Posts Tagged ‘Pakistan’

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Hot Port News from GAC
16-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 17-30 March 2019 Saturday, March 16, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 17 Mar (Sun) – St Patrick’s Day (Ireland 21 Mar (Sun) – Holi (India) 21 Mar (Sun) – Nauryz...
March 16th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
09-Mar-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 10-23 MARCH 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 10-23 March 2019 Saturday, March 9, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 11 Mar (Mon) – Clean Monday (Greece & Cyprus) 17 Mar (Sun) – St Patrick’s Day (Ireland) 21...
March 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

The BDI@658: Capes spoil the broth

The BDI@658: Capes spoil the broth
John Faraclas The BDI@658: Capes spoil the broth The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was up seven points earlier on today but the Capes’ fall spoiled an otherwise good day… Geopolitics still to watch given the fast developments all over Planet Ocean on many issues… John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
February 28th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@651… Losing steam

The BDI@651… Losing steam
John Faraclas The BDI@651… Losing steam The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) clinched two points and seems that it’s losing steam; Geopolitics in jeopardy. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: It seems that we are having a Dry Market stagnation and hope same will change as the Capes did the damage yet again… With...
February 27th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
02-Feb-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 FEBRUARY 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 February 2019 Saturday, February 2, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 4 Feb (Mon) – National Day of the Armored Effort (Angola) 4 Feb (Mon) – Sri Lanka National...
February 2nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Recent fires at Gadani yards prompt authorities to shut down all shipbreaking activities

Recent fires at Gadani yards prompt authorities to shut down all shipbreaking activities
Shipbreaking Workers Union and NTUF jointly organized a protest rally in Gadani against the increase in accidents and the closure of the yards NGOs call for the relocation of the industry to facilities equipped for safe and clean recycling Brussels/Islamabad, 19 October 2018 – On 11 October a...
October 19th, 2018 | Environment, Health and Safety, Ship Demolitions | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
04-Aug-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 AUGUST 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 August 2018 Saturday, August 4, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Aug (Mon) – August Bank Holiday (Ireland, Scotland) 9 Aug (Thu) – Singapore National Day 9...
August 4th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Aug-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 AUGUST 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 August 2017 Saturday, August 5, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 7 Aug (Mon) – August Bank Holiday (Ireland, Scotland) 9 Aug (Wed)...
August 5th, 2017 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Aug-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 14-27 AUGUST 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 14-27 August 2016 Saturday, August 13, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 14 Aug – Pakistan Independence Day Mon 15 Aug – Assumption...
August 13th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Aug-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 7-20 AUGUST 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 7-20 August 2016 Saturday, August 6, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 7 Aug – Ivory Coast Independence Day Tue 9 Aug – Singapore National...
August 6th, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Pakistan

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Pakistan
Karachi Port, Pakistan Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime and logistics service provider, has opened its first offices in Pakistan.ISS Pakistan is based in Karachi, while two regional offices have also opened in Faisalabad and Lahore.  The new offices will extend ISS’...
July 1st, 2016 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

The Shipping Markets: Volatility knocks @642

The Shipping Markets: Volatility knocks @642
John Faraclas Volatility, Volatility Volatility; John Faraclas market briefing on the volatile state of the Shipping Markets and Geopolitics… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down three points since yesterday at 642 thanks to the volatile Capers’ losses! The Capers, proving once again that no one...
May 18th, 2016 | Associations, Comment, Markets, News, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

UN chief strongly condemns Sunday suicide bombing in Pakistan

UN chief strongly condemns Sunday suicide bombing in Pakistan
Ban Ki-moon 28 March 2016 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has strongly condemned the suicide bombing that targeted a park in Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least 60 people and wounding over 100, including many women and children. In a statement issued by his spokesman, Mr. Ban called...
March 28th, 2016 | Piracy and Terrorism, Religion | Read More

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              19-Mar-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 20 MARCH-2 APRIL 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 20 March-2 April 2016 Saturday, March 19, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 20 Mar –...
March 19th, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
              19-Dec-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 20 DECEMBER 2015-2 JANUARY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 20 December 2015-2 January 2016 Saturday, December 19, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu...
December 19th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Dec-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 13-26 DECEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 13-26 December 2015 Saturday, December 12, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Wed 16-Thu 17 Dec – Kazakhstan Independence Day Wed 16 Dec –...
December 12th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
                07-Nov-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 8-21 NOVEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 8-21 November 2015 Saturday, November 7, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 9 Nov – Iqbal Day (Pakistan) Tue 10...
November 7th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
              31-Oct-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 NOVEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 1-14 November 2015 Saturday, October 31, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 1 Nov – Anniversary...
October 31st, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

NGO Shipbreaking Platform publishes South Asia Quarterly Update #7

NGO Shipbreaking Platform publishes South Asia Quarterly Update #7
Injured worker due to gas cylinder explosion in Chittagong yard – 5 September Brussels,  16 October 2015 – The NGO Shipbreaking Platform publishes today the seventh South Asia Quarterly Update, a briefing paper in which it informs about the shipbreaking industry in Bangladesh, India and...
October 16th, 2015 | Associations, Health and Safety, Ship Demolitions | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
10 October 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 11-24 October 2015 Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tues 13 Oct-Wed 14 Oct – Muharram, Islamic New Year Wed 21 Oct – Chung Yeung Festival (Hong Kong) Fri 23 Oct – Ashura, 10th day of Muharram Fri 23 Oct –...
October 10th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Capers Volatility and Uncertainty reigns in the shipping markets; geopolitics of the edge…

Capers Volatility and Uncertainty reigns in the shipping markets; geopolitics of the edge…
John Faraclas Our thirty-eighth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 18th of September 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed up...
September 18th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Civil Unrest, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corruption, Dry Bulkcarriers, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, LNG, Maritime Fraud, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Sanctions, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 13-26 SEPTEMBER 2015 World Holidays: 13-26 September 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Wed 16 Sep – Malaysia DayThu 17 Sep – Heroes’ Day (Angola)Wed 23 Sep –...
September 12th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Migrants: For whom the bells toll

Migrants: For whom the bells toll
Chios, just off the Harbour Masters/Hellenic Coast Guard HQ’s: Young migrants playing around, whilst at the far end their parents wash their clothes… As we have reported over the last three years and in particular over the last six months, the focal point these days in the Mediterranean region,...
August 19th, 2015 | Associations, Breaking News, Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Defense, Health and Safety, Immigration, Maritime Tourism, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Story of the Month, Tourism | Read More

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World Holidays: 9-22 August 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 10 Aug – Day after National Day (Singapore) Mon 10 Aug – Ecuador National Day Wed 12 Aug – HM the Queen’s Birthday (Thailand) Fri 14 Aug – Pakistan...
August 8th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
World Holidays: 2-15 August 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 3 Aug – August Bank Holiday (UK & Ireland) Fri 7 Aug – Ivory Coast Independence Day Sun 9 Aug – Singapore National Day Sun 9 Aug – South Africa National...
August 1st, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More