Oil futures edged lower on Wednesday amid speculation that a last-minute deal over Iran's nuclear programme would be reached that could allow more Iranian crude onto world markets.
Talks between Iran and six world powers to se
Iran and six world powers ramped up the pace of negotiations on Tuesday ahead of a deadline for a preliminary nuclear deal that was less than 24 hours away, as both sides warned it was crucial to overcome differences that could wreck an agreemen
Iran and six major powers were exploring possible compromises to break an impasse in nuclear negotiations on Sunday, but officials cautioned they were unable to move on several sticking points.
The news came as Israel said the det
The foreign ministers of France and Germany joined the top US and Iranian diplomats on Saturday to help break an impasse in nuclear negotiations as major powers and Iran closed in on a two- or three-page accord that could form the basis of a lon
Iran and major powers are close to agreement on a two- or three-page accord with specific numbers that would form the basis of a long-term settlement aimed at ending a 12-year standoff over Tehran's nuclear ambitions, officials said on Frida
Brent crude oil fell to around $54 a barrel on Monday, its lowest for more than a month, on rising global inventories and signs of a possible nuclear deal with Tehran that could allow more Iranian oil exports.
Western powers are h
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday Tehran would try to "go as far as we can" in negotiations with US Secretary of State John Kerry about Iran's disputed nuclear programme.
Zarif, asked if he
US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif met for two hours in Geneva on Sunday in another round of nuclear talks to try to narrow gaps as they pressed against a March 31 deadline to reach a political agre
Iran and six world powers are set to resume low-level talks on Iran's nuclear programme in Geneva on Jan 15, with wide gaps remaining in their positions, the Iranian foreign minister said.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Jav
US Secretary of State John Kerry held telephone discussions with Gulf states and other allies on Saturday, US officials said, as efforts intensified to reach a deal with Iran on its nuclear programme by Monday's deadline.