Posts Tagged ‘Malta’

VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets

VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets
VAKT expands ecosystem with essDOCS collaboration on NWE barge markets  London, UK & Swieqi, Malta – September 17, 2019: VAKT, the company re-imagining commodity post-trade processing underpinned by blockchain, announces a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with essDOCS, a leading enabler of...
September 17th, 2019 | Trade and Commerce | Read More

Dennis Spiteri; an artist beyond the cosmic encounters

Dennis Spiteri; an artist beyond the cosmic encounters
. Dennis Spiteri; an artist beyond the cosmic encounters Emily  Parry writes: Dennis Spiteri was born in Malta in 1948 and migrated to Australia with his parents in 1954. He grew up in a country town in Victoria and did his primary and secondary education there. He also began his art education there....
August 9th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

IMO, DP World & Maersk among confirmed speakers for ICHCA conference in Malta

IMO, DP World & Maersk among confirmed speakers for ICHCA conference in Malta
IMO, DP World & Maersk among confirmed speakers for ICHCA conference in Malta ICHCA International 2019 Conference – fostering safe, secure and sustainable cargo logistics chains IMO and high-level stakeholder speakers confirmed for ICHCA International 2019 Conference & Exhibition, 11-14 November...
July 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Sessions announced for ICHCA’s 20/20 Cargo Vision Conference in Malta this November

Sessions announced for ICHCA’s 20/20 Cargo Vision Conference in Malta this November Don’t miss the chance to get 25% off your ticket price – book now! 2019 ICHCA International 20/20 Cargo Vision Conference & Exhibition 11-14 November 2019, Hilton Hotel, Malta Programme sessions...
May 13th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

The BDI@692; Panamaxes save the day

The BDI@692; Panamaxes save the day
John Faraclas The BDI@692; Panamaxes save the day The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) clinched two points  earlier on today thanks to the Panamaxes’ “surge”… Geopolitics remain crucial in all fronts. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes’ fall continued; minus 11 points and the BCI now stands...
March 28th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Malta Maritime Summit 2018 outcome

The Malta Maritime Summit 2018 outcome
John A. Gauci – Maistre KM – CEO – GM International Conferences andExhibitions Ltd, Organiser of the Malta Maritime Summit The recently held second edition of the Malta Maritime Summit is now wound up. Yet the issues raised during the four and a half days of intense debates point to many...
October 23rd, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

1 Month to go! – Malta Maritime Summit

1 Month to go! – Malta Maritime Summit
The first Malta Maritime Summit, held on the eve of Malta’s presidency of the Council of the European Union in October 2016, turned out to be an even greater success than expected. With this success still very vivid we are highly motivated and looking forward to the second edition which will be held...
August 30th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Our Ocean: Arctic Commitment Seeks Partners on Heavy Fuel Oil Ban

Our Ocean: Arctic Commitment Seeks Partners on Heavy Fuel Oil Ban
Malta, October 9th, 2017:-  The Our Ocean conference in Malta was the venue for the launch of an an international initiative to end use of heavy fuel oil (HFO) by Arctic shipping. On Friday, October 6th, as one of the ambitious commitments made during the conference, the Our Ocean Arctic Commitment...
October 9th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Climate, Communication, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

MAN Diesel & Turbo Makes Pledge at International Ocean Conference

MAN Diesel & Turbo Makes Pledge at International Ocean Conference
Wayne Jones Engine-retrofit commitment aims to move world’s fleet towards clean technology Malta set the scene for the invitation-only ‘Our Ocean 2017 Conference’ this past October 5th and 6th that brought together statesmen, government ministers and industry leaders from around the world to look...
October 9th, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

essDOCS acquires TradeCert

essDOCS acquires TradeCert
Alexander Goulandris, essDOCS CEO Addition of TradeCert, a leading provider of electronic Certificates of Origin, enhances essDOCS’ expertise and solution capabilities in eCertification Valletta, Malta, 18 September 2017: essDOCS today announced its acquisition of TradeCert Limited, the Galway,...
September 18th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Technology | Read More

European Dockworkers to hold two-hour strikes on June 29

European Dockworkers to hold two-hour strikes on June 29
The International Dockworkers Council (IDC) has called a Europe-wide port stoppage in support of the conflict faced by Spanish dockers and in opposition to the ultra-liberal policies of the European Commission (EC).  Once the conflict in Spain has been resolved, the IDC expects the EC to reconvene...
June 19th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Strikes | Read More

From Valetta to Tallinn: ESPO’s statement to mark the Maritime Year of the European Union

From Valetta to Tallinn: ESPO’s statement to mark the Maritime Year of the European Union
Isabelle Ryckbost 03 May 2017 – Today the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) issued a statement to contribute to the Commission’s Maritime Year and to follow up on the Valletta Declaration, the ministerial declaration on maritime transport, adopted on 28 March focusing on competitiveness,...
May 3rd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Events, News, Organisations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Mediterranean’s largest high speed catamaran to be powered by Wärtsilä waterjets

Mediterranean’s largest high speed catamaran to be powered by Wärtsilä waterjets
The largest high speed catamaran to operate in the Mediterranean Sea will be powered by Wärtsilä waterjets Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 19 April 2017 at 10.00 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the waterjets for a new high speed ferry being built...
April 19th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

FEPORT welcomes the inclusive approach of the Council of Transport Minsters as expressed in “Valletta Ministerial Declaration”

FEPORT welcomes the inclusive approach of the Council of Transport Minsters as expressed in “Valletta Ministerial Declaration”
Lamia Kerdjoudj-Belkaid Brussels, March 30th, 2017 – Following the High Level Ministerial Stakeholder Conference organized in Malta on 28th March 2017 by the Maltese Presidency, EU Transport Ministers have adopted a declaration “Valletta Ministerial Declaration” expressing the common vision...
March 30th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Perfect storm forecast at Transas Global Conference in Malta

Perfect storm forecast at Transas Global Conference in Malta
Frank Coles The accelerating rate of technological change is forcing the maritime industry to rethink its role within the global supply chain, some 400 delegates who had descended upon Malta for the Transas Global Conference heard last week. CORK, IRELAND – 17th March, 2017: One and a half years on...
March 17th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications | Read More

Transas brings THESIS to its 2017 forum for change

Transas brings THESIS to its 2017 forum for change
Frank Coles Speakers at The Transas Global Conference in Malta will provide leadership and guide discussion towards the shipping industry’s digital operations eco-system CORK, IRELAND – 10th January, 2017: The speaker line-up at the next annual Transas Global Conference confirms that the innovative...
January 10th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications | Read More

New marine aids to navigation for Maltese ports

New marine aids to navigation for Maltese ports
Transport Malta has improved its marine aids to navigation with twenty new buoys, supplied by AtoN specialist Almarin, in collaboration with the local partner Boat Maintenance. Four buoys are located in Valleta, four in Marsaxlokk, one in Marsalforn, one in Gozo island and other in Comino island. The...
October 10th, 2016 | Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

“Controlled” BDI losses and explosive Geopolitics suggest caution

“Controlled” BDI losses and explosive Geopolitics suggest caution
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index)  was down just four points earlier on today at 860; Geopolitics though are heading for a messy war in the South East Med and its periphery; John Faraclas daily recap: The Capers were only one point down with the BCI 2014 standing at 1,970 points! The Panamaxes’...
October 4th, 2016 | European Union, HR, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

20 Days to go for the first ever Malta Maritime Summit

20 Days to go for the first ever Malta Maritime Summit
20 DAYS TO GO  First ever Malta Maritime Summit – The voice of the Industry where very prominent and influential maritime stakeholders will debate a number of topics which are currently having a direct effect on the maritime industry. In the centre of the Med, be a part of it and have your say!  3rd  ...
September 12th, 2016 | News | Read More

The importance of Palumbo Tenerife Shipyards

The importance of Palumbo Tenerife Shipyards
l to r: Caudio M. Marciano, Lucía de Suñer, Capt. Antonio M. Padrón, Joseph Calleja and Vittorio Carratú Capt. Antonio M. Padrón y Santiago, “IMO Maritime Ambassador” and Maritime Authority of Tenerife, held a meeting with representatives of the company PALUMBO TENERIFE SHIPYARD in relation...
June 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Malta Maritime Summit 2016

Malta Maritime Summit 2016
Ivan Sammut, Registrar General of Shipping and Seamen; James Piscopo, Chairman of Transport Malta; the Hon. Joe Mizzi, the Minister of Transport; John A. Gauci-Maistre, CEO of GM Conferences & Exhibitions Ltd and Dr. Jean-Pie Gauci-Maistre, Legal Advisor to the Malta Maritime Summit. MALTA MARITIME...
February 9th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events | Read More

Ban takes call for action on climate change to Commonwealth summit in Malta

Ban takes call for action on climate change to Commonwealth summit in Malta
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (right) confers with Karmenu Vella, European Commissioner for the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries at a special session on climate change as the Commonwealth Heads of State and Government meet in Malta. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas 27 November 2015 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban...
November 28th, 2015 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Environment, IMO, Oceanology, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

essDOCS appoints new Chairman of the Board

essDOCS appoints new Chairman of the Board
Andre Toet Andre Toet succeeds former Chairman of the Board of Directors, Barry Williams Valletta, Malta,  06 November 2015: essDOCS, the leading enabler of paperless trade, announced today that Non-Executive Board Member, Andre Toet, has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors. He succeeds...
November 6th, 2015 | Finance, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

essDOCS launches essDOCS Consulting

essDOCS launches essDOCS Consulting
          Newly-launched consulting arm to guide and assist banks and corporates in the adoption of FinTech solutions that enable digital trade & supply chain finance Valletta, Malta,  01 October 2015: essDOCS, the leading enabler of paperless trade, announced today...
October 1st, 2015 | Banking, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

essDOCS wins Global Finance Innovation Award for CargoDocs BPO+

essDOCS wins Global Finance Innovation Award for CargoDocs BPO+
Cutting-edge solution recognized for innovation in transaction services by Global Finance magazine Valletta, Malta,  5 May 2015: essDOCS, the leading enabler of paperless trade, today announced it has won Global Finance magazine’s Innovators 2015 – Transaction Services Award for its CargoDocs...
May 5th, 2015 | Awards, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More