France plans security measures to reassure Asian tourists after year of deadly attacks

November 7, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

FRANCE – France plans to bring in more police units and surveillance cameras to reassure Asian tourists put off by robberies and militant attacks and avoid a sharp drop in visitor numbers, daily newspaper Le Figaro said on Sunday. France is the most popular country in the

Dubai security guard gets life for stabbing murder

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – A Dubai security guard stabbed his roommate to death after catching him by surprise in their shared room. The Egyptian guard, 45, stabbed his Nepalese victim in the back and chest in Al Qusais in December last year. At Dubai Criminal Court in February, the

A closer look at Milipol Qatar, concluding today

A closer look at Milipol Qatar, concluding today

November 1, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

Milipol Qatar is one of the leading international exhibitions dedicated to homeland security in the Middle East. It takes place every two years in Doha. The 11th edition of the show concludes today at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC). Check out the video to


STS workshop in Abu Dhabi shows that school bus safety is no accident

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – School Transport Services (STS) conducted a workshop recently at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre under the banner of the ‘STS/BBT School Bus Safety Week 2016 Masterclass Workshop’. STS has taken the lead in setting standards of best practice in the field of school

Paladion showcases financial security solution at infosec conference

By SSN Gulf Staff

QATAR – Paladion, a leading cyber security management provider, showcased its new security management framework at the just concluded Qatar Central Bank’s 3rd Annual Information Security Conference for the Financial Sector in Doha, Qatar. The event was held yesterday at Sheraton Doha. Paladion’s CyberActive security management

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Alpro panic door hardware installed at Middlesbrough Football Club

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Panic hardware from Alpro is being used by the UK’s Middlesbrough Football Club at its Riverside Stadium. The club has spent £5 million on the 33,000-capacity ground after winning promotion last season to the Premier League. The overhaul involves work on the general stadium


Transguard Group passes 50,000 employee mark, secures 240 new contracts

By Emma Procter

UAE – UAE-based security services firm Transguard Group has reached a major corporate milestone with its headcount increasing to beyond 50,000 employees. Over the last six months, the business support services provider has secured more than 240 new contracts with a combined value of AED 610 million. Commenting on the


Passport Systems showcases advanced technology against nuclear terrorists at Milipol Qatar

By SSN Gulf Staff

QATAR – State-of-the-art radiation detection technology developed by Passport Systems is set to provide effective cargo scanning around the globe and will help protect property and populations from nuclear terrorists and CBRNe threats. “We are excited that our technology can vastly enhance the scanning of cargo