Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Dec-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 17-30 December 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 18 Dec (Mon) – Qatar National Day 20 Dec (Wed) – South...
December 16th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@1,619: nosedive, correction or market reality blues…?

The BDI@1,619: nosedive, correction or market reality blues…?
John Faraclas Falling Markets at the end of the day is nothing to be afraid of or being a bad thing so to speak, as it separates the wheat from the chaff, particularly as many failed to use the appropriate mechanisms with their risk assessment tools available and contain at worse this eight year old...
December 15th, 2017 | Academia, Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Books, Charity, Chartering, Clubs, Communication, Education and Training, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, Jobs, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Spill, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Press and Media, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, WISTA - Women in Shipping, Yachting | Read More

BDI@1,668: spectacular fall or …pre-Xmas correction..?

BDI@1,668: spectacular fall or …pre-Xmas correction..?
John Faraclas We always maintain the view that in a certain global uncertainty and volatile market one has to be cautious as things can turn upside down and even one index’s fall can cause havoc for the hoi polloi… To the detriment also of the polloi from the shipbroking, analysts and guru fraternity...
December 14th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Holidays, Markets, Music, News, Shipping Indices | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Dec-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 10-23 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 10-23 December 2017 Saturday, December 9, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 16 Dec (Sat) – South Africa Day of Reconciliation 16 Dec (Sat)...
December 9th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

North P&I Club and AoS spread Christmas cheer to seafarers

North P&I Club and AoS spread Christmas cheer to seafarers
.. Marine mutual liability insurer North P&I Club and seafarers’ charity Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) have teamed-up to spread some Christmas cheer to seafarers. On Tuesday, December 5, North donated 59 Christmas shoeboxes which will be distributed to seafarers by AoS port chaplains and ship visitors...
December 6th, 2017 | Charity, Holidays, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, P and I Clubs, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Dec-2017 2017 CHRISTMAS BERTHING PROTOCOL Portland, Australia 2017 Christmas Berthing Protocol Tuesday, December 5, 2017, Portland, Australia This berthing protocol guides the Port of Portland’s decisions about berthing/unberthing vessels over the Christmas period. CHRISTMAS...
December 5th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Dec-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 December 2017 Saturday, December 2, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Dec (Wed) – Finland Independence Day 16 Dec (Sat) – South...
December 2nd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 NOVEMBER-9 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 26 November-9 December 2017 Saturday, November 25, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Nov (Thu) – Bonifacio Day (Philippines) 30...
November 25th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  18-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 NOVEMBER-2 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 19 November-2 December 2017 Saturday, November 18, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 Nov (Sun) – Sultan’s Birthday (Oman) 22...
November 18th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Portugal’s Alentejo attracts international attention

Portugal’s Alentejo attracts international attention
State tourism secretary Ana Mendes Godinho at WTM. Portugal’s Alentejo attracts international attention By Graciete Amaro My native province of Alentejo, Portugal, is increasingly in the spotlight of the tourism industry – although officials are making sure they expand the business at a careful pace. Alentejo...
November 15th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Featured, Food and Drink, Holidays, Tourism | Read More

Celestyal Cruises announces its 2019 itineraries

Celestyal Cruises announces its 2019 itineraries
Kyriakos Anastassiadis Beloved Aegean Cruises Combine Marquee Destinations with Hidden Gems 71 Total Iconic Calls Scheduled for 2019, A Nine Percent Increase Piraeus, Greece: Celestyal Cruises announced its 2019 Itineraries, which will bring its passengers to the best of the Aegean. All cruises depart...
November 15th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  11-Nov-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 November 2017 Saturday, November 11, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 Nov (Wed) – Proclamation of the Republic (Brazil) 18 Nov (Sat)...
November 11th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The m/v Majestic will sail Iconic Aegean Cruises during March and April 2018

The m/v Majestic will sail Iconic Aegean Cruises during March and April 2018
Kyriakos Anastassiadis Celestyal Cruises today announced the Majesty will conclude its successful charter with Thomson and will contribute to the extension of the 2018 Celestyal Cruises season: the Majesty will sail approximately one month of 3- and 4-day Iconic Aegean cruises, from 30 March 2018 until...
November 6th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Celestyal Cruises extends its 2018 cruise season

Celestyal Cruises extends its 2018 cruise season
Kyriakos Anastassiadis Revised Schedule Includes More 3-Day and 4-Day Iconic Aegean Cruises Celestyal Cruises today announced it will extend its 2018 cruise season with two extra 3-Day Iconic Aegean cruises, departing November 2nd and November 9th, and with two extra 4-Day Iconic Aegean cruises, departing...
November 6th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

2017 UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit

2017 UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit
60 Tourism Ministers and companies gather to discuss ‘overtourism’ Ministers of Tourism from 60 countries and leaders from private sector companies and associations will summon next week at the Ministers Summit organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the World Travel Market in London...
November 5th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Executive Travel, Exhibitions, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  03-Nov-2017 MARINE WORKS IN HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong SPEED RESTRICTION TO PROTECT NORTH ATLANTIC RIGHT WHALES Atlantic Seaboard, United States NOTICE OF INDUSTRIAL ACTION Sydney, Australia NATIONAL UNITY DAY HOLIDAY Russia Marine works in Hung Hom Fairway Friday, November...
November 3rd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  28-Oct-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 OCTOBER-11 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 29 October-11 November 2017 Saturday, October 28, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Oct (Mon) – October bank holiday (Ireland) 31...
October 28th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Celestyal Cruises announces its 2018 7-day idyllic Aegean itinerary

Celestyal Cruises announces its 2018 7-day idyllic Aegean itinerary
Kyriakos Anastassiadis Company offers the best all inclusive cruises in the Greek Islands with overnights in Mykonos and Santorini Ports of Call Include Milos, Heraklion and Samos or Kusadasi Piraeus, Greece: Celestyal Cruises is pleased to announce its 2018 7-Day Idyllic Aegean itinerary, which the...
October 25th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Holidays, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Oct-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 OCTOBER-4 NOVEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 22 October-4 November 2017 Saturday, October 21, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Oct (Sat) – Greek Public Holiday 28-29 Oct (Sat-Sun)...
October 21st, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  14-Oct-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 OCTOBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 October 2017 Saturday, October 14, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 18 Oct  (Wed) – Deepavali 28 Oct (Sat) – Greek Public Holiday 28-29...
October 14th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

YSA Design vision for fast-changing cruise market

YSA Design vision for fast-changing cruise market
The World Stage theatre on board Holland America Line’s Koningsdam was a recent landmark for YSA Design. With its two-story, 270-degree wraparound LED video canvas and reconfigurable central stage, the theatre is unique in the cruise industry Strong design vision and comprehensive project management...
October 9th, 2017 | Communication, Cruise Industry, Holidays, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  07-Oct-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 OCTOBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 October 2017 Saturday, October 7, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 10 Oct (Tue) – Taiwan Double Ten (National Birthday) Holiday 12...
October 7th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Oct-2017 PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY Ecuador VESSEL BLACKOUT Suez Canal, Egypt Public services to close for National Holiday Wednesday, October 4, 2017, Ecuador Most public services in Ecuador will be closed on Monday 9 October, due to a National Holiday....
October 4th, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Interferry conference to spotlight issues with bottom line benefits

Interferry conference to spotlight issues with bottom line benefits
Mike Corrigan Trade association Interferry stages its 42nd annual conference in Split, Croatia, next month with an agenda highlighting the income and savings potential in three key areas – the customer experience, ship technologies and safety issues including cybersecurity. The event runs from October...
October 4th, 2017 | Associations, Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Holidays, Markets, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Administrators appointed to Monarch Airlines Limited

Administrators appointed to Monarch Airlines Limited
end of an era? Administrators appointed to Monarch Airlines Limited and Monarch Travel Group Limited All flights from the UK, operated by Monarch Airlines, have been cancelled and will not be rescheduled All Monarch flights to the UK today and for the next two weeks will be replaced with alternative...
October 2nd, 2017 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Holidays | Read More