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  1. Trafigura logo is pictured in the company entrance in Geneva

    Exclusive: Trafigura halts oil trade with Venezuela - source

    Global commodities firm Trafigura has decided to stop trading oil with Venezuela due to U.S. sanctions on the OPEC nation's energy sector, a ...
  2. Opposition leader Juan Guaido (L) is locked in a battle with President Nicolas Maduro (R) for

    Venezuela Supreme Court orders prosecution of new oil boards

    Venezuela's Supreme Court on Thursday ordered that executives appointed to boards affiliated with state oil firm PDVSA -- in a bid for control by ...
  3. With global financial markets roiled by volatility in the first two months of the year, the ECB

    Commentary: A mediocre year ahead as dark clouds gather over global economy

    Chief uncertainties include slowdowns in the US and China, and higher inflation, says New York University's Professor Nouriel Roubini.
  4. FILE PHOTO: A oil pump is seen at sunset outside Scheibenhard

    Oil gets a boost from Saudi output pledge, declining US inventories

    Oil prices rose by around 1 percent on Wednesday as producer club OPEC said it had deeply cut supply in January and as U.S. sanctions hit ...
  5. An oil well pump jack is seen at an oil field supply yard near Denver

    Oil up nearly 2 percent on Saudi and OPEC cuts

    Oil prices edged up on Tuesday amid OPEC-led supply cuts and U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela, although surging U.S. production and ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A pumpjack is shown outside Midland-Odessa area in the Permian basin in Texas

    With Iran squeezed out, US oil takes on new rivals in Europe

    When the global oil trading industry gathered for its biggest annual meeting in Asia in September last year, U.S. oil producing companies came ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Workers drill a horizontal well in the Wolfcamp Shale in west Texas Permian Basin near

    Commentary: America's short-lived shale oil resurgence

    A potential fracking slowdown could curb US oil power abroad and eventually jumpstart alternative energies, says economist Deepak Gopinath.
  8. FILE PHOTO: Russian President Putin gestures as he talks with Rosneft CEO Sechin during signing cer

    Exclusive: Russia's Sechin raises pressure on Putin to end OPEC deal

    Igor Sechin, head of Russian oil giant Rosneft and one of Vladimir Putin's closest allies, has written to the Russian president saying Moscow's ...
  9. File photo of a Chevron gas station sign in Cardiff, California

    US oil giants report strong profits despite volatile crude prices

    US oil giants Exxon Mobil and Chevron reported strong annual profits on Friday (Feb 1), concluding with a solid fourth quarter despite a dive in ...
  10. FILE PHOTO - Dow Jones Industrial Average listed company Chevron (CVX)'s logo is seen in Los A

    Chevron's quarterly profit rises on higher oil prices and output

    U.S. oil and natural gas producer Chevron Corp on Friday reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' estimates on higher prices and ...