Nigerian Oil Output Below 1.8 Million BPD Quota

Nigerian oil production remains below 1.8 million barrels per day, in compliance with a quota set on the African nation by OPEC earlier this year in response to its explosive output growth through 2017. Oil Minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu made the announcement in Vienna, where the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries’ headquarters is located. The …

Iranian hackers targeted aviation and energy companies: FireEye

CLOSE A private cybersecurity firm has identified what it says is a hacking group sponsored by the Iranian government that has targeted organizations in the U.S., the Middle East and Asia. USA TODAY An oil rig in Bahrain.(Photo: AP) SAN FRANCISCO — A suspected Iranian hacking group has been targeting aviation and energy companies in the United …