Posts Tagged ‘Greece’

New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program

New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program
. New 2020 HELMEPA Refresher Training Program A new decade has begun with renewed hopes and aspirations for all of us. Global shipping enters the new era facing a complex, demanding regulatory framework in pursuit of the goal of “Safe, Secure and Efficient Ships on Clean Seas”. To assist its Volunteer...
January 17th, 2020 | Emissions, Environment, Maritime Education and Training, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

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

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 15, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 15, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 15, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 15, 2020 Global Markets Global equity markets were little changed in early trade today ahead of the signing of the US/China Phase One trade deal agreement in Washington at 16:30GMT. According to...
January 15th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon)

Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon)
. Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon) Mazi Theatre Company proudly presents ‘To Tavli’ (Backgammon) by D. Kehaidis, which is staged for the first time in London. ‘To Tavli’ is a modern classic one-act Greek comedy performed in Greek, about...
January 14th, 2020 | Art and auctions, Events, Theatre, Comedy, Drama, Dance | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 14, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 14, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 14, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 14, 2020 Global Markets De-escalation in the Middle East crisis has shifted market focus to the expected signing of a Phase One US-China trade deal agreement tomorrow. In FX markets, the GBP remained...
January 14th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 10, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 10, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 10, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 10, 2020 Global Markets Risk-on sentiment prevailed in early trade today as fears over a further immediate escalation in the Middle East seem to have eased. In FX markets, the JPY remained under pressure...
January 10th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 9, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 9, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 9, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 9, 2020 Global Markets Risk aversion eased on reduced fears over a further immediate escalation in the Middle East after a US strike on 3 January that killed a senior Iranian military commander. European...
January 9th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 8, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 8, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 8, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 8, 2020 Global Markets Market sentiment on risk assets worsened today on the back of increased fears over a wider conflict in the Middle East following news that Iran fired rockets at US-led forces...
January 8th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Is it the Bunker prices that floor-down the BDI now at 791… or what?

Is it the Bunker prices that floor-down the BDI now at 791… or what?
John Faraclas Is it the Bunker prices that floor-down the BDI now at 791… or what? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 53 points as well as the 800 point threshold. Geopolitics are expected to be explosive as ever… John Faraclas’ brief market recap: The Capes’ once again on a triple-digit fall –...
January 7th, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 7, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 7, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 7, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 7, 2020 Global Markets The geopolitical situation in the Middle East remains on investors’ radars but the performance of financial markets over the last few hours suggests that investors are now optimistic...
January 7th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 3, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 3, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 3, January 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 3, 2020 Global Markets Global equity markets weakened earlier today, US Treasuries and European government bond markets firmed while oil prices moved sharply higher on heightened geopolitical tensions....
January 3rd, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | 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

IMES’ 12th Maritime Congress on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum

IMES’ 12th Maritime Congress on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum
The 12th Maritime Congress “2020. A wind of change in shipping Finance & Green Shipping. Do the Charters demand or prefer Green Vessels. What are The Shipping Finance Alternatives in 2020?” will take place on Thursday the 9th of January 2020 in Athens’ War Museum. Registration at 09:30...
January 2nd, 2020 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipfinance | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 2, January 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 2, January 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 2, January 2020)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS January 2, 2020 Global Markets Global equity markets kicked off 2020 on a strong note on Thursday, following news that the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) will cut banks’ reserve requirement ratio by 50bps,...
January 2nd, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Juan de Fuca in the Straits of Chimera; the Book

Juan de Fuca in the Straits of Chimera; the Book
Juan de Fuca in the Straits of Chimera; the Book Ioannis Focas (Juan de Fuca) the first European to explore far latitudes off Canada; Evridiki Livada-Duca* tells the true story of the Greek navigator Ioannis Focas or Juan de Fuca, the 16th century Ulysses. Back on the 22nd of October we had an article...
December 29th, 2019 | Books, Charity, Clubs, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Story of the Week | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 24, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 24, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 24, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 24, 2019 Global Markets Major European bourses were little changed in the early hours of today’s trading, while UST and Eurozone bonds yields were broadly flat in thin pre-holiday trade. In FX...
December 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 23, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 23, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 23, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 23, 2019 Global Markets Major European bourses opened lower earlier today on profit-taking ahead of the Christmas holiday break, following recent hefty gains on the back of increasing optimism on...
December 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 20, December 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 20, December 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 20, December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 20, 2019 Global Markets The GBP remained under pressure, heading for its worst week in more than two years, amid market worries over the risk of a no-deal Brexit. Meanwhile, USTs and German Bunds...
December 20th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, 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

Our little gift to you! 🎁 30% off bookings in 2020

Our little gift to you! 🎁 30% off bookings in 2020
Our little gift to you! 🎁 30% off bookings in 2020 Our BIGGEST OFFER of the year goes LIVE on 21st and 22nd December 2019 Have you been playing with the idea to visit Astypalea in 2020? Now is your time to make it happen! Receive 30% off (20% off during July & August) when you...
December 18th, 2019 | Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 17, December 2019)

. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 17, December 2019)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 17, 2019 Global Markets Fixed income markets were firmer in early European trade supported by news that UK PM Boris Johnson intends to pass legislation to rule out the extension of the transition...
December 17th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 16 December 2019)

. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday, 16 December 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS December 16, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets advanced on Monday, with Asian shares hitting their highest in nearly eight months, after the US and China agreed on a Phase One trade deal. As a result,...
December 16th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Piraeus Marine Club enhances its role as a center for regional intelligence for its membership

The Piraeus Marine Club enhances its role as a center for regional intelligence for its  membership
The President of Piraeus Marine Club Ms. Irene S. Daifas welcomes our special guests and principal speakers The Piraeus Marine Club enhances its role as a center for regional intelligence for its  membership On Thursday December 5th, 2019 the Piraeus Marine Club featured a talk as a part of its series...
December 13th, 2019 | Clubs, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The BDI dives further amid an expected landslide Tories victory…

The BDI dives further amid an expected landslide Tories victory…
John Faraclas The BDI dives further amid an expected landslide Tories victory… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost its 1,400 points threshold and now stands at 1,388 points. Let’s hope, all of us all over Planet Ocean that Boris Johnson’s outright win will be for the benefit, primarily of the British...
December 12th, 2019 | Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More