Posts Tagged ‘United Kingdom’

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia

Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia
London Capital markets look beyond EU​​​​​​​, US-China relations and their impact on Indonesia Tuesday 17 September 2019 – Vol.10 Ed.38.1 Commentary: Capital markets look beyond EU By David Marsh in London Relations between the UK and the rest of Europe in the economic and financial...
September 17th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More

William Blake: visionary exhibition at Tate Britain

William Blake: visionary exhibition at Tate Britain
The Sea of Time and Space. William Blake: visionary exhibition at Tate Britain  By James Brewer William Blake aspired to be the Michelangelo of England. He was never to achieve that ambition: some of his patrons were wealthy, but insufficiently so to sponsor his grander projects, and since he was unable...
September 15th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Yang Ming hails success of the new Liverpool feeder service

Yang Ming hails success of the new Liverpool feeder service
Port of Liverpool Yang Ming hails success of the new Liverpool feeder service A new express feeder service to Liverpool has smashed its initial targets almost immediately after launching in June, underlining demand for a direct Far East call at the port. The weekly Yang Ming service from Southampton...
September 10th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Chairman’s Message: Boris Johnson’s failure of bravado

Chairman’s Message: Boris Johnson’s failure of bravado
Boris Johnson Chairman’s Message: Boris Johnson’s failure of bravado Friday 6 September 2019 Vol.10 Ed.36.4 Commentary: Boris Johnson’s failure of bravado By David Marsh in Milan Boris Johnson’s bravado has failed to secure the UK cohesive government, negotiating advantage on...
September 6th, 2019 | Comment, News, Politics and Government | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 6 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 6 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 6, 2019 Global Markets Risk-on mode prevailed in early trade today, denting the safe-haven appeal of government bonds, supported by yesterday’s positive US data and recent news that both the US and China have agreed to resume high-level trade talks...
September 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 4 September 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday, 4 September 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS September 4, 2019 Global Markets Fixed income markets came under some pressure early today and the GBP’s recent downtrend came to a halt on hopes that the Brexit deadline on 31 October may be delayed. Meanwhile, BTPs extended recent gains as the positive outcome...
September 4th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand, Italy’s political crisis podcast

Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand, Italy’s political crisis podcast
. Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand, Italy’s political crisis podcast Commentary: Anti-hard Brexit rebels gain upper hand By Meghnad Desai in New Delhi UK politicians opposing a ‘hard’ exit from the European Union have been considering ways to thwart Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s...
September 4th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Reports | Read More

Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, Brexit’s impact on Japan-UK relations

Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, Brexit’s impact on Japan-UK relations
US President Donald Trump with Chinese president Xi Jinping Trade war exacerbates domestic woes, Brexit’s impact on Japan-UK relations Commentary: Trade war exacerbates domestic woes By Joergen Oerstroem Moeller in Singapore The US and China both face falling growth, which warrants economic stimulus,...
August 29th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Geest Line returns to Portsmouth

Geest Line returns to Portsmouth
  Geest Line returns to Portsmouth Eastern Caribbean shipping firm Geest Line is returning to Portsmouth two years after relocating to Dover. The company moved its cargo handling operation to the Kent port due to scheduling difficulties at Portsmouth, which have now been resolved. Geest Line’s...
August 23rd, 2019 | Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week

HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week
. HRH The Princess Royal to welcome global maritime leaders to London International Shipping Week HRH The Princess Royal will officially welcome five hundred of the world’s leading maritime executives, diplomats and heads of government to the UK for London International Shipping Week in September. The...
August 23rd, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Aug-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 18-31 AUGUST 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 18-31 August 2019 Saturday, August 17, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 21 Jul (Wed) – Ninoy Aquino Day (Philippines) 26 Jul (Mon) – National...
August 17th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Red Funnel opens its archives as it celebrates 50 years of high-speed travel via headline sponsorship of this year’s Cowes Week fireworks

Red Funnel opens its archives as it celebrates 50 years of high-speed travel via headline sponsorship of this year’s Cowes Week fireworks
. Red Funnel opens its archives as it celebrates 50 years of high-speed travel via headline sponsorship of this year’s Cowes Week fireworks Red Funnel is celebrating 50 years of continuous high-speed service between Southampton and West Cowes this year. To mark the milestone, Red Funnel is proud to...
August 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error, Were the Federal Reserve rate cuts justified?

Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error, Were the Federal Reserve rate cuts justified?
Boris Johnson Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error, Were the Federal Reserve rate cuts justified? Commentary: Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1926 error By Desmond Lachman in Washington As a biographer of Winston Churchill, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson must know that markets can unravel...
August 13th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Join us at the LISW19 Conference

Join us at the LISW19 Conference
. Join us at the LISW19 Conference | London International Shipping Week Newsletter LISW19 CONFERENCE Whatever your plans for LISW19, do not miss the LISW Headline Conference on Thursday 12 September at the Grosvenor House Hotel. The combination of a remarkable line up of internationally renowned speakers...
August 8th, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Shipping Centers | Read More

ABP Southampton working to maintain safety during Cowes Week

ABP Southampton working to maintain safety during Cowes Week
The Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) AIS screen during Cowes Week ​ ABP Southampton working to maintain safety during Cowes Week ABP Southampton is preparing for the challenge of managing all of the traffic that will flow through the port during this year’s Cowes Week, which will see up to 8,000 competitors...
August 8th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

On the road to a US-German trade war, Libor’s evolution, scandals and future

On the road to a US-German trade war, Libor’s evolution, scandals and future
US president Donald Trump with German Chancellor Angela Merkel On the road to a US-German trade war, Libor’s evolution, scandals and future Commentary: On the road to a US-German trade war By Desmond Lachman in Washington At around $300bn, Germany has the world’s largest external surplus....
July 31st, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.
All the Directors and partners. Jonathan Williams (MD Logistics), Victoria Williams, Ulla Williams, Philip Williams (MD Marine), Colin Williams (Director) Heather Williams, Chris Williams (Director – Willbox), Emily Walden, Mary Williams, Eric Williams (Chairman) Marine and logistics company, Williams...
July 30th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Energy, Events, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

The BDI down @1922: the heat is on for Geopolitics too

The BDI down @1922: the heat is on for Geopolitics too
John Faraclas The BDI down @1922: the heat is on for Geopolitics too The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 15 points earlier on today and now stands at 1922 points as the Panamaxes fell sharply. Geopolitics in total mess all over Planet Ocean and BREXIT will cause upheavals. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
July 29th, 2019 | Insight, Markets, News, Shipping Indices | Read More

Helene Schjerfbeck. Royal Academy revelation

Helene Schjerfbeck. Royal Academy revelation
Helene Schjerfbeck, Self-portrait, Black Background – detail Helene Schjerfbeck. Royal Academy revelation  By James Brewer All hail Helene Schjerfbeck! Hers is an illustrious name in Finland’s pantheon of modern artists, but she has been sadly overlooked in the UK. No longer, and about time...
July 29th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

An Enthronement to remember

An Enthronement to remember
From the Sacred Service of the Enthronement of His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas An Enthronement to remember John Faraclas was there and writes: This was a unique weekend in the Orthodox history of Great Britain; a weekend of events for the Enthronement of his Eminence Archbishop Nikitas of Thyateira and...
July 28th, 2019 | Events, Religion | Read More

Desai and Marsh on Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Fed ‘overlooking’ US consumers, and more

Desai and Marsh on Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Fed ‘overlooking’ US consumers, and more
Boris Johnson Desai and Marsh on Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Fed ‘overlooking’ US consumers, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 22-26 July 2019, Vol.10 Ed.30 Most-Read Commentary Johnson’s grim political arithmetic: The British...
July 27th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

Johnson’s grim political arithmetic, Fed ‘overlooking’ US consumers

Johnson’s grim political arithmetic, Fed ‘overlooking’ US consumers
Boris Johnson Johnson’s grim political arithmetic, Fed ‘overlooking’ US consumers Commentary: Johnson’s grim political arithmetic By Meghnad Desai and David Marsh in London The British prime minister has changed, but the grim political arithmetic remains the same. Boris Johnson...
July 25th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Consumers Market, Finance, News, Politics and Government | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 24 July, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 24 July, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 24 July, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  As expected, Eurosceptic Boris Johnson was declared yesterday the winner of the Conservative leadership contest and consequently, the new UK’s Prime...
July 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Boris Johnson wins Tory contest but can he make or break…

Boris Johnson wins Tory contest but can he make or break…
Boris Johnson wins Tory contest but can he make or break… Boris Johnson won few mins ago the Conservative leadership contest to replace Mrs. Theresa May at Ten Dowing Street, but can we make or break, meaning can he offer the best deal for the well being of the people in the United Kingdom? Wonder...
July 23rd, 2019 | Breaking News, Politics and Government | Read More

Towards new ‘de facto’ gold standard, British and German economic and financial diplomacy

Towards new ‘de facto’ gold standard, British and German economic and financial diplomacy
. Towards new ‘de facto’ gold standard, British and German economic and financial diplomacy Commentary: Towards new ‘de facto’ gold standard By Willem Middelkoop in Aerdenhout China wants to increase in the shortest time possible its gold reserves to at least 8,000 tonnes. This...
July 18th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, Markets, News | Read More