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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

Rethink the Ocean Factory Trawler.

Rethink the Ocean Factory Trawler.
.. An entirely new design for the ocean factory trawler segment has been released by KNUD E. HANSENs Faroe Islands design team. From stem to stern this design redefines the classic trawler layout which has remained more or less unchanged for decades. The designers state: “The aim of this design is...
May 17th, 2018 | Food and Drink, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

RMT welcomes long overdue breakthrough in maritime caterer apprenticeships

RMT welcomes long overdue breakthrough in maritime caterer apprenticeships
Mick Cash Shipping union RMT today welcomed what it described as a long overdue but important breakthrough in qualifications to train the next generation of maritime‎ catering staff.   The union response follows an announcement by the Maritime Trailblazer Working Group,  which was set up to agree...
May 11th, 2018 | Education and Training, Food and Drink, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Rail | Read More

Boogie at Port Solent this May Bank Holiday Weekend

Boogie at Port Solent this May Bank Holiday Weekend
.. This May Bank Holiday Weekend, grab your dancing shoes and head down to Port Solent for its free Bank Holiday Weekend music event! On Monday 28th May from 12.30pm, guests can enjoy live music from popular local bands, The Bootlegs, Thee Sultan Sheiks and Cadency. Portsmouth-based cover band, The...
May 10th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Music, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award

Fracino founder – ‘oracle of expresso’ – in final line up for lifetime achievement award
Fracino founder in final line up of lifetime achievement award Fracino founder in final line up for lifetime achievement award  Frank Maxwell, founder of exporter Fracino – who has been instrumental in powering the Birmingham espresso coffee machine manufacturer to a global brand – is up...
May 2nd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

Breaking the Mould: an insight into the work of a cargo expert and international mouldy food claims

Breaking the Mould: an insight into the work of a cargo expert and international mouldy food claims
Breaking the Mould: an insight into the work of a cargo expert and international mouldy food claims Join WISTA for our next free networking event where you can find out more about cargo damage and meet like-minded shipping professionals over a glass of wine! Talks start at 7pm. Light refreshments will...
April 27th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Seafarers To Benefit From Innovative Catering Training Software

Seafarers To Benefit From Innovative Catering Training Software
LMS page Seafarers To Benefit From Innovative Catering Training Software – Launched by MCTC As part of its dedication to providing catering crews with the best possible standard of training and management, Marine Catering Training Consultancy (MCTC) is delighted to announce the launch of its...
April 25th, 2018 | Food and Drink, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

AKSS’ Class of 1970 meets at FOUGARO

AKSS’ Class of 1970 meets at FOUGARO
Upon arrival at FOUGARO – group one …and hits another annual great post-Easter gathering at the unique FOUGARO, just off the entrance of the City of Nafplion, Greece’s first capital after the liberation from the Ottoman yoke, in the Peloponnese! John Faraclas, one of the  graduates was there...
April 22nd, 2018 | Clubs, Food and Drink, Holidays | Read More

“Astypalea in Passion” 28/04-01/05/2018

“Astypalea in Passion” 28/04-01/05/2018
Stunning views from Kallichoron “Astypalea in Passion” 28/04-01/05/2018 Astypalea can be inspiring any season of the year! Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel is proud to sponsor the event “Astypalea in Passion” and actively contribute to its successful running with AELIA-Epinisia Eos. Being a socially...
April 18th, 2018 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

The BDI@979: uncertainty and unsustainability… War is on!

The BDI@979: uncertainty and unsustainability… War is on!
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained five points earlier on today – thanks once again to the Capers and a bit to the Panamaxes, and now stands at 979 points. Geopolitics and the Global Economy in total mess. John Faraclas’ brief Market recap: The Capers’ BCI clinched ten points –...
April 11th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Immigration, Insight, Marinas, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Sailing, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, Yachting | Read More

Albania to boost sustainable practices in the seafood sector in collaboration with Friend of the Sea

Albania to boost sustainable practices in the seafood sector in collaboration with Friend of the Sea
Port of Durrës Albania is on track to become one of the most virtuous countries in Europe for sustainable seafood. In order to promote environmental sustainability in the fishing industry, the Albanian government has decided by decree to cover 50% of the cost seafood companies have to bear to undergo Friend...
March 26th, 2018 | Food and Drink | Read More

WISTA-Hellas Annual Dinner Dance 2018 – another successful event

WISTA-Hellas Annual Dinner Dance  2018 – another successful event
One of the best ever shots from a WISTA-Hellas events On Friday, 16 March 2018, more than 250 WISTA Hellas members and friends gathered at the Intercontinental Hotel for our Association’s annual Gala Dinner. The Minister of Maritime Affairs and Insular Policy Mr. Panagiotis Kouroublis was represented...
March 23rd, 2018 | Charity, Clubs, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

DNV GL launches My Story™ – the blockchain based solution to tell the product’s full story

DNV GL launches My Story™ – the blockchain based solution to tell the product’s full story
Luca Crisciotti Italian wine makers are the first to implement My Story™, a solution that will give consumers an easy glance into the contents of each wine bottle. Companies can now increase the transparency in their supply chain and demonstrate what lies behind the unique characteristics of their...
March 8th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Food and Drink, News | Read More

MCTC appoints catering manager to head up new catering management services

MCTC appoints catering manager to head up  new catering management services
Stephen Storey Leading catering training provider MCTC has appointed Stephen Storey to head up its new Catering Management services working with vessels in the procurement of catering provisions. MCTC, based in Limassol, Cyprus, trains catering crews from all over the world in all types of cuisine, through...
February 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

IMarEST’s Scottish Branch 64th Annual dinner

IMarEST’s Scottish Branch 64th Annual dinner
A full view during the chairman’s speech Glasgow, 17 February  2018  – The Scottish Branch of IMarEST hosted its 64th Annual Dinner with commendable success; Anna Kaparaki and Eleni Bouri report: Around 250 members and guests attended the 64th Annual Dinner of the Scottish Branch of the...
February 17th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Charity, Communication, Events, Food and Drink, IMarEST, People and Places | Read More

Coffee machine manufacturer’s sales chief appointed to Made in Britain board

Coffee machine manufacturer’s sales chief appointed to Made in Britain board
Peter Atmore Fracino’s head of global sales and marketing, Peter Atmore, has been appointed to the board of Made in Britain. Peter will contribute to the strategic decision of Made in Britain which promotes the British manufacturing sector in the UK and around the world. With sector expertise spanning...
February 13th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

Largest direct food contact packaging factory in the GCC opens in KIZAD

Largest direct food contact packaging factory in the GCC opens in KIZAD
Official Inauguration of Gulf Printing and Packaging at KIZAD Largest Direct Food Contact Packaging factory in the GCC opens in Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD) Gulf Printing & Packaging is the first Food & Beverage packaging facility to start operations in KIZAD Abu Dhabi, United...
February 3rd, 2018 | Food and Drink, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@1,095: nothing matters much and very little mattes at all…

The BDI@1,095: nothing matters much and very little mattes at all…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 19 points earlier on today and with a triple-digit fall of 124 points since last week (1,219) , brings-in the Aristotelian maxim as the title of today’s weekly report; try to interpret this and see what you get, not just for the shipping markets but for...
February 2nd, 2018 | Academia, Anniversaries, Chartering, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Markets, Military, News, People and Places, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue
Dr and Mrs Mehrotra welcomed old friends. Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue Dr Ravi Kumar Mehrotra, CBE, irrepressible executive chairman of Foresight Ltd, and fellow director Mrs Mehrotra, extended a warm welcome to some 450 guests invited to the company’s annual BBQ, a highlight...
January 21st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Growth sparks 17 more jobs for 70-strong exporter Fracino

Growth sparks 17 more jobs for 70-strong exporter Fracino
Fuelling the growth pipeline: front row, centre, Fracino MD, Adrian Maxwell with new team members. The latest raft of appointments for Birmingham coffee machine manufacturer Fracino  – which  exports to over 70 countries worldwide – brings the multi-award winning team to 70-strong. The...
January 16th, 2018 | Consumers Market, Food and Drink, Jobs, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Marine companies honoured at British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner

Marine companies honoured at British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner
l to r: British Marine Trades Association ‘Chairman’s Special Award’ – Paul Martin, Chairman, British Marine Trades Association; Neil Chapman, Founder, Boatshed The 2018 British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner last night (Wednesday 10 January) crowned a highly successful first day...
January 11th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink | Read More

An Epiphany to remember

An Epiphany to remember
The Holy Cross is being lowered… The place, the people, the procedure are the most important factors that greatly contribute in these events, be it religious, social or business. Over the years we have attended dozens of the very Sacred Epiphany feast day and in particular up in Piraeus’ “Holy...
January 7th, 2018 | Clubs, Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Religion, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Planning can make your Australian wine supply smoother

11 December 2017 – UK retailers looking to secure more supplies of Australian wines will be boosted by the news that volumes are on the increase and the UK remains the biggest market for Australian wine. With increasing interest from China and the USA in this market, UK retailers may need to think...
December 11th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Food and Drink | Read More

Colombia shares a tasteful art form – painting with coffee

Colombia shares a tasteful art form – painting with coffee
Adriana and her coffee art. Colombia shares a tasteful art form – painting with coffee  By Graciete Amaro and James Brewer A caffeine boost is being administered by Colombia to the world of fine art. The coffee-cultivating republic is proud of its output of high-quality beans, and at its national...
November 18th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Paintings and Sculpture, Tourism | Read More

The BDI@1,361: further, but milder fall

The BDI@1,361: further, but milder fall
John Faraclas The BDI fell another 13 points earlier on today, a bit of  a milder fall as the losses for both Capers and Panamaxes as well as for the Supras have been halved. Geopolitics still an issue, greatly affecting the trade and, coupled with a real credit crunch, might lead to disasters. John...
November 16th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, LNG, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Paintings and Sculpture, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More