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Posted: over 7 years ago

President of Somalia Welcomes Leading Dutch Businesses

His Excellency Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, today welcom...

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  • Business & Finance
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EU Naval Force Confirms VLCC Safe After Attack Offshore Somalia

EU Naval Force can confirm that on Friday, 11 October 2013, a fully laden super tanker, known as a V...

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  • Business & Finance
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FGS Niedersachsen Provides Medical Emergency Assistance to Merchant Vessel

Last week the German frigate FGS Niedersachsen, deployed with the EU Naval Force (EU ANVFOR) Somalia...

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  • Business & Finance
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European Union and Somalia Join Hands in Maritime Security Partnership

On 4 September 2013, off the coast of Mogadishu, the EU Naval Force Atalanta hosted the President of...

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  • Business & Finance
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Frigate ‘Numancia’ Helps in Searching for MV Albedo Survivors (Somalia)

The frigate ‘Numancia’, integrated into the EUNAVFOR operation ‘Atalanta’ against piracy in the Indi...

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  • Business & Finance
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Update: MV Albedo Lifeboats Found. No Survivors (Somalia)

Earlier this week, EU Naval Force confirmed that the Malaysian flagged Motor Vessel MV Albedo, held ...

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  • Business & Finance
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MV ‘Albedo’ Held by Pirates Sinks (Somalia)

EU Naval Force can confirm that the Malaysian flagged Motor Vessel MV Albedo, held by armed pirates ...

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EU Parliament Members Visit EUNAVFOR’s Operational HQ

On May 2nd, members of the European Parliament Sub Committee on Security and Defence visited the Ope...

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Somalia: EU Naval Force Protects World Food Programme Shipments at Sea

Protecting World Food Programme (WFP) shipments to Somalia is a core task for EU Naval Force Somalia...

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  • Business & Finance
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HNLMS De Ruyter Conducts Refueling Operation at Sea

Whilst operating in the Gulf of Aden as a part of the EU Naval Force counter-piracy mission, Operati...

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  • Business & Finance
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Estonian VPD Protects Vulnerable Vessels from Pirates

Some contributing nations support the EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia – Operation Atalanta with s...

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Finnish AVDP Takes Over Protection of World Food Programme Ship from Germans

On 15 March, the German Autonomous Vessel Protection Detachment (AVPD), deployed with the EU Naval F...

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  • Business & Finance
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WFP Completes Somalia Ports Dredging

WFP has completed dredging works in the port cities of Mogadishu and Berbera, which has allowed larg...

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EU Naval Force’s Commander Meets EU Leaders

During a port visit to Djibouti by Spanish EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) flagship ESPS Méndez Núnez, an...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
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BNS Louise-Marie Returns Home after Completing Counter Piracy Mission

Belgian frigate BNS Louise-Marie is on her way home after completing three months of counter piracy ...

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  • Business & Finance
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USS Halyburton Successfully Apprehended Twelve Suspect Pirates

In the evening of 5th January, a merchant vessel sailing 260 miles off the Somali Coast, made a dist...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
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EU Navfor Warship BNS Louise Marie Apprehends Suspect Pirates Off Somalia

Just 12 days after EU Naval Force warship BNS Louise Marie apprehended five suspect pirates at sea o...

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Posted: over 8 years ago

MoD to Develop Unmanned Maritime Drones for Use Off Somalia

According to the Guardian, The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is attempting to develop unmanned maritime ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

The Netherlands Extends Its Protection of Food Transports to Somalia

The deployment of a Dutch military security team for the protection of World Food Programme transpor...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

IMO – Capacity Building to Counter Piracy Off the Coast of Somalia

The commitment of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to combat piracy off the coast of So...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Somalia: Range Resources to Conduct Seismic Survey Offshore Puntland

Range Resources Limited to announce that it has entered into an Agreement with the Puntland Governme...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Range Resources to Start Seismic Survey Offshore Puntland, Somalia

Range Resources Limited announces that it has entered into an Agreement with the Puntland Government...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

UK: London Somalia Conference Welcomed by IMO Chief

The outcome of a UK-hosted conference on Somalia has been welcomed by IMO Secretary-General Koji Sek...

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Police Arrests 10 Pirates During Anti-piracy Operations in Mudug Region, Somalia

Upon conducting anti-piracy operations in the area between Dhinooda and Garacad villages in Mudug Re...

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Anti-piracy Operations Continue in Somalia

Upon conducting anti-piracy operations in the village of Garacad in Puntland’s Mudug region, the pol...

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Merchant Ship Crews Held Hostage in Somalia

Following the pirating of the ships in the Indian Ocean, currently there are 199 men and 1 woman hel...

Posted: over 8 years ago