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Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s?

Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s?
Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s? How to Thrive in the 2020s Latest Thinking on Consumer Products, Retail, Fashion & Travel Is Your Company Fit to Compete in the 2020s? Across industries, it is increasingly lucrative—and increasingly necessary—for companies to beat the average....
January 25th, 2020 | Accessories, Consumers Market, Executive Travel, Fashion, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Tourism | Read More

Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, Superpowers posturing in volatile Gulf, and more

Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, Superpowers posturing in volatile Gulf, and more
The Straits of Hormuz Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, Superpowers posturing in volatile Gulf, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 20-24 January 2020, Vol.11 Ed.2 Most-Read Commentary Superpowers posturing in volatile Gulf: It was...
January 25th, 2020 | Comment, Markets, News | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 24, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 24, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 24, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 24, 2020 Global Markets In holiday-thinned trade for the Lunar New Year, most Asian bourses were little changed and European equities rebounded in early trade today, taking some comfort from the World...
January 24th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Peter Sand to offer future industry insight at Slide2Open Shipping Finance conference in Athens, Greece

Peter Sand to offer future industry insight at Slide2Open Shipping Finance conference in Athens, Greece
Peter Sand Peter Sand to offer future industry insight at Slide2Open Shipping Finance conference in Athens, Greece Peter Sand will offer his view of the most relevant future commercial aspects to the shipping industry and cover global macroeconomic developments as well as the current state of the three...
January 24th, 2020 | Banking, BIMCO, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels

Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels
Three LNG fuelled short-sea vessels for Bore Ltd will be equipped with optimised Wärtsilä integrated LNG systems. Copyright: Conoship/Bore Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels Wärtsilä Corporation,  24 January 2020 at 10 am...
January 24th, 2020 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2020 introduces a spectrum of fringe programme events

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2020 introduces a spectrum of fringe programme events
. Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2020 introduces a spectrum of fringe programme events From 5 to 7 March 2020, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City is set to bring in more business-focused, workshop-packed and experience-oriented opportunities to the Vietnam automotive market. Industry players and car lovers...
January 24th, 2020 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port News fom GAC

Hot Port News fom GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Jan-2020 ROCK EXCAVATION AND DREDGING IN KWAI TSING CONTAINER BASIN Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL MAINTENANCE WORKS OFF BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong Rock excavation and dredging in Kwai Tsing Container Basin Thursday, January 23, 2020, Hong Kong For approximately 5 months,...
January 23rd, 2020 | Construction, Containers, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The commercial aspects that matter to the Shipping industry

The commercial aspects that matter to the Shipping industry
Peter Sand The commercial aspects that matter to the Shipping industry Let’s ReFuture Shipping Thursday 30 January 2020 Divani Caravel Hotel, Athens The Chief Shipping Analyst of Bimco, Mr Peter Sand will present: The commercial aspects that matter to the Future Shipping Industry during the conference. The...
January 23rd, 2020 | Associations, Banking, BIMCO, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms.

Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms.
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Lloyd’s Register and TenneT sign a new five-year inspection contract for North Sea converter platforms. Following a competitive tender process, Lloyd’s Register’s Inspection Services team has secured a significant contract win with TenneT, a leading European...
January 23rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Energy, News, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

China’s thirst for crude oil pushes Brazil’s December exports to all-time high

China’s thirst for crude oil pushes Brazil’s December exports to all-time high
Peter Sand China’s thirst for crude oil pushes Brazil’s December exports to all-time high Brazilian crude oil exports hit a record high in December 2019 with a total 8.7 million tonnes of crude oil exported, as China continues to turn to Brazil for crude. Annual export volumes grew by 5% compared...
January 22nd, 2020 | BIMCO, Energy, Oil Industry | Read More

‘Book it Right and Pack it Tight’

‘Book it Right and Pack it Tight’
‘Book it Right and Pack it Tight’ Insurance mutuals urge the container shipping industry and participants in the global supply chain it serves to give ever more serious attention to the causes and consequences of ship fires, jointly issuing a guide outlining the responsibilities of all stakeholders...
January 22nd, 2020 | Containers, Marine Insurance | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 22, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 22, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 22, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 22, 2020 Global Markets Global equity markets were modestly firmer early today, as China’s response to the new coronavirus tempered fears over a global pandemic. UST and German Bund yields were...
January 22nd, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System
Graphical rendering of the new RoRo vessel (picture courtesy Wallenius SOL) MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System Dual-fuel 9L28/32DF engines included in MAN scope of supply Copenhagen, 22nd January 2020 MAN Cryo – MAN Energy Solutions’ marine LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer...
January 22nd, 2020 | Bunkering, Icebreakers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, The future of infrastructure finance

Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, The future of infrastructure finance
Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status, The future of infrastructure finance Wednesday 22 January 2020  –  Vol.11 Ed.4.2 Commentary: Green bonds dispel ‘niche market’ status By Dániel Palotai and István Veres in Budapest Policy-makers must amplify green finance swiftly...
January 22nd, 2020 | Banking, Comment, Environment, Finance, Markets | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc. announces the date for Reporting the 2019 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results

Performance Shipping Inc. announces the date for Reporting the 2019 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. Announces the Date for Reporting the 2019 FOURTH Quarter and Year-End Financial Results  ATHENS, GREECE, January 21, 2020 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, today announced...
January 21st, 2020 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

US currency monitoring list needs rethink, Central banking in 2020

US currency monitoring list needs rethink, Central banking in 2020
US currency monitoring list needs rethink, Central banking in 2020 Tuesday 21 January 2020 –  Vol.11 Ed.4.1 Commentary: US currency monitoring list needs rethink By Mark Sobel in Washington Coverage of the US Treasury’s latest foreign exchange report focused on China, given the reversal...
January 21st, 2020 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 20, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 20, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 20, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 20, 2020 Global Markets The USD retained a firm tone early today favored by a new string of positive US data releases on Friday. US markets are closed today for Martin Luther King Day. Greece According...
January 20th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä offers offshore sector up to six months operating without planned onboard maintenance

Wärtsilä offers offshore sector up to six months operating without planned onboard maintenance
The Wärtsilä Power Solution relieves cost pressure for the offshore sector by eliminating the need for permanent on-site maintenance crew and permanent facilities for them. Wärtsilä offers offshore sector up to six months operating without planned onboard maintenance Wärtsilä Corporation, 20...
January 20th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

Why the ECB must keep its monetary pillar, Mark Sobel’s 2020 predictions, and more

Why the ECB must keep its monetary pillar, Mark Sobel’s 2020 predictions, and more
. Why the ECB must keep its monetary pillar, Mark Sobel’s 2020 predictions, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 13-17 January 2020, Vol.11 Ed.1 Most-Read Commentary ECB must keep its monetary pillar: The European Central Bank’s two pillars of...
January 18th, 2020 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets | Read More

The Markets fall whilst Geopolitics get worse, but Ravi Mehrotras’ Winter BBQ brings a ray of hope

The Markets fall whilst Geopolitics get worse, but Ravi Mehrotras’ Winter BBQ brings a ray of hope
John Faraclas The Markets fall whilst Geopolitics get worse, but Ravi Mehrotras’ Winter BBQ brings a ray of hope The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell both on a daily as well as on a weekly basis and the Markets turn to become as we have said many times before: Markets for the vey very few. The geopolitical...
January 17th, 2020 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Reports | Read More

CAPAS 2020 pinpoints new energy sector to drive continuous growth in Southwest China’s automotive market

CAPAS 2020 pinpoints new energy sector to drive continuous growth in Southwest China’s automotive market
. CAPAS 2020 pinpoints new energy sector to drive continuous growth in Southwest China’s automotive market Serving as a business gateway into Southwest China’s evolving automotive market and supply chain, the Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) has...
January 17th, 2020 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

BIMCO: Phase one deal will deliver both trade creation and trade diversion (CNBC 02:39)

BIMCO: Phase one deal will deliver both trade creation and trade diversion (CNBC 02:39)
. BIMCO: Phase one deal will deliver both trade creation and trade diversion (CNBC 02:39) BIMCO: The “Phase one deal” delivers a mixed bag for the global shipping industry. But overall positive to see the first non-escalation of the trade war. Oil tankers are likely to benefit, dry bulkers...
January 17th, 2020 | BIMCO, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Register now for the Tanker Freight Risk Forum

The Baltic Exchange Register now for the Tanker Freight Risk Forum When: 24 February 2020, 13:00 – 16:30, followed by a drinks reception Where: The May Fair Hotel, Stratton Street, London, W1J 8LT In a year where markets were resolutely focused on the long-anticipated IMO 2020 regulation,...
January 17th, 2020 | Chartering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Tankers | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 17, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 17, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 17, January 2020)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 17, 2020 Global Markets Taking their lead from Wall Street’s positive performance overnight, European bourses moved higher in today’s early trade, following a string of positive US data releases...
January 17th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oil major’s victory in Ukraine sanctions dispute sheds light on complex aspects of U.S. sanctions

Oil major’s victory in Ukraine sanctions dispute sheds light on complex aspects of U.S. sanctions
  Leigh T. Hanson Oil major’s victory in Ukraine sanctions dispute sheds light on complex aspects of U.S. sanctions At a Glance… The overturning by a federal court of an OFAC penalty imposed after a large oil and gas company entered into contracts signed by a blocked person addresses important...
January 16th, 2020 | Legal, Oil Industry, Sanctions | Read More