Archive for the ‘HR’ Category

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 28 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 28 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 28 June, 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Investors adopt a cautious stance ahead of the eagerly-awaited 1½-hour meeting between US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping,...
June 28th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

IMCA’s technical director awarded an IIMS Blue Water Award

IMCA’s technical director awarded an IIMS Blue Water Award
Caption: Mark Ford, Technical Director, IMCA (left) receives the IIMS Blue Water Award from Mike Schwarz, CEO, IIMS IMCA’s TECHNICAL DIRECTOR AWARDED AN IIMS BLUE WATER AWARD Mark Ford, Technical Director of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) was caught by surprise when he was...
June 28th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events, Technical, Technology | Read More

A perfect score: winners aplenty at Wimbledon International Piano Competition 2019

A perfect score: winners aplenty at Wimbledon International Piano Competition 2019
Adjudicators Yuki Negishi, Ken Virgin, Sally Wave. A perfect score: winners aplenty at Wimbledon International Piano Competition 2019 By James Brewer Praise on a major scale has been bestowed on the Wimbledon International Piano Competition following its 2019 airing, its second annual edition. The 85...
June 27th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Events, Music | Read More

Tonne miles from US crude oil exports drop dramatically in April

Tonne miles from US crude oil exports drop dramatically in April
Peter Sand Tonne miles from US crude oil exports drop dramatically in April April was a disappointing month for the crude oil shipping industry with a dramatic fall in US crude oil exports which caused tonne mile demand to fall disproportionally. This was because exports to Asia dropped to 3.7 million...
June 27th, 2019 | BIMCO, Oil Industry, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

2018 results: Heppner confirms its growth strategy as turnover exceeds €700m (up 5.3%)

2018 results: Heppner confirms its growth strategy as turnover exceeds €700m (up 5.3%)
Jean-Thomas Schmitt, CEO of Heppner. 2018 results: Heppner confirms its growth strategy as turnover exceeds €700m (up 5.3%) With revenue of €715.5m, Heppner grew by +5.3% in 2018. The main revenue driver was an ambitious strategy of growing the group’s international business (44% revenue)...
June 27th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Launch of the biggest port capacity in the Mediterranean: The Port Tanger Med

Launch of the biggest port capacity in the Mediterranean: The Port Tanger Med
Launch of the biggest port capacity in the Mediterranean: The Port Tanger Med About Tanger Med: Tanger Med is a global logistics hub, located on the Strait of Gibraltar. It is connected to 186 world ports, providing processing capabilities for 9 million containers, transit of 7 million passengers and...
June 27th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Eily Keary Award

Eily Keary Award
Eily Keary Award In celebration of equal opportunities, RINA launches special Award to commemorate 100 years since Eily Keary became the Institution’s first woman member    The Royal Institution of Naval Architects was founded in 1860, but it was not until 1919 that the first woman was admitted...
June 27th, 2019 | Awards, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 27 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 27 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 27 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Taking their lead from modestly firmer Asian bourses today, European equity markets opened in positive territory on Thursday amid hopes that the meeting...
June 27th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

London International Shipping Week | Event news & more

London International Shipping Week | Event news & more
ShipMoney Announces Sporting Heroine as Speaker for London International Shipping Week On the Day of the Seafarer in the year where “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community” has been selected as the theme for World Maritime Day, ShipMoney announced that Debra Searle has been engaged as its keynote...
June 27th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Dry and Wet Markets: still buoyant amid perplexed Geopolitics

Dry and Wet Markets: still buoyant amid perplexed Geopolitics
John Faraclas Dry and Wet Markets: still buoyant amid perplexed Geopolitics   The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up earlier on today at 1,317 points, which is a good 37 points plus since yesterday; the perplexed Geopolitics will turn sour for many; John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes led the way with...
June 26th, 2019 | Chartering, Energy, European Union, Insight, Markets, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, UN | Read More

GEODIS publishes its 2018 activity and CSR report

GEODIS publishes its 2018 activity and CSR report
 GEODIS PUBLISHES ITS 2018 ACTIVITY AND CSR REPORT With the publication of its 2018 Activity and CSR Report, GEODIS, the global leader in transport and logistics, takes stock of a year marked by a new phase in its strategy. In 2018, the Group achieved strong financial results and hit the key targets...
June 26th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 26 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 26 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 26 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   US government bonds remained well supported in early European trade on Wednesday on market anxiety ahead of this week’s scheduled meeting between...
June 26th, 2019 | Banking, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,280; contained rise

The BDI@1,280; contained rise
John Faraclas The BDI@1,280; contained rise The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 22 points and we hope it maintains this pace given that we approach the mid-summer period when normally rates are down. Geopolitics continue to be dangerously perplexed. John Faraclas brief daily recap: The Capes slow down...
June 25th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Celebrating the Day of the Seafarer 2019: “I Am On Board with gender equality”

Celebrating the Day of the Seafarer 2019: “I Am On Board with gender equality”
Dimitris J. Fafalios Celebrating the Day of the Seafarer 2019: “I Am On Board with gender equality” INTERCARGO joins the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the international shipping community in celebrating the Day of the Seafarer on 25 June 2019 under the theme “I Am On Board with...
June 25th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, HR, Intercargo | Read More

Day of the Seafarer June 25th, 2019: A message from Wallem

Day of the Seafarer June 25th, 2019: A message from Wallem
Frank Coles Day of the Seafarer June 25th, 2019: A message from Wallem If global trade is the engine of economic growth, shipping is the cylinder oil that keeps the engine running. However, the people who make this – our – industry work are almost invisible, as they labour unseen beyond the horizon...
June 25th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, HR | Read More

Human Rights at Sea Statement for World Refugee Day

Human Rights at Sea Statement for World Refugee Day
 Human Rights at Sea Statement for World Refugee Day London.UK. Against a historic high record of forced displacement that shows that over 70 million people have been forced to flee their home, today on World Refugee Day, Human Rights at Sea stands in solidarity with refugees, with those in refugee-like...
June 25th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, HR, Immigration | Read More

Panamaxes’ four aces lift the Market’s “spirit” further…

Panamaxes’ four aces lift the Market’s  “spirit” further…
John Faraclas Panamaxes’ four aces lift the Market’s  “spirit” further… The BDI  (Baltic Dry Index) gained earlier on today 19 points and now stands at 1,258!  Geopolitics deteriorating further in all fronts; John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes with a double digit rise following...
June 24th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Nominations open for 2019 World Sailing Awards

Nominations open for 2019 World Sailing Awards
.. Nominations open for 2019 World Sailing Awards World Sailing is inviting the sailing community, sports fan and the public to nominate individuals, teams and organisations for the 2019 World Sailing Awards.  The nomination period for the Rolex World Sailor of the Year, the ultimate recognition of...
June 24th, 2019 | Awards, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

GEODIS receives its 6th gold rating from EcoVadis

GEODIS receives its 6th gold rating from EcoVadis
GEODIS receives its 6th gold rating from Ecovadis  EcoVadis, the ratings agency for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) performance in global supply chains, has given GEODIS an overall grade of 72/100 (+2 points compared to 2018). This year, GEODIS was again commended by EcoVadis with the “Gold”...
June 24th, 2019 | Awards, Corporate Social Responsibility | Read More

Stella Marks on founding WISTA

Stella Marks on founding WISTA
Stella Marks, Managing Director of Star Broking Services Ltd Stella Marks on founding WISTA Spinnaker’s Teresa Peacock meets Stella Marks, Managing Director of Star Broking Services Ltd, one of the founders of WISTA (The Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association), to talk about the...
June 24th, 2019 | Interviews, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

IMCA set to provide assurance for DP operations at 9th DP Asia DP conference

IMCA set to provide assurance for DP operations at 9th DP Asia DP conference
Captain Andy Goldsmith IMCA set to provide assurance for DP operations at 9th DP Asia DP conference Providing assurance for DP operations lies at the heart of the presentation being given by Captain Andy Goldsmith,Technical Adviser – Marine, the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA)...
June 24th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Britannia Hosts Members’ Seminar in Piraeus

Britannia Hosts Members’ Seminar in Piraeus
Captain Neale Rodrigues, Divisional Director, Loss Prevention Britannia Hosts Members’ Seminar in Piraeus Britannia P&I Club is hosting a one-day Members’ seminar in Piraeus on Thursday 27 June. The seminar is aimed at senior managers, superintendents, DPAs and serving officers of Britannia’s...
June 24th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, P and I Clubs | Read More

WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands”

WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands”
Mrs. Koula Louca, Ms Tassoula Tsakania, Mrs Helen Joannou Chrysostomou, Mrs Natasa Pilides, Mrs Anna Vourgos, Mrs Uta Steffen, Mrs Natalia Bury and Ms Gina Panagiotou. Photo credits: Konstantinos Georgiou Photography WISTA Cyprus host annual dinner on “The Sands” WISTA Cyprus (Women’s International...
June 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Jun-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 JUNE-6 JULY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 June-6 July 2019 Saturday, June 22, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Jun (Sun) – 30th June Revolution (Egypt) 1 July (Mon) – Hong Kong...
June 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

David Marsh and Meghnad Desai on Boris Johnson, Desmond Lachman on Bolsonaro’s Brazil, and more

David Marsh and Meghnad Desai on Boris Johnson, Desmond Lachman on Bolsonaro’s Brazil, and more
Jair Bolsanoro David Marsh and Meghnad Desai on Boris Johnson, Desmond Lachman on Bolsonaro’s Brazil, and more OMFIF Update 17-21 June 2019  Vol.110 Ed.25 COMMENTARY  Bolsonaro’s Brazil in public debt peril Jair Bolsanoro’s move into Brazil’s presidential palace raised market...
June 22nd, 2019 | Markets, Reports | Read More