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V.Group honours talent at Employee Excellence Awards 2015

V.Group honours talent at Employee Excellence Awards 2015
Employee Excellence Awards 2015 – Finalists V.Group, the leading global maritime services provider, has celebrated the success of its employees during the 2015 annual management conference held in London. In the company of their family and friends, nine finalists from across the Group joined the...
September 21st, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

AAL Canada Launched in Vancouver

AAL Canada Launched in Vancouver
AAL Shanghai Transporting Seaspan Crane to Canada New AAL office in Canada strengthens foothold in North America  AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, today announced the opening of a new office in Vancouver, Canada.  This continues the company’s global expansion...
September 21st, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 21, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 21, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Trailing losses in Wall Street on Friday, most Asian stock markets closed in the red today amid mounting worries over global growth prospects...
September 21st, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Britain’s festival of boating draws to a close

Britain’s festival of boating draws to a close
Britain’s festival of boating draws to a close after welcoming everyone from sailing legends to pop stars As the 2015 Southampton Boat Show drew to a close yesterday (Sunday 20 September), over 110, 000 people had enjoyed a taste of Britain’s biggest boating festival. The Show saw 23 boats make their...
September 21st, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Classification Societies, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, Jobs, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Sailing, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Sports, Stores and Provisions, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Energy developments in the Eastern Med Keep on

Energy developments in the Eastern Med Keep on
Dr. Loukas G. Glyptis If one told you 10 years ago that Cyprus would position attractively as a promising new player in the energy market, you would probably think they are speaking nonsense. However, the identification of natural gas reserves in Cyprus’s declared EEZ, has converted this island-Republic...
September 18th, 2015 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, EEZ, Energy, Environment, News | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 18, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 18, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In its two-day policy meeting which concluded late yesterday, the FOMC decided to leave the target range for the federal funds rate unchanged...
September 18th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 17, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 17, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed in the black overnight, with the S&P 500 rising 0.9% to a one-month high of 1, 995.31 points. In FX markets, the...
September 17th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Cabin crew member protesting at London air show

Cabin crew member protesting at London air show
Photo: Cabin crew member protesting at London air show A masked and gagged cabin crew member protested outside a London air show today where a Qatar Airways executive was speaking. The airline’s staff are denied a union voice to defend themselves and are subject to punishment for going public. You...
September 16th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Executive Travel, ITF, Jobs, Labour Disputes | Read More

The Mediterranean Migrant Mess

The Mediterranean Migrant Mess
Captain John B. Dalby Captain John Dalby (Captain), AFNI, CEO, Marine Risk Management Ltd and Globalert Airborne Reconnaissance and Surveillance report on  The Mediterranean Migrant Mess (with no apologies for the absence of tear-jerking images)… I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again....
September 16th, 2015 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Charity, Civil Unrest, Claims, Communication, Company Profiles, Corruption, Defense, Groundings, Health and Safety, Immigration, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Fraud, P and I Clubs, Pollution, Religion, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Seizures | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 16, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 16, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed higher overnight, as positive US retail sales data overshadowed a weak US industrial production report. Against this...
September 16th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 15, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 15, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the Bank of Japan (BoJ) stayed put on interest rates at its two-day policy meeting which concluded earlier...
September 15th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

High-level appointment supports cultural training specialist’s growth

High-level appointment supports cultural training specialist’s growth
New horizons: Manuela Wagner Farnham Castle Intercultural Training has made a key appointment to its senior management team in response to growing client demand. Manuela Wagner joins as a programme manager, and brings with her eight years’ experience in sales support, chiefly in the online recruitment...
September 14th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Education and Training, HR, Jobs, Person Profiles | Read More

Wärtsilä appoints Roger Holm to lead the Marine Solutions business

Wärtsilä appoints Roger Holm to lead the Marine Solutions business
Roger Holm Wärtsilä Corporation, Stock exchange release 14 September 2015 at 12.00 noon EET – Mr Roger Holm (43) M.Sc. (Econ.), has been appointed President of Marine Solutions, Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Management of Wärtsilä Corporation, effective 1 November 2015....
September 14th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 14, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, September 14, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street closed modestly higher on Friday as better-than-expected US producer prices upstaged the weaker US consumer sentiment index....
September 14th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ATHEX successfully celebrates its 10th London Roadshow

ATHEX successfully celebrates its 10th London Roadshow
David Powell, Alberto Gallo, Dr. Platon Monokroussos and Ilias Lekkos With the support of Bloomberg, which was also the venue sponsor, the 10th Athens Stock Exchange’s London Road Show two-day event giving a platform to Greek companies ended earlier today. On all counts, it was a great success given...
September 11th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Banking, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Energy, Events, Finance, HR, LNG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 11, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, September 11, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street posted modest gains overnight, as the positive jobless claims release overshadowed the weak wholesale inventories. Elsewhere,...
September 11th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

NAMEPA’s Awards

NAMEPA’s Awards
Marc Gagnon, Director of Government Affairs and Regulatory Compliance, FEDNAV Fednav and MARAD to receive NAMEPA 2015 Marine Environment Protection Awards Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Tavlon, Maritime Solutions, Jefferies, Alaska Maritime Prevention and Response Network, Chris Koch, Dave Barry and...
September 10th, 2015 | Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Person Profiles | Read More

Viking launches helpline for new coastal safety rules

Viking launches helpline for new coastal safety rules
VIKING’s VP Americas, Al Osle With just a few months to go, VIKING has all hands on deck to ensure coastal vessel operators don’t risk their ability to sail under the US Coast Guard’s upgraded coastal vessel safety regulations. Esbjerg, Denmark, 8 September 2015 – Marine safety equipment manufacturer...
September 10th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Health and Safety, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 10, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, September 10, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian bourses closed in the red on Thursday, as macroeconomic data in China and Japan came in on the weak side, dulling demand for riskier...
September 10th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

NGO Shipbreaking Platform News – Platform welcomes new Turkish partner organisation

NGO Shipbreaking Platform News – Platform welcomes new Turkish partner organisation
Patrizia Heidegger Brussels, 10 September 2015 – The NGO Shipbreaking Platform, a coalition of environmental, human rights and labour rights organisations, welcomes its new partner organisation from Turkey, Istanbul Health and Safety Labor Watch (IHSLW) – İstanbul İşçi Sağlığı ve İş...
September 10th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security, Ship Demolitions | Read More

IMCA names new Chief Executive

IMCA names new Chief Executive
Allen Leatt The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has appointed Allen Leatt as Chief Executive. He will be joining on 1 October 2015 from Subsea 7 where he has been Senior VP for Engineering and Project Management. Looking forward to joining IMCA with its thousand-plus member companies...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Environment, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Greek HICP/CIP – August 2015

Greek HICP/CIP – August 2015
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (9 September 2015) Greek HICP and CPI August 2015 data show that deflationary pressure due to weak demand and the sales period were counterbalanced by VAT hikes. Viewers can log on herebelow and read the full report: GLOBAL FOCUS NOTE_HICP-CPI_August...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Finance, HR, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 9, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, September 9, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian bourses rallied on Wednesday following a late recovery in the Chinese equity markets while the majority of European equity markets...
September 9th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

LLOYD’S LIST party celebrates global expansion in style

LLOYD’S LIST party celebrates global expansion in style
Industry congregation head to St Paul’s Cathedral for the party of London International Shipping Week 2015  LLOYD’S List was joined by 300 of the shipping industry’s leading figures Monday night at St Paul’s Cathedral in London to celebrate its recently announced global expansion and the launch...
September 8th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Press and Media | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 8, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, September 8, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian bourses moved higher today but gains were limited amid heightened market concerns about a more severe than previously...
September 8th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More