Banks are responsible for the current crisis, claims Vafias

Banks are responsible for at least 80% of the financial crisis facing today’s ship owners and in very few circumstances will they prove to be cooperative and flexible, according to leading Greek ship owner Harry Vafias. In a hard hitting round table debate to be published in the January issue of Ship Management International, StealthGas […]

DMC on course for 2012 deadline

Dubai Maritime City, the world’s first purpose-built maritime centre and part of the Dubai World Group of companies, continues to achieve major development milestones and confidently progresses towards its 2012 completion date. Infrastructure for the Industrial Precinct of the unique maritime development is set to continue significantly during 2009 making it fully operational ahead of […]

BW Shipping renamed BW Maritime

BW Shipping Managers Pte has been renamed BW Maritime Pte as part of an internal reorganisation to leverage strengths across the BW Group. The new entity will continue to be responsible for all tanker fleet commercial activities along with a number of corporate activities within the BW Group. BW Maritime has also been registered in Singapore’s […]