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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 08-Jun-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 9-22 JUNE 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 9-22 June 2019 Saturday, June 8, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 9 Jun (Sun) – Whit Sunday 10 Jun (Mon) – Whit Monday 10 Jun (Mon) – Queen’s...
June 8th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

During Ramadan Indian seafarers remain abandoned in appalling conditions

During Ramadan Indian seafarers remain abandoned in appalling conditions
. During Ramadan Indian seafarers remain abandoned in appalling conditions During the Ramadan period and prior to Eid, a time for giving, sharing and family time, there remain some Indian seafarers who continue to live in desperate conditions abandoned at sea. The ongoing issue of abandoned Indian seafarers...
May 28th, 2019 | Charity, Holidays, HR, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Pot News from GAC 27-May-2019 WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 2 Singapore MARINE WORKS INSIDE CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong PORT OPERATIONS DURING END OF RAMADAN HOLIDAY Turkey PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR SWEARING IN CEREMONY Nigeria Works at Tuas Terminal Phase 2 Monday, May 27, 2019, Singapore The...
May 27th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-May-2019 EID UL FITR HOLIDAYS Saudi Arabia GOVERNMENT & OTHER OFFICES TO CLOSE 1-9 JUNE Indonesia PORT LAUNCHES ONLINE ROUTE PLANNER Sohar, Oman TRAFFIC SUSPENSION FOR BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION WORKS Dardanelles, Turkey NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC SUSPENSION Dardanelles, Turkey Eid Ul...
May 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-May-2019 RAMADAN WORKING HOURS 2019 United Arab Emirates Ramadan Working Hours 2019 Thursday, May 2, 2019, United Arab Emirates During the holy month of Ramadan, the working hours for DP World UAE Region and its subsidiaries are as below: COMMERCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE DEPARTMENTS 08:00...
May 2nd, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Seafarers’ charity supports Sri Lankan seafarers following bombings

Seafarers’ charity supports Sri Lankan seafarers following bombings
The crew of the ship B Gas Maud with AoS port chaplain Peter Barrigan and AoS ship visitors Hugh and Mary Ward. Seafarers’ charity supports Sri Lankan seafarers following bombings Seafarers’ charity Stella Maris (Apostleship of the Sea) extended a hand of friendship and support to seafarers from...
April 29th, 2019 | Charity, Piracy and Terrorism, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 28 APRIL-11 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 28 April-11 May 2019 Saturday, April 27, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Apr (Sun) – Orthodox Easter Day 29 Apr (Mon) – Orthodox Easter...
April 27th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

A Capes “dominated” market… amid an imminent geopolitical episode

A Capes “dominated” market… amid an imminent geopolitical episode
John Faraclas Without Prejudice A Capes “dominated” market… amid an imminent geopolitical episode The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 20 points at 889 amid turbulent Geopolitics in this second pre-Easter week. John Faraclas daily, weekly and fortnight recaps: The BDI was also 99 points better...
April 26th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Finance, Insight, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Religion, Reports, Sanctions, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

An Easter Day and note to remember

An Easter Day and note to remember
Happy Easter An Easter Day and note to remember Happy Easter, He Has Risen! Part of the Christian World Celebrates Easter today – particularly the Western so to speak Christians. On a unique sunny day with temperatures soaring to 21C,  instead of our classic Easter Sunday visit in Hampstead Heath, we*...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Environment, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Politics and Government, Pollution, Religion, Reports | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 20-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 APRIL-4 MAY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 April-4 May 2019 Saturday, April 20, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Apr (Sun) – Easter Day 22 Apr (Mon) – Easter Monday 25 Apr (Thu)...
April 20th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
13-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 April 2019 Saturday, April 13, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 14 Apr (Sun) – Sinhala & Tamil New Year’s Day (Sri Lanka) 15 Apr (Mon)-16 Apr (Tue) – Songkran...
April 13th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

Kallichoron …occasion for an escape to Astypalaia!

Kallichoron …occasion for an escape to Astypalaia!
Kallichoron …occasion for escape Astypalaia! Easter or Yoga Retreat in Astypalea? We have both! You just choose what suits you. 25-29 April 2019 Easter getaway in the scenic Astypalaia with the endless blue of the Aegean and island traditions. The...
April 10th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Religion, Tourism | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
06-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 7-20 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 7-20 April 2019 Saturday, April 6, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 9 Apr (Thu) – Angolan Peace Day (Reconciliation Day) 9 Apr (Thu) – Araw Ng Kagitingan (Philippines) 14...
April 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
23-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 24 MARCH-6 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 24 March-6 April 2019 Saturday, March 23, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 25 Mar (Mon) – Annunciation Day 25 Mar (Mon) – Greek Independence Day 3 Apr (Wed) –...
March 23rd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Capes dive yet again with the BDI@695 …sending a Mayday…

Capes dive yet again with the BDI@695 …sending a Mayday…
Capes dive yet again with the BDI@695 …sending a Mayday… The BDI lost earlier on today only 14 points thanks to all the other dry indices’ performance and in particular that of the Panamaxes who managed to clinch 47 points and go over and above the 1,000 points threshold; Geopolitics in turmoil....
March 21st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Politics and Government, Religion, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
09-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 10-23 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 10-23 March 2019 Saturday, March 9, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 11 Mar (Mon) – Clean Monday (Greece & Cyprus) 17 Mar (Sun) – St Patrick’s Day (Ireland) 21...
March 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

Jittery Markets with the BDI@905…

Jittery Markets with the BDI@905…
John Faraclas – picture credits Kenny Hickey The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell substantially from what one proportionally can calculate – do please the analysis and see the fall percentage-wise as well as historically-wise… Triple-digit losses the name of the game… The Geopolitical issues...
January 25th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, Paintings and Sculpture, Religion, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Yacht Club of Greece: An Epiphany with Apollo’s blessing

Yacht Club of Greece: An Epiphany with Apollo’s blessing
From the ceremony with the Holy Cross ready to be lowered Yacht Club of Greece: An Epiphany with Apollo’s blessing Anny Zade and John Faraclas were there with their cameras This year’s Epiphany at the Holly Rock by the Sea – I mean the Yacht Club of Greece – attracted nearly 370 guests – members...
January 6th, 2019 | Events, Holidays, News, People and Places, Religion, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
05-Jan-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 JANUARY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 January 2019 Saturday, January 5, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 Jan (Tue)-8 Jan (Tue) – New Year Holidays (Russia) 6 Jan (Sun) – Epiphany 7 Jan (Mon) –...
January 5th, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
29-Dec-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 30 DECEMBER 2018-12 JANUARY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 30 December 2018-12 January 2019 Saturday, December 29, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 Jan (Tue) – New Year’s Day 2 Jan (Wed) – Public holiday...
December 29th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
27-Dec-2018 SUBMARINE OUTFALL REPAIR WORKS OFF CHAI WAN Hong Kong DREDGING AT TUEN MUN PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREA Hong Kong FENDER REPAIR WORKS FOR DOLPHINS Hong Kong NEW YEAR COUNTDOWN CELEBRATION Hong Kong Submarine outfall repair works off Chai Wan Thursday, December 27, 2018, Hong Kong For a period...
December 27th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

The BDI@1,401 within the context of a new Geopolitical mayhem…

The BDI@1,401 within the context of a new Geopolitical mayhem…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 36 points earlier on today and 29 since last week’s closing of 1,372 points – despite earlier mild hiccups (11 and 12 of Dec). Thanks to the volatile and predictably unpredictable Capes, it managed to stay afloat and “offer” a possible Christmas...
December 14th, 2018 | European Union, News, Politics and Government, Religion, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Crowley offers speed and convenience this Holiday Shipping Season

Crowley offers speed and convenience this Holiday Shipping Season
.. (MIAMI; November 27, 2018) ­– Consumers needing to send holiday gifts to Puerto Rico, the Caribbean or Central America from online retailers or U.S.-based retail stores now can get items there faster with Crowley Logistics’ speed-to-market, less-than-containerload services designed for small-to-medium-sized...
November 27th, 2018 | Consumers Market, Holidays, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
24-Nov-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 25 NOVEMBER-8 DECEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 25 November-8 December 2018 Saturday, November 24, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Nov (Fri) – St Andrew’s Day (Scotland) 6 Dec (Thu) – Finland Independence...
November 24th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More