Archive for the ‘IMIF’ Category

Cyber Security in Action

Cyber Security in Action
Andrew Fitzmaurice (left) and Alan McCarthy. Cyber Security in Action – IMIF hears of fight against attacks on businesses A stark warning of a new plague of technology-enabled criminal attacks on companies and individuals was delivered to an audience of maritime executives, financiers and lawyers in...
April 7th, 2017 | Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, Events, IMIF, Insight, Safety and Security | Read More

Intertanko chairman Nikos Tsakos addresses IMIF on state of the tanker sector

Intertanko chairman Nikos Tsakos addresses IMIF on state of the tanker sector
Dr Nikos P. Tsakos Operators of the global fleet of tankers have grounds for market optimism – although they should restrain any impulse to order more tonnage. This was the message from Nikos Tsakos, chairman of Intertanko, when he addressed a meeting of the International Maritime Industries Forum...
March 1st, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, IMIF, IMO, Intertanko, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The B Atlantic case: will the Supreme Court hear an appeal?

The B Atlantic case: will the Supreme Court hear an appeal?
Simon Moore The B Atlantic case: will the Supreme Court hear an appeal? War risk underwriters in the marine insurance market are anxiously waiting to learn if the Supreme Court will grant permission for a shipowner to appeal in the long-running B Atlantic case. It is expected to be early 2017 before...
November 21st, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMIF, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 – Amendments

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 – Amendments
Better conditions on modern tonnage From Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co LLC on the latest MLC 2006 ammendments:  MARITIME LABOUR CONVENTION 2006 – AMENDMENTS Following the unanimous adoption by the Special Tripartite Committee of the amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (the “Convention”),...
July 25th, 2016 | Associations, BIMCO, Comment, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, ITF, Jobs, Labour Disputes, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Ravi Mehrotra speaks at Foresight Shipping winter 2016 event…

Ravi Mehrotra speaks at Foresight Shipping winter 2016 event…
Richard Sadler (left), Mrs Manju Mehrotra (centre) and Ravi Mehrotra greet guests.   Ravi Mehrotra speaks at Foresight Shipping winter 2016 event of plans to reconstitute company as a Trust, by James Brewer Foresight,  one of the shipping industry’s best known groups, is planning to turn itself...
January 20th, 2016 | Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, IMIF, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

Shipping Markets catastrophic fall…amidst geopolitical chaos…

Shipping Markets catastrophic fall…amidst geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas Shipping Markets catastrophic fall… amidst geopolitical chaos… will bring in total mess Our forty-fifth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 6th of November 2015, with...
November 6th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Aviation, Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Holidays, HR, IMIF, Immigration, IMO, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Technology, Tourism, UN | Read More

Capital Link’s CSR; the catch phrase for furthering the shipping saga

Capital Link’s CSR; the catch phrase for furthering the shipping saga
l to r: Fred Kenney (IMO), Dee Taylor (Liskow and Lewis), Harry J. Fafalios chairman GSCC and director Fafalios Shipping, Michael Lund – BIMCO chairman and moderator Peter Hinchliffe sg of ICS The 5th Capital Link Shipping & Offshore CSR Forum in London Now, what an event that was earlier today!...
November 3rd, 2015 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Banking, BIMCO, Breaking News, Charity, Climate, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consulting, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Executive Travel, Finance, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Immigration, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Jobs, London Shipping Law Centre, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Maritime History and Museums, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Spill, P and I Clubs, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Sanctions, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, The Nautical Institute, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Where would you invest next?

Where would you invest next?
Anil Deshpande, Jean Richards, Jim Davis and Ravi Mehrotra Where would you invest next? Executives of Foresight Ltd offer their insights to IMIF meeting in London Shipping and offshore markets are predicted to be tough for some time to come, so members of the International Maritime Industries Forum eagerly...
September 29th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, IMIF, LNG, Markets, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Person Profiles, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Peter Stokes’ best ever!

Peter Stokes’ best ever!
Peter Stokes with IMIF’s Chairman Jim Davis In with the IMIF faithful at Lazards & Co were Peter Stokes, the company’s senior advisor and head of shipping, delivered one of his best ever speeches/analysis on “Necessary Preconditions for a Sustainable Shipping Recovery”. Excellent...
November 17th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMIF, Shipfinance | Read More

Jim Davis in buoyant mood at IMIF’s 39th annual dinner in London

Jim Davis in buoyant mood at IMIF’s 39th annual dinner in London
Clay Maitland, Fred Hardy, Lesley Batchelor, Jim Davis, Charlotte Hall, and Anny Zade Jim Davis in buoyant mood at International Maritime Industries Forum 39th annual dinner in London Cautious optimism that shipowners and shipbuilders have learned the lesson of the “overcapacity years” was expressed...
November 11th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, BIMCO, Events, Flags, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, ITF, IUA, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, The Nautical Institute | Read More

London International Shipping Week unveils its 2015 theme

London International Shipping Week unveils its 2015 theme
Jeremy Penn Addressing an official LISW2015 launch event in London, Jeremy Penn, CEO of The Baltic Exchange and Chairman of the LISW Steering Group, underlined the importance of Government and industry working together as shipping looks to shape itself to meet the demands of the next decade. He said:...
September 10th, 2014 | Accountancy, Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Flags, HR, IACS, IMarEST, IMIF, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intercargo, Intermanager, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, IT and Communications, ITF, IUA, Jobs, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Taxation, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute, Tourism, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Managing Change and Empowering Success

Managing Change and Empowering Success
Jim Davis, David Buffin and Jean Richards Managing Change and Empowering Success – Leadership specialist David Buffin addresses International Maritime Industries Forum Businesses have to bring everyone ‘on board’ if they are to effect meaningful change that will improve profitability, the International...
July 28th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, IMIF | Read More

Bills of lading and trade finance fraud – widespread risks spelled out…

Bills of lading and trade finance fraud – widespread risks spelled out…
Jim Davis, Pottengal Mukundan and Yannis Calogeras Bills of lading and trade finance fraud – widespread risks spelled out by Pottengal Mukundan of International Chamber of Commerce, in presentation to IMIF Shipping, trading houses and banks are continuing to be targeted as victims of major fraud operations,...
May 26th, 2014 | Banking, Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, Finance, Fixtures, IMIF, Maritime Fraud, Shipfinance | Read More

Absolute Power for British and Greek Shipping

Absolute Power for British and Greek Shipping
John Faraclas Here is the Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s twelfth overview and recapitulation of the Shipping Markets, Events and the World’s various “situations”  for 2014 with John Faraclas: With the BDI down 39 points since yesterday (27 March 2014)  at 1, 375 and a weekly drop of 226 points since...
March 28th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Events, HR, IMIF, London Shipping Law Centre, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance | Read More

Caution for the markets as volatility is here to stay

Caution for the markets as volatility is here to stay
John Faraclas Did I hear you say Volatility? Volatility in all fronts! The World is still on the edge and market volatility creates further uncertainty! The Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s tenth overview and recap of the Shipping Markets and the World’s various situations  for 2014 with John Faraclas: As...
March 14th, 2014 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, HR, IMIF, Markets, Military, News, Oceanology, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Alternative sources of debt finance for shipping…

Alternative sources of debt finance for shipping…
Jeremy Penn, Jim Davis and Simon Lew Alternative sources of debt finance for shipping: potential ways forward outlined in IMIF talk by Simon Lew of Norton Rose Fulbright Shipping may be able to adopt financing methods favoured in the aircraft sector, in its search for new routes to fund newbuilding projects. Among...
January 2nd, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMIF, Shipfinance | Read More

Feeding perpetual sea trial data to ships – Dr Rahim of ClassNK tells IMIF of this and other green, efficiency projects

Feeding perpetual sea trial data to ships – Dr Rahim of ClassNK tells IMIF of this and other green, efficiency projects
Michael Parker, Dr. Abdul Rahim and Jim Davis Shipping is a world leader in the proportion of money it spends on research and development, and classification societies are at the heart of initiatives promoting better ships, Dr Abdul Rahim, regional manager for Europe and Africa at ClassNK, told the latest...
November 20th, 2013 | Associations, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Events, IMIF | Read More

We are in Shipping because we love it!*

We are in Shipping because we love it!*
www.allaboutshipping.co.uk brings you live some of the best and important international news from week 45 and the beginning of week 46, this Monday the 11th of November 2013, Armistice Day from London. The successful World Travel  Market, one of the best ever, a real boost for international tourism...
November 11th, 2013 | Academia, Banking, Books, Charity, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Holidays, HR, IMIF, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Organisations, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Scholarships, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

World still needs action against piracy – Jim Davis at International Maritime Industries Forum 2013 annual dinner in London

World still needs action against piracy – Jim Davis at International Maritime Industries Forum 2013 annual dinner in London
Jim Davis greeting Koji Sekimizu World still needs action against piracy – Jim Davis at International Maritime Industries Forum 2013 annual dinner in London Global action on the piracy menace must remain a priority despite a decline in reported incidents, Jim Davis, chairman of the International Maritime...
November 10th, 2013 | Associations, Events, IMIF, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More