Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

At Whitechapel Gallery, Radical Figures headlines five new exhibitions

At Whitechapel Gallery, Radical Figures headlines five new exhibitions
The Last Shipwreck. By Cecily Brown. At Whitechapel Gallery, Radical Figures headlines five new exhibitions By James Brewer Contemporary artists are elated that painting is back in style. Yes, full-blown painting! To the dismay of some in artistic circles, the application of paint to canvas was “pronounced...
February 17th, 2020 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Insight, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Andrew Bailey’s Brexit battles, The Australian and global economic outlooks

Andrew Bailey’s Brexit battles, The Australian and global economic outlooks
. Andrew Bailey’s Brexit battles, The Australian and global economic outlooks Wednesday 12 February 2020   –  Vol.11 Ed.7.2 Commentary: Andrew Bailey’s Brexit battles By Chris Papadopoullos in London Few could be more qualified to rewrite the UK’s financial rulebook after...
February 12th, 2020 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Markets, Reports | Read More

GIWA 2020: The submission procedure for the international awards has officially opened.

GIWA 2020: The submission procedure for the international awards has officially opened.
.. GIWA 2020: The submission procedure for the international awards has officially opened. A new initiative with a purpose to recognise and promote the professional achievements of Greek women around the world.  The committee of the Greek International Women Awards (GIWA), announces the opening of the...
February 11th, 2020 | Awards, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala

Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala
  Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises Seafarers’ House to honor Celebrity Cruises’ Lisa Lutoff-Perlo at 2020 Golden Compass Gala February 11, 2020 – FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises, has been selected as the recipient...
February 11th, 2020 | Awards, Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, Events, Person Profiles | Read More

POSIDONIA 2020 on track to be the biggest ever

POSIDONIA 2020 on track to be the biggest ever
. POSIDONIA 2020 on track to be the biggest ever  Environmental Policies and their impact in the spotlight The 2020 Posidonia exhibition is on track to set new records in exhibitor numbers and floor space for its upcoming edition this summer, as the world’s most prestigious exhibition in the biennial...
February 10th, 2020 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News | Read More

With the BDI down at 415, lips are sealed…

With the BDI down at 415, lips are sealed…
John Faraclas With the BDI down at 415, lips are sealed… What an end of a weak week that was with the BDI losing 16 points and now standing at 415 amid dangerous and perplexed geopolitical issues? John Faraclas’ recap: The weekly losses of the BDI stood at 72 points – down from 487 recorded last...
February 7th, 2020 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Awards, Chartering, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, EEZ, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Fishing Trawlers, Fixtures, Health and Safety, HR, IMO, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Oil Spill, Organisations, People and Places, Photography, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Athanasios Pavlis wins the Best Made for TV movie award in WIN awards in L.A.

Athanasios Pavlis wins the Best Made for TV movie award in WIN awards in L.A.
Athanasios Pavlis (aka Tommy King) Athanasios Pavlis wins the Best Made for TV movie award in WIN awards in L.A. Athanasios Pavlis (aka Tommy King) is an award winning filmmaker, writer and producer. His latest movie “Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story” recently won the Best Made for TV...
February 5th, 2020 | Awards, Books, Communication, Events, Film Industry, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Story of the Day | Read More

Prof. John Chrysoulakis meets Hellenic Associations and Charities in London

Prof. John Chrysoulakis meets Hellenic Associations and Charities in London
Members of the Associations and Charities with His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas, Prof John Chrysoulakis and the Greek Ambassador Dimitrios Caramitsos – Tziras Prof. John Chrysoulakis meets Hellenic Associations  and Charities in London The Hellenic Bankers Association – UK (HBA-UK) hosted a gathering...
February 3rd, 2020 | Archaeology, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Events, HR, People and Places, Religion | Read More

GIWA 2020 makes waves

GIWA 2020 makes waves
The GIWA Committe on a l to r: Liza Koromila, Iro Koutsioumba, Mary Kate Marioulka, Sofia Konstantopoulou, Maria Hatziaslani, Naya Boltetsou, Fotini Voyiatzi, Sonia Chimona and Ioanna Paschalidou GIWA 2020 makes waves The opening event of the second GIWA Awards took place on Friday, January 17, at Greek...
February 1st, 2020 | Awards, Charity, Communication, Events, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The “F” word “applies” for the Markets and Geopolitics too…

The “F” word “applies” for the Markets and Geopolitics too…
John Faraclas The “F” word “applies” for the Markets and Geopolitics too… The falling markets, an unprecedented for many development – although we have witnessed a BDI down to 290 points in Feb 10 2016 and the falling apart of the European Union with the United Kingdom’s BREXIT  is the...
January 31st, 2020 | Chartering, Comment, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Events, Health and Safety, IMO, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Politics and Government, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Aces…

Aces…
John Faraclas Aces… Aces come in many forms and categories in all sectors of everyday life, be it business, sports – say tennis for example, negotiations – particularly on S&P, politics – to be impeached or not, in numerology, in card games we might hear the cry “Aces high.”  This is...
January 30th, 2020 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Insight, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey names 2020 International Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees

The Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey names 2020 International Maritime Hall of Fame Inductees
From Left: Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises Inc.; James R. Mara, President Emeritus, Metropolitan Marine Maintenance Contractors’ Association; James I. Newsome III, President and CEO, South Carolina Ports Authority; Dr. Nikolas P. Tsakos, President and CEO, Tsakos Energy...
January 30th, 2020 | Awards, Events, News | Read More

Seafarers’ chaplain honoured for 50 years of service

Seafarers’ chaplain honoured for 50 years of service
Rev Bill McCrea has been honoured by Southampton-based international maritime charity Sailors’ Society for 50 years of service Seafarers’ chaplain honoured for 50 years of service Chaplain to families of the Herald of Free Enterprise disaster still supports seafarers in Southampton “One in a million”...
January 29th, 2020 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Events, People and Places, Person Profiles, Religion | Read More

WISTA International signs MOU with the IMO

WISTA International signs MOU with the IMO
IMO’s Secretary-General Kitack Lim with WISTA Int’nal president Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou holding the signed MoU and other IMO and WISTA members and BoD WISTA International signs MOU with the International Maritime Organisation, IMO 27 January 2020, London, UK  WISTA (WISTA) International...
January 27th, 2020 | Events, IMO, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.
From the blessing of the traditional Greek New Year cake (Vasilopita) The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition. Once again, the International Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Piraeus, celebrated New Year in the Greek tradition, with the cutting of the traditional Greek...
January 21st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Charity, Clubs, Events, People and Places, Scholarships | Read More

WISTA Cyprus holds 7th AGM – Empowering women on top of the Association’s agenda.

WISTA Cyprus holds 7th AGM – Empowering women on top of the Association’s agenda.
l to r: Koula Louca, Georgia Demetriou, Natalia Bury, Anna Vourgos, Helen Joannou, Chrysostomou, Monica Potsou. In absence: Gina Panayiotou and Uta SteffenPhoto Credit: Konstantinos Georgiou Photography WISTA Cyprus holds 7th AGM – Empowering women on top of the Association’s agenda. WISTA Cyprus...
January 18th, 2020 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

GSCC’s 2020 Vasilopita

GSCC’s 2020 Vasilopita
Harry J. Fafalios GSCC’s 2020 Vasilopita  The Annual Vasilopita event of the GSCC (Greek Shipping Co-operation Committee) took place earlier on tonight at the Royal  Victoria, Royal Albert and King Geoge V Rooms of the Baltic Exchange – the temple of British and International shipping. Over...
January 16th, 2020 | Associations, Events, IMO, People and Places, Politics and Government, The Nautical Institute | Read More

Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon)

Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon)
. Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon) Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon) by D. Kehaidis, which is staged for the first time in London. ‘To Tavli’ is a modern classic one-act Greek comedy performed in Greek, about...
January 14th, 2020 | Art and auctions, Events, Theatre, Comedy, Drama, Dance | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces additional support for 2020 Induction Dinner

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces additional support for 2020 Induction Dinner
.. Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces additional support for 2020 Induction Dinner January 13, 2020 – The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce additional support for its Induction Ceremony & Dinner on the evening of Monday 6 April 2020 at Megaron, The Athens Concert Hall. ...
January 13th, 2020 | Awards, Events, People and Places | Read More

NAMEPA to host 2020 Benkert Awards

NAMEPA to host 2020 Benkert Awards
The Benkert Medallion is presented to maritime-related companies for their outstanding work in marine environmental protection. NAMEPA to host 2020 Benkert Awards  NAMEPA to Host 2020 RADM William M. Benkert Environmental Award Presentation December 17, 2019 – The North American Marine Environment...
January 6th, 2020 | Associations, Awards, Environment, Events | Read More

The BDI@1,151: CAUTION!

The BDI@1,151: CAUTION!
John Faraclas The BDI@1,151: CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost ALSO its 1,200 points threshold – THANKS to the triple-digit Capes’ losses. Geopolitics a big “farce” given the inhumane business and political hooligans behaviour which will damage shipping in its entirety – and beyond…...
December 19th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The BDI@1,221; back to square one

The BDI@1,221; back to square one
John Faraclas The BDI@1,221; back to square one The BDI is now 1,021 points apart from the figure we calculate and use as a threshold in order all to understand the widening/narrowing of the gap and conversely the critical point in the industry mainly on the Dry side. Remember, back at the end of Dec...
December 18th, 2019 | Events, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019

Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019
Maria Mavroudi Career4Sea Forum and Awards 2019 Today, 14 December 2019, took place the Career4Sea Forum and Awards at Eugenides Foundation, organised by Safety4Sea. During the forum, various aspects of the Shipping Industry were presented to young students and trainee naval officers, while the speakers...
December 14th, 2019 | Awards, Events, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Falling BDI might be worse next week…

Falling BDI might be worse next week…
Falling BDI might be worse next week… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 33 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,355; on a weekly basis the BDI was down 203 points from last week’s (06/12) 1,558. So the 1,400 and 1,500 thresholds has …vanished. The main culprit being, one again, the Capes…...
December 13th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Logistics, Markets, Military, People and Places, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Ship Agencies, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@1,460; geopolitics in turmoil and BV makes waves

The BDI@1,460; geopolitics in turmoil and BV makes waves
John Faraclas The BDI@1,460; geopolitics in turmoil and BV makes waves The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost its 1,500 points threshold by losing 68 points and now things, despite the volatile factor, might turn sour. The Geopolitics will bother us for a while with the addition of the outcome of the British...
December 11th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More