Security guard jailed for Dh45,000 warehouse thefts in Dubai

April 4, 2016 By Emma Procter

UAE – A security guard who stole Dh45,000 worth of building equipment from his employer’s warehouse has been jailed for three months by Dubai Criminal Court. The 33-year-old Bangladeshi took scaffolding, aluminium doors and a small food mixer from a warehouse in Al Rashidiya, prosecutors said. The defendant

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Increased cybersecurity measures key to defend against GCC-wide energy infrastructure attacks, say experts

By SSN Gulf Staff

BAHRAIN – Increased investment and awareness in cybersecurity measures are key for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) decision-makers if they’re to successfully defend against potential attacks on critical energy infrastructure, security experts have advised. Dr Kevin Rosner, Senior Fellow with the Institute for Analysis of Global Security,


Next gen biometric technology and identity solutions coming to ISC West

By SSN Gulf Staff

US – The ISC West 2016 security trade show begins soon in Las Vegas, Nevada and visitors can expect to see, demo and learn about a broad range of biometric technology and identity solutions. BioConnect announced that it will be exhibiting jointly with Suprema and will be showcasing some


Promise Technology tackles recording and storage needs for IP video surveillance in Qatar

By SSN Gulf Staff

QATAR – Everywhere you look around Qatar it’s obvious – the country is preparing for something big. Ever since the small and rich country was awarded the 2022 FIFA World Cup, preparations have been underway to build new stadiums, hotels, roads and even a new rail network.