Archive for the ‘Anniversaries’ 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

The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed…

The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed…
John Faraclas The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed… The BDI remained as per yesterday’s closing at 1,138 but on a weekly basis same gained 42 points – from 1,096 (31/5)… thanks to the as ever volatile Capes… Geopolitics not just perplexed, extremely dangerous and things...
June 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

HELMEPA is 37 years old!

HELMEPA is 37 years old!
HELMEPA is 37 years old!  Today, Tuesday 4 June 2019, is a very special day for HELMEPA, who is celebrating 37 years of operations and offering! We would like to express a big “thank you” to all the Members, Greek seafarers, companies and organizations, as well as stakeholders who contributed to...
June 4th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Environment | Read More

Average Adjusters are firmly equipped for hi-tech challenges, declare speakers at Association’s annual dinner

Average Adjusters are firmly equipped for hi-tech challenges, declare speakers at Association’s annual dinner
Top table at annual dinner 2019 of the Association of Average Adjusters Average Adjusters are firmly equipped for hi-tech challenges, declare speakers at Association’s annual dinner As the Association of Average Adjusters marks its 150th anniversary, members are geared up to deal with the new era of...
May 31st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

Navy’s worst peacetime submarine disaster remembered 80 years on

Navy’s worst peacetime submarine disaster remembered 80 years on
Sailors’ Society’s acting CEO Sandra Welch lowers the charity’s flag in memory of those lost in the HMS Thetis tragedy Navy’s worst peacetime submarine disaster remembered 80 years on The 80th anniversary of one of the most controversial maritime disasters in recent British history...
May 31st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Maritime History and Museums, Military, Story of the Day | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-May-2019 EID UL FITR HOLIDAYS Saudi Arabia GOVERNMENT & OTHER OFFICES TO CLOSE 1-9 JUNE Indonesia PORT LAUNCHES ONLINE ROUTE PLANNER Sohar, Oman TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION WORKS Dardanelles, Turkey NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC SUSPENSION Dardanelles, Turkey Eid Ul...
May 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round
John Faraclas The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round      The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained ten points earlier on today, thanks mainly to the Capes and to a lesser extent to the Panamaxes amid the approaching Armageddon in all fronts; John Faraclas’ midweek market brief: The Capes’ BCI gained...
May 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Markets, Military, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 MAY-1 JUNE 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 May-1 June 2019 Saturday, May 18, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 May (Sun) – Waisak/Vesak Day 20 May (Mon) – Substitution for Wisakha...
May 18th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Over 600 shipping professionals attend 26th Anniversary Party for Ince & Co Greece

Over 600 shipping professionals attend 26th Anniversary Party for Ince & Co Greece
Paul Herring Over 600 shipping professionals attend 26th Anniversary Party for Ince & Co Greece Athens, 16 May 2019: On the 9th May, Ince & Co Greece celebrated its 26th year in Piraeus at the forefront of the shipping and maritime sector with a party at the historic Four Seasons Astir Palace...
May 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Legal | Read More

ECSA marks the European Maritime Day 2019

ECSA marks the European Maritime Day 2019
Martin Dorsman ECSA marks the European Maritime Day 2019 20 May is the European Maritime Day. The Maritime Day was established in 2008 by the Council, the European Parliament and the European Commission as part of the EU Maritime Policy to raise the awareness of the seas and their importance. This year,...
May 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 May 2019 Saturday, May 11, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 13 May (Mon) – Day following the birthday of Buddha (Hong Kong) 17 May (Fri) –...
May 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood!

The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood!
John Faraclas The Markets: Dirty Capes have it; Geopolitics more than perplexed and Seatrade Awards spectacular change the mood! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 49 points – same more or less fall with last Friday’s the 3rd of May when it fall 47 points, and now stands at 936… The geopolitical uncertainty...
May 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award

Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award
.. Port Solent’s 30th anniversary shortlisted for national events award Portsmouth’s leading waterside leisure destination Port Solent, has been shortlisted for a Purple Apple Marketing Award for its 2018 anniversary event, ‘Port Solent’s 30th Birthday Celebration’. The event was held on 28...
May 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Qatar celebrates 40 years of growth with inauguration of Ras Laffan office

GAC Qatar celebrates 40 years of growth with inauguration of Ras Laffan office
GAC Qatar General Manager Daniel Nordberg, GAC Group President Bengt Ekstrand and GAC Group Vice President for the Middle East Fredrik Nyström with the Ras Laffan team. GAC Qatar celebrates 40 years of growth with inauguration of Ras Laffan office Ras Laffan, Qatar, 30 April 2019 – The inauguration...
April 30th, 2019 | Anniversaries, LNG, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 28 APRIL-11 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 28 April-11 May 2019 Saturday, April 27, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Apr (Sun) – Orthodox Easter Day 29 Apr (Mon) – Orthodox Easter...
April 27th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Yesterday’s Fiction is Today’s Reality

Yesterday’s Fiction is Today’s Reality
.. Yesterday’s Fiction is Today’s Reality It All Began 50 Years Ago. . . “HAL 9000 is the on -board supercomputer of the spaceship Discovery in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey by Stanley Kubrick and the book of the same name by Arthur C. Clarke . Its name is the acronym for Heuristic...
April 24th, 2019 | Anniversaries, IT and Communications, Office Equipment, Technology | Read More

Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard

Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard
Day of the Seafarer 2019 – # IAmOnBoard  The annual Day of the Seafarer (DotS) will be celebrated on 25 June The 2019 campaign is – I Am On Board with gender equality Throughout 2019 there will be a strong emphasis throughout the maritime world on the importance and value of women within...
April 24th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary

FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary
The Baltic Exchange FONASBA celebrates 50th Anniversary Fifty years ago today, on 23rd April 1969, delegates representing Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Great Britain, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and (as it was then) West Germany, met at the offices of Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers...
April 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, BIMCO, Chartering, Intercargo, Intertanko, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Apr-2019 TIN HAU FESTIVAL AT TAI MIU WAN (JOSS HOUSE BAY) Hong Kong SEA SURVEY OFF RAFFLES RESERVED ANCHORAGE Singapore MOUNT AGUNG ERUPTS Bali, Indonesia PORT OPERATIONS UNAFFECTED BY BOMB ATTACKS Sri Lanka Tin Hau Festival at Tai Miu Wan (Joss House Bay) Monday, April 22,...
April 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Remembering 100 years on the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of Indian civilians

Remembering 100 years on the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of Indian civilians
Esme Ward, Lord Desai and Sathnam Sanghera at the Nehru Centre. Remembering 100 years on the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of Indian civilians By James Brewer Passions continue to run high a century after one of the most notorious episodes of colonial rule in India. Members of an audience vented their emotions...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Exhibitions | Read More

An Easter Day and note to remember

An Easter Day and note to remember
Happy Easter An Easter Day and note to remember Happy Easter, He Has Risen! Part of the Christian World Celebrates Easter today – particularly the Western so to speak Christians. On a unique sunny day with temperatures soaring to 21C,  instead of our classic Easter Sunday visit in Hampstead Heath, we*...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Environment, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Politics and Government, Pollution, Religion, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 20-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 APRIL-4 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 April-4 May 2019 Saturday, April 20, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Apr (Sun) – Easter Day 22 Apr (Mon) – Easter Monday 25 Apr (Thu)...
April 20th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
13-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 April 2019 Saturday, April 13, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 14 Apr (Sun) – Sinhala & Tamil New Year’s Day (Sri Lanka) 15 Apr (Mon)-16 Apr (Tue) – Songkran...
April 13th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

Oslo Børs: Most valuable stamp of the year ‘admitted to listing’

Oslo Børs: Most valuable stamp of the year ‘admitted to listing’
. Oslo Børs: Most valuable stamp of the year ‘admitted to listing’ 11/04/2019 Today Norway Post is issuing a special stamp in connection with Oslo Børs’ 200-year anniversary. The value of the stamp is NOK 50. “NOK 50 is the highest value stamp that will be issued this year, and we think...
April 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More