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British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days

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British Airways says it is suspending flights to Cairo for seven days “as a precaution”. In a statement, the airline said: “We constantly review our security arrangements at all our airports around the world, and have suspended flights to Cairo for seven days as a precaution to allow for further assessment. “The safety and security Read More

2nd Chinese space station falls from sky in FIERY demolition (this time controlled)

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China’s space lab Tiangong-2 has descended from orbit and burned up over the South Pacific. Unlike its predecessor, the terminal fall towards Earth was part of a controlled operation by the Chinese space agency. The 8-ton station re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere on Friday around 21:06 Beijing time (13:06 GMT), Xinhua news agency said, citing China’s Read More

Huawei dominates global race to 5G, inking over 50 contracts despite US crackdown

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Chinese telecom giant Huawei has secured more than 50 commercial contracts for 5G across the world, according to the company’s board member and Senior Vice President Catherine Chen, who was cited by news agency Xinhua. Despite pressure from Washington on its allies to ban Huawei technology, Chen said that 28 contracts were signed in Europe. Read More

Fujairah data: Bunkers, other heavy fuels inventories drop to 4-month low

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Dubai — Inventories of marine bunkers and other heavy distillates at the port of Fujairah in the UAE dropped to a four-month low at the start of this week amid reports of increasing demand, data released Wednesday by the Fujairah Oil Inventory Zone showed. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your Read More

U.S. offshore oil production remains cut by 58%: U.S. government

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FILE PHOTO: Crews clear debris from Highway 23 during Hurricane Barry in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, U.S. July 14, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman HOUSTON (Reuters) – More than half the daily crude production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico remained offline on Tuesday in the wake of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. drilling regulator said, as most oil Read More

Sea section of Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline is 60% complete

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Russia has finished laying nearly two thirds of the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline along the bottom of the Baltic Sea, the deputy chairman of Gazprom’s management committee has announced. “The completion of the sea part is around 60 percent,” Oleg Aksyutin told the Rossiya 24 channel. The undersea pipeline, Read More

New Orleans cargo traffic set to resume as Barry weakens

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Washington — The port of New Orleans opened to some traffic Sunday and was expected to resume normal cargo operations Monday as Tropical Storm Barry headed further inland. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now The storm was expected to weaken to a tropical depression later Sunday, the Read More

Hurricane Barry makes landfall mid-Louisiana coast; weakens to tropical storm after landfall

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New York — Hurricane Barry made landfall on the Louisiana coast at midday Saturday with winds barely meeting hurricane criteria, but fears of flooding and storm surges remain for low-lying areas due to heavy rainfall, according to the National Hurricane Center. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Read More