Archive for the ‘HR’ Category

Wartsila Joins NAMEPA as an Environmental Steward

Wartsila Joins NAMEPA as an Environmental Steward
Carleen Lyden-Kluss March 20, 2017 – Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Co-Founder and Executive Director of North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) announced today that Wärtsilä has joined NAMEPA as a new member. Wärtsilä joins NAMEPA to support and participate with other marine industry...
March 24th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Celestyal Cruises wins five awards at Tourism Awards 2017

Celestyal Cruises wins five awards at Tourism Awards 2017
…Celestyal’s winners! Annual Ceremony Celebrates Excellence in Travel & Tourism Piraeus, Greece — Celestyal Cruises, the only home-porting cruise operator in Greece and the preeminent sea cruise line serving Greek destinations and the island of Cuba, today announced it won five...
March 24th, 2017 | Awards, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

ESPO Conference 2017: register now and be part of this major EU port event!

ESPO Conference 2017: register now and be part of this major EU port event!
Port of Barcelona 24 March 2017 Ports in a changing climate, a changing world The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) is inviting its members, policy makers and stakeholders to join the 14thedition of its annual conference, which will be hosted by the Port of Barcelona. The event will take place on...
March 24th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 24, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 24, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: After Republican lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on Donald Trump’s proposed healthcare bill to replace the Affordable Care Act (or “Obamacare”),...
March 24th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Vinexpo & JF Hillbrand: a partnership that lasts

Vinexpo & JF Hillbrand: a partnership that lasts
Christophe BERNARD, CEO of JF Hillebrand Group After already two successful editions, Vinexpo Bordeaux 2015 and Vinexpo Hong Kong 2016, Vinexpo and JF Hillebrand pursue their partnership for Vinexpo Bordeaux 2017 from June 18th to 21st. MAINZ, 24th March 2017. Vinexpo and JF Hillebrand are both international...
March 24th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink | Read More

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme

The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme
David Patraiko FNI, Director of Projects, The Nautical Institute 24.03.17 – The Nautical Institute’s flagship distance learning programme, the Command Diploma Scheme, was launched today in Singapore at the first of this year’s Nautical Institute Command Seminars. The scheme is intended for...
March 24th, 2017 | Academia, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, HR, Maritime Education and Training, The Nautical Institute | Read More

ITF calls on Thai government to act on ruling against it

ITF calls on Thai government to act on ruling against it
Paddy Crumplin The International Labour Organization (ILO) has upheld allegations of the illegal victimisation of trade union leaders by Thai Airways. The complaint was taken to the United Nations body by the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) and its Thai unions, and the ITF is now...
March 24th, 2017 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, Communication, HR, ILO, ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More

British Safety Council – the past, present and future

British Safety Council – the past, present and future
​The British Safety Council launches its 60th anniversary celebrations using the medium of film to reflect on the organisation’s past, present and future The British Safety Council held a gala film night, hosted by eminent film critic Mark Kermode, to demonstrate the contribution it has made to improving...
March 24th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Story of the Day | Read More

Alienating effects of mobile technology…

Alienating effects of mobile technology…
Me, MiPhone & I still Alienating effects of mobile technology – a powerful warning by the winner of the Young Filmmakers Competition The finalists of the British Safety Council’s Young Filmmakers Competition 2017 have been announced. Alienating effects of modern technology, street crime and climate...
March 23rd, 2017 | Film Industry | Read More

LEK lubrication systems scoops Mersey Maritime Maritime Industry Award

LEK lubrication systems scoops Mersey Maritime Maritime Industry Award
Alexis & Norman Lay of LEK Lubrication Systems, winner of Micro Business of the Year 2017 in the Mersey Maritime Industry Awards (MMIAs) Merseyside business LEK Lubrication Systems has scooped the Micro Business of the Year 2017 award at the prestigious Mersey Maritime Industry Awards (MMIAs). Success...
March 23rd, 2017 | Awards, Events | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 23, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 23, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to data released yesterday by the Bank of Greece, in January 2017, the current account showed a deficit of €271mn, down by €500 mn yoy. This development...
March 23rd, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Listing of Targovax ASA at Oslo Børs

Listing of Targovax ASA at Oslo Børs
Applied date:17/03/2017 Accepted date:22/03/2017 Listing date:23/03/2017 Ticker:TRVX Targovax is a clinical stage immuno-oncology company dedicated to the development of immunotherapies for cancer patients. Targovax is developing two complementary and targeted approaches in immuno-oncology: a peptide-based...
March 23rd, 2017 | Company Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Market falls amid geopolitical chaos and terrorism

Market falls amid geopolitical chaos and terrorism
John Faraclas The BDI lost ten points earlier on today and now reads 1,190 points. The Geopolitics continue to get sour and Terrorism hits London. John Faraclas midweek recap: The Capers lost 63 points and now the BCI 2014 stands at 2,378 points; volatility and uncertainty at its best not to mention...
March 22nd, 2017 | Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

Hands-on at Canary Wharf for Made London craft fair

Hands-on at Canary Wharf for Made London craft fair
Belgin Bozsahin. Hands-on at Canary Wharf for Made London craft fair By James Brewer Artistically creative hands have been gracing one of the world’s leading financial centres, Canary Wharf, thanks to a temporary, contemporary design fair installed at its core. Moreover, the very symbol of “hands”...
March 22nd, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

NAMEPA, Tall Ships America Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education

NAMEPA, Tall Ships America Sign MOU to Advance Maritime Education
Bert Rogers, Executive Director, TSA; Michael J. Rauworth, President and Board Chairman, TSA; Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Co-Founder/Executive Director, NAMPEA; Joe Hughes, Chairman of the Board, NAMEPA Organizations’ focus on nautical sciences, seafaring skills and the importance of protecting the marine...
March 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

IMarEST hosts 114th Annual Dinner with much success

IMarEST hosts 114th Annual Dinner with much success
… Guests gathered for the IMarEST 114th Annual Dinner at Guildhall, City of London to celebrate another year for the Institute. Prof. Chris Hodge OBE FREng FIMarEST, 115th President of IMarEST, gave a warm welcome, speaking of the Institute’s transformation over recent years: “We are now,...
March 22nd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST | Read More

H.E. the President of the Republic of Cyprus H.E. Nicos Anastasiades speaks at Capital Link’s event in New York

H.E. the President of the Republic of Cyprus H.E. Nicos Anastasiades speaks at Capital Link’s event in New York
H.E. Nicos Anastassiades, President – Republic of Cyprus The “Capital Link Invest in Cyprus Forum” aims to raise awareness about Cyprus as an investment and business destination to a wider investor audience through a prestigious, high caliber, high impact international summit that takes place in...
March 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Mersey Maritime to connect businesses and senior decision makers in Dragons’-style event

Mersey Maritime to connect businesses and senior decision makers in Dragons’-style event
Chris Shirling-Rooke Maritime sector representative in the North West Mersey Maritime will host an innovative event connecting businesses to key decision makers to boost supply chain opportunities for SMEs – in a Dragons’ Den style format. The two-hour Innovation event that is being held with Peel...
March 22nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

IMarEST UAE Secretary awarded Marine Ambassador

IMarEST UAE Secretary awarded Marine Ambassador
Prof. Christopher Hodge presents award to Nikeel Idnan The inaugural Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) Outstanding Contribution Awards were presented at the 114th annual dinner in London. Nikeel Idnani, Honorary Secretary of the IMarEST UAE branch was awarded the worldwide...
March 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Events, IMarEST, People and Places | Read More

Greece: Quick take on the outcome of the March 20 Eurogroup, key items & timeline

Greece: Quick take on the outcome of the March 20 Eurogroup, key items & timeline
Global Economic & Market Outlook- Focus Notes (March 22, 2017) Quick take on the outcome of the March 20 Eurogroup, key items & timeline Following the March 20 Eurogroup, the present report aims to provide an update on the state of play in the ongoing negotiations between Greece and its official...
March 22nd, 2017 | Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 22, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 22, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets edged significantly lower on Wednesday, as increasing concerns about the timing of the new US administration’s economic growth...
March 22nd, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Kallichoron gets Bronze at the Tourism Awards 2017

Kallichoron gets Bronze at the Tourism Awards 2017
Smiling faces; Maria Mavroudi and Carolina Alkalai Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel is awarded at the Tourism Awards 2017 and receives the Bronze Award at the category “Personalized and tailor-made experiences” for its proposal “Turning the hotel accommodation to a unique experience”!...
March 21st, 2017 | Awards, Events, Food and Drink, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Unsustainable Markets amid Geopolitical Tempest ante portas

Unsustainable Markets amid Geopolitical Tempest ante portas
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) after a quick …”rally” over and above the 1,205 points, lost five points and now stands at 1,200 “thanks” to the as ever volatile Capes; The geopolitical upheaval coupled with ultra protectionism in all fronts “promises” mess and only mess… John...
March 21st, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

New management team at Poole Marinas

New management team at Poole Marinas
Kerrie and Kirsty Kerrie Gray has taken over as Manager of the Poole Quay Boat Haven and Port of Poole Marina.  She first started working for PHC in the summer of 2005 as a seasonal staff member and returned to work at the marinas for a number of seasons between spending the winters in the Caribbean,...
March 21st, 2017 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Marinas, Person Profiles | Read More

Shipping confidence holds steady despite industry and political pressures

Shipping confidence holds steady despite industry and political pressures
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence held steady in the three months to end-February 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. In February 2017, the average confidence level expressed by respondents was 5.6 out of 10.0,...
March 21st, 2017 | Markets, Reports | Read More