Oil fell the most in roughly a week after France announced it will start a month-long lockdown.
It would require the owners of all power generators, transmission lines, natural gas facilities and pipelines to protect their facilities against extreme weather.
Islamic State-linked insurgents remain in the town closest to the Total-led $20 billion natural gas project.
The deployment used Halliburton’s intelligent fracturing system.
Saudi Aramco rose the most in 10 months in Riyadh trading after the government allowed it to cut dividends and redirect the cash into new investments to fulfill the crown prince’s economic plans.
CGG announced on Wednesday that it has been awarded three ‘major’ seismic imaging projects by BP (NYSE: BP).
The OPEC+ alliance seems poised to give the oil market ‘yet another dose of bullish medicine’ at tomorrow’s policy meeting, according to Rystad Energy oil markets analyst Louise Dickson.
Qatar Petroleum has announced that it will not be renewing the Qatargas Liquefied Natural Gas Company Limited (QG1) joint venture upon the expiry of the relevant agreements on December 31.
Santos announces that a final investment decision has been taken to proceed with the $3.6 billion Barossa gas and condensate project.
Oil rebounded ahead of an OPEC+ meeting on Thursday at which the group will decide on output policy.