Lavrov to discuss in Oman bilateral issues, Syrian conflict

February 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Lavrov to discuss in Oman bilateral issues, Syrian conflict 

MUSCAT, Feb. 3 — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is rounding off his brief tour of the Persian Gulf countries with talks in oman on Wednesday.

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China's planned crude oil futures could become global benchmark: Expert

October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on China's planned crude oil futures could become global benchmark: Expert 

DUBAI, Oct. 20 — An international oil expert said on Tuesday that China's upcoming oil crude futures contract has the potential to become a global benchmark in the oil trade.

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Saudi Arabia moves heavy weaponry to border with Yemen

March 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Saudi Arabia moves heavy weaponry to border with Yemen 

TEHRAN, March 26 — Saudi Arabia has moved heavy weaponry to its border with Yemen, Press-TV channel said on Thursday.

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Asian Cup preview: Australia, South Korea to dominate Group A

January 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Asian Cup preview: Australia, South Korea to dominate Group A 

BEIJING, Jan. 4 — Most people may tend to rate Australia and South Korea as the favorites in Group A to qualify for the knockout stage at the Asian Cup while Oman and Kuwait have little chance to progress.

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Iraq sacks national football coach after Gulf Cup flop

December 1, 2014 by · Comments Off on Iraq sacks national football coach after Gulf Cup flop 

BAGHDAD, Nov. 30 — The Iraqi Football Association (IFA) is seeking a foreign replacement to the sacked national team coach Hakim Shakir following their disappointing results in the 22nd Gulf Cup, local media reported on Sunday.

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Myanmar hosts AFC U-19 Championship

October 10, 2014 by · Comments Off on Myanmar hosts AFC U-19 Championship 

YANGON, Oct. 9 — Myanmar started to host the Asian Football Confederation's U-19 Championship on Thursday.

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