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Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 19, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 19, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the improved tone in Asian bourses, the majority of European equity markets were firmer in early tradeon Tuesday amid...
January 19th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

New Head of Asia Desk at SAL Heavy Lift

New Head of Asia Desk at SAL Heavy Lift
Jürgen Kuntz is new Head of Asia Desk at SAL Heavy Lift (Photo credit: SAL Heavy Lift) Jürgen Kuntz returns to chartering desk at SAL Hamburg,  18 January 2016 – SAL is pleased to announce Mr. Jürgen Kuntz as our new Head of Asia Desk in Hamburg. Originally setting up the SAL office in Shanghai,...
January 18th, 2016 | Chartering, Company Profiles, HR, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 18, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 18, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Oil prices remained under pressure on Monday following a string of weaker-than-expected US data late last week and news that Iranian...
January 18th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 15, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 15, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Amid lingering oversupply jitters and ongoing worries over the growth prospects of China, the Brent crude oil price was hovering around...
January 15th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Female triumvirate in power in 2016, OMFIF advisory board predicts

Female triumvirate in power in 2016, OMFIF advisory board predicts
An international triumvirate of female leaders is likely to hold sway in 2016, according to the OMFIF advisory board New Year predictions. Hillary Clinton is likely to win the US election by a small margin. Chancellor Angela Merkel will remain as German chancellor despite opposition within her own Christian...
January 15th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Banking, Communication, Energy, Environment, Finance, HR, Markets, Military, Person Profiles | Read More

Greece: Overview of latest developments & agenda of 1st programme review (14 Jan 2016)

Greece: Overview of latest developments & agenda of 1st programme review (14 Jan 2016)
Global Economic and Market Outlook Focus Notes (14 Jan 2016) Greece: Overview of latest developments & agenda of 1st programme review  Contents Official talks on 1st program review expected to commence by January 22nd   Completion of 1st review is key prerequisite for the release of additional...
January 14th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 14, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 14, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Oil prices remained under pressure on Thursday weighed down by lingering oversupply jitters and persisting worries over the growth prospects...
January 14th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Clyde & Co’s Head of Shipping and International Trade in MENA relocates to London

Clyde & Co’s Head of Shipping and International Trade in MENA relocates to London
13 January 2016: Clyde & Co partner Irvine Marr has relocated to the firm’s London office from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) operations, where he was the Head of Shipping and International Trade.  Irvine will play a key role in connecting the firm’s UK and Middle East offices,...
January 13th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 13, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 13, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets were firmer today supported by better than expected trade data from China which somewhat eased market...
January 13th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GMS CEO marks 6th year as one of 100 most influentia people in shipping

GMS CEO marks 6th year as one of 100 most influentia people in shipping
Dr. Anil Sharma JANUARY 12, 2016 – Dr Anil Sharma, President and CEO of GMS, the world’s largest cash buyer of ships, has been named in Lloyd’s List’s annual list of the ‘Top 100 Most Influential People in Shipping’ for the sixth year running. This year, Dr Sharma was named in 58th position. Lloyds...
January 12th, 2016 | Awards, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 12, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 12, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Most Asian bourses closed in the red on Tuesday amid lingering worries over the growth prospects of the Chinese economy. Continuing weakness...
January 12th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

World Sailing appoints Senior Sports Administrator and International Businessman as its new CEO

World Sailing appoints Senior Sports Administrator and International Businessman as its new CEO
Andy Hunt World Sailing has appointed Andy Hunt, former CEO of the British Olympic Association and a non-executive Director of the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games as its new Chief Executive Officer. Hunt (52) has most recently been Chairman & Managing Partner of Progressive Media Group,...
January 11th, 2016 | Associations, Person Profiles, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 11, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 11, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Most Asian equities closed in the red on Monday, as soft Chinese inflation data revived concerns about deflationary pressures in China,...
January 11th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim shares his priorities

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim shares his priorities
​​​ IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim Kitack Lim was elected Secretary-General of the Organization by the 114th session of the IMO Council in June 2015 for a four-year period beginning 1 January 2016. The election was endorsed by the IMO’s Assembly at its 29th session in November 2015. Mr....
January 11th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Greece: Kyriakos Mitsotakis elected leader of the opposition

Greece: Kyriakos Mitsotakis elected leader of the opposition
Following a second round of inter-party elections, Kyriakos Mitsotakis just managed to win the leadership of Nea Demokratia, Greece’s center-right wing party. It is now that he must bring results; very simply it is a make or break situation. Can the former banker and minister stop the lefty loony...
January 10th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Person Profiles | Read More

Peermohamed lays out vision for Norwegian Hull Club

Peermohamed lays out vision for Norwegian Hull Club
8 January 2016, Bergen, Norway – The new CEO of the Norwegian Hull Club has written to the insurer’s members and clients laying out his plans to grow the business and develop new offerings. Faz Peermohamed, who officially took responsibility for the 15-year old marine insurer on 1 January, informed...
January 8th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 08, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 08, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the improved tone in the majority of Asian bourses, major European equity markets opened higher on Friday following...
January 8th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 07, 2016)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 07, 2016)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk off sentiment prevailed on Thursday amid heightened market worries over the extent of the recent slowdown in China’s economic...
January 7th, 2016 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Kerri McClellan Promoted to Crowley Vice President and Deputy General Counsel

Kerri McClellan Promoted to Crowley Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Kerri McClellan (Jacksonville, Fla.; Jan. 6, 2016) ­– Crowley Maritime Corporationannounced today that Kerri McClellan has been promoted to vice president and deputy general counsel for the corporation.  McClellan, who is based in Jacksonville and reports to Senior Vice President and General Counsel...
January 6th, 2016 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

The story of the elusive bird

The story of the elusive bird
Sheila Malhotra with her diptych Milky Way seen through a Porthole The story of the elusive bird,  By Sheila Malhotra* Amidst the Himalayan Mountains, dotted with little hamlets connected to one another by narrow goat trails, lay the once sleepy village of Thanedar-Kotgarh, home of my legendary grandfather,...
January 4th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

Sofia Spanopoulou graduates to exciting first stage of an events management career

Sofia Spanopoulou graduates to exciting first stage of an events management career
Sofia Spanopoulou Sofia Spanopoulou has graduated from the Faculty of Theatre Studies in the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens with a degree ranked as very good, having studied for five years, including six months under the Erasmus programme at Charles University...
January 4th, 2016 | Academia, Art and auctions, Awards, Communication, Education and Training, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Person Profiles, Story of the Day, Tourism | Read More

Chief Executive of The Nautical Institute is awarded OBE

Chief Executive of The Nautical Institute is awarded OBE
Mr Philip Wake OBE RD MSc FNI London, 4.1.16 – Mr Philip Wake OBE RD* MSc FNI has been appointed an Ordinary Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the UK’s New Year’s Honours’ List for his services to the maritime industry.  Philip was elected a Fellow of The Nautical Institute...
January 4th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Events, HR, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, The Nautical Institute | Read More

GAC rings in New Year with management changes

GAC rings in New Year with management changes
Peter Österman   Continues tradition of innovation in 60th anniversary year Dubai, 1 January 2016 – Four managers from the GAC Group start 2016 with a new challenge as they take on new roles for the global provider of shipping, logistics and marine services. Peter Österman moves to his native...
January 2nd, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Seaborne Communications, the new voice in maritime PR and communications

Seaborne Communications, the new voice in maritime PR and communications
Patrik Wheater Seaborne Communications, the new voice in maritime communications, has appointed Patrik Wheater as Managing Director. As MD, Patrik will be developing strategies that increase awareness of companies operating in this vitally important industry to a global audience. “Having operated...
January 1st, 2016 | Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 31, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, December 31, 2015)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Following losses in Wall Street overnight led by falling technology shares and energy-related equity which tracked oil prices lower, Asian stock markets were mixed earlier on Thursday, the last day of the year, while European bourses...
December 31st, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More