Posts Tagged ‘Cyprus’

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 17, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 17, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 17, January 2020)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 17, 2020 Global Markets Taking their lead from Wall Street’s positive performance overnight, European bourses moved higher in today’s early trade, following a string of positive US data releases...
January 17th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Ahead of Welsh seafarer protest tomorrow RMT reacts with alarm at new pay abuse on Cyprus registered freighter

Ahead of Welsh seafarer protest tomorrow RMT reacts with alarm at new pay abuse on Cyprus registered freighter
Mick Cash Ahead of Welsh seafarer protest tomorrow RMT reacts with alarm at new pay abuse on Cyprus registered freighter WELSH SEAFARERS union RMT today reacted with alarm at another case of seafarer pay abuse on a Cyprus registered freighter working on a domestic route, uncovered following an inspection...
January 8th, 2020 | Claims, Flags, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Strikes | Read More

Capes’ triple-digit fall brings the BDI below the 1,000 point threshold!!

Capes’ triple-digit fall brings the BDI below the 1,000 point threshold!!
John Faraclas Capes’ triple-digit fall brings the BDI below the 1,000 point threshold!! Yesterday’s headline from this medium on the 2020 being an Annus Horribilis was spectacularly proven verbatim right today with the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) losing 114 points. At 976 sends the message: tough times...
January 2nd, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Insight, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 19, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 19, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 19, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 19, 2019 Global Markets German Bunds came under pressure as market focus has shifted to the Riksbank which convenes later today and is expected to raise the repo rate by 25bps, fueling speculation...
December 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 18, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 18, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 18, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 18, 2019 Global Markets Fixed income markets remained supported in early trade today and the GBP extended recent losses on fears over the risk of a no-deal Brexit. Focus today is on Germany’s...
December 18th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

EU Commission prolongs Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport scheme

EU Commission prolongs Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport scheme
Natasa Pilides, Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister EU Commission prolongs Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry Maritime Transport scheme Approved scheme bolsters the competitiveness of the EU maritime transport sector and ship registration in Europe CYPRUS, 17 December 2019: The EU Commission, under EU state...
December 17th, 2019 | European Union, News, Taxation | Read More

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019

Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou Tototheo Maritime co-CEO, Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou awarded as International Personality of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2019 Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, has been awarded as International Personality of the Year at the 16th Lloyd’s List...
December 7th, 2019 | Awards, Energy, Environment, Events, IT and Communications, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Capes volatility keeps the Dry market “buoyant”…

Capes volatility keeps the Dry market “buoyant”…
John Faraclas Capes volatility keeps the Dry market “buoyant”… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up 75 points at 1,426… Geopolitics still sour. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The BDI is now over and above the 1,400 points; cross your fingers and don’t complain! The Capes’ three digit  plus figure...
November 26th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Press and Media, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@1,338… CAUTION!

The BDI@1,338… CAUTION!
John Faraclas The BDI@1,338… CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 19 points since last Friday the 15th of November and makes things more uncertain as it’s a bad start for this week, given that  Geopolitics are being governed by the few who don’t care at all how the 7.7 billion people on...
November 18th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 8, 2019 Global Markets Bund yields moved higher earlier today amid market expectations that US President Donald Trump will likely postpone again a decision on whether to impose tariffs on EU auto...
November 12th, 2019 | Automobiles, Banking, Car trade, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 30, 2019 Global Markets UK MPs voted yesterday in favor of PM Boris Johnson’s bill calling for an early election on 12 December. Meanwhile, activity in financial markets was relatively muted earlier...
October 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 22 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 22 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 22 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 22, 2019 Global Markets All eyes today are on the UK House of Commons which is scheduled to hold a vote on the second reading of the EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill. Greece According to the Balance of...
October 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 17 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 17 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 17 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 17, 2019 Global Markets Market worries prevail over whether the EU and the UK can reach a deal-based Brexit in time for the two-day European Council meeting which starts later today. With market focus...
October 17th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Some Reflections of Dr Sheppard* from Maritime Cyprus

Some Reflections of Dr Sheppard* from Maritime Cyprus
.. Some Reflections of Dr Sheppard* from Maritime Cyprus  ‘SEA CHANGE’ was the theme. Undoubtedly the organisers captured the mood and felt the pulse of a surge of awareness, an urge for a holistic evolution, or is it not a revolution, considering what has been happening on the streets of capital...
October 14th, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Insight, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

Columbia Shipmanagement celebrates 40 years

Columbia Shipmanagement celebrates 40 years
Mark O’Neil, CEO – Columbia Shipmanagement Columbia Shipmanagement celebrates 40 years COLUMBIA SHIPMANAGEMENT WELCOMES GUESTS TO MARITIME CYPRUS TO CELEBRATE 40 YEARS OF VALUED SERVICE Capt Heinrich Schoeller, Chairman of Columbia Shipmanagement (CSM) and the Columbia Board of Directors,...
October 11th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Maritime Cyprus 2019 highlights from final day’s speeches & panel discussions

Maritime Cyprus 2019 highlights from final day’s speeches & panel discussions
Keynote speaker, Dr Henriëtte Van Niekerk, Director, Head of Dry Bulk Analysis of Clarksons, at Maritime Cyprus 2019 Maritime Cyprus 2019 highlights from final day’s speeches & panel discussions Cyprus, 9th October 2019: The “Maritime Cyprus 2019” Conference continued today for the third...
October 9th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More

The BDI “surge”; reality, correction or what…

The BDI “surge”; reality, correction or what…
The BDI “surge”; reality, correction or what… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) went over and above the 1,800 points threshold with Panamaxes being the main cause of this rise! John Faraclas’ daily brief recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 28 points at 3,031… The Panamaxes’ BPI gained 56 points reaching...
October 8th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Young shipping executives voice their vision for the shipping industry at Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol Cyprus

Young shipping executives voice their vision for the shipping industry at Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol Cyprus
Young professionals speak at the Young Executive session at Maritime Cyprus 2019. Young shipping executives voice their vision for the shipping industry at Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol Cyprus Highlights from the Young Shipping Executives session on the second day of the conference CYPRUS, 8th October...
October 8th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol, Cyprus

Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol, Cyprus
IMO Secretary General, Mr Kitack Lim, addresses the audience during the first panel “Regulatory measures: a product of necessity or pressure?” at Maritime Cyprus 2019. Shipping titans unite for 30 year anniversary of Maritime Cyprus 2019 in Limassol, Cyprus Highlights from speeches and panel...
October 7th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IMO, Organisations | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 7 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 7 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 7 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 7, 2019 Global Markets Market focus this week is almost exclusively on the new round of US/China negotiations on 10-11 October in Washington for signs over whether the two sides could re-escalate or...
October 7th, 2019 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Maritime Cyprus 2019 enfolds…

Maritime Cyprus 2019 enfolds…
Costas Iakovou, permanent secretary, Shipping Deputy Ministry of Cyprus, delivering the welcome address. Photo gratis KA Maritime Cyprus 2019 enfolds… Following last night’s reception it’s now business all the way until the end of this biennial event at the  Carob Mill Conference Centre,...
October 7th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions | Read More

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”

“Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean”
Dimitris Mitsatsos, Director, General/HELMEPA, presenting the program “Enhancing the Understanding of New and Enduring Challenges in Maritime Safety Culture in the Eastern Mediterranean” OnThursday, 3 October 2019 representatives of the maritime press in Piraeus, Greece were presented with this 3-year...
October 4th, 2019 | Associations, Charity, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Press and Media, Safety and Security | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 1 October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 1 October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 1 October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 1, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets were firmer early on Tuesday and fixed income markets came under some pressure, after White House trade adviser Peter Navarro dismissed reports that the...
October 1st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 26 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 26 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday, 26 September 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 26, 2019 Global Markets USTs were firmer on the day as the latest mixed signals from US President Donald Trump dented market optimism for an imminent resolution to the US/China trade dispute....
September 26th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 24 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 24 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 24, 2019 Global Markets Eurozone preliminary PMIs for September disappointed as the Composite PMI fell from 51.9 in August to 50.4, the lowest level since June 2013, suggesting that the economy came close to stalling at the end of Q3 2019. In reaction...
September 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More