Oil prices trade below $42 in Asia

2015-11-30 07:30

Oil prices have traded below $42 in Asia ahead of an OPEC meeting and the release of data on China's important manufacturing sector later in the week.

Oil prices up in Asia

2015-11-26 07:42

Oil prices held above $43 a barrel in Asia after US crude supplies rose at a slower pace while jitters over the shooting down by Turkey of a Russian warplane lingered.

Gold extends gains on geopolitical tensions

2015-11-25 13:32

Gold has added to overnight gains on a softer dollar and heightened tensions after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane.

Oil climbs as Turkey shoots down Russian jet

2015-11-24 15:19

Global oil prices have risen after Turkey shot down a Russian jet on the Syria border, sparking fresh tensions in the crude-rich Middle East.

Oil recovers from early slide

2015-11-23 16:21

Oil prices have recovered on bargain-hunting after sliding earlier in the day owing to a stronger dollar and record-high crude stockpiles.

Oil down in Asia on oversupply fears

2015-11-23 07:25

Oil prices have fallen in Asia, extending their slide as a stronger dollar and news that world stockpiles have reached a record high put pressure on futures.

Survey: SA to cut wheat output by 2.7%

2015-11-19 17:30

SA will probably decrease its estimate for wheat production by 2.7% this season as the country's worst drought in 23 years affected planting, a survey shows.

Oil prices up in Asia, oversupply hobbles gains

2015-11-18 07:34

Oil prices have rebounded in Asia but buying sentiment remains sluggish owing to supply glut woes and a strong dollar.

Oil prices up in Asia but gains limited

2015-11-17 07:51

Oil prices have extended gains in Asia but the uptick was capped as investors waited for data on US crude stockpiles expected to further underscore a global supply glut.

Oil edges up after Paris attacks

2015-11-16 07:50

Crude benchmarks have seen high levels of activity as commodity traders looked for direction after the deadly attacks in Paris.


Oil prices trading below $43 in Asia

2015-11-27 07:38

Oil prices have traded below $43 in Asia as US markets took a break for Thanksgiving and Russia ruled out a military strike against Turkey for shooting down a warplane.

Oil prices drop before US data

2015-11-25 16:05

World oil prices have retreated ahead of the latest official reading on crude stockpiles in main consumer United States.

Oil prices down on diplomatic efforts to ease Middle East tensions

2015-11-25 07:37

Oil prices have fallen in Asia as diplomats tried to ease geopolitical tensions sparked by Turkey's shooting down of a Russian fighter jet on the Syrian border.

Gold in the firing line

2015-11-23 17:48

Gold is at a critical point at the moment, with the direction in price being influenced by what the US Federal Reserve is going to do next month, says an expert.

Sliding commodity prices hit stock markets

2015-11-23 15:13

London's stock market has dropped, as sliding metals and oil prices hurt heavyweight mining and energy companies.

Oil prices slightly up in Asia but gains limited

2015-11-20 07:25

Oil prices have been higher in Asia, but gains were limited in a market burdened by a persistent oversupply.

Oil prices edge higher after US, Fed reports

2015-11-19 07:36

Global oil prices have moved modestly higher as traders weighed a small gain in US inventories and a Fed's report that supported expectations of a December rate hike.

Oil drops as glut woes return

2015-11-17 15:09

World oil prices have slid on traders' thoughts returned to the stubborn oil glut that has plagued the market for months.

Oil climbs after biggest loss since March

2015-11-16 14:56

Oil has climbed in New York, stemming its biggest weekly loss since March, amid tension after France bombed Syria in response to terrorist attacks in Paris.

Oil stages modest rebound on demand outlook

2015-11-13 15:55

World oil prices have risen, rebounding slightly from the previous day's sharp losses, after the International Energy Agency forecast sustained demand.

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