Oil & Energy

China N. ports coal supply catches up while demand stays high
UK pipeline outage sends oil price to more than 2-year high
Putin okays loading start at Yamal LNG

Putin okays loading start at Yamal LNG

Moscow - President Vladimir Putin on Friday launched the first loading of liquefied natural gas at the Novatek-led Yamal LNG project in the Arctic, which will further expand Russia’s global energy reach. The Yamal project required investments of $27 billion

“Russian energy minister did not discuss operations in Kurdistan with Iraqi officials”
Shipowners are ramping up newbuildings

Shipowners are ramping up newbuildings

Athens - Ship owners are contracting newbuilding vessels left and right over the past week, as 2018 and the Holiday Season are just a couple of weeks away. In its latest weekly report, Allied Shipbroking said that it was “another week with plenty of activity being reported in the Newbuilding market”

Glimmer of hope for Cyprus to export its gas to Egypt
Dark oil: Loophole lets Russian refiners dodge duties
Venezuela to bring more military officials into PDVSA