Conferences & Events
Kuwait Hosts Meeting on Nuclear & Radioactive Material
Kuwait’s Ministry of Interior always strives to cooperate with International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to promote awareness in nuclear security safety to limit smuggling of nuclear materials that could be used in terrorist operations, the
Raytheon Acquires Foreground Security
Raytheon Company announced it has acquired Herndon, Virginia -based Foreground Security, a leading provider of security operations centers (SOCs), managed security service solutions and cybersecurity professional
UAE Video Surveillance Market to Top $195 Million by 2021
Increasing demand for higher security cameras and government mandates are boosting the video surveillance market in the UAE to reach $197.8 million by 2021, a report said.
Bahrain Seizes Explosives Cache and Bomb-Making Facility
The Interior Ministry of Bahrain announced Wednesday that the security authorities had seized an unprecedented amount of internationally-sourced explosives and bomb-making material that were to be used in terror attacks.
Saudi Security Forces Foil ISIS Cell in Riyadh & Dammam
The Saudi Interior Ministry announced Monday it has intercepted an ISIS cell during four simultaneous operations in the Saudi capital Riyadh and the eastern city of Dammam.
Manama to Host 11th Regional Security Summit
The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) is pleased to announce the 11th IISS Manama Dialogue, to be held from the 30 October-01 November 2015 in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Turkey Video Surveillance Market to Exceed $750 Million
Rising construction activity, increasing terrorist activities and security threats have spurred the deployment of video surveillance system in Turkey, a report said, adding that the market is projected to touch $759 million by 2021.
Abu Dhabi Police Launches 1st Phase of “Inspection” Project
The General Directorate of Civil Defense in Abu Dhabi, in cooperation with Saaed Company for Traffic Systems, has launched the first phase of its project “Tafteesh” (“Inspection”), developed in line with the government’s directives to improve
Gulf Interior Ministries Undersecretaries Convene in Riyadh
The Undersecretaries of the Interior Ministries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) convened in Riyadh Wednesday to discuss security cooperation among the GCC countries.
Iran Unveils Threat Assessment Command & Control System
Iran has designed threat assessment Command and Control System, Head of Iran's Civil Defense Organization Brigadier General Gholam Reza Jalali said.
Qatar to Build $54 Million Rescue Police Headquarters
Qatar’s Ministry of Interior (MoI) has awarded a contract valued at QR196 million ($53.7 million) for building the Rescue Police (Al Fazaa) headquarters, a report said.
Gulf Interior Ministers Vow Stand Against Mosque Attacks
Interior ministers of the Gulf states Friday vowed to take a united stand against a string of deadly bombings targeting Shiite mosques claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant group.
Kuwait Steps Up Security After Mosque Suicide Attack
Kuwait's Interior Minister said the Gulf country was at war with Islamist militants and would strike out at cells believed to be on its soil.
Bahrain to Install Security Cameras at Mosques
Security cameras will be installed at Bahrain’s mosques amid a heightening of security following deadly bombings in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, it has emerged.
Raytheon Opens New Global Cyber Solutions Center
Raytheon Company is expanding its worldwide network of cybersecurity demonstration and research facilities with this week's opening of its Global Cyber Solutions Center (GCSC) in Sterling, Va. The demonstration center provides a valuable resource
Saudi Crown Prince: Kingdom’s Security “Under Control”
The security situation in Saudi Arabia is “under control”, the Kingdom’s Crown Prince, who led a previous crackdown on Al-Qaeda, said Sunday after the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group claimed a fatal mosque attack, the state-run Saudi
International Aviation & Space Salon (MAKS 2017)
15 - 20
Moscow - Russia
12 - 15
London - United Kingdom
09 - 11
Washington, D.C. - United States
OPV Middle East
09 - 11
Jumeirah Messilah Beach Resort & Spa - Kuwait
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