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Global Defense Suppliers’ Outlook Survey 2012-2013

Global Defense Suppliers’ Outlook Survey 2012-2013

Why was the report written? The report provides data and analysis on global defenseindustry suppliers’ media spend, marketing and sales strategies, and practices and business planning within the global defenseindustry. This report includes key topics such as media channel spending […]


Australian defence contractor sues Israeli defense giant

Australian defence contractor sues Israeli defense giant

Local company fights to protect Australian business and defence manufacturing jobs Australian owned defence contractor Faxtech Pty Ltd (trading as “Point Trading”) today struck a blow for the local defence manufacturing industry by issuing legal proceedings against Israeli arms conglomerate […]


24,000 files stolen from defense contractor: Pentagon

24,000 files stolen from defense contractor: Pentagon

A foreign intelligence service swiped 24,000 computer files from a US defense contractor in March in one of the largest ever cyberattacks on a Pentagon supplier, a top Defense Department official revealed. “It is a significant concern that over the […]


US firm pleads guilty to illegal defense exports

US firm pleads guilty to illegal defense exports

A US defense contractor pleaded guilty on Tuesday to one charge of conspiring to illegally export US Defense Department weapons plans to China, in an apparent money-saving scheme, the Justice Department said. From 2004 to 2009 the New Jersey-based Swiss […]


Hacker group claims hit on US defense contractor

Hacker group claims hit on US defense contractor

Hacker group Anonymous on Monday released a trove of military email addresses and passwords it claimed to have plundered from the network of US defense consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton. Anonymous made available a file containing more than 90,000 email […]


Pentagon Spent Billions on Contractors that Committed Fraud

Pentagon Spent Billions on Contractors that Committed Fraud

In a report prepared for Sen. Bernie Sanders, the Department of Defense disclosed that it paid $285 billion over a three-year span to hundreds of military contractors that defrauded the Pentagon during the same period. “With the country running a […]


New Bill Cracks Down on Foreign Bribery

New Bill Cracks Down on Foreign Bribery

This week, the House overwhelmingly passed the Overseas Contractor Reform Act (H.R. 5366). The bill, sponsored by Vermont Congressman Peter Welch, would propose debarment for companies and individuals who violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), which prohibits the payment […]


US Spy Operations Become More Reliant on Contractors

US Spy Operations Become More Reliant on Contractors

The U.S. Defense Department has ordered an investigation into allegations that one of its employees set up a spy network of private contractors to help track down suspected militants in Afghanistan and Pakistan. The allegations, which first appeared in The […]


British Arms Manufacturer Faces Bribery Charges

British Arms Manufacturer Faces Bribery Charges

LONDON: Britain’s Serious Fraud Office announced today it will seek to prosecute the world’s No. 2 defense contractor on charges of corruption in dealings on foreign contracts. BAE Systems is accused of paying out millions of dollars to win arms […]


 
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