Showing posts with label Oil. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Oil. Show all posts

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Iran supreme leader threatens to block all Gulf oil exports if its own are stopped

Strait of Hormuz
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said that no country in the region will export oil if Iran’s exports are stopped. The same threat was earlier voiced by President Hassan Rouhani.

Turkey, US start talks on sanctions against Iran

Turkey, US start talks on sanctions against Iran
Turkish and American officials on Friday started to discuss forthcoming US sanctions against Iran, as Turkey is one of the main importers of Iranian oil.

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Libyan gov't warns against "negative repercussions" of halting oil exports by eastern army

oil exports by eastern army
Libya's UN-backed government on Tuesday warned against "negative repercussions" of stopping oil exports in the oil crescent region by the eastern-based army.

Friday, June 29, 2018

India insists on energy security needs despite US request to cut Iranian oil imports

India insists on energy security needs
India on Thursday reiterated that its priority was to ensure its "energy security" requirements, in an apparent indication that it will not shy away from importing oil from Iran despite US sanctions.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Friday, June 8, 2018

US Sought Saudi Oil Support before Iran Move

US Sought Saudi Oil Support before Iran Move
A day before US President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal, one of his senior officials phoned Saudi Arabia to ask the world’s largest oil exporter to help keep prices stable if the decision disrupted supply.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Riyadh works to allay India's concerns about oil prices

Riyadh works to allay India's concerns about oil prices
India should rest assured that Riyadh will do its part to ensure its economy can move forward in the face of higher oil prices, the Saudi energy minister said.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

New US Sanctions against Iran to Disrupt Global Oil Market: ENI Chief

New US Sanctions against Iran to Disrupt Global Oil Market
The CEO of Italian oil and gas giant ENI warned against the reimpositoin of US sanctions against Iran, saying it could disrupt the global oil market as the Islamic Republic is OPEC's third-largest oil producer.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Riyadh offers oil assurances after U.S. walkout on JCPOA

Riyadh offers oil assurances after U.S. walkout on JCPOA
With the United States reneging on the Iranian nuclear deal, Saudi Arabia is committed to ensuring oil market stability, its energy ministry said.

Washington Hopes EU to Reimpose Anti-Tehran Sanctions

Washington Hopes EU to Reimpose Anti-Tehran Sanctions
National Security Adviser John Bolton expressed hope that the European Union would return the anti-Iran sanctions after the United States did the same.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

EU Top Diplomat Calls on Int'l Community to Honor Iran Deal

Federica Mogherini
The top European Union diplomat, Federica Mogherini, on Tuesday called on the international community to stick to the Iran nuclear deal despite US President Donald Trump announcing he was pulling out and would reimpose sanctions on Tehran.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Oil at $75 as Iran sanction fears mount

OIL PRICES
Oil prices hit $75 on Tuesday, the highest level in nearly three and a half years, as fears mounted over the prospect of new US sanctions on Iran.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Sanctions still under consideration for Venezuela, U.S. says

Sanctions still under consideration for Venezuela
All options are on the table, including sanctions, when considering tools to coerce Venezuela into following constitutional lines, the U.S. government said.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

U.S. mulling over impact of oil-related sanctions on Venezuela

impact of oil-related sanctions on Venezuela
The U.S. government is weighing the potential negative impacts of placing sanctions on Venezuelan oil or oil-related products, the secretary of state said.

Friday, January 19, 2018

China denies violating shipping sanctions against North Korea

violating shipping sanctions against North Korea
China denied it is in violation of United Nations Security Council sanctions resolutions, following a Wall Street Journal report six cargo ships with ties to China were loading North Korean coal while flying under different foreign flags.

Friday, December 22, 2017

UN Security Council unanimously adopts resolution imposing new sanctions on North Korea

resolution imposing new sanctions on North Korea
The UN Security Council has unanimously imposed a new round of sanctions on North Korea following its latest ballistic missile test launch. The resolution seeks to ban nearly 90 percent of refined oil product exports to Pyongyang.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Missile : Washington menace Pyongyang, sans convaincre Moscou et Pékin

l'ambassadrice américaine à l'ONU Nikki Haley
Les Etats-Unis ont menacé de "détruire complètement" le régime nord-coréen en cas de guerre, mais leur appel aux sanctions et à l'isolement international de Pyongyang a été rejeté par Moscou et ignoré par Pékin.

Friday, October 20, 2017

Iraqi Oil Ministry Warns Foreign Companies against Contracts with Kurdistan

Iraqi Oil
Baghdad warned international companies that signing contracts without coordinating them with the authorities constituted "gross interference in Iraq's internal affairs, the violation of its national sovereignty and a clear violation of international norms," according to a Iraqi Oil Ministry announced in a statement.

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