Oil Jumps on Hopes for Extended OPEC Output Cuts
Oil prices jumped lifted by the prospect of longer production cuts by OPEC and its allies as well as evidence of improving economic conditions in China.
Brent Oil Set to Disappear as Crude-Price Benchmark Lives On
The world's most famous oil and gas field-and the backbone of global crude pricing-has dried up. Soon the Brent benchmark will have no Brent oil.
Saudis to Seek Extension of OPEC Cuts as Aramco IPO Approaches
The kingdom will push for an extension of oil production cuts through mid-2020 at a producers' summit this week in an effort to prop up Saudi Aramco's IPO share price, Persian Gulf officials said.
Exxon Drops Plans for Australian LNG Import Terminal
Exxon Mobil Corp. has decided not to push ahead with plans for a natural-gas import terminal in Australia after failing to secure long-term customers to underpin the development.
China and Russia Are Partners-and Now Have a $55 Billion Pipeline to Prove It
An 1,800-mile conduit is set to begin delivering Russian natural gas to China on Monday, a physical bond in a new era of cooperation between two countries, and a challenge to the U.S.
Aramco IPO Draws Bids of $44.3 Billion, Though Global Investors Balk
Saudi Aramco's share sale has attracted bids of $44.3 billion and remains on course to be the world's largest listing. However, global investors are steering clear.
The Last Prospector: A Texas Wildcatter Is Tempted by a Final Quest
After poring over geological data, Bill Armstrong made a gutsy bet he could find oil in a corner of Alaska already picked over by the big companies.
Republican Fervor Ebbs for Offshore Oil Drilling
Hopes in the oil industry and Trump administration for drilling off the Southeastern U.S. coast face dimming GOP support and growing environmentalism.
An Oil Giant Plans for Climate Change
Royal Dutch Shell knows that climate change means business change, but isn't sure how. Like a savvy car buyer, it is testing out a few eco-friendly models before it chooses one.
E.ON Seen Boosted by Innogy
E.ON reported a 6% fall in nine-month earnings but slightly raised its full-year targets following the completion of the Innogy acquisition.