November 2008

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    More on Andreas Liveras

    “The Sunday Telegraph of London published this follow-up story today regarding this week’s tragic death of Andreas Liveras, owner of Liveras Yachts, which controls several of the largest-capacity charter yachts in the world. Also, CharterWave sponsor broker Shannon Webster forwarded me this link from the BBC. If you click play, you can hear the interview […]

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    November 2008

    CharterWave eNews Report from the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show… Ocean Independence opens Austria office, announces new logo and branding campaign… YCO celebrates new office in London… U.N. Foundation inaugurates Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria… We’re scouting for you in Tortola and Thailand, with brokers’ eyes in St. Thomas… Dream Cruises cited in Indie Book Awards… […]

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    September 2008

    CharterWave eNews Shipping firm BRS acquires Yachting Partners International… Tropical Storm Hanna and Hurricane Ike threaten Bahamas, Florida Keys charter grounds… Masked gunmen steal 138,000 from sailing yacht Tiara during Western Mediterranean charter… The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals announces strategic partnership with Ultimate Escapes… Fraser Yachts Worldwide relaunches website… Ocean Independence opens new office in […]

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    August 2008

    CharterWave eNews Discount offers flood charter market as yachts seek last-minute summer bookings… Welcome new sponsor: Northrop and Johnson Worldwide Yacht Charters… Insurance agent says hold harmless clauses becoming more common… British Virgin Islands shelve plans for port tax… Voyage fleet raises rates due to fuel costs… Oceanstyle opens office in Palma de Mallorca, Spain… […]

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    July 2008

    CharterWave eNews Report from the Newport industry-only charter show… Brokers report being bombarded with discount offers from charter boats seeking bookings… Feadship opens its own charter division… U.S. Senator John Kerry introduces legislation designed to make cruise ships safer… New Vidcast: In the galley onboard the 177-foot Maraya with chef Lindsay Wilson… Best of the […]

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    June 2008

    CharterWave eNews Genoa charter show report… Interview with broker Missy Johnston about Greece charter show… Interview with broker Beverly Parsons about Turkey charter show… Interview with broker Gail Hartman about Virgin Islands charter show… Interview with broker Rebecca Riley about Cannes Film Festival… Camper & Nicholsons International releases first Super Yachting Index… Cool Cat Charters […]

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    May 2008

    CharterWave eNews Ocean Independence buys Cavendish White… Welcome new sponsor: Shannon Webster Charters… Broker Sue Flammia joins International Yacht Charter Group… We’re scouting for you in Italy… Reputable brokers are scouting for you in France, Greece, Turkey and the British Virgin Islands… New featured brokers section on the CharterWave reputable brokers page… New podcast: First-time […]

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    April 2008

    CharterWave eNews CharterWave Special Report offering analysis and suggestions following the fire and sinking onboard the charter yacht Lady Candida… Exclusive interview from the 2008 Dubai Boat Show… Welcome new sponsor: Merrill-Stevens… Weak U.S. dollar affecting Mediterranean charter bookings… Charter yachts act to preserve Beef Island in the British Virgin Islands… BHC Charters struck from […]

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    March 2008

    CharterWave eNews Fort Lauderdale-based Merrill-Stevens shutters charter yacht management division; retail charter-booking department remains open… Welcome new sponsor, C U Yacht Charters… Emerald Star, Serenity turn heads at Miami International Boat Show… Agency releases report on fire that sank motoryacht Lady Candida during July 2007 charter… OceanStyle quietly building fleet of 65- to 125-foot charter […]

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    February 2008

    CharterWave eNews CharterWave Special Report: The Environmental Impact of Cruise Ships versus Charter Yachts… Welcome new sponsor, Virgin Island Sailing… Welcome new sponsor, charter broker Gail Hartman… Welcome new sponsor, Fine Yachts… We’re scouting for you at the Miami International Boat Show… New Vidcast: Two minutes on the Caribbean island St. Barth’s… 2008 CharterWave Media […]

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