Donald Trump likes to praise the Russian leader's strength, but that strength hasn't done much that's good for Russia's economy.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that the U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously voted to pass a bill making it easier for 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia for damages.
Oil prices are surging after storms forced the U.S. industry to tap inventories at a record rate but the move could be temporary.
Seth Kleinman, the head of European energy research at Citigroup, tells CNBC that Russia and Saudi Arabia's oil agreement is "devoid of details."
Experts agree lower prices are putting the brakes on production growth, but they can't seem to agree on when a supply-demand rebalancing will happen.
The Saudi-Russian oil cooperation deal is proactive but the outcome is still up in the air, says S&P Global Platts' Martin Fraenkel.
Russian President Vladimir Putin's seemingly cozy talks with Saudi Arabia may put a floor under oil, possibly limiting what could have been a sharp drop later this month.
A Russia Saudi oil deal won't really happen unless the U.S. and Russia find a way to agree on this trouble spot, says John Kilduff.
Where is the oil price going? Energy Aspects Chief Oil Analyst, Amrita Sen, says nowhere unless Middle Eastern production from OPEC members comes down.
Energy Aspects Chief Oil Analyst, Amrita Sen, talks about Russia and Saudi Arabia’s call to cooperate when it comes to stabilizing the oil market.
Although markets have seen OPEC talks fall through before, current agreements might be more constructive, says Saxo Capital Markets' Kay Van-Peterson.
Pointers show that markets might finally get some concrete action instead of the usual rhetoric this time, says Fat Prophets' David Lennox.
Energy experts poured scorn on the prospect of Russia and Saudi Arabia collaborating to stabilize the oil market, after the two countries made a joint statement to that effect on Monday.
Top oil producers Saudi Arabia and Russia made a joint statement at the G-20 summit in China on Monday aimed at stabilizing crude prices, media reports said.
Top oil producers Saudi Arabia and Russia made a joint statement on Monday aimed at stabilizing crude prices. Natixis oil and gas analyst, Abhishek Deshpande discusses.
Saudi Arabia may still agree to a deal to freeze crude production — as long as all other oil-producing nations do the same, the country’s Prince Turki Al-Faisal told CNBC.
Turki Al-Faisal, President of the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, discusses Saudi Arabia's attitude to foreign investment.
Turki al-Faisal, president of the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, argues for a holistic approach with regards to the oil market.
Turki al-Faisal, president of the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, says that President Obama's foreign policy is not solely to blame for the civil war in Syria.
Arkady Dvorkovich, deputy prime minister of Russia, discusses his country's economic strategy, and says that Russia is ready to sign an oil deal "if everyone signs."