• Aramco rocket attack 2020-11-24 12:40

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Aramco rocket attack coincides secret talks in S. Arabia

    TEHRAN – Saudi Arabia was surprised when Jedda’s ARAMCO distribution facilities were hit by rockets of Houthis on Monday morning a while after Pompeo, Netanyahu, and MBS were holding secret talks in the country.

  • موشک یمن 2020-11-24 10:58

    Yemeni missile targets Saudi Aramco facility in Jeddah

    Yemeni forces have launched a missile attack on a distribution station operated by the Saudi Aramco oil company in the city of Jeddah.

  • A fracking site in Texas in 2017. Photograph: Bloomberg via Getty 2020-03-02 16:53

    By Salman Parviz

    Saudis join shale gas race

    If you can’t beat them join them

    Saudi Arabia fought a price war aimed at putting the U.S. shale industry out of business just six years ago and ultimately failed. Last week Aramco Chief Executive Officer Amin Nasser told Reuters that the company is launching the biggest shale gas development outside the U.S. to boost domestic gas supply to be used to replace oil to firepower generation plants.

  • Hossein Askari 2020-02-26 12:29

    By Javad Heirannia

    Saudis see Trump as unpredictable and fear who might be the next American President: Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that “The Saudis see Trump as unpredictable and fear who might be the next American President.”

  • Aramco 2020-01-03 14:30

    By Salman Parviz

    Riyadh’s Aramco struggle

    On the surface Aramco’s blockbuster IPO might seem like a sure bet. But investors who are looking to put their money into world’s most profitable company have to factor a number of risks before rolling the dice.

  • Iran-Russia-China naval drill 2019-12-22 14:29

    By Abbas Aslani

    Iran-Russia-China naval drill: Another piece of the geopolitical puzzle

    There is a point where Iran, Russia and China see eye to eye in holding the manoeuvre, and that is sending a message to their common adversary or rival, namely the United States. The US, in some ways, has applied a triple containment policy toward China, Russia and Iran. This would be enough to unite these three countries on some fronts.

  • Yemeni Drone 2019-09-22 10:50

    By Amirhossein Rajabi

    Why is Aramco’s operation a sign of transformation in strategic power equations?

    TEHRAN - The drones of Yemen’s army and popular committees, in a building which highly sophisticated technology was not used, hit Aramco facility by passing through multibillion-dollar defense equipment of Saudi Arabia. This attack disrupted %50 of production and expert of Saudi Arabian oil.

  • Mehmet Ogutcu 2019-09-18 12:54

    By Zahra Mirzafarjouyan

    ‘U.S. might topple Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil exporter sooner than planned’

    TEHRAN– Commenting on recent drone attack on Saudi Aramco Mehmet Ogutcu says prior to this attack, the U.S. was planning to double its crude oil exports to 9 million barrels per day by 2024. That means the U.S. might topple Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil exporter sooner than planned. 

  • Tugboats dock an oil tanker on a crude oil quay at a port in Zhoushan, eastern China's Zhejiang province, Nov. 11, 2016. 2018-04-11 21:06

    China to replace Saudi with Iran, Russia oil: Platts

    China state-run refiner Sinopec will cut back on its nominations of Saudi Arabian crude in May after the major OPEC producer's latest official selling prices came out above market consensus, potentially providing other producers in the Middle East and Asia Pacific with a chance to boost sales to the giant Asian consumer.