Middle East

How drone attacks on Saudi Aramco might blow up US-Iran tensions

Attacks likely to scupper diplomacy and risk plunging Iran and US, along with regional allies, into further escalation.

Oil prices surge after attack on Saudi oil facilities

Oil prices surge after attack on Saudi oil facilities

The attack has taken nearly six percent of global oil production offline, but US, Saudi could tap into large reserves.

Saudi Aramco tells clients oil loading has resumed: Report

Saudi Aramco tells clients oil loading has resumed: Report

Oil tanker loading operations now in progress after disruption caused by Saudi Aramco attacks, sources tell Reuters.

Russia offers reassurance over global oil stockpiles

Russia offers reassurance over global oil stockpiles

Russian energy minister rules out upping oil production levels as crude prices soar after Saudi Aramco attack.

'Very difficult' for China's economy to grow at 6 percent: Li

'Very difficult' for China's economy to grow at 6 percent: Li

Li's comment that downward pressure is 'certain' for China is underscored by slowest industrial output in over 17 years.