“PIREAS” is the traditional Global Shipping Event that is organized by the Hellenic Shipbrokers Association (H.S.A) biannually since 1991, in Greece. The “PIREAS 2011” will take place on the 16th& 17th of June 2011 under the auspices of the Ministry of Commercial Maritime of Greece, the Tourism Ministry of Greece, the Hellenic Chamber of Shipping, [...]
Clarksons Hellas moving from strength to strength, A glance to 2010 – 2011 Greek orderbook, WeberSeas Hellas and AMA Capital Partner teaming up on projects & finance….
With the tanker freights near at historical low levels, tanker owners who met in Athens at INTERTANKO Annual Event believe that the recovery of the market will come during 2012. In his message the chairman of INTERTANKO Capt. G. Westgarth said that “2010 was a busy year for INTERTANKO, with members of the team working [...]
With the aim to share views on global shipping markets and economic developments, in particular those in Asia which are of particular importance to the maritime industry, HSBC organised its biannual shipping conference in Athens. Mr. Richard Grove, CEO of HSBC Hellas, opened the conference pointing out that “our Group’s expertise is directly brought to [...]
The new CEO of Star Bulk is not unknown to the U.S. capital markets. He has served, until October 2010, as Chairman of the Athens Exchange and Chief Executive Officer of the Hellenic Exchanges Group and was the President of the Federation of European Securities Exchanges. He was formerly Vice Chairman of the National Bank [...]
By Harry N. Vafias, CEO & President of StealthGas Inc.
The 14th annual meeting of the Hellenic and Black Sea Committee of Bureau Veritas was held on the 13th of May 2011 under the Chairmanship of Mr. George Procopiou and the presence of the Bureau Veritas Management, namely Mr. Bernard Anne, Executive Vice-President, Managing Director/Marine Division, Mr. Didier Chaleat, Senior Vice-President Marine West Zone, Mr. [...]