Posts Tagged ‘Athens’

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

WISTA Hellas Annual Forum debates shipping’s resilience in an unstable environment

WISTA Hellas Annual Forum debates shipping’s resilience in an unstable environment
… The WISTA Hellas 2016 Annual Forum brought key players from the Greek and international shipping community together for an animated panel discussion on the uncertainty dominating the global market at Intercontinental Hotel in Athens on Thursday 8 December. More than 300 shipping professionals...
December 21st, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Markets and Geopolitics hang in the balance…

Markets and Geopolitics hang in the balance…
John Faraclas Further twists and turns for both the Markets and Geopolitics as the situ might get off hand for the masses but NOT for the real masters on Planet Ocean; John Faraclas daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost a modest 13 points since yesterday and now stands at 914, thanks to the volatile...
December 20th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Events, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Story of the Day | Read More

Fundraising party supporting Project Connect

Fundraising party supporting Project Connect
From the Rock & Roll charity fundraising When the going gets tough, the tough go partying By Katia, Mary, and Irene They say that laughter and fun are the best medicine.  In order to relieve the stress piled up in 2016, friends in the Greek Shipping Community organized another innovative party that...
December 19th, 2016 | Charity, Events, Jobs, People and Places, Shipmanagement | Read More

Quantimetrica: Control any device with short voice commands

Quantimetrica: Control any device with short voice commands
Dr. Yianni Doumenis Quantimetrica:  Control any device with short voice commands by Dr. Yiannis Doumenis    Quantimetrica Ltd. is a company based in London, UK with a footprint also in San Francisco, California, Austin, Texas, USA and Athens, Greece. Quantimetrica specialises in voice recognition...
December 13th, 2016 | Corruption, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2016: The Winners

Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2016: The Winners
Mr. Junichiro Iida, executive vice president of Event Sponsor ClassNK, opened the event with a few words to the international audience.   Laskaridis, Efthymiou and Hajioannou win major awards as nearly 1,200 turn out for shipping awards gala – Thenamaris, Samos Steamship, National Bank of...
December 5th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Events, People and Places | Read More

Stealthgas reports Q3 2016 financial and operating results

Stealthgas reports Q3 2016 financial and operating results
Harry Vafias STEALTHGAS INC. REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL AND OPERATING RESULTS ATHENS, GREECE, November 29, 2016. STEALTHGAS INC. (NASDAQ: GASS), a ship-owning company primarily serving the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry, announced today its unaudited...
November 29th, 2016 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, LPG, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

RINA Hellenic Advisory Committee meets in Athens

RINA Hellenic Advisory Committee meets in Athens
RINA Hellenic Committee hosted several leaders within the Greek shipping community on the 8th of November, to discussed important industry issues. Spyridon Zolotas, RINA’s Area Manager for Greece and Cyprus, in his introduction thanked the Members for their valuable support and outlined the company’s...
November 24th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Diana Containerships announces change in date for its 2016 Q3 financial results

Diana Containerships announces change in date for its 2016 Q3 financial results
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES CHANGE IN DATE FOR RELEASE OF ITS 2016 THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS  ATHENS, GREECE, November 16, 2016 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced...
November 16th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More