Posted on · Experts say the oil market is volatile right now, and is likely to remain unpredictable for the foreseeable future.
Posted on · The executive order meant to prevent the country's leaders from liquidating assets follows an election that returned Nicolas Maduro to power amid an opposition boycott and accusations of fraud.
Posted on · Exxon Mobil withdraws from deal with Russian oil producer because of sanctions
Posted on · If the U.S. imposes sanctions on the Venezuelan oil sector, what effect could it have on the Houston oil and gas industry?
Posted on · Congress overwhelmingly approved the legislation which the White House initially did not commit to signing. Moscow has already responded to the sanctions, which also affect Iran and North Korea.
Posted on · Russia's Foreign Ministry had signaled on Friday that U.S. diplomats and staff would be ordered out of the country, as retaliation after new sanctions on Russia were approved by Congress this week.
Posted on · The U.S. Treasury is accusing Exxon Mobil of violating sanctions on Russia in a series of deals in May 2014. "What were they thinking?" wonders one of the architects of the sanctions.
Posted on · Less than a week after Iran tested a ballistic missile, the U.S. government expanded economic sanctions against the country.