Salman Saffar

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Strength In Oil Is Gushing

Crude Oil is shifting into beast mode. After a fast plunge from over $100 in 2014 it found some support when it hit the rising 16 year trend line in …

Saudi Aramco set to become one of world's biggest oil traders

Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest oil exporter, plans to trade as much as 6 million barrels a day, a jump in volume that would put it in the top tier …

Commodities Flashing Once-In-A-Generation Buy Signal

Since the commodities supercycle began unwinding 10 years ago, many investors have been waiting for the right conditions to trigger mean reversion …

How to beat procrastination (backed by science)

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization.<p>Historical figures like Herodotus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Benjamin …

Procrastination

I've found the key to being more productive and successful comes down to 3 hours of my day

When I feel overwhelmed with everything I need to get done, I remind myself of the power of three uninterrupted hours.<p>I am always less stressed when I have time alone to work and think  —  and I have learned that three focused hours drastically improves my mood.<p>This is true whether it is hundreds …

Time Management

U.S. to overtake Russia as top oil producer by 2019 at latest: IEA | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - The United States will overtake Russia as the world’s biggest oil producer by 2019 at the latest, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Tuesday, as the country’s shale oil boom continues to upend global markets.<p>IEA Executive Director Fatih Birol said at an event in Tokyo …

Oil

14 hostels you won’t believe aren’t luxury hotels

When you think of hostels, images of dirty, insect-ridden bunk beds in a tiny dorm room may come to mind.<p>But thanks to technology and social media, dodgy operators can't get away with mediocre listings anymore if they want to succeed in the competitive hostel market.<p>Hostel booking site Hostelworld …

Jim Rogers Says Next Bear Market Will Be Worst in His Life

Jim Rogers, 75, says the next bear market in stocks will be more catastrophic than any other market downturn that he’s lived through.<p>The veteran …

All-time low for discovered resources in 2017: Around 7 billion barrels of oil equivalent was discovered

Rystad Energy concluded this week that 2017 was yet another record low year for discovered conventional volumes globally. Less than seven billion …

Is Oil About To Collapse?

When writing about markets, here and elsewhere, I usually try to avoid the temptation to write sensational things. Words like “collapse” and “crash”, …

Oil's Cycle Low Is Nigh

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Last Chance For The Dollar Rally

I think we need to focus on what is happening to the dollar. The intermediate cycle is now 63 weeks long. Clearly that isn’t normal. I’ve maintained …

Signs Of Excess: Crowding And Innovation

I have regularly written about the many shortcomings of human psychology when it comes to investing. More importantly, while the emotions of <i>greed</i> and</i> …

Iraq Is New Oil King, Beats Saudis in Fastest Growing Market

by Bloomberg<p>Debjit Chakraborty & Dhwani Pandya<p>Wednesday, June 14, 2017<p>Iraq is gaining the edge over Saudi Arabia in the world's fastest-growing oil …

Oil

Global Oil Consumption Rate Grows

Global oil consumption grew above the 10-year average rate for a second consecutive year in 2016.

The Headwinds To Higher Oil Prices

In late 2016, OPEC, along with the Russian’s and other countries, agreed to cut production in order to try and <i>“balance”</i> the supply/demand imbalance …

How you can use the 5-hour rule to achieve your goals and improve your life

You try hard ever day, but never see any long-term improvement. You feel trapped where you are, unable to move forward or progress. You see other …

Saudi Aramco inks $7 billion deal for Malaysian oil venture

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Oil giant Saudi Aramco signed a $7 billion deal Tuesday to take a 50 percent stake in a mega Malaysian oil refinery …

Traders drain pricey U.S. oil storage as OPEC deal bites

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO - Crude oil storage tanks are seen from above at the Cushing oil hub in Cushing<p>By Catherine Ngai and Liz Hampton<p>NEW …

9 gardening trends that are going to be taking over flower beds in 2017

Find out what's growing in popularity.<p>1 Bright, bold colours<p>Neutrals might be "in" in home décor, but outside, vibrant hues are trending. Instead of …

Gardening

OPEC Production Cut Numbers Are In. Will Oil Prices Move Higher?

S&P Global Platts, one of the secondary sources of oi production data that OPEC will use to determine compliance with its November 2016 deal, has …

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

Time Management

Non-OPEC Oil Producers Could Hold Key To Successful 2017 Cuts

<i>Confidence from OPEC’s November production deal buoyed oil markets through the end of 2016. Now that 2017 has arrived, the oil market is showing</i> …

Seven science-backed tips for forming habits that stick

Banishing bad habits and converting them to good ones is not easy. As Mark Twain once wrote, “Habit is habit, and not to be flung out the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs one step at a time.” But how do we coax the bad habit down the stairs and out the door while encouraging the new one up …

Self-help

الگاردينيا - مجلة ثقافية عامة - ((أطياف الماضي وذكريات عن جيل الرسامين والنحاتين العراقيين ودورههم في نهضة الفن وقيمه الفنية))

إِنَّ كَلاَمَ الْحُكَمَاءِ إذَا كَانَ صَوَاباً كَانَ دَوَاءً، وَإِذَا كَانَ خَطَأً كَانَ دَاءً...الإمام علي ـ كرم الله وجهه<p>التفاصيلتم إنشاءه بتاريخ …

Why bees could be the secret to superhuman intelligence

A tool inspired by swarming insects is helping people predict the future - making groups of people smarter than their members are by themselves.<p>Louis Rosenberg thinks he has found a way to make us all a lot smarter. The secret to this superhuman intelligence? Bees.<p>Rosenberg runs a Silicon Valley …

Artificial Intelligence

How to retire early: A 5-step plan

Wish you could retire right now? Give up the rat race, embrace a life of independence, reduce your stress, and have more time for what you value most …

Retirement

How Our Brains Trick Us Into Choosing Instant Gratification Over Long-term Goals

Distractions and emotions can lead us away from where we want to go.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Humans are clever creatures.<p>We thought up outer space travel, penicillin and the Internet. With every century, the technology we use gets more and more …

Princeton University

25 Best Habits to Have in Life

If you are committed to happiness and success, work these into your daily routine.<p>Contributor<p>Entrepreneur, software engineer, author, blogger and founder of WanderlustWorker.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are creatures of habit. Everything we think, say and do is …

Motivation