[SEOUL] Oil's revival from the biggest crash in a generation persisted, with prices set for a second annual gain after weathering everything from hurricanes and Middle East conflict to the...

[NEW YORK] When oil prices rocketed towards US$60 a barrel this fall, US shale producers hedged more barrels of oil during the quarter than in at least three years, which could help propel the...

[HOUSTON] Financiers keep pouring cash into the shale oil sector, providing producers with a path to keep US output rising through the middle of the next decade.

HOUSTON] The world's largest oil consumer exported more hydrocarbons than ever before in 2017 and shows no signs of slowing down...

NEWS ANALYSIS

MARKETS have been swept off their feet in recent months by a wave of strong demand for crude oil.

[SINGAPORE] Reports of deep-sea drilling's demise in a world of sub US$100 oil may have been greatly exaggerated, much to Opec's dismay...

FIRST, they ignored each other.

[LONDON] At first glance, Opec's cuts haven't worked - global oil inventories remain well above normal levels. But the policy's made a difference where it really counts: juicing the...

[LONDON] Opec on Thursday sharply raised its forecast for oil supply from non-member countries in 2017 as higher prices encourage US shale drillers to pump more, hampering the producer group's...

EXXON Mobil Corp is trading in long-term projects that pump oil over decades for US shale drilling that can be switched on or off as crude prices change.