Posts Tagged ‘USA’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 20-Aug-2019 ABOVE-NORMAL HURRICANE SEASON FORECAST Atlantic Ocean/Eastern Seaboard, United States Above-normal hurricane season forecast Tuesday, August 20, 2019, Atlantic Ocean/Eastern Seaboard, United States NOAA forecasters monitoring oceanic and atmospheric patterns say conditions...
August 20th, 2019 | Climate, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Aug-2019 MINISTRIES CLOSE ADEN OFFICES, AIRPORT AND PORT STILL OPERATING Aden, Yemen DRAFT INCREASED Mississippi River, United States Ministries close Aden offices, airport and port still operating Monday, August 19, 2019, Aden, Yemen The Yemeni Foreign and Interior Ministries...
August 19th, 2019 | Aviation, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner

Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner
Neil Bayer Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner Shipping law firm Campbell Johnston Clark (CJC) is opening a Miami office after appointing well-known Florida-based litigator Neil Bayer as a partner. Bayer will head a team focusing on marine claims, with an emphasis...
August 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | 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

China must rethink growth model, No-deal Brexit not inevitable, and more

China must rethink growth model, No-deal Brexit not inevitable, and more
China must rethink growth model, No-deal Brexit not inevitable, and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW   Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 12-16 August 2019, Vol.10 Ed.33 Most-Read Commentary China must rethink growth model: The International Monetary Fund’s 2019 China Article...
August 17th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, News, Reports | Read More

US soya bean exports, up or down?

US soya bean exports, up or down?
Peter Sand US soya bean exports, up or down? The trade war has brought increased attention to the soya bean trade between the US and China with 2019 offering conflicting narratives. On one hand, soya bean exports to China in the first six months of 2019 are up 10.9% compared with the first half of 2018,...
August 14th, 2019 | BIMCO, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

China must rethink growth model, Monetary policy implementation and reserves management

China must rethink growth model, Monetary policy implementation and reserves management
. China must rethink growth model, Monetary policy implementation and reserves management Commentary: China must rethink growth model By Mark Sobel in Washington The global press treats readers to a daily diet of US-alleged harmful Chinese trade and currency practices, as if this were the only Chinese...
August 14th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 13-Aug-2019 REMOVAL OF WRECK OFF SAM KA TSUEN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong UNDERWATER HOSE REPLACEMENT & CHAIN TENSIONING WORKS Singapore HIGH RIVER RECOMMENDATIONS RESCINDED Mississippi River, United States Removal of wreck off Sam Ka Tsuen Typhoon Shelter Tuesday, August 13,...
August 13th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 13 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 13 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 13 August 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS August 13, 2019 Global markets Asian equities were in deep red on Tuesday on fears about a prolonged U.S.-China trade war, increasingly violent protests in Hong Kong and a currency crash in Argentina’s peso drove investors to safe...
August 13th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Mark Sobel on the renminbi, ‘Foolhardy’ to cry manipulation, and Time for radical EMU reform

Mark Sobel on the renminbi, ‘Foolhardy’ to cry manipulation, and Time for radical EMU reform
Mark Sobel on the renminbi, ‘Foolhardy’ to cry manipulation, and Time for radical EMU reform Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world 5-9 August 2019, Vol.10 Ed.32 Most-Read Commentary Renminbi slides past Rmb7 per dollar: David Marsh, chairman and co-founder of OMFIF, interviewed...
August 10th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 9 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 9 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 9 August 2019) HIGHLIGHTS August 9, 2019 Global markets Shrugging off Wall Street’s rally overnight, the majority of global equity indices traded in the red on Friday, as the White House is reportedly delaying a decision about licenses for US firms to restart...
August 9th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open

2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open
2019 NAMEPA Marine Environment Protection Award Nominations Open NAMEPA annually recognizes companies, associations, government agencies, academic institutions and individuals whose efforts support our mission to “Save Our Seas”.  Since our inception in 2007, NAMEPA has been engaging maritime...
August 7th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Environment | Read More

‘Foolhardy’ to cry manipulation, OMFIF joins EEM Pilot Scheme advisory council

‘Foolhardy’ to cry manipulation, OMFIF joins EEM Pilot Scheme advisory council
.. ‘Foolhardy’ to cry manipulation, OMFIF joins EEM Pilot Scheme advisory council Wednesday 7 August 2019 Vol.10 Ed.32.2 Commentary: ‘Foolhardy’ to cry manipulation By Mark Sobel and David Marsh David Marsh, chairman and co-founder of OMFIF, and Mark Sobel, OMFIF’s US chairman,...
August 7th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Energy, Finance | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 06-Aug-2019 SEAFARERS’ ACCESS TO MARITIME FACILITIES United States PORT OPERATIONS UNAFFECTED BY PROTESTS Hong Kong BALLAST WATER LOG REQUIREMENTS California, United States Seafarers’ Access to Maritime Facilities Tuesday, August 6, 2019, United States The Coast Guard issued...
August 6th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 6 August 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 6 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday, 6 August 2019)  HIGHLIGHTS August 6, 2019 Global markets Following the negative performance on Wall Street overnight, with US equity indices recording their worst day of the year, Asian stocks extended recent losses on Tuesday after the US Treasury designated...
August 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Renminbi slides past Rmb7 per dollar, Islamic finance special report

Renminbi slides past Rmb7 per dollar, Islamic finance special report
Renminbi slides past Rmb7 per dollar, Islamic finance special report Tuesday 6 August 2019 Vol.10 Ed.32.1 Commentary: Renminbi slides past Rmb7 per dollar By Mark Sobel and David Marsh David Marsh, chairman and co-founder of OMFIF, interviewed Mark Sobel, OMFIF’s US chairman, on the meaning and...
August 6th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Markets, Reports | Read More

Crowley Solutions Announces Promotions, Alignment to Drive Growth and Value in Government Services

Crowley Solutions Announces Promotions, Alignment to Drive Growth and Value in Government Services
Crowley Solutions Announces Promotions, Alignment to Drive Growth and Value in Government Services (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Aug. 5, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. today announced new leaders in its Solutions group to support the continuing focus and growth in its government service offerings. This...
August 5th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award

Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award
Bruce A. Fenimore and Sara Mayes Chief Executive Officer, Columbia Group President and CEO, Gemini Shippers Group respectively Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award Luncheon to be held December 9, 2019 at the Renaissance...
August 5th, 2019 | Awards, Containers, Logistics | Read More

Global & Regional Daily (Monday, 5 August 2019)

Global & Regional Daily (Monday, 5 August 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS August 5, 2019 Global markets Asian equity indices suffered their steepest daily drop in 10 months on Monday morning, as concerns escalated about the U.S.-China trade war. Japan’s Nikkei index lost 1.74% of its value ending at 20,720.29 the lowest level since...
August 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Mark Sobel on Fed cuts, On the road to a US-German trade war, Islamic finance growth and more

Mark Sobel on Fed cuts, On the road to a US-German trade war, Islamic finance growth and more
.                                         Mark Sobel on Fed cuts, On the road to a US-German trade war, Islamic finance growth and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around...
August 3rd, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Finance, News, Reports | Read More

Global & Regional Daily (Friday, 2 August 2019)

Global & Regional Daily (Friday, 2 August 2019)
. Global & Regional Daily (Friday, 2 August 2019) HIGHLIGHTS August 2, 2019 Global markets Global equity indices traded lower on Friday, with investors moving into safe-haven assets, following US President Trump’s announcement that he will implement new tariffs of 10% on the remaining $300bn of...
August 2nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 31 July, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 31 July, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 31 July, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets traded in the red on Wednesday, following President Donald Trump’s complaints that China has not been “coming...
July 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | 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

Deciphering FOMC rate-cut rationale, Digital currencies special report

Deciphering FOMC rate-cut rationale, Digital currencies special report
. Deciphering FOMC rate-cut rationale, Digital currencies special report Commentary: Deciphering FOMC rate-cut rationale By Mark Sobel in Washington It’s not easy steering monetary policy given the need to anticipate the future amid tweets and challenges to central bank ‘independence’,...
July 30th, 2019 | Banking, Comment, Finance, Reports | 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