Collapse of PMSC sparks further industry concerns.
Anti-pirate security hit by rate plunge
A fall in private security rates could raise risks for commercial shipping in the Gulf of Aden, a ...
'Fish piracy' and Illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing (IUU) a huge issue.
Fisheries Crime: Bridging the Gap
Op-Ed by Dr Mary Ann Palma-Robles
Fisheries crime is a major and increasingly significant threat not ...
Decrease in successful attacks ignores root causes which remain.
Is It Really the End of Piracy off the Coast of Somalia?
Posted by: Abbas Daher Djama
The recent drop of successful acts of piracy ...
Concern over hijackings for cargo theft in SE Asia remains.
IMB reports worrying trend of small tanker hijacks in Southeast Asian waters
The Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) of the International Chamber of ...
Insecurity, under reporting, lack of information sharing all confuse the issues.
Nigerian piracy 'overhyped' or not reported enough?
By C. BLOMBAUM
This has not been a good month for Nigeria. To begin with, there ...
OPV heads to Mozambique Channel duties.
Revamped strike craft ready for counter-piracy duty
The third Warrior Class strike craft to be refitted as an offshore patrol vessel (OPV) – SAS Makhanda – ...
Risk versus reward ratio no longer in pirates' favour.
Captain Phillips strikes back: Off Horn of Africa, pirates go bye-bye
Somali pirates in 2011 attacked 237 boats in the oceans around northeast ...
Recent spate of hijackings is creating further tensions in region.
Tanker Hijackings Add to Tensions in South China Sea
By KEITH BRADSHER
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Add another problem to the rising tensions in ...
ReCAAP partners with shipping association for forum.
Joint forum on piracy, sea robbery
The ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ISC) and the Sarawak and Sabah Shipowners Association jointly organised the Anti-Piracy and Sea ...
Six months after the Japanese government green lit PMSCs, problems remain.
Deciphering the Japanese Ship Guarding Act
Written by Simon O. Williams
Research Support Credited to Michitsuna Watanabe
Over six months since the Japanese ...
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