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The unfolding crisis in Ukraine, which is locked in dispute with gas giant Gazprom, is of “utmost importance” to the world’s natural gas market, says the head of the International Gas Union.
European stock markets closed mixed on Thursday.
Libya's domestic disorder is undermining oil production and removing a source of high-quality oil blends for aging European refineries.
European stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors around the globe cheered strong Chinese export data and a U.S. debt deal.
French oil company Total posted a 19 percent drop in fourth-quarter adjusted net profit to 2.47 billion euros ($3.38 billion).
Negotiations over the U.S. debt ceiling are still one of the biggest risks facing the world, according to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer.
Crude oil futures tumbled, on signals that output from Libya may be starting to recover and concerns over debt in China.
Crude oil futures slipped in light volume, as traders booked profits after three days of gains ahead of Christmas.
Bulls face a trio of challenges: The Fed, earnings from some big names and delayed data due to the shutdown. Will they keep running or lie down?
European shares closed lower on Monday as tensions over Syria and monetary policy continued to dominate the agenda.
According to the French oil and gas company, Total, the decision has nothing to do with tax avoidance but to be closer to the City of London where oil is traded. Stephane Pedrazzi has more from Paris.
French oil major Total plans to move its corporate treasury department to London to get closer to analysts and raise its profile with investors, a spokesman said.
European shares closed down on Friday, ending the week with a slight loss, after a choppy trading session which saw Rolls Royce and Daimler drag European bourses lower following analyst downgrades.
Earnings season officially kicked off today, and a number of negative preannouncements from S&P 500 companies could mean ugly results.
Statoil said last week it was forming a special operations division to handle emergency operations in response to a terrorist attack on a natural gas facility in Algeria.
The emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, 61, informed members of the ruling family on Monday of his decision to hand power to Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim, the Qatari-owned television channel Al Jazeera said.
Fears of a bursting dividend bubble are overdone, as dividend stocks are only "extended," say fund managers.
In a battle between wildcatters in the shale boom and renewable energy dreamers, five companies are uniquely positioned to influence the future of the energy market.
European authorities raided the offices of Shell, BP and Statoil in an investigation of suspected manipulation of oil prices.
European shares closed lower after U.S. growth figures missed expectations pointing to a potential slowdown in the world's biggest economy.