Posts Tagged ‘Aegean Sea’

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender
The VIKING ambulance boat VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has been declared the winning bidder in a tender covering three offshore high-speed ambulance boats that will support emergency services in the Aegean Sea. The international tender was concluded after a cooperation...
October 29th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Destination Chios!

Destination Chios!
Pristine waters The holiday season is on and its peak begins now that schools and academies are closed all over Europe – and in most other northern hemisphere countries. For sure the Mediterranean and in particular the Greek Archipelago has a lot to offer to those looking for tranquillity far from...
June 29th, 2018 | Holidays, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Celestyal Cruises announces its 2019 itineraries

Celestyal Cruises announces its 2019 itineraries
Kyriakos Anastassiadis Beloved Aegean Cruises Combine Marquee Destinations with Hidden Gems 71 Total Iconic Calls Scheduled for 2019, A Nine Percent Increase Piraeus, Greece: Celestyal Cruises announced its 2019 Itineraries, which will bring its passengers to the best of the Aegean. All cruises depart...
November 15th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Markets “enjoy” …the uplift; not though Geopolitics…

Markets “enjoy” …the uplift; not though Geopolitics…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) clinched 17 points since last Friday the 11th of August and now stands at 1,155,  thanks to the Capers and partially to the Panamaxes; the Geopolitical issues and news are very disturbing… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers saw the BCI up 80 points...
August 14th, 2017 | Chartering, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The University of the Aegean on the top of the national list

The University of the Aegean on the top of the national list
External periodic evaluation: the University of the Aegean on the top of the national list Following the announcement by the Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency (HQA)*, of the results of the external periodic evaluation of the 22 Greek public universities http://www.hqa.gr/en/insteval-reports.php...
February 2nd, 2017 | Academia, Awards, Education and Training, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, Story of the Month | Read More

A million senses from Greece

A million senses from Greece
Aggela Menni, Kostas Boulazeris and Vivi Sidirofagi We  dream to live in an autism friendly world “A million senses is a social start up, created in 2016, to design autism friendly holidays in Greece for people within the autism spectrum and their families.” There are a million different stories...
January 22nd, 2017 | Featured, Health and Safety, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Tourism | Read More

Oinoussians 2016 Annual Charity Dinner

Oinoussians 2016 Annual Charity Dinner
Mr. John M. Hadjipateras delivering his speech Last night we witnessed one of the best ever events organised by the Oinoussai Benevolent Fund in support of people in multiple needs. Once again this was organised at the London Marriott Hotel in Grosvenor Square, attracting nearly 350 members, guests and...
November 20th, 2016 | Charity, Events | Read More

Nissos Mykonos maneuvering with fireworks for Saint Paraskevi Day

Nissos Mykonos maneuvering with fireworks for Saint Paraskevi Day
The Nissos Mykonos during the fireworks start… We continue our videos from Chios, Greece – Central Eastern Aegean Sea, and this time our international viewers will have the chance to see a very special one by Konstantinos Milt. Anagnostou* showing the respect and tradition bestowed for Christianity...
August 19th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Film Industry, Religion | Read More

The BDI@555; no fuming, …just smoking*

The BDI@555; no fuming, …just smoking*
John Faraclas With another 16 points plus earlier on today since last Friday’s closing, the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) at 555 is trying to maintain a level of fewer losses given that all ships more or less need US$ 2-2500 daily support/self-finance from its owners to avoid lay-ups or being by its creditors...
April 11th, 2016 | Civil Unrest, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Sales and Purchases, Sanctions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel – Where Art meets with the Aegean Sea

Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel – Where Art meets with the Aegean Sea
Stunning views… Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel – Where Art meets with the Aegean Sea The perfect destination for those seeking a relaxing and stylish getaway to Astypalea Island in Greece. Kallichoron is located in the picturesque village of Chora and offers sweeping views of the island’s...
March 29th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Food and Drink, Maritime Tourism, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

IMRF to support rescue services in the Aegean

IMRF to support rescue services in the Aegean
Bruce Reid INTERNATIONAL MARITIME RESCUE FEDERATION TO SUPPORT RESCUE SERVICES IN THE AEGEAN London, Tuesday, February 23. The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) is to strengthen the capacity and effectiveness of the Hellenic Rescue Team (HRT), an IMRF member organisation which is constantly...
February 23rd, 2016 | Health and Safety, Immigration, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

The Migrants issue continues…

The Migrants issue continues…
John Faraclas Without prejudice Anathema and Migrants: Human Aggression at its best! Why all this hypocrisy by all involved and in particular from the so called politically correct EU’s masters of colonialism? Do they have an idea what an… ism ending means and entails…? John Faraclas’s insight...
February 1st, 2016 | At the end of the day..., Bribery and Corruption, Civil Unrest, Claims, Corruption, Defense, Health and Safety, HR, Immigration, Insight, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Fraud, Military, News, P and I Clubs, Religion, Sanctions, Seizures | Read More

How the Aegean Sea and its dazzling colours inspired British artist Sue Tritton Brown

How the Aegean Sea and its dazzling colours inspired British artist Sue Tritton Brown
Sailing Terms. Digital fine art print. By Sue Tritton Brown. How the Aegean Sea and its dazzling colours inspired British artist Sue Tritton Brown London artist Sue Tritton Brown is captivated by the friendliness of the Greek people and intrigued by the beauty of the islands, especially Skiathos. Here...
July 5th, 2015 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

The Migrants issue: the masks must fall….the Bautas must be dropped…

The Migrants issue: the masks must fall….the Bautas must be dropped…
A Guarda Costiera patrol boat from Italy, part of the Frontex Force in the port of Chios WITHOUT PREJUDICE Time and again I have stressed the fact that the media and politicians must come down to their senses and face reality on this ongoing inhumane issue. John Faraclas writes and provokes: The latest...
April 14th, 2015 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Comment, Corporate Social Responsibility, Corruption, European Union, Featured, Health and Safety, HR, Immigration, IMO, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Fraud, Medical, Mediterranean Shipping, Military, News, Organisations, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Seizures, Short-sea shipping, UN | Read More

The first Mastiha Festival

The first Mastiha Festival
From the opening ceremony; sixth from the left is Notis Mitarakis, the greek undersecretary of Greece’s Ministry of Development The First Mastiha Festival on Chios 30th of July to 30th of August 2014 Arts, Culture, History, Tradition and Local Products The unification of Nine Aegean islands talents Aegean:...
July 30th, 2014 | Art and auctions, Associations, Books, HR, Immigration, Music, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Tsavliris’ recent activities and the “Yusuf Cepnioglou” case

Tsavliris’ recent activities and the “Yusuf Cepnioglou” case
The “YUSUF CEPNIOGLU’s” grounding on the Mykonian rocks Tsavliris Salvage Group has witnessed a continued spate of activity following on from the 14 LOF’s secured in 2013.  The current year has seen Tsavliris appointed to undertake seven salvage cases, six under LOF and one under...
March 17th, 2014 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

UKHO Publishes Mariners’ Routeing Guides for Turkish Straits

UKHO Publishes Mariners’ Routeing Guides for Turkish Straits
Routeing guide TSS The Straits of Istanbul south approach and Sea of Marmara Mariners’ Routeing Guides for the Strait of Istanbul and the Strait of Canakkale added to existing portfolio of ADMIRALTY Routeing Guides The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) is launching two new Mariners’...
February 18th, 2014 | IT and Communications, Technology | Read More

Worldwide: Dry and wet markets still on a downward pace… Greece: still a lot to be done but oil will be the name of the game

Worldwide: Dry and wet markets still on a downward pace… Greece: still a lot to be done but oil will be the name of the game
John N. Faraclas The following are the main points from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Niki Karathanou at the SBC TV’s studios last Friday the 10th   of May 2013: 1)The markets was the opening with Niki Karathanou asking whether Faraclas agrees with BIMCO’s Peter Sands prediction that...
May 13th, 2013 | Dialogs and Debates, News | Read More