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30 killed in DR Congo bus accident

30 killed in DR Congo bus accident

At least 30 died early Sunday when a packed bus came off the road and burst into flames near Kinshasa, the DR Congo capital, a local official said.

Qatar shares extend declines amid selling pressure at transport counter

Qatar shares extend declines amid selling pressure at transport counter

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed further declines on Tuesday on the back of selling pressure notably within the transport counter.

Indian state sacks 48,000 transport staff for strike action

Indian state sacks 48,000 transport staff for strike action

India's southern state of Telangana has sacked more than 48,000 employees from the regional bus department over an indefinite strike, officials and news reports said on Monday.

Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport

One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years hit just east of Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain ...

Iran seizes boat in Strait of Hormuz, arrests Filipinos: report

Iran seizes boat in Strait of Hormuz, arrests Filipinos: report

Iran seized a boat and arrested 12 Filipinos as it busted a ‘fuel-smuggling ring’ in the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday, the semi-official news agency ISNA reported.

KLM to scrap 10 flights over ground staff strike

KLM to scrap 10 flights over ground staff strike

Dutch national carrier KLM will scrap 10 European flights Monday due to a two-hour strike by ground staff demanding higher wages, an airline spokeswoman said Sunday.

Portuguese police escort fuel tankers as drivers strike

Portuguese police escort fuel tankers as drivers strike

Portuguese police escorted fuel trucks on Monday to supply petrol stations at the start of a tanker drivers' strike, an AFP reporter said.

Banking, transport equities lift QSE 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels

Banking, transport equities lift QSE 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels

Ahead of Eid holidays, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Monday gained more than 151 points to surpass 10,300 levels, mainly lifted by banking and transport equities.

Death toll in DR Congo boat disaster rises to 32

Death toll in DR Congo boat disaster rises to 32

The death toll from a boat disaster in western DR Congo at the weekend rose to 32, while scores more are feared drowned, a local official said Monday.

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Transport, industrials lift Qatar shares to close near 9,900 level

Non-Qatari funds and individuals on Monday turned bullish to lift the Qatar Stock Exchange by more than 25 points and close near the 9,900 level.

Mowasalat deploys electric buses to transport Amir Cup fans

Mowasalat deploys electric buses to transport Amir Cup fans

Mowasalat (Karwa) successfully deployed a number of eco-friendly electrical buses to transport spectators to Al Janoub (Wakrah) Stadium for the Amir Cup final.

Germany green-lights e-scooters on roads, not pavements

Germany green-lights e-scooters on roads, not pavements

Germany on Friday authorised battery-powered scooters on its streets and cycle paths but banned them from pavements to protect pedestrians as the two-wheeled craze continues to spread across Europe.