OIL ECONOMICS

WHILE US oil traders are bullish that crude oil could surge to US$100 a barrel by next year, analysts and economists here are more measured about the commodity's price...

OIL traders have piled into wagers that US crude oil could surge to US$100 a barrel by next year, a milestone that until recently many considered unthinkable due to record US production growth and...

IRAN'S Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that Teheran was closing in on an agreement to sell oil to European nations despite US threats of sanctions against any country that...

[WASHINGTON/NEW YORK] The United States announced on Friday it will effectively close its consulate in the Iraqi city of Basra and relocate diplomatic personnel assigned there following increasing...

COMMENTARY

WINTER Is coming, and the oil market is starting to look pretty tight.  Iran's oil exports are down by almost a third since President Donald Trump said in April that the US would withdraw from...

TWO months before renewed US sanctions on its oil exports take effect, Iran has already suffered a sharp drop in sales and lost key buyers in Asia and Europe.

OIL prices dipped on Thursday as emerging market turbulence weighed on sentiment, while a deadline neared for a potential new round of US tariffs on another US$200 billion of Chinese goods.

[NEW YORK] Oil prices rose on Thursday to the highest in more than a month, extending gains on growing evidence of disruptions to crude supply from Iran and Venezuela and after a fall in US...

AN APPARENT Iranian influence operation targeting Internet users worldwide is significantly bigger than previously identified, Reuters has found, encompassing a sprawling network of anonymous...