INDIA'S ambitious plan to take the leadership position among nations as one of the largest producers of renewable energy may have run into some unfavourable weather.

THE United States and China will become the world's biggest liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter and importer, respectively, in five years, according to projections by the International Energy...

THE world's biggest miner, BHP Group, on Wednesday said it planned to produce less thermal coal in the coming financial year and that it would wash it instead as part of a drive to raise the...

[JOHANNESBURG] South Africa's new carbon tax has provoked a storm of criticism from environmental campaigners who say it is too weak - and from industry that predicts it will cause mass job losses...

[MEXICO CITY] Mexico on Tuesday unveiled parts of a keenly awaited business plan meant to bring the world's most indebted oil company back from the abyss, but its vow of US$7.2 billion in...

[PARIS] Farmers, private households and wildlife around Europe are suffering in a drought following last month's record temperatures that scorched much of the continent.

[NEW YORK] Oil prices turned lower on Tuesday, falling more than 3 per cent after US President Donald Trump said progress has been made with Iran, signaling tensions could ease in the Mideast.

ANALYSIS

AS RECENTLY as a year ago, the oil market was in a panic about changes to the kind of fuel that ships must burn.

CHINA'S government promised it will keep "order" in the iron ore market at a meeting last week with the country's steel producers who complained about record-high prices, according to a source who...

PALM oil futures have been trading on Singapore's Asia Pacific Exchange (Apex) for just three months, but they're already making their mark in a world long dominated by the benchmark contract in...