Russia continues to brush off the efforts of the West to control her, becoming closer and closer to financial and energy independence.
Secretary Pompeo displayed either stunning ignorance or a mass-attack of propaganda about what must be the most invisible war in history.
Once again, Russia wishes to play by the book, pressing the US to do the same in regards to the life and future of Venezuela.
Under the new wide-ranging U.S. sanctions, Venezuela will not be able to import U.S. naphtha which it has typically used to dilute its heavy crude grades.
Saudi Arabia used to be the top foreign source of oil imported into the US, but now it’s only a very weak second-place to Canada.
The offshore regions around the African continent are seeing interest from oil and gas majors willing to explore what they believe is the next hotspot in...
Turkey neither recognizes Cyprus’s maritime borders nor the agreements its exclusive economic zones. Nicosia manages the gas exploration in the waters it considers its own.
"If Greek-Turkish tensions escalate, the possibility of another ill-timed military provocation could escalate with them... Moreover, such a conflict might open up an even greater opportunity...
OPEC supplier Saudi Arabia also increasing crude production, but US set to overtake due to tremendous development in shale oil extraction
The re-election of Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin has energized the Russian economy. A series of reports that have come since the March 18 Presidential election shows that...
In the final ignominy of the West's epic failure to depose Assad, they've not only lost the war - they've lost Syria's resources
Moscow and Riyadh sign several big energy deals last week, advancing and solidifying Russia's place in the world oil markets
Russia is taking over Syria’s oil and gas.
Russia's energy minister says the country may be on its way out of the agreement to cut output by 300k barrels a day
$80 per barrel estimated within possibility after Futures continue to rally after 22% gain over the last year
Russia is now producing 10.98 million barrels per day, according to the country's Energy Ministry
With Russian influence in the Mideast at near all-time highs, will cooperation extend beyond oil?
New sovereign bonds issued in currency other than the dollar pose a threat to Washington's control of the financial system
China's Belt and Road Initiative heralds a new era with mega infrastructure projects dotting the landscape
The growing acceptance of digital currencies and the coming launch of Bitcoin futures poses a threat the world reserve currency
The parties agreed to retain production cuts in order to support oil prices at $50-$60 dollars a barrel
China is the second largest holder of emergency crude stockpiles in the world.
Against the expectations of some, Moscow will reportedly continue its deal with the oil cartel
Experts say lower oil prices could actually benefit the Russian economy
Though counter-intuitive, there are several grounds Russia may want less entering its coffers from petroleum
Higher crude prices mean more spending money in Middle-Eastern pockets
Oil prices rise above $60 a barrel on fears of instability in Saudi Arabia
In the heart of petro-capitalism, a revolution is not being televised.
The US measures designed to hurt Russia's economy are not having the intended effect
(bne intellinews) – Russian President Vladimir Putin affirmed his strong support for the multilateral nuclear deal with Iran during his one-day trip to Tehran on November...
If no deal is reached with OPEC, Moscow says it won't continue limiting output next year
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the country's economy has overcome stagnation.
While Western banks are evaluating the potential impact of the latest round of U.S. sanctions on Russia, Moscow is committing funds to Artic development.
The CEO of Russia’s largest oil company Rosneft Igor Sechin has said that oil will remain the principal fuel for many years.
Here is how much Russia's oil reserves have grown in the past nine months.
Nicolas Maduro is in Moscow for Russian Energy Week along with many other heads of state from energy producing nations.
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