Daily Archives: March 5, 2014

Avoiding Temptation at Sea

[Translate] March 04, 2014 Avoiding Temptation at Sea [Op-Ed]   By John Thompson The recent deaths of two security operatives on board the Maersk Alabama highlighted an acute concern amongst the Shipping community: the threat of substance abuse. That there … Continue reading

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Manus Island takes Australia to the edge of outsourcing

[Translate] 5 March 2014, 7.24pm GMT Manus Island takes Australia to the edge of outsourcing The awarding of a A$1.22 billion contract to Transfield Services to run the Manus Island and Nauru detention centres is yet another example of a government … Continue reading

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‘Conditions in the place are awful, Nick’s really suffering’: Jailed Nick Dunn sees his family

[Translate] By Katie Davies ‘Conditions in the place are awful, Nick’s really suffering’: Jailed Nick Dunn sees his family 5 Mar 2014 07:49 Ashington pirate-hunter Nick Dunn has had an emotional reunion with his sister after months in an Indian … Continue reading

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Source: Seychelles video shows 2 Americans on the town before deaths

[Translate] Source: Seychelles video shows 2 Americans on the town before deaths By Drew Griffin and Mary Rogers, CNN updated 5:56 AM EST, Wed March 5, 2014 How did ex-SEALs die on ‘Phillips’ ship? STORY HIGHLIGHTS The two Americans were … Continue reading

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US Says KBR Unit Clearly Played Role In Overbilling Scheme

[Translate] US Says KBR Unit Clearly Played Role In Overbilling Scheme By David McAfee Law360, Los Angeles (March 04, 2014, 4:21 PM ET) — The U.S. government on Monday urged an Illinois federal judge not to drop a KBR Inc. … Continue reading

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The enemy unseen

[Translate] Canadian Business magazine: March 2014 A look at the stories featured in the March 2014 issue of Canadian Business … The enemy unseen: Montreal’s GardaWorld has become one of the largest private security companies on the planet by protecting Western … Continue reading

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