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  • 11 April 2014

    Federal police today raided the headquarters of Brazil’s state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro, better known as Petrobras. The company said that a delegate and three federal police officers were received by the CEO of Petrobras, Maria das Graças Silva Foster, in a meeting room. According to the Petrobras statement, the oil company received a court order to […]

  • 22 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The headquarters of South Korean conglomerate Hanjin Group and its affiliates have been raided earlier today by the Seoul prosecutors amid corruption allegations. The Hanjin Group is a holding company that includes a shipping company, Hanjin Shipping, and Korean Air. Investigators and prosecutors of the Seoul Central Prosecutors’ Office seized documents and computer discs from Korean […]

  • 22 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) reports that port workers at the Aqaba Container Terminals (ACT) facility in Jordan run by APM Terminals have ended their strike after reaching a deal with the company’s management. Workers represented by the ITF-affiliated General Union of Port Workers went on strike last week over contract changes and ACT management’s […]

  • 15 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Police officials have raided five offices of Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) once again, following a crane incident at the shipbuilder’s Geoje yard which caused the deaths of six workers, Yonhap News Agency reported.  In the incident which occurred on May 1, a structure fell from one of the cranes killing six workers and injuring some […]

  • 3 October 2014

    The Hellenic Police have foiled a possible attack on the Union of Greek Shipowners, and Evangelos Marinakis, Capital Product Partners Chairman, the International Business Times reports. The plans for a bomb attack reportedly scheduled for this weekend were discovered during a police raid in Athens. The police arrested one suspect on terror-related charges, believed to be a member […]

  • 3 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    The search warrant the Brazilian authorities execute was related to the “Operacao Lava Jato”

  • 20 April 2014

    Large wave damages Ensco 8506 rig in Gulf of Mexico The Coast Guard is overseeing response efforts for an offshore drilling rig that began taking on water into a ballast tank after a large wave hit them in heavy seas more than 100 miles south of Galveston.   Police raids Petrobras HQ (Brazil) Federal police […]

  • 8 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    A complaint has been submitted by the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) to the International Labour Organisation (ILO) about the Argentine government violating ILO conventions in its interference in the affairs of the Sindicato de Obreros Maritimos Unidos (SOMU) union. According to ITF’s complaint, by placing SOMU under its control, the government of Argentina is in breach of […]

  • 9 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based offshore drilling rig constructor Sembcorp marine has filed “a suspicious transaction report“ to the Singapore police related to alleged bribery dealings of its former director in Brazil.

  • 10 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Costa Rica’s Sintrajap dockers’ union has won a commitment from the country’s government to re-examine the future of the vital ports of Limon and Moin, along with a promise to cease police violence against strikers, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) reports. In response the union has reportedly agreed to put its 15 day strike – […]

  • 2 January 2020

    The most popular news at Offshore Energy Today during the third quarter of 2019.

  • 20 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    A car carrier owned by Oslo-based Höegh Autoliners has been raided by the Kenyan authorities on suspicion that it carried drugs and weapons on board. “Based on intelligence gathered, the ship is suspected to be carrying fire arms and drugs, but we shall confirm that once the inspection is done,” Francis Wanjohi, the Kenyan coastal […]

  • 20 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    A car carrier owned by Oslo-based Höegh Autoliners has been raided by the Kenyan authorities on suspicion that it carried drugs and weapons on board. “Based on intelligence gathered, the ship is suspected to be carrying fire arms and drugs, but we shall confirm that once the inspection is done,” Francis Wanjohi, the Kenyan coastal […]

  • 9 August 2013

    In a raid conducted in Kulvanu village under Ghagga Police station on Wednesday night, police arrested seven people for illegal sand dredging. Police also recovered a JCB machine and two trucks used to carry the sand. “The investigation is under process. Farm owner Raghuvir will be arrested soon,” said Ranveer Singh, station house officer, Ghagga […]

  • 28 July 2011

    The officials of the Revenue department of Thane along with the police force arrested 20 persons in a raid for allegedly carrying out … (newkerala) [mappress] Source: newkerala, July 28, 2011;

  • 3 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Israeli police have arrested 17 employees of an unnamed international company operating at the Ashdod Port, suspected of embezzling millions of dollars through tax evasion, The Times of Israel reports. Over 200 police officers stormed the storehouses at the port early Monday morning, and arrested the workers who allegedly embezzled over USD 7.5 million by lowering the real value of alcoholic beverages […]

  • 10 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Singapore has arrested a tanker and a number of former Shell workers due to a suspected involvement in fuel theft.

  • 31 August 2009

    Eight men accused of hijacking the Arctic Sea cargo ship have been charged with hijacking and piracy, Russian prosecutors have said. The men are suspected of seizing the ship and its 15-man Russian crew after raiding it disguised as police. The ship vanished last month days after leaving Finland with a cargo of timber. The […]

  • 7 June 2017

    Turkish security forces have seized one tonne and 71 kilograms of heroin on board an offshore supply ship identified as Commander Tide, Turkish anti-narcotics police department said. The Democratic Republic of Congo-flagged cargo ship was raided by Turkish naval forces, the coastguard and special police forces, on June 2nd while sailing in international waters bound for Turkey. The […]

  • 11 April 2005

    Bandits stormed a Singapore-registered tanker in the Malacca Strait and robbed the crew of their cash and mobile phones before escaping, police said Sunday. Ten pirates wearing ski masks and armed with long knives chased the Kyoseimaru tanker in a speedboat before boarding it near the southern tip of Malaysia on Friday, the Berita Minggu […]

  • 21 September 2015

    Kenyan and U.S. authorities have reportedly found drugs and illegal weapons onboard the Pure Car/Truck Carrier Höegh Transporter which was raided by anti-drugs commando teams in the Port of Mombasa last Thursday, September 17, according to local media. The drugs and weapons were reportedly found inside the tires of three military trucks transported by the Höegh […]

  • 12 June 2014

    The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has awarded up to £$187m worth of new contracts to maintain its fleet of small boats. Six UK companies will benefit from the five year contract that will involve support for 1,450 boats used by the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, Army and MoD Police. The companies are: Devonport Royal Dockyard […]