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  • CARACAS, Oct 4- Participation by non- OPEC countries in a deal to stabilize oil prices would remove a total of 1.2 million barrels per day from an oversupplied market, Venezuela's Oil Minister Eulogio Del Pino said on Tuesday. "With the deal between OPEC countries, some 700,000 bpd are taken out of the market, and by adding non- OPEC, it's 1.2 million bpd," Del Pino said in a...

  • *Brent hits highest since June 10, WTI hits July 5 peaks. NEW YORK, Oct 4- Oil prices were slightly higher in choppy trade on Tuesday, with Brent hitting four-month highs on a rally inspired by OPEC plans to tighten output before a surging dollar pared gains. Brent crude was up 30 cents at $51.19 a barrel by 12:54 p.m. EDT, after rising to $51.37, its highest since June 10.

  • AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook, October 2016" before the West Virginia Economic Outlook Conference- 1205...

  • AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook, October 2016" before the West Virginia Economic Outlook Conference- 1205...

  • AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook, October 2016" before the West Virginia Economic Outlook Conference- 1205...

  • AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook, October 2016" before the West Virginia Economic Outlook Conference- 1205...

  • Oct 1- An experimental biotech drug developed by Johnson& Johnson proved more effective at clearing moderate to severe cases of the skin condition plaque psoriasis than a placebo or Abbvie Inc's big-selling Humira, according to data from a late stage study presented on Saturday. Andrew Blauvelt, lead researcher of the Phase III trial from the Oregon Medical...

  • ZURICH, Oct 1- Novartis's psoriasis drug Cosentyx showed long-term efficacy in keeping patients' skin clear, the Swiss drugmaker said on Saturday, citing a study it hopes will ultimately help the company to win business from rival medicines made by Amgen and Johnson& Johnson. Cosentyx's second-quarter sales hit $260 million from $30 million in the second...

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds interest rate meeting- 0330 GMT. AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook,...

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds interest rate meeting- 0330 GMT. AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook,...

  • *Oil company shares lift global stocks after OPEC deal. LONDON, Sept 29- An agreement by OPEC members to curb output boosted oil company shares on Thursday, lifted the currencies of crude-producing countries, and drove yields on low-risk government debt higher. "Everything you're seeing today is a response to the move in crude and the possible coordination...

  • *Iraq told OPEC meeting to change new ceiling- source. *Iraq's Luaibi complains about OPEC output estimates. ALGIERS, Sept 29- For years, debates in the OPEC conference room were dominated by clashes between top producer Saudi Arabia and arch-rival Iran.

  • *Oil company shares lift global stocks after OPEC deal. *India stocks, rupee fall on strikes on militants in Pakistan- controlled Kashmir. LONDON, Sept 29- An agreement by OPEC members to curb output boosted oil company shares on Thursday, lifted the currencies of crude-producing countries, and drove yields on low-risk government debt higher.

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  • SINGAPORE, Sept 29- Oil futures extended gains on Thursday after rising nearly 6 percent the day before on a surprise move by OPEC to curb crude output. But how much each country will produce is to be decided at the next formal OPEC meeting in November, when an invitation to join cuts could also be extended to non- OPEC countries such as Russia. "The decision really took...

  • OPEC says to limit output to 32.5 mln bpd. *After reaching group target, OPEC will seek non-member support. NEW YORK, Sept 28- Oil prices settled up nearly 6 percent on Wednesday after OPEC struck a deal to limit crude output at its policy meeting in November, its first agreement to cut production since 2008 and after the market crashed on oversupply.

  • *OPEC says to limit output to 32.5 mln bpd. *After reaching group target, OPEC will seek non-member support. NEW YORK, Sept 28- Oil prices settled up nearly 6 percent on Wednesday after OPEC sources said the group has struck a deal to limit crude output at its policy meeting in November, its first agreement to cut production since the market crashed two years ago on...

  • *Possible OPEC deal in Algiers though details only in Nov. NEW YORK, Sept 28- Oil prices rose more than 2 percent in volatile trade on Wednesday on speculation that OPEC members gathered in Algeria could lay the foundation for a production-limiting deal in November. Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries may announce an output freeze...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 28- U.S. stock prices slipped on Wednesday after comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen raised concerns about increased banking regulations, while oil prices rose in choppy trading amid hopes of an output agreement and data showing a bigger-than-expected increase in U.S. gasoline inventories. The dollar rose against the euro as...

  • *Oil up on U.S. inventories data, eyes on Algiers talks. LONDON, Sept 28- A recovery in Deutsche Bank shares helped push European stocks higher on Wednesday, easing concerns over Germany's financial sector that had hit equities in Asia and drove investors into safe-haven government bonds and the dollar. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and European Central...