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A Swiss based
international commodity trader, working with Arthur Andersen, has
carried out an in-depth study into the structure of Russian crude
oil supply and demand on the German market. The trader commissioned
the study following an investigation of abuse by a small number
With the US-led
war against Afghanistan stretching into its sixth week, and the
vexing uncertainty that is gripping the Middle East and Central
Asia, China is facing new fears about its oil security. Senior Chinese
oil officials recently said that the terror attacks, as well as
the continuing retaliatory...
A GIANT carrot
hangs over the talks among the Afghan factions trying to form a
post Taliban government, according to the Christian Science Monitor,
(CSM) and its not just the prospect of receiving $billions in US
aid after the war. Rather, it's the prospect of the next government
in Kabul gaining riches by...