For Saudi Arabia"s Growing Hip-Hop Scene, It"s Tricky

Saudi Arabia is easing its tight grip on popular culture as it tries to diversify the economy, and the kingdom is one of the biggest markets for rap music in the Arab world. Yet it is finding that rap, like other art forms, can be difficult to contain......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 10th, 2018

Energy agency: Global oil supply jumps, sending prices lower

The International Energy Agency says global oil supplies are growing rapidly as Saudi Arabia, the United States and Russia pump oil at a record rate in response to the higher prices stoked by renewed U.S. sanctions on Iran......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2018

Saudi Arabia, Russia discussing possible oil-production cuts

Momentum seems to be growing among major oil producers to reduce output in an effort to end a slump in prices......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 11th, 2018

Trump claims he has "no financial interests in Saudi Arabia" — but he makes lots of money from it

President Donald Trump's new tweet denying a financial stake in Saudi Arabia comes amid a growing furor over suspicions that the country's rulers ordered the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcOct 16th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Here’s why oil isn’t rallying despite U.S.-Saudi tensions over missing journalist

Speculation over the possibility of $100, or even, in a stretch, $400 a barrel oil prices has emerged in the wake of growing tensions between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, but analysts say that any such move would be unsustainable......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2018

Futures Movers: Oil prices rise on growing U.S.-Saudi tensions

Oil prices kicked off the week on a strong note as Saudi Arabia lashed out over international pressure linked to a missing dissident journalist......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2018

Futures Movers: Crude prices wobble with investors wary over growing U.S./Saudi tensions

Oil prices kicked off the week on a stronger note, then gave up gains as Saudi Arabia lashed out over international pressure linked to a missing dissident journalist......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2018

Saudi Arabia says it "remains committed" to Aramco IPO

Saudi Arabia says it "remains committed" to an initial public offering of the state-run oil behemoth Saudi Aramco despite delays and growing speculation it may never be listed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 23rd, 2018

China trade spat won"t hold back U.S. crude export gold rush

The U.S. in the next five years will become an energy exporting powerhouse—rivaling Saudi Arabia in oil exports and growing into one of the world's largest gas exporters, regardless of its trade spat with China, according to Citigroup......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Iran says it opposes OPEC plan to raise oil output

Iran said late Thursday it was still opposed to a deal to lift oil output, fraying a growing sense of consensus among OPEC members and putting it at loggerheads with Saudi Arabia, the cartel’s de facto leader......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 21st, 2018

Rowan Grants Jackup to ARO Drilling on Lease for 3 Years

ARO Drilling leases Rowan's (RDC) Super Gorilla XL Class jack-up rig for a contract with Saudi Aramco. This move will help the company participate in the growing market of Saudi Arabia. Rowan Companies plc’s RDC Super Gorilla XL Class .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 19th, 2018

Crude drops amid growing U.S. output and focus on OPEC talks

Oil dropped as rising U.S. output overshadowed a surprise decline in crude stockpiles, with traders also focused on whether Saudi Arabia and Russia will boost production......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 31st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Saudi Arabia spending billions to prop up stock market after foreign-relations bungles, including Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia’s government has been spending billions of dollars to quietly prop up its stock market and counter selloffs that have followed repeated political crises in recent months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump's response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signaled new skepticism from Capitol Hill toward the longtime Middle East ally......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 14th, 2018

Saudi Arabia Pumps Up Stock Market After Bad News, Including Khashoggi Murder

The government of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has spent billions to counter selloffs in recent months following the killing of a dissident journalist, a corruption crackdown and a showdown with Qatar......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 14th, 2018

Oil jumps as Saudis target American refiners for supply cuts

Oil jumped as Saudi Arabia prepared to slash shipments to U.S. refiners in an effort to prevent a price-killing buildup of American stockpiles......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 13th, 2018

Oil settles sharply higher after report the Saudis plan to cut shipments to U.S. refiners

U.S. oil futures saw a sharp move higher late in Thursday’s trading session to finish nearly 3% higher. Saudi Arabia plans to slash shipments to U.S. refiners within weeks to help prevent a .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2018

OPEC output jumped last month, even as production cuts loom: IEA

Record pumping from Saudi Arabia lifted overall OPEC oil production in November, a bump in output that comes even as the group’s plan to impose production curbs next month has helped to put a floor under crude prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2018

Saudi Arabia Boosted Oil Supplies by 450,000 Barrels in November

In its monthly oil market report for December, OPEC lowered its demand estimates for both this year and next by about a million barrels a day......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 12th, 2018

Saudi Arabia, Allies Maintain Cold Shoulder for Qatar Ahead of Gulf Summit

Saudi Arabia and its allies are settling in for a new phase of a protracted standoff with rival Qatar, as officials from opposing Gulf Arab states gathered in Riyadh for a meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 10th, 2018

Jatras: The "America Last" Express Hurtles On - Saudi Arabia, INF, Ukraine


Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 9th, 2018