Daily Archives: May 14, 2019

What we know about ‘sabotage’ attacks off UAE coast

Suspected “sabotage operations” on four commercial ships in the Gulf have heightened turmoil in a region already on edge amid an acrimonious standoff between the United States and Iran over Tehran’s nuclear programme.

Here’s what we know about the alleged

IMO 2020 – a major shake-up for oil and shipping

Tougher rules on sulphur emissions from ships will come into effect next year in the biggest shake-up for the oil and shipping industries for decades.

United Nations shipping agency the International Maritime Organization (IMO) is meeting in London for the …

Japan sees no immediate impact on Mideast crude imports after ‘sabotage attack’: METI minister

Japan sees no immediate impact on Mideast crude imports after ‘sabotage attack’: minister

Japan does not expect to see an immediate impact on its crude imports from the Middle East, following a “sabotage attack” carried out on two Saudi oil …

What we know about ‘sabotage’ attacks on Gulf oil vessels

Suspected “sabotage operations” on four commercial ships in the Gulf have heightened turmoil in a region already on edge amid an acrimonious standoff between the United States and Iran over Tehran’s nuclear programme.

Here’s what you need to know about

US military probes oil tanker ‘sabotage attacks’ off UAE coast

The  United States military is investigating the alleged sabotage attacks on four oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Al Jazeera’s Rosiland Jordan, reporting from Washington, said the US military was asked to get involved …

Iran suggests oil attacks orchestrated to spark conflict

Iranian officials accused “hardliners” in the United States and elsewhere of attempting to orchestrate an incident that would ratchet up tensions with the Islamic Republic, as the supreme leader vowed there would be no war.

The allegation by Iran’s Foreign …