ARTICLES RELATING TO OIL

Oil prices slide after US-inspired jump

2015-08-28 15:45

Oil has slid at the end of a tumultuous week, during which prices hit 6.5-year lows on fears over China's slowing economy, then rebounded on US growth data.

Oil prices up in Asian trade

2015-08-27 07:38

Oil has risen in Asia as dealers digested a mixed US energy report showing a dip in crude inventories, but barely any decline in production despite sinking prices.

Oil firms before US energy report

2015-08-26 15:00

Oil prices have turned higher but remains near six-year lows ahead of the latest US energy report after jitters over China's economy spurred heavy losses.

Oil market stages rebound

2015-08-25 15:43

Oil prices have rebounded somewhat but remained under pressure after a sell-off sparked by the faltering economy in top global energy consumer China.

Commodities slump to 16-year low led by oil drop

2015-08-24 10:42

Oil futures have led a dramatic fall in commodity prices, with crude trading below $40 a barrel as fears over China's economy sent investors fleeing to safe havens.

Oil dives below $40, first time since 2009

2015-08-21 20:15

US crude oil prices dropped below $40 a barrel for the first time since the 2009 financial crisis, notching their longest weekly losing streak in 29 years.

US oil falls longest in 29 years on China data

2015-08-21 11:45

US oil prices have headed for their eighth consecutive week of falls, the longest losing streak since 1986, after a sharp drop in Chinese manufacturing data.

Oil approaches key $40 level

2015-08-20 15:15

Global oil prices have hit a new six and a half year low, nearing the key $40 a barrel level as a surprise rise in US stocks fuelled supply glut fears.

Oil prices fall ahead of US stocks data

2015-08-19 07:32

Oil prices have fallen in Asia, giving up meagre gains in the previous session as investors await a US inventory report to gauge demand in the world's top economy.

Oil prices slide further in Asia

2015-08-18 07:36

Oil prices have slipped further in Asia, weighed down by a strengthening dollar as fears of weakening demand in China added to expectations of lasting global oversupply.

 

Oil prices extend gains on strong US data

2015-08-28 07:41

Crude has extended gains in Asia following a 10% price surge in the previous session fuelled by strong US economic data.

Oil picks up after rout

2015-08-26 18:36

Oil prices have recovered some lost ground after a sharp fall sparked by worries about China's faltering economy, the world's largest energy consumer.

Oil prices near six-year lows ahead of US energy report

2015-08-26 07:38

Oil prices have dipped, trading near six-year lows ahead of the latest US energy report after jitters over China's faltering economy spurred heavy losses this week.

Commodities recover ground after China-led rout

2015-08-25 07:45

Crude prices and most commodities have rebounded in Asia but remained under pressure following a global sell-off triggered by mounting fears over China's faltering economy.

Crude extends losses, US oil trades below $40

2015-08-24 06:40

Crude prices have dived in Asia, with US oil hovering below the key $40 a barrel mark amid deepening concerns about weak Chinese economic growth and global oversupply.

Oil heads for eighth straight week of falls

2015-08-21 15:07

Oil has headed for its eighth straight weekly decline, as sliding stock markets added to worries that global economic growth will hurt energy demand.

Oil heads for eighth straight week of falls

2015-08-21 07:43

Oil have headed for its eighth straight weekly decline in Asia, as sharp falls in equities added to fears of lacklustre global economic growth will hurt energy demand.

Oil approaches key $40 level in Asian trade

2015-08-20 07:28

Oil prices have slid to a fresh six and a half year low in Asia, approaching the key $40 a barrel level after a surprise rise in US inventories added to fears of a supply glut.

Oil prices extend losses

2015-08-18 15:57

Oil prices have slipped further, as concerns about weakening demand growth in China added to expectations that a global oversupply could last for years.

Brent crude oil steady, NY price drops

2015-08-17 14:57

Brent North Sea crude has steadied while New York-traded oil fell as markets reacted to high supplies and sluggish demand.

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