Hundreds Of Algerians Protest Against Proposed Energy Law

Hundreds of Algerians protested in front of parliament on Oct. 13 against proposed changes to the energy law that they say the caretaker government has no right to pass.

October 13, 2019

Exploration & Production , International

OPEC Chief: Deeper Oil Cut An Option

Cartel’s next meeting will consider its forecast for a weaker-than-expected global economy in 2020.

October 10, 2019


Perry Recommended IHS Markit’s Daniel Yergin, Former Ambassador For Ukraine Reforms: Source

Energy Secretary Rick Perry recommended Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's administration talk with Daniel Yergin, Pulitzer Prize winning energy historian and vice chairman of IHS Markit, and Carlos Pascual, a former ambassador to Ukraine, on energy reforms, a U.S. Energy Department official said on Oct. 7.

October 7, 2019

Crude Oil , International

Report: Iran Will Use Every Means Possible To Export Its Oil

Iran will not succumb to U.S. pressure and will use every possible way to export its oil, Iranian Oil Ministry's website SHANA quoted Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh as saying on Oct. 6.

October 6, 2019


US Justice Department Says Eni Probe Not Closed For Lack Of Evidence, Could Re-Open

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has described as "misleading" any implication that it had closed a probe into alleged corruption by Italian energy major Eni for lack of evidence and said the investigation could be re-opened if circumstances changed.

October 2, 2019

Trade , International , Tankers

Oil Shipping Rates Soar As US Supertanker Sanctions Rattle Crude Trade

Sanctions levied on Chinese shipper COSCO following charges of moving crude out of Iran.

September 28, 2019


Court Blocks Alberta Law Curbing Energy Flows To British Columbia

A Canadian court on Sept. 24 temporarily blocked legislation enabling the province of Alberta to restrict oil and gas flows to British Columbia, saying the constitutionality of the measure would be decided at a later trial.

September 24, 2019

Crude Oil , International

US Slaps Sanctions On Firms Moving Venezuelan Oil To Cuba

The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday imposed sanctions on four maritime firms and vessels transporting Venezuelan oil to Cuba, amid an acute fuel scarcity in the island that is forcing people to line up for gasoline and public transport.

September 24, 2019


Boris Johnson: ‘Very Likely Indeed’ Iran Was Behind Saudi Attacks

UK leaders says that he wants to work with allies to ease tensions in the Persian Gulf.

September 23, 2019

Crude Oil , International

Perry Calls Oil Market Robust After Attack On Saudi Plants

Department of Energy is ready to respond if a release from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve is needed, he says.

September 16, 2019