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Oil soars again on Mideast tension

Oil prices shot higher Thursday on fresh supply concerns in the Middle East. Brent oil jumped nearly 1.3 percent as traders seized on resurfacing tensions...

US stocks post a split finish as Fed delivers a rate...

Dow Jones Industrial Average erased a 200-point drop. Fed cut interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point. S&P 500 ended flat at 3,006.71. NEW YORK:...

U.S. Push to Pressure Iran Rebuffed at Nuclear Meeting

© Bloomberg. A picture taken on June 8, 2018 shows the logo of the International Atomic Energy...

U.S. refiner group sues Trump EPA over high-ethanol gasoline

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...

U.S. Readies New Tariffs as Trump Says He’ll Meet China’s Xi

© Bloomberg. US President Donald Trump speaks to the press before a meeting with Hungary's Prime Minister...

Firestone unveils job cuts as rubber prices fall

MONROVIA: Firestone, the biggest private employer in Liberia, announced 200 job cuts among its 6,200 employees, with hundreds more redundancies to follow in the...

Americas petrochemicals outlook, March 25-29

US OLEFINS Spot activity is expected to be slow early in the week with much of the industry attending the AFPM International Petrochemical Conference in...

Brazil pension reform to boost economic growth: chief of staff

© Reuters. Brazil's Chief of Staff Minister Onyx Lorenzoni...

Trade war sapping demand for Thai rubber

BANGKOK • They work in the pre-dawn gloom tapping trees for the "white gold" that has made their country the world's top rubber producer...