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15 January, 2019 2:35 AM Oil prices edge up on supply cuts, but weakening economic outlook caps gains

Oil prices inched up on Tuesday amid supply cuts by producer club OPEC and Russia, although the darkening economic outlook capped gains. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $50.78 per barrel at 0041 GMT, up 27 cents, or 0.5 percent, from their last settlement. "The impact of OPEC+ cuts, Iran sanctions and lower month-on-month growth 127

11 January, 2019 8:46 AM Philippines won't buy military equipment from US: Duterte

MANILA: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterete has said his country won`t buy any more weapons from the US after it threatened to impose sanctions on nations purchasing Russian military equipment, authorities said on Friday. In an address to soldiers in Bulacan province on Thursday night, Duterte said he would not agree to buy equipment from the US as it had been among 137

5 January, 2019 8:49 AM Iran Says Despite US Sanctions, It Has Found New 'Potential' Oil Buyers

All countries that were granted waivers from the United States to continue buying a certain amount of Iranian oil imports are complying with U.S. sanctions, a senior Iranian energy official said, noting that Tehran was hopeful to find new buyers. The United States withdrew from a nuclear deal with Iran last year and snapped sanctions in place to choke 100

4 January, 2019 8:28 AM US Issues China Travel Advisory Amid Increased Tensions

Tensions with China increased after Canadian police arrested Huawei Technologies Co Ltd chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou at the request of the US The US State Department on Thursday renewed its warning for US citizens traveling in China to exercise increased caution due to "arbitrary enforcement of local laws" amid heightened diplomatic tensions 210

3 January, 2019 4:52 AM Trump's 'Game Of Thrones'-Inspired Poster Makes Cameo At Cabinet Meeting

The Game of Thrones-inspired poster had the warning "Sanctions Are Coming" - a spoof of the Stark family's iconic phrase "Winter Is Coming." There lies a 'Game of Thrones' fan in United States President Donald Trump, and the appearance of his poster inspired by the series is testament to the same. During a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Mr Trump sent a vague 108

2 January, 2019 7:00 AM Trump states looking forward to meeting with Kim Jong Un

Donald Trump response comes after Kim said in his New Year Speech that he wants good relations with the US but could consider a change of approach if Washington maintains its sanctions. US President Donald Trump said on January 1 that he looks forward to meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, a day after Pyongyang warned of considering a change 110

2 January, 2019 5:35 AM Indian Oil says Iran has not ruled out participating in Chennai Petroleum expansion

India's biggest refiner Indian Oil Corp Ltd said on Wednesday that Iran has not ruled out participating in a refinery expansion project at an Indian Oil subsidiary. Indian Oil's chairman Sanjiv Singh said that Iran had not said no to participating in the expansion of Chennai Petroleum Corp Ltd, a south India-based 20,000 barrels per day refinery 99

25 December, 2018 5:46 AM World's Richest Lost $511 Billion In A Year Of Market Turmoil

Even Amazon's Jeff Bezos, who recorded the biggest gain for 2018, wasn't spared the volatility The richest people on Earth lost $511 billion this year after record first-half gains were obliterated by a succession of bruising market selloffs. Global trade tensions and worries about a U.S. recession dragged markets lower at year-end, leaving the 500 people 248

14 December, 2018 6:55 PM US "In No Hurry" Over North Korea Nuclear Negotiations, Says Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump played down hopes Friday for any imminent deal to persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear arsenal. "Many people have asked how we are doing in our negotiations with North Korea -- I always reply by saying we are in no hurry," he tweeted. But Trump also expressed optimism, saying North Korea's economy has "wonderful potential" 148

13 December, 2018 5:01 AM Huawei's Troubles Spell Opportunity for Samsung as 5G Nears

Growing security concerns surrounding Huawei Technologies may help Samsung Electronics challenge the Chinese behemoth in the market for fifth-generation wireless communications, an executive at the South Korean giant said. While Samsung remains the world's biggest smartphone and semiconductor maker, Huawei dominates networking by a large margin. But its market 135