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  • 20 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Inverness Graham Investments, a private investment firm based in Philadelphia, has trough its recreational safety education portfolio company, Kalkomey Enterprises, invested in the RAID Scuba Diver Training agency. “We’ve been carefully researching the options to enter the scuba market for some time. We chose RAID because it has the values we look for in a […]

  • 8 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Offices of the South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) were raided Tuesday by the country’s prosecutors within an accounting probe. Some 150 officials have reportedly seized computer hard drives, accounting books and documents from DSME’s headquarters in Seoul and one of its shipyards on the island of Geoje, BBC reports. The […]

  • 26 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Busan Coast Guard raided the South Korean shipping company Polaris Shipping on Thursday, May 25 in relation to the sinking of the ill-fated Stellar Daisy, Yonhap reports quoting a statement from the coast guard officials. As disclosed, the raid of the company’s offices located in Seoul and Busan was aimed at collecting information that might help disclose the […]

  • 4 June 2010

    Security forces from the northern Somali breakaway region of Puntland recaptured a ship held by pirates Thursday in a raid in which the vessel’s Pakistani captain died, officials said. Seven pirates were arrested following the raid to recover the MV QSM Dubai, a 15,220-tonne Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel captured on Wednesday in the Gulf of Aden […]

  • 3 October 2006

    At least five Nigerian soldiers have been killed in a massive raid on a convoy of barges carrying fuel in the oil-producing Niger Delta. Some 25 workers for the oil firm Shell were taken hostage, while nine more soldiers are missing, sources say. About 70 armed men staged the attack in five speedboats and destroyed […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    In a fresh round of raids today, Brazilian prosecutors resumed their clampdown on possible suspects believed to be involved in bribery paid by oil giant Petrobras to shipbuilders Keppel FELS, the Brazil unit of Singapore’s oil rig builder Keppel Corporation and Sete Brasil. Namely, the prosecutors have launched a series of arrests, raids and seizures of assets within the corruption […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 18 August 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    A specialised piece of underwater scanning equipment has been used to locate and identify WWII ‘bouncing bombs’ in a Scottish loch. GSE Rentals, part of Unique System UK provided the scanning equipment and engineering support to produce sonar images of the seabed at the dive site currently being explored by the British Sub-Aqua Club (BSAC). […]

  • 4 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Korean police officials have raided a number of Samsung Heavy Industries’ offices in the aftermath of a crane incident which caused the deaths of six workers at the shipyard’s Geoje facility on May 1, Yonhap News Agency cited relevant authorities. Up to 30 investigators were reportedly sent to collect workbooks and manuals on safety regulations and […]

  • 29 September 2011

    OAO Gazprom’s natural gas contracts are the focus of European Union antitrust investigators’ raids across central and eastern Europe that… (bloomberg) [mappress] Source: bloomberg, September 29, 2011

  • 17 August 2011

    The Thane district collectorate officials have seized sand and equipment worth Rs 4.50 crore in a massive raid and arrested two… (newkerala) [mappress] Source: newkerala, August 17, 2011

  • 18 November 2010
    Business & Finance

    A military raid freed 19 hostages being held in the oil-rich southern delta of Nigeria last night, a negotiator said, striking a blow to … Source: Guardian.co.uk [mappress] Source: Guardian, November  18, 2010;

  • 19 September 2006

    Animal rights extremists have been blamed for freeing thousands of halibut from cages at a fish farm in Argyll. Strathclyde Police launched an inquiry after 15,000 fish were released from the Kames Marine Fish Farm, near Oban. It has been reported that the letters ALF – for Animal Liberation Front – were spray-painted nearby. The […]

  • 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 […]

  • 1 October 2010

    Six people who were taken hostage off the coast of Cameroon on September 12 have been freed after a military raid, Cameroon’s communications minister says. The hostages — four Ukrainians, one Croatian and one Filipino — were undergoing medical treatment and will be handed over to representatives from their respective diplomatic missions today, he said.

  • 2 May 2011

    Tahsildar Aruna Prabha and team raided an illegal sand quarrying spot on the river bank near the Haladi bridge on Saturday, April 30 evening… (mangalorean) [mappress] Source: mangalorean, May 2, 2011;

  • 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 […]

  • 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;