Saudi Arabia Wants 'Conformity By All' In Any Output Deal Extension
Mar 08, 2017, 00:31
U.S. West Texas Intermediate and Global Brent crude oil futures posted two-sided trades on Monday as investors reacted to mixed news about supply.
Oil prices have been stuck in a $3 band since February, failing to take off after OPEC implemented, to a surprisingly high degree, the first production cut in eight years.
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) says the historic oil deal sealed in December is yielding more results that expected. Amid the turbulence and uncertainty in energy markets this year, CERAWeek 2017 will provide new insights and critically-important dialogue - and a very cost efficient way to engage on the most urgent questions with decision makers from around the world.
On the back of Libyan unrest, the price for Brent crude oil was up 0.77 percent to $56.44 per barrel about a half hour before the start of trading in NY. He said it is too soon to say whether the production cuts, which expire in June, may be extended.
This will lead, he warned, to a future marked by severe price spikes, "acute energy poverty" in the developing world and high market volatility. The glut has weighed on oil prices for more than two years. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell 31 cents to $53.02 a barrel after closing the previous session up 1.4 percent.
Earlier Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said following a meeting with Novak on February 21 that Tehran is ready to make an agreement on supplies of 100,000 barrels of crude oil per day to Russian Federation within the next 10-15 days.
The Joint Technical Committee was created January 22 under the OPEC Monitoring Committee, designed to monitor the implementation of countries' obligations to cut oil production.
He added: "I am optimistic about the global market outlook in the weeks and months ahead - though I caution that my optimism should not tip investors into irrational exuberance' or wishful thinking that Opec or the kingdom will underwrite the investments of others at our own expense".
Saudi energy minister Kalid Al-Falih has described talk of peak oil demand, in the face of rising acceptance of electric vehicles and renewable energy schemes, as unsafe and misguided.
"We are witnessing the start of a second wave of USA supply growth, and its size will depend on where prices go", said Fatih Birol, executive director of the IEA. "I don't expect them to fall much further", Gnanasekar Thiagarajan, director with Commtrendz Risk Management said.
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The Anti-Defamation League in San Francisco was evacuated Monday afternoon due to a bomb threat, police said. Numerous buildings were cleared by early Monday afternoon and had resumed normal operations.
De Lima's Liberal Party, which ruled for six years under Aquino, voiced deep anger on Thursday at her imminent arrest. Shortly after his testimony, de Lima was removed from her position as chairwoman of the Senate panel.
Fox News's "The O'Reilly Factor" this week featured a guest with inaccurate credentials, The Washington Post reported Saturday. The network said O'Reilly was expected to address the subject further on Monday's show.
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The affected coach was separated from the rest of the train and fire extinguishers wre used to put the flames out. Earlier, those living in the neighborhood were evacuated from their houses and the entire area was cordoned off.
The topline results for the fourth quarter slipped to $ 1.58 billion from $ 1.58 billion in the same quarter past year . The company reported $2.26 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.22 by $0.04.
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