Posts Tagged ‘Vietnam’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Oct-2019 YACHT RACES FROM HONG KONG TO VIETNAM Hong Kong Yacht races from Hong Kong to Vietnam Thursday, October 10, 2019, Hong Kong Yacht races from Hong Kong to Vietnam will take place on 15 October 2019 (Tuesday) and 16 October 2019 (Wednesday) respectively. About 12 yachts...
October 10th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Vietnamese Art: between Asia and the Western World

Vietnamese Art: between Asia and the Western World
Dr. Kanellos Charalambous with Dr. Maray Georgousis Vietnamese Art: between Asia and the Western World by Maray Georgousis, Dr. Art Historian* Modern Vietnamese art inherits rich elements from a culturally diversified past. Starting with the world-known bronze drums and impressive artilleries of the...
February 8th, 2019 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Featured, Insight, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018 opens

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018 opens
.. Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018 opens, shining a light on Vietnam’s promising automotive service industry Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City (AMHCMC) 2018, the leading regional trade fair for Vietnam’s automotive service sector, will open its doors at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center...
April 23rd, 2018 | Accessories, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City demonstrates its capabilities with a highly anticipated 2018 fringe programme

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City demonstrates its capabilities with a highly anticipated 2018 fringe programme
… Vietnam’s automotive service industry continues to grow alongside the show’s educational events Three weeks from now, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City (AMHCMC), the leading international business platform for the automotive service sector in Vietnam will open at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention...
April 10th, 2018 | Accessories, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City announces strategic partnership with LIQUI MOLY ahead of 2018 edition

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City announces strategic partnership with LIQUI MOLY ahead of 2018 edition
From the first edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City The organisers of next year’s Automechanika show in Ho Chi Minh City have announced a new strategic partnership with German automotive chemicals giant LIQUI MOLY. The company has joined the partnership programme of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City,...
January 2nd, 2018 | Automobiles, Markets | Read More

Vietnam makes monster impression at London’s World Travel Market

Vietnam makes monster impression at London’s World Travel Market
Vietnamese charm at WTM. Vietnam makes monster impression at London’s World Travel Market By James Brewer One of America’s most in-demand film directors has lavished praise on the people and landscapes of Vietnam, a prime location for his hit fantasy movie which has been described as one of the best...
November 9th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Tourism | Read More

Thriving trade between Vietnam and Germany replicated at Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018

Thriving trade between Vietnam and Germany replicated at Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018
With Germany sitting at the top of the pile in terms of Vietnamese automotive imports, and thanks to support from the country’s Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, a dedicated German country pavilion will debut at the upcoming edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City. As Vietnam’s leading...
October 24th, 2017 | Automobiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Markets, News | Read More

Damen strategically positions tugs in Europe

Damen strategically positions tugs in Europe
Damen vessel transport has arrived in the Port of Rotterdam SAL Heavy Lift’s MV Lone completes batch shipment of twelve vessels The latest Damen vessel transport has arrived in the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The multiple vessel shipment comprises various Damen Tugs and one Multi Cat that...
August 11th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City receives overwhelming response from the global automotive industry

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City receives overwhelming response from the global automotive industry
The first edition of Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City will debut on 15 March 2017. The three-day show aims to become Vietnam’s leading regional trade fair for the automotive service industry targeting trade visitors from Vietnam. Extensive support from Asian trade organisations and government agencies Automechanika,...
February 13th, 2017 | Accessories, Automobiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Markets | Read More

GAC renews commitment to help injured veterans

GAC renews commitment to help injured veterans
The GAC Group has once again donated to support the Wooden Boats For Veterans foundation (WBFV), a California-based organization that helps veterans harness their power of past military experiences. Houston, USA, 14 December 2016 – The GAC Group has once again donated to support the Wooden Boats For...
December 14th, 2016 | Associations, Charity, Ship Agencies | Read More

“K” Line Group Introduces New Total Auto-Logistics Business in Vietnam

“K” Line Group Introduces New Total Auto-Logistics Business in Vietnam
GL Vehicle Processing Center – Location “K” Line-Gemadept Logistics Co., Ltd (hereinafter shown as KGL*), Joint Venture Company between “K” Line and Gemadept Corporation which handles Total Logistics Services in Vietnam, has started Auto-Logistics service in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam from end...
November 7th, 2016 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Threat to seafarers remains despite piracy clampdown, IMB reports

Threat to seafarers remains despite piracy clampdown, IMB reports
Captain P. Mukundan London and Kuala Lumpur, 31 October 2016 – Kidnapping and hostage-taking persists off the coasts of West Africa and South East Asia, despite a 20-year low in piracy on the world’s seas, according to new figures from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime...
October 31st, 2016 | Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Maritime Fraud, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security, Seizures | Read More

Construction of New Cold Storage in Vietnam Completed and now Open for Business

Construction of New Cold Storage in Vietnam Completed and now Open for Business
New Cold Storage in Vietnam We are pleased to announce that construction of a Cold Storage Warehouse in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, by CLK COLD STORAGE COMPANY LIMITED – a joint-venture established by Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line), Cool Japan Fund Inc. (“Cool Japan”) and Japan Logistic...
July 21st, 2016 | Ship Supplies, Stores and Provisions | Read More

First Damen tug for Peru

First Damen tug for Peru
An artist’s impression of the ASD Tug 2810 Ian Taylor Peru chooses ASD 2810 for harbour duties in the Port of Callao Launching the business relationship between the two companies, Ian Taylor Peru has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group for an ASD Tug 2810. The vessel’s MTU engine and...
May 12th, 2016 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Four Damen ATD Tugs 2412 for Svitzer

Four Damen ATD Tugs 2412 for Svitzer
An ATD 2412 – Artist Impression Global towage operator Svitzer has signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for four ATD 2412 tugs as part of Svitzer’s ongoing fleet renewal programme. All four tugs are being built at Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam. Demonstrating the advantages to...
March 30th, 2016 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

OSD designs IMT2001 Scientific Research Vessel for TORI

OSD designs IMT2001 Scientific Research Vessel for TORI
An artist’s impression of the vessel Offshore Ship Designers (OSD-IMT) has signed a new contract for an IMT2001 Scientific Research Vessel for the Taiwanese Ocean Research Institute (TORI). The vessel will be used to support long-term oceanographic observation programmes, including the operation...
February 11th, 2016 | Associations, Environment, Oceanology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Wärtsilä integrated solution and expertise chosen for chemical tankers to be built in Vietnam

Wärtsilä integrated solution and expertise chosen for chemical tankers to be built in Vietnam
The new chemical tankers under construction at shipyards in Vietnam will feature a Wärtsilä integrated solution Wärtsilä Corporation, 16 December 2015 at 10 am EET – Three new 21, 800 dwt chemical tankers, under construction at two different shipyards in Vietnam owned by Triyards Holdings Limited,...
December 16th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Svitzer takes delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 3212 in the UK

Svitzer takes delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 3212 in the UK
CPP and special render recovery winches ensure superb performance Svitzer, the leading global towage and salvage specialist, has taken delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 3212 in the UK. The initial contract was signed at the Tugnology 2015 event, which took place in London in May. The vessels were built...
December 4th, 2015 | News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Shipping Markets catastrophic fall…amidst geopolitical chaos…

Shipping Markets catastrophic fall…amidst geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas Shipping Markets catastrophic fall… amidst geopolitical chaos… will bring in total mess Our forty-fifth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 6th of November 2015, with...
November 6th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Aviation, Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Holidays, HR, IMIF, Immigration, IMO, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Technology, Tourism, UN | Read More

Royal Bahamas Defence Force Damen RoRo 5612 launched in Vietnam

Royal Bahamas Defence Force Damen RoRo 5612 launched in Vietnam
This month, a Damen RoRo 5612 was launched at Halong Shipyard in Vietnam. The RoRo is one of nine Damen vessels ordered by the Royal Bahamas Defence Force as part of its Sandy Bottom Project. The vessel’s multi-purpose capabilities will be put to use by the Defence Force in a range of situations including...
July 30th, 2015 | Military, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Two days of IMCA events in Vietnam as Asia-Pacific section meets

Two days of IMCA events in Vietnam as Asia-Pacific section meets
Jane Bugler The International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) has programmed two days of events in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on 22 and 23 July. The first sees an afternoon’s ‘Vietnam Briefing’ open to IMCA members, and non-members including oil company representatives, contractors, consultants...
July 8th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

IMO: supporting the protection of South East Asian seas

IMO: supporting the protection of South East Asian seas
24/06/2015  A project to identify potential sea areas in South East Asia which could be put forward for designation as Particularly Sensitive Sea Areas (PSSAs) is gaining traction with the holding of a second regional meeting in Hanoi, Viet Nam (24-25 June).  A PSSA can gain extra protection through...
June 24th, 2015 | Associations, Climate, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IMO, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Organisations, Pollution | Read More

Evergreen Launches Vietnam-Singapore-Malaysia service

Evergreen Launches Vietnam-Singapore-Malaysia service
An Evergreen containerhsip May 08, 2015 – In light of the increasing capacity demand, Evergreen Line will launch its new Vietnam-Singapore-Malaysia service (VSM) this month.   The dedicated feeder loop will utilize two A-type containerships of 1, 164 TEU.  The first sailing of the weekly service...
May 8th, 2015 | Associations, Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Further dropping of the shipping markets…

Further dropping of the shipping markets…
John Faraclas, London – photo by Panos J. Tsakos With a 66, 35 percent downfall, since the end of December 2013 (when the BDI stood at 2, 227 points), the BDI is collapsing further, and the 800 barrier, as envisaged last week has gone; the 700 is very near  to be broken too… This is our twenty-seventh...
July 18th, 2014 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Bagged rice shipments – worrying increase in P&I claims

Bagged rice shipments – worrying increase in P&I claims
American Club’s Definitive Guidance for All Involved In This Trade Rice is of course a staple food in many Eastern/Asian countries and is also consumed in restaurants and domestic kitchens around the world. According to estimates, of the nearly 475m metric tons of rice produced globally in 2013, the...
June 16th, 2014 | Books, Food and Drink, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More