A picture shows the dock for supertankers in Fujairah. File / AFP
The Fujairah Media Office denied media reports that explosions took place at the Port of Fujairah on Sunday morning.
The Office said in a statement, "The operations at the Port are going as normal."
It added, "Media outlets must be responsible and rely on official sources."
Already well-established as one of the world’s top centres for oil bunkering, the Port of Fujairah and the adjacent Fujairah Oil Industry Zone (FOIZ) continue to attract further business and investment, recent announcements show.
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If the blockage goes on until the afternoon, operations will come to a complete halt, the sources said. The port was previously blocked from Oct. 29 to Nov. 9 with a brief resumption of operations between Nov. 7-9.
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Others were taken to Community Regional Medical Center in critical condition, and some are in critical but stable condition, the TV stations reported.