Saudi Arabia

Oil prices rise after Saudi output dips, U.S. drilling stalls

Oil prices rise after Saudi output dips, U.S. drilling stalls

Published 06/08/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday after Saudi crude production registered a surprising dip in July and as American shale drilling appeared to [more…]

Saudi Arabia freezes new trade with Canada for urging activists’…

Saudi Arabia freezes new trade with Canada for urging activists’…

Published 06/08/2018

CAIRO/OTTAWA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia will suspend new trade and investment with Canada after that country’s foreign ministry urged Riyadh to release arrested civil rights [more…]

WHO warns of new Yemen cholera surge, asks for ceasefire to vaccinate

WHO warns of new Yemen cholera surge, asks for ceasefire to vaccinate

Published 03/08/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - Yemen may be on the brink of a new cholera epidemic, with a heightened death rate due to widespread malnutrition, and the [more…]

Trump seeks to revive ‘Arab NATO’ to confront Iran

Trump seeks to revive ‘Arab NATO’ to confront Iran

Published 28/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab [more…]

Iran vows to sell as much oil as it can in face of U.S. sanctions

Iran vows to sell as much oil as it can in face of U.S. sanctions

Published 10/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Iran’s vice president acknowledged on Tuesday that U.S. sanctions would hurt the economy, but promised to “sell as much oil as we [more…]

Do not blame OPEC, oil producer group says of Trump criticism

Do not blame OPEC, oil producer group says of Trump criticism

Published 10/07/2018

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - The president of OPEC defended the oil producer group on Monday against U.S. President Donald Trump’s recent demands for higher oil [more…]

Oil slips below $77, weighed down by Saudi output boost, trade…

Oil slips below $77, weighed down by Saudi output boost, trade…

Published 06/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil slipped below $77 a barrel on Friday, under pressure from higher Saudi production and trade tensions between the United States and [more…]

Oil falls as Saudi, Russian output rises

Oil falls as Saudi, Russian output rises

Published 02/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday as supplies from Saudi Arabia and Russia rose while economic growth stumbled in Asia amid an escalating [more…]

All of Egypt hurt by Salah injury as World Cup ends in a whimper

All of Egypt hurt by Salah injury as World Cup ends in a whimper

Published 26/06/2018

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) - Talisman Mohamed Salah’s shoulder injury loomed like a dark cloud over Egypt’s World Cup campaign as they were quickly eliminated [more…]

Soccer: Sane misses out, Neuer makes Germany World Cup squad

Soccer: Sane misses out, Neuer makes Germany World Cup squad

Published 04/06/2018

(Reuters) - Attacking midfielder Leroy Sane was a surprise omission from Joachim Loew’s final Germany squad for the World Cup finals on Monday as goalkeeper [more…]