Archive for the ‘Interviews’ Category

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)
Allard Castelein, CEO of the Port of Rotterdam The 2018 ESPO Conference will take place in Rotterdam on 31 May and 1 June and will be hosted by the Port of Rotterdam. In order to give you a better insight into the port that is hosting the ESPO Conference, we interviewed Mr. Allard Castelein, CEO of...
April 3rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”
l to r: Natasa Pilidou, Gina Panayiotou and  Constandinos Papaminas, at the studio of Cut-Radio Following her recent appointment as first Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, was hosted in an exclusive interview, on the radio show “It’s ALL about Shipping!,”* on Wednesday, 14th of...
March 15th, 2018 | Communication, Interviews, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Press and Media | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – February 2018

ESPO Monthly Overview – February 2018
c) BPI Co. – Anguel Zabourtov Port pro of the month: Anguel Zabourtov (BG) In this Port pro of the month, we are interviewing Mr Anguel Zabourtov, Director General of the Bulgarian Ports Infrastructure Company (BPI Co.). We asked him about his views on the current state of play in his ports, his...
March 1st, 2018 | Awards, Interviews, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Dorothea Ioannou – on top of what’s trending in P&I

Dorothea Ioannou – on top of what’s trending in P&I
Dorothea Ioannou. Dorothea Ioannou – on top of what’s trending in P&I By James Brewer Trending on social media is one thing; trending in the marine insurance arena is another. In the latter, it means keeping up – on a global scale – with what shipowners require from their insurers. This is...
December 23rd, 2017 | Interviews, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Georgia assumes higher profile at IMO as nation becomes central to East-West trade

Georgia assumes higher profile at IMO as nation becomes central to East-West trade
Ambassador Tamar Beruchashvili. Georgia assumes higher profile at IMO as nation becomes central to East-West trade By James Brewer As exciting developments in trans-Eurasian trade gather speed, the Caucasian country of Georgia is rising to new prominence in the maritime world. The nation is felicitously...
December 19th, 2017 | IMO, Interviews, News, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Sergey Kukushkin: Large shipping companies come to the NSR

Sergey Kukushkin: Large shipping companies come to the NSR
Sergey Kukushkin Considerable growth of cargo shipping in the Arctic has been driven this year by the Northern Sea Route, where new routes for the export of Russian hydrocarbons begin. Large foreign ship owners also use the lanes of the Northern Sea Route. That was the topic of IAA PortNews interview...
November 23rd, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Icebreakers, Interviews, News | Read More

Vitaly Klyuyev: “Seafarers training system in Russia complies with international standards”

Vitaly Klyuyev: “Seafarers training system in Russia complies with international standards”
Vitaly Klyuyev The system of training and certification of seafarers in Russia has been brought into compliance with the international requirements. Major efforts of the Transport Ministry and other ad hoc agencies have lead up to that. In his interview* with IAA PortNews, Vitaly Klyuyev**, Director...
November 14th, 2017 | Academia, Associations, Communication, HR, IMO, Interviews, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Shipmanagement | Read More

Tipping point: law firms must change or die

Tipping point: law firms must change or die
Julian Clark Tipping point: law firms must change of die – Interview with Julian Clark, Hill Dickinson Law firms have a stark choice, says Julian Clark, Head of Global Shipping at Hill Dickinson: be prepared to make radical changes, or cease to exist altogether. These are changing and challenging...
October 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Interviews, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

IMO’s Secretary-General Kitak Lim interview with PortNews

IMO’s Secretary-General Kitak Lim interview with PortNews
IMO’s Secretary-General Kitak Lim In his exclusive interview with IAA PortNews in Moscow, IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim covered a wide range of IMO activities: fuel and environmental regulations, Polar Code, autonomous ships, cybersecurity, and many others:  – What is your first impression...
October 6th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Flags, IMO, Interviews, News, Organisations, People and Places, Press and Media | Read More