Posts Tagged ‘Merkel’

A (Greek) Midsummer’s night dream…

A (Greek) Midsummer’s night dream…
Constitutions Square’s … western approach…during the YES demo event Neither William Shakespeare, nor Aeschylus, Sophocles or Euripides could have ever imagined the unique story – you can call it tragedy, drama or even comedy, enfolding in Greece following last Friday’s failure to...
July 1st, 2015 | Banking, European Union, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Markets, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

The low* in the Shipping Markets is still here…

The low* in the Shipping Markets is still here…
John Faraclas The Chinese New Year is here with us since yesterday and the year of the sheep might be beneficial for ships too; you never ever know as it depends from which side of the equation you interpret this… Our eighth  weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices...
February 20th, 2015 | Associations, European Union, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government | Read More

All change…

All change…
John N. Faraclas All change… By John Faraclas The latest events and conversely the news spread around the world – particularly in Europe, are offering the chance to say: All change! The policies of Mrs Merkel’s administration, posing as Europe’s super power and governing Europe will create unprecedented...
April 11th, 2013 | European Union, News, Politics and Government | Read More

Leadership the name of the game!

Leadership the name of the game!
The following are the main points – in brief – from the latest John Faraclas live interview from the Camelot Castle Hotel in Tintagel, Cornwall, to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 29th of March 2013: Faraclas started with a cultural and touristic note supporting also the Anglo-Saxon’s...
April 2nd, 2013 | Banking, Bribery and Corruption, European Union, Finance, Holidays, Jobs, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Taxation | Read More

Europe must make or break; enough is enough!

Europe must make or break; enough is enough!
Europe must make or break; enough is enough!   John N. Faraclas The following are the main points – in brief – from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 22nd  of March 2013:   1)Faraclas begun with the coming event of  Greece’s Independence...
March 27th, 2013 | Anniversaries, European Union, Flags, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Centers | Read More

To Cyprus: Resistance is Futile. “The EU Borg”

To Cyprus: Resistance is Futile. “The EU Borg”
Andreas Koutras To Cyprus: Resistance is Futile. “The EU Borg”, by Dr. Andreas Koutras   Yesterday in a rather convincing vote (36 No, 19 abstentions, 0 Yes) the Cypriot parliament decided to reject the decision of the European finance ministers. The Cypriots decision has made a first,...
March 21st, 2013 | Breaking News, European Union, Politics and Government | Read More

World Shipping: Divefall? – Greek Shipping and Politics: Still in a mess!

World Shipping: Divefall? – Greek Shipping and Politics: Still in a mess!
John Faraclas World Shipping: Divefall? – Greek Shipping and Politics: Still in a mess! The following are the main points from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 22nd of February 2013: 1. On the Markets, Faraclas, following Moundreas’ weekly video...
February 25th, 2013 | Banking, Coastal Shipping, European Union, Finance, Holidays, Logistics, Marinas, News, Politics and Government, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, Yachting | Read More

The World, Europe and Greece – a political, economic comment from a shipping perspective – part 1.

The World, Europe and Greece – a political, economic comment from a shipping perspective  – part 1.
The World, Europe and Greece – a political, economic comment from a shipping perspective  – part 1. By John Faraclas All our previous analysis and views on the Shipping Markets and the world at large as same are in this site* as well as in live interviews of the writer, remain unchanged! On...
October 29th, 2012 | Accountancy, Comment, European Union, Flags, IMO, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Taxation | Read More