Posts Tagged ‘Egypt’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
16-Jun-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 JUNE 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 17-30 June 2018 Saturday, June 16, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 Jun (Tue) – Trindad & Tobago Labour Day 21 Jun (Thu) – June Solstice 22 Jun (Fri) – Midsummer’s...
June 16th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
12-May-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 13-26 MAY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 13-26 May 2018 Saturday, May 12, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 15 (Tue)-16 (Wed) May – Ramadan begins 17 May (Thu) – Norwegian Constitution Day 19 May (Sat) –...
May 12th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
05-May-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 MAY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 May 2018 Saturday, May 5, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 May (Sun) – Martyrs’ Day (Egypt) 7 May (Mon) – Early May Bank Holiday (UK) 7 May (Mon) – Defender...
May 5th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Apr-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 APRIL-12 MAY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 29 April-12 May 2018 Saturday, April 28, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 1 May (Tue) – Labour Day/Workers’ Day/May Day 1 May (Tue) – Turkmenistan Unity Day 2...
April 28th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Feb-2018 NEW TRANSIT TOLL REBATE OFFERS FOR DRY BULK CARRIERS Suez Canal, Egypt New transit toll rebate offers for dry bulk carriers Tuesday, February 27, 2018, Suez Canal, Egypt Meeting the desire of vessels’ owners and operators using the Suez Canal and encouraging more...
February 27th, 2018 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20-Jan-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 21 JANUARY-3 FEBRUARY 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 21 January-3 February 2018 Saturday, January 20, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 25 Jan (Thu) – Revolution Day (Egypt) 26 Jan (Fri)...
January 20th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  12-Jan-2018 HEAVY LIFT & SEMI-SUBMERSIBLE/HEAVY LIFT VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt JOYCE DECLARED CATEGORY 1 CYCLONE Australia PORTS PREPARE FOR CYCLONE Port Hedland, Dampier & Broome, Australia ESTABLISHMENT OF SILT CURTAIN AT RAMBLER CHANNEL Hong Kong Heavy Lift & Semi-submersible/Heavy...
January 12th, 2018 | Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Jan-2018 REBATE FOR CONTAINER SHIPS Suez Canal, Egypt VLCCS ROUTING THROUGH CANAL Suez Canal, Egypt DRY BULK VESSELS COMING FROM EAST & SOUTH AUSTRALIA Suez Canal, Egypt DRY BULK VESSELS COMING FROM SOUTH AFRICA Suez Canal, Egypt BUNKERING AT PORT DISCONTINUED Trieste, Italy Rebate...
January 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, Canals, Containers, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Market volatility remains…

Market volatility remains…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) luckily enough gained 13 points – Agatha Christie’s book !13 for Luck” couldn’t be more than appropriate in this case to read…, and now stands at 1,458 points which is also 87 point plus since last Friday the 17th of November closing. The geopolitical...
November 24th, 2017 | Awards, Events, Markets, Military, News, Reports | Read More

m/v Kobi Ruegg joins FUGRO’s survey vessels fleet

m/v Kobi Ruegg joins FUGRO’s survey vessels fleet
Fugro’s MV Kobi Ruegg will deliver Fugro’s marine site characterisation services to the offshore survey market, primarily in the Eastern Mediterranean and Red Sea. The newly named MV Kobi Ruegg has joined Fugro’s vessel fleet and is set to begin her first project in the Egyptian sector of the...
November 13th, 2017 | Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Oct-2017 PUBLIC SERVICES TO CLOSE FOR NATIONAL HOLIDAY Ecuador VESSEL BLACKOUT Suez Canal, Egypt Public services to close for National Holiday Wednesday, October 4, 2017, Ecuador Most public services in Ecuador will be closed on Monday 9 October, due to a National Holiday....
October 4th, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Sep-2017 REDUCTIONS FOR LNG TANKERS Suez Canal, Egypt NEW VTS USER GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE Great Barrier Reef & Torres Strait, Australia CREW CHANGES AT SPM Cochin, India Reductions for LNG tankers Wednesday, September 27, 2017, Suez Canal, Egypt The Suez Canal Authority...
September 27th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Jul-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 23 JULY-5 AUGUST 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 23 July-5 August 2017 Saturday, July 22, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 23 Jul (Sat) – Oman Renaissance Day 23 Jul (Sat) – Egypt...
July 22nd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Jul-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 16-29 JULY 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 16-29 July 2017 Saturday, July 15, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Jul (Fri) – Belgium Independence Day 23 Jul (Sun) – Oman Renaissance...
July 15th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  15-Jun-2017 LOCKS LANE AND CULVERT OUTAGES Panama Canal, Panama REDUCTION OF RATES FOR CONTAINER SHIPS TO CONTINUE UNTIL YEAR-END Suez Canal, Egypt Locks lane and culvert outages Thursday, June 15, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama Beginning at 1800 hours, Monday, June 19, 2017,...
June 15th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
05-Apr-2017 REBATES ANNOUNCED FOR DRY BULK VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt Rebates announced for dry bulk vessels Wednesday, April 5, 2017, Suez Canal, Egypt The Suez Canal Authority is offering new rebates on canal transit tolls for dry bulk vessels transiting the waterway for a trial...
April 5th, 2017 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Egyptian Maritime Cluster – A concrete plan for the future

The Egyptian Maritime Cluster – A concrete plan for the future
Jacob Faber Silén, First Secretary, Deputy Head of Mission, The Danish Embassy/Cairo (co-initiator of the EMC idea together with Alexandria Chamber of Shipping) and Helle Gleie, CEO, ITOLEAD Consulting – Hand over of the EMC Report. A report concluding on half a year’s work and three maritime workshops...
March 3rd, 2017 | Associations, Canals, Inland Waterways, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  08-Jan-2017 AMENDED TRANSIT FEES NOW IN EFFECT Suez Canal, Egypt AMENDMENTS TO THE PREVENTION OF POLLUTION OF THE SEA REGULATIONS AND MERCHANT SHIPPING REGULATIONS Singapore RELIEF SUPPORT FOR COMPANIES PROVIDING CADET TRAINING BERTHS Singapore PORT HEDLAND CYCLONE UPDATE Port Hedland Amended...
January 8th, 2017 | Canals, Environment, Pollution, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Dec-2016 Amended transit fees now in effect 19 December 2016  Suez Canal, Egypt The Egyptian Ministry of Transportation has issued Ministerial Decree advising amended fees for Suez Canal transit, effective for all ships from 15 December 2016, as follows: Vessels of Gross Registed Tonnage...
December 19th, 2016 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

EGYPTIAN Maritime Cluster – a strong plan is developing!

EGYPTIAN Maritime Cluster – a strong plan is developing!
A view from the event A gathering of important and diversified stakeholders, working within or with the maritime industry of Egypt have met for 1.5 day in Alexandria, Egypt to discuss the development and formation of a strong maritime cluster in Egypt. The meeting was the first step of a cluster project...
November 10th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Oct-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 2-15 OCTOBER 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 2-15 October 2016 Saturday, October 1, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 2 Oct – Islamic New Year Sun 2 Oct – Mahatma Gandhi Jayanthi...
October 1st, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  24-Sep-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 25 SEPTEMBER-8 OCTOBER 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 25 September-8 October 2016 Saturday, September 24, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 26 Sep – Revolution Day (Yemen) Sat...
September 24th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The Blue Valley initiative has opened its secretariat today in Ismailia, Egypt

The Blue Valley initiative has opened its secretariat today in Ismailia, Egypt
The new blue/maritime Blue Valley initiative has officially opened its secretariat in Ismailia, Egypt The new Blue/Maritime mega initiative – the Blue Valley initiative – has officially opened its secretariat today, in the same city and exactly one year after the new Suez Canal mega project was...
August 6th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Jul-2016 REROUTING OF MARINE CABLE Fujairah, United Arab Emirates TERMINAL READY TO RECEIVE TANKERS Ash Shihr, Yemen LOCK OUT-OF-SERVICE FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany NEW NAVIGATION CHANNELS IN WORKS AREA FOR CONSTRUCTION OF HONG KONG LINK ROAD Hong Kong REDUCED TRANSIT TOLLS...
July 25th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port Nes from GAC

Hot Port Nes from GAC
  14-Jul-2016 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION OFF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong AMENDED REDUCTION OF TRANSIT TOLLS FOR CONTAINER VESSELS Suez Canal, Egypt Marine Site Investigation off Hong Kong International Airport Thursday, July 14, 2016, Hong Kong For approximately...
July 14th, 2016 | Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More