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Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20

Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20
. Vancouver Fashion Week: New Talents for SS20 by Elena Sendona Vancouver Fashion Week is the fastest-growing fashion week in the world and the only industry event that actively seeks out to showcase international award-winning designers from over 25 global fashion capitals. For 33 seasons, VFW has...
October 20th, 2019 | Accessories, Consumers Market, Events, Fashion, News | Read More

Fall 2019: Cynthia Rowley is Into 70s Whimsy

Fall 2019: Cynthia Rowley is Into 70s Whimsy
…>>>> Fall 2019: Cynthia Rowley is Into 70s Whimsy by Elena Sendona Cynthia Rowley is always fun to watch as she is seasonally unfolding her playful, active, and energized spirit with creations that bring into the forefront leisure as priority, in the sense that busy women have the...
October 20th, 2019 | Accessories, Fashion | Read More

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019

Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World – 20 Oct 2019
Your Transformation Update from Fathom.World Hello and welcome to the week’s Transformation. The coming 10 years has been called the decade of research and development. If shipping is to achieve the IMO’s 2050 decarbonisation target it needs to have some of the answers by 2030 in order for...
October 20th, 2019 | Communication, Emissions, Environment | Read More

BREXIT: Sticks nix hick pix

BREXIT: Sticks nix hick pix
…and now back again to House of all Parliaments BREXIT: Sticks nix hick pix Following our yesterdays point/note as well as todays Super Saturday’s deliberations in the House of Parliament, I guess Ariadne’s Thread says it all. There is more bad news to come as well as good news depending on...
October 19th, 2019 | European Union, Politics and Government | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Oct-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 20 OCTOBER-2 NOVEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 20 October-2 November 2019 Saturday, October 19, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 23 Oct (Wed) – Chulalongkorn Day (Thailand) 27 Oct...
October 19th, 2019 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

BIMCO: Tanker deliveries are soaring as demolitions hit decade-lows

BIMCO: Tanker deliveries are soaring as demolitions hit decade-lows
Peter Sand BIMCO: Tanker deliveries are soaring as demolitions hit decade-lows Delivered tonnage of crude oil tankers have grown by +37%, whereas total fleet demolitions for 2019 have slumped to the lowest in a decade with a reduction of 52% from the year before. Full story here, including all graphics: https://www.bimco.org/news/market_analysis/2019/20191016_tanker_deliveries_are_soaring Tanker...
October 19th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Markets, Reports, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers | Read More

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more

IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more
IMF’s raison d’être in jeopardy, Europe’s fiscal fisticuffs, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW   Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 14-18 October 2019, Vol.10 Ed.42 Most-Read Commentary Imperilled co-operation at IMF annual meetings: With multilateral co-operation...
October 19th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Insight, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics…

Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics…
John Faraclas Dry and Wet Markets in the red amid perplexed Geopolitics… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost eight points since yesterday and now stands at 1,855 points; on a weekly basis the losses were 69 points – from 1,924 (11/10). The Wets losses were substantial. As for the Geopolitics: couldn’t...
October 18th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Civil Unrest, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, IACS, Intercargo, International Chamber of Shipping, Intertanko, Markets, Military, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Oct-2019 INSTALLATION OF PONTOONS AND GANGWAYS Singapore PORT STATUS WHISKEY SET Mobile, United States PORT PREPARES FOR TROPICAL STORM NESTOR New Orleans, United States INCREASED MAXIMUM DRAUGHT FOR BULK CARRIERS AND TANKERS Torres Strait, Australia SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION...
October 18th, 2019 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center

Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center
Jyoti Patel, MD Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center Jyoti Patel, MD, will join Northwestern Medicine as Medical Director of Thoracic Oncology and Assistant Director for Clinical Research at the Lurie Cancer Center, effective November 1, 2019. She will also serve as Associate Vice Chair for Clinical...
October 18th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Medical | Read More

BREXIT: Ariadnes’ thread in sight…

BREXIT: Ariadnes’ thread in sight…
…and now back to the House of all Parliaments BREXIT: Ariadnes’ thread in sight… “Nothing matters much and very little matters at all”* is what applies currently in view of tomorrrow’s cucial vote at the Mother of all Parliaments with the BREXIT vote. We eagerly await...
October 18th, 2019 | Breaking News, European Union, Politics and Government | Read More

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping

Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping
. Fuels of the future to decarbonize shipping Ammonia and hydrogen are promising potential fuels of the future in a decarbonized shipping industry, which has to switch to alternative, zero carbon fuels in order to meet the targets set out in the initial IMO strategy on reduction of GHG emissions from...
October 18th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Regulatory | Read More

LCC: A back to basics guide to arbitration and mediation

LCC: A back to basics guide to arbitration and mediation
LCC: A back to basics guide to arbitration and mediation English law allows for several different forums to resolve disputes, as an alternative to litigation in court. Given the costs and resource requirements of court proceedings in England and Wales, these Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) methods...
October 18th, 2019 | P and I Clubs | Read More

Deltamarin signs design contracts with Merima

Deltamarin signs design contracts with Merima
Deltamarin signs design contracts with Merima Deltamarin has signed two design contracts with Merima Oy, a Finland-based company providing turnkey interior solutions for passenger vessels. The contracts cover HVAC and interior design for Merima’s turnkey areas aboard the ferry newbuildings for Tallink...
October 18th, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bermuda Premier Announces Commitment to Digital Currencies at Tech Summit

Bermuda Premier Announces Commitment to Digital Currencies at Tech Summit
Premier David Burt, BDA board member Jessel Mendes and Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire Bermuda Premier Announces Commitment to Digital Currencies at Tech Summit Hamilton, Bermuda, October 17, 2019 – Premier David Burt officially opened the Bermuda Tech Summit yesterday and announced the country would...
October 18th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

“K” LINE, MOL, & NYK Share Data with ONE through the Common Data Platform “IoS-OP”

“K” LINE, MOL, & NYK Share Data with ONE through the Common Data Platform “IoS-OP”
“K” LINE, MOL, & NYK Share Data with ONE through the Common Data Platform “IoS-OP” Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (”K” LINE), Mitsui O.S.K Lines, Ltd. (MOL), and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) have begun sharing of operational data acquired from the monitoring system installed in...
October 18th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Diana announces final results of self tender offer for shares of common stock

Diana announces final results of self tender offer for shares of common stock
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES FINAL RESULTS OF SELF TENDER OFFER FOR SHARES OF COMMON STOCK ATHENS, GREECE, October 18, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the final results of...
October 18th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020

Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020
. IMO. Sulphur 2020: stakeholders prepare for a sea change from 1 January 2020 Member States and industry stakeholders outline their readiness – and highlight challenges – for sulphur 2020 implementation.  More…    From 1 January 2020, sulphur oxide emissions from ships will be reduced...
October 18th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, International Chamber of Shipping, Pollution | Read More

BT brings 5G future to Belfast harbour with “live” demonstrations of augmented and virtual reality

BT brings 5G future to Belfast harbour with “live” demonstrations of augmented and virtual  reality
Joe O’Neill, CEO Belfast Harbour Gerry McQuade CEO BT Enterprise with Belfast Harbour Technician Marc McCombe demonstrating the live 5G enabled device for remote communication BT brings 5G future to Belfast harbour with “live” demonstrations of augmented and virtual  reality Belfast...
October 18th, 2019 | Events, IT and Communications, News, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets

New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets
New Absa-OMFIF report: African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets African countries progressing towards investment-supportive financial markets, Absa-OMFIF report finds Consistent improvements since 2017 launch of Africa Financial Markets Index Average overall score...
October 18th, 2019 | Banking, Energy, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Invitation | 27/10/19 | BLACK & BLUE from the FKPCOLLECTION

Invitation | 27/10/19 | BLACK & BLUE from the FKPCOLLECTION
. Invitation| 27/10/19 | BLACK & BLUE from the FKPCOLLECTION .                        
October 18th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Save the Date: #BCG ATH Summit 2019/Succeed

Save the Date: #BCG ATH Summit 2019/Succeed
Save the Date: #BCG ATH Summit 2019/Succceed Boston Consulting Group cordially invites you to the BCG ATHENS SUMMIT 2019/ SUCCEED   on November 20th at the SNFCC Lighthouse. Greece is experiencing a reversal of fortunes with a return to growth and a new sense of optimism in the country, contrasting...
October 18th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI

Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI
Helle Hammer, IUMI Policy Forum Chair Containership fires: it is time to take action, says IUMI This year has already seen an alarming number of container ship fires including Yantian Express, APL Vancouver, Grande America, E.R. Kobe and KMTC Hong Kong. The escalation is of growing concern to IUMI (International...
October 18th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Events, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, News | Read More

Thome Group Wins Excellence in Maritime Services/Ship Management

Thome Group Wins Excellence in Maritime Services/Ship Management
Olav Nortun (left) CEO of the Thome Group receiving the award for “Excellence in Maritime Services/ Ship Management” Thome Group Wins Excellence in Maritime Services/Ship Management The Thome Group is delighted to announce that it has won the award for Excellence in Maritime Services/ Ship...
October 18th, 2019 | Awards, Events, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Shell Marine White paper offers critical cylinder oil guidance to support customer preparedness for IMO 2020

Shell Marine White paper offers critical cylinder oil guidance to support customer preparedness for IMO 2020
Shell Marine White paper offers critical cylinder oil guidance to support customer preparedness for IMO 2020 Shell Marine has published a new White Paper that offers ship owners and operators the critical guidance they need on cylinder oils and engine care to transition successfully through the IMO...
October 18th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More