Bush To Push Saudis On Oil Prices

The US president is welcoming Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Abdullah to his ranch in Texas on Monday. Bush says he’s looking for “a straight answer” to how close the Saudis are to reaching production capacity.

April 24, 2005

Chavez: Our oil reserve does not belong to Mr. Bush

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Monday accused the United States of planning to portray his country as a security threat in order to capture its vast oil reserves.

March 8, 2005

Chavez proclaims era of cheap oil over

The Venezuelan president said OPEC could set prices between US$40 and US$50, while the US said its oil imports from the country were replaceable

March 6, 2005

U.S. Companies Eye Trans-Afghan Pipeline

American companies might join a long-delayed trans-Afghan natural gas pipeline project expected to be launched in 2006, the U.S. ambassador to Turkmenistan said Tuesday.

January 19, 2005


Hundreds of protesters clash with police in Nepal

Hundreds of demonstrators stoned government vehicles, blocked traffic and battled riot police in the Nepalese capital Tuesday to protest the increase in fuel prices by the government.

January 11, 2005


US: Firewood gaining popularity over heating oil

Higher heating oil prices in the US are encouraging consumers to turn to back to firewood.

January 1, 2005

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