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Articles: Middle East (10)
A Mid-Week Update. It has been one of the more event-filled weeks in recent memory, but so far oil prices have changed little with New York futures continuing to trade between $51 and $53 a barrel and London between $57 and $59.
The Saudi regime has long been considered a pillar of political stability in the Middle East, a country that commanded respect and prudence from all its neighbors. This is no longer true, and the first ones to recognize this are those who are important internal players in the regime. Today, …
When I saw for the first time the data about oil production in Yemen, I was so impressed that I wanted to know more.
A midweek update. Oil prices, which had remained relatively steady since the end of last week, plunged on Wednesday after the EIA released its weekly stocks report showing a 6.8 million barrel increase in US crude stocks – more than four times what analysts had been expecting.
I believe that the Syrian regime's use of chemical weapons is merely a pretext for American intervention. One always suspects that oil is the real issue when it comes to the Middle East. So, let's see if that's the case here.
A mid-week update.
A mid-week update
A weekly update, including: •Oil and the global economy •Middle East •Europe •The climate summit •Quote of the week •Briefs
A weekly update, including: •Oil and the global economy •The Middle East •The IEA's forecast •Quote of the week •Briefs