GCC navies begin security patrols in Arabian Gulf amid US-Iran tensions
Saudi Arabian foreign ministry reiterates that it does not want war with Iran, but is prepared for one if need be, as GCC navies step up Arabian Gulf patrols.
UAE airlines operating as normal, despite US warning to aircraft flying over the Gulf
Federal Aviation Administration warned of "heightened military activities" in the region
UAE launches international investigation after four ships attacked
US and Iran engage in blame game as UAE says investigation into the attacks on four oil tankers off coast will be completed within days
Four cargo vessels sabotaged off UAE as US warns of possible attacks on shipping
Saudi Arabia confirms oil tankers suffered significant damage, while US puts out advisory warning of attemps by attackers to disrupt commercial shipping in Arabian Gulf.
Air France flight makes emergency landing in Iran before re-routing to Dubai
The flight, which had departed Paris bound for Mumbai, landed at 5pm local time after the pilot’s declared an emergency.
All but one passenger killed as cargo plane crashes in Iran
The Boeing 707 aircraft, carrying meat products from the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, was attempting to land at Fath airport in Karaj, 40km (25 miles) west of Tehran.
Oman and Iran launch fourth direct container shipping service
The route between Iran’s port city of Jask and the Omani port of Al Suwaiq, joins three others already in operation.
FlyDubai, GCAA, deny passenger plane was hijacked in Iranian airspace
Flydubai and GCAA said an unruly passenger on board the flight was the reason that the aircraft returned to Dubai
Iran Shipping Lines subsidiary launches Khorramshahr-Sohar service
The Bulk and General Cargo Carriage Company, a subsidiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines, has launched a new freight service between the ports of Khorramshahr and Sohar.
India interested in developing Duqm alongside Sohar
India has reportedly expressed interest in developing Oman's Duqm port and linking it with the Iranian port of Chabahar.
IAG begins cargo service to Tehran from London
Easing of sanctions against Iran is presenting a significant trade opportunity, says IAG's head of commercial operations
Iranian Navy prevents pirate attack on oil tanker
The Iranian Navy has announced that one of its ships prevented a pirate attack on an oil tanker near Bab Al-Mandeb Strait.

Most Popular