Exports of Iranian marine fuel oil have unexpectedly been halted for two weeks and will not resume for at least a month, a source at the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) said.
Trade sources said Iran could be stocking up on fuel oil
Qatar Airways could reconsider ordering Airbus aircraft if it could not obtain landing rights - or slots - at European airports, the airline's chief Executive Akbar Al Baker told a German newspaper in an interview.
Work on a temporary market at a public park in Muharraq has ground to a halt amid parents' fears that their children's lives are being put in danger.
A BD3 million ($7.9 million) revamp of Muharraq Cent
Work on a residential building in Buhair has been halted because councillors suspect it could be turned into a church.
The Central Municipal Council has been flooded with complaints from residents who do not wa
Bahrain's Interior Ministry yesterday said it was unaware of any halt to exports of tear gas from South Korea.
The Financial Times on Tuesday quoted a South Korea Defence Acquisition Programme Administration spokesman saying t
China's monthly data deluge is likely to confirm that the world's second-largest economy is still moving down through the gears but is not about to come to a screeching halt.
Beijing is walking a fine line.
Operations at Libya's two main crude oil export terminals, Es Sider and Ras Lanuf, have halted due to strike action, shipping and trading sources said on Monday.
"Port strike, workers not been paid," one of the sourc
Israel has stopped the unapproved influx of African migrants across its border with Egypt, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday after months of intensive counter-measures on the once porous desert frontier.
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France's Bureau Veritas, which verifies the safety and environmental standards of ships, has stopped its marine work in Iran, the classification society said in a new setback for Tehran as it faces growing pressure from Western sanctions.
South Korea will effectively become the first of Iran's major Asian customers to halt oil purchases from July 1, when a European Union insurance ban will prevent further imports.
South Korea's largest oil refiner SK Energy will sto