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OPEC+ reset

At its 18 July meeting OPEC+ addressed UAE concerns and restored its cooperation on output. Rebased the production levels from which any agreed restrictions will be applied from May 2022: with an 11% increase for the UAE, the main dissenting voice tw...
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 19 July 2021
OPEC+ reset
OPEC+ reset

Saudi-UAE split: OPEC+, Dubai, Israel, Iran, US Shale and inflation implications

OPEC has pulled an eleventh-hour rabbit out of the hat many times before, and it will need to do so again to bring the UAE back into the fold this time. The UAE is the fourth-largest producer in OPEC+ and wants its quota to reflect the over 20% capac...
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 5 July 2021
Saudi-UAE split: OPEC+, Dubai, Israel, Iran, US Shale and inflation implications
Saudi-UAE split: OPEC+, Dubai, Israel, Iran, US Shale and inflation implications

Kuwait politics remains dysfunctional despite passage of budget

Kuwait’s state budget has been passed in a special session of Parliament, by 32 out of 63 attendees. The government proposed the budget six months ago, during which fractious politics included an appeal by opposition MPs for an audience with the Emir...
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 22 June 2021
Kuwait politics remains dysfunctional despite passage of budget
Kuwait politics remains dysfunctional despite passage of budget

Oil price up but more OPEC+ output increases and Iran exports unlikely this year

The oil market is relieved that on 1st June OPEC+ stuck to its existing trajectory for easing output restraint and that there does not appear to be an imminent signature of a new Iran Nuclear Deal. This leaves a supply shortfall of 0.9mbpd into which...
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 2 June 2021
Oil price up but more OPEC+ output increases and Iran exports unlikely this year
Oil price up but more OPEC+ output increases and Iran exports unlikely this year

ESG Oil wins just shift value to National Oil unless carbon consumption is taxed

Old-fashioned "Big Oil" proponents, who always argue for pushing out the date for "peak oil", suffered three setbacks on 26 May from the climate activist and ESG investor camp. Exxon Mobil saw nominations of two new Board members (out of twelve) to r...
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 31 May 2021
ESG Oil wins just shift value to National Oil unless carbon consumption is taxed
ESG Oil wins just shift value to National Oil unless carbon consumption is taxed

International Energy Agency calls time on Oil

The IEA published its opinion (18 May) on how the world can transition to an energy supply system with overall zero emissions of carbon dioxide by 2050 in order to meet the 2016 Paris Climate Agreement target of limiting the increase in global temper...
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 20 May 2021
International Energy Agency calls time on Oil
International Energy Agency calls time on Oil