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The OPEC stage show !!

I don't want to sound like a conspiracy theorist, but does anyone else believe that this entire OPEC meeting yesterday was nothing more than a "stage show" to mask the fact that most OPEC memebers, including Saudi Arabia, are lacking ...

Forum topic - OctoberLandon - Jun 9 2011 - 8:39am - 10 comments

Middle East

I have heard very little on this forum and from CM regarding events in the middle east and the effects on both the price of oil and its availabililty.  While I appreciate all the information presented on this site and agree with most of the ...

Forum topic - Carodox - Mar 27 2011 - 8:02pm - 2 comments

Michael Lynch on Saudi Oil Reserves debunking Peak Oil

If you guys and ladies want something to chew on for a minute check out this article.  I know the the NY Times does not believe in Peak Oil, but this op-ed is quite a read.  I could go into  all the BS in it, but I'm sure you will need no help; ...

Forum topic - ewilkerson - Feb 25 2011 - 5:41pm - 6 comments

Can the Saudis really pump more?

Can the Saudis really pump more? “OPEC is ready to meet any shortage in supply when it happens,” the Saudi oil minister, Ali al-Naimi, said at a news conference after a meeting of ministers of oil producing and consuming nations in Riyadh, Saudi ...

Forum topic - MarkM - Feb 22 2011 - 9:22pm - 1 comment

Speculation on recent protests in Egypt, Tunisia, Saudi Arabia, etc.

I would like to start a thread to speculate on the recent unrest and protests in Africa (Egypt, Tunisia, etc.) and the Middle East (Saudi Arabia, etc.).  While I am interested in speculating on the underlying causes for the events, I am also interested ...

Forum topic - pinecarr - Jan 30 2011 - 11:13am - 52 comments

Fall of Saudi Arabia to end dollar reserve system?

The civil unrest in Egypt is growing fiercer. Electronic communications have been shut down throughout Egypt and massive demonstrations have been planned for today. A changing of the guard in Egypt would be a massive political shift indeed, but what if ...

Forum topic - investorzzo - Jan 28 2011 - 11:23pm - 1 comment

Suspicious packages 'contain explosive material,' Obama says

Suspicious packages 'contain explosive material,' Obama says http://www.cnn.com/2010/US/10/29/security.concern/index.html?hpt=T1&iref=BN1 OK So what is the set up here? Look at these quotes: "We also know ...

Forum topic - Johnny Oxygen - Oct 29 2010 - 7:13pm - 29 comments

Gulf countries, including Saudi Arabia, approve new currency

I just came across a couple of very interesting articles on the Gulf countries, including Saudi Arabia, announcing that they will break from their dollar pegs, and start their own currency in 2009.  The question regarding whether the new currency will ...

Forum topic - pinecarr - Jan 3 2009 - 5:14pm - 6 comments