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Icon representing CYPnaval Conference - October 2nd - Cyprus
CYPnaval Conference - October 2nd - Cyprus

October 2nd 2019
Icon representing Royal Navy's 1 Day Shipping Managers' Course - July 10th - London, UK
Royal Navy's 1 Day Shipping Managers' Course - July 10th - London, UK

July 10th 2019
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Two New Tankers Targeted Near Strait of Hormuz

June 13th 2019
 
 
 

Chatter Highlights

 
July 8th 2016
On the CSO Alliance platform we have an area called Chatter where members raise issues, ask questions or otherwise have a conversation about something that interests or impacts them. Below we’ve rounded up a selection of the latest discussions that might be of interest. Please click on the link below each summary to see the full discussion and join in.

 

Security Teams Qatar - visa warning  

A CSOA member warned their fellow CSOs of problems with visas for Qatar.

https://my.csoalliance.com/post/?90077619

 

Armed guards not allowed in East African countries?  

A member asked if anyone had an overview of local regulations regarding the presence of armed guards on board, especially in East Africa.

https://my.csoalliance.com/post/?90077484

 

Security issues related to calling Iranian ports  

Does anyone have any experience with calling at Iranian ports? Any special circumstances or issues related to security?

https://my.csoalliance.com/post/?90077593

 

Use of brokers to employ PMSCs v Employing PMSCs direct

Colin Gillespie, North P&I Club deputy loss prevention director, asked members for their views on what value security brokers can add to the process of employing PMSCs and any drawbacks encountered.

https://my.csoalliance.com/post/?90077172