Posts Tagged ‘Geneva’

City of Geneva formally supports Geneva Declaration Development

City of Geneva formally supports Geneva Declaration Development
l to r: the Mayor of Geneva, Sami Kanaan, and the Founder of the charity, Human Rights at Sea, David Hammond.  City of Geneva formally supports Geneva Declaration Development 21st May 2019 Geneva. Switzerland. In a significant move, the City of Geneva has formally supported and endorsed the development...
May 22nd, 2019 | Charity, Communication, HR | Read More

Multi-sector shipping giant MSC joins NAMEPA

Multi-sector shipping giant MSC joins NAMEPA
Carleen Lyden Walker Multi-sector shipping giant MSC joins NAMEPA April 9, 2019- NAMEPA Co-Founder and Executive Director, Carleen Lyden Walker, welcomes The Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) as a new member of NAMEPA. MSC shares a common interest with NAMEPA in maintaining best industry practices...
April 9th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Shipmanagement | Read More

Diana fixes Caper “Salt Lake City” on period to Cargill

Diana fixes Caper “Salt Lake City” on period to Cargill
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V SALT LAKE CITY WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, April 30, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
April 30th, 2018 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Winners announced at International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards in Geneva

Winners announced at International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards in Geneva
Greg Vines, ILO Deputy Director-General for Management & Reform Last night, the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) revealed the 2018 winners of its prestigious International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards at a high-profile ceremony in Geneva.  The awards honour...
April 24th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Health and Safety, ILO, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Diana fixes Newcastlemax “Los Angeles” on period to Swissmarine

Diana fixes Newcastlemax “Los Angeles” on period to Swissmarine
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V LOS ANGELES WITH SWISSMARINE ATHENS, GREECE, April 4, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
April 4th, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana fixes cape “New Orleans” on period t/c with SwissMarine

Diana fixes cape “New Orleans” on period t/c with SwissMarine
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v New Orleans with SwissMarine ATHENS, GREECE, March 22, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
March 22nd, 2018 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana fixes Caper m/v Norfolk with Swissmarine for two years

Diana fixes Caper m/v Norfolk with Swissmarine for two years
ATHENS, GREECE, November 24, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with SwissMarine Services...
November 24th, 2017 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

SGS group orders advanced ballast water monitoring kits as countries look to enforce compliance

SGS group orders advanced ballast water monitoring kits as countries look to enforce compliance
30 Rapid ATP ballast water monitoring kits will be supplied to SGS Group, which has been contracted to monitor treated ballast water by several countries aqua-tools, the specialist in water microbiology, has delivered the first in series of 30 state-of-the-art Rapid ATP Ballast Water Monitoring Systems...
August 21st, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Save the Date: 5th Annual Marine Money Geneva Forum on 15 June 2017

Save the Date: 5th Annual Marine Money Geneva Forum on 15 June 2017
Kevin Oates and Mia Jensen As we move through 2017 it is clear the challenges remain in the shipping and finance industries. However, it is clear too that there are opportunities for companies with access to capital or with secure trades to take advantage of attractive asset prices and be positioned...
March 15th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. announces time charter contract for m/v Crystalia with SwissMarine

Diana Shipping Inc. announces time charter contract for m/v Crystalia with SwissMarine
ATHENS, GREECE, June 27, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with SwissMarine Services S.A.,...
June 27th, 2016 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships fixes m/v Puelo on period to MSC

Diana Containerships fixes m/v Puelo on period to MSC
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PUELO WITH MSC  ATHENS, GREECE, May 4, 2016 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary,...
May 4th, 2016 | Chartering, Container shipping, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

ILO minimum wage for seafarers to stay at US$ 614

ILO minimum wage for seafarers to stay at US$ 614
The recommended International Labour Organization (ILO) Minimum Wage for Able Seafarers will remain at its current level of US$ 614 basic pay per month until at least 2018. This follows an ILO Joint Maritime Commission (JMC) meeting held in Geneva last week, comprising representatives of maritime employers...
April 11th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, ILO, International Chamber of Shipping, ITF, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Diana charters kamsarmax “Medusa” on period to Quadra

Diana charters kamsarmax “Medusa” on period to Quadra
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MEDUSA WITH QUADRA  ATHENS, GREECE, April 8, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
April 8th, 2016 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Marine Money Geneva Forum 2016

Marine Money Geneva Forum 2016
In what is one of the most challenging environments in history for the shipping and trading industries, Marine Money International together with Anchor Sponsor KMARIN look forward to welcoming you to our 4th annual Marine Money Geneva Forum onWednesday, 29th June 2016 at the Hotel President Wilson,...
April 6th, 2016 | Associations, Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period with Cargill

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period with Cargill
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MYRTO WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, December 24, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
December 24th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News | Read More

Diana extends caper “Santa Barbara’s” period charter with RWE and fixes postpanamax “Polymnia” on period with Cargill

Diana extends caper “Santa Barbara’s” period charter with RWE and fixes postpanamax “Polymnia” on period with Cargill
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT FOR M/V SANTA BARBARA WITH RWE AND TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V POLYMNIA WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, December 15, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the...
December 15th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Glander International Bunkering hires Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader…

Glander International Bunkering hires Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader…
Joshua Hawkins Glander International Bunkering hires Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader and Team Leader for the Geneva office Glander International Bunkering, a leading marine fuel, lubricant trading and brokering company welcomes Joshua Hawkins as Bunker/Lubricant Trader and Team Leader for the...
November 10th, 2015 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Chevron investigation launched at global labour tax summit

Chevron investigation launched at global labour tax summit
An ITF report exposing tax avoidance by oil giant Chevron was one of the centerpieces of a special global labour tax summit held at the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Geneva today. 17/09/2015 Organised by the PSI (Public Services International) global union, the summit was the launchpad...
September 17th, 2015 | Associations, ITF, Taxation | Read More

ILO finds Qatar guilty

ILO finds Qatar guilty
The ITF’s exposure of practices at Qatar Airways sparked criticism worldwide, including this protest at the recent Scotland vs Qatar football match. (Credit: Richie Vietch) Geneva-based United Nations agency the ILO (International Labour Organization) today found Qatar guilty of allowing its state-owned...
June 16th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Aviation, Corruption, Disputes, Health and Safety, HR, ITF, Labour Disputes, Safety and Security | Read More

Shipping industry calls on governments to adress migrants at sea crisis

Shipping industry calls on governments to adress migrants at sea crisis
  Peter Hinchliffe Speaking at a high level Dialogue on Protection at Sea, hosted by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Geneva, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has called on governments to address the growing refugee and migrant crisis in the Mediterranean. ICS...
December 12th, 2014 | Associations, IMO, Politics and Government, Safety and Security | Read More

Glander International Bunkering to open its first European location in Geneva

Glander International Bunkering to open its first European location in Geneva
Christoffer Berg Lassen Glander International Bunkering, one of the world’s leading bunker trading and brokering companies, is pleased to announce that the group has acquired Valhalla Marine Sarl, Geneva as of 1st December, 2014. The new Geneva operation is Glander International Bunkering’s first...
December 10th, 2014 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Intermanager welcomes new protection for seafarers – The “Heart and Soul” of a ship

Intermanager welcomes new protection for seafarers – The “Heart and Soul” of a ship
InterManager, the international trade association for the ship management industry, has welcomed the adoption of new measures to protect seafarers against abandonment. Amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006, agreed at a meeting of the International Labour Organisation in Geneva last week,...
April 17th, 2014 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Agreement takes MLC into new stage

Agreement takes MLC into new stage
The ITF HQ’s in London 11 April 2014 – The ITF has praised today’s decision at the ILO (International Labour Organization) in Geneva today to build on the success of the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 by including in it new mechanisms to tackle crew abandonment. Over 300 maritime representatives...
April 11th, 2014 | ILO, ITF | Read More

Winners Announced for the 2014 International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards

Winners Announced for the 2014 International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards
Tuesday 8 April 2014 – The winners of the 2014 International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards were announced last night during a high profile ceremony hosted by Secretary General of the International Labour Organisation, Mr Guy Ryder at the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Geneva, Switzerland. The...
April 8th, 2014 | Awards | Read More

Dry bulk cargo specialist brought-in by ISS

Dry bulk cargo specialist brought-in by ISS
Vincent Mazzone Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has announced a key hire in its Cargo Solutions division. Vincent Mazzone, a dry bulk supply chain and risk management professional, has been appointed to the newly created Geneva-based role of Vice...
February 10th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More