Daily Archives: February 3, 2014

Issa opens probe in ‘Fat Leonard’ case

[Translate] Issa opens probe in ‘Fat Leonard’ case Vista lawmaker wants records in onging ‘Fat Leonard’ bribery case By Mark Walker5:03 p.m.Jan. 30, 2014Updated5:22 p.m. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista Rep. Darrell Issa is wading into the ongoing bribery and payoff … Continue reading

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Sister of pirate hunter Nick Dunn to visit him in Indian prison

[Translate] Sister of pirate hunter Nick Dunn to visit him in Indian prison 2 Feb 2014 10:46 Pirate hunter Nick Dunn is to be visited by his sister who will make a 5,000 mile journey to the Indian prison where … Continue reading

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Executive Experience 2.5 days

[Translate] Executive Experience 2.5 days About This Course The Executive Experience is an unmatched team-building event that brings your organization to ACADEMI’s flagship facility in Moyock, North Carolina to receive elite training from our highly-skilled instructors, many of whom are … Continue reading

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​‘Mercenaries do better job than US Army’ – Blackwater founder Erik Prince

[Translate] ​‘Mercenaries do better job than US Army’ – Blackwater founder Erik Prince February 03, 2014 08:30 Eric Prince Download video (216.93 MB) They are the mercenaries of the 21st century. Hired by the corporations and governments they fight across … Continue reading

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A much bigger player

[Translate] A much bigger player Monday 03rd, February 2014 / 21:32 Written by Oman Observer Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on emailShare on pinterest_shareMore Sharing Services? By Stephen Eisenhammer — AFTER running one of the world’s biggest and most controversial private … Continue reading

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Manus guards leave G4S after Facebook posts ridiculing asylum seeker

[Translate] Manus guards leave G4S after Facebook posts ridiculing asylum seeker Security company says jokes on social media about asylum seeker swallowing nail clippers ‘completely unacceptable’ Paul Farrell theguardian.com, Thursday 30 January 2014 19.30 EST G4S launched an investigation after … Continue reading

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Serco contract can be broken

[Translate] Serco contract can be broken The West Australian Angela Pownall The West Australian February 3, 2014, 2:20 am Illustration: The West Australian The escape of three prisoners from Serco guards’ custody in the past month could enable the WA … Continue reading

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Serco shares fall over warning that scandal will hit profits

[Translate] Serco shares fall over warning that scandal will hit profits Scandal over Serco’s overcharging for government work continues to inflict damage as profits expected to be up to 20% lower Sean Farrell The Guardian, Thursday 30 January 2014 07.52 … Continue reading

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Hated in Washington’s halls of power, loved by the taxpayer: Meet John Sopko

[Translate] Hated in Washington’s halls of power, loved by the taxpayer: Meet John Sopko U.S. Senate Photographic Studio John Sopko, the special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction, at a hearing in Washington, D.C. Tasked with rooting out waste, Sopko is … Continue reading

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Audit Planned in Fraud Case as Navy Reinstates Shipper

[Translate] Audit Planned in Fraud Case as Navy Reinstates Shipper By CHRISTOPHER DREW and DANIELLE IVORYJAN. 31, 2014 Launch media viewer A House committee has asked the Navy secretary, Ray Mabus, to provide records of its contracts with ship-supply companies. … Continue reading

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