[NEW YORK] The United Arab Emirates, a model Persian Gulf petro-state where endless billions from crude exports feed a giant sovereign wealth fund, isn't the most obvious customer for Texan oil...

[LONDON] When Opec and Russia meet this weekend to review their strategy for clearing a global oil glut, they'll face an unusual problem: it could be working just a bit too well...

COMMENTARY

THE battle between Opec and shale oil producers can be characterised as a two-round fight. In the first round, shale producers gained market share and the price of crude crashed. In the second, Opec...

[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.