[TOKYO] Japan said on Friday it will not join any US coalition to protect merchant vessels in Middle Eastern waterways, but will instead send a separate force of ships and planes to guard ships...

[SINGAPORE] Oil jumped back above US$60 a barrel after reports of a missile strike on an Iranian tanker near the Saudi Arabian port city of Jeddah reignited fears over military escalation in the...

[DUBAI] China National Petroleum Corp is no longer a partner in Iran's biggest natural gas project, and the Persian Gulf nation will develop Phase 11 of the giant South Pars field on its own, Oil...

THE 2020 US presidential election is still 13 months away, but already Iranians are following in the footsteps of Russia and have begun cyberattacks aimed at disrupting the campaigns.

[WASHINGTON] A hacking group that appears to be linked to the Iranian government attempted to break into US President Donald Trump's re-election campaign but were unsuccessful, sources familiar...

[MOSCOW] Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that there was no evidence that Iran was responsible for an attack on Saudi oil infrastructure last month and that the United States had...

[TEHERAN] The British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero, which had been held off the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas for more than two months, set sail Friday and reached international waters, the...

[UNITED NATIONS] Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday that if the United States wanted an agreement beyond the 2015 nuclear deal it has abandoned "you have to pay more" and appeared...

EDITORIAL

IT would be more than apparent that the growing tensions between Iran and the United States, in the aftermath of the recent attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, is a result of President...

[LONDON] On Sept 14, Saudi Arabia suffered the single-biggest blow to its oil infrastructure in the country's history when critical processing facilities were attacked.