Posts Tagged ‘China’

BIMCO: Crude oil tanker freight rates from the Arabian Gulf to China doubles on the back of tanker attacks

BIMCO: Crude oil tanker freight rates from the Arabian Gulf to China doubles on the back of tanker attacks
Peter Sand Crude oil tanker freight rates from the Arabian Gulf to China doubles on the back of tanker attacks VLCC spot freight rates between the Arabian Gulf and China rose 101% in the days between 13 June 2019 and 20 June 2019, in the aftermath of attacks on two tankers in the Strait of Hormuz. Spot...
June 21st, 2019 | BIMCO, Canals, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

China writing new interbank rules, OMFIF launches Global Public Investor 2019

China writing new interbank rules, OMFIF launches Global Public Investor 2019
China writing new interbank rules, OMFIF launches Global Public Investor 2019 Commentary: China writing new interbank rules By Herbert Poenisch in Beijing China’s commercial banks have struggled in the international arena. They are the biggest in the world, but must abide by rules written over...
June 13th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 12 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Investors adopted a cautious stance against risk assets early today amid renewed trade woes with European bourses opening in the red, following modest...
June 12th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Trump tariffs threaten world economy, Italy at a crossroads

Trump tariffs threaten world economy, Italy at a crossroads
USA’s president Donald Trump Trump tariffs threaten world economy, Italy at a crossroads Commentary: Trump tariffs threaten world economy By Desmond Lachman in Washington Donald Trump’s hard-line stance on the China trade issue could lead to a slowing in the world’s second largest economy....
June 12th, 2019 | Comment, Country Profiles, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 10 June, 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  The majority of Asian equity markets gained in today’s session, European bourses were standing in positive territory in early trade and US stock futures...
June 10th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Treasury navigates shoals of administration, GPI 2019 London launch

Treasury navigates shoals of administration, GPI 2019 London launch
Treasury navigates shoals of administration, GPI 2019 London launch Commentary: Treasury navigates administration shoals By Mark Sobel in Washington The latest instalment of the US Treasury’s semi-annual foreign exchange report is certainly more interesting than previous iterations, for better...
June 3rd, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Renminbi depreciation chances growing, The future of central bank digital currencies

Renminbi depreciation chances growing, The future of central bank digital currencies
Renminbi depreciation chances growing, The future of central bank digital currencies Commentary: Renminbi depreciation chances growing By Mark Sobel in Washington With the intensification of the latest US-China trade salvos, the renminbi has fallen anew. It is approaching Rmb7 per dollar, a figure imbued...
May 30th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

EU elections may end Italy coalition, Japanese and Chinese monetary policy meeting

EU elections may end Italy coalition, Japanese and Chinese monetary policy meeting
EU elections may end Italy coalition, Japanese and Chinese monetary policy meeting Commentary: EU elections may end Italy coalition By Antonio Armellini in Rome For Italy’s ruling coalition, the European parliamentary elections are a test on the viability of governing together. If Salvini’s...
May 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Country Profiles, European Union, Events, Finance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Asian bourses posted modest gains today after the US administration temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on China’s Huawei, the world’s...
May 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

China holds ‘moral high ground’, Modern monetary theory podcast

China holds ‘moral high ground’, Modern monetary theory podcast
China holds ‘moral high ground’, Modern monetary theory podcast Commentary: China holds ‘moral high ground’ By Iris Pang in Hong Kong Beijing’s response to Washington’s tariff increase on Chinese imports has, to date, been relatively mild. If the US were to expand...
May 15th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs

40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs
  COSL’s 12 new LNG fuelled offshore support vessels will feature Wärtsilä 20DF dual-fuel engines. Copyright: COSL 40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 May 2019 at 10 am EEST The technology group Wärtsilä has won the contract...
May 13th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 10 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 10 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 10 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Market worries over further escalation in the US/China trade war are on the rise after the US administration decided to raise tariffs to 25% from 10%...
May 10th, 2019 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 8 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 8 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 8 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   Taking their cue from Wall Street’s losses overnight, Asian bourses lost ground in today’s session and European equity markets opened lower, amid...
May 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 6 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:   US President Donald Trump increased pressure on China on Sunday to reach a trade deal, threatening to raise tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese imports...
May 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

CAPAS 2019 responds to local demand and addresses challenges in the market

CAPAS 2019 responds to local demand and addresses challenges in the market
CAPAS 2019 responds to local demand and addresses challenges in the market      The sixth edition of the Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) is set to open on 23 to 25 May 2019 at the Chengdu Century City New International Exhibition & Convention...
May 6th, 2019 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Power struggles weigh on South Africa, Internationalisation of the renminbi

Power struggles weigh on South Africa, Internationalisation of the renminbi
. Power struggles weigh on South Africa, Internationalisation of the renminbi Commentary: Power struggles weigh on South Africa By Michelle Middleton in New York and Laura Ostrander in Boston South Africa faces a deteriorating fiscal balance, high government debt and an inefficient and unreliable power...
May 1st, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

U-Freight on the move in Beijing

U-Freight on the move in Beijing
One of UF-Logistics new warehouse U-FREIGHT ON THE MOVE IN BEIJING The Beijing office of U-Freight (Shanghai) Ltd has moved to a new office location to provide enhanced services for customers and staff. U-Freight (Shanghai) is one of a number of subsidiaries that the Hong Kong-based U-Freight Group has...
April 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics | Read More

New Green RoRo Vessels for Finnlines – designed by KNUD E. HANSEN

New Green RoRo Vessels for Finnlines – designed by KNUD E. HANSEN
Nanjing Jinling Shipyard, China, New Green RoRo Vessels for Finnlines – designed by KNUD E. HANSEN KNUD E. HANSEN has signed a contract with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard, China, for developing the Basic Design of three large RoRo vessels, based on the Finnlines / Grimaldi / KNUD E. HANSEN design. The...
April 26th, 2019 | News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more

Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more
. Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more 15-19 April 2019 Vol.10 Ed.16 OMFIF update – Week 16 2019 COMMENTARY  Belt and Road delivers crucial capital China’s Belt and Road initiative provides access to capital for connected emerging markets...
April 20th, 2019 | Associations, Comment, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable

Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable
Belt and Road delivers crucial capital, US-China trade relationship roundtable Commentary: Belt and Road delivers crucial capital By Yaseen Anwar in Singapore China’s Belt and Road initiative provides access to capital for connected emerging markets that have not had the necessary investment grade...
April 16th, 2019 | Comment, Construction, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Stena Line’s second next generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China

Stena Line’s second next generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China
Stena Edda just before the water started to fill up the dry dock. Stena Line’s second next generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China Leading ferry company Stena Line has achieved another major milestone in its fleet investment program with the ‘float out’ ceremony of the second vessel...
April 15th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Sergio Fabbrini on the future of Europe, Mojmír Hampl on China and the West, and more

Sergio Fabbrini on the future of Europe, Mojmír Hampl on China and the West, and more
OMFIF Update 8-12 April 2019 Vol.10 Ed.15 Sergio Fabbrini on the future of Europe, Mojmír Hampl on China and the West, and more COMMENTARY  Beijing ready to ‘China-ise’ the West China is enjoying growing wealth because the authorities have set loose beneficial market forces. Many western...
April 13th, 2019 | Banking, Energy, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019

The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019
The Bunkerspot Update 09/04/2019 NOON REPORT GLOBAL: DNV GL focusing on ‘energy transition’ opportunities In its newly-published 2018 Annual Report, DNV GL has argued that a rapid energy transition over the next decade will be ‘a great source of risk and of opportunity’ for both the group...
April 9th, 2019 | Bunkering, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Beijing ready to ‘China-ise’ the West, Rethinking strategies for financial inclusion

Beijing ready to ‘China-ise’ the West, Rethinking strategies for financial inclusion
. Beijing ready to ‘China-ise’ the West, Rethinking strategies for financial inclusion Commentary: Beijing ready to ‘China-ise’ the West By Mojmír Hampl in Prague The West is slowly getting over the idea that China will ‘westernise’. The illusion that it is only a...
April 9th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

YSA Design delivers stylish slice of “Costa Venezia” to China

YSA Design delivers stylish slice of “Costa Venezia” to China
Costa Venezia’s Canal Grande Aft features a real gondola made by Squero di San Trovaso artisans ‘floating’ in backlit glass SA Design delivers stylish slice of Costa Venezia to China A sizeable slice of Venetian style and chic will float into Asia’s flourishing cruise market next month, when...
April 2nd, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More