Posts Tagged ‘Greece’

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

HARRIS PYE launches Greece office

HARRIS PYE launches Greece office
Tony Gennadopoulos, Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean, Harris Pye Global engineering group Harris Pye, a Joulon company, has launched Harris Pye Greece/Mediterranean based in Glyfada, Athens and appointed Tony Gennadopoulos Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean. “Shipping...
February 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 16, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 16, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: US Treasury yields retreated from yesterday’s fresh multi-year highs as investors are probably getting more cautious, indicating no rush to price in a steeper path of Fed rate tightening in the coming months, in spite of higher than...
February 16th, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Survitec to present at the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum

Survitec to present at the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum
Safety solutions provider Survitec is to attend the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum (ITOSF) which takes place in Athens at the Grand Bretagne Hotel, on 21st and 22nd February 201 The two-day event is a gathering of representatives of more than 70 tanker management companies, exchanging views...
February 15th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Tankers | Read More

Posidonia 2018: Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history

Posidonia 2018: Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history
.. POSIDONIA 2018 TO HOST INTERNATIONAL UNVEIL OF INDUSTRY TITANS JV – INTERNATIONAL MARITIME INDUSTRIES (IMI) Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia’s state oil company, and its partners; Lamprell Plc; the National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia...
February 14th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 14, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, February 14, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Amid signs of increasing US inflation pressures following a higher than expected rise of 2.9%YoY in January average hourly earnings, which pushed bond yields higher and weighed heavily on equities, all eyes today are on US consumer...
February 14th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

“Air quality measurements in ports”, PPA 16 February 2018

“Air quality measurements in ports”,  PPA 16 February 2018
Piraeus Port Authority “Air quality measurements in ports”, at the Piraeus Port Authority, 16 February 2018 Interesting discussions on air pollution measurements in ports and deployment of LNG as alternative fuel will be the focus of the forthcoming EU co-funded Poseidon Med II event which will...
February 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, LNG, Pollution | Read More

Unsustainable BDI; messy Geopolitics…

Unsustainable BDI; messy Geopolitics…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended its upwards “rally” with a minus two point loss; Geopolitics are getting more than perplexed. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: The BDI now stands at 1,123 points  – once again thanks to the Capers which managed to clinched another 34 points –...
February 12th, 2018 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DailyOverview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 12, 2018)

DailyOverview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, February 12, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: According to the US Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, Friday’s two-year budget deal, which follows the sweeping overhaul of the US tax code in December, is projected to push the federal government deficit to levels above...
February 12th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 09, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, February 09, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The BoE MPC voted unanimously at the February 7 meeting to keep its Bank Rate at 0.50% and maintain its current stock of asset purchases at GBP435bn. However, it adopted a more hawkish than expected tone, raising worries over a steeper...
February 9th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 08, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 08, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from US Treasuries, core euro area government bonds remained under pressure in European trade for the second session in a row with the 10yr Bund yield risign slightly above 0.76% amid concerns about a further widening...
February 8th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capital Link’s kick- start of its Athens 9th Greek Shipping Forum

Capital Link’s kick- start of its Athens 9th Greek Shipping Forum
When we say a full house, we mean a full house. Picture credits Iris Liaskonis Capital Link’s kick- start of its Athens 9th Greek Shipping Forum At the height of the current prolonged shipping and financial global crisis this event kick-started this morning at a full house at the Divani Caravel Hotel...
February 8th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | 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

Greece’s minister for digital policy, telecommunications and media Nikos Pappas meets with officials of the Sciotish Government

Greece’s minister for digital policy, telecommunications and media Nikos Pappas meets with officials of  the  Sciotish Government
l to r: Nikos Pappas,  Nicola Sturgeon, Lefteris Kretsos and  Derek Mackay. The Minister of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Media, Mr. Nikos Pappas, met with officials of the Scottish Government yesterday, on the second day of his visit to the United Kingdom. In particular, Mr. Pappas met with...
February 2nd, 2018 | Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 01, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, February 01, 2018)
HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with expectations, the FOMC kept its key interest rates unchanged at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting that concluded late on Wednesday. There were no updated economic projections or post-meeting press conference....
February 1st, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Greece’s minister of digital policy, telecommunications and media Nikos Pappas, in London

Greece’s minister of digital policy, telecommunications and media Nikos Pappas, in London
Minister of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Media, Nikos Pappas, with UK’s Minister of Digital Policy and the Creative Industry, Margot James. Greece’s Minister of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Media, Nikos Pappas, visited London on Wednesday 31 January 2018.  Nikos Pappas met...
February 1st, 2018 | Communication, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 31, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 31, 2018)
Dr. Platon  Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In his first State of the Union address since becoming US President, Donald Trump urged lawmakers to work towards bipartisan compromises...
January 31st, 2018 | Banking, Finance, News, Reports, Shipfinance | 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

Iris Xilas Xanalatos “Once and now”

Iris Xilas Xanalatos “Once and now”
.. IRIS XILAS XANALATOS “Once and Now” Benaki Museum, 138 Pireos Street, 118 54 Athens  From 07/02/2018 – to 11/03/2018 The exhibition presents works of the painter and printmaker, Iris Xilas Xanalatos, covering an artistic creativity of fifty years and over, for the first time. … The...
January 28th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 26, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 26, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In line with market expectations, the ECB left unchanged its monetary policy and its QE guidance at Thursday’s meeting yesterday,...
January 26th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,217…

The BDI@1,217…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) couldn’t continue its yesterday’s rise and today’s gains were almost halved. The Geopolitics remain messy and only Ares (Mars) can sort all this mess in his usual way; so should we say: let it be? John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI gained 17 points –...
January 25th, 2018 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, P and I Clubs, Politics and Government, Ship Demolitions, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 25, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 25, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD extended recent losses in European trade on Thursday following comments by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin at a press...
January 25th, 2018 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Shipfinance | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 24, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 24, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian equity markets closed lower on Wednesday, albeit still not far from recent multi-year highs, as optimism on global...
January 24th, 2018 | Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More