Pope Francis and President Barack Obama are set to hold private talks at the White House on Wednesday before the pontiff parades through streets of Washington on the first full day of his first visit to the United States.
After what Israel calls a historic mistake the Iran nuclear deal really could open up a new front in the OPEC production war. We know that OPEC's main reason for flooding the market was to try to defend market share from the upstart U.S. shale producer. But the potential return of Iranian oil may actually turn OPEC's production war away from the United States and focus on Iran.
Any nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers loosening sanctions against Tehran could flood an oversupplied oil market with more fuel, yet sectors like cement and steel would see a rise in demand as the country works to revitalize its economy.
Iran and six world powers ramped up negotiations on Tuesday after accepting they would miss a June 30 deadline for a nuclear deal, with both sides cautioning that major obstacles to a lasting agreement remained.
Everybody's working on the weekend, everybody in finance, maybe Greece goes off the deep end. Will the EU give Greece a second chance? They are far apart, they better start from the start. If Greece wants in the show. They better let it go!
Are you ready for the next Cold War? Casey Research energy strategist Marin Katusa cautions that Russia and China have forged an alliance with the goal of world supremacy through control of the energy market, and Vladimir Putin is winning