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June 13, 2018
Trump renews his criticism of OPEC for 'too high' oil prices
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump took fresh aim at the OPEC oil cartel on Wednesday, June 13. "Oil prices are too high, OPEC is at it again....
June 13, 2018 - 10:41am
June 5, 2018
U.S. said to ask OPEC for 1 million barrel a day output hike
The U.S. government has quietly asked Saudi Arabia and some other OPEC producers to increase oil production by about 1 million barrels a day,...
June 5, 2018 - 8:08am
April 20, 2018
Trump blasts OPEC, accusing the oil cartel of 'artificially' raising prices
President Donald Trump blasted the OPEC oil cartel on Friday, April 20, accusing the group on Twitter of "artificially" raising oil prices and...
April 20, 2018 - 10:06am
May 18, 2017
Port: North Dakota oil producers helped topple OPEC
OPEC, the global oil cartel which worked to fix prices for the benefit of its members, is dead. So writes Pascal-Emanuel Gobry in The Week....
May 18, 2017 - 2:40pm
April 2, 2017
Iraq has pledged to fully comply with oil cut deal, OPEC chief says
BAGHDAD, April 2 - Iraq has assured OPEC it will fully comply with an agreement to cut oil supply in order to bolster crude prices, OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo said on Sunday in Baghdad. Iraq's compliance stands now at 98 percent, the nation's oil minister Jabar al-Luaibi...
April 2, 2017 - 3:51pm
February 19, 2017
Gas prices expected to make springtime increase soon
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Gasoline prices soon are expected to make their annual springtime jump, which likely will bring them to this year's highest...
February 19, 2017 - 5:37pm
December 1, 2016
Oil prices soar after OPEC deal
NEW YORK—Oil prices surged 4 percent on Thursday, Dec. 1, with Brent crude at its highest in about 16 months, extending gains after OPEC...
December 1, 2016 - 5:02pm
November 23, 2016
Iran, Iraq appear to hedge on lowering OPEC output
VIENNA/DUBAI—OPEC will debate an oil output cut of 4 percent to 4.5 percent for all of its members except Libya and Nigeria next week...
November 23, 2016 - 1:17pm
November 10, 2016
Oil slips as focus shifts from Trump to crude glut, OPEC
NEW YORK—Oil prices settled more than 1 percent lower on Thursday, Nov. 10, as markets recovered from shock over U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's victory and focused on oversupply concerns, as well as whether OPEC will decide later this month to cut production. Most markets...
November 10, 2016 - 4:14pm
October 7, 2016
Fighting OPEC only for the 'brave'
NEW YORK—OPEC is back in the business of influencing oil prices as Saudi Arabia works with Russia and Iran to limit output, and only "a...
October 7, 2016 - 5:15pm
October 6, 2016
Oil hits four-month highs
NEW YORK—Oil rose more than 1 percent to four-month highs on Thursday, spurred by another informal OPEC meeting on output cuts and plunging...
October 6, 2016 - 5:11pm
October 1, 2016
Relief arrives for U.S. shale firms as OPEC folds in price battle
HOUSTON—It was a moment U.S. shale oil producers have been waiting on for more than two years: OPEC nations finally agreed to cut production...
October 1, 2016 - 5:40pm
July 28, 2016
Pioneer says some U.S. fracking costs competitive with Saudis
HOUSTON—Improved fracking techniques have helped cut Pioneer Natural Resources Co.'s production costs in the Permian Basin to about $2...
July 28, 2016 - 4:06pm
June 1, 2016
Oil down, declines cut by report OPEC mulling output cap
NEW YORK -- Oil settled down on Wednesday on technical resistance at around the $50 a barrel mark, with the market retracing most earlier declines...
June 1, 2016 - 2:26pm
May 30, 2016
Oil prices edge higher in thin trade; OPEC eyed
Oil prices inched up toward $50 a barrel on Monday, although uncertainty ahead of an OPEC producer-group meeting later in the week was expected to cap gains.The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries meets in Vienna on Thursday, although most analysts did not expect any...
May 30, 2016 - 7:05pm