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GLOBAL & REGIONAL MONTHLY (Thursday, 31 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL MONTHLY (Thursday, 31 October 2019)
GLOBAL & REGIONAL MONTHLY (Thursday, 31 October 2019) HIGHLIGHTS Risk sentiment improved in October, as some of the biggest downside risks facing the global economy have eased. However, incoming data point to weakening global economic momentum, as weakness in manufacturing and trade-related sectors...
October 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Vessel operating costs expected to rise in 2019 and 2020

Vessel operating costs expected to rise in 2019 and 2020
Richard Greiner Vessel operating costs expected to rise in 2019 and 2020 International accountant and shipping adviser BDO says total operating costs in the shipping industry are expected to rise by 2.5% in 2019 and by 2.7% in 2020. Responses to the firm’s latest annual Future Operating Costs Survey...
October 31st, 2019 | Accountancy, HR, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou re-elected as WISTA International President

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou re-elected as WISTA International President
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, being re-elected as President of WISTA International Tototheo Maritime co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou re-elected as WISTA International President Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, co-CEO of Tototheo Maritime, has been re-elected as WISTA International President during...
October 31st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc announces appointment of deputy CEO

Performance Shipping Inc announces appointment of deputy CEO
.. PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER ATHENS, GREECE, October 31, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced that its board of directors has...
October 31st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Containers, Markets, Person Profiles, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 31, 2019 Global Markets The Fed cut rates by 25bps at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting which concluded yesterday, taking the target range for the fed funds rate to 1.50-1.75%. Speaking...
October 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck

Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck
The “Typhoon” Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck The official video of the October 2019 “Return to Antikythera” diving expedition at the Antikythera Wreck site. Artifacts are coming to the surface. Among them an intact amphora from Kos and timber from the ancient...
October 31st, 2019 | Archaeology, Maritime History and Museums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet, The future of regulation

Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet, The future of regulation
Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet, The future of regulation Thursday 31 October 2019  –  Vol.110 Ed.44.3 Commentary: Claustrophobia on Fed balance sheet By Pierre Ortlieb in London The US Federal Reserve’s key challenge for the next six months is managing its liabilities. For central...
October 31st, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance | Read More

Successful course held on Rulefinder Familiarization in Segumar-Miami

Successful course held on Rulefinder Familiarization in Segumar-Miami
Frank Marmol (fourth from left) with the group that attended the session Successful course held on Rulefinder Familiarization in Segumar-Miami A series of in-house training courses for technical personnel is planned to be held at Segumar-Miami. The courses are designed to keep abreast on the latest developments...
October 30th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Finnish innovative research in Virtual Reality for Maritime Safety wins two first place awards in the 10th IEEE International Conference on Cognitive InfoCommunications

Finnish innovative research in Virtual Reality for Maritime Safety wins two first place awards in the 10th IEEE International Conference on Cognitive InfoCommunications
Prof. Evangelos Markopoulos testing the technology at TUAS Game Lab prior the conference presentation. Finnish innovative research in Virtual Reality for Maritime Safety wins two first place awards in the 10th IEEE International Conference on Cognitive InfoCommunications  Maritime Safety Education...
October 30th, 2019 | Academia, Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, HR, Insight, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Story of the Month, Technology | Read More

Dry and Wet Markets tumble; Geopolitics worsening… CAUTION!

Dry and Wet Markets tumble; Geopolitics worsening… CAUTION!
John Faraclas Dry and Wet Markets tumble; Geopolitics worsening… CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 20 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,782 losing the 1,800 threshold!!! The geopolitical situation couldn’t be worse… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was stuck at 3,078...
October 30th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.
John Faraclas testing the MarSEVR, Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education. London. Allaboutshipping.co uk was invited on October 29, 2019 to attend a presentation of the MarSEVR (Maritime Safety Education with Virtual Reality) in London at the...
October 30th, 2019 | Events, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager
Tom Adams Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager Navigate Response, the global maritime crisis communication consultancy, announced today that Tom Adams has joined its expanding London team as a Crisis Response Manager. Tom joins Navigate Response from the security sector...
October 30th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Claims, Company Profiles, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, News, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 30, 2019 Global Markets UK MPs voted yesterday in favor of PM Boris Johnson’s bill calling for an early election on 12 December. Meanwhile, activity in financial markets was relatively muted earlier...
October 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

De-Risking Blue Economy Investment – SOS 2019, 20-22 Nov, Paris

De-Risking Blue Economy Investment – SOS 2019, 20-22 Nov, Paris
De-Risking Blue Economy Investment – SOS 2019, 20-22 Nov, Paris Sustainable Ocean Summit 2019 (Paris, 20-22 Nov) DE-RISKING BLUE ECONOMY INVESTMENT: LEGAL AND INSURANCE EXPERTS GATHER AT WOC SUSTAINABLE OCEAN SUMMIT (SOS) What are the risks for investors in the Blue Economy as it continues to...
October 30th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…

The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins…
John Faraclas The BDI falls a point that could be a turning point unless the war begins… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost a point and now stands at 1,801 points despite the upwards Capes’ mode as all other indices fall. Very cynically, unless we see a war – any war, which we believe that same will...
October 29th, 2019 | Academia, Art and auctions, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Markets, Military, Paintings and Sculpture, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Special Surveys, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Two Webb Institute Students

Crowley Awards Scholarships to Two Webb Institute Students
Louis Bock Crowley Awards Scholarships to Two Webb Institute Students (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Oct. 29, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. has awarded Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarships to two seniors attending Webb Institute, a four-year college specializing in naval architecture and marine engineering.Louis...
October 29th, 2019 | Awards, Maritime Education and Training, Scholarships | Read More

IMCA upgrades its anti bribery and corruption training

IMCA upgrades its anti bribery and corruption training
Allen Leatt IMCA upgrades its anti bribery and corruption training IMCA uses next generation of online training technology  The International Marine Contractor’s Association’s (IMCA) has recently completed an upgrade to its Anti Bribery and Corruption training programme with Transparency International using...
October 29th, 2019 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Fugro’s Edward Saade reappointed to NOAA Federal Advisory Committee

Fugro’s Edward Saade reappointed to NOAA Federal Advisory Committee
Ed Saade Fugro’s Edward Saade reappointed to NOAA Federal Advisory Committee The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has reappointed Fugro USA President Edward Saade to its Hydrographic Services Review Panel (HSRP). The 15-member federal advisory committee comprises individuals...
October 29th, 2019 | Climate, Company Profiles, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Person Profiles | Read More

Wrist Group CEO hands over the reins

Wrist Group CEO hands over the reins
Jens Holger Nielsen Wrist Group CEO hands over the reins Wrist Ship Supply announces that, as of 1st January 2020, Deputy Group CEO Jens Holger Nielsen will take over from Robert Kledal as Group CEO. Noerresundby, Denmark – Jens Holger Nielsen joined Wrist end April 2019 and will, as of January 2020,...
October 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ship Supplies | Read More

45 industry leaders from around the world kick off their Blue MBA journey | CBS – Copenhagen Business School

45 industry leaders from around the world kick off their Blue MBA journey | CBS – Copenhagen Business School
A glimpse from the classroom where the Blue MBA class of 2021 recently embarked on their shared learning journey 45 industry leaders from around the world kick off their Blue MBA journey | CBS – Copenhagen Business School On 23 September 2019, 45 professionals from across the shipping industry...
October 29th, 2019 | Academia, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

UK products account for a third of DAME Design Award 2019 nominations

UK products account for a third of DAME Design Award 2019 nominations
Lesley Robinson UK products account for a third of DAME Design Award 2019 nominations Nominations for the prestigious DAME Design Award 2019 have been announced with UK products making up a third (19) of the 59 selected entries, showing that British innovation and engineering continues to be at the forefront...
October 29th, 2019 | Awards, Marine Equipment | Read More

Transportation Assets Management and Russian Railways sign agreement on strategic cooperation

Transportation Assets Management and Russian Railways sign agreement on strategic cooperation
From the signing ceremony Transportation Assets Management and Russian Railways sign agreement on strategic cooperation At the “PRO//Motion.1520” International Transport and Logistics Forum held in Sochi on October 29, Transportation Assets Management LLC (TAM LLC) and Russian Railways JSC (RZD)...
October 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Rail | Read More

GEODIS: Stéphane Cassagne named new executive vice president of distribution & express line of business

GEODIS: Stéphane Cassagne named new executive vice president of distribution & express line of business
Stéphane Cassagne GEODIS: Stéphane Cassagne named new executive vice president of distribution & express line of business Stéphane Cassagne has been appointed Executive Vice President of the Distribution & Express Line of Business at GEODIS. He is a member of the Group’s Management Committee,...
October 29th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 29, 2019 Global Markets Major government bonds retained a negative tone in early trade today on the back of increased optimism for progress in US/China trade talks, the EU’s decision to grant the...
October 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI struggles…

The BDI struggles…
John Faraclas The BDI struggles… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) struggles to maintain a momentum as all indices are in red with the exemption of the BCI – Capes’ volatile behaviour. Geopolitics couldn’t be worse. John Faraclas’ daily brief: The BDI gained two points although in our view same should...
October 28th, 2019 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More