UNCTAD’s automated customs management system is helping to boost relief operations as people in Beirut start to recover from a massive blast on 4 Aug.
Companies that stand for something bigger than what they sell and demonstrate commitment, are more likely to attract consumers and influence purchasing decisions.
Carnival has developed a comprehensive ship recycling plan for two of its retired vessels to be scrapped at Turkish yards approved by EU Ship Recycling Regulation.
Evergreen has become a signatory to the Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative in order to share its aged vessels’ green recycling policy.
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Lee Kok Leong, our special correspondent, interviews Fabrizio Fioroni, regional advisor (Southeast Asia) at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, on the fight against money laundering.
CEOs of shipping companies must embrace ethical business practice to protect and uplift the image of their companies and the industry.
Lee Kok Leong, our special correspondent, talks to Alexandra Wrage, president and founder of TRACE, who has provided anti-bribery consulting or training in over 120 countries.
Lee Kok Leong, our special correspondent, talks to Patrick Verhoeven, MD of the International Association of Ports and Harbors, on how ports can fight drug trafficking and corruption.
The United Nations and World Bank estimated that corruption can add up to 10 percent to the cost of doing business globally.
Authorities have dismantled an organized crime group for illegally moving maritime containers of hazardous waste from the Canary Islands to several countries in Africa.
The US government issued a global advisory to alert the maritime industry to deceptive shipping practices used to evade sanctions.
The synthetic drug market in East and Southeast Asia continues to expand and diversify, despite the ravages of the ongoing pandemic.
In spite of the pandemic and the accompanying intensive movement restrictions, criminals are still operating business as usual.
The pandemic has been linked to a coronavirus originating in bats that jumped to people via an intermediary animal, with pangolins as the suspects.
COVID-19 travel restrictions are not stopping people fleeing conflict, human rights abuses, violence and dangerous living conditions.
Enhanced border control measures and travel restrictions put in place throughout the EU have led to a shift in the smuggling activities from air to land and sea routes.
More than 19,000 archaeological artefacts and other artworks have been recovered as part of a global operation spanning 103 countries.
Polish and Swiss law enforcement authorities dismantled InfinityBlack, a hacking group involved in distributing stolen user credentials.
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With the implementation of the new draconian Security Law, the Communist Party of China is putting Hong Kong’s hard-earned status as a global business hub at risk.
Over 90 percent of the global trade is carried across ocean. However, the maritime industry is also prone to rampant corruption.