• 17 hours Oil Falls As Trump Tweet Blasts OPEC
  • 22 hours Comey vs.Trump, Part 2: Comey's Memos. What's next?
  • 1 day Asian Oil Demand To Hit Record - The Price Per Barrel Continues To Grow
  • 2 days Vistra Energy Says Coal Won't Come Back
  • 1 day Trump's top energy adviser resigns
  • 1 day Walmart and VW's Electrify America Team Up To Build Massive EV Charging Network Across US
  • 1 day Net Income At Saudi Aramco Tops $33 bn in the first half of 2017!
  • 17 hours HAPPY RIG COUNT DAY!!
  • 17 hours Robot Completes Hardest Job Known to Man
  • 2 days Is Today's Tesla News Good or Bad?
  • 1 day Oil Prices To Fall Below $60?
  • 1 day New task force formed-to evaluate postal service
  • 17 hours Maduro Under Pressure: EU Says May Impose More Sanctions On Venezuela If Democracy Undermined
  • 16 hours Venezuela gives Oil Minister 'Extra Powers' to halt production decline
  • 17 hours The future of oil and gas exploration in New Zealand
  • 1 day will oil hold?
Iran Threatens To Restart Nuclear Enrichment Program

Iran Threatens To Restart Nuclear Enrichment Program

Iran is threatening to restart…

Is Saudi Arabia’s Geopolitical Pivot Good For Oil?

Is Saudi Arabia’s Geopolitical Pivot Good For Oil?

The geopolitical landscape of the…

Geopolitics / Middle East

Could The Syrian Conflict Irrevocably Change Global Geopolitics?

Could The Syrian Conflict Irrevocably Change Global Geopolitics?

Oct 06, 2015 at 12:38 | Robert Berke

Few meetings ever started with dimmer prospects for success than the recent meeting between Presidents Obama and Putin. The real call for the meeting stemmed from…

Iran Deal May Redefine The Middle East

Iran Deal May Redefine The Middle East

Sep 18, 2015 at 16:06 | Robert Berke

 One month after the Iran nuclear deal was concluded, the Middle East is still reeling from profound shock. Long and well established alliances have led to bewildering changes, not only…

Russia Using Iran Nuclear Deal To Expand Sphere Of Influence

Russia Using Iran Nuclear Deal To Expand Sphere Of Influence

Apr 14, 2015 at 16:06 | Nick Cunningham

The nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 nations could lead to a flood of new oil hitting global markets. That could result in a significant…

Yemen Conflict Could Be A Catalyst For Something Much Bigger

Yemen Conflict Could Be A Catalyst For Something Much Bigger

Mar 30, 2015 at 18:39 | RFE/RL staff

Yemen is at the center of a proxy war between regional heavyweights Iran and Saudi Arabia. It's the source of fears of a broader Sunni-Shi'ite conflict.…

Islamic State To Target Saudi Arabia Next

Islamic State To Target Saudi Arabia Next

Mar 10, 2015 at 12:12 | The Jamestown Foundation

The meteoric rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, which has since styled itself the Islamic State in an affirmation of its broader aspirations…

ISIS Burn Iraqi Oil Fields To Hold Off Iraqi Offensive

ISIS Burn Iraqi Oil Fields To Hold Off Iraqi Offensive

Mar 06, 2015 at 09:54 | ZeroHedge

Thick black smoke billowing from oil wells northeast of the city of Tikrit is obstructing Shi'ite militiamen and Iraqi soldiers attempts to drive ISIS from the…

Jordanian King Warns Of Impending World War III

Jordanian King Warns Of Impending World War III

Dec 10, 2014 at 14:14 | Claude Salhani

When OPEC, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, imposed an oil embargo on the West for its support of Israel in the October 1973 Arab-Israeli war, the French came out…

Report Finds Gulf States Unstable Despite Resource Wealth

Report Finds Gulf States Unstable Despite Resource Wealth

Nov 18, 2014 at 16:06 | Claude Salhani

Sectarian and ethnic tension, religious violence, and terrorism threats appear to be rising trends in the Gulf region according to a new study on the state of security in…

Islamic State Looks To Mediterranean To Continue Oil Operations

Islamic State Looks To Mediterranean To Continue Oil Operations

Nov 04, 2014 at 17:49 | Claude Salhani

There is serious concern that the battle for control of Syria by the group calling itself the Islamic State may soon shift from the mountainous region where the fight for…

How Safe Are Turkey’s Oil And Gas Pipelines?

How Safe Are Turkey’s Oil And Gas Pipelines?

Oct 30, 2014 at 18:16 | Claude Salhani

Bashar Assad is a man of his word. In 2011, when the civil war began in Syria, President Assad delivered a promise to the international community and a threat to…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News