Posts Tagged ‘Greece’

Countdown #BCG ATH SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED

Countdown #BCG ATH SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED
Countdown #BCG ATH SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED Transforming to Win in the ‘20s November 20th|6-9pm Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, Lighthouse Boston Consulting Group looks forward to welcoming you at the BCG ATHENS SUMMIT 2019/SUCCEED  Transforming to Win in the ’20s at the Lighthouse...
November 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The BDI@1,338… CAUTION!

The BDI@1,338… CAUTION!
John Faraclas The BDI@1,338… CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 19 points since last Friday the 15th of November and makes things more uncertain as it’s a bad start for this week, given that  Geopolitics are being governed by the few who don’t care at all how the 7.7 billion people on...
November 18th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 18, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 18, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 18, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 18, 2019 Global Markets Risky assets kicked off the week on a positive tone amid renewed optimism for a US/China trade deal in the not too distant future. US Treasury and Bund yields were a tad higher...
November 18th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Ioannis Plakiotakis, Greek Minister of Shipping and Islands Policy on “Developments in Greek Shipping”

Ioannis Plakiotakis, Greek Minister of Shipping and Islands Policy on “Developments in Greek Shipping”
Ioannis Plakiotakis during his speech at the Piraeus Marine Club Ioannis Plakiotakis, Greek Minister of Shipping and Islands Policy on “Developments in Greek Shipping” The Piraeus Marine Club Enhances Its Role as a Center for Regional Intelligence for its Membership On Tuesday November 12th,...
November 15th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 15, 2019 Global Markets Market hopes for a preliminary US/China trade deal in the not too distant future were revived late yesterday following comments by White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow...
November 15th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture

Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture
(L-R) L. Makris, Surveyor (Yachts & Small Crafts) /Hellenic Lloyd’s, Dr N. Mazarakis, Professor /Marine Meteorology, RADM J. Drymoussis, Deputy Commander/Hellenic Navy Fleet, G. Genikaliotis, Chairman/Vourkari Sailing Club and C. Triantafillou, HELMEPA “Enhancing Maritime Safety Culture” The...
November 14th, 2019 | Charity, Classification Societies, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Safety and Security | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 14, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 14, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 14, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 14, 2019 Global Markets Germany’s Q3 GDP increased by 0.1%QoQ following a slightly downward revised reading of -0.2%QoQ in the previous quarter. As a result, the German economy avoided a so-called...
November 14th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 13, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 13, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 13, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 13, 2019 Global Markets Investors adopt a cautious stance in early trade today ahead of US President Donald Trump’s decision on whether he will impose higher tariffs on cars and auto parts imported...
November 13th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 8, 2019 Global Markets Bund yields moved higher earlier today amid market expectations that US President Donald Trump will likely postpone again a decision on whether to impose tariffs on EU auto...
November 12th, 2019 | Automobiles, Banking, Car trade, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Looking for sea turtles in the North Aegean Sea

Looking for sea turtles in the North Aegean Sea
Fishers from Kalymnos island in Chios Looking for sea turtles in the North Aegean Sea Greece hosts some of the most important nesting sites to sea turtles[1] across the Mediterranean Sea, while also holds wintering and foraging sites for resident population of adults and juveniles. In the past few years,...
November 11th, 2019 | Charity, Environment, Fisheries, News, Oceanology | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 11, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets started the week on a weaker note and the safe haven yen rose amid escalation of violence in Hong Kong and news that a protester has been shot by police....
November 11th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 8, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 8, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 8, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 8, 2019 Global Markets Conflicting comments by high-level officials have raised questions as to whether the US and China will agree to lift existing tariffs gradually. In its Autumn 2019 Economic Forecast,...
November 8th, 2019 | Banking, Finance | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 7, 2019 Global Markets Risk-on sentiment prevailed in early trade today on news reports suggesting that the US and China will likely agree to lift existing tariffs in phases as a condition for reaching...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 6, 2019 Global Markets Core government bond yields continued to move higher in early European trade on market optimism that US/China trade talks are on track for a “Phase One” deal. Furthermore,...
November 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Basil and Elise Goulandris Foundation brings new contemporary glory to Athens

Basil and Elise Goulandris Foundation brings new contemporary glory to Athens
The late Basil and Elise Goulandris. Basil and Elise Goulandris Foundation brings new contemporary glory to Athens By James Brewer Van Gogh, Monet, Degas, Picasso, Cézanne – the modern masters and more are to the fore in a new setting, thanks to the opening of a world-class gallery in the heart of...
November 5th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Events, Maritime Art, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 5, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 5, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 5, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 5, 2019 Global Markets With trade talks remaining in the spotlight, major European bourses opened mixed and US index futures point to a firmer open on Wall Street. Amid optimism for a preliminary...
November 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Greece pledges a sustainable approach to cruise tourism

Greece pledges a sustainable approach to cruise tourism
Tourism minister Theoharis Greece pledges a sustainable approach to cruise tourism By James Brewer Greece’s new tourism minister has said he is working on plans which in effect could save the country from the blight of cruiseship-led over-tourism. Harry Theoharis told a press conference at the World...
November 4th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Insight, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 4, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 4, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 4, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 4, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets started the week on a positive note, amid rising optimism over trade talks and better-than-expected US October payroll data. In FX markets, the EUR/USD...
November 4th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Fly me to the Moon Travel newsletter volume 44

Fly me to the Moon Travel newsletter volume 44
. Fly me to the Moon Travel newsletter volume 44 OUT OF THE BOX REASONS TO VISIT GREECE Dear Traveler, «Καλό μήνα» (Kalo Mina). Let’s welcome November, a month filled with gratitude and beautiful moments. The crowds in Greece have thinned out, the sun is shining and the air is crisp. Fall...
November 3rd, 2019 | Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) I

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) I
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 1, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 1, 2019 Global Markets US Treasuries remained well supported earlier today retaining post-Fed gains amid expectations for further Fed rate easing ahead, as downside global risks prevail. In FX markets,...
November 1st, 2019 | Banking, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 31, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 31, 2019 Global Markets The Fed cut rates by 25bps at this week’s two-day monetary policy meeting which concluded yesterday, taking the target range for the fed funds rate to 1.50-1.75%. Speaking...
October 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck

Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck
The “Typhoon” Exceptional video news from the Antikythera Wreck The official video of the October 2019 “Return to Antikythera” diving expedition at the Antikythera Wreck site. Artifacts are coming to the surface. Among them an intact amphora from Kos and timber from the ancient...
October 31st, 2019 | Archaeology, Maritime History and Museums, Underwater Shipping | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 30, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 30, 2019 Global Markets UK MPs voted yesterday in favor of PM Boris Johnson’s bill calling for an early election on 12 December. Meanwhile, activity in financial markets was relatively muted earlier...
October 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 29, October 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS October 29, 2019 Global Markets Major government bonds retained a negative tone in early trade today on the back of increased optimism for progress in US/China trade talks, the EU’s decision to grant the...
October 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender
The VIKING ambulance boat VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has been declared the winning bidder in a tender covering three offshore high-speed ambulance boats that will support emergency services in the Aegean Sea. The international tender was concluded after a cooperation...
October 29th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More