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Oil prices extend gains in Asia

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Oil prices rose in Asia Monday, lifted by a surge in equities following last week’s sharp gains on Wall Street, but analysts said prices remain weighed by weak demand in an oversupplied market.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Asian markets sink further on global economy fears

A woman walks past an electronic board of a local bank showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Global stocks sank under the weight of worries about the possible timing of a U.S. rate hike, economic weakness in China and an impending referendum on Scottish independence. Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 1.9 percent to 24,705.36. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

Asian markets suffered fresh selling pressure Monday while the dollar dipped and oil hit multi-year lows following another round of losses on Wall Street fueled by global growth concerns.

Posted: October 13th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Oil prices down in Asian trade as weak demand weighs

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Oil prices fell in Asian trade Monday on growing concerns about demand as equities tumble on global growth woes and supplies increase.

Posted: October 13th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Asian shares mixed after US jobs, Hong Kong protests subside

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Asian markets were mixed Monday after a strong US jobs report showed unemployment at a six-year low, while the dollar held on to most of the gains enjoyed at the end of last week.

Posted: October 7th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Business Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Oil prices slip on increased supply, strong dollar

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Crude prices slipped Monday to multi-year lows owing to a build-up in supplies while the dollar rallied in response to a strong US jobs report, as analysts warned of further losses.

Posted: October 6th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

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