Archive for the ‘Communication’ Category

KVH Videotel Announce Plans to Provide Virtual Reality Training by OMS-VR to Maritime Industry

KVH Videotel Announce Plans to Provide Virtual Reality Training by OMS-VR to Maritime Industry
Virtual reality offerings bring next-generation learning to seafarers Recognizing the appeal of virtual reality (VR) for engaging seafarers who need training as they enter and advance through the maritime industry,KVH  Videotel and OMS-VR today announced a letter of intent to enter into an exclusive...
November 5th, 2018 | Communication | Read More

The Bulletin: In good faith

The Bulletin: In good faith
November 2018 Vol.9 Ed.10 Islamic finance scales up Thanks to the concentration of wealth in oil-rich economies and the development of harmonised regulatory standards, the Islamic finance market is more popular than ever. Islamic finance originally focused on the retail market, but now attracts mainstream...
November 1st, 2018 | Associations, Banking, Communication, Finance, Reports | Read More

HRAS News: UK Anti Slavery Day – 18 October 2018

HRAS News: UK Anti Slavery Day – 18 October 2018
UK Anti Slavery Day – 18 October 2018 Thursday 18th of October is Anti-Slavery Day in the UK. While many may think slavery is a thing of the past, modern slavery is estimated to be a £115 billion industry. Human trafficking is an intertwined issue with modern slavery, with the ILO estimating 21 million...
October 19th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, Corruption, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

VISION for Enabling Maritime Commerce, DFDS’s success shows apprenticeships can help in recruiting ratings

VISION for Enabling Maritime Commerce, DFDS’s success shows apprenticeships can help in recruiting ratings
Latest News News from Copenhagen Shipping Summit The new event Copenhagen Shipping Summit, taking place 10-11. April 2019 reports massive interest from both conference organisers and exhibitors. Fulfilling Africa’s Maritime Trade Potential Africa currently has minimal integration in world...
October 15th, 2018 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Press and Media | Read More

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón at the celebration events of the 170 years of the FRED OLSEN shipping company in Cádiz

Capt. Antonio M. Padrón  at the celebration events of the 170 years of the FRED OLSEN shipping company in Cádiz
l to r: Capt. Jens Gulowsen (Braemar), Capt. Mikael Degerlund (Boudicca), Capt. Henrik Mattsson (Black Watch), Capt. Juha Sartela (Boudicca), Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, Mr. Fred Olsen Jr, President of FRED OLSEN CRUISE LINES, Capt. Jozo Glavic (Braemar), Capt. Valentin Giuglea (Black Watch), Capt. Rommel...
October 11th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

OCIMF releases best practices for conducting navigational assessments

OCIMF releases best practices for conducting navigational assessments
10 October 2018 – London OCIMF has today released a new information paper on best practices for conducting navigational assessments, called A Guide to Best Practice for Navigational Assessments and Audits. Navigational assessments and audits help vessel owners, operators and Masters to identify areas...
October 10th, 2018 | Books, Communication, Health and Safety, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

The Ameican Club and Seamen’s Church Institute jointly publish Mental Wellbeing guide for Seafarers

The Ameican Club and Seamen’s Church Institute jointly publish Mental Wellbeing guide for Seafarers
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club Publication released on World Mental Health Day to promote the recognition of mental wellbeing as a key component of the health of seafarers, who live and work in conditions which sometimes generate not only...
October 9th, 2018 | Books, Charity, Communication, Health and Safety, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Medical, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

FOUGARO News etc., 2-15 October 2018

FOUGARO News etc., 2-15 October 2018
bi-monthly newsletter 2 October to 15 October  2018   ART EXHIBITION TSEKLENIS THE FASHION YEARS  Opening Sunday 7 October | 11am-8pm the exhibition will last until 25 November THE GALLERY A...
October 2nd, 2018 | Art and auctions, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Fashion | Read More

TT Talk – Theft & Fraud

TT Talk – Theft & Fraud
2 OCTOBER 2018 TT Talk – Theft & Fraud This edition focuses on fraud and related risks. The fraudster have long existed in the supply chain industry; whether to move illegitimate cargo, facilitate the theft of cargo or for direct gain, the global nature of the industry provides many opportunities....
October 2nd, 2018 | Communication, P and I Clubs | Read More

The Blue MBA appoints Gunnar Georgs as an Ambassador to enhance links with German market

The Blue MBA appoints Gunnar Georgs as an Ambassador to enhance links with German market
Gunnar Georgs Gunnar Georgs, a maritime industry personality with impressive experience in Europe and Asia, is to be an Ambassador for the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA) with special responsibility for the German market. He will enhance the links of the world-renowned Copenhagen...
September 24th, 2018 | Academia, Communication, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Proposals for new Brexit statecraft, Launch of Absa Africa Financial Markets Index

Proposals for new Brexit statecraft, Launch of Absa Africa Financial Markets Index
Commentary: Proposals for new Brexit statecraft By Joergen Oerstroem Moeller in Singapore After the failure of the EU Salzburg summit to agree Theresa May’s plan for withdrawal, the chances that Britain will leave without a deal have risen significantly. What is needed is a different statecraft...
September 24th, 2018 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Reports | Read More

Layers of London

Layers of London
Discover fascinating collections of material related to London’s history and see these records on a map of London. Explore Layers of London – a new digital platform enabling you to peel back the layers of London’s history to discover its people and places, and to share your own stories. Did...
September 21st, 2018 | Archaeology, Clubs, Communication, Food and Drink, Holidays, HR, Immigration, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places | Read More

Russia unveils a number of unmanned shipping test projects and implementation of proper regulation

Russia unveils a number of unmanned shipping test projects and implementation of proper regulation
From MARINET’s conference The Marinet Conference on the most promising maritime high technologies held at SMM 2018, Hamburg on 5 September 2018 gathered representatives of international companies and scientific centres.  The Conference programme included panel discussions on digital navigation...
September 6th, 2018 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Full speed ahead for Triton 5 project

Full speed ahead for Triton 5 project
Horacio Vasquez The latest episode of the Project Triton book and cartoon series will be launched in October 2018 in Buenos Aires, Madrid, Athens and the Norwegian city of Tromsø. It will be the fifth edition of Project Triton, an initiative with the aim of awakening in children their interest in the...
September 4th, 2018 | Books, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, News, Photography | Read More

World Rowing eNewsletter – August 2018

World Rowing eNewsletter – August 2018
.. Fast, furious and very new; Commonwealth Beach Sprints Eight nations competed at the first-ever Commonwealth Beach Sprints held from 18-19 August in Sandbanks Beach, Poole, United Kingdom.  This was a first for rowing in the Commonwealth Games and it was the first Commonwealth gold medal for Vanuatu...
September 3rd, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Rowing, Sports | Read More

The Bulletin: Africa connected

The Bulletin: Africa connected
September 2018 Vol.9 Ed.8 Africa connected At a time when advanced economies across the globe are struggling with weak demographics, declining long-term growth rates and a rising debt burden, Africa stands out as a continent of opportunity. But it also remains fragile to outside risks and domestic structural...
September 1st, 2018 | Communication, Reports | Read More

SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 officially launched

SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 officially launched
SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 vessels On 28 August 2018, the SCF Far East Tall Ships Regatta 2018 was officially launched. This marks the first time that Russia’s Far East will host an international tall ship race. The principal competition begins on 1 September with the race from Yeosu (South...
August 30th, 2018 | Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, Sailing, Shipmanagement, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Blue MBA: An outperforming MBA

Blue MBA: An outperforming MBA
A view from Frederiksberg Have of the CBS and in particular that of the building where the Blue MBA tutoring takes place. The outstanding performance of some shipping entities today – given the worst so far shipping environment and geopolitical scene we live in, does not only rest with the individual’s...
August 28th, 2018 | Academia, Communication, Education and Training, Film Industry, HR, Insight, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

HRAS & University of Bristol publish ‘Flag States and Human Rights’ report

HRAS & University of Bristol publish ‘Flag States and Human Rights’ report
 HRAS & University of Bristol Publish ‘Flag States and Human Rights’ Report Tuesday 24 July 2018 London. UK. Human Rights at Sea in partnership with University of Bristol Human Rights Clinic and Human Rights Implementation Centre have published the first report on ‘Flag States and Human Rights’....
July 27th, 2018 | Associations, Charity, Communication, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Reports | Read More

COA launches re-designed website

COA launches re-designed website
The Container Owners Association has launched its new, re-designed, website – Members and other interested organisations are invited to visit it. See: www.containerownersassociation.org The aim of the new design is to provide easy access to the various activities that are being undertaken by the...
July 13th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Containers, IT and Communications | Read More

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018

News from The Nautical Institute July 2018
News from The Nautical Institute includes: The New issue of The Navigator (No.18) Meeting the new president Members Webminar on MASS and a few more than interesting reports and news; log on and tell us your views: NEW! Issue 18 of The Navigator Vessel...
July 12th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Events at FOUGARO…Music, Concerts, Exhibitions et al !

Events at FOUGARO…Music, Concerts, Exhibitions et al !
bi-monthly newsletter 10 July to 23 July2018 A month of Music at FOUGARO! LIVE CONCERTS!Friday 13 July                      Dimitris Basis Saturday 14 July                  Konstantina Palla Wednesday 18 July              Xdarawish Thursday 19 July  ...
July 10th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Books, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Education and Training, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Film Industry, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography, Press and Media, Theatre, Comedy, Drama, Dance | Read More

ISWAN tackles stress and fatigue in new guidance for seafarers

ISWAN tackles stress and fatigue in new guidance for seafarers
The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) has launched a third Good Mental Health Guide for Seafarers entitled Managing Stress and Sleeping Well at Sea.  Seafarers face unique challenges shared by few other professions – long periods away from home, living and...
July 9th, 2018 | Books, Communication, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Pope hails work of seafarers on Sea Sunday

Pope hails work of seafarers on Sea Sunday
Pope Francis has prayed for seafarers and fishermen and their families as churches across the world celebrated Sea Sundayon July 8. “I pray for them and their families as well as for the chaplains and volunteers of the Apostleship of the Sea,” the Pontiff said at the Sunday Angelus in St Peter’s...
July 8th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Religion | Read More

A special event: The launch of Wealth Forum Advisors

A special event: The launch of Wealth Forum Advisors
Richard Moir An Exclusive Invitation to attend the launch of Wealth Forum Advisors on Thursday 19th July 2018 from 6.30pm to  8.30pm at the Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, Belgravia, London, SW1X An evening with  internationally acclaimed speakers: Patrick Jephson: an illustrated presentation “Lessons...
July 6th, 2018 | Communication, Consulting, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More