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PEMA Announces 7th ANNUAL STUDENT CHALLENGE theme question

PEMA Announces 7th ANNUAL STUDENT CHALLENGE theme question
The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association announces the PEMA Student Challenge theme question for 2019: ”Exploring the drivers behind change: Defining the port of the future.” The PEMA Student Challenge The PEMA Student Challenge is the only competition of its kind within the Ports and Terminals...
April 8th, 2019 | Academia, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Coldharbour Marine announces new senior appointment

Coldharbour Marine announces new senior appointment
Coldharbour Marine CEO, Don Stephen Coldharbour Marine announces new senior appointment April 8, 2019 – UK-based Coldharbour Marine, the manufacturer of an in-tank ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) based on unique inert gas technology, has announced the appointment of Don Stephen as Chief Executive...
April 8th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Is your team worthy of international recognition?

Is your team worthy of international recognition?
.. Recognising those at the forefront of safety in global shipping and logistics chain This year’s Safety at Sea Awards will be held on Tuesday 10th September, during London International Shipping Week. Every year we strive to recognise those companies that are setting higher safety standards for...
April 8th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Bermuda to promote tech cable corridor at SubOptic 19

Bermuda to promote tech cable corridor at SubOptic 19
Bermuda Premier the Hon David Burt Hamilton, Bermuda, April 8, 2019: A Bermuda delegation attending a high-profile conference for the global submarine cable industry this week will promote the island as a strategic Atlantic landing hub for fibreoptic corridors. SubOptic, a triennial event being held...
April 8th, 2019 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology | Read More

What’s next?

What’s next?
Hello from Young Executives in Shipping! Open discussion was our motivation to come into contact with each other and now you have the chance to be aware for any news in first place … Yes Forum – the open dialogue platform between executives in shipping, shipping tourism and young people who are...
April 8th, 2019 | Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR | Read More

Diana fixes post-panamax “Phaedra” on period to Uniper

Diana fixes post-panamax “Phaedra” on period to Uniper
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PHAIDRA WITH UNIPER ATHENS, GREECE, April 8, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a...
April 8th, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

HELMEPA Junior members “dive into the ocean and discover…”

HELMEPA Junior members “dive into the ocean and discover…”
1st Prize of the drawing competition in the category of children 5-7 years old and special Education Schools HELMEPA Junior members “dive into the ocean and discover…” With the theme “I dive into the ocean and discover…”  2,521 children members of the HELMEPA Junior...
April 8th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Associations, Awards, Environment | Read More

Positioning Singapore to stay ahead of competition

Positioning Singapore to stay ahead of competition
Minister for Trade and Industry Mr Chan Chun Sing delivering his keynote speech at the Singapore Maritime Lecture 2019. Positioning Singapore to stay ahead of competition Over 400 professionals attended 13th edition of Singapore Maritime Lecture The 13th Singapore Maritime Lecture saw eminent industry...
April 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Macro Macchiato 08/04/19: There’s No Such Thing As A Good Forecast

Macro Macchiato 08/04/19: There’s No Such Thing As A Good Forecast
.  Macro Macchiato 08/04/19: There’s No Such Thing As A Good Forecast After 25 years as a professional forecaster, IMO 2020 shows me that a lesson I learned very early on still applies… In 1999 I completed my MSc in Operational Research, having gone back to college part time because, with...
April 8th, 2019 | BIMCO, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

North P&I Club’s Captain Savraj Mehta honoured with Indian National Maritime Day Award

North P&I Club’s Captain Savraj Mehta honoured with Indian National Maritime Day Award
Amitabh Kumar, Director General of Shipping, Govt of India, presenting award to Captain Savraj Mehta, Chief Underwriting Officer, North P&I Club North P&I Club’s Captain Savraj Mehta honoured with Indian National Maritime Day Award 8 April 2019 – India’s National Maritime Day Celebrations...
April 8th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Awards, P and I Clubs | Read More

Blue MBA programme is praised as responsible leadership award is won by AP Moller-Maersk’s Capt Prashant Widge

Blue MBA programme is praised as responsible leadership award is won by AP Moller-Maersk’s Capt Prashant Widge
Captain Prashant Widge, fourth from the left amongst other award winners Blue MBA programme is praised as responsible leadership award is won by AP Moller-Maersk’s Capt Prashant Widge Capt Prashant Widge, a principal in sustainable ship-recycling at the AP Moller-Maersk group, has won a special recognition...
April 8th, 2019 | Academia, Awards, Maritime Education and Training, News, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Global Maritime Leaders in Singapore for 3rd Advanced Maritime Leaders’ Programme

Global Maritime Leaders in Singapore for 3rd Advanced Maritime Leaders’ Programme
Quah Ley Hoon, Chief Executive, Maritime Port Authority (2nd row, 6th from left), Mr Koji Sekimizu, Secretary-General Emeritus, International Maritime Organisation, RSIS-MPA Distinguished Visiting Fellow and Senior Advisor of Maritime Port Authority Academy (2nd row, 7th from left), Mr Yap Ong Heng,...
April 8th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Carnival Corporation and NAPA sign extension to service and product agreement for all brands

Carnival Corporation and NAPA sign extension to service and product agreement for all brands
Carnival Corporation and NAPA sign extension to service and product agreement for all brands Helsinki, Finland – 08 April 2019 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider has today announced a comprehensive service and product agreement extension with Carnival Corporation,...
April 8th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Global Public Investor launch 2019

Global Public Investor launch 2019
.. Global Public Investor launch 2019 A panel discussion on forging a sustainable world economy Speaker announcement for the launch of the Global Public Investor 2019 OMFIF is pleased to announce the first three speakers for the launch of the Global Public Investor 2019 in Singapore on 12 July. Global...
April 8th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Electronic information exchange mandatory for ports from 8 April 2019

Electronic information exchange mandatory for ports from 8 April 2019
.. Electronic information exchange mandatory for ports from 8 April 2019  A mandatory requirement for national governments to introduce electronic information exchange between ships and ports comes into effect from 8 April 2019.  The aim is to make cross-border trade simpler and the logistics chain...
April 8th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Mission to Seafarers awarded £110k grant from Seafarers UK to support growth and diversification of UK volunteer base

The Mission to Seafarers awarded £110k grant from Seafarers UK to support growth and diversification of UK volunteer base
The awarded £110k grant from Seafarers UK to support growth and diversification of UK volunteer base Increased port-based service provision to support additional 5,000 seafarers a year by increasing number of monthly ship visits by 20 per cent London, April 8, 2019: The Mission to Seafarers has been...
April 8th, 2019 | Charity, Ports & Terminals | Read More

2019 Q1 IMB Piracy Report

2019 Q1 IMB Piracy Report
Captain P. Mukundan Maritime piracy incidents down in Q1 2019 but kidnapping risk in Gulf of Guinea persists London and Kuala Lumpur, 08 April 2019 – The International Chamber of Commerce International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) report for the first quarter of 2019 reveals fewer incidents of piracy...
April 8th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Insight, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 8 April 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 8 April 2019)
Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 8 April 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Focus this week is on the emergency EU Council meeting on 10 April that will consider the UK request for an extension to the Article 50 deadline to 30 June....
April 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Freight sector given more guidance on trade in endangered species in event of no-deal Brexit

Freight sector given more guidance on trade in endangered species in event of no-deal Brexit
Robert Keen Freight sector given more guidance on trade in endangered species in event of no-deal Brexit Following a recent event organised by the British International Freight Association (BIFA), the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has issued additional guidance on the Convention...
April 8th, 2019 | Associations, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme

Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme
Andy Goldsmith Count down under way for start of IMCA’s DP practitioner accreditation scheme   The application process for the International Marine Contractors Association’s (IMCA) DP Practitioner Accreditation Scheme will open on 1 May. In preparation, IMCA has created a dedicated page...
April 8th, 2019 | Associations, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

What a splash that was on the first day of the 23rd Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel!

What a splash that was on the first day of the 23rd Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel!
A general view of the exhibition hall What a splash was the first day of the 23d Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel! Nothing can stop health, beauty and food – the three most ancient issues and causes of human life over many millennia! A great opening with too many guests from all...
April 7th, 2019 | Climate, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, HR, Medical, Pollution | Read More

IAPH World Ports Sustainability Award finalists profile – Governance & Ethics

IAPH World Ports Sustainability Award finalists profile – Governance & Ethics
… IAPH World Ports Sustainability Award finalists profile – Governance & Ethics With twenty days left for the public to choose their favourite WPSP port projects in six award categories ahead of the IAPH World Ports Conference in Guangzhou, we shall be profiling the three finalists for...
April 7th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Singapore Maritime Week 2019

Singapore Maritime Week 2019
Singapore Singapore Maritime Week 2019 Nine-day event emphasises Connectivity, Innovation and Talent, while commemorating Singapore’s Bicentennial Singapore Maritime Week (SMW) 2019 was officially opened this afternoon at a ceremony graced by Mr Khaw Boon Wan, Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure...
April 7th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

The Maritime Standard launches 2019 Awards

The Maritime Standard launches 2019 Awards
Winners of The Maritime Standard Awards 2018 The Maritime Standard launches 2019 Awards Dubai, UAE: Dubai-based publisher and events organiser, The Maritime Standard, has officially launched the Maritime Standard Awards 2019. The company has confirmed they will be held at The Atlantis, the Palm Dubai,...
April 7th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Press and Media | Read More

Hot Pot News from GAC

Hot Pot News from GAC
06-Apr-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 7-20 APRIL 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 7-20 April 2019 Saturday, April 6, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 9 Apr (Thu) – Angolan Peace Day (Reconciliation Day) 9 Apr (Thu) – Araw Ng Kagitingan (Philippines) 14...
April 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More