Greek Shipping and Island Policy minister, Thodoris Dritsas has reiterated the government's aim is to “re-shape shipping” to reflect the national character of the country’s shipping industry and this includes a new collective labour agreement.
Cyprus Transport Minister Marios Demetriades said that despite the financial crisis, shipping continued to be the steam engine of the world economy.
We take a look back at who said what on Seatrade Maritime News' live coverage of SMM 2016 and how senior executives see the future of shipping.
Singapore-listed shipping and offshore marine firms can heave a sigh of relief on hearing Singapore Exchange’s (SGX) latest announcement to review the minimum trading price (MTP) watch-list criteria.
Istanbul-based Palmali Shipping Company, a major player in the Black and Caspian Seas, has contracted the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) to class close to half of its 100+ strong fleet.
Only 15% of the shipping industry believe that current market conditions are positive for the sector according to annual survey by Norton Rose Fullbright.