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UK Armed Guards Look Vulnerable To Emerging Nations’ Prices

Armed Guards Look Vulnerable To Emerging Nations’ Prices

As regulation slowly and painfully filters down the private maritime security industry, a “proliferation” of new ...

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Denmark: BIMCO Announces Contract for Employment of ...

BIMCO Announces Contract for Employment of Security Guards on Vessels

  BIMCO announced the publication of the GUARDCON standard contract for the employment of security guards on ...

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Gulf of Aden: Armed Guards Use ‘Flotels’ to ...

  Despite the legal grey area that surrounds floating armouries, they may be permitted if private maritime ...

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Kenya: World Leaders to Consider Dangers of Using Armed ...

World Leaders to Consider Dangers of Using Armed Guards on Board Vessels

Marine safety concern, BCB International, has warned world leaders to consider the dangers of using armed guards on ...

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Ireland: Coast Guard’s Fleet to Get Two New ...

Coast Guard's Fleet to Get Two New Vessels over Next Two Years

The Coast Guard’s fleet is to get two new vessels over the next two years. Transport Minister Leo Varadkar ...

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Indian Merchant Vessels to Get Armed Guards on Board

Indian Merchant Vessels to Get Armed Guards on Board

An Inter-Ministerial Group of Officers (IMGO) has been set up to deal with hostage situation arising out of the ...

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Greece: Armed Guards to Protect Commercial Fleet ...

  Greece will let its large commercial fleet employ armed guards to ward against a surge in pirate attacks, ...

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Denmark: BIMCO Creates Standard Contract for Armed Guards

BIMCO Creates Standard Contract for Armed Guards

BIMCO has created a standard contract for the private maritime security industry and the first draft should be ...

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Armed Guards to Protect US Cargo Vessels Against Somali ...

The US House of Representatives has passed the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act, which covers the safety ...

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Italy to Use Armed Guards On Board Merchant Ships

  Italy is to station military forces on its merchant vessels to guard against attacks by Somali pirates, ...

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Cyprus to Allow Armed Guards on Board Ships

  Cyprus is preparing legislation that will allow armed guards to board merchant ships to protect the crew, ...

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Ministry of Shipping Allows Ships with Indian Crew to ...

The ministry of shipping on Monday issued guidelines allowing ships with Indian crew to deploy armed guards in a ...

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Test Several Missiles ...

  Iran’s Revolutionary Guards tested several missiles at sea on Wednesday, including the supersonic ...

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Iran: Islamic Revolution Guards Corps to Get Modern Missiles

  A senior naval commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) said Sunday that his forces are ...

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Navy to Put Armed Guards Aboard Thai Cargo Vessels

  The navy will deploy armed guards aboard Thai cargo vessels travelling in the Gulf of Aden under its renewed ...

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Armed Guards to Check Piracy in Indian Ocean

  Faced with rising piracy attempts in Indian Ocean, the Central government is contemplating allowing armed ...

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