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Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia

Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia
GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING   Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by Lloyd’s Register of Shipping – Fairplay For the 28th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1,000 GT, registered under...
April 1st, 2015 | Associations, At the end of the day..., Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Flags, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Ocean Shipping, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Centers, Statistics, Story of the Year, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

World Maritime Day 2014: IMO conventions: effective implementation

World Maritime Day 2014: IMO conventions: effective implementation
The IMO’s HQ’s in London World Maritime Day 25th September 2014 Today (25 September 2014) IMO is celebrating World Maritime Day, with the theme “IMO conventions: effective implementation”. World Maritime Day is celebrated every year, providing an opportunity to focus attention...
September 25th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Events, HR, ILO, IMO, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers, Story of the Year, UN | Read More

Greece: should the shit hit the fan?

Greece: should the shit hit the fan?
John Faraclas WITHOUT PREJUDICE By John Faraclas I will start with Edmund Burke’s cliché: “for the evil to flourish, all that is needed is for good people to do nothing.” Time and again I have warned in writing, and in particular ever since the millennium summer, of the coming economic situation...
December 29th, 2011 | Banking, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, European Union, Featured, HR, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Fraud, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Story of the Year, Taxation | Read More