Daily Archives: October 21, 2014

International: The state of piracy

[Translate] International: The state of piracy Post Magazine By John Thompson 4 September 2014 With the nature of the piracy threat constantly evolving, John Thompson looks at the role of private maritime security companies in mitigating the risk Piracy’s gone … Continue reading

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The world’s most dangerous waters – piracy incidents 2009 – 2013

[Translate] The world’s most dangerous waters – piracy incidents 2009 – 2013 20 October 2014 The waters of Indonesia, Malaysia, Nigeria, Bangladesh and Singapore Straits are becoming increasingly dangerous, accounting for 70% of piracy incidents in the first half of … Continue reading

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Port security fees probe

[Translate] News Port security fees probe Hobart Mercury    By DAVID BENIUK 14 September 2014, TASPORTS is being investigated for uncompetitive behaviour that is allegedly forcing shipping companiesto pay 50 per cent above the market rate for security services. The … Continue reading

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Blackwater Jury Asks to See Video Aftermath of Baghdad Carnage

[Translate] Blackwater Jury Asks to See Video Aftermath of Baghdad Carnage By Andrew Zajac Oct 20, 2014 3:00 PM ET The jury deliberating since early September the fate of four former Blackwater guards charged with killing or wounding more than … Continue reading

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G4S plc UK DK: Directorate change

[Translate] G4S plc UK DK : Directorate change Thomson Reuters ONE 21 October 2014 14:10, G4S plc G4S appoints John Kenning to lead North America region G4S, the leading global integrated security group, announces today that it has appointed John Kenning to … Continue reading

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USIS suffers another blow as GAO rules for competitor in wake of fraud allegations

[Translate] USIS suffers another blow as GAO rules for competitor in wake of fraud allegations By Christian Davenport October 20 at 7:43 PM Follow @_chrisdavenport USIS, the embattled major federal contractor, suffered another blow Monday after government lawyers determined that … Continue reading

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