Archive for the ‘Communication’ Category

DNV GL releases the new issue of MARITIME IMPACT magazine

DNV GL releases the new issue of MARITIME IMPACT magazine
Hamburg/Oslo, 26 May 2017: Just in time for the Nor-Shipping trade fair in Oslo, DNV GL has published this year’s first issue of the classification society’s customer and stakeholder magazine MARITIME IMPACT. It covers such topics as the digitalization of shipping, outstanding projects with customers...
May 26th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Communication, Press and Media | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 26 May 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin 26 May 2017
In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation EU: Expiry of the Insurance Block Exemption Regulation 2. Court cases and arbitration England & Wales: Gard Marine v China National:...
May 26th, 2017 | Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

ClassNK Magazine – 80th Edition

ClassNK Magazine – 80th Edition
The latest issue of the ClassNK Magazine is available for download here or to view online at the following link: ClassNK Magazine 80 This edition includes a selection of articles about projects supported by ClassNK and its partners, such as: An overview of the viable solutions to address the upcoming...
May 25th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Communication | Read More

Thuraya Showcases Aero and WE at CommunicAsia 2017

Thuraya Showcases Aero and WE at CommunicAsia 2017
Thuraya stand at CommunicAsia 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24th May 2017: Thuraya Telecommunications Company is currently showcasing its latest products, solutions, and services at this year’s CommunicAsia exhibition and conference in Singapore. Visitors to booth 1T1-01 between May 23 to 25 can...
May 24th, 2017 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Innovative new Sailors’ Society shop is the future of charity retail

Innovative new Sailors’ Society shop is the future of charity retail
Sailors’ Society staff outside the new Eastleigh shop A new charity shop, opened on May 19 in Eastleigh, UK by international maritime charity Sailors’ Society, has ditched the fusty image traditionally associated with charity shops in favour of a fresh approach. The store has the feel of a quirky...
May 22nd, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, HR | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 19 May 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin 19 May 2017
INSURANCE BULLETIN 19 May 2017 In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Court cases and arbitration New Zealand: Annex Developments Limited v IAG New Zealand Limited and Peter J Taylor...
May 19th, 2017 | Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Reports | Read More

HELMEPA receives the EFKRANTI Award for Best Communication Strategy

HELMEPA receives the EFKRANTI Award for Best Communication Strategy
Flying the flag! Yesterday, 9 May 2017, at the Foundation Chatherine Laskarides in Piraeus, the shipping magazine NAFTIKA CHRONIKA presented the EFKRANTI Awards 2016. In a packed room, at the presence of the Minister of Shipping and Island Policy, the Commandant of the Hellenic Coast Guard, representatives...
May 11th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Communication, Environment | Read More

Chios at the forefront of Greece’s Tourism Success

Chios at the forefront of Greece’s Tourism Success
Dancing on stage… A group of Dutch journalists escorted by Eleni Skarveli, the head of the GNTO (Greek National Tourism Organisation) in the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg,  are now on the Island of the Winds*, that is Chios in other words, one of the most prominent and powerful places...
May 10th, 2017 | Archaeology, Charity, Communication, Cruise Industry, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Marinas, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places, Press and Media, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”

Blue MBA launches Alumni Association – a “fantastically valuable network”
Irene Rosberg A new advance for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA) is underway with the establishment of its Alumni Association. The Association will be a channel for closer links around the globe between the senior executives in the maritime and associated sectors who have graduated,...
May 7th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Clubs, Communication, Events, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places | Read More

Cyber Security in Action

Cyber Security in Action
Andrew Fitzmaurice (left) and Alan McCarthy. Cyber Security in Action – IMIF hears of fight against attacks on businesses A stark warning of a new plague of technology-enabled criminal attacks on companies and individuals was delivered to an audience of maritime executives, financiers and lawyers in...
April 7th, 2017 | Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, Events, IMIF, Insight, Safety and Security | Read More

SingPost appoints CapitaLand to manage the retail mall at the new SingPost Centre

SingPost appoints CapitaLand to manage the retail mall at the new SingPost Centre
Singapore Singapore, 28 March 2017 — Singapore Post Limited (SingPost) signed a Property Management Agreement[1] yesterday with CapitaLand Mall Asia, CapitaLand’s wholly owned shopping mall business, to manage the retail mall at the new SingPost Centre.  Their scope of work will include overseeing...
March 28th, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, Consumers Market | 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

DNV GL Maritime Academy News March/April 2017

DNV GL Maritime Academy News March/April 2017
Dr. Marina Papaioannou Dear Viewers of ALL ABOUT SHIPPING, In this edition you will read about:    WMU and DNV GL Maritime Academy partner on new Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Safety and Security Cyber Security – now! DNV GL & Seagull Maritime launches Cyber Security training IMO clarifies...
March 20th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Herald of Free Enterprise bell returns to Dover 30 years after the disaster claimed 193 lives

Herald of Free Enterprise bell returns to Dover 30 years after the disaster claimed 193 lives
  IN THIS ISSUE: Herald of Free Enterprise bell returns to Dover 30 years on Partnership opportunities Manila Gala Dinner “Sailors’ Society is his only support” Here’s what your donations could provide seafarers and their families Special...
March 16th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, HR | Read More

5th Greek Press Association-UK dinner honoured by distinguished guests

5th Greek Press Association-UK dinner honoured by distinguished guests
Martha Petridis (nee Chrysomallis) president of the GPA -UK introducing hte event Guest speakers highlight Delphi’s past and present significance and suggest a new approach to seeking the Parthenon Sculptures restitution The Greek Press Association-UK (GPA-UK) successfully held its 5th annual dinner...
March 10th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

IUMI launches new information portal

IUMI launches new information portal
Dieter Berg The International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) has successfully launched a new interactive information portal – www.iumi.com – which is not only a fitting shop window for IUMI but also a serious tool for those with an interest in marine insurance. The new portal contains IUMI’s...
March 10th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, Marine Insurance | Read More

Staff Injection at Saxilby Software Specialists

Staff Injection at Saxilby Software Specialists
New starters at Saxilby software experts OrderWise You could say it’s starting to get rather crowded at OrderWise, where 11 more new faces have been recruited. Thankfully, the company’s £1.3 million extension is just about ready, so staff at the Saxilby-based software specialist can breathe easy!...
March 10th, 2017 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers…

Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers…
Royal College of Art students at the awards Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector dangers under Foundation’s Safety Grand Challenges campaign • Projects identified new lifesaving design solutions to safety at sea and on rivers  • Winners of best innovation and best risk reduction...
March 7th, 2017 | Academia, Communication, Education and Training, Exhibitions, HR | Read More

Innovative new media simulator brings maritime exercises to life

Innovative new media simulator brings maritime exercises to life
Dustin Eno Baltic Exchange based global crisis communications company, Navigate Response, has launched a social and mainstream media simulator to improve the realism of shipping industry exercises and enhance companies’ crisis response preparations. The online platform, Triton, replicates media...
March 3rd, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, IT and Communications, News, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur

Reload Greece – See our YEP finalists pitch and hear from one very successful entrepreneur
  OUR RGYEP FINAL IS ONE MONTH AWAY. JOIN OUR FINALISTS AS THEY PITCH THEIR IDEAS TO WIN TOP PRIZES, PLUS HEAR FROM OUR ENTREPRENEURIAL SPEAKER24th March| 18:00 – 22:00 | London Business School The finalists of our Young Entrepreneurs’...
February 24th, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Charity, Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, Consumers Market, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

The BDI@856 amid mega Geopolitical mayhem

The BDI@856 amid mega Geopolitical mayhem
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 50 (indeed you read correct, fifty) points plus and now stands at 856 points, thanks to the as ever volatile Capers; Geopolitics and in general the masses all over Planet Ocean are in a very uneasy situation. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers’...
February 23rd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corruption, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Immigration, Jobs, Maritime History and Museums, Markets, Military, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Sea Worthy News

Sea Worthy News
  SEA WORTHY NEWS February 2017 In this issue: An Alert to the Shipping Industry Student Art Contest – “Connecting Ships, Ports & People” Seafood: To Eat or Not to Eat? Market Your...
February 23rd, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Communication, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Holidays | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 23 Feb. 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin 23 Feb. 2017
  In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation Europe: Update on the Insurance Distribution Directive: Publication of EIOPA’s Technical Advice and draft Implementing Technical...
February 23rd, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Press and Media | Read More

Inmarsat and VT iDirect partner on next generation DVB-S2X technology for Global Xpress

Inmarsat and VT iDirect partner on next generation DVB-S2X technology for Global Xpress
Highest throughput rate recorded over the GX network in first round of over-the-air testing 23 February 2017: Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communication services, has announced a significant advance in the on-going development of its Global Xpress (GX) high-speed, global,...
February 23rd, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón meets Carleen Lyden-Kluss at IMO’s World Maritime Day

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón meets Carleen Lyden-Kluss at IMO’s World Maritime Day
Capt. Antonio M. Padrón with Ms. Carleen Lyden-Kluss Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” for Spain, held a meeting with Ms. Carleen Lyden-Kluss, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” for the United States (USA) during the celebration of World Maritime Day in London (UK) Ms. Carleen...
February 21st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Communication, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training | Read More