More crew were kidnapped at sea in 2016 than in any of the previous 10 years, despite global piracy reaching its lowest levels since 1998, the ICC International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) said in its annual piracy report released Tuesday.
The IMB Piracy Reporting Centre is the world’s only independent 24-hour manned center for receive reports of pirate attacks from around the world.
While regular cruise ship rooms are nice, balcony rooms can feel extra luxurious. Balcony rooms give you the opportunity to escape the crowded decks and unwind on your own private terrance.
This all sounds great, but the truth is that these rooms can be much pricier than a typical suite so you may want to consider whether it's really worth it. If you’re
Shipping companies grappling with the threat of cyber attacks on vessels are finding insurance policies often fall short, officials involved in both industries say, a risk that could feed through into global prices.
Digitalisation means electricity networks, emergency services, industry and agriculture are all vulnerable to hacking by criminal gangs for extortion or, for political reasons, by militant groups or
SetelHellas and Cisco participate as Gold Sponsors at the 3rd Naftemporiki Shipping Conference that will take place on Thursday 19 January 2017, at Megaron, the Athens Concert Hall, The Banqueting Hall entitled: “Greek and European Shipping: Competitiveness and prospects in times of uncertainty”. The aim of the Conference is the discussion of the the challenges that both the Greek and the European shipping sector