Posts Tagged ‘Nepal’

London artist Rupa Maharjan lovingly portrays the unshakeable strength of the people of Nepal

London artist Rupa Maharjan lovingly portrays the unshakeable strength of the people of Nepal
Rupa Maharjan. London artist Rupa Maharjan lovingly portrays the unshakeable strength of the people of Nepal By James Brewer  In a remarkably expressive group of oil paintings, Rupa Maharjan draws the viewer to her native land of Nepal. The series of moving scenes pays homage to the unbreakable spirit...
November 1st, 2015 | Art and auctions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

The shipping markets volatile environment; a warning to be on guard…

The shipping markets volatile environment; a warning to be on guard…
John Faraclas Our twentieth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 15th of May 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI was down three points since yesterday at 634...
May 15th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | Read More

As powerful new quake hits Nepal, UN races to deliver aid to those affected

As powerful new quake hits Nepal, UN races to deliver aid to those affected
Photo: UNICEF/NYHQ2015-1113/Anthony 12 May 2015 – A new earthquake measuring 7.3 in magnitude has struck Nepal today killing at least 40 people, according to information received by the United Nations, just two weeks after a powerful tremor killed more than 8, 000 thousand people and devastated much...
May 12th, 2015 | Associations, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons | Read More

The shipping markets: Down and out?

The shipping markets: Down and out?
John Faraclas Our nineteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 8th of May 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI was up just a point since yesterday at 574...
May 8th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Gas, HR, Intertanko, Jobs, London Shipping Law Centre, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, Military, News, Ocean Shipping, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

Willard Marine to Supply Riverine Boats for Nepal Army

Willard Marine to Supply Riverine Boats for Nepal Army
Anaheim, Calif., – April 6, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Willard Marine, Inc.,  a leading boat manufacturer for more than 50 years, has been awarded a contract to supply the Nepal Army with two newly designed aluminum riverine boats. Under the contract, issued by the U.S. Navy Foreign Military Sales...
April 6th, 2015 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Women workers build union power in Nepal

Women workers build union power in Nepal
Nishi Kapahi addresses the ITWAN women’s congress 18 July 2014 – Women transport worker power was on display in Nepal last month when more than 200 women workers came together to share their union experiences and plan how to bring more women into unions. Taxi drivers, tempo (three-wheeler)...
July 18th, 2014 | HR, ITF, Labour Disputes | Read More