Commodities and Resource

Inside Story – Russia and Saudis ready to ‘cooperate’ on oil production?

With oil prices plunging to their lowest levels in a decade, a deal between Russia and Saudi Arabia could take two million barrels a day off the market. Less than two years ago, a barrel of oil was over $100. Since then, it has fallen to around $30. That is the business story. But it is also a political story. Watch to learn more.

Why gold is considered an investing safe haven

When things get messy in the markets, many investors turn to gold as a safe haven. But why?

The Big Banks Secret Oil Play: Why Oil Prices Are So Low

Think you know why oil prices are so low? Think again. Here’s the real reason behind the fall in oil prices and why the banks aren’t concerned.

Ruffling Feathers: Farmers reveal secrets of chicken meat trade in America

Chicken farms in the US are notoriously hard to access if you’re not involved in the industry. But one American farmer, contracted to a meat processing company, has thrown open the barn doors. He claims firms routinely mislead customers about the conditions the birds are reared in and their health. Maria Finoshina went to meet him.

Oil Under $28: Counting the Cost

As Brent oil trades near $28 a barrel, Bloomberg weighs the impact of cheap oil on countries, corporations and consumers.

Could This Be the Next Saddle Reef Discovery?

The market missed a very big announcement this week. Read this to find out why and how the market missed this potentially incredible discovery by Newmarket Gold.

Pipeline Battles Continued: Is ISIS About to Get Crushed in Syria?

Think you know what’s really going on with the War in Syria and ISIS? Think again. Here’s an in-depth look at what’s happening in the Middle East, the powers involved, and what to expect.

Erdogan promises to resign if ISIS oil links to Turkey are confirmed

Russia has received additional intelligence confirming that oil from deposits controlled by Islamic State is moved through Turkey on an industrial scale, said Vladimir Putin. President Recep Erdogan said he will resign if this is confirmed.

Disrupted oil routes push ISIS towards heroin trade, already $1bn a year

As coalition attacks on ISIL-controlled oil sites intensify, militants are being forced to look, not only for a new stronghold, but also for new sources of income.

‘ISIS managed to sell oil to Turkey on black market at less than 50% of global prices’ – Iraqi MP

A member of the Iraqi Parliament, Dr Mowaffak al Rubaie, tells RT how ISIS manages to earn millions of dollars selling oil on the black market in Turkey and reveals that wounded terrorists are being treated in Turkish hospitals.

One of My Biggest Warnings Ever and An Incredible Opportunity

Here’s a look at what Integra Gold’s Updated Resource means for investors and why it is much more significant than it appears. Also, Ivan Lo gives a major warning about the potential globalization of terrorists.

Can Seawater Desalination Solve California’s Drought?

In the year 2016, the people of San Diego County will be drinking seawater. Not straight out of the Pacific, of course; the water – up to 54 million gallons per day – will first pass through the Carlsbad Desalination Plant, the largest desalination facility ever built in the Western Hemisphere. Is purified saltwater the answer to California’s drought? Businessweek’s Sam Grobart investigates.