Stay-at-home advisories are likely to hit motor fuels, which until now had been supported by a mass switch from public transport to private cars and motorbikes.
For Julian Lee's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
The United Arab Emirates is privately questioning the benefits of participating in OPEC and may even be considering whether to leave.
The world in which they thrived was changing, threatening their future health. But the outbreak’s impact has accelerated that process.
Two oil tankers have been damaged in a suspected attack in the waters between the United Arab Emirates and Iran as they were leaving the Persian Gulf. This is the second incident in four weeks, and raises the question of who gains what from ...