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Attacks Deal a Blow to Saudi Aramco's Prospects

Sep 16, 2019 | 22:19 GMT
This photo shows a Saudi Aramco facility just outside Riyadh.

A picture taken on Sept. 15, 2019, shows an Aramco oil facility at the edge of the Saudi capital Riyadh. Saudi Arabia raced today to restart operations at oil plants hit by attacks that slashed its production.

(FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

While the weekend assaults should have only a limited effect on global markets, their aftermath highlights the vulnerabilities of the kingdom's oil giant, tarnishing its planned IPO and perhaps threatening the OPEC+ alliance....

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