COMMENTARY

IS this really 2018? It started to sound a lot like 2008 in Saudi Arabia on Friday, as the kingdom's oil minister argued that the world could tolerate a higher crude price...

[LONDON] The oil stockpile surplus that's weighed on prices for three years is all but gone, but instead of celebrating victory some of the world's largest producers are finding reasons to...

[NEW YORK] Oil prices on Thursday hit highs not seen since 2014, built on the ongoing drawdowns in global supply and as Saudi Arabia looks to push prices higher, though US crude gave back gains in...

[NEW YORK] Oil futures jumped nearly 3 per cent on Wednesday on a decline in US crude inventories and after sources signalled top exporter Saudi Arabia wants to see the crude price closer to US$100 a...

[NEW YORK] Oil prices rose on Tuesday, as support from the possibility of supply disruptions and a strong equities market offset the effects of profit-taking following last week's rally above...

OIL rebounded from its biggest loss in more than a week as Opec hinted at extending output cuts - fanning optimism and investors' anticipation of a drop in US stockpiles...

[TOKYO] Oil rebounded from the biggest loss in more than a week as Opec (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ) hinting at extending output cuts fans optimism and investors anticipate a...

[NEW YORK] Oil prices dropped on Monday as investor concern waned about escalating tensions in the Middle East following air strikes on Syria over the weekend.

[LONDON] Gold and oil traded slightly lower as markets opened for the first time since Western powers launched a missile attack on Syria, but equities are unlikely to experience big losses unless...

SAUDI Arabia wants to get oil prices near US$80 a barrel to pay for the government's crowded policy agenda and support the valuation of state energy giant Aramco before an initial public...