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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

OPEC’s next phase

Since its formation in 1960, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has attracted international interest. Its classification, influence […] Read More

The Power of Markets in Driving the Energy Transition

Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, explains in this special economics report published by Al Akhbar Newspaper, how the energy […] Read More

Stalled Saudi Aramco IPO Dampens Enthusiasm

In an interview given to Andrew Critchlow, Head of Energy News for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at S&P Global Platts, […] Read More

Russia’s energy diplomacy in the Middle East

The ‘Energy Strategy of Russia for the Period up to 2030’, published in 2010, highlights promoting ‘the strengthening of foreign […] Read More

US Sanctions on Iran, Saudi Arabia’s Decision to Raise Production and Aligning Interests between US and Russia

In an interview given on Al Arabiya’s flagship programme ‘The Future of Energy’, presented by Mr Naser Al Tibi, Dr Carole […] Read More

The interrelation between energy independency and energy security

In an interview given to Paul Hickin for S&P Global Platts, Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, comments on […] Read More

Could a “Super OPEC” association be feasible?

It has been been almost two years since the historic agreement between OPEC and non-OPEC producers in November 2016 to […] Read More

Lebanon plans a second offshore licensing round this year

In an interview given to Jennifer Gnana from The National, Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, comments on the […] Read More

Does Saudi Arabia need OPEC?

In an interview given to Herman Wang from S&P Global Platts, Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, comments on […] Read More