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Gasoline prices will increase for the 5th straight week, while diesel and kerosene prices are following the trend after falling last week
(UPDATED) British officials say the naval deployment is part of a pre-planned rotation and meant to ensure a continued British naval presence in one of the most important but volatile oil shipment routes in the world
The nominee to become chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark Milley, said Washington is putting together a coalition 'in terms of providing military escort, naval escort to commercial shipping'
Citing US officials, CNN reports that Iranians ordered the British Heritage oil tanker, which was crossing into the Strait of Hormuz area, to change course and stop in Tehran's nearby waters
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani calls the seizure of the tanker 'a foolish act'
Global forces bring down diesel and kerosene prices, while gasoline prices are going up for the 4th straight week
French oil giant Total plans to spend $100 million a year on forest preservation and reforestation
(UPDATED) A senior foreign ministry official describes the UK move as 'unacceptable' in a meeting with the British ambassador, who has been summoned to hear a formal protest
White House National Security Advisor John Bolton tweets: 'Excellent news: UK has detained the supertanker Grace 1 laden with Iranian oil bound for Syria in violation of EU sanctions'
Oil prices will rise for the 3rd consecutive week due to geopolitical and trade tensions overseas
China's statement comes a day before US President Donald Trump is to meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Japan in an attempt to resolve an escalating trade war
Oil companies will implement another price hike on Tuesday, June 25, amid uncertainties in the global market
Authorities say the accident happened during maintenance work on the pipeline in Oyigbo near the West African country's oil hub Port Harcourt
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The blaze in south Philadelphia breaks out around 4:00 am (0800 GMT; 6:00 pm Manila time) when a series of explosions occurred, according to NBC10
The adviser, Emmanuel Bonne, holds 'high-level meetings' in Tehran, 'with the aim of contributing to the de-escalation of tensions in the region'
Lawmakers have also called for an emergency session with Iraq's ministers of oil, trade, planning and transport to 'prepare to confront the possible dangers'
Gasoline, diesel, and kerosene prices will increase on Tuesday, June 18
The planned initial public offering of Saudi Arabian oil conglomerate Aramco is expected to be the world's largest stock sale
Tuesday, June 11, is the best time to fill up that tank, as oil prices are set to drop by over P2 per liter
The dead animals are believed to be part of a herd of 30 elephants from the nearby forest reserve in Johor, Malaysia
Don't fill up that tank just yet – a big-time rollback on petroleum products is set for Tuesday, June 4
The International Air Transport Association revises its 2019 collective net profit outlook down to $28 billion, as the US-China trade war escalates and costs go up
With Executive Order No. 80, public bidding is no longer required for PNOC Exploration Corporation to tap firms hoping to participate in its petroleum service contracts
The rollback on Tuesday, May 28, will reflect the latest movements in the global market
Oil companies will raise fuel prices on Tuesday, May 21, after two straight rollbacks
Oil exporting countries are discussing how to stabilize a volatile oil market amid rising US-Iran tensions in the Gulf, which threaten to disrupt global supply
Drone attacks claimed by Iran-aligned Huthi rebels in Yemen shut down one of Saudi Arabia's main oil pipelines, two days after the mysterious sabotage of 4 ships, two of them Saudi tankers
The incident comes amid rising tensions between Iran and the United States which has strengthened its military presence in the region
Gasoline, diesel, and kerosene prices will rise on Tuesday, April 30
The United States will take action against anyone who deals with state-owned Petroleos de Venezuela, or PDVSA
A criminal court in Puyo, central Ecuador, accepts a Waorani bid for court protection to stop an oil bidding process after the government moved to open up around 180,000 hectares for exploration
A Russian foreign ministry statement says: 'The rest of the world perfectly understands that Washington's policy is becoming more and more aggressive and reckless'
'This decision is intended to bring Iran's oil exports to zero, denying the regime its principal source of revenue,' the White House says in a statement
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Pump prices of petroleum products will increase for the second consecutive week, as oil-exporting countries cut output
Oil prices are increasing on Tuesday, April 9, amid tighter supply in the region
A rollback in oil prices is set for Tuesday, April 2, after 7 consecutive hikes for gasoline and 3 straight increases for diesel
Malaysia and Indonesia, the two sources of the Philippines' palm oil imports, agree to help combat further dumping and smuggling of the product
The fuel price hike set for Tuesday, March 26, comes as prices in the global market surge to their highest level in months
Gasoline prices will rise for the 6th straight week on Tuesday, March 19
'Siyempre gustong gamitin yan ng ibang partido o indibidwal for political benefit,' says reelectionist Senator Juan Edgardo Angara
Oil companies announce a hike for gasoline, while keeping prices of diesel and kerosene steady
(UPDATED) The government of Norway says the divestment is specifically targeting exploration and production companies, 'rather than selling a broadly diversified energy sector'
The Philippine Coast Guard says it will conduct an investigation to determine the liability of the company responsible for the oil spill
After the big-time oil price hike in the last week of February, companies will implement minimal adjustments on Tuesday, March 5
Reelectionist Senator JV Ejercito, who voted for tax reform in 2017, also calls for the law's review