1. The five nations sharing the Caspian Sea have stuck a historical deal on how to share its riches. Now they can really get to...
      


  2. As an anecdote here, i did my masters research on how gazprom was expanding in eurasia controlled by the kremlin based on a cold...
      


  3. Nigeria's incumbent president has won a second term. Good news for the industry because the runner-up had some eccentric ideas about the oil industry that...
      


  4. Hong Kong may soon feel the wrath of China, is this the tipping point? https://www.thestreet.com/amp/investing/stocks/dow-futures-slide-as-trade-concerns-hong-kong-protests-blunt-global-sentiment-15052938
      


  5. The US ambassador to Yemen has accused the Iranian backed Houthis of failing to uphold what was agreed to in talks held in Sweden...
      


  6. Here's an interesting run down of geopolitical risks for global oil markets just posted by Platts Oil: Iran, Venezuela, Syria... https://www.platts.com/latest-news/oil/london/factbox-geopolitical-energy-risks-become-more-10397376?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_term=oil&utm_content=photo&utm_campaign=news&hootpostid=8d1e96b9164fbc834c18489f9fdf7ea7
      


  7. The article is here by Dr. Daniel Fine-> https://www.daily-times.com/story/money/business/2018/04/29/fine-oil-speculation-and-natural-gas-lng-new-england-and-russia/525510002/ American oil production is poised to reach upward to 11 million barrels of oil per day if...
      


  8. China has slammed Taiwan for "stepping up efforts to steal intelligence with the aim of “infiltration” and “sabotage”, and warned the island against further...
      


  9. Interesting article on conspiracy theories, I thought. I'm sure some of you will appreciate some of the references.
      


  10. Shit well I better listen now ... hold the front page guys!! You've had this for decades, random killings, but it's Trump's fault there...
      


  11. "Britain will see "food rotting at ports," unable to be transported to shops and the consumers who need it if the UK fails to...
      


  12. This from one of my favourite journalists covering "sensitive" countries such as China and Russia. Last for today, I promise!
      


  13. US sanctions accelerate Iran’s blockchain drive I'm the last person to claim they understand anything about blockchain and cryptocurrencies but this sounds like a serious...
      


  14. Looks like the opposition is leading in the polls for now but it's just the start of the campaign. How much weight do their...
      


  15. You heard it here first, folks: the USA and Canada have - finally - made their new trade deal, signed two hours before that...
      


  16. I was trying to understand the Ukrainian story as it was all over the news, but there was only partisanship blabber so here is...


  17. "Argentine authorities are looking into possible criminal charges against Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia as he prepares to attend an international...
      


  18. One day they're Beijing's darling, ready to buy into Rosneft, now the CEO is missing, the company is in ruins and the Rosneft deal...
      


  19. Set a thief to catch a thief, after all, right? Interesting to watch how this develops. Only Criminals Can Clean Up Argentina’s Corruption
      


  20. The Kremlin said on Friday that it was Turkey’s responsibility to stop militants in Syria’s Idlib province from firing on civilian and Russian targets....
      


  21. An interesting development happening in restive province of Ahvaz, known for its opposition against iranian government, when a gunmen attacked an IRGC military parade...
      


  22. I have mixed feelings about this article, but there are some good points made. Do High Oil Prices Mean More International Conflict? Jeff Colgan of Brown...
      


  23. Look What I found Conservatives on an "NBC" affiliated Website.  Think!   https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinion/trump-s-withdrawal-iran-nuclear-deal-has-been-vindicated-ncna1003091
      


  24. Venezuela will assume from January 2019 the presidency of OPEC as a mere symbolic consolation prize ( of course its known that it corresponds...
      


  25. A company run by former Israeli spies reportedly tried to influence a local US election — and courted Trump's campaign For the life of me...
      


  26. Mexico has found itself in a real pickle. "The Oil Is Ours" expropriation by Lazaro Cardenas now can be described as "The Oil Is...


  27. Should we be concerned about the effect of an EMP attack on America? Why or why not? I think we should very concerned about...
      


  28. What will happen to Total (FRA) Investments in venezuela? Petrocedeno is at all unemployed. 
      


  29. Literally, no less. I'm having a field day with European political news today.
      


  30. Not looking good. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-45084144