Bigger Ships on the Horizon for Fujairah

CEO of Fujairah Terminals

CEO of Fujairah Terminals updates on the progress with expansion plans at the port.

Number of Crew Members Held Hostage Increasing YoY

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IMB PRC: The number of crew members held hostage increasing in comparison to the same period in 2017.

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Product Tanker Ransacked by Armed Robbers in Guinea

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A product tanker anchored in Conakry Anchorage, Guinea, boarded by four armed robbers.

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All Crew Kidnappings in 2018 Occurred in Gulf of Guinea

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IMB report says that all 2018 crew kidnappings have so far occurred in the Gulf of Guinea in 6 separate incidents.

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IMB: Piracy against Ships Drops to 22-Year Low in 2017

A total of 180 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to IMB in 2017.

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Four Tanker Crew Kidnapped off Nigeria

At least four crew members were kidnapped by pirates on March 5 when a group of armed pirates hijacked a chemical ...

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Global Reporting Mechanism Needed to Curb Piracy

A common worldwide information sharing framework could possibly expedite the receipt and distribution of critical ...

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