Seven Sisters

2013 Vertical Run In Beijing

The changing relationship between international oil companies and national oil companies is a fascinating topic that constantly shifts with global economic trends, supply/demand fundamentals, geopolitical balance of power and much more. The global oil market pivot eastward toward rapidly expanding Asian economies is nothing new, but the prospect of a powerful new Asian-based international oil… Keep reading →

Israel marks 30th anniversary of the 1973 Yom Kippur War

With all the coverage of the 1973 Arab Oil Embargo – which began on this day 40 years ago – it’s interesting to get a major oil company’s perspective. And not just any oil company, but one of the original “7 Sisters,” London-based BP. This video features commentary from former BP Chairmen, Sirs Eric Drake… Keep reading →