Posts Tagged ‘Athens’

Athens nominated as 2020 Best European Destination!

Athens nominated as 2020 Best European Destination!
Athens nominated as 2020 Best European Destination! Athens is in the running to be crowned as Europe’s Best Destination for 2020, at the competition organised by European Best Destinations, in partnership with the greatest European tourism offices, developed to promote culture and tourism in Europe Voting...
January 27th, 2020 | Awards, Tourism | Read More

Peter Sand to offer future industry insight at Slide2Open Shipping Finance conference in Athens, Greece

Peter Sand to offer future industry insight at Slide2Open Shipping Finance conference in Athens, Greece
Peter Sand Peter Sand to offer future industry insight at Slide2Open Shipping Finance conference in Athens, Greece Peter Sand will offer his view of the most relevant future commercial aspects to the shipping industry and cover global macroeconomic developments as well as the current state of the three...
January 24th, 2020 | Banking, BIMCO, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, Shipfinance | Read More

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.

The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition.
From the blessing of the traditional Greek New Year cake (Vasilopita) The Propeller Club celebrates New Year in the Greek tradition. Once again, the International Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Piraeus, celebrated New Year in the Greek tradition, with the cutting of the traditional Greek...
January 21st, 2020 | Anniversaries, Charity, Clubs, Events, People and Places, Scholarships | Read More

ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens

ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens
  Dr. Chris Leontopoulos ABS Participates in Seminar at the National Technical University of Athens ABS Greece was invited by the National Technical University of Athens to deliver a seminar on propulsion shafting systems. The lecture took place on the 4 December, 2019 to a group of graduate and...
January 13th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMES’ 12th Maritime Congress on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum

IMES’ 12th Maritime Congress on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum
The 12th Maritime Congress “2020. A wind of change in shipping Finance & Green Shipping. Do the Charters demand or prefer Green Vessels. What are The Shipping Finance Alternatives in 2020?” will take place on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum. Registration at 09:30...
January 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

The BDI@1,151: CAUTION!

The BDI@1,151: CAUTION!
John Faraclas The BDI@1,151: CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost ALSO its 1,200 points threshold – THANKS to the triple-digit Capes’ losses. Geopolitics a big “farce” given the inhumane business and political hooligans behaviour which will damage shipping in its entirety – and beyond…...
December 19th, 2019 | Charity, Chartering, Clubs, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, People and Places, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Probunkers’ CEO Alexander Prokopakis with Lloyd’s Register’s Marine & Offshore Regional Manager, South Europe, Theodosis Stamatelos probunkers receives The Sustainability Award  at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Athens, Greece, December 10th 2019 – probunkers...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Events, LNG | Read More

Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets

Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets
John Faraclas Uncertainty and volatility rule the Markets The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 17 points and now stands at 1,558 – on a weekly tough basis same was up 30 points from 1,528 (29/11). Geopolitics still sour. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: The Capes’ BCI was down 52 points at 3,273...
December 6th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Awards, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Markets, Military, Pollution, Regulatory, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach”

WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach”
WISTA-Hellas president Angie Hartmann during her opening address WISTA Hellas discussed about “Redefining Shipping, embracing a new approach” Over 200 key players from the Greek and international shipping community came together for the WISTA Hellas 2019 Annual Forum at Athens’ Hilton Hotel on...
November 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Countdown #BCG ATH SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED

Countdown #BCG ATH SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED
Countdown #BCG ATH SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED Transforming to Win in the ‘20s November 20th|6-9pm Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, Lighthouse Boston Consulting Group looks forward to welcoming you at the BCG ATHENS SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED  Transforming to Win in the ’20s at the Lighthouse...
November 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

RINA works with the National Technical University of Athens to support the future Young Engineers in Greece

RINA works with the National Technical University of Athens to support the future Young Engineers in Greece
r to l: Stefanos Chatzinikolaou, RINA, Andreas Boudouvis, NTUA Rector, Nello Sulfaro, Ceo RINA Services, Gregory Grigoropoulos , Dean of NA&ME, Spyridon Zolotas, RINA and Ioannis Chatzigeorgiou vice rector, NTUA RINA works with the National Technical University of Athens to support the future Young...
November 8th, 2019 | Academia, Classification Societies, HR, Maritime Education and Training | 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

BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens

BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens
Peter Sand BIMCO’s Peter Sand to offer container market insight in Athens BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, will be speaking and providing the audience with unique insights on the container market at the European Shipping Seminar on 27 November 2019 in Athens, Greece. The European Shipping...
October 16th, 2019 | BIMCO, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

ICC’s Centennial in Athens’ Zappeion Mansion

ICC’s Centennial in Athens’ Zappeion Mansion
Petros Doukas, president ICC Hellas at the podium delivering his welcome speech; picture credits Regina J. Faraclas ICC’s Centennial in Athens’ Zappeion Mansion “The Next Century of Global Business” is the theme of ICC Centenary Celebration – Europe at a full house in one of Greece and Planet...
October 9th, 2019 | Breaking News, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Organisations | Read More

INTERCARGO held its semi-annual meetings in Athens

INTERCARGO held its semi-annual meetings in Athens
Dimitris J. Fafalios INTERCARGO held its semi-annual meetings in Athens “2020 still dominates dry bulk shipping’s challenges” INTERCARGO held its Annual General Meeting, Executive and Technical Committees’ meetings in Athens on 3 and 4 October 2019, along with a well-attended dinner reception...
October 7th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Intercargo | Read More

Launch: Baltic ICS Lecture Series 3

Launch: Baltic ICS Lecture Series 3
3rd annual Baltic ICS Lecture Series Attended by 600+ shipping professionals globally starts next week in  Shanghai, Singapore, Athens, London and now also Hong Kong Chartering, trading and operations staff are invited to join the 3rd annual lecture series supporting future generations of industry...
September 19th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

With deep sadness we announce the passing of Takis

With deep sadness we announce the passing of Takis
. With deep sadness we announce the passing of Takis It is to our deep regret to learn that Takis the iconic man of arts and in particular of sculpture,  coupled with physics and Cosmos begins his journey to Sea of Eternity. The communique for the Takis Foundation reads: “It is with deep sadness...
August 9th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Breaking News, News, Obituaries, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

ICS Professional Maritime Programme_New Groups

ICS Professional Maritime Programme_New Groups
ICS Professional Maritime Programme – New Groups Starting September 2019 New Groups The Hellenic Management Centre, official educational provider of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in Greece, offers the ICS Professional Maritime Programme; a 1-year Course which has been designed to...
August 7th, 2019 | Maritime Education and Training | Read More

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

Diana announces preliminary results of self tender offer  for shares of common stock
.. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF SELF TENDER OFFER FOR SHARES OF COMMON STOCK ATHENS, GREECE, July 26, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the preliminary...
July 26th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tenders | Read More

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period to Cargill

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period to Cargill
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MYRTO WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, July 22, 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...
July 22nd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

A 5.1R earthquake shakes the plain of Athens

A 5.1R earthquake shakes the plain of Athens
A view of the west part of the plain of Athens A 5.1R earthquake shakes the plain of Athens An strong earthquake shook the plain of Athens having its epicentre 22km (14m) north west of Athens at 12:20 BST (14:20 local time), possible in the same place with the very strong earthquake in 1999 at 6.1 of...
July 19th, 2019 | Breaking News, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons | Read More

Market Volatility continues amid Global uncertainty

Market Volatility continues amid Global uncertainty
John Faraclas Market Volatility continues amid Global uncertainty The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 34 points earlier on today at 1,759. Geopolitical uncertainty the name of the game… John Faraclas brief daily recap: It was only yesterday that we witnessed the first hiccup following over weeks  of...
July 9th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Inland Waterways, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Yachting | Read More

9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum «Investments, Extroversion & Social Responsibility: Pillars for Sustainable Development»

9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum  «Investments, Extroversion & Social Responsibility:  Pillars for Sustainable Development»
Marianna Politopoulou and Jeremy Downward 9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum «Investments, Extroversion & Social Responsibility: Pillars for Sustainable Development» Tuesday 25th of June 2019, Athens Hilton Hotel  July 3nd, 2019 – The 9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum titled «Investments,...
July 5th, 2019 | Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events | Read More

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records…

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records…
From the record breaking conference Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum sets new attendance records as East Med takes centre stage in global cruise itineraries More than 830 participants from 21 countries and 35 exhibitors from every facet of sea tourism framed the 5th Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum, setting new...
June 10th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Industry, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism | Read More

The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed…

The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed…
John Faraclas The BDI “stuck” at 1,138; geopolitics more than perplexed… The BDI remained as per yesterday’s closing at 1,138 but on a weekly basis same gained 42 points – from 1,096 (31/5)… thanks to the as ever volatile Capes… Geopolitics not just perplexed, extremely dangerous and things...
June 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More