Blanch, Bordoff, Smitherman Discuss Crude, Outlook

Oct. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Francisco Blanch, head of global commodities and derivatives research for Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Jason Bordoff, director of the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University, and Barry Smitherman, chairman of the Texas Railroad Commission, participated in a panel discussion about the outlook for crude oil. Bloomberg's Margot Habiby moderated the panel on Oct. 22 at the Bloomberg Link Oil & Gas Conference in Houston. (Source: Bloomberg)

Bechtel Among Bidders to Manage Saudi Projects
33:08 - Several international companies are bidding to manage a new initiative that's aimed at streamlining Saudi's state spending. The National Project Management Office was created to increase efficiency as the world's largest oil exporter tries to overhaul its crude-dependent economy. Bloomberg's Vivian Nereim reports on "Bloomberg Markets Middle East." (Source: Bloomberg)
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