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Israel begins exporting natural gas to Egypt

Milestone moves Egypt closer toward its goal of becoming an energy re-export hub to Europe.

Israel begins exporting natural gas to Egypt

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Banks begin rating Aramco stock and most aren't too keen on it

Two banks recommend buying Armaco stock, but seven have hold ratings and four say sell.

Banks begin rating Aramco stock and most aren't too keen on it

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'Watershed moment': BlackRock pledges tough stance on climate

After activists ramp up pressure, world's biggest investment manager moves to reallocate capital away from fossil fuels.

'Watershed moment': BlackRock pledges tough stance on climate

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Banks are pressing Aramco for bigger payout over IPO, say sources

Aramco decision not to market the deal internationally means most involved banks will reportedly earn below $5m each.

Banks are pressing Aramco for bigger payout over IPO, say sources

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Venezuela uses joint-venture oil partners to evade US sanctions

As long oil as sale proceeds pay off a joint venture's debts, they do not violate US sanctions, sources tell Reuters.

Venezuela uses joint-venture oil partners to evade US sanctions

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Indonesia, UAE sign business deals worth nearly $23bn

UAE to supply gas and invest in building new Indonesian capital and property projects in Aceh province.

Indonesia, UAE sign business deals worth nearly $23bn

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Siemens stands by Australia coal project despite criticisms

Environment campaigner urges Siemens to 'choose the right side of history', but company says it must honour commitments.

Siemens stands by Australia coal project despite criticisms

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Four Mediterranean countries call Turkey-GNA deals 'void'

Egypt, France, Greece and Cyprus denounce maritime boundaries deal signed by Ankara and Libya's UN-recognised gov't.

Four Mediterranean countries call Turkey-GNA deals 'void'

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Foreign firms can finally tap into China's oil and gas industry

China's Ministry of Natural Resources said foreign firms can take part in its oil and gas sector starting May 1, 2020.

Foreign firms can finally tap into China's oil and gas industry

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Editor’s Analysis

Can Asia handle the highs of tension-fuelled oil-price swings?

Heightened tensions between the US and Iran lay bare the vulnerability of countries like India to rising oil prices.

Can Asia handle the highs of tension-fuelled oil-price swings?

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Oil, share prices steady as US, Iran defuse Middle East tensions

Financial markets appear to be stabilising after days of volatility following US killing of an Iranian military leader.

Oil, share prices steady as US, Iran defuse Middle East tensions

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Putin, Erdogan deepen energy ties as Middle East tensions mount

Russian and Turkish leaders inaugurate TurkStream pipeline; Erdogan warns US of ‘nightmare of conflict’ in Middle East.

Putin, Erdogan deepen energy ties as Middle East tensions mount

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Oil supplies not at risk, say Middle East leaders

After Iran's missile attack on Iraq, UAE foreign minister warns that OPEC has limits to ability to handle oil shortages.

Oil supplies not at risk, say Middle East leaders

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Oil surges, stocks fall after Iran targets US troops in Iraq

Tehran's attack on US-led forces in Iraq also scared investors into selling shares for safe-haven investments like gold.

Oil surges, stocks fall after Iran targets US troops in Iraq

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Why Greece is key to US plans to sell more natural gas to Europe

European market hangs in the balance as LNG champions take aim at Russian-Turkish energy alliance.

Why Greece is key to US plans to sell more natural gas to Europe