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Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years hit just east of Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain ...

Iran seizes boat in Strait of Hormuz, arrests Filipinos: report

Iran seizes boat in Strait of Hormuz, arrests Filipinos: report

Iran seized a boat and arrested 12 Filipinos as it busted a ‘fuel-smuggling ring’ in the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday, the semi-official news agency ISNA reported.

KLM to scrap 10 flights over ground staff strike

KLM to scrap 10 flights over ground staff strike

Dutch national carrier KLM will scrap 10 European flights Monday due to a two-hour strike by ground staff demanding higher wages, an airline spokeswoman said Sunday.

Portuguese police escort fuel tankers as drivers strike

Portuguese police escort fuel tankers as drivers strike

Portuguese police escorted fuel trucks on Monday to supply petrol stations at the start of a tanker drivers' strike, an AFP reporter said.

Banking, transport equities lift QSE 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels

Banking, transport equities lift QSE 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels

Ahead of Eid holidays, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday gained more than 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels, mainly lifted by banking and transport equities.

Death toll in DR Congo boat disaster rises to 32

Death toll in DR Congo boat disaster rises to 32

The death toll from a boat disaster in western DR Congo at the weekend rose to 32, while scores more are feared drowned, a local official said Monday.

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Non-Qatari funds and individuals on Monday turned bullish to lift the Qatar Stock Exchange by more than 25 points and close near the 9,900 level.

Mowasalat deploys electric buses to transport Amir Cup fans

Mowasalat deploys electric buses to transport Amir Cup fans

Mowasalat (Karwa) successfully deployed a number of eco-friendly electrical buses to transport spectators to Al Janoub (Wakrah) Stadium for the Amir Cup final.

Germany green-lights e-scooters on roads, not pavements

Germany green-lights e-scooters on roads, not pavements

Germany on Friday authorised battery-powered scooters on its streets and cycle paths but banned them from pavements to protect pedestrians as the two-wheeled craze continues to spread across Europe.

Consumer goods, transport help QSE snap 7-day losing streak

Consumer goods, transport help QSE snap 7-day losing streak

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Tuesday ended seven days of bearish run to gain 59 points, mainly on the back of strong buying especially within consumer goods and transport counters.

QSE inches near 10,500 level as consumer goods, transport lend support

QSE inches near 10,500 level as consumer goods, transport lend support

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday inched near 10,500 levels, mainly on the back of strong buying interests in consumer goods and transport equities.

37 dead in another boat sinking in DR Congo

37 dead in another boat sinking in DR Congo

Thirty-seven bodies have been recovered after another boat sinking in the Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said Tuesday, a week after a vessel capsized with nearly 130 people on board.