Posts Tagged ‘China’

Why the ECB must keep its monetary pillar, Mark Sobel’s 2020 predictions, and more

Why the ECB must keep its monetary pillar, Mark Sobel’s 2020 predictions, and more
. Why the ECB must keep its monetary pillar, Mark Sobel’s 2020 predictions, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 13-17 January 2020, Vol.11 Ed.1 Most-Read Commentary ECB must keep its monetary pillar: The European Central Bank’s two pillars of...
January 18th, 2020 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets | Read More

CAPAS 2020 pinpoints new energy sector to drive continuous growth in Southwest China’s automotive market

CAPAS 2020 pinpoints new energy sector to drive continuous growth in Southwest China’s automotive market
. CAPAS 2020 pinpoints new energy sector to drive continuous growth in Southwest China’s automotive market Serving as a business gateway into Southwest China’s evolving automotive market and supply chain, the Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) has...
January 17th, 2020 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 16-Jan-2020 HEIGHTENED ALERT FOR VIRAL PNEUMONIA Philippines TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF SHIPS’ GARBAGE SERVICES Esperance, Australia Heightened alert for viral pneumonia Thursday, January 16, 2020, Philippines China has reported an outbreak of a mysterious viral pneumonia which...
January 16th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 15, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 15, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 15, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 15, 2020 Global Markets Global equity markets were little changed in early trade today ahead of the signing of the US/China Phase One trade deal agreement in Washington at 16:30GMT. According to...
January 15th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 11-Jan-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 12-25 JANUARY 2020 Worldwide World Holidays: 12-25 January 2020 Saturday, January 11, 2020, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu 23 Jan-Wed 29 Jan – Chinese New Year For information about operations...
January 11th, 2020 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

With record-breaking figures Automechanika Shanghai celebrates more than just its 15th edition milestone

With record-breaking figures Automechanika Shanghai celebrates more than just its 15th edition milestone
Automechanika Shanghai, one of the biggest show on earth – picture from the 2017 edition With record-breaking figures Automechanika Shanghai celebrates more than just its 15th edition milestone Automechanika Shanghai 2019 ended its 15th edition on a high note by experiencing even more industry...
December 17th, 2019 | Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Divisive Johnson, improbable Corbyn, Five ways to advance on climate change, and more

Divisive Johnson, improbable Corbyn, Five ways to advance on climate change, and more
Boris Johnson Divisive Johnson, improbable Corbyn, Five ways to advance on climate change, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 9-13 December 2019, Vol.10 Ed.50 Most-Read Commentary Divisive Johnson, improbable Corbyn: Britain will leave the European...
December 14th, 2019 | Climate, Comment, Emissions, Environment, News, Politics and Government, Pollution | Read More

Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.

Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019.
CSSC and LR to collaborate on decarbonisation and digitalisation research Celebrating 150 years in China: Lloyd’s Register at Marintec 2019. Maritime conversation dominated by energy efficiency, technology and the need to address decarbonisation challenges at Marintec 2019, which took place last week...
December 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Classification Societies, Events, News | Read More

Fed’s enduring target rate debacle, Outlook for Chile and Latin America

Fed’s enduring target rate debacle, Outlook for Chile and Latin America
. Fed’s enduring target rate debacle, Outlook for Chile and Latin America Tuesday 10 December 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.50.1 Commentary: Fed’s enduring target rate debacle By Pierre Ortlieb in London A critical issue looms over US monetary policy-making: the choice of alternative reference and...
December 10th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 9, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets kicked off the week on a positive tone supported by Friday’s stronger-than-expected US non-farm payrolls data. Meanwhile, US Treasuries opened higher...
December 9th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 6, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 6, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 6, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 6, 2019 Global Markets USTs and German Bunds remained under pressure on the overall positive take on the US/China trade talks. In FX markets, the GBP remained well-supported on new polls indicating...
December 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.

Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.
… Industry project to design ammonia-fuelled 23k ULCS concept.  LR collaborates with DSIC and Man Energy Solutions for first ammonia-fuelled ULCS in China. Lloyd’s Register (LR) has granted Approval in Principle to Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. (DSIC) and MAN Energy Solutions for an ammonia-fuelled...
December 3rd, 2019 | Classification Societies, Containers | Read More

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel

New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel
In 2019, BW LPG announced plans to retrofit several vessels with LPG-propelled dual-fuel engines. (Image care of BW LPG) New DNV GL class notation helps to boost LPG as ship fuel Shanghai, 3 December 2019: As the maritime industry looks to reduce emissions to air and work towards the International Maritime...
December 3rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LPG | Read More

China’s BRI hits a brick wall: Macro Macchiato 02/12/19

China’s BRI hits a brick wall: Macro Macchiato 02/12/19
  China’s BRI hits a brick wall: Macro Macchiato 02/12/19 I’ve been writing a course on the evolution of the Chinese shipping industry over the last 40 years and its likely trajectory over the next 20 years, to be hosted by Lloyd’s Maritime Academy. It starts this week in case you’re...
December 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 29, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 29, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 29, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 29, 2019 Global Markets Investors retained a cautious stance on risk assets earlier today amid market concerns that the US law backing Hong Kong protestors could complicate the process towards a US/China...
November 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia

From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia
… From LNG to Arctic travel: Bureau Veritas takes Asia FIRST CHINESE-BUILT CRUISE SHIP READY FOR ARCTIC ADVENTURES At the forefront of China’s expanding cruise market is China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI), who recently delivered the first ever Chinese-built, Polar-class expedition cruise ship,...
November 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, LNG, Maritime Tourism | Read More

Mighty dollar maddens Trump, Economic priorities for Asia in 2020

Mighty dollar maddens Trump, Economic priorities for Asia in 2020
. Mighty dollar maddens Trump, Economic priorities for Asia in 2020 Thursday 28 November 2019 –  Vol.10 Ed.48.3 Commentary: Mighty dollar maddens Trump By Desmond Lachman in Washington It is no secret that President Donald Trump is displeased with the dollar’s strength. Whether there is...
November 28th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets | Read More

India hands economic reins to China, Boris Johnson on the campaign trail, and more

India hands economic reins to China, Boris Johnson on the campaign trail, and more
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi India hands economic reins to China, Boris Johnson on the campaign trail, and more 18-22 November 2019, Vol.10 Ed.47 THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world Most-Read Commentary India hands reins to China: Amid ongoing tensions...
November 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

American Club circular no. 38/119 – SCB Management Consulting (China) Co., Ltd – Office move

American Club circular no. 38/119 – SCB Management Consulting (China) Co., Ltd – Office move
American Club circular no. 38/119 – SCB Management Consulting (China) Co., Ltd – Office move NOVEMBER 22, 2019 2019年11月22日   CIRCULAR NO. 38/19 通函:38/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION 致协会会员:   Dear Member: 敬爱的会员:   SCB MANAGEMENT CONSULTING (CHINA)...
November 22nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs | Read More

Shipping number of the week: Chinese steel production declines for the first time in 21 months

Shipping number of the week: Chinese steel production declines for the first time in 21 months
The BIMCO House Shipping number of the week: Chinese steel production declines for the first time in 21 months Chinese steel production dropped by one million (1m) tonnes, a decline of 1.2%, compared to October last year. China produced 81m tonnes of crude steel in October 2019. This is the first decline...
November 21st, 2019 | BIMCO, Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 19, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 19, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 19, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 19, 2019 Global Markets Investors retain a cautious stance against risk assets early today amid market uncertainty over whether the US and China are getting close to finalizing “phase one” trade...
November 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…

American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…
American Club Member Alert (November 15, 2019)…  LOSS PREVENTION: GUIDANCE ON THE IMPLEMENTATION SCHEME FOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE 2020 MARINE FUEL OIL SULFUR CAP ISSUED BY THE MARITIME SAFETY AGENCY (MSA) OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC) NOVEMBER 15, 2019   LOSS PREVENTION: GUIDANCE...
November 15th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, P and I Clubs | Read More

Stena Line takes delivery of new ferry Stena Estrid

Stena Line takes delivery of new ferry Stena Estrid
Niclas Mårtensson, CEO Stena Line in front of Stena Estrid – Photographer: Stena Line Stena Line takes delivery of new ferry Stena Estrid Stena Line has officially taken ownership of its newest ferry Stena Estrid* following a handover ceremony at the AVIC Weihai Shipyard in north-western China....
November 15th, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 15, 2019 Global Markets Market hopes for a preliminary US/China trade deal in the not too distant future were revived late yesterday following comments by White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow...
November 15th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors

Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors
Babcock’s LPG Fuel Gas Supply System Babcock LGE continues growth in LPG, LPG Fuel Gas and LNG carrier sectors Babcock’s LGE business – the global leader in liquid gas solutions – is celebrating its 26th order of 2019 from the world’s largest shipyards in South Korea and China, including several...
November 12th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, LPG | Read More