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Spectrum in 2D seismic agreement with Somalian government

Norwegian seismic surveyor Spectrum has entered into a multi-client co-operation agreement with the ...

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  • Business & Finance
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ION to Acquire 2D Seismic of Somalia Puntland Margin

ION Geophysical has been awarded a contract from Puntland Petroleum Minerals Agency (PPMA) to acquir...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
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Survey: Pirates See Naval Presence as Biggest Deterrent

66 Somali inmates accused of piracy and imprisoned in Somaliland, Puntland and the Seychelles have i...

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Survey: Pirates See Naval Presence as Biggest Deterrent

66 Somali inmates accused of piracy and imprisoned in Somaliland, Puntland and the Seychelles have i...

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US Court Affirms Life Sentences for Somali Pirates

The 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals has turned down an appeal from two Somali men who were convicted...

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Falling Piracy Figures Hide Worrying Trends

The UK Chamber of Shipping has warned that a significant drop in Somali based piracy should not mask...

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Eunavfor Stays in Somalia for Two More Years

The European Council has extended the EU’s counter-piracy Operation Atalanta by two more years, unti...

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UN Continues Fight against Somali Pirates

Expressing continued grave concern over piracy off the coast of Somalia despite a sharp decline in a...

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UN Approves Vessel Inspections for Charcoal and Arms off Somalia

The United Nations Security Council has authorized the inspection of vessels in territorial waters a...

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Piracy Not Subsiding

The UK’s maritime intelligence provider Dryad Maritime has released its Q3 maritime crime figu...

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  • Business & Finance
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Gulf of Guinea Anti-Piracy Guidelines Updated

The Round Table of international shipping industry associations has released an updated version of &...

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Tonnes of Cannabis Seized off Somalia

A combined Australian and New Zealand operation conducted 260 km off the coast of Africa has seized ...

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Mubadala Petroleum strikes deal with Somalia

Mubadala Petroleum, an Abu Dhabi upstream oil and gas exploration and production company, has signed...

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  • Business & Finance
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SeaBird Wraps Up Somalia 2D Survey

Soma Oil & Gas Exploration Limited, the Somalia focused oil and gas exploration company, has com...

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  • Business & Finance
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NATO Continues Counter-Piracy Mission Until 2016

NATO Defence Ministers have decided to extend counter-piracy operation Ocean Shield until the end of...

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Soma completes offshore Somalia survey

Soma Oil & Gas Exploration Limited, the Somalia focused oil and gas exploration company, has ann...

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HMAS Darwin Seizes $132 Mln of Drugs off Somalia

HMAS Darwin operating in the Indian Ocean in international waters, 40 nautical miles off the east co...

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Contact Group on Piracy off Somalia Meets Today in New York

The Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia (CGPCS) will hold its Sixteenth Plenary Session...

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  • Business & Finance
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EU Naval Force Commander Visits ESPS ‘Relampago’

Force Commander of EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia Operation Atalanta, Rear Admiral Hervé Bléjean...

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  • Business & Finance
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CMA CGM Launches Direct Service from Middle East to Somalia

CMA CGM has launched the direct service Noura Express from Middle East to Somalia. The service will ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Shipping Industry Meets in London to Boost Anti-Piracy Jobs in Somalia

Per Gullestrup, whose Danish-operated ship was hijacked by Somali pirates for several weeks, is to b...

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  • Business & Finance
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Serbian AVPD Carries Out Exercise Onboard WFP Aid Ship

 On Monday 13 January the Serbian Autonomous Vessel Protection Detachment (AVPD), which is currently...

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EU Takes Over Chairmanship of CGPCS in 2014

From the 1st of January 2014 the European Union will assume for one year the chairmanship of the Con...

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  • Business & Finance
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Spanish Ocean Patrol Vessel Joins Operation Atalanta

On Tuesday 3 December, Spanish Ocean Patrol Vessel, ESPS Tornado joined the European Union’s counter...

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  • Business & Finance
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EU Naval Force Flagship Hosts Contact Group on Piracy Off Somali Coast

On Monday, 11 November 2013, the EU Naval Force Operation Atalanta Flagship, HNLMS Johan de Witt, ha...

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  • Business & Finance
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HDMS Esbern Snare Warship Detains Suspected Pirates

Yesterday NATO’s counter-piracy Operation OCEAN SHIELD warship HDMS ESBERN SNARE boarded two small c...

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  • Business & Finance
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