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  • JOHANNESBURG, Nov 7- The United States is considering partnering with China on improving electricity in Africa and the proposal could be part of bilateral discussions when President Barack Obama visits Beijing next week, two sources involved told Reuters. "Plans have been discussed and outline ideas drawn up but there are understandably nerves given the...

  • SEOUL, Nov 7- U.S. crude futures extended losses to around $77.85 in early Asian trades on Friday, pressured by oil supply gluts and a stronger dollar, and bringing the week's slide to more than three percent. *U.S. crude fell 7 cents at $77.84 a barrel as of 0010 GMT, after it finished down 77 cents at $77.91 on the previous session. *The euro plunged to its lowest in more...

  • At the close, Brent's front-month was down 9 cents at $82.86 a barrel, compared to its 90 cent- fall earlier in the day. On Thursday, oil prices came under renewed pressure after OPEC's insistence that it was "not panicking" over the near 30 percent fall in Brent's value since June. Traders took that to mean there will be no output cuts at OPEC's Nov. 27 meeting.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 6- Oil markets fell back on Thursday after a one-day spike as worries about high supplies returned to haunt traders, while the dollar pressed on with its rally which weighed on commodities priced in the currency. Benchmark Brent was down 60 cents, or 0.7 percent, at $82.35 a barrel by 11:20 a.m. EST. U.S. crude was off $1.05, or 1.3 percent, at $77.63, after...

  • *Potential for Iran deal weighs on prices. LONDON, Nov 6- Brent crude oil fell towards $82 a barrel on Thursday as apparent momentum towards a deal between Iran and world powers over its nuclear programme and a strong U.S. dollar overwhelmed supply shocks in the Middle East. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that a deal between Iran and six world powers...

  • LONDON, Nov 6- Brent crude oil fell below $83 a barrel on Thursday as apparent momentum towards a deal between Iran and world powers over its nuclear programme and higher U.S. inventories overwhelmed supply shocks in the Middle East. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that a deal between Iran and six world powers would be harder to achieve after a Nov....

  • LONDON, Nov 6- Brent crude oil was steady below $83 a barrel on Thursday as apparent momentum towards a deal between Iran and world powers over its nuclear programme and higher U.S. inventories offset supply shocks in the Middle East. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that a deal between Iran and six world powers would be harder to achieve after a Nov....

  • UPDATE 3-Brent falls below $83 on oversupply Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:28 AM ET

    LONDON, Nov 6- Brent crude oil fell below $83 a barrel on Thursday, as apparent momentum towards a deal between Iran and world powers over its nuclear programme, and a U.S. inventory build, added to concerns of oversupply. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that a deal between Iran and the P5 +1 group of countries would be harder to achieve after a Nov. 24...

  • NEW DELHI, Nov 5- Indian refiners completed payment of $900 million in frozen oil revenues to Iran on Wednesday under an interim deal that eased some sanctions against Tehran over its disputed nuclear work, said industry sources with direct knowledge of the matter. Iran and the United States, China, France, Germany, Britain and Russia agreed in July to extend the...

  • Why Wall Street has not priced in midterm elections Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    The midterm elections, which Wall Street has largely ignored, could pack some surprises for markets Tuesday.

  • Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday during a visit to Canada that he would like to make a decision soon on TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL crude oil pipeline. TransCanada has waited more than six years for the Obama administration to make a decision on the line, which would take as much as 830,000 barrels per day of Alberta tar sands crude to refineries on...

  • Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday during a visit to Canada that he would like to make a decision soon on TransCanada Corp's controversial Keystone XL crude oil pipeline but needs to wait for due diligence.

  • US may tighten border controls after Ottawa attack Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 8:13 AM ET

    U.S. officials are debating whether to tighten controls on the border with Canada and make it easier to revoke the passports of suspected militants.

  • SHANGHAI, Oct 24- Australia, Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a China- backed Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Western-dominated multilateral lenders. China's $50 billion Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is seen as a challenge to the World Bank and Asian Development Bank,...

  • SHANGHAI, Oct 24- Australia, Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a China- backed Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Western-dominated multilateral lenders. China's proposed $50 billion Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is seen as a challenge to the World Bank and Asian...

  • US spent $7.6B against Afghan poppy...to no avail Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 2:36 PM ET
    An Afghan policeman destroys poppies during a campaign against narcotics in Kunar province, April 29, 2014.

    Although the US spent $7.6 billion to eradicate poppy in Afghanistan, cultivation of the opium source is at an all time high.

  • *Clashes in Mong Kok protest hotspot early on Sunday. HONG KONG, Oct 20- A deepening sense of impasse gripped Hong Kong as pro-democracy protests entered their fourth week, with the government having limited options to end the crisis and demonstrators increasingly willing to confront police. Hopes of easing the worst political crisis in Hong Kong since Britain...

  • Their forthcoming meeting in Milan is an encouraging sign for Moscow, Kiev and the West, who are balancing on the brink of a new gas rift following Russia's decision to cut supplies to Ukraine because of mounting debt. Ukraine faces possible energy shortages this winter if no deal is reached, which in turn risks causing disruptions to Europe's gas supplies-- as...

  • India's Jan-Sept Iran oil imports up 38 pct y/y -trade Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 2:37 AM ET

    *India's total Sept oil imports drop 1.9 pct y/y- trade. NEW DELHI, Oct 15- India's oil imports from Iran rose 38 percent in the first nine months of the year as shipments surged with an easing of Western sanctions over Tehran's suspected nuclear activities, tanker arrival data obtained from trade sources shows. Diplomats from the United States, the European Union...

  • Russian natural gas producer Gazprom cut supplies to Ukraine in June after Kiev failed to pay gas debts which Russia says have now reached more than $5 billion. Ukraine faces a possibility of energy shortages this winter if no deal is reached, risking a replay of the disruptions to Europe's gas supplies seen in 2006 and 2009. Europe receives a third of its gas...