Containerships Plc. Expects Further Sales Increase in 2019, After Positive 2018 Financial Year

In 2019 the net sales are expected to grow approximately 10% and the EBITDA to improve compared to previous year Containerships, a subsidiary of the CMA CGM Group, is a Finnish full-service logistics company providing safe, fast container transportation in the Baltic Sea, North Sea and the...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/containerships-plc-expects-further-sales-increase-in-2019-after-positive-2018-financial-year/

PwC: Maritime Industry Faces Series of Challenges Impacting Shipping Finance

The key trends and current challenges for the shipping industry and their impact to the shipping finance teams were presented during the “The PwC Annual Shipping Industry Finance Update” event organized by PwC Greece. Key trends and hot topics in the shipping industry were presented by PwC Greece...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/pwc-maritime-industry-faces-series-of-challenges-impacting-shipping-finance/

ING and EIB provide €110m for Spliethoff’s Green Shipping investments in Exhaust Gas Cleaning and Ballast Water Management Systems

ING and the European Investment Bank (EIB) today signed a EUR 110m loan agreement to finance Dutch ship management company Spliethoff’s Bevrachtingskantoor B.V. for the retrofitting of 42 vessels of its fleet with exhaust gas cleaning systems and ballast water management systems. This will enable...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/ing-and-eib-provide-e110m-for-spliethoffs-green-shipping-investments-in-exhaust-gas-cleaning-and-ballast-water-management-systems/

Cruise Pianist Writes Cruising Cat Book

Author and pianist, Liane Alitowski, D.M.A.(Stony Brook University), has written an all-ages book: Visby the Virtuoso: The Classical Cruising Cat.

This educational book brings to life the world of travel, music, science and friendship through the experiences of an unusually talented cat. Visby, a gifted pianist, performs piano recitals while traveling to Europe on a cruise ship. At each port, Visby, curious to learn, gets himself into unexpected adventures. 

On land, he might be found running...

https://maritime-executive.com/article/cruise-pianist-writes-cruising-cat-book