Mideast Thaw Favors Iran, But Underlying Problems Persist

Copyright © 2023 Energy Intelligence Group All rights reserved. Unauthorized access or electronic forwarding, even for internal use, is prohibited.
  • Iran's outlook has improved since its normalization deal with Saudi Arabia.
  • Its key ally Syria has been readmitted to the Arab League, while diplomats talk up the possibility of a permanent cease-fire in Yemen.
  • But Iran's ongoing detention of two oil tankers after a similar US move points to the limits of regional de-escalation.

The Issue

Oil Supply, Sanctions, Nuclear Policy, Trade, Security Risk , Oil Tankers, Gas Supply
Wanda Ad #2 (article footer)
Russia's LNG export ambitions were already feeling the strain of EU technology sanctions. US sanctions targeting Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 project send a wider warning.
Thu, Sep 28, 2023
The heads of the IEA, ECB and EIB discussed how Europe can avoid falling behind its competitors in the transition to low-carbon energy.
Fri, Sep 29, 2023
Crude futures eased back on Friday, with some sources attributing the move to profit-taking after a week of significant gains.
Fri, Sep 29, 2023