Shares look a better prospect than commodities for investors, given the relative strength in raw material prices and their vulnerability to tighter regulation - besides any economic setbacks, ABN Amro said.
BAGHDAD (AP) -- An Iraqi oil official says China's National Petroleum Corp. has begun pumping oil from al-Ahdab oil field in central Iraq.
Oil Ministry spokesman Assem Jihad says production will be ramped up to 60,000 barrels per day.
"If the world economy gets better, I earn my money on commodities. If the global economy gets worse, then they will print more money and I will make money in commodities." Jim Rogers