Gulf Times - Sanchi
Oil that reached Japan shores likely from sunken tanker

Oil that reached Japan shores likely from sunken tanker

Samples of oily matter that washed up on February 8 on the shores of the Okinoerabu and Yoron islands in the Amami chain were found to be linked to the Sanchi's sinking, the Coast Guard said.

Black box for sunken tanker Sanchi opened

Black box for sunken tanker Sanchi opened

The black boxes for the tanker Sanchi and the freighter CF Crystal, the two vessels that collided in the worst oil ship disaster in decades, have been opened, the Iranian Students’ News Agency reported.

Iranian tanker sinks engulfed in flames, official says no hope of survivors

Iranian tanker sinks engulfed in flames, official says no hope of survivors

A Iranian oil tanker burst into flames from end to end and sank Sunday, eight days after a collision with a cargo ship off China, state media said.

Global equities meltdown knocks QSE below 9,500

Global equities meltdown knocks QSE below 9,500

Global equities meltdown and weak oil prices had its knock-on effect in the Qatar Stock Exchange, which plunged 134 points to sink below the 9,500 mark.