Archive for the ‘HR’ Category

Oslo Børs: Milestone of 2,000 fixed income issues listed reached

Oslo Børs: Milestone of 2,000 fixed income issues listed reached
A rush to borrow has led to a clutch of records for the fixed income market. SpareBank 1 Søre Sunnmøre has now listed the 2,000th fixed income issue, and rang the bell at the start of trading today to mark this milestone. More debt was raised on the Oslo Børs marketplaces in the first eight months...
September 22nd, 2017 | Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Tomas Michelsson starting as the President, Offshore and Merchant, on Jan 8, 2018

Tomas Michelsson starting as the President, Offshore and Merchant, on Jan 8, 2018
Tomas Michelsson has been appointed as the President, Offshore and Merchant business area, Evac Group, effective Jan 8, 2018 Tomas Michelsson has been appointed as the President, Offshore and Merchant business area, effective Jan 8, 2018. Tomas is replacing the former President, Claes Rudling, who...
September 22nd, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 21, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 21, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the FOMC kept its federal funds target rate unchanged at 1.00-1.25% and announced that the balance...
September 21st, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Volatility continues with the Capers raising the BDI@1,449

Volatility continues with the Capers raising the BDI@1,449
John Faraclas …seaborne on Superfast XI The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 34 points since yesterday, thanks to the as ever volatile Capers – it now reads 1,449; Geopolitics continue to be dodgy… John Faraclas’ midweek report: The Capers “back” on truck with a triple-digit uplift; the...
September 20th, 2017 | Environment, European Union, Immigration, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Seafarer Mental Health Trauma Leaflet now available in Tagalog language

Seafarer Mental Health Trauma Leaflet now available in Tagalog language
Human Rights at Sea is very pleased to announce that following the success of the mental health welfare leaflet “Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events”, the leaflet is now available in the Tagalog language. The leaflet is now available on both the HRAS (Publications) and UK P&I (Knowledge)...
September 20th, 2017 | Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security | Read More

Q3 2017 Tsavliris Activities

Q3 2017 Tsavliris Activities
The “Rainbow Harmony” Viewers can read herebelow Tsavliris’ Salvage Group activities for Q3 2017 On 14 June 2017, the Bulk Carrier “RAINBOW HARMONY” (GT 22,456 – DWT 35,106) immobilised about 300 miles west of Luanda, Angola following generators failure.  During the incident...
September 20th, 2017 | Maritime Accidents, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

CSSF grows by two further members and prepares for the next meeting in Asia

CSSF grows by two further members and prepares for the next meeting in Asia
Hamburg, 20 September 2017. Piraeus (Greece) based shipping company Danaos Shipping Co. Ltd. joined the Container Ship Safety Forum (CSSF) in July 2017 and Nav-Tech B.V., the newly formed in-house ship management entity of Samskip from Rotterdam (The Netherlands), has been welcomed in the forum as...
September 20th, 2017 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Markets upwards trend should be countered with caution

Markets upwards trend should be countered with caution
John Faraclas The BDI gained another 17 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,415 points. Geopolitics continue to be more than messy, enigmatic and soon will surprise all. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers clinched 42 points and now the BDI reads 2,723 points. The Panamaxes slow down with...
September 19th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

ICS Appoints New Marine Committee Chairman

ICS Appoints New Marine Committee Chairman
Martin Cresswell The Board of Directors of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has appointed Mr Martin Cresswell, Technical Director of the Hong Kong Shipowners Association, as the new Chairman of the ICS Marine Committee.    He succeeds Peter Bond (Cyprus Shipping Chamber) who recently stood...
September 19th, 2017 | Associations, International Chamber of Shipping, Person Profiles, Technical | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 19, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 19, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US and German government bonds remained under pressure in European trade on Tuesday on the back of last week’s higher than expected...
September 19th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Industry-Led Summit to take action on Shipping’s Decarbonisation Opportunity at UNFCCC COP23

Industry-Led Summit to take action on Shipping’s Decarbonisation Opportunity at UNFCCC COP23
LONDON – SEPTEMBER 19, 2017: A group of international shipping industry leaders will join forces at the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in November to drive industry ambition and action on exploiting opportunities presented...
September 19th, 2017 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Feliks Topolski’s dramatic depiction of Arctic convoy that relieved Arkhangelsk

Feliks Topolski’s dramatic depiction of Arctic convoy that relieved Arkhangelsk
Archangel. By Feliks Topolski. Feliks Topolski’s dramatic depiction of Arctic convoy that relieved Arkhangelsk By James Brewer A magnificent depiction by the renowned artist Feliks Topolski of the first World War II Arctic aid convoy arriving at Archangelsk has drawn admiration on going on display...
September 18th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian equity indices surged to decade highs on Monday and major European shares followed suit hitting 6-week highs in early trade,...
September 18th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Global marine underwriting premiums continue to fall, reports IUMI.

Global marine underwriting premiums continue to fall, reports IUMI.
Astrid Seltmann IUMI debates the growing challenge of reconciling dropping income levels with the risk of having to cover even larger single claims in an environment of ever increasing accumulation of values. IUMI – the International Union of Marine Insurance – presented its annual statistical report...
September 18th, 2017 | Associations, Marine Insurance, Reports | Read More

Name and shame the Athens Riviera’s polluters

Name and shame the Athens Riviera’s polluters
John Faraclas at Edem beach …Falifornia It is nearly a week now that the entire Athens Riviera in the Saronic Gulf is threatened from a maritime accident leading to a catastrophic pollution with incalculable repercussions on all sector of everyday day life – economic, environmental, financial,...
September 16th, 2017 | Associations, Corruption, Environment, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Politics and Government, Pollution | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Sep-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 SEPTEMBER 2017 Worldwide PORT CONDITION WHISKEY SET FOR TROPICAL STORM JOSE Pennsylvania/New Jersey/Delaware, United States World Holidays: 17-30 September 2017 Saturday, September 16, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in...
September 16th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Dr Ruth McKernan CBE, Innovate UK meets with British Marine member companies at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show

Dr Ruth McKernan CBE, Innovate UK meets with British Marine member companies at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show
l to r: Sean Strevens, MD, Cheetah Marine; Dr Ruth McKernan CBE, Chief Executive, Innovate UK; Howard Pridding, Chief Executive, British Marine; Denise Barlow, Solent Growth Hub. British Marine welcomed Dr Ruth McKernan CBE, Chief Executive at Innovate UK to the opening day of TheYachtMarket.com today...
September 15th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

The BDI@1,385 amid uncertainty and terror all over…

The BDI@1,385 amid uncertainty and terror all over…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 24 points higher than yesterday at 1,385 and 53 since last Friday the 8th of September when it stood at 1,332 points. Geopolitics remain at the lowest level and terror re-asserts itself… John Faraclas daily and weekly recap: The Capers volatility makes...
September 15th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Maersk man on “what the Blue MBA means to me”

Maersk man on “what the Blue MBA means to me”
Brian Noe Kristensen. Maersk man on “what the Blue MBA means to me” By James Brewer For the past two years, Brian Noe Kristensen has been handling an extra professional challenge alongside his job in the top echelons of the AP Moller-Maersk transport and logistics group. His reward for his dedication...
September 15th, 2017 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 15, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 15, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity indices opened lower on Friday, following a rather mixed picture in Asian equity markets, after North Korea fired...
September 15th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa, Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, ClassNK London Office

Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa, Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, ClassNK London Office
Mitsuhiko Kidogawa Among other things our viewers have already read and seen  during the LISW 2017 we bring you this very down to earth business news, the Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa,  who has been recently appointed Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, in ClassNK’s London Office: Could...
September 15th, 2017 | Classification Societies, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Korean Register joins Green Award

Korean Register joins Green Award
(from left) Mr. H. C. Lee (Excutive Vice President, KR), Mr. Lee Jeong-kie (Chairman & CEO, KR), Dr. Peter M. Swift (Member of the Advisory Board of the Green Award Foundation), Mr. Jan Fransen (Managing Director, Green Award Foundation) Korean Register has joined Green Award as a part of its incentives...
September 15th, 2017 | Awards, Classification Societies, Environment, Events, News | Read More

NAMEPA Announces 2017 Marine Environment Protection Award Winners

NAMEPA Announces 2017 Marine Environment Protection Award Winners
Joe Hughes Scorpio Group, Cargill, and Vancouver Fraser Port Authority to receive NAMEPA 2017 Marine Environment Protection Awards at its 10th Anniversary Celebration        Clay Maitland, T&T Salvage; Inter-American Committee on Ports of the Organization of American States (CIP/OAS); Delphinus...
September 14th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Environment | Read More

Crowley Jones Act vessels loaded with fuel for Hurricane Stricken Locales dispatched

Crowley Jones Act vessels loaded with fuel for Hurricane Stricken Locales dispatched
… (JACKSONVILLE, FLA.; Sept. 14, 2017)  Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today that it has dispatched 18 company owned and/or operated Jones Act petroleum vessels to discharge gasoline and diesel into Florida ports in the coming few days. This mobilization responds to fuel shortages caused by...
September 14th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons | Read More

Conference highlights Bermuda’s key industry role

Conference highlights Bermuda’s key industry role
Premier David Burt officially opened the conference – Photo credit: Keimon Lawrence Hamilton, Bermuda, September 14, 2017: The Bermuda insurance market’s leading role in global risk innovation, including helping communities rebuild after disasters, was highlighted at this week’s...
September 14th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance | Read More