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Oil prices on track for biggest weekly gain since August

Brent Oil was trading 0.05%down at $74.36. Oil prices were on track for their biggest weekly gain since late August, with market sentiment buoyed by easing concerns over the Omicron coronavirus variant’s impact on global economic growth and fuel demand. The Brent and WTI benchmarks were both on course...

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Italy fines Amazon record $1.3 billion for abuse of market dominance

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) is trading flat at 3523.16 Italy’s antitrust watchdog said on Thursday it had fined Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) 1.13 billion euros ($1.28 billion) for alleged abuse of market dominance, in one of the biggest penalties imposed on a U.S. tech giant in Europe. Amazon said it “strongly disagreed” with...

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Oil prices off 7-week lows but under pressure as release of reserves eyed

Brent Oil was trading 0.74%down at $81.87. Oil prices came off seven-week lows on Monday but remained under pressure after Japan said it was weighing releasing oil reserves and as the COVID-19 situation in Europe worsened, raising concerns about both oversupply and weak demand. Brent lost 26 cents, or...

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Norway takes delivery of Boeing P-8 submarine-hunter aircraft

Boeing (NYSE:BA) Co is trading up 0.28% at 227.25 Norway took delivery on Thursday of the first of five Boeing (NYSE:BA) Co P-8 maritime patrol aircraft, central to the NATO country’s ability to expand its submarine-hunting capabilities in the strategic “High North” area inside the Arctic Circle. The five...

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Oil prices steady after falling on signs U.S. may release more reserves

Brent Oil was trading 0.06% down at $82.58. Oil prices were steady on Thursday after falling in the previous session on concerns rising inflation in the United States, spurred by climbing energy costs, may prompt the government to release more strategic crude stockpiles to drive down prices. On Wednesday,...

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TOP 3 MARKET EVENTS IN UPCOMING WEEK – 06 NOVEMBER 2021

U.K. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) YoY WHEN: WHAT IT INFLUENCES: 11 th NOVEMBER 2021 GBP and its subsequent pairs WHAT’S HAPPENING: The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) measures the activity level of purchasing managers in the manufacturing sector. A reading above 50 indicates expansion in the sector; below 50...

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Oil rally resumes as OPEC+ seen keeping supply tight

Brent Oil was trading 0.48% upat $84.03. Oil rose further above $84 a barrel on Friday, within sight of a multi-year high hit this week, as expectations OPEC and its allies will keep supply tight countered rising U.S. inventories and the prospect of more Iranian exports. Algeria said on...

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Oil Mixed, Losses Capped by Solid U.S. Demand, Global Energy Crunch

Brent Oil was trading 0.65% down at  $85.27. Oil was mixed Thursday morning in Asia, giving up some earlier gains as some investors scooped up profits from a recent rally. However, solid demand in the U.S. and a switch to fuel oil from coal and gas amid a global coal...

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