Articles Tagged 'oil'
Vietnam, China embroiled in South China Sea standoff
HANOI – Vietnamese and Chinese ships have been embroiled in a weeks-long standoff near an offshore oil block in disputed waters of the South China… READ MORE
Trump administration set to end sanction exemptions for nations importing Iranian oil
The Trump administration is set to inform five nations that they will no longer be exempt from U.S. sanctions if they continue to import oil… READ MORE
Which Native voices? On ANWR, lawmakers practice selective listening.
A bill in Congress would reverse the 2017 decision to open the northernmost part of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling. A hearing… READ MORE
Six Mexican states are running short on gasoline, prompting frantic rush to the pumps
MEXICO CITY – Mexicans are scrambling for gasoline amid long lines at gas stations and widespread shortages prompted by a change in distribution methods aimed… READ MORE
Sterling rises on Brexit bets; stocks dip, oil falls
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A tech-sector selloff weighed on Wall Street and on stocks globally on Wednesday, while the British pound touched a two-month high… READ MORE
Trump Touts Record-Low Gas Prices On Fourth Of July
President Trump on Tuesday touted the low price of gasoline this Fourth of July as he prepared for a celebration at the White House.
The… READ MORE
OPEC Agrees to Cut Production in Drive to End Record Glut
OPEC confounded its doubters and sent crude oil prices soaring by agreeing to its first production cuts in eight years.
The deal, designed to drain… READ MORE
All major US stock indexes post record closes; oil rallies
Stocks closed higher Thursday, with the three major indexes closing at new record highs, amid sharp gains in oil prices and strong quarterly results from… READ MORE
Obama cancels Arctic drilling lease sales
The Obama administration took a number of actions Friday to restrict future offshore drilling in the Arctic Ocean.
The Interior Department is canceling two lease… READ MORE
Obama wants to drill, baby, drill!
The Obama administration proposed an offshore drilling plan Tuesday that managed to irk just about everybody, from Democrats and environmentalists who oppose undersea exploration to… READ MORE