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Boeing completes year of turmoil with promise to Indonesia on 737 MAX crash

26 October 2019, 2:42 PM

Boeing Co on Friday promised to act on safety recommendations for its 737 MAX aircraft made in a new report by Indonesian investigators on the deadly Lion Air crash a year ago.

US mulls leaving some troops in Syria to guard oil: Pentagon

21 October 2019, 9:09 PM

The Pentagon is considering keeping some US troops near oilfields in northeastern Syria alongside Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to help deny oil to Islamic State militants, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday.

Angola hopes key reforms will aid efforts to sell oil assets

18 October 2019, 7:19 AM

Angola is hoping sweeping economic reforms will smooth an ambitious plan to sell key state assets, including stakes in oil company Sonangol, a share of Puma Energy and more than 100 other enterprises.

Denis Sassou Nguesso

Swiss orders Gunvor Group to pay $95 million in Congo oil corruption case

17 October 2019, 1:46 PM

Swiss federal prosecutors have found oil trading firm Gunvor Group criminally liable for corruption in Republic of Congo and Ivory Coast, ordering it to pay almost 94 million Swiss francs ($94.8 million).

US carried out secret cyber strike on Iran in wake of Saudi oil attack, officials say

16 October 2019, 10:49 AM

The United States carried out a secret cyber operation against Iran in the wake of the Sept. 14 attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, which Washington and Riyadh blame on Tehran, two U.S. officials have told Reuters.

Oil prices recover on lower output from US, Russia, OPEC

1 October 2019, 12:04 PM

Oil prices rebounded on Tuesday on reports that output from the world’s largest oil producers fell during the third quarter, although a resumption in Saudi supply and demand concerns kept a lid on gains.

The sun sets behind an oil pump outside Saint-Fiacre, near Paris, France.

Oil prices climb as positive China factory data eases demand concerns

30 September 2019, 7:56 AM

Brent crude futures rose 9 cents to $62 a barrel by 0300 GMT while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures rose 13 cents to $56.04 a barrel.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during the United Against Nuclear Iran Summit on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York City.

US slaps new sanctions on Chinese entities over Iran oil

26 September 2019, 10:15 AM

The United States is imposing new sanctions on certain Chinese entities and people who it accuses of knowingly transferring oil from Iran in violation of Washington’s curbs on Tehran, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday.

Five Western countries, Turkey and UAE back Libyan state oil firm

23 September 2019, 7:29 AM

Five Western countries including the United States, as well as Turkey and the United Arab Emirates, support Libyan state oil firm NOC as the sole legitimate authority for the country’s energy sector, a joint statement said on Sunday.

Saudi Arabia seeks action against Iran after oil attack, allies wary

22 September 2019, 8:04 PM

Saudi Arabia will seek to make a case at a global gathering in New York this week for concerted action to punish and deter arch-foe Iran after strikes on Saudi oil plants rattled global markets and exposed the kingdom’s vulnerability to attack. However, even Riyadh’s main allies the United States and the United Arab Emirates […]



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