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Kuwait says oil spill strikes its waters in Persian Gulf

Kuwait says an oil spill has struck its waters in the Persian Gulf......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 13th, 2017

Kuwait battles oil spill in Persian Gulf waters

Kuwait says an oil spill has struck its waters in the Persian Gulf......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 13th, 2017

U.S. Navy Vessel Fires Warning Shots at Iran Ships

The U.S. and Iran reported their second confrontation this week in the waters off the Persian Gulf, as political tensions between the longtime rivals flare......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 29th, 2017

The Latest: Qatar foreign minister in Kuwait amid crisis

The Latest on the crisis between four major Arab nations and the tiny Persian Gulf country of Qatar (all times local): 10:45 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 3rd, 2017

Kuwait Needs Economic Reform, but Opponents Dominated National Assembly Election

KUWAIT CITY, KUWAIT—Kuwait is one of the freest nations in the Persian Gulf, as well as one of America’s best friends. Yet its “liberalish” governance, as one Kuwaiti colleague described it.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 9th, 2017

Kuwait Holds Elections Amid Opposition Gains: Leading The Way For Democracy In The Persian Gulf

Kuwait's newly elected National Assembly has taken office. While the Persian Gulf country's commitment to democracy is laudable, the newly empowered opposition is likely to hinder needed economic reforms. As oil prices drop, Kuwait's generous welfare stat.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 13th, 2016

Iran sends warships to Yemen after the US struck Iranian-backed Houthi radar sites

Iran sent two warships to the Gulf of Aden on Thursday, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, establishing a military presence in waters off Yemen where the US military launched cruise missile strikes on areas controlled by Iran-backed Houthi for.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2016

"Apocalyptic Scenes" As Fleeing ISIS Fighters Set Iraqi Town"s Oil Wells On Fire

Back in 1991, when the Iraq army was retreating from Kuwait in the Persian Gulf War, it unleashed a literal "scorched earth" tactic as it set fire to some 600 oil wells, leading to iconic photos such as this one. Twenty-five years later, in an ironic twi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 2nd, 2016

"It"s Garage Gold": Luxe Cars Become Investment Vehicles in Persian Gulf

The Persian Gulf’s bloc of oil-exporting countries has emerged as the world’s No. 1 market for ultraluxury cars—most costing $250,000 or more—based on per capita buying, according to executives at several luxury car makers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 9th, 2017

Saudi, UAE miffed over Kuwait"s GCC invite to Qatar, set up new bloc

Kuwait on Thursday invited Qatar to a summit of Gulf countries next week amid the existent Saudi-led boycott of Doha.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 5th, 2017

Two-day Gulf summit ends within hours amid Qatar crisis

Kuwait is preparing to host a crucial meeting of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council as half of its members are still boycotting fellow member-state Qatar......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 5th, 2017

Saudi Arabia, UAE form new partnership as Gulf summit starts

Kuwait is preparing to host a crucial meeting of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council as half of its members are still boycotting fellow member-state Qatar......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 5th, 2017

The Latest: 3 Gulf Arab rulers skip GCC summit in Kuwait

The Latest on the developments surrounding the Gulf Cooperation Council meeting in Kuwait (all times local): 10:15 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 5th, 2017

The Latest: UAE, Saudis form new group, separate from GCC

The Latest on the developments surrounding the Gulf Cooperation Council meeting in Kuwait (all times local): 10:15 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 5th, 2017

UAE, Saudi Arabia forming new group, separate from GCC

Kuwait is preparing to host a crucial meeting of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council as half of its members are still boycotting fellow member-state Qatar......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 5th, 2017

Gulf nations await crucial summit on Qatar diplomatic crisis

Kuwait is preparing to host a crucial meeting of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council as half of its members are still boycotting fellow member-state Qatar......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 5th, 2017

Lawmakers to Tillerson: Don’t meddle with Persian Gulf states’ Open Skies agreements

Revamping Open Skies agreements with the Persian Gulf states would endanger similar agreements with more than 100 other nations and put billions of dollars at risk for smaller airlines, the tourism industry and aircraft manufacturers such as Boein.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 1st, 2017

Kuwait to host Gulf Cooperation Council meeting next week

Oman's state news agency is reporting that the sultan has received a message from Kuwait's ruler that the Gulf Cooperation Council will meet next week in Kuwait City......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 30th, 2017

Iran Vows To Send Fleet Of Warships To Gulf Of Mexico "In The Near Future"

Pretty soon the scenes of tiny Iranian speedboats taunting U.S. Naval Destroyers may not be confined to just the Persian Gulf as Iran's new naval commander has vowed to send warships to the Gulf of Mexico "in the near future." .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 24th, 2017

No major threat for TN coast from ‘low’s in Bay

A rain-bearing low-pressure area is in the process of crossing over from the Gulf of Thailand/Malay peninsula into the Indian waters, with one foot already in the Andaman Sea on Tuesday. The cross........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 7th, 2017

Qatar Airways to Take Stake in Hong Kong"s Cathay Pacific

The state-backed Persian Gulf carrier’s latest investment in a global rival will see it acquire a 9.6% stake in Cathay Pacific Airways for $661 million......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 6th, 2017