Archive for the ‘HR’ Category

WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands”

WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands”
Mrs. Koula Louca, Ms Tassoula Tsakania, Mrs Helen Joannou Chrysostomou, Mrs Natasa Pilides, Mrs Anna Vourgos, Mrs Uta Steffen, Mrs Natalia Bury and Ms Gina Panagiotou. Photo credits: Konstantinos Georgiou Photography WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands” WISTA Cyprus (Women’s International...
June 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Jun-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 JUNE-6 JULY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 June-6 July 2019 Saturday, June 22, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Jun (Sun) – 30th June Revolution (Egypt) 1 July (Mon) – Hong Kong...
June 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

David Marsh and Meghnad Desai on Boris Johnson, Desmond Lachman on Bolsonaro’s Brazil, and more

David Marsh and Meghnad Desai on Boris Johnson, Desmond Lachman on Bolsonaro’s Brazil, and more
Jair Bolsanoro David Marsh and Meghnad Desai on Boris Johnson, Desmond Lachman on Bolsonaro’s Brazil, and more OMFIF Update 17-21 June 2019  Vol.110 Ed.25 COMMENTARY  Bolsonaro’s Brazil in public debt peril Jair Bolsanoro’s move into Brazil’s presidential palace raised market...
June 22nd, 2019 | Markets, Reports | Read More

A Capes’ market lifting the BDI@1,239

A Capes’ market lifting the BDI@1,239
John Faraclas A Capes’ market lifting the BDI@1,239 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 45 points earlier on today following a good triple-digit success by the Capes’ 198 and now stands at 1,239 points, over and above the 1,200 threshold. On a weekly basis the BDI was up 154 points – from 1,085 last...
June 21st, 2019 | Markets, Military, News, Reports, Sanctions | Read More

Cutting Edge: Modernist British Printmaking on show at Dulwich Picture Gallery

Cutting Edge: Modernist British Printmaking on show at Dulwich Picture Gallery
The Tube Station, by Cyril Power. Cutting Edge: Modernist British Printmaking on show at Dulwich Picture Gallery By James Brewer A wonderful surprise awaited Gordon Samuel in summer 1983 as he began stock-taking at the Redfern Gallery in Cork Street, London, where he was a director and partner. Opening...
June 21st, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Jun-2019 TRANSPORTATION OF SAND OFF VERY LARGE CRUDE CARRIER ANCHORAGE Singapore NEW TUG PROVIDER Port Hedland, Australia HIGH RISK CREWMEMBERS United States Transportation of sand off Very Large Crude Carrier Anchorage Friday, June 21, 2019, Singapore The working period for...
June 21st, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

American Club: Board news

American Club: Board news
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club JUNE 21, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 21/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   BOARD NEWS   At the one hundred and second Annual Meeting of the Members which took place in New York yesterday, all...
June 21st, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Toronto forum visit highlights business opportunities

Toronto forum visit highlights business opportunities
From left, Honorary Consul of Canada in Bermuda Isabelle Ramsay-Brackstone; Ontario Finance Minister Victor Fedeli; Bermuda Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson; Andy Burrows, CEO, Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) Toronto forum visit highlights business opportunities Toronto, ON, June 21, 2019:...
June 21st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

American Club reports solid progress during 2018

American Club reports solid progress during 2018
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club AMERICAN CLUB REPORTS SOLID PROGRESS DURING 2018 NEW YORK, JUNE 21, 2019 Positive trends of recent years continue in 2019 P&I and FD&D entries grow by 8% and 6% respectively during 2018 Renewing tonnage...
June 21st, 2019 | P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 21 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 21 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 21 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Weighed down by renewed geopolitical tensions, the majority of Asian bourses ended in red territory today and major European equity markets opened lower,...
June 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Panamaxes spoil the broth…

Panamaxes spoil the broth…
John Faraclas Panamaxes spoil the broth… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continue with its upwards mode and with 15 points plus now reads 1,194! Geopolitics more than crucial with to and fro actions and reactions; CAUTION! John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI gained 29 points and now stands at...
June 20th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

West of England P&I Club looks to the future with a fresh new image

West of England P&I Club looks to the future with a fresh new image
Tom Bowsher, WOE’s Global CEO West of England P&I Club looks to the future with a fresh new image The West of England P&I, a leading A-rated mutual marine insurer, is launching a new brand identity which looks ahead to an exciting future while continuing to adhere to the values and ethos...
June 20th, 2019 | Communication, Company Profiles, News, P and I Clubs | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 20 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 20 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 20 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  At this week’s two-day policy meeting, which concluded late yesterday, the FOMC adopted a more dovish tone compared to that in the prior meeting,...
June 20th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

RMT confirms action by Royal Navy Lifeline workers in fight for “Fair Pay For RFA”

RMT confirms action by Royal Navy Lifeline workers in fight for “Fair Pay For RFA”
Mick Cash RMT confirms action by Royal Navy Lifeline workers in fight for “Fair Pay For RFA” Maritime union RMT confirmed today that it will be embarking upon a programme of industrial action involving nearly 700 workers at the Royal Fleet Auxiliary – the Royal Navy supply lifeline –...
June 20th, 2019 | Associations, Labour Disputes, Rail | Read More

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany
LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany Entry into Germany enables LOC to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering in Europe  LOC has opened a new office in Hamburg, Germany, to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering of the Group within the region. This will be the Group’s sixth...
June 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Human Rights at Sea latest News: Poseidon Principles the first global framework for responsible ship finance is a positive industry step to shipping

Human Rights at Sea latest News: Poseidon Principles the first global framework for responsible ship finance is a positive industry step to shipping
 Poseidon Principles the first global framework for responsible ship finance is a positive industry step to shipping decarbonisation 19th June 2019 London.UK.   Human Rights at Sea positively welcomes the Poseidon Principles, a result of the the multi-stakeholder initiative of the Global Maritime...
June 19th, 2019 | Associations, Banking, Charity, Shipfinance | Read More

Capes lift the BDI amid mega Geopolitical mayhem

Capes lift the BDI amid mega Geopolitical mayhem
John Faraclas Capes lift the BDI amid mega Geopolitical mayhem The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)   gained 44 points and now stands at 1,179; the Geopolitical mess continues. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ BCI went over and above the 2,000 point threshold at 2,051, that’s a good plus...
June 19th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, News, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Bermuda delegation opens Toronto Stock Exchange

Bermuda delegation opens Toronto Stock Exchange
Bermuda delegation opens Toronto Stock Exchange Toronto, ON, June 19, 2019: Bermuda Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson did the honours at a market-opening ceremony held at the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) yesterday, accompanied by a delegation from the island. The group is in Toronto for a multi-industry...
June 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insurance and Reinsurance, Stock Markets | Read More

Crowley Petroleum Services honored with Elite Vessel Award for Safety

Crowley Petroleum Services honored with Elite Vessel Award for Safety
Crowley and MPC personnel* Crowley Petroleum Services honored with Elite Vessel Award for Safety (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; June 19, 2019) ­– Marathon Petroleum Company LP (MPC) recently presented its Elite Vessel Award for the sixth consecutive year to Crowley Petroleum Services, recognizing the company’s...
June 19th, 2019 | Awards, HR | Read More

GSCC’s AGM and Annual Report

GSCC’s AGM and Annual Report
GSCC’s AGM and Annual Report The Annual general meeting of the Greek Shipping Cooperation Committee will be held tomorow Thursday, the 20th June at 15.45  BST at the Baltic Exchange. GSCC ANNUAL REPORT 2018-2019 Viewers can  find herebelow the link for the Annual Report 2018-2019 of the G.S.C.C.,...
June 19th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Reports | Read More

Stena Line’s able seamen volunteer for Mercy Ships

Stena Line’s able seamen volunteer for Mercy Ships
Stena Line’s able able seamen, Martina Thowsen and Alexander Gustafsson, are joining Mercy Ships’ hospital ship “Africa Mercy” as volunteers. Stena Line’s able seamen volunteer for Mercy Ships In the next few days two of Stena Line’s able seamen, Martina Thowsen and Alexander...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Health and Safety | Read More

Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’

Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’
Mates in Mind confirmed as headline charity for first ever ‘Regatta London’ Mates in Mind is delighted to be announced as one of the three headline charities for Regatta London, the first ever mass- participation paddle sports event taking place on the iconic River Thames on 29 September 2019. The...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Sailing, Sports | Read More

Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews

Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews
Ken Wiseman, project lead and Cyprus chaplain for The Mission to Seafarers (front right), Karen Martensen, charter manager and broker, Burgess (back left), Andrea Peluffo, brokerage assistant in Palma, Burgess (back right). Burgess and the Mission to Seafarers team up to support superyacht crews Initial...
June 19th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Tourism, News, Safety and Security, Sailing, Yachting | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 19 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Speaking at the ECB’s annual Forum on Central Banking in Sintra yesterday, President Mario Draghi adopted a more dovish stance compared to that at...
June 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Varanasi: An unforgettable journey with photographer Margarita Mavromichalis

Varanasi: An unforgettable journey with photographer Margarita Mavromichalis
Margarita Mavromichalis. Varanasi: An unforgettable journey with photographer Margarita Mavromichalis  By James Brewer  Every January, photographer Margarita Mavromichalis “immerses” herself in the sacred Ganges. While thousands of pilgrims are wallowing in the less-than-healthy water to perform...
June 18th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More