Posts Tagged ‘wista’

WISTA-Argentina new board

WISTA-Argentina new board
WISTA-Argentina’s new board WISTA-Argentina new board Following the recent elections, the new board of WISTA Argentina has as follows: President: Mrs Dafne Anghelidis, owner of Agencia Maritima Intercontinental, Vice-president: Mrs. Maria Belen Espineira, owner of ITL Legal Consultant Law Firm, Secretary:...
April 12th, 2019 | Associations, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…

The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclaseopolitics The BDI@734 amid Geopolitical chaos… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained nine points earlier on amid a very perplexed geopolitical environment given the EU’s important decision to grant an extension to UK on BREXIT and a bankrupt World. John Faraclas’ brief  recap: Since...
April 10th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Full speed ahead for Triton 5 project

Full speed ahead for Triton 5 project
Horacio Vasquez The latest episode of the Project Triton book and cartoon series will be launched in October 2018 in Buenos Aires, Madrid, Athens and the Norwegian city of Tromsø. It will be the fifth edition of Project Triton, an initiative with the aim of awakening in children their interest in the...
September 4th, 2018 | Books, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, News, Photography | Read More

WISTA International welcomes WISTA Japan

WISTA International welcomes WISTA Japan
Launch Party for WISTA Japan June 11, 2018 –Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) is proud to announce the re-launch of WISTA Japan. “We are delighted to welcome Japan back to our WISTA family. Japan plays an important role in the maritime industry, being the...
June 11th, 2018 | WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women shipping executives launch WISTA Bermuda

Women shipping executives launch WISTA Bermuda
BSMA Chair and BDA Board member Paul Scope; BSMA Board member and WISTA Bermuda President Angelique Burgess; Minister Gibbons; Jeanne Grasso of WISTA International; BSMA Board member Michael Smyth; WISTA Bermuda Vice-President Marilyn Feldman; and BSMA Board member John O’Kelly-Lynch. Picture credits...
October 21st, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, News, People and Places, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA Cyprus and Cass’ “Energy Economics and Shipping” event

WISTA Cyprus and Cass’ “Energy Economics and Shipping” event
Professor Tamvakis with WISTA Cyprus members. Photo credit: Whiteleaf Pictures WISTA Cyprus has recently organised a Training Course for its members with the title “Energy Economics and Shipping”, hosting the renowned Professor Michael Tamvakis from Cass Business School, City University in London. Professor...
October 19th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Maritime Education and Training, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Southampton – launch of an exciting new chapter for WISTA UK

Southampton – launch of an exciting new chapter for WISTA UK
Southampton launch networking The South East represents more than 20% of the UK maritime industry. Recognising the significance of the South East to the maritime sector and building on the success of its Liverpool chapter, WISTA UK is evolving and has now added Southampton to its list of regional branches. The...
March 18th, 2016 | Associations, Events, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Global Economy and shipping markets drop further; geopolitics in a mess!

Global Economy and shipping markets drop further; geopolitics in a mess!
John N. Faraclas Our forty-second weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 16th of October 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed down...
October 16th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

WISTA, personality of the year 2015

WISTA, personality of the year 2015
The moment of collective undersatnding and development! Nomination by way of tribute to the collective “Personality” of WISTA Hellas https://vimeo.com/141577110 It is true that we could have selected any one of our members or any one of the outstanding individuals in Greek shipping that would...
October 13th, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Person Profiles, Press and Media, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA-Hellas keeps the flame up!

WISTA-Hellas keeps the flame up!
From the pre-dinner reception drinks and dips networking …arena. Once again the modest but vibrant WISTA-Hellas Annual Dinner and Dance 2015 event took place earlier on at the Athens Hilton Hotel with over 300 members, guests and friends of one of the shipping industry’s best associations!  Angie...
March 27th, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, HR, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!
Despina Panayiotou-Theodossiou introducing the event October 17, 2014—At its International Annual General Meeting & Conference, nearly 300 members of WISTA (Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association) and conference attendees from 35 countries were treated to an energetic, exciting...
October 20th, 2014 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Featured, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Story of the Month, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Women maritime executives from four countries launch WISTA Nordic collaboration

Women maritime executives from four countries launch WISTA Nordic collaboration
Irene Rosberg Executives from a key group of shipping nations – Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland – have launched a Nordic collaboration of the respective national associations of the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA).  The WISTA Nordic collaboration brings together...
October 20th, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Communication, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, HR, Jobs, Maritime Education and Training, Organisations, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Dry markets dive below the 1, 000 points; the wets though…

The Dry markets dive below the 1, 000 points; the wets though…
John Faraclas After nine weeks finally the dry market with its BDI index went under the 1, 000 points, conforming our view that there isn’t sustainable; no strength at all..  In this thirty-ninth  weekly recapitulation of the markets and world geopolitics affecting same, tonight Friday the 10th  of...
October 10th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, News, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Jonas Hansson at Oresund Heavy Industries is the Compass Rose 2014

Jonas Hansson at Oresund Heavy Industries is the Compass Rose 2014
jonas hansson Jonas Hansson, CEO and Chairman of the BOD, Oresund Heavy Industries, is this year’s winner of WISTA Sweden’s leadership award, the Compass Rose. The award jury’s motivation: ”With courage, visions and the hard hat firmly in place, Jonas Hansson has created a diamond from a catastrophe,...
October 7th, 2014 | Awards, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

The Shipping Markets still in a downturn modus…

The Shipping Markets still in a downturn modus…
John Faraclas For eight weeks now the markets and in particular the dry ones with the respective BDI falling, continue the “struggle” to maintain a level above the 1, 000 points, but only just!   The wets too continue on the low edge… In this thirty-eighth weekly recapitulation of the markets...
October 3rd, 2014 | Academia, Associations, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Insurance and Reinsurance, Markets, Military, News, Press and Media, Reports, Scholarships, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Unsustainable shipping markets: a liability…

Unsustainable shipping markets: a liability…
John Faraclas With a low market, close to mid 700s the BDI brings shivering feelings to the majority of the markets stakeholders and the tremors can now be felt… This comes at no surprise to us as we have well in advance warned you! This is our twenty- ninth overview today Friday the First of August...
August 1st, 2014 | Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

Jeanius Consulting awarded WISTA – UK Entrepreneur of 2014

Jeanius Consulting awarded WISTA – UK Entrepreneur of 2014
Teamjeanius – Alicia Little (Marketing) , Jean Winfield (MD) & Amanda Roberts (PR Manager) Jean Winfield, Managing Director of PR and Marketing agency Jeanius Consulting, was last night presented with the Entrepreneur of 2014 award, at the prestigious WISTA –UK 40th Anniversary Gala Dinner*. WISTA...
July 31st, 2014 | Awards, Events, HR, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Date announced for LISW 2015

Date announced for LISW 2015
Date announced for London International Shipping Weeek 2015  Following the success of this year’s inaugural event, the date for the next London International Shipping Week (LISW) has been announced. London International Shipping Week 2015 will take place from September 7 to 11, 2015. Already maritime...
November 29th, 2013 | Shipping Centers | Read More

This Fall’s Prerequisites!

This Fall’s Prerequisites!
Talking about trends and must-haves, I sometimes find myself in the very awkward position of describing or prescribing things that many women cannot or are not willing to get. There is much discussion about individuality and also hard times many people are going through due to the climate of austerity...
November 1st, 2013 | Fashion, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Shades of Blue!

Shades of Blue!
As a designer, stylist and fashion journalist myself, I thought that building up a Fall/Winter 2013/14 ‘mood board’ for all women working and excelling in the shipping industry, the amazing, golden WISTA girls, is a no-brainer; it just requires enormous amounts of blue! When ladies decide to dress...
October 26th, 2013 | Fashion, News, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Caution for the World Shipping Markets and …Greece!:

Caution for the World Shipping Markets and …Greece!:
John N. Faraclas The following are the main points from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos of SBC TV last Friday the 21st of June 2013; please log below and listen: Introducing the interview, Thomakos sparked a note of optimism for good news vis-à-vis the shipping markets and...
June 26th, 2013 | News | Read More

ITF supports empowering maritime women conference

ITF supports empowering maritime women conference
24 May 2013  – An international conference on empowering women maritime workers brought together over 100 academics, union representatives, merchant navy and naval officers and representatives of international maritime organisations in Barcelona on 23 May. The International Conference Proudly...
May 25th, 2013 | ITF | Read More

Women transport workers call for end to violence

Women transport workers call for end to violence
Delegates at the ITF’s Asia Pacific Women’s Conference 13 May 2013 – The ITF’s Asia Pacific Women’s Conference concluded Sunday 12th May in Hong Kong, with a call to support the ITF Women’s Committee campaign to end violence against women in the workplace and at home....
May 13th, 2013 | HR, ITF | Read More

WISTA Med Conference in Hydra Greece 7-9 June 2013

WISTA Med Conference in Hydra Greece 7-9 June 2013
The Board of Directors of WISTA Hellas is pleased to announce the 5TH WISTA MED CONFERENCE Subject: “Today’s Crew Challenges” Date: Friday 7th June – Sunday 9th June 2013 Place: Hydra   Island, Greece. Come join us in Hydra for our annual shipping event!   Enjoy the privilege of listening to...
May 10th, 2013 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums | Read More

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 explained at busy WISTA meeting in Limassol

Maritime Labour Convention 2006 explained at busy WISTA meeting in Limassol
The Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006) regulates the rights of 1, 2  million seafarers worldwide and on the other hand secures the economic interests  and fair competition for quality ship owners and -managers.  International  seafarers’ and ship owners’ organizations and their governments...
April 30th, 2013 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, HR | Read More