Overview page containing news articles

Armed Robbery

List of the highlighted articles

Posted: 3 months ago

Maritime piracy on the rise in Asia

Asia is seeing an increase in incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships, according to a re...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

IMB: Global Piracy Drops by 42 Pct in Q1 2019

The first quarter of 2019 saw fewer incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Robbers Attempt to Board PIL Boxship in Gulf of Guinea

Perpetrators attempted to board PIL’s containership in the Gulf of Guinea on February 21, 2019...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ReCAAP: Asia Reports Three Armed Robbery Incidents in January

A total of three piracy and armed robbery incidents were reported in January 2019, ReCAAP ISC said. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ReCAAP: Piracy and Armed Robbery Incidents Lowest in a Decade

There was a total of 76 incidents of piracy and armed robbery reported in Asia in 2018. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Robbers Attack Two Tankers off Lagos, Nigeria

IMB Piracy Reporting Centre: Armed robbers attacked two tankers off the coast of Nigeria on January ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ReCAAP: Asian Armed Robbery Incidents Surge in July

ReCAAP: A total of seven incidents of armed robbery against ships were reported in Asia in July 2018...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Robbers Board Maersk Tanker in East Malaysia

Perpetrators boarded the product tanker Maersk Cancun while it was anchored at Sandakan Port. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ReCAAP: Asian Piracy Incidents Drop in January

ReCAAP ISC: A total of seven incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships reported in Asia du...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Infographic: Actual Maritime Incidents in Asia Drop by 12 Pct

There was an overall drop in actual piracy and armed robbery incidents against ships in Asia during ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Infographic: Asian Maritime Crimes Down 65 Pct

The number of piracy and armed robbery incidents in Asia from January to September 2016 decreased by...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

IMB: Maritime Crimes Hit Lowest Levels in Decades

Piracy and armed robbery at sea have fallen to their lowest levels since 1995, despite a surge in ki...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ReCAAP Raises Red Flag over Crew Abductions in Asia

The number of piracy and armed robbery incidents in Asia during January-June 2016 has decreased by 6...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Infographic: Asian Maritime Crimes Drop by 64 Pct

Piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia saw a decrease of 64 percent in the first half of thi...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Piracy and 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 ...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ReCAAP: Maritime Crime Rampant in Asia

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

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

ReCAAP: Maritime Crime Rampant in Asia

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

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Malaysia and Indonesia Forming Special Anti-Piracy Teams

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

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Malaysia and Indonesia Forming Special Anti-Piracy Teams

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

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

SSA Points to Differences Between Piracy and Armed Robbery

It is important to distinguish between armed robbery and piracy when reporting incidents in South Ea...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

ReCAAP: 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...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Australia Joins ReCAAP

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

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago