Posts Tagged ‘United Kingdom’

Weidmann ECB countdown, Safeguarding financial stability

Weidmann ECB countdown, Safeguarding financial stability
Weidmann ECB countdown, Safeguarding financial stability Commentary: Weidmann ECB countdown By David Marsh in London The probability is rising that Jens Weidmann, Bundesbank president since 2011, will replace Mario Draghi as head of the ECB. But it would be combined with many risks. A last-minute attempt...
May 24th, 2019 | Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance | Read More

Inmarsat announces digital and crew welfare events at LISW2019

Inmarsat announces digital and crew welfare events at LISW2019
. Inmarsat announces digital and crew welfare events at London International Shipping Week Events on digitalisation and crew well-being on 10th and 11th September to be co-hosted with WISTA International and the four LISW-supported maritime charities, including ISWAN’s International Seafarers’...
May 23rd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, IT and Communications | Read More

Britain’s powerless leaders, Fed Talk podacst

Britain’s powerless leaders, Fed Talk podacst
Britain’s powerless leaders, Fed Talk podacst Commentary: Britain’s powerless leaders By Meghnad Desai in London Theresa May, like Jeremy Corbyn, and indeed any current party leader, lacks a Commons majority to break the Brexit impasse. One escape route lies in the ‘March revolution’ engineered...
May 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, European Union, Finance, Politics and Government | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 22 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 22 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 22 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  UK PM Theresa May offered yesterday a number of sweeteners to MPs, including the chance to vote on whether to hold a second referendum to ratify the...
May 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 17 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 17 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 17 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Market uncertainty around the US-China trade dispute prevails, as the latest developments make it hard to expect a trade deal any time soon. Against this...
May 17th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Seatrade 2019 Awards at London’s Guildhall

The Seatrade 2019 Awards at London’s Guildhall
Lord Mountevans The Seatrade 2019 Awards at London’s Guildhall Kira Phoenix K’inan was there last night and reports: It was an absolute pleasure to attend the Seatrade Awards 2019 being the 31st one! The highlights of the evening were hearing guest of honour Professor Dame Jane Francis speak,...
May 8th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events | Read More

Statement: Dame Caroline Spelman in reply to Government response on Draft Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill

Statement: Dame Caroline Spelman in reply to Government response on Draft Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill
.. Statement: Dame Caroline Spelman in reply to Government response on Draft Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill Joint Committee on the Draft Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and Renewal) Bill  Tuesday 7 May 2019 Chair of the Committee Dame Caroline Spelman MP said: “I am pleased...
May 7th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Politics and Government | Read More

CV Show 2019 off to a storming start

CV Show 2019 off to a storming start
CV Show 2019 off to a storming start  The UK’s largest commercial vehicle event opened today at NEC Event runs until Thursday May 2 Exhibitor space sold out Raft of key model launches underlines confidence and buoyancy of UK commercial vehicle market The Commercial Vehicle Show 2019 currently taking...
April 30th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

LISW19 announces speaker line-up for headline conference

LISW19 announces speaker line-up for headline conference
Paddy Rodgers, past-CEO of Euronav and current Director and Chairman of the ITOPF (International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation Fund) LISW19 announces speaker lin-up for headline conference Thought leaders from the world of UK and international government, finance, trade and ship owning will be among...
April 29th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies
.. The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies DURABLE has a budget of € 3.9M and it is financed by the Interreg Atlantic Area Program. The project launch meeting takes place today in Bidart (France). Alerion Technologies, Lortek S. Coop and...
April 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Aviation, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications

BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications
Robert Keen BIFA welcomes extension of deadline for Customs training funding applications The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has welcomed the UK Government’s decision to extend the deadline for businesses to...
April 23rd, 2019 | Associations, Education and Training, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

An Easter Day and note to remember

An Easter Day and note to remember
Happy Easter An Easter Day and note to remember Happy Easter, He Has Risen! Part of the Christian World Celebrates Easter today – particularly the Western so to speak Christians. On a unique sunny day with temperatures soaring to 21C,  instead of our classic Easter Sunday visit in Hampstead Heath, we*...
April 21st, 2019 | Anniversaries, Climate, Comment, Emissions, Environment, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Insight, Maritime History and Museums, Politics and Government, Pollution, Religion, Reports | Read More

Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more

Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more
. Yaseen Anwar on Belt and Road, Desmond Lachman on the Fed and the next recession, and more 15-19 April 2019 Vol.10 Ed.16 OMFIF update – Week 16 2019 COMMENTARY  Belt and Road delivers crucial capital China’s Belt and Road initiative provides access to capital for connected emerging markets...
April 20th, 2019 | Associations, Comment, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Brexit delay may mean end of May, Implications of exit for UK and EU

Brexit delay may mean end of May, Implications of exit for UK and EU
. Brexit delay may mean end of May, Implications of exit for UK and EU Commentary: Brexit delay may mean end of May By James Smith in London The agreement struck by the EU on the UK’s Article 50 negotiating period was a difficult compromise, with few predicting the six-month extension. Theoretically,...
April 17th, 2019 | European Union, News, Politics and Government | Read More

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club AMERICAN CLUB CIRCULAR NO. 13/19 – MANAGEMENT NEWS – SHIPOWNERS CLAIMS BUREAU (UK) LTD APRIL 15, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 13/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   MANAGEMENT NEWS...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose

GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose
Agency Manager David Thorburn (left) with the Harbourmaster of Montrose Port Authority, Tom Hutchison and local legend Bamse the St Bernard. GAC opens UK office No. 20 at Montrose Grangemouth, United Kingdom, 11 April 2019 – GAC UK has opened its 20th branch at the historic port of Montrose...
April 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

BREXIT: …an extension to ride…

BREXIT: …an extension to ride…
…and now back to the House of all Parliaments BREXIT: …an extension to ride… Just after midnight we learned that the EU27 granted UK a compromised six months flexible extension until the end of October 2019… There were some French “second thoughts” but unanimity was there… Let’s...
April 11th, 2019 | Breaking News, European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

UK celebrates India National Maritime Day 2019

UK celebrates India National Maritime Day 2019
Senior maritime personalities with the Deputy High Commissioner. UK celebrates India National Maritime Day 2019 By James Brewer Modernisation of seaport infrastructure is a vital engine of growth for the economy of India, an audience gathered in London for India National Maritime Day 2019 was assured. This...
April 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Maritime History and Museums, People and Places | Read More

Coldharbour Marine announces new senior appointment

Coldharbour Marine announces new senior appointment
Coldharbour Marine CEO, Don Stephen Coldharbour Marine announces new senior appointment April 8, 2019 – UK-based Coldharbour Marine, the manufacturer of an in-tank ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) based on unique inert gas technology, has announced the appointment of Don Stephen as Chief Executive...
April 8th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

What a splash that was on the first day of the 23rd Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel!

What a splash that was on the first day of the 23rd Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel!
A general view of the exhibition hall What a splash was the first day of the 23d Natural & Organic Products Europe 2019 at ExCel! Nothing can stop health, beauty and food – the three most ancient issues and causes of human life over many millennia! A great opening with too many guests from all...
April 7th, 2019 | Climate, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Emissions, Environment, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, HR, Medical, Pollution | Read More

New OMFIF report – Post-Brexit opportunities: ‘Whatever the future, Britain and Germany will remain pivotal partners’

New OMFIF report – Post-Brexit opportunities: ‘Whatever the future, Britain and Germany will remain pivotal partners’
    Post-Brexit opportunities: ‘Whatever the future, Britain and Germany will remain pivotal partners’ Banking & finance: working together to bolster European capital markets Trade: accelerating supply chain digitalisation and eliminating administrative burdens Climate change: powering...
March 28th, 2019 | Banking, Climate, Finance, Trade and Commerce | Read More

British Marine Expo brings sea of learning and networking to Southampton

British Marine Expo brings sea of learning and networking to Southampton
… British Marine Expo brings sea of learning and networking to Southampton  Day one of inaugural Expo marked huge success The inaugural British Marine Expo, in association with HPi Verification Services, opened today welcoming hundreds of marine professionals looking to take up the exciting opportunities...
March 26th, 2019 | Exhibitions | Read More

Registration open for ALL-ENERGY and Co-located DCARBONISE

Registration open for ALL-ENERGY and Co-located DCARBONISE
Busy aisles at All-Energy 2018 It’s ‘all systems go’ for the 19th All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference, and the new co-located Dcarbonise 2019. Both will be held at Glasgow’s SEC on Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 May.  Free registration for...
March 25th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Exhibitions | Read More

BREXIT: The Ides of March?

BREXIT: The Ides of March?
  .. BREXIT: The Ides of March? Following our last night’s on BREXIT, we had once again a very perplexed result at the House of Commons today and we are now faced with an unprecedented continuation of a Byzantine style scenario on the BREXIT saga. With a 321 to 278 score MPs have rejected the...
March 13th, 2019 | European Union, Organisations, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

David Marsh on ECB leadership, Darrell Delamaide on the Fed, and more

David Marsh on ECB leadership, Darrell Delamaide on the Fed, and more
David Marsh on ECB leadership, Darrell Delamaide on the Fed, and more 4- 8 March Vol.10 Ed.10 COMMENTARY  Fed to rethink inflation expectations The Federal Reserve is pausing its interest rate increases, and will suspend its balance sheet runoff later this year. The Federal Open Market Committee is...
March 9th, 2019 | Banking, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Finance, Markets | Read More