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COA August 2014 Newsletter

COA August 2014 Newsletter
COA Members Newsletter: Issue 81, August 2014   COA North America Meeting: Register now – just one month to go IT options to be discussed in San Francisco Flexitank round-table at COA North America Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities at Intermodal Europe 2014 Banner and Website Advertising...
August 27th, 2014 | Associations, Containers, Environment, HR, Markets, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

More than 300 die in boat tragedies on Mediterranean, marking year’s deadliest week – UN

More than 300 die in boat tragedies on Mediterranean, marking year’s deadliest week – UN
Photo: UNHCR/M. Sibiloni 26 August 2014 – The past few days have been the deadliest this year for people making irregular crossings on the Mediterranean from North Africa to Europe, with the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) reporting that at least 300 people have died in successive boat tragedies. “In...
August 26th, 2014 | Associations, Civil Unrest, Corruption, European Union, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Fraud, Organisations, Reports, Safety and Security, UN | Read More

CMB’s final half year results 2014

CMB’s final half year results 2014
FINAL HALF YEAR RESULTS 2014 During its meeting of today the 26 August 2014, CMB’s board of directors approved the final consolidated accounts for the six months period ended 30 June 2014. The consolidated result for the first half of 2014 amounts to USD -2.812.000 (2013: USD 22.788.000). As a reminder,...
August 26th, 2014 | Markets, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 26, 2014)

Daily Overview of Global markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, August 26, 2014)
Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:. The EUR remained under pressure in European trade on Tuesday and euro area sovereign bond markets retained a firm tone on the back of...
August 26th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

Safety & Environment and diving statistics produced by IMCA

Safety & Environment and diving statistics produced by IMCA
Jane Bugler The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has produced two important sets of statistics – ‘Safety and Environment Statistics for IMCA Members (1 January -31 December 2013)’ and ‘World-wide Diving Personnel Statistics for IMCA Members (2012)’.   “Safety and environment...
August 20th, 2014 | Associations, Environment, HR, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Statistics, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (19 August 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (19 August 2014)
Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Tracking gains in Wall Street overnight,  Asian stock markets moved higher on Tuesday on somewhat easing geopolitical concerns. Receiving...
August 19th, 2014 | Banking, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Shipowners face tough hurdles to secure cover for Arctic voyages…

Shipowners face tough hurdles to secure cover for Arctic voyages…
Steve Harris Shipowners face tough hurdles to secure cover for Arctic voyages, warn experts at insurance broker Marsh,  By James Brewer London underwriters will offer cover for the growing number of planned commercial voyages through Arctic waters only to the most prudent shipowners, leading insurance...
August 19th, 2014 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Events, Marine Insurance, Markets, Reports | Read More

DVB Bank SE: DVB Group publishes its half-yearly financial report for 2014

DVB Bank SE: DVB Group publishes its half-yearly financial report for 2014
Wolfang F. Driese DVB Bank SE: DVB Group publishes its half-yearly financial report for 2014 – Consolidated net income before taxes of EUR41.4 million Frankfurt/Main,  14 August 2014 – During the first half of 2014, the performance of DVB Bank SE (ISIN: DE0008045501) in providing financing...
August 14th, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Newport Shipping forecasts revival in the dry bulk segment

Freight rates are set to rise across all dry bulk carrier segments as the global economic recovery gains momentum, ending the sector’s most bearish run since the start of the economic crisis in 2008/2009. According to the latest edition of Newport Shipping’s Dry Bulk Market Outlook, seaborne trade...
August 11th, 2014 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports | Read More

Unsustainable shipping markets: a liability…

Unsustainable shipping markets: a liability…
John Faraclas With a low market, close to mid 700s the BDI brings shivering feelings to the majority of the markets stakeholders and the tremors can now be felt… This comes at no surprise to us as we have well in advance warned you! This is our twenty- ninth overview today Friday the First of August...
August 1st, 2014 | Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

IMO Secretary-General welcomes Global Ocean Commission report

IMO Secretary-General welcomes Global Ocean Commission report
The IMO’s HQ’s in London International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu has welcomed the recently-published report of the Global Ocean Commission (GOC), From Decline to Recovery:  A Rescue Package for the Global Ocean, and its call for enhanced action at all...
August 1st, 2014 | Associations, Environment, Events, IMO, Oceanology, Pollution, Reports | Read More

Comprehensive guide to ship performance management launched

Comprehensive guide to ship performance management launched
LONDON – July 30, 2014: Maritime efficiency specialists, Fathom, have launched a unique publication that provides maritime professionals with a comprehensive handbook to ship performance management. The publication, within which the acquisition, management and utilisation of data takes centre stage,...
July 30th, 2014 | Books, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Reports, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc., report financial results for Q2 and six months ended June 2014

Diana Shipping Inc., report financial results for Q2 and six months ended June 2014
ATHENS, GREECE, July 29, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today reported a net loss of $5.7 million and net loss available to common stockholders of $7.2 million for the second quarter of 2014,...
July 29th, 2014 | Markets, News, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on STCW hours of rest

Launch of joint concentrated inspection campaign on STCW hours of rest
Richard Schiferli The Maritime Authorities of the Paris and the Tokyo Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) with the purpose to establish that watchkeeping personnel are meeting the requirements regarding hours of rest as...
July 29th, 2014 | Associations, HR, News, Pollution, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Future London – An SPNL Report

Future London – An SPNL Report
Claudio Chiste and Gustav Ellingsen The Shipping Professional Network London (SPNL) today released their full Future London report, an initiative that gathered the views and opinions of London’s young shipping professionals on what needs to be done for London to retain and improve its position as a...
July 29th, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, HR, Reports | Read More

North P&I Club publishes new edition of “Mills on Bills”

North P&I Club publishes new edition of “Mills on Bills”
The 181 million GT, ‘A’ rated North P&I club has published a new edition of its popular loss-prevention guide on bills of lading. Written by leading international shipping lawyer and mediator Stephen Mills, the third edition of Bills of Lading: A Guide to Good Practice has been comprehensively...
July 24th, 2014 | Books, P and I Clubs, Reports | Read More

Greece Macro Monitor, July 2014

Greece Macro Monitor, July 2014
Platon Monokroussos Official discussions on Greece’s 5th program review to incept in mid-September; Key items on the agenda   This report takes a close look on a number of quantitative targets and structural benchmarks included in the agenda of the 5th review of Greece’s adjustment program, expected...
July 22nd, 2014 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Market of River and Sea Freight Transportation…

Market of River and Sea Freight Transportation…
Market of River and Sea Freight Transportation: Complex Analysis and Forecast Until 2016 Subject of research: Market of sea and river freights transportation’s Goal of research: Evaluation of the market and forecast of its development for 2014-2016 Regions of research: Russia and world Main blocks...
July 22nd, 2014 | HR, Markets, Reports | Read More

The “Energy International Risk Assessment” (EIRA) Summer Issue

The “Energy International Risk Assessment” (EIRA) Summer Issue
Donna Hatzioannou Herebelow, viewers can find find this summer’s issue of EIRA, featuring articles Iraq, the Sectarian fightings and what comes out of it…., The Saddam revenge… The Kurds latest… and many other interesting report and news, as well as analysis! Log on and write...
July 21st, 2014 | Energy, Reports | Read More

Greece on the road to recovery

Greece on the road to recovery
Platon Monokroussos Adjustment program success stories, investment opportunities & challenges lying ahead Summary of views improvement in sentiment indicators increasingly reflected in hard economic data real GDP growth to shift into positive territory from Q3 2014 onwards upside risks to the...
July 21st, 2014 | Banking, News, Reports, Statistics | Read More

An Interview with John Faraclas in NOUSE

An Interview with John Faraclas in NOUSE
Yvonni-Stefania Efstathiou   John Faraclas Live interview at NOUSE to Yvonni-Stefania Efstathiou*, politics editor  of the University of York’s Student newspaper on Friday the 11th of July 2014 and published today. On a summery yet rainy day, in a café at Holland Park, just a few minutes...
July 14th, 2014 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Cruise Industry, Defense, Energy, Environment, European Union, Flags, Gas, Holidays, HR, IT and Communications, Legal, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, Mining, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Pensions, Politics and Government, Press and Media, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shiprepair, Stock Markets, Taxation, Technology, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DNV GL releases its new Maritime Impact magazine

DNV GL releases its new Maritime Impact magazine
Maritime Impact is the new DNV GL magazine for maritime customers and stakeholders. With a diverse range of stories and topics, this first issue shows how DNV GL is focussed on helping our customers, in both newbuildings and existing vessels, to maximise efficiency, ease regulatory compliance and improve...
July 14th, 2014 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Press and Media, Reports, Technical | Read More

Port of Dover sets new record for export freight vehicles

Port of Dover sets new record for export freight vehicles
A record number of freight vehicles departed on services through the Port of Dover yesterday, reaching numbers not seen since before the recession. 5, 337 freight vehicles departed for Calais and Dunkirk from Europe’s busiest ferry port, beating the previous record of 5, 322 set in 2008. It...
July 9th, 2014 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc., announces date for 2014 Q2 financial results, conference call and webcast

Diana Shipping Inc., announces date for 2014 Q2 financial results, conference call and webcast
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE DATE FOR THE 2014 SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS,  CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST  ATHENS, GREECE, July 8, 2014 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that...
July 8th, 2014 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

2013 Annual Report on PSC

2013 Annual Report on PSC
Richard W.J. Schiferli, the Paris MoU Secretary General “Consolidating Progress” With a total number of 28 ships refused access to Paris MoU ports during 2013, this was the highest number recorded since 2005. Although it was anticipated that the number of banned ships would rise, an increase of 87%...
July 7th, 2014 | Associations, News, Organisations, Reports, Safety and Security, Statistics | Read More