Posts Tagged ‘Crimea’

Sanctions update: EU extends Crimea sanctions

Sanctions update: EU extends Crimea sanctions
The Council of the EU announced on 19 June 2015 that it has extended the applicability of EU sanctions concerning Russia’s annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol. The measures will now remain in force until 23 June 2016, unless revoked or renewed. The Crimea and Sevastopol sanctions were introduced...
June 22nd, 2015 | Associations, European Union, Legal, Politics and Government, Sanctions | Read More

The US issues new Ukraine sanctions, general license, and blacklist designations

The US issues new Ukraine sanctions, general license, and blacklist designations
President Obama has issued a fourth Ukraine-related Executive Order, this one specifically targeting the Russian occupation of the Crimea region of Ukraine. The US simultaneously issued General License No. 4 to authorize exports of agricultural commodities, medicine, medical supplies, and replacement...
December 23rd, 2014 | Politics and Government, Sanctions | Read More

Clyde & Co Update: EU significantly expands sanctions against Crimea and Sevastopol

Clyde & Co Update: EU significantly expands sanctions against Crimea and Sevastopol
The European Union (EU) has introduced new, wide-ranging sanctions targeting investment, services and trade with Crimea and Sevastopol in response to the region’s continued illegal annexation. The new restrictive measures are set out in Regulation 1351/2014, which amends Regulation 692/2014. They...
December 19th, 2014 | European Union, HR, Military, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reports, Sanctions | Read More

The Shipping Markets: Making the right prediction

The Shipping Markets: Making the right prediction
John Faraclas Here is the Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s thirteen overview and recapitulation of the Shipping Markets, Events and the World’s various “situations” for 2014 with John Faraclas: With the BDI down 30 points since yesterday (3 April 2014) at 1, 205 and a weekly drop of 170 points since...
April 4th, 2014 | Associations, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Absolute Power for British and Greek Shipping

Absolute Power for British and Greek Shipping
John Faraclas Here is the Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s twelfth overview and recapitulation of the Shipping Markets, Events and the World’s various “situations”  for 2014 with John Faraclas: With the BDI down 39 points since yesterday (27 March 2014)  at 1, 375 and a weekly drop of 226 points since...
March 28th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Events, HR, IMIF, London Shipping Law Centre, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance | Read More

The Markets and the World: Who’s afraid of virginia… err volatility woolf…?

The Markets and the World: Who’s afraid of virginia… err volatility woolf…?
John Faraclas Paraphrasing the title but not the theme of the classic film “Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf”, here is the Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s eleventh overview and recap of the Shipping Markets and the World’s various “situations”  for 2014 with John Faraclas: With the BDI down 22...
March 21st, 2014 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Military, News, Sanctions, Seizures, Strikes, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

EU announces further restrictive measures following “illegal” referendum

EU announces further restrictive measures following “illegal” referendum
Following the results of the referendum held in Crimea on Sunday, which the European Council has described as “illegal” and “in clear violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity”, the European Union has announced further restrictive measures against 21 people...
March 18th, 2014 | European Union, Military, Politics and Government | Read More

Sanctions update: The US issues sanctions in response to developments in Ukraine

Sanctions update: The US issues sanctions in response to developments in Ukraine
On 6 March President Obama issued an Executive Order (EO) imposing sanctions in connection with the evolving situation in Ukraine. The new sanctions are aimed at maintaining peace, stability and democracy in Ukraine, and authorize imposition of harsh penalties on those who violate the beleaguered country’s...
March 7th, 2014 | European Union, Politics and Government, Sanctions, UN | Read More

The Ukrainian saga opens the Pandora’s Box of geopolitics

The Ukrainian saga opens the Pandora’s Box of geopolitics
We have well in advance warned you of the unpredictable, but  predictable things by us, unfolding there and our major concern is the economic and other sanctions from both sides which will affect at the end of the day millions of people and have incalculable repercussions for many more world-wide…...
March 2nd, 2014 | Breaking News, Canals, Energy, Environment, European Union, Inland Waterways, Markets, Military, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Ukrainian saga continues…

The Ukrainian saga continues…
Crimea looks blurred with problems since antiquity; now what next? The latest developments in Ukraine, particularly the occupation of the parliament in Crimea, the raising of the Russian Flag there, the high state of alert of the Russian Forces, the corruption within the top brass of successive political...
February 27th, 2014 | Breaking News, Canals, Inland Waterways, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Port Conditions, UN | Read More