Tag: private security

Police to replace private security on Athens metro

Police officers will be replacing private security guards at the Greek capital’s metro and ISAP electric railway stations, according to an agreement reached between...

Illegal private security firms in Ghana worrying concern: UN Working Group...

The number of illegal private security firms operating in Ghana, despite an existing law to regulate them, is a worrying concern, the UN Working...

Army veterans jobs guarding Delhi hospitals in jeopardy as govt tries...

About 2,000 Army veterans employed as security guards in Delhi government-run hospitals face an uncertain future with a proposal to replace them with men...

Higher wages for Singapore security officers from 2019

Private security officers will be paid up to S$300 more over three years starting 2019, after the government accepted recommendations by the Security Tripartite...

Important to facilitate skill development in private security sector: Minister for...

Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, addressing a Special Session on ‘Critical issues concerning Skilling and Training of Security Workers’ at the...

Nigerian army trains private security firms

The Nigerian Army has commenced training of security personnel of private companies to equip them with capacities to handle emerging security challenges. The Director...

Scotland Yard to train private guards in counter-terror strategy to identify...

Scotland Yard is planning to train private security guards as part of its counter-terrorism strategy to identify potential threats and add to their response...

India has the world’s largest number of private security workers

If you live in cities, you might have had more encounters with a private security guard than a police officer. Their ubiquitous presence is...

Malaysia sets new rules for private security companies

Armed private bodyguards must undergo a two-tier training pro¬g¬ramme to renew their “carry and use” firearms permits starting January next year. Deputy Prime Minister...

SA Private Security Sector to receive 6.4% wage increase

South Africa's Private Security Sector's minimum wage is to increase from 1 September 2017 by an average increase of 6.4%.The new Sectoral Determination (SD)...