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Posted: about 1 month ago

EU NAVFOR: Tanker not hijacked by pirates off Somali coast

The Panama-flagged chemical/oil tanker Aegean II was not hijacked off the Horn of Africa earlier thi...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Somalia to announce winners of first licensing round in early 2021

Somalia will reportedly announce the winners of its first oil and gas licensing round in early 2021 ...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Shell and ExxonMobil plan for exploration of blocks offshore Somalia

The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of Somalia has agreed on an initial roadmap with the...

Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Somali offshore oil dreams threatened by border dispute

Somalian offshore blocks, soon to be offered to interested oil companies as part of its first offsho...

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

Shots Fired at Merchant Vessel off Somalia

A merchant vessel was attacked in the Gulf of Aden, offshore Somalia. ...

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

Report: Somalia Annuls DP World’s Contract with Somaliland

The government of Somalia reportedly revoked the contract between DP World and Somaliland. ...

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

MT Leopard Sun Attacked off Somalia

MT Leopard Sun was attacked by pirates on February 22, some 165 km off the central coast of Somalia....

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Somalia Inks Jeddah Amendment on Illicit Maritime Activity

Somalia has become the 14th signatory to the Jeddah Amendment to the Djibouti Code of Conduct – the ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Suspected Pirates Detained after More Attacks off Somalia

Six suspected pirates were detained following attacks on a 52,000 tonne containership and a fishing ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

MSC, Somali Govt Agree on Release of Ship that Cut Internet Cable

Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has reached an agreement with the Somali government on th...

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

Armed Pirates Chase and Fire Upon Tanker off Somalia

Six armed persons in a skiff chased and fired upon a product tanker MT Costina underway off the coas...

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

P&O Ports Wins 30-Year Concession for Bosasso Port

UAE-based port operator P&O Ports has won a 30-year concession for the management and developmen...

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

P&O Ports Inks Port of Bosasso Concession Agreement

P&O Ports, Government of Dubai owned port operator, has won a 30-year concession for the managem...

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

Pirates Release Dhow Seized off Somalia

The pirates have released the ocean going dhow that was hijacked on March 23rd in the vicinity of Ey...

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

Somali Pirates Keep 7 Hostages on Hijacked Vessel

Somali pirates have kept 7 hostages on board the vessel hijacked last week off Somalia, indicating t...

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

Somali Pirates Hijack Another Vessel, Use It as Mothership?

The Somali pirates have hijacked another vessel off the coast of Somalia, a representative from Ocea...

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

Somali Pirates Release Aris 13 and Its Crew

The Somali pirates have freed the Comoros-flagged bunkering tanker Aris 13 and its crew, according t...

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

Pirates Demand Ransom for Hijacked Aris 13

Somali pirates, who hijacked the Comoros-flagged bunkering tanker Aris 13 off the coast of Somalia, ...

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

Somali Pirates Hijack First Vessel since 2012

The Somali pirates have hijacked a Comoros-flagged bunkering tanker while it was sailing near the Ho...

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

Pirates Release Eight Iranian Crew from Captivity

Eight Iranian seafarers have been released by Somali pirates after being held in captivity since May...

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

UN Security Council: Somali Piracy Still a Matter of Grave Concern

The UN Security Council has renewed its authorization for international naval forces to join in figh...

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

Spectrum Wraps Up Somalia Seismic Shoot

Spectrum has completed 2D seismic acquisition offshore south Somalia. The company has acquired aroun...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Weapons Shipment Heading for Somalia Seized

A large weapons cache was seized aboard a dhow in the Northern Indian Ocean by the French naval pers...

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

Large Weapons Cache Seized on Its Way to Somalia

A large contraband of weapons was uncovered and seized following the boarding of a small fishing sty...

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

Pirates Hijack Iranian Fishing Boat off Somalia

An Iranian fishing boat with 15 crew members has been hijacked off the coast of Somalia, Neptune Mar...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Spectrum in Somalia Seismic Deal

Norwegian seismic player Spectrum has entered into a multi-client master cooperation agreement with ...

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