Posts Tagged ‘Athens’

The Markets dive, the geopolitics are messy, terrorism must be smashed here and now!

The Markets dive, the geopolitics are messy, terrorism must be smashed here and now!
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down 16 points at 918, Geopolitics continue to be messy all over, and Terrorism must be smashed here and now as excuses are, at best, SILLY! John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI approaches the 900 point mark and if same is broken then you better dive in an...
May 25th, 2017 | Breaking News, Markets, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2017 Day 2

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2017 Day 2
Still a full house on Day 2 4TH POSIDONIA SEA TOURISM FORUM KICK STARTS EAST MED’S PORT AND MARINA INVESTMENT DRIVE Greek government determined to capitalise on sea tourism’s growth potential  through concession and PPP investment models Thanks to the recent formation of an integrated national strategy...
May 24th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Marsh: Relocate to new premises in Athens

Marsh: Relocate to new premises in Athens
We are pleased to inform you that Marsh will be relocated to new premises. Due to this event, the office will be closed on Friday, May 26, 2017.  On Monday, May 29 2017, Marsh will operate from its new premises in the following address: 8-10 Sorou and Dimitsanas 151 25  Marousi, Athens The main telephone...
May 24th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance | Read More

PPA’s investment plans aired at 4th Posidonia Sea Tourism forum

PPA’s investment plans aired at 4th Posidonia Sea Tourism forum
PPA’s Theodora Riga, Manager of Strategic Planning & Marketing Department, delivering her speech PIRAEUS PORT AUTHORITY INVESTMENT PLANS TABLED AT 4thPOSIDONIA SEA TOURISM FORUM Cruise sector at core of expansion plans Piraeus Port Authority is investing Euro 294mn over a five-year period to...
May 24th, 2017 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Maritime Tourism, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017

Diana Containerships Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017
ATHENS, GREECE, May 22, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today reported a net loss of $7.4 million for the first quarter of 2017, compared to a net loss of $5.8 million for the respective...
May 22nd, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2017

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2017
Dr. Thanos Pallis, Secretary General, MEDCRUISE, Mr. Theodore Kontes, President, Union of Cruise Ship owners and Associated Members, Mr. Theodore Vokos, Executive Director, Posidonia Exhibitions SA, Mr. Panagiotis Kouroumplis, Minister of Shipping and Insular Policy, Mr. Antonis Stelliatos, President,...
May 10th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Sailing, Sports, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Gavridis Glass brings its design expertise to shipping

Gavridis Glass brings its design expertise to shipping
Samples of designs for a Ro/Ro ferry’s saloon For the first time, Gavridis Glass has participated in the Spring Katoikia Fair at the Olympic Fencing Centre for in Ellinikon by the sea in Athens. The 2017 fair took place from March 11-19. The event is one of the biggest and most important trade...
May 2nd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

GREEN4SEA Conference addressed challenges and opportunities for sustainable shipping

GREEN4SEA Conference addressed challenges and opportunities for sustainable shipping
A view of the Eugenides Foundation’s Auditorium On April 5th, twenty-four global experts discussed the environmental regulatory developments concerning the shipping industry, especially regarding the 0.5% Global Sulphur Cap, shipping emissions MRV and BWMC implementation at the 2017 GREEN4SEA Conference...
April 6th, 2017 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Celestyal Cruises wins five awards at Tourism Awards 2017

Celestyal Cruises wins five awards at Tourism Awards 2017
…Celestyal’s winners! Annual Ceremony Celebrates Excellence in Travel & Tourism Piraeus, Greece — Celestyal Cruises, the only home-porting cruise operator in Greece and the preeminent sea cruise line serving Greek destinations and the island of Cuba, today announced it won five...
March 24th, 2017 | Awards, Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Greek Technical Committee of DNV GL meets in Athens

Greek Technical Committee of DNV GL meets in Athens
Group Photo of DNV GL Greek Technical Committee Athens, February 21st, 2017 – The Annual Greek Technical Committee of DNV GL attended by its members, gathered in the Athenaeum InterContinental Hotel, in Athens. Chairman’s opening address The acting Chairman, Sokratis Dimakopoulos, made an introduction...
March 22nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Environment, Events, News, People and Places, Pollution, Technical | Read More

Thordon’s Seathigor for Maritime Environmental Award

Thordon’s Seathigor for Maritime Environmental Award
Thordon Bearings’ SeaThigor has been nominated in the technology category of the Green4Sea Awards 2017 SeaThigor, the forward propeller shaft seal Thordon Bearings introduced to the market last year, has been nominated in the technology category of the Green4Sea awards, which will take place in Athens...
March 14th, 2017 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Diana Containerships reactivates “Pucon” on period fixture with OOCL

Diana Containerships reactivates “Pucon” on period fixture with OOCL
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE REACTIVATION AND  THE TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PUCON WITH OOCL ATHENS, GREECE, March 13, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that...
March 13th, 2017 | Chartering, Containers, Markets | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame welcomes new sponsorship support

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame  welcomes new sponsorship support
View from above; what an event that was last year! Citi Private Bank and Bahamas Maritime Authority  join supporters of 2017 Induction event [March 7, 2017] The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce additional sponsorship support for this year’s Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony...
March 7th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Propeller Club of Piraeus Ball Masque 2017

Propeller Club of Piraeus Ball Masque 2017
Propelling fun… The International Propeller Club of the U.S., International Port of Piraeus, threw its 2nd Masque Ball at Cinderella Disco in Kolonaki, Athens, on the 15th February 2017 with costume theme: “Mermaids in Love” from the ‘60’s Greek movie (Γοργόνες καιΜάγκες). The...
March 1st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Charity, Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink, Holidays | Read More

Diana announces the Filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Diana announces the Filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces the Filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F ATHENS, GREECE, February 21, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that on February 17, 2017 it filed its...
February 21st, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@688 and Geopolitics; an enigma…

The BDI@688 and Geopolitics; an enigma…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained three points since yesterday – being those lost yesterday, and at 688 fights for survival. The Geopolitical front will soon produce a mega mayhem; it might be a good bye to Peace. John Faraclas’ daily report: The Capers and the Panamaxes lost 11...
February 15th, 2017 | Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Trade and Commerce | Read More

8th Annual Capital Link Greek Shipping Forum, Wednesday, February 15th , 2017

8th Annual Capital Link Greek Shipping Forum, Wednesday, February 15th , 2017
Nicolas Bornozis Opportunities and Challenges, The Capital Link’s 8th Annual Greek Shipping Forum Capital Link is hosting its 8th Annual Greek Shipping Forum on Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 at the Divani Caravel Hotel in Athens, Greece, in cooperation with the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ. Greek...
February 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipmanagement | Read More

Chios Marine Club 2017 Vassilopitta

Chios Marine Club 2017 Vassilopitta
Konstantinos Vassiliadis, president of Chios Marine Club, cutting the Vassilopitta Chios Marine Club’s (CMC) annual Vassilopitta cutting event took place last Wednesday at Athens’ Metropolitan Hotel in the Corfu Room with the presence of nearly 180 members and friends. The event began with the welcome...
January 27th, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Register for 8th Annual Capital Link Greek Shipping Forum on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in Athens, Greece

Register for 8th Annual Capital Link Greek Shipping Forum on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 in Athens, Greece
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 8:15 AM – 5:00 PM (Followed by Networking Cocktail Reception) Venue: Divani Caravel Hotel                Registration is complimentary for qualified attendees Capital Link’s 8th Annual Greek Shipping Forum in Athens, Greece will take place...
January 26th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipmanagement | Read More

Diana fixes on period two more vessels

Diana fixes on period two more vessels
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V SANTA BARBARA WITH  CARGILL AND M/V SALT LAKE CITY WITH UNIPER  ATHENS, GREECE, January 18, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today...
January 18th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana fixes caper “P.S.Palios” and kamsarmax “Myrto” on period

Diana fixes caper “P.S.Palios” and  kamsarmax “Myrto” on period
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V P. S. PALIOS WITH KOCH AND DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MYRTO WITH CARGILL  ATHENS, GREECE, January 13, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership...
January 13th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships announces date for 2016 Q4 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast

Diana Containerships announces date for 2016 Q4 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE DATE FOR THE 2016 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS, CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST   ATHENS, GREECE, January 11, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships,...
January 11th, 2017 | Containers, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

AUEB’s call for applications for Sept 2017 on MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management,

AUEB’s call for applications for Sept 2017 on MSc in International Shipping, Finance and Management,
  Prof. Manolis Kavussanos CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – INTAKE SEPTEMBER 2017  The MSc program aims to offer postgraduate education and training to graduate students and executives that wish to work or are currently employed in the sectors of Shipping, Finance and Management, and aim to advance to...
January 4th, 2017 | Academia, Education and Training, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

1 year HAEE: 2016 review

1 year HAEE: 2016 review
Professor Dr. Kostas Andriosopoulos Since its inception in March 2015, the Hellenic Association for Energy Economics (www.HAEE.gr) acts as an interdisciplinary forum / think tank that promotes the exchange of ideas, research results and experiences among academics, professionals, business executives...
December 30th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Gas, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

MSc in international shipping, finance & management – call for applications – intake 2017

MSc in international shipping, finance & management – call for applications – intake 2017
The MSc program aims to offer postgraduate education and training to graduate students and executives that wish to work or are currently employed in the sectors of Shipping, Finance and Management, and aim to advance to the highest levels of the international market via an English-speaking graduate training...
December 22nd, 2016 | Academia, Communication, Maritime Education and Training | Read More