Showing posts with label prices. Show all posts
Showing posts with label prices. Show all posts

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.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Jordanian protests continue despite PM's resignation

Jordanian protests continue
Thousands of Jordanians continued street protests overnight and into the early hours of Tuesday morning, as documented by an epa-efe journalist, despite the prime minister's resignation over a controversial income tax reform bill and other austerity measures.

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.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Oil at $75 as Iran sanction fears mount

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

Residents of Syria’s E Ghouta Running Out of Food, Essentials – Russian Military

militants increased the prices for basic necessities
The fourth five-hour “humanitarian pause” began in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta on Friday at 10:00 a.m. Damascus time (07:00 GMT), civilians, who are practically facing the occupation by militants, are running of food and essentials, the Russian Center for Syrian reconciliation said.

Friday, December 29, 2017

Protests erupt in Iran over high cost of living

iran protests
Hundreds of protesters have rallied in several Iranian cities against rising prices, unemployment and economic inequality, according to anti-government activists and Iran's semi-state news agency Fars.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

U.S. releases oil from strategic reserves in response to Harvey

U.S. releases oil from strategic reserves
With large-scale outages to the U.S. energy sector continuing, the federal government said Thursday it authorized a release of oil from its strategic reserves.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Russia Sees No Obstacles to Arms Deliveries to Turkey: Official

There are no obstacles for signing a deal between Turkey and Russia on deliveries of Russian arms and other military equipment, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin told Sputnik on Sunday.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Farmers spray powdered milk on EU buildings in protest

The European Milk Board said dairy farmers protesting market intervention dumped powdered milk onto an EU building in Brussels -- turning the scene into a white, lactose wonderland.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Over 1,600 people arrested for looting during gas hike protests in Mexico

Over 1,600 people have been arrested for looting across Mexico over the past week, during protests against the sharp rise in gasoline prices, the Interior Ministry announced Tuesday.

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Hausse du prix de l'essence au Mexique: au moins 6 morts dans les pillages et échauffourées

Les protestations qui ont eu lieu durant les derniers jours au Mexique à la suite d'une hausse de 20% du prix de l'essence ont déjà fait 6 morts alors que 900 personnes ont été interpellées par les forces de l'ordre.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

OPEC reaches 'historical' output cut in Algiers meeting

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) on Wednesday reached a "historical" agreement to ceil oil output from 33.24 million barrels a day to 32.5 or 33 million barrels a day.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Top advisor to Thatcher says Britain should walk away from EU now

The economic guru who acted as an advisor to former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher says new premier Theresa May should walk away "lock, stock and barrel" from the EU without negotiating an exit deal.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Venezuela: 10.000 morts parmi les signatures anti-Maduro, selon le gouvernement

Le gouvernement vénézuélien a accusé lundi l'opposition d'avoir inclus les noms de 10.000 morts parmi les signataires en faveur d'un référendum pour révoquer le président Nicolas Maduro, alors qu'un premier feu vert important des autorités électorales est attendu jeudi.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Venezuelan president acts against "systematic aggression"

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro denounced on Tuesday what he called a plan of "systematic aggression" from within and abroad against his government.

Venezuela lawmakers reject Maduro's emergency decree

Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly on Tuesday rejected the state of emergency decreed by President Nicolas Maduro, deepening the crisis in the oil-rich South American country.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Russia will not back IMF aid program to Ukraine if it fails to consider debt requests

Russia will not support the aid program of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Ukraine if it does not take into consideration Ukrainian obligations to Russia regarding $3 bln debt, the Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said in an interview aired by the Rossiya-24 TV news channel Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

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US Democratic congresswoman : There is no difference between 'moderate' rebels and al-Qaeda or the ISIS

United States Congresswoman and Democratic Party member Tulsi Gabbard on Wednesday revealed that she held a meeting with Syrian Presiden...