Search for Ali Naimi and
    1. MBA blog

      October 8, 2015

      On climate change

      One of the many reasons I chose HEC for an MBA was that the fact that the UN climate change conference, UN COP21, is...

    2. The World

      June 3, 2015

      Live: Opec seminar

      This Live Blog session closed at 09:58 on 3 Jun 2015.Ali al-Naimi, the Saudi oil minister (centre), Bob Dudley the...

    1. FT Alphaville

      December 23, 2014

      FirstFT (the new Lunch Wrap)

      Opec ok with $20 oil, Santa bucks and Palestinian bagpipers We may never see $100 oil again. That’s according to Saudi...

    2. FT Alphaville

      December 23, 2014

      FirstFT (the new 6am cut)

      We may never see $100 oil again. That’s according to Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi, who said Opec producers would not...

    3. FT Alphaville

      December 22, 2014

      Not everyone "deserves" oil market share according to Naimi

      For seasoned oil watchers the latest spew of “informed commentary” hitting the media waves is probably becoming...

    4. FT Alphaville

      December 22, 2014

      FirstFT (the new 6am cut)

      Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates blamed non-Opec countries for the oil rout and reiterated that they will not...

    5. Nick Butler

      December 15, 2014

      Energy Personality of the Year: Ali al-Naimi

      There were two contenders for this year’s award. The most obvious, and certainly the man who has won the most coverage...

    6. beyondbrics

      November 6, 2014

      Venezuela and Saudi Arabia: friends will be friends

      Ali al-Naimi, Saudi Arabia’s oil minister (pictured above on the right), and Rafael Ramírez, Venezuela’s foreign...

    7. July 7, 2013

      Saudi ramps up gas drilling to ease demand for oil

      Saudi Arabia has intensified drilling for gas as it seeks to reduce pressure on oil demand from domestic power...

    8. April 30, 2013

      Saudi oil capacity to remain constant

      Saudi Arabia does not plan to increase its oil production capacity in the next 30 years as new sources of supply, from...

    9. FT Alphaville

      October 17, 2012

      EMs can handle lower commodity prices

      Capital Economics ponders whether falling commodities prices will harm the emerging economies that rely most on selling...

    10. September 10, 2012

      Saudis cool on G7 call for oil output rise

      Saudi Arabia has given a cool reception to a rare G7 request to increase oil production to bring down energy costs,...

    11. June 25, 2012

      Crude oils wheels of central banks

      Investors looking at ways to prop up growth may want to look at another kind of liquidity: the central bank of oil....

    12. June 13, 2012

      Opec to keep its output ceiling unchanged

      Opec looked set to keep its production ceiling unchanged at its meeting on Thursday, despite a sharp fall in oil prices...

    13. FT Alphaville

      June 13, 2012

      While we wait for Opec

      Remember back in March, when oil prices were high and Ali Naimi, Saudi Arabia’s oil minister, penned a letter to the FT...

    14. June 12, 2012

      Opec’s price hawks press Saudis on output

      A year ago, Opec delegates held what Ali Naimi, the veteran Saudi oil minister, described as “one of the worst meetings...

    15. June 1, 2012

      Crude oil prices slide below $100

      Crude oil fell below $100 a barrel for the first time in seven months as weak Chinese and European economic data...

    16. April 12, 2012

      Oil price: the IEA weighs in

      How many oil industry authorities does it take to call the top of the market? Three, so far. Ali Naimi, Saudi Arabia’s...

    17. April 12, 2012

      Oil market pressures easing, says IEA

      The tide has turned in global oil markets, with the tightness seen over the past two years finally beginning to ease,...

    18. April 11, 2012

      Brent’s record run is what really matters

      The oil price is below the all-time high of almost $150 a barrel set in July 2008, but Brent crude is setting other...

    19. April 2, 2012

      More paper dollars will be required

      From Mr Charles J. Carignan. Sir, It may be well to remember that the price of oil in US dollars is also the price of...

    20. March 30, 2012

      Turkey cuts 20% of oil purchases from Iran

      Turkey is slashing its purchases of Iranian oil by 20 per cent, becoming Tehran’s last big energy client to fall into...

    21. FT Alphaville

      March 30, 2012

      The Lunch Wrap

      Good morning, New York FT ALPHAVILLE Fiscal illusions: The IMF released an excellent, pithy staff note on ‘Accounting...

    22. FT Alphaville

      March 29, 2012

      Saudi Arabia resorts to Jedi mindtricks

      Saudi Arabia’s oil minister Ali Naimi penned a sharply worded piece in the Financial Times on Thursday declaring that...

    23. FT Alphaville

      March 28, 2012

      The Closer

      Round-up Crude prices were hit by a pincer movement of official talks over an emergency reserve release, and ‘op-ed...

    24. March 28, 2012

      Talks over oil release push down crude

      Efforts by some of the world’s biggest oil buyers to co-ordinate the possible release of emergency reserves and an...

    25. beyondbrics

      March 21, 2012

      London headlines

      * Saudis battle to calm oil fears * Latin America at $10.3bn record for fundraising * Li Ka-Shing’s ARA said to plan...

    26. March 20, 2012

      Naimi calls high oil prices ‘unjustified’

      Saudi Arabia’s powerful oil minister, Ali Naimi, made a rare intervention into overheating oil markets on Tuesday,...

    27. March 14, 2012

      Saudi’s weapon against oil supply threat

      Saudi Arabia has a little-known weapon to fight against a disruption in Iranian oil supplies: millions of barrels of...

    28. FT Alphaville

      January 31, 2012

      Saudi oil minister seeks to reassure on global supply

      Ali Naimi, Saudi Arabia’s powerful oil minister, has insisted the kingdom will be able to make up for any disruptions...

    29. January 30, 2012

      Saudi oil minister reassures on global supply

      Ali Naimi, Saudi Arabia’s powerful oil minister, has insisted the kingdom will be able to make up for any disruptions...

    30. January 23, 2012

      Riyadh sets new crude norm

      Saudi Arabia sent a crystal clear message last week to the oil market: $100 a barrel is the new normal. For some, it is...

    31. FT Alphaville

      January 17, 2012

      How will the world live with $100 oil?

      For the long haul, that is. So, Saudi Arabia is now effectively targeting $100/barrel crude oil, instead of the $70 –...

    32. FT Alphaville

      January 17, 2012

      Saudi Arabia raises oil target price to $100

      Saudi Arabia is aiming to keep oil prices at about $100 a barrel, a third above its previous public target, the FT...

    33. January 16, 2012

      Asian leaders move to secure oil supplies

      Leading Asian economies wound up a week of intense Gulf energy diplomacy on Monday, taking centre stage at a summit...

    34. FT Alphaville

      January 16, 2012

      Iran warns against "unfriendly" oil output increase

      Iran’s Opec representative has told other members of the oil cartel that they will be “held as main culprits” if they...

    35. January 15, 2012

      Iran warns on output rise after sanctions

      Iran has warned Saudi Arabia and other members of the Opec cartel not to boost their oil production to make up for any...

    36. December 14, 2011

      Opec puts on united front in output deal

      In a show of unity, Opec yesterday agreed to keep its members’ oil output at current levels in a decision that should...

    37. December 14, 2011

      Opec agrees to maintain output levels

      Opec has pulled off a show of unity after its last meeting ended in disarray, agreeing to keep its members’ oil output...

    38. FT Alphaville

      December 14, 2011

      The Saudi production puzzle

      Last week it transpired that Saudi Arabian oil production had hit its highest level in three years. As Bloomberg...

    Search for Ali Naimi and


    Videos from that closely match this topic

    1. Anjli Raval on Saudi Arabia’s dismissal of an oil ‘price war’...
      November 13, 2014

      Anjli Raval on Saudi Arabia’s dismissal of an oil ‘pric...