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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Mar-2020 KING GEORGE DOCK LOCK CLOSURE Hull, United Kingdom PRECAUTIONS FOR AIRLINES TO PREVENT COVID-19 OUTBREAK Saudi Arabia SMART NAVIGATION SYSTEM TESTS & MANOEUVRES OFF RAFFLES RESERVED ANCHORAGE Singapore COVID-19 MEASURES Taiwan COUNTRIES REMOVED FROM RISK LIST Turkey ADVANCE...
March 3rd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event.

RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event.
The RINA team with IMarEST UAE secretary Nikeel Idnani RINA’s Class act with Digitilization at IMarEST event. Dubai, 27 February 2020 – Class societies provide independent assurance of safety and environmental compliance, establishing the bedrock of successful ship operations. To enhance operational...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMarEST, Safety and Security | Read More

TT Talk – focus on cargo theft and standard trading conditions

TT Talk – focus on cargo theft and standard trading conditions
Focus on cargo theft and the importance of incorporating standard trading conditions 3 March 2020 This edition looks at the results from the recently published BSI & TT Club Cargo Theft Report 2020 and offers loss prevention advice based on these findings. We’ve also produced an article looking...
March 3rd, 2020 | Corruption, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

China’s PMI contracted to 35.7 index points in February – what does it mean for shipping?

China’s PMI contracted to 35.7 index points in February – what does it mean for shipping?
The BIMCO House Shipping number of the week: China’s PMI contracted to 35.7 index points in February – what does it mean for shipping? The latest PMI (Purchasing Manager’s Index) reading from the National Bureau of Statistics confirms what we all had expected: the coronavirus has dealt a merciless...
March 3rd, 2020 | Associations, BIMCO, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Prospects for the rail freight sector

Prospects for the rail freight sector
Prospects for the rail freight sector With the Rail Freight Group Conference fast approaching, we are we are excited to share insight from Rail Freight Group’s Director General Maggie Simpson who will be chairing the event.  Maggie Simpson, Director General, Rail Freight Group  “The...
March 3rd, 2020 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Rail | Read More

ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry

ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry
ESPO is looking for a Senior Policy Advisor in the field of environment, sustainable development, cruise and ferry 03 March 2020 – The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) represents the port authorities, port associations and port administrations of the seaports of the 22 Member States of...
March 3rd, 2020 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Environment, Jobs, Ports & Terminals, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1

VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1
VENLYS Maritime Specialisation Services Newsletter 2020 Issue 1 Changing the Human Performance for the Future March 2020, Issue 1 Editorial We are excited to host a very interesting and timely article by Mr. Tom Adams, Crisis Response Manager at Navigate Response, the strongest global network for crisis...
March 3rd, 2020 | Communication, Consulting, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 3, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 3, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 3, March 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 3, 2020 Global Markets The majority of global equity markets extended gains earlier today and US stock futures point to a positive open, on news that G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors will...
March 3rd, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer

DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Kjetil Ebbesberg DNV GL appoints new Chief Financial Officer Høvik, Norway, 03 March 2020: Kjetil M. Ebbesberg is appointed as new Group CFO in DNV GL and will succeed Thomas Vogth-Eriksen, who will become Director, Certification Division in DNV GL – Business Assurance. Mr. Ebbesberg will join...
March 3rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Extreme weather – are ocean indusries ready for a “new normal”?

Extreme weather – are ocean indusries ready for a “new normal”?
Extreme weather – are ocean indusries ready for a “new normal”? WOC Invites the Global Ocean Business and Investment Community to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) Webinar on Impacts of Extreme Weather for Maritime Industries 3 March 2020 The International Union of...
March 3rd, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance | Read More

Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday

Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday
Maritime Week Americas | Early Bird tickets end this Friday Conference and Training Early Bird Discounts End Friday 6 March – Book Your Place TodayMWA 2020 comprises a full programme of key events, featuring the MWA 2020 Conference plus top-level training, including a brand-new Marine Fuel Analysis...
March 2nd, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Steamship Mutual Renewal 2020

Steamship Mutual Renewal 2020
. Steamship Mutual Renewal 2020 London, 02 March 2020 Dear Members, At renewal on 20 February 2020 the Club continued to strengthen its position. Over the year, including renewal, entered owned tonnage increased by more than 4.0 million GT (4.7%), in excess of the policy year projection, and premium...
March 2nd, 2020 | P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

INMARSAT confirmed as diamond sponsor of LISW2

INMARSAT confirmed as diamond sponsor of LISW2
. INMARSAT confirmed as diamond sponsor of LISW2 LONDON: MARCH 2, 2020:  The organisers of London International Shipping Week are proud to announce that Inmarsat plc has signed up as Diamond Sponsor of next year’s event, LISW21. This announcement follows confirmation that the week-long premier global...
March 2nd, 2020 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Unexpected consequences of Covid-19

Unexpected consequences of Covid-19
Unexpected consequences of Covid-19 How will we look back at the Coronavirus outbreak? To add to last week’s portents of doom, China (as you will no doubt have seen already) released dismal Purchasing Managers Indices last week. The official PMI, which covers mostly state owned enterprises, fell to...
March 2nd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Reports | Read More

British Surrealism: strange dreams in the frame at Dulwich Picture Gallery

British Surrealism: strange dreams in the frame at Dulwich Picture Gallery
Composition. 1936. By John Bigge. British Surrealism: strange dreams in the frame at Dulwich Picture Gallery  By James Brewer  “Delve deeply, fly faster, love to your heart’s content; what do your dreams reveal?” This is the invitation to a voyage through one of the 20th century’s most influential...
March 2nd, 2020 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event

HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event
HESGB president Dimitris Monioudis’ welcome speech HESGB 25th Anniversary surpasses any previous event a note by Anny Zade With Dimitris Monioudis at the helm, his super team of members and the events secretariat, this HESGB (Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain) Anniversary, its Silver...
March 1st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Social Columns, Technical, Technology | 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

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World 01 March 2020

Your Transformation Update from Fathom World 01 March 2020
Your Transformation Update from Fathom World Hello again, Yes, this week we stick with the wind theme as we look at one man’s dream. It seems to me that the push for wind-powered or wind-assist solutions incudes some very particular individuals with a determination and drive that comes with an...
March 1st, 2020 | Communication, Technical, Technology | Read More

Three M’s cause global chaos – Markets, Migrants and Medical issues

Three M’s cause global chaos – Markets, Migrants and Medical issues
John Faraclas Three M’s cause global chaos – Markets, Migrants and Medical issues The Shipping Markets remain low under with the BDI under the 600 points threshold. Migrants cause havoc in both side of the Atlantic and Medical issues – such as Coronavirus cause panic and chaos. John Faraclas brief ...
February 28th, 2020 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Performance Shipping announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting and changes to BoD and executive officers

Performance Shipping announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting and changes to BoD and executive officers
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF  2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS AND CHANGES TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND EXECUTIVE OFFICERS ATHENS, GREECE, February 28, 2020 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership...
February 28th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting, changes in exectutive officers and departure of directors

Diana announces results of 2020 annual shareholders meeting, changes in exectutive officers and departure of directors
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF  2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS, CHANGES IN EXECUTIVE OFFICERS AND DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS ATHENS, GREECE, February 28, 2020 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk...
February 28th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

The Bermuda Angle, February 2020

The Bermuda Angle, February 2020
. The Bermuda Angle, February 2020 Welcome to The Bermuda Angle, a new bi-monthly round-up of international business news, views and events you need to know about from our world-leading financial jurisdiction. EU Confirms Bermuda’s ‘White List’ Status Bermuda has returned to the...
February 28th, 2020 | Communication | Read More

ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens

ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens
Director of the Charitable Institution, Ms Antonellou and Chris Leontopoulos, Director, Global Ship Systems Center, ABS ABS Delivers Charitable Contribution to an Orphanage in Athens ABS employees in Athens raised €1,660 for the PEN Orphanage in the Kallithea district, near the ABS Piraeus offices. Colleagues...
February 28th, 2020 | Charity, Classification Societies, News | Read More

Shipping number of the week – Brazilian iron ore exports drop 19% – a slow start to the year

Shipping number of the week – Brazilian iron ore exports drop 19% – a slow start to the year
Shipping number of the week – Brazilian iron ore exports drop 19% – a slow start to the year Brazilian iron ore exports had a slow start in January with exports totalling 26.7 million (m) tonnes, a 19% decline year-on-year. Two thirds of total exports, 18m tonnes, went to China. The coronavirus...
February 28th, 2020 | Associations, BIMCO, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Chris David to leave Harris PYE Engineering Group

Chris David to leave Harris PYE Engineering Group
  Chris David, Harris Pye’s COO, who will leave the company in mid-April Chris David to leave Harris PYE Engineering Group Chris David, Chief Operating Officer (and CEO from August 2019)  of Harris Pye Engineering Group, a Joulon company, has announced that he is to leave the company in mid-April....
February 28th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More