, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 23 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Following light volumes in Wall Street overnight, Asian equity indices advanced marginally on Tuesday with many markets reopening after the Easter...
April 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary

FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary
The Baltic Exchange FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary Fifty years ago today, on 23rd April 1969, delegates representing Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Great Britain, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and (as it was then) West Germany, met at the offices of Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers...
April 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, BIMCO, Chartering, Intercargo, Intertanko, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Dafne Anghelidis – my priorities as new president of WISTA Argentina

Dafne Anghelidis – my priorities as new president of WISTA Argentina
Daphne Anghelidis Dafne Anghelidis – my priorities as new president of WISTA Argentina  Following her election as president of WISTA Argentina, Dafne Anghelidis tells John Faraclas her priorities for the chapter’s work, her assessment of Argentina’s maritime status, and empowering women Congratulations...
April 22nd, 2019 | Insight, Interviews, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Cabinet: a wondrous group show at Espacio Gallery curated by Jenny Timmer

Cabinet: a wondrous group show at Espacio Gallery curated by Jenny Timmer
Jenny Timmer.* Cabinet: a wondrous group show at Espacio Gallery curated by Jenny Timmer By James Brewer An upturned apple tree gave a new twist in a London art exhibition to the concept of “cabinet of curiosities,” which began as a 16th century fancy of aristocrats and merchants. Such cabinet collections,...
April 22nd, 2019 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Apr-2019 TIN HAU FESTIVAL AT TAI MIU WAN (JOSS HOUSE BAY) Hong Kong SEA SURVEY OFF RAFFLES RESERVED ANCHORAGE Singapore MOUNT AGUNG ERUPTS Bali, Indonesia PORT OPERATIONS UNAFFECTED BY BOMB ATTACKS Sri Lanka Tin Hau Festival at Tai Miu Wan (Joss House Bay) Monday, April 22,...
April 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Participation of Studio Navale at the Shortsea Shipping Days 2019

Participation of Studio Navale at the Shortsea Shipping Days 2019
  Participation of Studio Navale at the Shortsea Shipping Days 2019 Athens, Yacht Club (NOE), on Thursday 13 June 2019 Studio Navale participates at the Shortsea Shipping Days 2019, one of the most important subsectors of maritime transport in EU, which will be held in Athens, at the Yacht Club...
April 22nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Short-sea shipping | Read More

IFSTS 2019 sponsored by Tsakos Group

IFSTS 2019 sponsored by Tsakos Group
IFSTS 2019 sponsored by Tsakos Group /  ATHENS, AEGLI ZAPPIOU The event is free of charge; however, an invitation is required. SAVE THE DATE: Tuesday, 4th of June. Location: Aegli Zappiou 10 ++ motives, not to miss it. Register now for a place. www.ifsts.net New development on STS will be presented,...
April 22nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Managing Companies’ Executives and HELMEPA

Managing Companies’ Executives and HELMEPA
A full house attending Managing Companies’ Executives and HELMEPA On Thursday 18th April, the following day of the 37th General Assembly of HELMEPA Members, 40 Executives of Managing Companies, Members and non Members, were informed at the Piraeus Marine Club by the Association’s Director General,...
April 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 22 April, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 22 April, 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 22 April, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Oil prices surged earlier today on press reports conveying that, as of 2 May, the US will no longer grant sanctions waivers to any country that is currently...
April 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Oil Industry, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

53rd annual Governor’s Cup will feature top youth match racing skippers from AUS, DEN, GBR, NZL, USA and SWE

53rd annual Governor’s Cup will feature top youth match racing skippers from AUS, DEN, GBR, NZL, USA and SWE
“Harry Price (AUS) leads Leonard Takahashi (NZL) in the 2018 Governor’s Cup finals on the windy final day, with Price winning 3-2 for his second win” Credit: Tom Walker 53rd annual Governor’s Cup will feature top youth match racing skippers from AUS, DEN, GBR, NZL, USA and SWE With several highly-ranked...
April 22nd, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Remembering 100 years on the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of Indian civilians

Remembering 100 years on the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of Indian civilians
Esme Ward, Lord Desai and Sathnam Sanghera at the Nehru Centre. Remembering 100 years on the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of Indian civilians By James Brewer Passions continue to run high a century after one of the most notorious episodes of colonial rule in India. Members of an audience vented their emotions...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Exhibitions | Read More

An Easter Day and note to remember

An Easter Day and note to remember
Happy Easter An Easter Day and note to remember Happy Easter, He Has Risen! Part of the Christian World Celebrates Easter today – particularly the Western so to speak Christians. On a unique sunny day with temperatures soaring to 21C,  instead of our classic Easter Sunday visit in Hampstead Heath, we*...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Environment, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Politics and Government, Pollution, Religion, Reports | Read More

Brazil clinch two golds as Hempel World Cup Series Genoa concludes

Brazil clinch two golds as Hempel World Cup Series Genoa concludes
Fernanda Oliveira and Ana Luiza Barbachan Brazil clinch two golds as Hempel World Cup Series Genoa concludes Brazil snapped up two gold medals on the final day of the Hempel World Cup Series event in Genoa, Italy with Hungarian, Danish and Kiwi sailors claiming the remaining gold medals. Fernanda Oliveira...
April 21st, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Stellar Daisy – publication of the casualty investigation report by the Republic of the Marshall Islands

Stellar Daisy – publication of the casualty investigation report by the Republic of the Marshall Islands
The ill-fated “Stellar Daisy” 21 April 2019 – Korean Register’s response to the Republic of the Marshall Islands’ report on the loss of Stellar Daisy Korean Register (KR), its Chairman, management and entire staff would like to offer their sincere sympathies to the families and...
April 21st, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 20-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 APRIL-4 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 April-4 May 2019 Saturday, April 20, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Apr (Sun) – Easter Day 22 Apr (Mon) – Easter Monday 25 Apr (Thu)...
April 20th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

First Hempel World Cup Series Genoa medals go to Australia, The Netherlands and Spain

First Hempel World Cup Series Genoa medals go to Australia, The Netherlands and Spain
.Odile van Aanholt and Marieke Jongens First Hempel World Cup Series Genoa medals go to Australia, The Netherlands and Spain Hempel World Cup Series Genoa delivered the first three medals as Dutch, Australian and Spanish sailors claimed titles in the 49erFX, 49er and Nacra 17. Odile van Aanholt and Marieke...
April 20th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more

Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more
. Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more 15-19 April 2019 Vol.10 Ed.16 OMFIF update – Week 16 2019 COMMENTARY  Belt and Road delivers crucial capital China’s Belt and Road initiative provides access to capital for connected emerging markets...
April 20th, 2019 | Associations, Comment, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Live Alert from Genoa Medal Races

Live Alert from Genoa Medal Races
Copyright © 2019 9er Inc, Live Alert from Genoa Medal Races Scene set for 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Medal Races The scene has been set for the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 Medal Races at Hempel World Cup Series Genoa following the conclusion of fleet racing in the Italian city. The fifth day of competition...
April 20th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More