News

  • Alchemy Global Ltd accredited as a living wage employer

    Friday, June 22nd, 2018

    Alchemy Global has become an accredited Living Wage employer, joining some 4,000 organisations that voluntarily choose to pay the real Living Wage because they believe a “hard day’s work deserves a fair day’s pay”.

  • Jihadi insurgents disrupt US oil and gas exploration in Mozambique

    Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

    When on May 27, 2018, Islamist insurgents attacked two villages in Cabo Delgado, beheading 10 people with machetes, among them women and children, they caused outrage. The local chief of the village of Monjane was also among the dead. According to a local resident’s statement to AFP, he had disclosed information on the Islamists to

  • Alchemy Global Ltd signs up to the UK Government’s Prompt Payment Code

    Thursday, June 7th, 2018

    Alchemy Global Ltd signs up to the UK Government’s Prompt Payment Code Alchemy Global Ltd has signed up to the Prompt Payment Code that helps ensure small businesses are paid on time.

  • Russia – country risk report

    Monday, June 4th, 2018

    FIFA World Cup Ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, which starts on June 14, Alchemy Global is publishing a travel and country risk report for football fans, tourists and business clients travelling to the country.

  • Claiming a share: Iraqi Kurdistan’s struggle for oil fields

    Thursday, May 17th, 2018

    When the Iraqi Armed Forces overran the Peshmerga’s positions in October 2017, the Kurds of Iraq awoke from a dream shattered by reality.

  • Under the Sword of Damocles: Tunisia in the face of extremism

    Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

    Hope dies last. This so often reiterated proverb has inspired many across the world to continue the struggle for their cause regardless of how realistic its implementation may be. Alas, to many who believed in what is referred to as the Arab Spring, that hope is long dead. Libya, Syria, and Yemen have all plunged

  • Alchemy Global Ltd re-certified to ISO 9001:2015 quality standard

    Monday, March 12th, 2018

    Alchemy Global Ltd, a privately-owned and independent London-based security company, has re-certified to the ISO9001:2015 quality standard. The independent assessment was carried out by the leading certification body, the British Assessment Bureau, and demonstrates Alchemy Global’s commitment to customer service and the company’s drive to improve its quality management systems and internal processes.

  • Senegal’s Macky Sall and the Casamance: new attempts to resolve an old conflict

    Monday, February 26th, 2018

    This week’s blog about the largely forgotten conflict in Senegal’s Casamance region is in response to a number of enquiries we have received for security support on the west coast of Africa. To that end, we have provided country and city risk reports, due diligence reports on companies and individuals, travel tracking and alert monitoring. We

  • How data protection will change under GDPR

    Monday, February 5th, 2018

    When mobile phone operator Talk Talk was attacked by hackers in 2015, about 156,000 customers had their data stolen, which involved people’s home addresses, birth dates, bank accounts and credit card details.

  • Home Counties burglar targets the wealthy

    Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

    The recent news story of a burglar robbing wealthy people in their own homes at gun point highlights how career criminals target high net worth individuals.