Jack Wittels and Salma El Wardany

Government, Business, Logistics

Suez Canal Traffic Briefly Stopped as Oil Tanker Loses Power

Suez Canal The entrance to the canal. (Islam Safwat/Bloomberg News)

Traffic through Egypt’s Suez Canal was briefly halted April 6, just two weeks after a giant containership ran aground and blocked the waterway that’s vital for global trade.

April 6, 2021