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The BDI@1,068, messy geopolitics and WISTA-Med making the big splash!

The BDI@1,068, messy geopolitics and WISTA-Med making the big splash!
. The BDI@1,068, messy geopolitics and WISTA-Med making the big splash! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained nine points earlier on today keeping the upwards momentum “alive”. John Faraclas’ brief market recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 21 points at 1,558… The Panamaxes’ BPI was up 119 and now reads...
May 23rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Holidays, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-May-2019 EID UL FITR HOLIDAYS Saudi Arabia GOVERNMENT & OTHER OFFICES TO CLOSE 1-9 JUNE Indonesia PORT LAUNCHES ONLINE ROUTE PLANNER Sohar, Oman TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION WORKS Dardanelles, Turkey NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC SUSPENSION Dardanelles, Turkey Eid Ul...
May 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 MAY-1 JUNE 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 May-1 June 2019 Saturday, May 18, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 May (Sun) – Waisak/Vesak Day 20 May (Mon) – Substitution for Wisakha...
May 18th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-May-2019 PLANNED TRAFFIC SUSPENSIONS FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION Canakkale Strait, Turkey RECEPTION FACILITIES FOR RESIDUES DISPOSAL ARISING FROM EXHAUST GAS CLEANING SYSTEMS (SCRUBBERS) Singapore GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS TO CLOSE FOR EID UL FITRI Indonesia Planned traffic suspensions...
May 17th, 2019 | Canals, Emissions, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 May 2019 Saturday, May 11, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 13 May (Mon) – Day following the birthday of Buddha (Hong Kong) 17 May (Fri) –...
May 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-May-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 May 2019 Saturday, May 4, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 7 May (Tue) – Kazakhstan Defender of the Fatherland Day 9 May (Wed) – Kazakhstan...
May 4th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-May-2019 RAMADAN WORKING HOURS 2019 United Arab Emirates Ramadan Working Hours 2019 Thursday, May 2, 2019, United Arab Emirates During the holy month of Ramadan, the working hours for DP World UAE Region and its subsidiaries are as below: COMMERCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE DEPARTMENTS 08:00...
May 2nd, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 28 APRIL-11 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 28 April-11 May 2019 Saturday, April 27, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Apr (Sun) – Orthodox Easter Day 29 Apr (Mon) – Orthodox Easter...
April 27th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Apr-2019 TIN HAU FESTIVAL AT TAI MIU WAN (JOSS HOUSE BAY) Hong Kong SEA SURVEY OFF RAFFLES RESERVED ANCHORAGE Singapore MOUNT AGUNG ERUPTS Bali, Indonesia PORT OPERATIONS UNAFFECTED BY BOMB ATTACKS Sri Lanka Tin Hau Festival at Tai Miu Wan (Joss House Bay) Monday, April 22,...
April 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

An Easter Day and note to remember

An Easter Day and note to remember
Happy Easter An Easter Day and note to remember Happy Easter, He Has Risen! Part of the Christian World Celebrates Easter today – particularly the Western so to speak Christians. On a unique sunny day with temperatures soaring to 21C,  instead of our classic Easter Sunday visit in Hampstead Heath, we*...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Environment, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Politics and Government, Pollution, Religion, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 20-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 APRIL-4 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 April-4 May 2019 Saturday, April 20, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Apr (Sun) – Easter Day 22 Apr (Mon) – Easter Monday 25 Apr (Thu)...
April 20th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
13-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 April 2019 Saturday, April 13, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 14 Apr (Sun) – Sinhala & Tamil New Year’s Day (Sri Lanka) 15 Apr (Mon)-16 Apr (Tue) – Songkran...
April 13th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

Kallichoron …occasion for an escape to Astypalaia!

Kallichoron …occasion for an escape to Astypalaia!
Kallichoron …occasion for escape Astypalaia! Easter or Yoga Retreat in Astypalea? We have both! You just choose what suits you. 25-29 April 2019 Easter getaway in the scenic Astypalaia with the endless blue of the Aegean and island traditions. The...
April 10th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Religion, Tourism | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
06-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 7-20 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 7-20 April 2019 Saturday, April 6, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 9 Apr (Thu) – Angolan Peace Day (Reconciliation Day) 9 Apr (Thu) – Araw Ng Kagitingan (Philippines) 14...
April 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 30-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 31 MARCH-13 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 31 March-13 April 2019 Saturday, March 30, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 3 Apr (Wed) – Isra Miraj (Indonesia) 4 Apr (Thu) – Children’s...
March 30th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 24 MARCH-6 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 24 March-6 April 2019 Saturday, March 23, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 25 Mar (Mon) – Annunciation Day 25 Mar (Mon) – Greek Independence Day 3 Apr (Wed) –...
March 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 17-30 March 2019 Saturday, March 16, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 17 Mar (Sun) – St Patrick’s Day (Ireland 21 Mar (Sun) – Holi (India) 21 Mar (Sun) – Nauryz...
March 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
09-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 10-23 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 10-23 March 2019 Saturday, March 9, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 11 Mar (Mon) – Clean Monday (Greece & Cyprus) 17 Mar (Sun) – St Patrick’s Day (Ireland) 21...
March 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
02-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 March 2019 Saturday, March 2, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Mar (Mon) – Carnival 4 Mar (Mon) – Mahasivarathri Day (Sri Lanka) 5 Mar (Tue) – Carnival/Mardi...
March 2nd, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel receives another distinction

Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel receives another distinction
XRTC’s head George Xiradakis, Maria Mavroudi and Carolina Alkalai  Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel has received a new distinction, the Silver Award in the category of “Best Greek Hotel Breakfast” for its unique personalized breakfast offering “Grandma’s Breakfast” at the Greek Hospitality...
February 24th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
23-Feb-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 24 FEBRUARY-9 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 24 February-9 March 2019 Saturday, February 23, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 25 Feb (Mon) EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary (Philippines) 28 Feb (Thu)...
February 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“Orcades” an adventure not to be missed…

“Orcades” an adventure not to be missed…
The “Orcades” One of  the 40 or so stands at the London Cruise Show at Olympia this weekend which attracted my interest was that of the “Orcades” “Orcades” is a luxury motor yacht, available for private hire to explore the West Coast of Scotland and the Hebrides....
February 17th, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Exhibitions, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-Feb-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17 FEBRUARY-2 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 17 February-2 March 2019 Saturday, February 16, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 18 Feb (Mon) – Presidents’ Day (USA) 19 Feb (Tue) – Makha Bucha Day (Thailand) 25...
February 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

“Boosted” by St. Valentine’s the BDI stands at 628!

“Boosted” by St. Valentine’s the BDI stands at 628!
John Faraclas* “Boosted” by St. Valentine’s the BDI now stands at 628! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) clinched 20 points earlier on today and many can take a deep breath yet again after a considerable time in wilderness. Geopolitics crates havoc all over Planet Ocean. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
February 14th, 2019 | At the end of the day..., Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Food and Drink, Holidays, Immigration, Markets, Military, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Kallichoron receives the Best Boutique Hotel Award in the famous “Nobel” Golden Hall in Stockholm…

Kallichoron receives the Best Boutique Hotel Award in the famous “Nobel” Golden Hall in Stockholm…
Maria Mavroudi and Carolina Alkalai; a drink for Kallichoron’s success “Kallichoron receives the Best Boutique Hotel Award in the famous “Nobel” Golden Hall in Stockholm for turning hotel accommodation into a unique experience!” Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel received the Best...
February 14th, 2019 | Awards, Breaking News, Food and Drink, Holidays, Tourism | Read More