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).
- ACL Christens New G4 CONRO Ship in Liverpool 20 oktober 2016Atlantic Container Line (ACL), an American shipping company owned by the Italian Grimaldi Group, has christened the Atlantic Sea, its newest transatlantic combination container/roll-on roll-off (CONRO) vessel, in Liverpool. The vessel is a part of the company’s new fleet of generation 4 (G4) CONRO vessels, which includes the Atlantic Star, Atlantic Sail, Atl […]World Maritime News World Maritime News
- Car Carrier on Fire in Port of Antwerp 20 oktober 2016The Antwerp fire department is currently cooling the 1989-built car carrier Silver Sky which burst into flames around 00.30 am last night, the spokeswoman of the Antwerp fire brigade told World Maritime News. She added that the temperature on board is still too high to enter the ship, so the damage caused by the fire is not yet determined. All 24 crew […] […]World Maritime News
- Maersk Line Makes a Comeback to Iran 20 oktober 2016Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has restored its services to and from Iran, after a five-year absence from this Middle East country. The company said it offers nine mainline services with weekly departures on all major trade lanes to/from Jebel Ali, with a direct feeder to Bandar Abbas. For imports from Iran, there are three […] […]World Maritime News World Maritime News