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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

Qatar Air Condemns `Failed' Blockade, Seeks Trump Intervention - Bloomberg

BloombergQatar Air Condemns `Failed' Blockade, Seeks Trump InterventionBloombergQatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker used the handover of the Persian Gulf carrier's newest pla.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 20th, 2018

Pricing pressure in global operations dents Jet Airways" Q3 numbers

Jet Airways has been struggling with weak demand from the Persian Gulf for a few quarters, though the management indicated that might change soon.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 15th, 2018

Key senator to stop blocking US arms sales to Persian Gulf

A key U.S. senator says he will no longer block Persian Gulf nations from buying American-made lethal weapons even though the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and its neighbors remains in a stalemate......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 15th, 2018

BP"s Strong Performance Marred by One-Off Charges

BP delivered a relatively strong set of earnings, but was hit hard by one-time costs from the U.S. tax overhaul and the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, as it seeks to consolidate its position among the elite of oil majors......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 6th, 2018

Oil tanker with 22 Indians still missing in West Africa waters: DGS

The "Marine Express" was reported missing off the Benin coast in the Gulf of Guinea in West Africa.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 5th, 2018

Not To Be Outdone By Exxon"s Guyana Discoveries, Chevron Strikes Big Vein In Gulf Of Mexico

Not To Be Outdone By Exxon"s Guyana Discoveries, Chevron Strikes Big Vein In Gulf Of Mexico.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 31st, 2018

Not To Be Outdone By Exxon"s Guyana Discoveries, Chevron Strikes Big Vein In Gulf-Of-Mexico

Not To Be Outdone By Exxon"s Guyana Discoveries, Chevron Strikes Big Vein In Gulf-Of-Mexico.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 31st, 2018

US, Qatar reach agreement on subsidy spat with airlines

The United States and Qatar have reached a deal to resolve a years-old quarrel over alleged government subsidies to Persian Gulf airlines, as Qatar's government works to defuse tensions with the Trump administration......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 29th, 2018

Iran"s "Fast Boats" Stop Harassing U.S. Navy, Baffling Military

The Iranian military has halted the routine harassment by its armed “fast boats” of U.S. naval vessels in the Persian Gulf, the U.S. military said, a turnabout that officials welcomed but were at a loss to explain......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 25th, 2018

Video: Freezing Temperatures in the South Are Making Gulf of Mexico Waters Steam With "Sea Smoke"

The weather phenomenon is also called "frost smoke.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 18th, 2018

UAE Accuses Qatar Of Intercepting Two Commercial Planes, Stocks Plunge

The Qatari and Saudi/United Arab Emirates economic and diplomatic war which began early last summer appears to have taken to the skies above the Persian Gulf, where early Monday the UAE accused Qatari fighter jets of intercepting two UAE civilian airplane.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 15th, 2018

Courting disaster offshore?

  Skimming oil in the Gulf of Mexico during the Deepwater Horizon spill, May 29, 2010. NOAA , CC BY Donald Boesch, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science The Trump Adminis.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 7th, 2018

"Drill, baby drill!" comes to oil safety regulator

The Trump administration wants to open virtually all federal waters to offshore drilling even as his administration pushes to relax regulations designed to prevent a repeat of the BP oil spill......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 5th, 2018