Category Archives: Economy

Oil market outlook: A cautious global recovery

Most experts believe the worst is over for oil markets. Prices have gone up from the record lows reached in […] Read More

Major Setback for Lebanon’s Oil and Gas

For many years, 2020 will be remembered as the year that brought the world economy on its knees and oil […] Read More

The oil-market crunch

This will be a watershed year in the history of oil markets. Since 2020 began, several unprecedented developments have taken […] Read More

Economic and Energy Aspirations of the Middle East

Twin Problems The Middle East has several features that distinguish it from the rest of the world. Apart from sitting […] Read More

Geopolitical Risks in the Middle East: Event Summary

Access for Women in Energy (AccessWIE) organised a roundtable dinner discussion on the geopolitical risks in the Middle East on […] Read More

Women in energy: the other half

AlI around the world, one cannot but notice the remarkable effort towards achieving greater gender equality and empowering women across […] Read More

Towards Good Governance of the Oil and Gas Sector in the MENA

Executive Summary The objective of this paper is to conduct a preliminary analysis of the governance of the oil and […] Read More

2017 – A year of Politics, Power, Paradox and Unintended Consequences

The year saw Donald Trump settling in at the White House, promising to withdraw America from foreign entanglements and ending […] Read More

Tunisian British Business Forum

Crystol Energy attended the Tunisian British Business Forum event at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in London on 27 […] Read More

Behind the World’s Biggest IPO

In this article, Dr Carole Nakhle, Director of Crystol Energy, comments on Saudi Arabia’s plan to IPO a share of […] Read More