Jul 31, 2012 The British oil company BP is reporting a sharp drop in profits. The company made just $238 million last quarter, compared with more than $5 billion a year ago.
Jul 24, 2012 Analysts don't expect a replay of the fight that stopped CNOOC from buying Unocal.
Jul 20, 2012 Schlumberger and Baker Hughes help big oil drill. But their business is softening as some drillers pull back due to the economic slowdown.
Jul 18, 2012 In his new novel, "A Hologram for the King," Dave Eggers muses on manufacturing and the global economy though the eyes of a struggling American businessman in Saudi Arabia.
Jul 16, 2012 In the U.K. today, lawmakers are highlighting an overlooked G20 report that says oil price-reporting has some uncomfortable similarities to the LIBOR rate fixing scandal.
Jul 16, 2012 Wages rose 13 percent for Chinese urban households so far this year and the boost in buying power is good for businesses, including American ones.
Jul 12, 2012 Iranian oil producers may find other ways to sell their product, but with few options to insure their ships, a lot of oil will be sitting in the harbor.
Jul 8, 2012 Several small towns in Texas are growing because of new oil and gas drilling. But can the boom last?
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 5, 2012 The U.S. imports more flags -- mostly from China -- than it sells abroad. Coincidence or not, flag exports have fallen since the financial crisis.