Iran Signs Oil Deal with AfghanistanThe UN Security Council may have imposed economic sanctions on Iran but Tehran has managed to sign a new oil deal anyway, with Afghanistan.
Israeli Company to Dig for Uranium in the NegevStudies say that there is uranium under the Negev - and Gulliver Energy intends to dig it up.
Iran Warns Blockade Means a Worldwide RecessionIran pulled out its “oil card” Sunday, warning the West that blockading Iranian crude will result in sky-high prices at the pump.
Russia, China and $200-a-Barrel Oil Trump Tough SanctionsObama’s “tough” sanctions on Iran exclude the central bank, a key to its energy economy. Russia and China oppose Obama’s move.
Libya: Rebels Downplay Refinery AttackLibya's interim rebel government has tried to downplay an attack by Qaddafi forces on its oil industry as "an isolated event."
Israel’s Oil and Gas Fields May Be Bonanza for LouisianaIsrael’s new standing in the oil and gas industry presents a bonanza to Louisiana, which exports $306 million in goods to Israel.
North Korea Ready to Return to Nuclear Talks Without ConditionsNorth Korea ready to return to nuclear talks without preconditions after Dmitry Medvedev and Kim Jong Il meet; oil deal in the works.
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.
Syrian Pipeline Sabotaged Near HomsAn oil pipeline was sabotaged near the Syrian protest city of Homs; Damascus' output down 37%.
Iran-China Deal Makes End Run on US Sanctions, DollarIran's 3.2b Euro oil deal with China circumvents US sanctions, undercuts the dollar, and gives the Islamic republic a needed cash infusion
Energy War? Lebanon Warns Israel ‘Playing with Fire’ OffshoreLebanon warns Israel is “playing with fire” by staking out energy claims in the Mediterranean. Beirut says Israel’s discoveries belong to Lebanon.
Givot Olam Presents: Drilling for Oil Without Violating ShabbatThe Givot Olam company has found a way to drill and pump oil, even on Shabbat, without breaking any Jewish laws.