He was once my journalism mentor, but today News24 exposes Willem Breytenbach as a sexual predator, writes Adriaan Basson.
Aramco's prospectus will be used to market shares before individual investors begin bidding on the stock on November 17.
Fuel prices are set for slight drops across the board in the wake of oil price retreats in October, according to the AA.
Saudi Aramco showed it has made significant progress in restoring damaged oil infrastructure to normal operation just a month after a devastating aerial attack halted production. But work remains to be done.
"Only a fool would attack 5% of global supplies," he told CBS. "The only strategic goal is to prove that they are stupid and that is what they did."
The past week's sudden surge in oil prices brought to mind the nightmare of shortages, but it's not too likely motorists will be queueing to fill up around the world, analysts say.
Billionaire oil baron Harold Hamm just had a very big day.
The US is publicly and in leaks to the press making the case that Iran struck Saudi oil sites, but it remains unclear what the next step will be.
Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen claimed responsibility for the attack, but the US and Saudi Arabia are disputing that.
"This attack confirms some of the worst fears among militaries and law enforcement as to just how much damage one can do," an expert told Insider.
"The attacks came at a sensitive time for Aramco. The company could see its IPO valuation pulled lower as it prepares to go public," says on analyst.
The confusion wrought from the abrupt military repositioning also comes shortly after artillery rounds landed near US troops.
Sasol’s joint CEOs, Bongani Nqwababa and Stephen Cornell, have agreed to resign after an independent review into the company’s disastrous US project.
Saudi Arabia's crown prince warns in a 60 Minutes interview that oil prices could spike over tensions with Iran, and denies involvement in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi nearly one year ago.
The US and Saudi Arabia are looking for evidence proving Iranian culpability as the two countries weigh their responses to the debilitating attacks.
'We will continue to fulfill our mission of providing the energy the world needs,” Aramco's head told employees.
Drones have been used in attacks on Saudi airports, water facilities, and oil pipelines this year. Leaders knew their country was vulnerable.
Trump said it's "looking" as though Iran is responsible for the Saudi oil field attack but said he doesn't "want war with anybody."
Whether he's offering peace or leveling threats, Trump's inconsistency on Iran gives US allies and Tehran myriad reasons to doubt his words.
The record oil-price surge after a strike on a Saudi Arabian oil facility couldn’t come at a worse time for a world economy already in the grip of a deepening downturn.
International oil price jumped by close to 20% on Monday morning.
Cape Town Northern SuburbsNDC Personnel & Contractors CC
Cape TownRage SA
Cape TownProServ South Africa
Apartments / Flats
R 1 070 000
Apartments / Flats
R 10 200
R 1 260 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.