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Oil falls, caught between Iran talks and Ukraine crisis

BRENT CRUDE OIL was trading down 2.00%at $92.90 Oil prices fell on Thursday as talks to resurrect a nuclear deal with Iran entered their final stages, but losses were capped by heightened tensions between top energy exporter Russia and the West over Ukraine. Brent Crude traded down $1.26, or...

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Oil steadies near seven-year high on Ukraine-Russia tensions

BRENT CRUDE OIL was trading down 0.31%at $94.16 Oil steadied on Monday after earlier hitting its highest in more than seven years on fears that a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine could trigger U.S. and European sanctions that would disrupt exports from one of the world’s top producers. Brent...

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Oil slips from 7-year high ahead of more U.S.-Iran talks

Brent Oil was trading down 2.05%  at  $90.79. Oil slipped to around $92 a barrel on Tuesday ahead of the resumption of indirect talks between the United States and Iran, which may revive a nuclear agreement that could eventually allow more oil exports from the OPEC producer. A deal could...

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Oil slips below $89 on speculation of faster OPEC+ hike

Brent Oil was trading up 0.40%  at  $88.91. Oil slipped on Tuesday, staying close to a seven-year high, weighed by speculation OPEC+ could go further than expected to add supply at a meeting this week and expectations of a rise in U.S. inventories. While the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting...

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Oil heads for sixth weekly gain amid supply concerns

Brent Oil was trading up 0.41%  at  $88.47. Oil prices rose on Friday, heading towards a sixth consecutive weekly gain, as geopolitical tensions continue to raise supply concerns. Brent crude futures were up 63 cents, or 0.7%, at $89.97 a barrel by 1013 GMT, having hit $91.04 on Thursday for...

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Oil prices rebound as growing political tensions fuel supply fears

Brent Oil was trading 0.72% up at  $87.48. Oil rose towards $89 a barrel on Wednesday, within sight of a seven-year high, supported by tight supply and geopolitical tensions in Europe and the Middle East that raise concerns about further disruption. U.S. President Joe Biden said on Tuesday he would...

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Oil prices rise on supply fears amid tensions in Eastern Europe, Middle East

Brent Oil  was trading 0.68% up at  $87.66. Oil prices rose on Monday on worries about supply disruption amid rising tensions in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, which could make an already tight market even tighter, while OPEC and its allies continued to struggle to raise output. Crude oil...

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Oil prices slip from 2014 highs, supply concerns limit losses

Brent Oil was trading 0.42% down at  $88.05. Oil slipped on Thursday as investors took profits following a month-long rally in prices, but strong demand and short-term supply disruptions continue to support prices close to their highest levels since late 2014. Brent crude futures fell 49 cents, or 0.6%, to...

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Oil highest since 2014 as Turkey outage adds to tight supply outlook

Brent Oil was trading 1.31% up at  $88.62. Oil prices rose for a fourth day on Wednesday as an outage on a pipeline from Iraq to Turkey increased concerns about an already tight supply outlook amid worrisome geopolitical troubles in Russia and the United Arab Emirates. Brent crude futures rose...

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Oil prices hit 7-year highs as tight supply bites

Brent Oil was trading 1.13% up at  $87.61. Benchmark oil prices climbed to their highest level since 2014 on Tuesday as possible supply disruption after attacks in the Mideast Gulf added to an already tight supply outlook. Brent crude futures rose $1.02, or 1.2%, to $87.50 a barrel by 0924...

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