Posts Tagged ‘Cyprus’

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 03, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 03, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market concerns about the global growth outlook due to escalating trade tensions between the US and China are rising while the threat of government regulation has fueled worries over the outlook of technology shares. Taking their lead...
April 3rd, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 20, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, March 20, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market concerns that the US administration is leaning towards trade protectionism are mounting. Today’s newswires quoted two unnamed official sources who suggested that, authorized under the 1974 US Trade Act,  the US administration...
March 20th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”
l to r: Natasa Pilidou, Gina Panayiotou and  Constandinos Papaminas, at the studio of Cut-Radio Following her recent appointment as first Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, was hosted in an exclusive interview, on the radio show “It’s ALL about Shipping!,”* on Wednesday, 14th of...
March 15th, 2018 | Communication, Interviews, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Press and Media | Read More

Regional assets broadly rebound from February’s sell-off

Regional assets broadly rebound from February’s sell-off
Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Wednesday, March 14, 2018) Regional assets broadly rebound from February’s sell-off REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Q4 national accounts releases more or less in line with expectations. Regional growth prospects still...
March 14th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

“Navigating the New Norm” by WISTA Cyprus

“Navigating the New Norm” by WISTA Cyprus
Group photo of all speakers of the forum, the Board of WISTA Cyprus and other WISTA Cyprus and WISTA Hellas members – Photo Credit: Konstantinos Georgiou Photography With great success, WISTA Cyprus, organised its’ annual shipping forum for 2018, themed “Navigating the New Norm,” at the Four...
March 8th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 28, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 28, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In his first semi-annual monetary policy testimony before Congress yesterday, new Fed Chair Jerome Powell was optimistic on the US growth outlook and increasingly confident about inflation moving up closer to the 2% target medium-term,...
February 28th, 2018 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Natasa Pilides appointed Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping

Natasa Pilides appointed Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping
Natasa Pilides CYPRUS, February 27, 2018: The President of the Republic of Cyprus has officially announced the new Ministers of the Government, and has appointed Ms. Natasa Pilides as the Deputy Minister of Shipping. Ms. Pilides is the current Director General of the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency...
February 27th, 2018 | News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Politics and Government | Read More

Panamaxes …“maintain” the BDI@1,167

Panamaxes …“maintain” the BDI@1,167
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended today’s trading at 1,167 points, up 21 thanks to the Panamaxes as the Capers advance was minimal. Geopolitics more than turbulent suggesting CAUTION for all as Peace all over Panet Ocean is at stake; John Faraclas daily briefing: The Capers were up eight...
February 22nd, 2018 | Arbiitration, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLD HOLIDAYS: 18 FEBRUARY-3 MARCH 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 18 February-3 March 2018 Sunday, February 18, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 Feb (Thu)-21 Feb (Wed) – Chinese New Year 19 Feb (Mon) – Presidents Day (USA) 19 Feb...
February 18th, 2018 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum

The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum
The Bornozis’ with captain Panagiotis N. Tsakos at a full house during the event The 2nd Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum: A Vote of Confidence in Cyprus’s rising role in World Shipping; Dr. Loukas Gr. Glyptis writes on the afternoon sessions: The annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping...
February 16th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement | Read More

Marine Money Cyprus Forum – 25 April 2018 – Agenda Topics

Marine Money Cyprus Forum – 25 April 2018 – Agenda Topics
A message from Marine Money with respect the forthcoming 2nd Marine Money Cyprus 2018  Forum “Connecting Shipping with  Capital Markets” A new shipping ministry is the latest positive news for Cyprus. This demonstrates further commitment from the government to the growth of shipowning,...
February 13th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Tuesday, February 06, 2018)

Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Tuesday, February 06, 2018)
EM assets extend early in 2018 their 2-year rally Promising regional outlook in 2018 REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Promising regional growth prospects in 2018, even though economies are about to or have already passed their cyclical peak Real disposable incomes are...
February 6th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 05, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 05, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US non-farm payrolls for the month of January surprised positively with the headline rising by a solid 200k. More surprisingly, average hourly earnings rose by 2.5%YoY, the highest since mid-2009 supporting the view that, if sustained,...
February 5th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 30, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 30, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Government bonds came under renewed selling pressure across the euro area and the US as investors are braced for a hawkish language from...
January 30th, 2018 | Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 29, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 29, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: European bourses were slightly lower in early trade on Monday though risk sentiment remains positive overall with US equities hitting...
January 29th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 19, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 19, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD remained under pressure in European trade on Friday with the DXY index hovering within sight from yesterday’s fresh three-year...
January 19th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 12, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, December 12, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Market focus is on this week’s two-day FOMC monetary policy meeting that commences today. A 25bps rate hike is almost fully priced...
December 12th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 30, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 30, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Q3 GDP was revised upwards by three-tenths to 3.3% saar, the highest in three years mainly supported by a more positive assessment...
November 30th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Regional economies poised to reach a new post-Lehman high

Regional economies poised to reach a new post-Lehman high
GDP at constant prices (2007=100) 2007-2018 Regional Economics and Market Strategy Monthly (Tuesday, November 28, 2017) Regional economies poised to reach a new post-Lehman high REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK Bullish Q3-2017 flash GDP estimates for most of the economies...
November 28th, 2017 | Banking, Markets | Read More

Uncertainty for both Dry and Wet Markets

Uncertainty for both Dry and Wet Markets
John Faraclas The BDI ended up earlier on today at 1,385 points – plus 14 since last Friday’s 1,371 points, thanks mainly to the Capers and to a lesser extent the Supras… The Geopolitics still in limbo. John Faraclas’ brief market note: The Capers’ BCI was up 61 points at 3,214...
November 20th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  17-Nov-2017 CYPRUS RELATED SANCTIONS Turkey PORT CLOSED Ningbo,China Cyprus related sanctions Friday, November 17, 2017, Turkey With the Turkish embargo still in force, shipowners/ship managers may at any time find their interests seriously prejudiced in case there is any...
November 17th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sanctions | Read More

The BDI@1,361: further, but milder fall

The BDI@1,361: further, but milder fall
John Faraclas The BDI fell another 13 points earlier on today, a bit of  a milder fall as the losses for both Capers and Panamaxes as well as for the Supras have been halved. Geopolitics still an issue, greatly affecting the trade and, coupled with a real credit crunch, might lead to disasters. John...
November 16th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, LNG, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Paintings and Sculpture, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

WISTA Cyprus – BIMCO seminar 09.11.2017

WISTA Cyprus – BIMCO seminar 09.11.2017
This forthcoming BIMCO seminar provides an overview of the latest developments in BIMCO contracts and cyber security guidelines as well as market forecasting, and will be held on 09 November 2017 at the Columbia Plaza in Limassol The BIMCO update by Peter Grube, Head of Training and the Market Update...
November 2nd, 2017 | Associations, BIMCO, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

“Abnormal” situation for Greece the imposition of excise duty on Natural Gas when used as feedstock

“Abnormal” situation for Greece the imposition of excise duty on Natural Gas when used as feedstock
The fist panel with Maria Spyraki and Nikolas Papadopoulos; to the right Dr .Kostas Andriosopoulos In a spirit of close cooperation, Greece and Cyprus presented their positions during an international gas forum organized by the Hellenic Association for Energy Economics (HAEE) on Thursday 19.10.2017,...
October 24th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, European Union, LNG, Politics and Government | Read More

CYPRUS Fitch sovereign review

CYPRUS Fitch sovereign review
Regional Economics & Market Strategy Focus Note CYPRUS – Fitch upgraded rating to BB, outlook still positive (Monday, October 23, 2017) CYPRUS Fitch sovereign review: long term sovereign rating upgraded to two notches below investment grade, outlook still positive On Friday October 20th, Fitch...
October 23rd, 2017 | Associations, European Union, Markets, Organisations, Reports | Read More