Preben Sandberg Pettersson, M. Art, Bsc Adm and MBA, Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Ministry of Business and Growth and Chairman of the State Aid advisory Committee to the Danish Government. He has been employed in the Danish Government Administration since 1987 with enterprise policy, competition and State Aid policy and business economics as main responsibilities focusing on EU affairs and counselling of the Central Administration and Ministers on EU policy and in State Aid questions. Since 2006 he obtained the post as Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Consumer and Competition Authority counselling the Central Administration and the Government in State Aid matters, which function in 2011, was moved to the Ministry of Business and Growth. He has been posted in the Danish Permanent Representation in Bruxelles 1991-1994 and 2002 – 2006 doing EU affairs as Minister Counsellor including as chairman for several council working Parties during the Danish Presidencies in 1993 (Internal Market, shipbuilding, ECSC, technical harmonisation) and 2002 (Competitiveness and Growth, Competition, State Aid and Commercial Questions (International Trade).
- NYK Line Orders VLGC Duo from JMU 27 maj 2016Japanese shipping company NYK Line has ordered two Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCs) for transportation of liquefied petroleum gas from its compatriot Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU). The two 84,000 cbm newbuilds are slated for delivery in January, 2019 and are priced at USD 75 million each, according to the data provided by VesselsValue. NYK […] […]World Maritime News
- Eagle Bulk Raising Money for New Charters 27 maj 2016Marshall Islands-registered shipping company Eagle Bulk Shipping has entered into an agreement with its investors to issue a private placement of shares targeting approximately USD 6.3 million. Under the terms of the preferred stock purchase agreement, the company plans to issue 15% cumulative nonparticipating redeemable series A preferred stock, par value U […]World Maritime News
- Diana Finds Work for Two Panamaxes 27 maj 2016Greek dry bulk owner and operator Diana Shipping has entered into time charter contracts for two of its Panamax dry bulkers, M/V Naias and M/V Artemis. The contracts, signed with Geneva-based Bunge S.A., include a gross charter rate of USD 5,000 per day for M/V Naias and USD 5,350 per day for M/V Artemis. The 73,546 dwt Panamax Naias was chartered […] […]World Maritime News