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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
 23-Jan-2016    WORLD HOLIDAYS: 24 JANUARY-6 FEBRUARY 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 24 January-6 February 2016 Saturday, January 23, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 25 Jan – Egypt Revolution Tue...
January 23rd, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port News from GAC

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

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
                               14-Nov-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 NOVEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 15-28 November 2015 Saturday, November 14, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun...
November 14th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  24-Oct-2015 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 25 OCTOBER-7 NOVEMBER 2015 Worldwide World Holidays: 25 October-7 November 2015 Saturday, October 24, 2015, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 26 Oct – October Bank Holiday...
October 24th, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 27 SEPTEMBER-10 OCTOBER 2015 PAPAL VISIT SECURITY ZONE UPDATE United States, Delaware River SUSPENSION OF LOCKS LANE OUTAGE Panama, Panama Canal World Holidays: 27 September-10 October 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the...
September 26th, 2015 | Associations, Canals, Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 20 SEPTEMBER-3 OCTOBER 2015 World Holidays: 20 September-3 October 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Wed 23 Sep – Eid ul-AdhaThu 24 Sep – Heritage Day (South Africa)Thu...
September 19th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
World Holidays: 23 August-6 September 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sat 29 Aug – Nikini Full Moon Poya Day (Sri Lanka) Sun 30 Aug – Kazakhstan Constiution Day Mon 31 Aug – August Bank Holiday (UK) Mon 31 Aug – Malaysia...
August 22nd, 2015 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 16-29 AUGUST 2015 KIEL-CANAL WAITING TIMES Germany, Kiel Canal World Holidays: 16-29 August 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 17 Aug – Indonesia National DayFri...
August 15th, 2015 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

High-level guests grace first anniversary celebration by WISTA Sri Lanka

High-level guests grace first anniversary celebration by WISTA Sri Lanka
WISTA Sri Lanka team with WISTA International board member Sanjam Gupta and Sri Lanka minister Rosy Senanayake. A year of island-wide activity by the new WISTA Sri Lanka has been marked by celebrations at the organisation’s first annual meeting, which was attended by top-ranking guests. The event in...
August 4th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, HR, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
World Holidays: 26 July-8 August 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Thu 30 Jul – Asarnha Bucha Day (Thailand) Fri 31 Jul – Esala Full Moon Poya Day (Sri Lanka) Sat 1 Aug – Trinidad & Tobago Emancipation Day Sat 1 Aug –...
July 25th, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
World Holidays: 19 July-1 August 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 20 Jul – Eid Ul Fitr (Pakistan, subject to change) Tue 21 Jul – Belgium Independence Day Thu 23 Jul – Egypt Revolution Day Thu 30 Jul – Asarnha Bucha...
July 18th, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Markets loosing steam; geopolitics in tatters

Markets loosing steam; geopolitics in tatters
John Faraclas Our twenty¬sixth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, today Friday the 26th of June 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was down six points...
June 26th, 2015 | European Union, Holidays, Markets, News, Politics and Government | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  20/06/2015 WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 19 JULY-1 AUGUST 2015 World Holidays: 19 July-1 August 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 20 Jul – Eid Ul Fitr (Pakistan,...
June 20th, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 31 MAY-13 JUNE 2015 TEMPORARY OBSTRUCTION OF THE MOBILE RIVER United States, Mobile, Alabama World Holidays: 31 May-13 June 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 1 Jun –...
May 30th, 2015 | Holidays, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Bolivar Roads Anchorage May 04, 2015, United States, Houston, Texas Effective immediately, Houston Pilots will take orders for vessels going to the Bolivar Roads Anchorage at a draft up to 40′-00″ fresh water. Anchorage “A” is a 48 hour anchorage, and Houston pilots recommend...
May 4th, 2015 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Navy escort for U.S.-flagged vessels COUNTRY: Worldwide Ships from U.S. Naval Forces Central Command in Bahrain have begun accompanying U.S.-flagged maritime traffic in the Strait of Hormuz, U.S. Defense Department officials said. Sufficient U.S. naval forces are assigned to the command to meet the...
May 2nd, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Sri Lanka union pioneers HIV non-discrimination deal

Sri Lanka union pioneers HIV non-discrimination deal
The National Union of Seafarers Sri Lanka (NUSS) has brokered a pioneering HIV non-discrimination deal in an agreement signed with Mercantile Marine Management Ltd. 30/04/2015 The ‘special agreement’, added to the three-year memorandum of agreement that runs from 2015 to 2017, will cover around...
April 30th, 2015 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, ITF, Medical | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 26 APRIL-9 MAY 2015 World Holidays: 26 April-9 May 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 27 Apr – Freedom Day (South Africa) Fri 1 May – Labour Day / May Day Fri...
April 25th, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC Sri Lanka wins Best Shipping Agent award

GAC Sri Lanka wins Best Shipping Agent award
  GAC Sri Lanka’s liner arm, McLarens Shipping wins Best Shipping Agent, Customer Service award for its high service standards for Wan Hai Lines in the Intra-Asia sector. Sri Lanka,  30 March 2015 –GAC Sri Lanka’s liner arm, McLarens Shipping has been named “Best Shipping Agent, Customer Service”...
March 30th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, HR, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
World Holidays: 29 March-11 April 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 30 Mar – Spiritual/Shouter Baptist Liberation Day (Trinidad & Tobago) Fri 3 Apr – Good Friday Fri 3 Apr – Bak Full Moon Poya Day (Sri Lanka) Fri 3...
March 28th, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
World Holidays: 22 March-4 April 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Mon 23 Mar – Pakistan Day Wed 25 Mar – Annunciation Day Wed 25 Mar – Greek National Day Mon 30 Mar – Spiritual/Shouter Baptist Liberation Day (Trinidad...
March 21st, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
WORLDWIDE – WORLD HOLIDAYS: 22 FEBRUARY-8 MARCH 2015 World Holidays: 22 February-8 March 2015 COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following:Mon 23 Feb – Clean/Green Monday (Cyprus, Greece) Mon 23 Feb – Russia Homeland...
February 21st, 2015 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

New managing director for GAC Sri Lanka

New managing director for GAC Sri Lanka
Mahesh Kurukulasuriya Sri Lanka, 02 February 2015 –Mahesh Kurukulasuriya, currently a director of the GAC Group of companies in Sri Lanka, has been appointed its Managing Director. Equipped with over 12 years of international operations, commercial, customer service and management experience in shipping...
February 2nd, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
    World Holidays: 1-14 February 2015          COUNTRY: Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tue 3 Feb – Thaipusam (Malaysia) Tue 3 Feb – Navam Full Moon Poya Day (Sri Lanka) Wed 4 Feb – Sri Lanka National Day Thu 5 Feb – Kashmir...
January 31st, 2015 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More