Thursday, March 1, 2018
Maritime News

Indonesia Seizes Luxury Yacht, Questions Crew in Malaysian 1MDB Scandal

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA, March 1 (Reuters) – Indonesian police on Thursday questioned the captain and crew of a luxury yacht seized in Bali at the request of U.S....

March 1, 2018
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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Louisiana Maritime Instructor Charged with Selling Fake DP Training Certificates

A former Louisiana maritime instructor has been indicted on federal charges for allegedly accepting cash payments to fraudulently certify individuals on critical maritime infrastructure equipment for which they never actually...

December 27, 2016
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Friday, March 13, 2015
Maritime News

Glencore Ordered to Pay Millions Over Decades-Old Oil Fraud

Glencore Plc was ordered to pay just over $40 million to OMV Petrom SA by a U.K. court for fraudulently shipping oil of a lower-than-purported quality to Romania in the 1990s.

March 13, 2015
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Thursday, December 18, 2014

Denmark Arrests Former OW Bunker Manager Wanted in Italy

Denmark has arrested a former manager of collapsed ship fuel supplier OW Bunker and intends to hand him to Italy, where he is suspected of fraud, the Danish public prosecutor said on Thursday.

December 18, 2014
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Saturday, December 6, 2014
maersk oil

Maersk Targeted in Petrobras Probe as Graft Scandal Goes Global

Brazilian authorities are investigating foreign companies including AP Moeller-Maersk A/S over allegations they bribed Petroleo Brasileiro SA executives in exchange for contracts, widening the probe from local suppliers to companies working on oil projects around the globe.

December 6, 2014
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Friday, November 7, 2014

OW Bunker Scandal Sends Traders Scrambling, Investors Eye Lawsuits

Traders and shipping companies scrambled to source fuel and take over supply contracts on Friday after Danish marine fuel supplier OW Bunker said a suspected fraud at its Singapore subsidiary had pushed it to the brink of bankruptcy.

November 7, 2014
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Thursday, November 6, 2014
Ship-to-ship bunkering off Singapore.
Maritime News

Shippers, Traders Scramble In Wake of OW Bunker Fraud Revelation

Shipping companies and bunker oil traders scrambled to source fuel and take over supply contracts on Thursday after OW Bunker, one of the world's biggest shipping fuel firms, said it faces possible bankruptcy after uncovering internal fraud.

November 6, 2014
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Maritime News

OW Bunker at Risk of Bankruptcy After Uncovering Fraud

Danish ship fuel supplier OW Bunker said it may go bankrupt after discovering fraud by unnamed senior employees in its Singapore-based subsidiary which will send it deep into the red this year.

November 6, 2014
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Thursday, May 29, 2014

Oceanografia CEO Detained Amid Fraud Probe

Mexican authorities issued an arrest warrant for the chief executive officer of Oceanografia SA, the oil services provider seized by the government after Citigroup Inc.’s local unit alleged a $400 million loan fraud.

May 29, 2014
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