The rapidly spreading Zika virus is discouraging many Americans from traveling to Latin America and the Caribbean, with 41 per cent of those aware of the disease saying they are less likely to take such a trip, a Reuters/Ipsos poll shows.
Iran has cancelled a London conference where it was set to introduce new oil and gas contracts to investors, the Seda weekly reported citing a senior Iranian official who blamed a delay in getting visas.
UAE’s Etihad Airways has been forced to cancel a number of flights to the US due to the continued adverse weather conditions caused by winter storm Jonas and the residual effect it has left on Washington Dulles airport.
Travel agents yesterday (January 6) rushed to cancel or reschedule flights booked by scores of Bahrainis, who planned to travel to Iran in the coming weeks. Some were also trying to get Bahraini tourists stranded in Iran out by booking flights
Turkish Airlines has cancelled 142 flights to and from Istanbul and warned of further disruption in coming days as the city braced on Wednesday for heavy snow.
Many of the cancelled flights were domestic, but routes to European and Midd
A major hi-tech overhaul of the traffic directorate is on the way in Bahrain.
Ambitious plans will streamline work procedures and optimise performance, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
A ministerial committee in Saud Arabia has cancelled a deal for land worth SR600 million ($160 million) because of alleged irregularities, said a report.
The action comes following a probe by the panel comprising members of the mi
The National Iranian Petrochemical Company has cancelled a deal with Oman Oil Company to build the Hormoz urea and ammonia production unit, said a report.
The project in Assalouyeh, Southern Iran, has been tran
The United States is considering calling off a major military exercise with the Egypt after Egyptian security forces killed scores of protesters on Wednesday, US officials said.
The bloodshed appears to have forced US President Ba