Japan dispatches warship to Middle East 

  A Japanese destroyer left for the Gulf of Oman on Sunday amid simmering Middle East…

Oil shippers raise offers for Middle East route on Gulf risk

  Owners of oil tankers are boosting their rates to haul crude on a key route…

Japan to send warship, aircraft to Middle East to protect vessels

  Japan will send a warship and patrol planes to protect Japanese ships in the Middle…

Japan to send 270 sailors to Middle East to guard ships

Japan is working on a plan to send about 270 seamen to the Middle East to…

Japan to send patrol aircraft for U.S. Middle East maritime force

Japan will not send warships to join a U.S.-led maritime force to guard oil tankers in…

China signs Belt and Road Initiative agreements with Middle East, North African countries

China has signed cooperation agreements with 18 Middle Eastern and North African countries to jointly develop…

U.S. warns of possible attacks on American ships in Middle East 

Iran could target U.S. commercial ships including oil tankers, the U.S. Maritime Administration said on Friday,…

IOM warns Nigerian migrants of organ harvests in Middle East 

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has warned Nigerians of a booming organ harvest trade in…

Oil prices spike over Middle East supply concerns

Crude oil prices rose on Monday over concerns as regards supply after tensions worsened between Iran…

Middle East soaks up European gasoline

Gasoline exports from Europe to the Middle East have surged in recent months to record highs…

Middle East, US crude oil curbs Indian appetite for African supplies

India’s imports of African crude oil in October plunged to their lowest in over four years,…

U.S. lifts electronic ban on flights from Middle East

  The United States has lifted a four month ban on passengers carrying laptops onboard U.S.…

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