Middle East

Coronavirus

Saudi, Russia rift widens

06/04/2020

US President Donald Trump’s call for a 10 million barrel per day – or even 15mn bpd – cut drove up oil prices last week but weak demand continues to run the show, with little respite expected from talks due to take place this week.

Middle East

Yemeni rebels target Saudi Aramco in Jazan

29/01/2020

Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched a missile attack on Saudi Aramco, but an oil official in the kingdom said the projectiles were intercepted before they could hit their target in the southern Jazan region.