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FreeSeas Concludes Sale of Vessel and Long-term Bareboat Charter
Athens, Greece, September 16, 2014 -- FreeSeas Inc. , a transporter of dry-bulk cargoes through the ownership and operation of a fleet of Handysize and Handymax vessels, announced today that it has sold to unrelated third parties the M/V 'Free Jupiter' for USD 12,250,000 and subsequently entered into a long term bareboat charter with the vessel's new Owners. The vessel has been chartered by the Company for seven years at a rate of USD 5,325 per day on bareboat charter terms typical for this type of transaction which grant the Company the full commercial utilization of the vessel against payment of the charter rate to her Owners.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Market Report, "Euromedica SA (EUROM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", published
Euromedica SA is a healthcare service provider. The company provides primary and secondary health care services.
The Globe and Mail
OECD slashes growth forecasts, urges aggressive ECB action
Job seekers queue to enter an OAED employment center shortly after opening in Athens, Greece, on Sept. 10, 2014.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
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TRB Webinar: Calibration Methods and Tools
WASHINGTON, Sept. 12 -- The National Academies' Transportation Research Board issued the following news: TRB will conduct a webinar on September 17, 2014, from 12:00pm to 1:30pm ET that will explore recent advancements in software-assisted calibration and sensitivity analysis.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Kirsten Dunst: I would be thinner if I was single
The 32-year-old actress - who is currently in a relationship with Garrett Hedlund - thinks she has gained weight since she started dating her fellow actor. She told Net-a-Porter's The Edit: ''I've got a little bit more of a tummy now, so although I own about 20 pairs of jeans, I'll wear the same three for a year because the rest are from when I was skinnier.
Greece makes further progress on budget front
President Barack Obama is welcoming former President Bill Clinton to the White House to mark the 20th anniversary of the AmeriCorps national service program.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Kanye West rushed to hospital in Australia
Woman's Day reports that Kim Kardashian's husband was taken in for an emergency MRI. Citing patient confidentiality, the hospital declined to talk about West's condition.
The Washington Post
Ancient Greek tomb dig finds marble statues
This photo released on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 by the Greek Culture Ministry shows two approximately life-sized female statues on a wall leading to a yet unexplored inner room of a huge underground ancient tomb, in Amphipolis, northern Greece.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
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East County-Commission praises updates on Benderson Park
The next event at the Nathan Benderson Park will be the 2014 International Dragon Boat Festival, Oct. 24 through 26. Several major events are already planned for the rowing park this year and next which are expected to have a positive economic impact on the county, according to the report. The 2014 International Dragon Boat Festival will be held at the park Oct. 24 through 26, and next year the park will host the 2015 World Cup Pentathlon and US Rowing National Championships.
Eco Marine Power Short-Listed for Ship Efficiency Awards
Eco Marine Power is pleased to announce that it has been named as a finalist in two categories of the inaugural Ship Efficiency Awards 2014. The Ship Efficiency Awards 2014, hosted by Lloyd's Register and organised by Fathom, will recognise and celebrate the organisations and individuals within the maritime sector that excel in efficient operations, implement fresh thinking, offer proven efficiency benefits and technological innovation.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
DryShips Announces Day of 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
The Company's board of directors has fixed the close of business on Thursday, October 2, 2014 as the record date for the determination of the shareholders entitled to receive notice and to vote at the Annual Meeting or any adjournments or postponements thereof. Formal notice of the Annual Meeting and the Company's proxy statement are expected to be sent to shareholders on or about Monday, October 6, 2014.
Portugal: too soon to decide on early IMF pay back
9, 2014. . Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, right, speaks as his Portuguese counterpart Pedro Passos Coelho listens during statements to the media at the Maximos Mansion in Athens on Tuesday, Sept.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Finance news you need to know today
CONSUMERS appear to have shaken off the federal budget blues, with retail sales rising for the second month in a row. NOTHING stirs up the emotions quite as much as the debate around the so-called nanny state.
LA Daily News
Greece tomb may be linked to Alexander the Great
ATHENS, Greece >> Archaeologists excavating a burial mound in northern Greece have found two marble sculptures of female figures and a large, colored marble panel in what appears to be the antechamber of the main room. The tomb, in the town of Amphipolis, dates between 325 B.C. - two years before Alexander the Great's death - and 300 B.C. There is some speculation that one of his relatives or generals might be buried there.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Greece eyes growth for first time in 8 years
Greece's economy is expected to expand in the third quarter for the first time in eight years, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said Saturday. Greece eyes growth for first time in 8 years Greece's economy is expected to expand in the third quarter for the first time in eight years, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said Saturday.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Search on in Greece for Europe's oldest village
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The Washington Post
Greece: Gay partnership delay draws protests
A gay couple kisses during a protest outside Greece's Parliament in Athens on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014.
Neochimiki L.V. Lavrentiadis S.A. (NEOCHI) - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market Report
The company principally engages in the distribution of chemical products of multinational firms. It offers its services to different sectors which include Food & Drink, Home, Personal care, Industrial ingredients, Base Oil & Rubber, Bulk Chemicals, Fertilizers, Polymers and Coatings & Adhesives.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Emeritus Biology Professor George Vlasto Dies
Professor emeritus George Vlasto, who taught biology and pre-med at the Stamford campus until he retired in 1992. George S. Vlasto, a Stamford resident for 26 years, died on Aug. 3 in New Milford, Conn.