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The Interview Dr James S.C. Chao

Founder of Foremost Group and recipient of the Lloyd's List Americas Lifetime Achievement Award explains his philosophy of education, life-time training and a commitment to always being the best
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Posidonia 2018: Smart shipping requires smart regulation and smart people


The Lloyd’s List Business Briefing at Posidonia on June 3 will dismiss the premise that technology can be developed in isolation and discuss the detail of shifting requirements from an industry in flux amid an unprecedented pace of transformative change

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THE term “paradigm shift” is bandied around with promiscuous ease, but it seems clear enough to Lloyd’s List that the global economy, and the shipping industry that serves it, is undergoing a period of transformative change.... Read full article

The Lloyd’s List Podcast: The week ahead

On this week’s podcast: Why container chiefs are feeling the heat | Tech-lash: Box sector baulks at blockchain | Why are governments failing to file accident investigation reports?

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Daily Briefing May 21 2018

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Looming US sanctions weigh on Tehran newbuilding plan

IRISL could find it more difficult to secure employment for the vessels being built at HHI

Legal advice needed for Iran-related fixtures, UK P&I Club warns

Members told the reinstatement of Iran sanctions relates to the provision of marine insurance, port operators and shipping and shipbuilding sectors

Lloyd's List Intelligence: Sanctions Watch

Comply with sanctions, avoid credit pitfalls and implement operational standards in an increasingly risk-focused industry. Access international sanctions data, fleet profiling, credit research, causalties and detentions












What's behind Japanese shipbuilder co-operation?

Fierce competition has left Japanese shipbuilders short of work, and unable to invest in innovative technology 









Looming US sanctions weigh on Tehran newbuilding plan

Lenders and shipyards in China and South Korea need to deal with fallout from Washington walking away from nuclear agreement









Shipping consolidation 2.0

Mergers and acquisitions have picked up pace since 2017 with six major deals valued at $4.7bn


Autonomous shipping: lessons for maritime from aviation and trucking

Where is Autonomous shipping today, and what technology is under construction to push it further? What developments are under way in the aviation, automotive, and trucking sectors that will have a bearing on how shipping will evolve?

Sponsored by: Transas & Lloyd's Register
Putting safety back where it belongs – first

Traditional attitudes to safety are to wait for an accident, then fix the problem. That’s no longer good enough. The industry is turning to a more proactive approach. Is this working?

Sponsored by: Transas
Beyond 2018 – Laying the Next Decade’s Foundationsl

2018 is shaping up to be one of the most significant for a decade. The reason is simple: the shipping industry has stopped hoping for a return to the freight rate levels of 2006-08 and started to plan for an altogether different set of challenges

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Cyber Security in an Era of Opportunity

Cyber security is at top of the agenda for maritime businesses after the WannaCry and – even closer to home – the Petya or NotPetya attacks. Every business that has started on the journey towards digitalisation is vulnerable to external threats

Loss and (re)load: Can the ILS market unlock the opportunities from this year’s hurricane season?

Investors bought a record volume of insurance-linked securities (ILS) in 2017. But the market is facing one of the biggest challenges in its history, with experts suggesting that cat bond investors will be presented with a bill running into the billions of dollars

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