Iran Spooks the World with Higher Oil Prices

Iran Spooks the World with Higher Oil Prices

Surging gas prices stuff Iran’s pockets as sanctions are not slowing down Iran’s nuclear race. Iran may have the last laugh.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/27/2012, 3:27 PM
Asia to Reduce Imports from Iran

Asia to Reduce Imports from Iran

China, India and Japan are planning to reduce their imports of Iranian oil by at least ten percent, an indication sanctions are working.Elad Benari, 2/22/2012, 4:16 AM
Iran: Oil Still Flowing to Europe

Iran: Oil Still Flowing to Europe

Oil Ministry officials in Tehran raced to denounce a state run Press TV that it was cutting exports to six European countries.Gabe Kahn., 2/15/2012, 6:37 PM
Iran Deploys ‘Oil Weapon,’ Cuts off Six Nations

Iran Deploys ‘Oil Weapon,’ Cuts off Six Nations

Iran rolled out its “oil weapon” Wednesday and announced a cut in exports to six European countries, including France and Greece.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/15/2012, 3:31 PM
After The Bomb: India Eyeing Saudi Oil

After The Bomb: India Eyeing Saudi Oil

India is reportedly reconsidering oil imports from Iran after Monday's bombing in Dehli; security officials suspect Iran.Gabe Kahn., 2/14/2012, 10:22 PM
US Prof to Newsweek: Israel Must Hit Iran – Now

US Prof to Newsweek: Israel Must Hit Iran – Now

Iranian threat is like the Arab threat to destroy Israel in 1967, a history professor tells Newsweek. The danger: Western complacency. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/7/2012, 10:44 AM
Iran Warns: We Can Close Strait of Hormuz

Iran Warns: We Can Close Strait of Hormuz

Iran's ambassador to the United Nations says that closing the Strait of Hormuz is an option if "somebody wants to tighten the noose."Chana Ya'ar, 1/19/2012, 10:47 AM
Iranian Scientist Killed in Tehran

Iranian Scientist Killed in Tehran

An Iranian scientist involved in the petroleum industry has been killed in a car bombing in Tehran. Two others were wounded.Chana Ya'ar, 1/11/2012, 10:52 AM
Iran Thanks U.S. for Rescuing Fishermen

Iran Thanks U.S. for Rescuing Fishermen

Iran's Foreign Ministry thanked the United States Saturday for rescuing 13 of its fishermen from pirates.Chana Ya'ar, 1/7/2012, 11:17 PM
UK Warns Iran: 'Don't Close Strait of Hormuz'

UK Warns Iran: 'Don't Close Strait of Hormuz'

Britain is warning Iran it may resort to military action if Tehran attempts to close the Strait of Hormuz to Western oil shipping.Chana Ya'ar, 1/5/2012, 3:31 PM
US: Cut Down on Iranian Oil Imports

US: Cut Down on Iranian Oil Imports

The U.S. is lobbying other countries to cut down their imports of Iranian crude to pressure Tehran into stopping its nuclear activities.Chana Ya'ar, 1/5/2012, 12:05 PM
Iran-Kuwait Oil Feud Feeds Gulf Tensions

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

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

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 Worldwide Recession

Iran Warns Blockade Means 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
Oil, Russia and China Trump Tough Sanctions

Oil, Russia and China 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: 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 Attracts Louisiana

Israel’s Oil and Gas Attracts 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 Talk Nukes

North Korea Ready to Talk Nukes

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?

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

Syrian Pipeline Sabotaged

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's Dollar End Run

Iran's Dollar End Run

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
Lebanese-Israeli Energy War?

Lebanese-Israeli Energy War?

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
Givat Olam Drilling for Oil

Givat Olam Drilling for Oil

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