Archive for the ‘Anniversaries’ Category

BIFA’s Young Forwarders Network celebrates 1st birthday

BIFA’s Young Forwarders Network celebrates 1st birthday
.. BIFA’s Young Forwarders Network celebrates 1st birthday The British International Freight Association’s (BIFA) Young Forwarders Network (YFN) is celebrating a very successful first year of operations. The YFN was launched in March 2019 to create several regional networking groups, run by young...
March 9th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Associations, HR, Logistics | Read More

ECSA: Gender diversity and equality of opportunity crucial to attract and retain new talent in the shipping industry

ECSA: Gender diversity and equality of opportunity crucial to attract and retain new talent in the shipping industry
Martin Dorsman ECSA: Gender diversity and equality of opportunity crucial to attract and retain new talent in the shipping industry  Gender equality is at the heart of the EU’s fundamental values for sustainable and inclusive growth. ECSA has a strong track record in working together with its social...
March 8th, 2020 | Anniversaries, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Hot Port News from GAC   07-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 MARCH 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 March 2020 Saturday, March 7, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 8 Mar – International Women’s Day Tue 10 Mar –...
March 7th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Red Funnel celebrates International Women’s Day with ‘Women in Maritime’ pledge and executive board equality

Red Funnel celebrates International Women’s Day with ‘Women in Maritime’ pledge and executive board equality
Red Funnel celebrates International Women’s Day with ‘Women in Maritime’ pledge and executive board equality  This Sunday, 8th March, celebrates International Women’s Day as a focal point in the movement for women’s rights to help forge a gender-equal world and celebrate women’s achievements....
March 6th, 2020 | Anniversaries, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Irene Rosberg’s* message for International Women’s Day 2020

Irene Rosberg’s* message for International Women’s Day 2020
Irene Rosberg Irene Rosberg’s* message for International Women’s Day 2020 “The shipping industry is a changing industry, affected by global rules and regulations as well as new emerging technology. It is also a de facto male-dominated industry in need of closing the gender gap. For...
March 6th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Maritime Education and Training, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event
HESGB president Dimitris Monioudis’ welcome speech HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event a note by Anny Zade With Dimitris Monioudis at the helm, his super team of members and the events secretariat, this HESGB (Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain) Anniversary, its Silver...
March 1st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Social Columns, Technical, Technology | Read More

Total mutual tonnage surpasses 100m GT in West’s 150th year

Total mutual tonnage surpasses 100m GT in West’s 150th year
Tom Bowsher, Group CEO,The West of England P&I Club Total mutual tonnage surpasses 100m GT in West’s 150th year West of England P&I Club today announced the successful completion of its 2020 renewal. Mutual owned tonnage increased by 10m GT and now exceeds 100m GT for the first time. Total...
February 24th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 FEBRUARY-7 MARCH 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 February-7 March 2020 Saturday, February 22, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 23 Feb – Day of Defender of the Fatherland (Russia) Sun...
February 22nd, 2020 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

North P&I Club Breaks the 230M GT Barrier in 160th Anniversary Year

North P&I Club Breaks the 230M GT Barrier in 160th Anniversary Year
Paul Jennings, Chief Executive Officer, North P&I Club North P&I Club Breaks the 230M GT Barrier in 160th Anniversary Year 20 February 2020 – Following the conclusion of the 2020 renewal, early projections suggest that North P&I Club increased its total entered tonnage to over 230 million...
February 20th, 2020 | Anniversaries, News, P and I Clubs, Story of the Day | Read More

President of Estonia makes historic voyage and manages state affairs from Antarctica over the Iridium® Network

President of Estonia makes historic voyage and manages state affairs from Antarctica over the Iridium® Network
President Kaljulaid digitally signing a resolution of bestowing state decorations using an Iridium Certus terminal by Thales. Credit: Government of Estonia President of Estonia Makes Historic Voyage and Manages State Affairs from Antarctica over the Iridium® Network  President Kertsi Kaljulaid signed...
February 20th, 2020 | Anniversaries, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 17, February 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 17, February 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 17, February 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS February 17, 2020 Global Markets Market sentiment for risk assets improved modestly, supported by a new string of measures by the Chinese authorities to cushion the impact of the coronavirus epidemic. Today,...
February 17th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC   15-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 16-29 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 16-29 February 2020 Saturday, February 15, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 17 Feb – Presidents’ Day (USA) Sun 23 Feb – Day of...
February 15th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

AAL celebrates 25th Anniversary with…

AAL celebrates 25th Anniversary with…
AAL Commercial Director, Christophe Grammare AAL celebrates 25th Anniversary with launch of Europe – Middle East / India – Asia monthly liner service Launching this month, the Europe – Middle East / India – Asia Monthly Liner Service will connect main ports between Europe, Middle East...
February 10th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

With the BDI down at 415, lips are sealed…

With the BDI down at 415, lips are sealed…
John Faraclas With the BDI down at 415, lips are sealed… What an end of a weak week that was with the BDI losing 16 points and now standing at 415 amid dangerous and perplexed geopolitical issues? John Faraclas’ recap: The weekly losses of the BDI stood at 72 points – down from 487 recorded last...
February 7th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Awards, Chartering, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, EEZ, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Fishing Trawlers, Fixtures, Health and Safety, HR, IMO, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Oil Spill, Organisations, People and Places, Photography, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Brexiteers’ unfinished revolution, Triangle of power: OMFIF at 10

Brexiteers’ unfinished revolution, Triangle of power: OMFIF at 10
The Houses of Parliament and the Big Ben Brexiteers’ unfinished revolution, Triangle of power: OMFIF at 10 Wednesday 5 February 2020  – Vol.11 Ed.6.2 Commentary: Brexiteers’ unfinished revolution By John Orchard in London UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson wishes to remove Brexit, its...
February 5th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Comment, News, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 01-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 2-15 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 2-15 February 2020 Saturday, February 1, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tue 4 Feb – Sri Lanka National Day Tue 11 Feb – Japan National...
February 1st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Year of the Rat Hot Port News from  GAC 25-Jan-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 JANUARY-8 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 January-8 February 2020 Saturday, January 25, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: : Thu 23 Jan-Wed 29 Jan – Chinese...
January 25th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.
From the blessing of the traditional Greek New Year cake (Vasilopita) The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition. Once again, the International Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Piraeus, celebrated New Year in the Greek tradition, with the cutting of the traditional Greek...
January 21st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Charity, Clubs, Events, People and Places, Scholarships | Read More

Market stagnation amid perplexed Geopolitics…

Market stagnation amid perplexed Geopolitics…
John Faraclas Market stagnation amid perplexed Geopolitics… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) remained unchanged since yesterday; the Geopolitical situation, as we have foreseen, will turn Planet Ocean upside down. At the GSCC’s annual Vasilopita, its chairman Harry J. Fafalios spells it out on IMO2020...
January 16th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, News | Read More

INTERCARGO – The First 40 Years

INTERCARGO – The First 40 Years
.   INTERCARGO – The First 40 Years INTERCARGO is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2020! Free copies of our Association’s 40-year anniversary special publication (please view https://www.intercargo.org/first-forty-years/) will be distributed to our Members during events within 2020. Non-members,...
January 16th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Associations, Books, Intercargo | Read More

AAL launches 25th Anniversary with successful transport of six RTGs along its Asia – Americas service

AAL launches 25th Anniversary with successful transport of six RTGs along its Asia – Americas service
The AAL Newcastle in dock loading the six RTGs for its Asia – America service. AAL launches 25th Anniversary with successful transport of six RTGs along its Asia – Americas service January 2020 – Award winning multipurpose and project heavy lift carrier, AAL, has opened its 25th year of...
January 14th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

The Canal Connection – December 2019

The Canal Connection – December 2019
. The Canal Connection – December 2019 Today, the Panama Canal celebrates two decades under Panamanian administration. While the waterway was already an important trade route and engineering marvel, its transfer to the Panamanian people at noon on December 31, 1999, set in motion a redefining period...
January 8th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Canals, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@844: unprecedented market and geopolitical challenges ahead…

The BDI@844: unprecedented market and geopolitical challenges ahead…
John Faraclas The BDI@844: unprecedented market and geopolitical challenges ahead… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 63 points as well as the 900 points threshold thanks to yet another triple-digit fall of the Capes. Geopolitics on the edge… John Faraclas’ daily brief recap: The Capes’ BCI lost...
January 6th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Panama celebrates 20 years of the Canal transfer with flag raising

Panama celebrates 20 years of the Canal transfer with flag raising
l to r: Canal Minister Royo, President of Panama Nito Cortizo & Canal Adminitrator Ricaurte Vazquez Panama celebrates 20 years of the Canal transfer with flag raising With the raising of the national flag by the President of the Republic, Laurentino Cortizo, in the Administration Building, Panama...
January 2nd, 2020 | Anniversaries, Canals, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Dec-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 DECEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 December 2019 Saturday, December 14, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Dec (Mon) – Kazakhstan Independence Day 16 Dec (Mon) – South...
December 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More