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  • High probability OPEC get something done: Pro

    Anish Kapadia, managing director at Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., explains why he believes there is a good chance of an OPEC deal being done in Algiers.

  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Aviation giants Airbus and Boeing Co. have received permission from the U.S. government to sell aircraft to Iran, part of landmark deals potentially worth some $50 billion in total following last year's nuclear accord. The next administration, however, may change that equation for Airbus and Boeing, whose possible deal with Iran...

  • Airbus became the first airplane manufacturer to get U.S. government permission to sell aircraft to Iran after last year's nuclear accord.

  • *Airbus says wins U.S. export licence to deliver 17 jets to Iran. PARIS/ NEW YORK, Sept 21- The United States has begun unblocking deals by Western giants to sell jetliners to Iran in a move likely to ease complaints from Tehran over implementation of last year's sanctions deal, but test conservative opposition to the deals in both nations. The move removes a key...

  • *Airbus says wins U.S. export licence to deliver 17 jets to Iran. Treasury approval to begin exporting jetliners to Iran and its U.S. rival Boeing said it looked forward to receiving similar licences "shortly". The move signals the unfreezing of one of the most high-profile deals between Iran and foreign companies since last year's agreement between Tehran and...

  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Airbus on Wednesday became the first airplane manufacturer to receive U.S. government permission to sell aircraft to Iran following last year's nuclear accord, getting final approval for a 17- plane sale that's part of a larger $25- billion deal. The next administration, however, may change that equation for Airbus and Chicago-...

  • PARIS, Sept 21- The United States has started issuing licences unblocking the sale of Western passenger jets to Iran, aviation sources said. Treasury has issued two licences allowing the export of some European Airbus jets to Iran and is expected to start approving sales of Boeing jets within days, the sources said. Both planemakers have agreed to sell or lease...

  • *NIOC official says has met with India companies. *India storing oil in underground caverns for use in emergency. NEW DELHI, Sept 20- India is set to buy 6 million barrels of Iranian crude for its strategic oil reserves as negotiations with the United Arab Emirates' national oil company for supplies are stuck over commercial terms, industry sources said.

  • *Iran seen buying 112 jets from Airbus, down from 118. TEHRAN, Sept 19- Iran has reduced the number of airplanes it plans to buy from Airbus by six amid delays in U.S. regulatory approvals, and may knock one plane off a similar deal for more than 100 with Boeing, an Iranian official told Reuters. But speaking again on Tuesday, he stepped up criticism of what Iran sees as...

  • *Venezuela says OPEC/ non- OPEC deal could be announced this month. *Clashes in Libya halt loading from port of Ras Lanuf. SINGAPORE, Sept 19- Oil prices rose almost 2 percent on Monday, after Venezuela said OPEC and non- OPEC producers were close to reaching an output deal and as clashes in Libya raised concerns that efforts to restart crude exports could be disrupted.

  • *Venezuela says OPEC, non- OPEC deal could be announced this month. *Clashes in Libya halt loading from port of Ras Lanuf. SINGAPORE, Sept 19- Oil prices rose almost 2 percent on Monday, after Venezuela said OPEC and non- OPEC producers were close to reaching an output stabilizing deal and as clashes in Libya raised concerns that efforts to restart crude exports could...

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 19- Oil prices rose in Asian trade on Monday after Venezuela said that OPEC and non- OPEC countries were close to reaching an output stabilizing deal and as clashes in Libya raised concerns that efforts to restart crude exports could be disrupted. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Sunday that a deal between OPEC and non- OPEC countries...

  • MARGARITA ISLAND, Venezuela, Sept 18- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Sunday that OPEC and non- OPEC countries were close to reaching a deal to stabilize oil markets and that he aimed for a deal to be announced this month. OPEC members may call an extraordinary meeting to discuss oil prices if they reach consensus at an informal gathering in Algiers...

  • TEHRAN, Iran— Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says his country supports any move to stabilize the oil market and improve oil prices. The Sunday report on the Iranian Oil Ministry's website quotes Rouhani as saying " Tehran supports any move for stabilization of the market and improvement of oil prices based on justice, fairness and observation of fair quota for...

  • Iran's President Hassan Rouhani

    Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran supports any move to stabilize the global oil market and lift prices.

  • U.S.-led coalition forces bombed Syrian troops near Deir al-Zor airport, putting new strains on an already shaky ceasefire.

  • "Tehran welcomes any move aimed at market stability and improvement of oil prices based on justice, fairness and fair quota of all the oil producers," the president said, referring to a meeting between OPEC and non- OPEC producers in Algeria next week, SHANA said. Tehran refused to join a previous attempt this year by OPEC and non-members such as Russia to stabilise...

  • "Tehran welcomes any move aimed at market stability and improvement of oil prices based on justice, fairness and fair quota of all the oil producers," the president said, referring to a meeting between OPEC and non- OPEC producers in Algeria next week, SHANA said. Tehran refused to join a previous attempt this year by OPEC and non-members such as Russia to stabilise...

  • "Tehran welcomes any move aimed at market stability and improvement of oil prices based on justice, fairness and fair quota of all the oil producers," the president said, referring to a meeting between OPEC and non- OPEC producers in Algeria next week, SHANA said. Tehran refused to join a previous attempt this year by OPEC and non-members such as Russia to stabilize...

  • "Tehran welcomes any move aimed at market stability and improvement of oil prices based on justice, fairness and fair quota of all the oil producers," the president said, referring to a meeting between OPEC and non- OPEC producers in Algeria next week, SHANA said. Tehran refused to join a previous attempt this year by OPEC and non-members such as Russia to stabilize...