Iran-Kuwait Oil Feud Feeds Gulf Tensions

Oil lies at the heart of tensions between Iran and its Gulf Arab neighbors as they vie for hegemony over the world's key oil reserves.Gabe Kahn., 1/5/2012, 3:47 AM

Iran Signs Oil Deal with Afghanistan

The UN Security Council may have imposed economic sanctions on Iran but Tehran has managed to sign a new oil deal anyway, with Afghanistan.Chana Ya'ar, 12/27/2011, 4:16 AM

Israeli Company to Dig for Uranium in the Negev

Studies say that there is uranium under the Negev - and Gulliver Energy intends to dig it up.David Lev, 12/22/2011, 11:36 AM

Iran Warns Blockade Means a Worldwide Recession

Iran pulled out its “oil card” Sunday, warning the West that blockading Iranian crude will result in sky-high prices at the pump. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/4/2011, 1:58 PM

Russia, China and $200-a-Barrel Oil Trump Tough Sanctions

Obama’s “tough” sanctions on Iran exclude the central bank, a key to its energy economy. Russia and China oppose Obama’s move. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/22/2011, 3:34 PM

Libya: Rebels Downplay Refinery Attack

Libya's interim rebel government has tried to downplay an attack by Qaddafi forces on its oil industry as "an isolated event."Gabe Kahn., 9/15/2011, 10:22 PM

Israel’s Oil and Gas Fields May Be Bonanza for Louisiana

Israel’s new standing in the oil and gas industry presents a bonanza to Louisiana, which exports $306 million in goods to Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/29/2011, 2:48 PM

North Korea Ready to Return to Nuclear Talks Without Conditions

North Korea ready to return to nuclear talks without preconditions after Dmitry Medvedev and Kim Jong Il meet; oil deal in the works.Gabe Kahn., 8/24/2011, 6:58 PM

Stock Market: Fire Sale or Fool’s Gold?

Panic selling abates Monday morning in Israel and European buyers snap up stocks. Fool’s gold or not, real gold soars to $1,700 an ounce. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/8/2011, 11:05 AM

Syrian Pipeline Sabotaged Near Homs

An oil pipeline was sabotaged near the Syrian protest city of Homs; Damascus' output down 37%.Gabe Kahn., 7/29/2011, 5:10 PM

Iran-China Deal Makes End Run on US Sanctions, Dollar

Iran's 3.2b Euro oil deal with China circumvents US sanctions, undercuts the dollar, and gives the Islamic republic a needed cash infusionGabe Kahn., 7/25/2011, 6:57 PM

Energy War? Lebanon Warns Israel ‘Playing with Fire’ Offshore

Lebanon warns Israel is “playing with fire” by staking out energy claims in the Mediterranean. Beirut says Israel’s discoveries belong to Lebanon.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2011, 2:45 PM

Givot Olam Presents: Drilling for Oil Without Violating Shabbat

The Givot Olam company has found a way to drill and pump oil, even on Shabbat, without breaking any Jewish laws.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2011, 5:14 AM