Posts Tagged ‘Cyprus’

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

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 20, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, October 20, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD was firmer in European trade on Friday and UST yields moved higher on the back of increased US tax reform optimism. With a...
October 20th, 2017 | At the end of the day..., Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, October 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: German Bunds retained a firm tone in European trade on Wednesday amid increased expectations that the ECB will adopt a cautious approach...
October 18th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, October 17, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, October 17, 2017)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Short-term UST bond yields moved higher on newswires conveying that Stanford University economist John Taylor made a positive impression...
October 17th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

September was best month so far for American Hellenic

September was best month so far for American Hellenic
Vincent Solarino, After 15 months of successful operations and faster than expected growth, American Hellenic Hull’s Board of Directors analyzed the company’s standing during its meeting of 11th October that took place in the Four Seasons Hotel, Limassol, Cyprus, under the chairmanship of Vincent...
October 16th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, P and I Clubs | Read More

ΗAEE Brussels Gas Forum October 19th, 2017

ΗAEE Brussels Gas Forum October 19th, 2017
The future of Natural Gas in Greece and Cyprus in the context of geopolitical developments and the regulatory and economic policies of their governments, with emphasis on free energy market behavior, is the theme of the Forum organized by the Greek think tank for Energy Economics (HAEE), entitled “HAEE...
October 12th, 2017 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas | Read More

Maritime Cyprus 2017: Highlights from speeches and panel sessions on the third day

Maritime Cyprus 2017: Highlights from speeches and panel sessions on the third day
.. Shipping Heavyweights congregate in Limassol for Maritime Cyprus 2017  Highlights from speeches and panel sessions on the third day of the conference  Today’s deliberations commenced with an address delivered by the Mayor of Limassol, Mr. Nicos Nicolaides, on the theme “Limassol as a maritime...
October 11th, 2017 | Drill ships, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Tankers | Read More

Maritime Cyprus 2017 Conference, Young Executives session

Maritime Cyprus 2017 Conference, Young Executives session
Debating the “Challenging the Business Model”. Cyprus, 11 October 2017: The Young Executives Session – which has become an integral part of “Maritime Cyprus” Conference – took place yesterday afternoon in Limassol, with great success and attendance, for the sixth time. The young executives...
October 11th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Shipping Heavyweights congregate in Limassol for Maritime Cyprus 2017

Shipping Heavyweights congregate in Limassol for Maritime Cyprus 2017
Kitack Lim, Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization Highlights from speeches and panel sessions on day one of the conference CYPRUS, October 9, 2017: today marked the opening of the internationally renowned “Maritime Cyprus 2017” Conference at the “Evagoras Lanitis Centre”...
October 9th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Markets, News | Read More

Building synergies for the promotion of LNG in the East Mediterranean Region

Building synergies for the promotion of LNG in the East Mediterranean Region
… Poseidon Med II & CYnergy Conference Outcome: “Building synergies for the promotion of LNG in the East Mediterranean Region” On Friday 29th September 2017, thirty-one experts discussed how two major co-financed projects –Poseidon Med II & CYnergy- could be the stepping stones...
October 6th, 2017 | News | Read More

Join us in Challenging the Business Model of Shipping

Join us in Challenging the Business Model of Shipping
… Join us in Challenging the Business Model of Shipping – Young Executives Session, Maritime Cyprus 2017 by YoungShip Cyprus YoungShip Cyprus* have been granted the honour to undertake the organization of  the “Young Executives Session,” to be held during Maritime Cyprus 2017. The event...
October 3rd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

MCTC Unveils Relaunched Website

MCTC Unveils Relaunched Website
Christian Ioannou Leading catering training provider Marine Catering Training Consultancy (MCTC) has now gone live with its new relaunched website. Over the last few years MCTC, which offers a variety of training programmes to both new and experienced catering crew members globally, has been growing...
October 3rd, 2017 | Food and Drink | Read More

ITIC settles dispute after Turkey bars entry to vessel with Cyprus connections

ITIC settles dispute after Turkey bars entry to vessel with Cyprus connections
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) recently settled a dispute between a shipowner and its Turkish agent for losses arising from the refusal of Turkish port authorities to allow a vessel to berth because of its connection to Cyprus. Turkish regulations prohibit any vessel directly or indirectly...
October 2nd, 2017 | Disputes, P and I Clubs, Ship Agencies | Read More

CYPRUS – S&P sovereign review: outlook changed to positive

CYPRUS – S&P sovereign review: outlook changed to positive
Regional Economics & Market Strategy Focus Note CYPRUS – S&P sovereign review: outlook changed to positive (Monday, September 18, 2017) On September 15th , in line with expectations, S&P affirmed the long-term sovereign rating of Cyprus at BB+ but at the same time it changed the outlook...
September 18th, 2017 | Banking, Country Profiles, Finance, Markets, News | Read More

LNG: “the meeting point for Marine, Transport & Energy sector in Cyprus”

LNG: “the meeting point for Marine, Transport & Energy sector in Cyprus”
EU co-financed Programs POSEIDON MED II and newly launched CYnergy, are joining forces to explore potential synergies between marine, transport and energy sector, arising by the use of LNG. The Conference entitled “LNG: the meeting point for Marine, Transport & Energy sector in Cyprus”, will...
September 11th, 2017 | Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets | Read More

Cyprus extends Electronic Oil Record Book approval

Cyprus extends Electronic Oil Record Book approval
Ioannis Efstratiou, Acting Director, Cyprus DMS CYPRUS EXTENDS ACCEPTANCE OF THE USE OF ELECTRONIC OIL RECORD BOOK Helping shipowners mitigate the risk of costly delays, penalties and fines CYPRUS, September 6, 2017: The Cyprus Department of Merchant Shipping (DMS) today announced it has extended...
September 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, Flags, Flags, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

BDI surges amid enigmatic Geopolitics

BDI surges amid enigmatic Geopolitics
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up at 1,138 points – plus 46 since yesterday and over one hundred since last Friday the 4th of August – to be precise it gained 106 points (from 1,032); The Geopolitics remain more than enigmatic and caution is advised… John Faraclas daily and weekly...
August 11th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI needs an injection and Geopolitics psychiatrists

The BDI needs an injection and Geopolitics psychiatrists
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) managed to clinch just four points since last Friday and at 1,036 looks a bit stranded… The Geopolitical issues indeed …“dictate” for the politicians to seek, with all due respect, for  psychiatrics. John Faraclas’ daily market briefing: The...
August 7th, 2017 | Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers | Read More