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Mikkel Hansen expands the Danish Maritime Cluster

Mikkel Hansen expands the Danish Maritime Cluster
Mikkel B. Hansen Three weeks ago to date, Mikkel Hansen was appointed as Ambassador for world-renowned Blue MBA of the Copenhagen Business School; a week ago we met him at The Maritime Development Centre of Europe in Copenhagen and we had the chance to interview him live. Mikkel Hansen is the CEO for...
December 7th, 2015 | Associations, Country Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Organisations, Shipping Centers | Read More

Assembly 29 – IMO urges fishing vessel treaty acceptance

Assembly 29 – IMO urges fishing vessel treaty acceptance
2012 fishing vessel safety agreement needs to be ratified to stop deaths The Assembly of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has called on its Member States to accept a 2012 international fishing vessel safety agreement, in order to bring it into force and address the heavy casualty rate in...
December 7th, 2015 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Fisheries, IMO, Organisations, Regulatory, Shipping Centers | Read More

Non-doms consultation: “Unhelpfully short on detail”

Non-doms consultation: “Unhelpfully short on detail”
Gill Smith   HMRC today published its plan for reform of non-dom rules Commenting on the changes proposed to non-dom taxation published today by HMRC Gill Smith, partner at Moore Stephens, the Top Ten accountancy firm, suggests it is still “unhelpfully short on detail.” The consultation document...
October 1st, 2015 | Accountancy, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers, Taxation | Read More

GloMEEP project launched in Singapore

GloMEEP project launched in Singapore
Representatives from IMO, the lead pilot countries and Singapore at the GloMEEP launch. The Global Maritime Energy Efficiency Partnerships Project (GloMEEP), which aims to support increased uptake and implementation of energy-efficiency measures for shipping, was formally launched on Monday 28 September...
September 28th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, IMO, News, Organisations, Shipping Centers | Read More

SSA’s massive 30th anniversary celebration, graced by DPM, Mr. Teo Chee Hean

SSA’s massive 30th anniversary celebration, graced by DPM, Mr. Teo Chee Hean
Teo Chee Hean Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) commemorated its 30th Anniversary this evening at the Sands Grand Ballroom, Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, with a mass birthday celebration involving over 2100 guests cutting 210 birthday cakes simultaneously.  Mr. Teo Chee Hean,...
September 28th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Associations, Events, People and Places, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Young professionals identify competitiveness as key to London shipping’s future

Young professionals identify competitiveness as key to London shipping’s future
Claudio Chiste A NEW survey by The Shipping Professional Network in London (SPNL) has identified key ways in which London can remain competitive as a relevant maritime global centre, and revealed a broad consensus that London’s credentials in this respect would be strengthened by the UK remaining part...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Energy, Environment, European Union, Finance, HR, Jobs, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Centers | Read More

LONDON Welcomes the International Maritime World

LONDON Welcomes the International Maritime World
London, magnificent City views… The world’s shipping industry will converge on London this week for London International Shipping Week (LISW15 September 7 to 11) to herald the city’s position as the world’s leading maritime services centre. More than 100 events, ranging from flagship conferences...
September 4th, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Markets, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Story of the Month, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Pole Star to feature in ‘A Maritime Nation’ news programme

Pole Star to feature in ‘A Maritime Nation’ news programme
Thursday, September 03, 2015 — London, United Kingdom – Pole Star to feature in ‘A Maritime Nation’ an exciting new programme about the the role and value of the maritime industry to the UK. Pole Star is to feature in ‘A Maritime Nation’, a news-style programme examining the role and...
September 3rd, 2015 | Organisations, Shipping Centers | Read More

Vancouver, Canada Shows Up…

Vancouver, Canada Shows Up…
Vancouver, Canada Shows Up on International Shipping Community’s Radaras Best Location Globally for Setting Up Operations Vancouver, BC, Canada (August 26, 2015): The federal Government of Canada and the Province of British Columbia are partnering with the International Ship-Owners Alliance of...
August 26th, 2015 | Shipping Centers | Read More

More news from the shameful Migrants saga…

More news from the shameful Migrants saga…
The “El. Venizelos” approaching Piraeus The RO/RO-Pass Ferry “El Venizelos” arrived earlier this morning in Piraeus’ famous Gate E1 carrying nearly 2, 500 (2, 466 to be precise) Syrian refugees from the Greece’s Eastern Aegean Islands, namely Kos 628), Kalymnos (75) Leros (967) and...
August 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Corruption, European Union, Health and Safety, Military, News, Organisations, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Shipping Centers, UN | Read More

SSA Council outlines its work priorities for 2015/17

SSA Council outlines its work priorities for 2015/17
Esben Poulsson Playing an active role and making meaningful contributions to the workings and development of the Tripartite Maritime Manpower Taskforce initiatives for both seafaring and shore-based jobs will be one of the major priorities for the new Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) Council, its...
August 19th, 2015 | Associations, HR, News, Shipping Centers | Read More

The Panama Canal Expansion Project

The Panama Canal Expansion Project
Veronica Vallarino An analysis of the effects on global trade and the national economy of the expanded Panama Canal, by Veronica Vallarino* At a reported 93% completion, the Panama Canal Expansion Project, the colossal mega-project whose construction has spurred an economic boon to the country, is expected...
August 10th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Flags, Inland Waterways, Markets, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers | Read More

Singapore’s 50th Independence Day

Singapore’s 50th  Independence Day
Singapore Singaporeans celebrate today their 50th Anniversary of their Independence – 9th August 1965! In these 50 years, the industrious people of Singapore created an example state, enviable all over the world! The former British colony has transformed itself into one of the world’s wealthiest...
August 9th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Shipping Centers | Read More

UK Chamber of Shipping: Survey of global industry leaders

UK Chamber of Shipping: Survey of global industry leaders
            The ‘must attend’ event of 2015, offering well over 100 industry functions and unique networking opportunities for leaders across all sectors of the international shipping industry.   .   Ahead...
August 5th, 2015 | Associations, Shipping Centers | Read More

Alma Anaptixis spells it out!

Alma Anaptixis spells it out!
The panellists A “Friendly Society of the 21st  Century which will bring together people, think tanks, groups and political parties in an effort to create a productive and innovative Greece”; this is how Prof. George Bitros, president of the its steering committee,  “branded” ALMA ANAPTIXIS...
July 22nd, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Banking, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Corruption, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Featured, HR, Markets, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Shipping forum promotes cooperation between the UK maritime services sector and Greek shipowners

Shipping forum promotes cooperation between the UK maritime services sector and Greek shipowners
The British Ambassador John Kittmer The third Greek-British shipping forum was organised by UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) Athens in cooperation with Maritime London. The half-day conference took place at the Ambassador’s Residence on 9 June 2015. Over 100 delegates took part in the forum which was...
July 3rd, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

EU-level port social partners meet Commissioner Bulc

EU-level port social partners meet Commissioner Bulc
On June 16th, 2015, Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc met with the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO), the European Transport Workers Federation (ETF), the Federation of European Private Port Operators (FEPORT) and the International Dockers’ Council (IDC), to discuss the achievements, current...
June 18th, 2015 | Associations, European Union, ITF, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers | Read More

Poseidon Med Stakeholders Conference Athens 30 June 2015

Poseidon Med Stakeholders Conference Athens 30 June 2015
Poseidon Med Stakeholders Conference is to be held on 30 June at Zappeion, Athens. The conference aims to provide an update on the technical and financial aspects of the project and raise discussion among Shipping and Energy Industry stakeholders.  State authorities, shipowners, ports, financiers,...
June 15th, 2015 | Associations, Bunkering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consulting, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Featured, HR, LNG, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance, Shipping Centers | Read More

Official line up for London International Shipping Week 2015

Official line up for London International Shipping Week 2015
Magnificent City views… London International Shipping Week 2015 (LISW15) is pleased to announce the line up, so far, of high level government and industry speakers for the official LISW15 Conference being held at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane, on Thursday 10th September. These...
June 11th, 2015 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News, Shipping Centers | Read More

The Clay Maitland interview on Maritime Capitals of the World; a response..

The Clay Maitland interview on Maritime Capitals of the World; a response..
Clay Maitland NYMAR Chairman Clay Maitland Responds to Dubious Ranking of New York as 9th on List Claiming to be Leading Maritime Capitals of the World. Maritime TV announces, “We are pleased to feature another interview in the Maritime TV video series featuring Clay Maitland, Chairman, New York Maritime...
June 9th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipping Centers | Read More

ESPO News Monthly Overview – May 2015

ESPO News Monthly Overview – May 2015
Port of the Month: Port of Tallinn 29-05-2015 The Port of this Month is Port of Tallinn. At the 17th ESPO general assembly on 4 November 2014, Ellen Kaasik, the Head of Quality and Environmental Management Department of Port of Tallinn, was elected Chairman of ESPO’s Sustainable Development Committee...
May 29th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Thome Ship Management strengthens its presence in Norway

Thome Ship Management strengthens its presence in Norway
Oslo office Sverre Ditlev Simonsen front and Sverre Eikestøl. Thome Group, one of the world’s leading ship management companies, is pleased to announce that it has established a local presence in Norway by opening a new office in the premier shipping and ship-finance district of the nation’s capital,...
May 29th, 2015 | News, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers | Read More

Have you booked your place at global shipping’s biggest event?

Have you booked your place at global shipping’s biggest event?
May 28th, 2015 | Associations, Organisations, Shipping Centers | Read More

The Economist / Conclusions -The 19th Roundtable with the Government of Greece

The Economist / Conclusions -The 19th Roundtable with the Government of Greece
A view from the Conference room – day two The ECONOMIST’s 19th Roundtable with the Government of Greece  Athens, May 14-15 2015 • The background for the Roundtable, as former Italian prime minister Enrico Letta pointed out, was an improving euro-zone economy with a trio of favourable...
May 19th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, European Union, Exhibitions, Finance, LNG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Shipfinance, Shipping Centers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Yachting | Read More

3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum welcomes 800 delegates to Athens

3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum welcomes 800 delegates to Athens
Ath. Christopoulos, R.Pavlatou, S.Katsikadis, Th.Kontes, Th.Pallis, G.Anomeritis, Th.Dritsas, Th.Vokos, Ant.Stelliatos, G.Gratsos, Kyr.Anastassiadis, And.Stylianopoulos, M.Sakellis, Al. Lamnides, St.Hatzakos, SEA TOURISM KEY GROWTH DRIVER FOR EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN ECONOMIES Sea tourism in Greece and...
May 19th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, European Union, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers, Yachting | Read More