oil

OPEC Renews Agreement

OPEC Renews Agreement

Yesterday the Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries held their long-awaited summit in Vienna. OPEC members met the expectations of investors perfectly by agreeing to extend their current agreement to reduce oil…Read more
The North Korean Crisis

The North Korean Crisis

One could hardly go through this week without hearing about what is shaping up to be the biggest global issue right now: North Korea. The isolated communist state came under…Read more
Qatar in Crisis

Qatar in Crisis

A few weeks back we introduced to you the complicated situation Qatar has found itself in. Back then it was a brand-new crisis, the scope of which was difficult to…Read more
OPEC Losing Control

OPEC Losing Control

The union of petroleum-exporting countries, known as OPEC to the world, has for years been the key determinant in all developments involving oil. Thanks to their rich deposits these countries…Read more
Is Oil Recovering?

Is Oil Recovering?

It appears that the oil’s shaky journey up and down on the market continues. After the crisis of 2015 and early 2016, the oil began stabilizing when OPEC agreed to…Read more
Markets & the War in Syria

Markets & the War in Syria

The war in Syria has been going on for years due to the complexity of the issue - first there were rebels against Assad’s cruel regime versus Assad supporters, then…Read more
OPEC Keeps Its Promise

OPEC Keeps Its Promise

OPEC continues to surprise us. Despite much doubt, the countries-exporters of oil managed to reach an agreement at the end of 2016 on cutting back the production of oil in…Read more