The United Arab Emirates has
suspended all flights to and from Iran for at least a week due
to the spread of the new coronavirus in the Islamic republic,
state news agency WAM reported, citing a directive from the Gulf
Arab state's aviation authority.
Artisanal miners torched a car belonging to miner Gemfields' Mozambique operation on Saturday and attacked the occupants with pickaxes, injuring three employees and one security contractor, the company said.
Chris Froome made his much-awaited return to the peloton at the UAE Tour on Sunday after recovering from serious injuries he sustained in a high-speed crash last year, saying he was glad he had overcome the struggle to get back to racing.
Most major Gulf stock markets fell on
Sunday, with Saudi Arabia hurt by losses in banking shares that
outweighed gains in Saudi Aramco and Emirates NBD dragging the
Dubai index lower.
Saudi Arabia's benchmark index closed down 0.3% as
Saudi Telecom dropped 2% and the country's largest
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