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Liberian Registry makes key appointments in Tokyo

Liberian Registry makes key appointments in Tokyo
Eiji Okazaki The Liberian Registry has appointed Eiji Okazaki as president of the Tokyo office operated by its US-based manager, the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR). Mr Okazaki was formerly president and CEO of Japanese ship owner and ship manager IMECS Co Ltd, a subsidiary...
April 3rd, 2017 | Company Profiles, Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

Philippe Donche-Gay steps up to Bureau Veritas Group role, Mattieu de-Tugny now COO Marine & Offshore

Philippe Donche-Gay steps up to Bureau Veritas Group role, Mattieu de-Tugny now COO Marine & Offshore
Philippe Donche-Gay Key appointments in Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore Division leadership Philippe Donche-Gay is now Senior Executive Vice-President of the Bureau Veritas Group – while retaining his role as President, Marine & Offshore Matthieu de-Tugny appointed COO, Marine & Offshore. Neuilly-sur-Seine,...
April 3rd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 31, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 31, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to press reports, government sources claim that the Euroworking Group (EWG) that convened yesterday decided the return of the institutions’ mission...
March 31st, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

DailyOverview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 30, 2017)

DailyOverview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 30, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: The Greek government and the institutions are reportedly close to an agreement in the context of the 2nd programme review. Today’s Euroworking Group (EWG) is...
March 30th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Thuraya appoints Acting CEO

Thuraya appoints Acting CEO
Ahmed Al Shamsi Dubai, UAE, 30 March, 2017: Thuraya Telecommunications Company announced that Mr. Ahmed Al Shamsi, Chief Technology Officer has been appointed as temporary Acting Chief Executive Officer of the company, assuming the role immediately. Al Shamsi has been a key member of Thuraya’s leadership...
March 30th, 2017 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 29, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 29, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to press reports, the institutions anticipate a commitment by the Greek PM consenting to the framework agreement that was discussed last week in Brussels...
March 29th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Ilmo Kuutti appointed as President of NAPA Group

Ilmo Kuutti appointed as President of NAPA Group
Ilmo Kuutti_NAPA Group_President New organization to serve maritime industry even better Helsinki, Finland, March 29, 2017 – Mr Ilmo Kuutti has been appointed to the position of President of NAPA Group (Napa Ltd.), a world leading software solution provider for ship design and operation with a mission...
March 29th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

Greenock Ocean Terminal to double business in five year

Greenock Ocean Terminal to double business in five year
Gillian Johnson Peel Ports’ £400million Liverpool2 investment to boost Scotland’s deepest container terminal Scotland’s deepest container terminal expects to double its business in the next five years thanks to the opening of £400million ‘sister’ terminal – Liverpool2. Owned by Peel Ports,...
March 29th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Greencarrier Freight Services appoints new CEO

Greencarrier Freight Services appoints new CEO
Greencarrier Freight Services, one of the Nordic region’s largest privately owned companies specialising in global transport solutions, has appointed Johan Jemdahl as CEO. Mr Jemdahl, aged 50, has wide experience in production and supply chain management around the world and was most recently MD for...
March 28th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 27, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 27, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD moved lower, US futures point to a weaker open on Wall Street later today and US Treasuries gained on increased uncertainty about US President...
March 27th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 24, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 24, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: After Republican lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on Donald Trump’s proposed healthcare bill to replace the Affordable Care Act (or “Obamacare”),...
March 24th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 23, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 23, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GREECE: According to data released yesterday by the Bank of Greece, in January 2017, the current account showed a deficit of €271mn, down by €500 mn yoy. This development...
March 23rd, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 22, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 22, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Global equity markets edged significantly lower on Wednesday, as increasing concerns about the timing of the new US administration’s economic growth...
March 22nd, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

New management team at Poole Marinas

New management team at Poole Marinas
Kerrie and Kirsty Kerrie Gray has taken over as Manager of the Poole Quay Boat Haven and Port of Poole Marina.  She first started working for PHC in the summer of 2005 as a seasonal staff member and returned to work at the marinas for a number of seasons between spending the winters in the Caribbean,...
March 21st, 2017 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Marinas, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 21, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 21, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure in European trade on Tuesday as the less-hawkish-than-expected tone of last week’s FOMC monetary policy statement continued...
March 21st, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Aderco opens Singapore office

Aderco opens Singapore office
Philippe Lecloux Responding to growing demand for fuel treatment solutions that save costs, maximise uptime and reduce emissions in the maritime sector, leading fuel treatment manufacturer Aderco has opened an operational base in Singapore. Strategically located, the new office forms a mission-critical...
March 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Pollution | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 20, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 20, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure across the board as the less-hawkish-than expected tone of the FOMC monetary policy statement released after the conclusion...
March 20th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 17, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, March 17, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure against its major currency peer while  US Treasuries’ positive reaction to the less hawkish than expected FOMC monetary...
March 17th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 16, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 16, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The Fed raised the federal funds rate by 25bps to a target range of 0.75%-1.0% at the two-day monetary policy meeting that concluded late on Wednesday,...
March 16th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 15, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, March 15, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Dutch voters go the poll today to elect the 150 members of the lower house of parliament. Polling stations close at 21:00 CET. The first exit poll will...
March 15th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

John Good expands agency activities in Liverpool

John Good expands agency activities in Liverpool
Neil Flower Following the opening of its office in Liverpool in December 2016, the John Good Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Neil Flower as Agency Manager North West. Neil will be responsible for developing the liner and port agency activities for both John Good Shipping and DAN Shipping...
March 13th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

BREXIT: The Legal “Shock”

BREXIT: The Legal “Shock”
George Dimaras* THE INFLUENCE ON CITIZENS AND BUSINESSES, BREXIT ALTERNATIVES AND CORRESPONDING LEGAL CONSEQUENCES The British vote to leave the EU in the referendum of summer 2016 was a shock to all European countries. This result shock was not particularly expected so it created an unexpected situation...
March 13th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Legal, Markets, Person Profiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Mersey Maritime announces winners of industry awards

Mersey Maritime announces winners of industry awards
MMIAs Rising Star joint winners – Prof Al-Shamma’a of Liverpool John Moores University (award sponsor), winners Lauren Kemp of Beech Group and John-James Gallagher of Royal HaskoningDHV, and event host Louise Minchin. Mersey Maritime, the representative body for the maritime sector in the North...
March 13th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Events, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US’ non-farm payrolls report for February surprised positively providing further support to the prevailing market view for a 25bps rate hike at...
March 13th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

5th Greek Press Association-UK dinner honoured by distinguished guests

5th Greek Press Association-UK dinner honoured by distinguished guests
Martha Petridis (nee Chrysomallis) president of the GPA -UK introducing hte event Guest speakers highlight Delphi’s past and present significance and suggest a new approach to seeking the Parthenon Sculptures restitution The Greek Press Association-UK (GPA-UK) successfully held its 5th annual dinner...
March 10th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More