As OPEC Meets, Sizing Up Its Power and Its Politics - New York TimesVIENNA — On Thursday, over 200 oil industry representatives, financial analysts and journalists are expected to crowd into a basement auditorium at the headquarters of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. It is a tricky time for OPEC ...and more »-- https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/05/business/energy-environment/opec-meeting-oil-industry.html

Trump fears political price from oil spike, market turmoil - CNN Trump fears political price from oil spike, market turmoil

President Donald Trump is fretting about two rising global challenges that threaten a political gut punch as he gears up for his 2020 election bid -- a possible oil price hike and market shocks triggered by his trade wars.

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OPEC and Russia poised to impose steep production cuts despite US pressure - CNBC OPEC and Russia poised to impose steep production cuts despite US pressure

OPEC and its allies are expected to agree on the terms of price-boosting output cuts on Thursday, despite pressure from President Donald Trump to reduce the cost of crude.

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Oil Seesaws on Doubts Over OPEC+ Reduction Under Trump Pressure - Bloomberg

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Oil prices sag on weak stock markets, but traders keep eye on OPEC meeting - Reuters

Oil prices fell on Thursday as stock markets slid, but trading was tepid in the countdown to an OPEC-meeting expected to result in a supply cut aimed at draining a glut that has pulled down crude by 30 percent since October.

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Oil dips amid stock market slide, traders await OPEC meeting - Reuters

Oil prices dipped on Thursday as stock markets slid and as traders eyed an OPEC meeting expected to result in a supply cut aimed at draining a glut that has pulled down crude by 30 percent since October.

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OPEC Grasps for Oil-Cuts Deal to Lift Price in Defiance of Trump - Yahoo Finance OPEC Waits on Putin's Decision as It Searches for Oil Cut Deal

As OPEC ministers sit down at their Vienna headquarters, Russian Oil Minister Alexander Novak plans to fly to St. Petersburg to meet President Vladimir Putin to decide on their country’s contribution. Once the group’s most important ally in the broader OPEC+ coalition decides how much it’s ready to

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OPEC meets as Trump calls for oil taps to be kept on - Yahoo News OPEC meets as Trump calls for oil taps to be kept on

OPEC members and other oil-producing countries gather in Vienna on Thursday to discuss cutting output to prop up prices, as US President Donald Trump urged them to keep the faucets open. Oil ministers from 20 or so countries busily criss-crossed the Austrian capital on Wednesday for preparatory negotiations

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OPEC, Russia move closer to cutting oil output - Reuters

OPEC and Russia moved closer on Wednesday to agreeing cuts in oil production from next year despite pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to reduce the price of crude.

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Oil slumps, but market watches Opec meeting - Business Day Oil slumps, but market watches Opec meeting

Trading is slow as the market waits for the outcome of the producer cartel’s meeting in Vienna

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Oil price: charting crude's rollercoaster volatility - Financial Times

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