Sea mines off Yemen

New batch of mines found in waters off Midi. Naval mines found off Yemen’s coasts – coalition The Royal Saudi Navy vessels operating with the Continue Reading »

May 9, 2017
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RSN turns 50

A geopolitical birthday for the navy. At 50, the Republic of Singapore Navy plays a more critical role than ever By BARRY DESKER Singapore’s economic Continue Reading »

May 5, 2017
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IMB notes piracy increase

IMB notes increase in piracy. Maritime piracy report sees first Somali hijackings after five-year lull Pirates and armed robbers attacked 43 ships and captured 58 Continue Reading »

May 4, 2017
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K&R insurance spikes

Ongoing attacks see increased coverage demands. Feature: Piracy spikes shipowners’ demand for kidnap and ransom insurance There is a marked increase in shipowners opting for Continue Reading »

May 3, 2017
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Crew kidnap on the rise

Crew kidnap overtakes cargo theft. Armed attacks on ships in West African waters rise – report BY JOE BAVIER Armed attacks on ships in West Continue Reading »

May 2, 2017
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Libya vessel seizure

Libya clamps down on fuel smuggling. Oil Tankers Seized After Gun Battle in Libya By Zainab Calcuttawala Two vessels illicitly carrying crude from Libya have Continue Reading »

May 2, 2017
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