Greece calls for charterers to pay for impending European maritime carbon scheme

Greece’s shipping minister, Ioannis Plakiotakis, has written to the European Commission, demanding that charterers stump up cash when shipping joins the block’s emissions trading system (ETS). Greece, home to Europe’s largest shipowning community, is arguing that the polluter pays principle ought...

https://splash247.com/greece-calls-for-charterers-to-pay-for-impending-european-maritime-carbon-scheme/

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 7 May 2021)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday, 7 May 2021)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY

HIGHLIGHTS

May 7 2021

Global Markets

The unabated rally in commodity prices amid optimism for a rapid economic recovery from the pandemic and positive US employment-related data ahead of today’s all-important US April non-farm payrolls survey, pushed global equity markets higher earlier today. In FX markets, risk-on sentiment kept the USD under pressure.

Greece

The headline IHS Markit Manufacturing PMI improved for the second month...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/05/07/global-regional-daily-friday-7-may-2021/

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 6 May, 2021)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 6 May, 2021)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY

HIGHLIGHTS

May 6 2021

Global Markets

UST yields remained close to recent lows earlier today after a number of Fed officials adopted a pretty dovish tone y-day, trying to assuage concerns about the risk of persistently high inflation. Today, the UK will be at the centre of market attention as a number of local and regional elections take place along with the BoE’s meeting.

Greece

The Hellenic Republic issued a new 5-year benchmark...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/05/06/global-regional-daily-thursday-6-may-2021/

Astypalea’s Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel Opens its doors on May 15

Astypalea’s Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel Opens its doors on May 15

Window with stunning views

Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel will officially open its doors for summer 2021 on May 15th, 2021, following the Greek Government plan for the reopening of the Tourism sector. The hotel’s reservation team is available to assist travelers and take reservations on this basis. There are also fully flexible travel packages for unique luxury escapes to Astypalea that travelers will love.

Kallichoron Art...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/05/05/astypaleas-kallichoron-art-boutique-hotel-opens-its-doors-on-may-15/

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 5 May, 2021)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 5 May, 2021)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY

HIGHLIGHTS

May 5 2021

Global Markets

Global equity markets were firmer earlier today, recovering part of y-day’s losses, after US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen clarified that she is not predicting or recommending the Fed to raise interest rates. In FX markets, the EUR/USD is struggling to stay above 1.20, ahead of today’s US ISM services index and the ADP employment survey, both for April.

Greece

The Economic Sentiment Indicator...

https://allaboutshipping.co.uk/2021/05/05/global-regional-daily-wednesday-5-may-2021/

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