Piracy, Maritime Crime Costing Nigeria USD 1.5 Bn a Month

Nigeria is losing about USD 1.5 billion a month due to piracy, armed robbery at sea, smuggling, and fuel supply ...

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Maritime Crime Rampant in Asia

A total of 161 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships had been reported in Asia during ...

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Malaysia, Indonesia Forming Special Anti-Piracy Teams

Indonesia and Malaysia have agreed to form rapid response teams to tackle the growing number of hijackings and ...

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SSA Points to Differences Between Piracy and Armed Robbery

SSA Highlights Differences Between Piracy and Armed Robbery

It is important to distinguish between armed robbery and piracy when reporting incidents in South East Asia waters, ...

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Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships on the Rise in Asia

Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships on the Rise in Asia

A total of 20 acts of piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia were reported in May 2015, a 19% increase ...

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Australia Joins ReCAAP

On 3 August 2013, Australia became the nineteenth Contracting Party to the Regional Cooperation Agreement on ...

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