Friday April 24, 2015
Oil prices slipped on profit-taking in Asian trade today, unwinding sharp gains in the previous session fuelled by concerns unrest in the Middle East could hurt supplies from the region.
Wednesday April 22, 2015
Global oil prices have diverged as traders digested the latest weekly crude inventories report from top consumer the United States.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
World oil prices rose further today on forecasts that US shale oil production will decline and hopes the Chinese government will roll out a stimulus package for the slowing economy.
Monday April 13, 2015
World oil prices modestly have extended last week's gains in cautious trade as investors digested news of another rise in US crude oil inventories in an abundantly supplied global market.
Sunday April 12, 2015
Grammy-award winning rapper Nelly has been arrested on felony drug charges, after a Tennessee state trooper stopped the vehicle he was travelling in and found illegal drugs.
Thursday April 09, 2015
Oil prices rebounded today on bargain-hunting after a surge in US crude stockpiles and record output in Saudi Arabia sparked a sell-off in the previous session.
Wednesday April 08, 2015
Oil prices fell today on profit-taking after the previous day's sharp gains, while traders expected another rise in US crude inventories.
Tuesday April 07, 2015
Gertrude Weaver, who last week became the world's oldest living person, has died at the age of 116 at a senior care facility in the US state of Arkansas.
Wednesday April 01, 2015
Oil prices were largely steady today as marathon talks aimed at preventing Iran from getting a nuclear bomb went into a nail-biting extension.
Tuesday March 31, 2015
Oil fell today as dealers tracked last-ditch efforts between global powers and Iran to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear programme and ease sanctions imposed on the crude producer.