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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 MARCH-4 APRIL 2020 Worldwide UPDATED COVID-19 INFORMATION Norway SAFETY MEASURES FOR VESSELS Grand Bahama Anchorage, Bahamas MARINE CREW DEEMED ESSENTIAL Canada INSTRUCTIONS TO PORTS FOR DEALING WITH COVID-19 PANDEMIC India COVID-19 RESPONSE (20...
March 21st, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 MARCH 2020 Worldwide UPDATED CORONAVIRUS MEASURES Turkey REGULATIONS UPDATE IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 Taiwan ENTRY RESTRICTIONS Poland VESSEL REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR ILLNESS OR DEATH United States EMBARKATION/DISEMBARKATION SUSPENDED Panama HEALTH...
March 14th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Clyde & Co – Coronavirus and the impact on the cruise industry

Clyde & Co – Coronavirus and the impact on the cruise industry
Clyde & Co – Coronavirus and the impact on the cruise industry The cruise industry is the fastest growing sector of the travel industry, with an increase in demand of 20.5% in the past five years. Around 26.7 million people took a cruise in 2017, whereas around 28.5 million passengers chose...
March 10th, 2020 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Holidays, Legal, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Hot Port News from GAC   07-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 MARCH 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 March 2020 Saturday, March 7, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 8 Mar – International Women’s Day Tue 10 Mar –...
March 7th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Wonders of Spring

Wonders of Spring
.. Wonders of Spring FLY ME TO THE MOON TRAVEL NEWSLETTER VOLUME 48 Dear Traveler, Καλό μήνα! As we enter the month of March, and spring is just around the corner — we’ve sprung into action preparing new exciting itineraries. In our “Wonders of Spring” issue we’ve complied a wonderful...
March 1st, 2020 | Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Religion, Tourism | Read More

Kallichoron receives the Gold Hellenic Responsible Business Award for its CSR&S Initiative

Kallichoron receives the Gold Hellenic Responsible Business Award for its CSR&S Initiative
Smilling faces, l to r: Maria Mavroudi and Carolina Alkalai Founders of Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel holding the award Kallichoron receives the Gold Hellenic Responsible Business Award for its Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Initiative “Kallichoron Room2Give” at Pireos 138 Benaki...
February 25th, 2020 | Awards, Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, Executive Travel, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 FEBRUARY-7 MARCH 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 February-7 March 2020 Saturday, February 22, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 23 Feb – Day of Defender of the Fatherland (Russia) Sun...
February 22nd, 2020 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 08-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-22 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide CHANNEL CLOSURE Corpus Christi, United States World Holidays: 9-22 February 2020 Saturday, February 8, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tue 11 Feb – Japan...
February 8th, 2020 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 01-Feb-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 2-15 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 2-15 February 2020 Saturday, February 1, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tue 4 Feb – Sri Lanka National Day Tue 11 Feb – Japan National...
February 1st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Jan-2020 RISE IN RAIL TRAFFIC BOOSTS CONTAINER VOLUMES Gothenburg, Sweden NEW YEAR HOLIDAY EXTENDED China AUTHORITIES IMPLEMENT CORONAVIRUS MEASURES Turkey Rise in rail traffic boosts container volumes Tuesday, January 28, 2020, Gothenburg, Sweden Newly published Port of Gothenburg...
January 28th, 2020 | Holidays, Land Trasnport, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics

Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics
Achilleas Papadionysiou (l) with John Faraclas (r) Another live interview with John Faraclas on Greek and international shipping and geopolitics Following John Faraclas’s June 18th 2018 interview by SBC TV, we continue with yet another live interview he gave on Greek and international shipping, geopolitics,...
January 26th, 2020 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Archaeology, Art and auctions, Awards, Banking, Books, Charity, Climate, Communication, Cruise Industry, EEZ, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Food and Drink, Health and Safety, Holidays, Immigration, Interviews, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Safety and Security, Shipfinance, Technology, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Year of the Rat Hot Port News from  GAC 25-Jan-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 JANUARY-8 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 January-8 February 2020 Saturday, January 25, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: : Thu 23 Jan-Wed 29 Jan – Chinese...
January 25th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s?

Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s?
Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s? How to Thrive in the 2020s Latest Thinking on Consumer Products, Retail, Fashion & Travel Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s? Across industries, it is increasingly lucrative—and increasingly necessary—for companies to beat the average....
January 25th, 2020 | Accessories, Consumers Market, Executive Travel, Fashion, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Tourism | Read More

Global Marine Travel, invests in Argo Travel Group, enhancing travel services for Greek and International markets

Global Marine Travel, invests in Argo Travel Group, enhancing travel services for Greek and International markets
Global Marine Travel, invests in Argo Travel Group, enhancing travel services for Greek and International markets  London, 20 January 2020: Global Marine Travel (GMT), announced today that it has partnered with Argo Travel Group to enhance its travel offering, particularly in terms of service delivery...
January 20th, 2020 | Cruise Industry, Holidays, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Jan-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 JANUARY-1 FEBRUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 January-1 February 2020 Saturday, January 18, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu 23 Jan-Wed 29 Jan – Chinese New Year Sun 26 Jan...
January 18th, 2020 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Jan-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 JANUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 January 2020 Saturday, January 11, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu 23 Jan-Wed 29 Jan – Chinese New Year For information about operations...
January 11th, 2020 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Fine Jewelry Shopping in Athens

Fine Jewelry Shopping in Athens
A brief visit to the National Archaeological Museum of Athens, where famous 19th c. amateur archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann’s solid gold artful finds from Mycenae (16th c. BC) are on display, will be indicative of the Greek heritage in jewelry making. Goldsmiths with simple tools created elaborate...
January 7th, 2020 | Archaeology, Holidays, Insight, Jewelry, News, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

Finest Dining on a Winter Trip to Athens

Finest Dining on a Winter Trip to Athens
Winter vacation in Athens, the vibrant and versatile capital of Greece sounds like an unconventional choice, as Greece is often associated with summer fun in the islands. Having said that, over the last years gradually an increasing number of visitors is noticeable downtown during winter months. Temperatures...
January 5th, 2020 | Archaeology, Food and Drink, Holidays, Insight, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-Jan-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 JANUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 January 2020 Saturday, January 4, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Jan (Mon) – Epiphany Tue 7 Jan – Russian Orthodox Christmas Thu...
January 4th, 2020 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Happy New Year; mind the gap …err mind the 2020 et al…

Happy New Year; mind the gap …err mind the 2020 et al…
This is what 2020 will be like… Happy New Year; mind the gap …err mind the 2020* et al… Geopolitical challenges particularly face Shipping where many issues are at stake… In a world of political and economic uncertainty anything can happen and we urge all stakeholders in the shipping industry...
January 1st, 2020 | Environment, Holidays, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government | Read More

The Twelve Days of SHIPPINGInsight

The Twelve Days of SHIPPINGInsight
Carleen-Lyden-Walker The Twelve Days of SHIPPINGInsight OPTIMIZED FORMAT  –  INNOVATIVE IDEAS  –  PROFITABLE OPPORTUNITIES The 12 Days of SHIPPINGInsight As we approach the end of one decade, and the beginning of the next, here are my “12 Days of SHIPPINGInsight” wishes as our “Vision...
December 31st, 2019 | At the end of the day..., Holidays | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Dec-2019 MERCHANT SHIPPING (SAFETY CONVENTION) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS 2019 Singapore SANITARY COSTS Turkey EXHAUST GAS CLEANING SYSTEM (EGCS) Bahrain USE OF LOW SULPHUR FUEL OIL & INSTALLATION OF SCRUBBERS IN SUEZ CANAL Suez Canal, Egypt Merchant Shipping (Safety Convention)...
December 31st, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Dec-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 DECEMBER 2019-11 JANUARY 2020 Worldwide VESSEL TRAFFIC REMAINS SUSPENDED Sabine Pass, USA UNAVAILABILITY OF SHALLOW BERTHS Mumbai, India SHIPS URGED TO BE ON HIGH ALERT AFTER RECENT SPATE OF PIRACY INCIDENTS Singapore VESSEL TRAFFIC UPDATE Lake Charles,...
December 28th, 2019 | Holidays, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Dec-2019 NEW YEAR HOLIDAYS Russia CONSTRUCTION OF TANK TERMINAL QUAY WALLS COMPLETE Rotterdam, Netherlands IMO 2020 SULPHUR LIMIT GUIDELINES Dubai, United Arab Emirates TROPICAL STORM 30W (PHANFONE) Philippines RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW, OFF TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore New...
December 23rd, 2019 | Construction, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Emissions, Environment, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Stella Maris supporting seafarers facing unseen crisis at Christmas

Stella Maris supporting seafarers facing unseen crisis at Christmas
Stella Maris port chaplain with a seafarer Stella Maris supporting seafarers facing unseen crisis at Christmas While most businesses and companies have started winding down operations in preparation for the Christmas holidays, global maritime charity Stella Maris (Apostleship of the Sea) will be busy...
December 23rd, 2019 | Charity, Corruption, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Religion | Read More