Tag: Malacca Strait

  • China Raises Security Warning to Highest Level in Strait of Malacca

    July 02: China has raised the security level for its vessels heading through the Strait of Malacca, a key Asian trade route and major oil choke point. The Chinese Ministry […]

  • Malacca’s low crime stats

    Australian Border Forces (ABF) played a major role in reducing the number of maritime crimes along the straits. Team work with Australia sees drop in maritime crimes By Intan Amalina Mohd […]

  • India: Navy needs more support

    The intent was to let the Chinese know India keeps an eye on their movements. India: Navy needs more support It’s good to see the Indian Navy has a sense […]

  • Going to PLAN

    China announced new deployment last week. Indian Navy’s Malacca deployment spots Chinese ships in Indian Ocean  By Shaurya Karanbir Gurung NEW DELHI: Indian Navy’s Malacca Strait deployment which started in […]

  • Keeping Malacca secure

    Regional cooperation paying dividends. DSA 2018: Malacca Strait security needed by ASEAN by Wendell Minnick Multilateral cooperation amongst ASEAN militaries has been successful, but still needs to improve if the vital sea lines […]

  • Piracy-free Malacca

    Malaysia happy with progress. Integrated enforcement ensured piracy-free Malacca strait: Liow PUTRAJAYA: Integrated enforcement conducted along the Strait of Malacca over the past four years, has made the strait a […]

  • MMEA warns shipping

    Recent theft of palm oil barge highlights security issues. Don’t be lax on security, MMEA tells shipping firms The recent robbery case involving a barge transporting 3,700 tonnes of palm […]

  • MMEA needs new assets

    New assets required to ensure capability. Urgent need for landing craft to strengthen enforcement: MMEA KUCHING: There is an urgent need for the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) to acquire […]

  • Asia’s Deadly Pirates

    Asia sees more kidnappings and armed robberies at sea than anywhere else in the world. Asia’s Deadly Pirates By Neil Thompson Despite genuine improvements in maritime security by Asian littoral states […]

  • Indian Navy heads to Malacca

    Navy there for “awareness”. India Deploys Warship to Monitor Marine Traffic in Malacca Strait New Delhi (Sputnik) – The decision to monitor movement on this strategically important shipping route is a result […]