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Oil & Gas

Oil extends losing run as trade war deepens

26/08/2019

Oil fell for a fourth day, set for the longest run of declines in more than five weeks, after the latest escalation in the trade war blindsided investors and worsened an already-shaky global demand outlook.

Oil & Gas

US threatens sanctions after Gibraltar court releases Iranian tanker

16/08/2019

The U.S. is gravely disappointed with the U.K. after a Gibraltar court allowed the release of an Iranian tanker suspected of hauling oil to Syria, and threatened sanctions against ports, banks and anyone else who does business with the ship or its crew, two administration officials said.

Middle East

Iran uncertainty major factor behind OPEC delay

28/06/2019

Uncertainty relating to Iran and the US-China trade war has led volatile oil prices and the postponement of a key OPEC meeting. The recent exchange of words between US and Iranian leaders has not calmed markets.

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