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  • The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has agreed to cut production by 1.2 million barrels per day to 32.5 million bpd from Jan. 1 in an attempt to clear a global oversupply that has depressed prices for more than two years. Russia and other key exporters outside OPEC have said they will also cut output. Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid...

  • Russia and other key exporters outside OPEC have said they will also cut output. But global oil production remains high and, with inventories near record levels in many areas, investors doubt that OPEC and its allies can trim output enough to push up prices. "Cuts by OPEC and non- OPEC countries have just started and it will take some time for them to filter through,"...

  • Russia and other key exporters outside OPEC have said they will also cut output. But global oil production remains high and, with inventories near record levels in many areas, investors doubt that OPEC and its allies can trim output enough to push up prices. "Cuts by OPEC and non- OPEC countries have just started and it will take some time for them to filter through,"...

  • Russia and other key exporters outside OPEC have said they will also cut output. But global oil production remains high and, with inventories near record levels in many areas, investors doubt that OPEC and its allies can trim output enough to push up prices. "Cuts by OPEC and non- OPEC countries have just started and it will take some time for them to filter through,"...

  • Russia and other key exporters outside OPEC have said they will also cut output. But global oil production remains high and, with inventories near record levels in many areas, investors doubt that OPEC and its allies can trim output enough to push up prices. "Cuts by OPEC and non- OPEC countries have just started and it will take some time for them to filter through,"...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 16- Companies could unlock at least $12 trillion in market opportunities by 2030 and create up to 380 million jobs by implementing a few key development goals, according to a study by a group including global business and finance leaders. The group was launched at the Davos 2016 World Economic Forum to encourage businesses to take the lead...

  • PARIS- ECB policymakers Francois Villeroy de Galhau and Peter Praet to speak at a Bank of France's " Secular Stagnation and Growth Measurement Conference"- 0800 GMT. WASHINGTON, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on monetary and fiscal policy before the Brookings Institution- 1500 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Chair...

  • PARIS- ECB policymakers Francois Villeroy de Galhau and Peter Praet to speak at a Bank of France's " Secular Stagnation and Growth Measurement Conference"- 0800 GMT. WASHINGTON, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on monetary and fiscal policy before the Brookings Institution- 1500 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Chair...

  • PARIS- ECB policymakers Francois Villeroy de Galhau and Peter Praet to speak at a Bank of France's " Secular Stagnation and Growth Measurement Conference"- 0800 GMT. WASHINGTON, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on monetary and fiscal policy before the Brookings Institution- 1500 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Chair...

  • PARIS- ECB policymakers Francois Villeroy de Galhau and Peter Praet to speak at a Bank of France's " Secular Stagnation and Growth Measurement Conference"- 0800 GMT. WASHINGTON, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor Lael Brainard speaks on monetary and fiscal policy before the Brookings Institution- 1500 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Chair...

  • WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen will host a townhall meeting with educators from across the Country United States- 0000 GMT. TOKYO- Asian Development Bank President Takehiko Nakao delivers speech about the outlook for Asian economies and the role of ADB- 0800 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson talks about current...

  • Workers from Select Energy Services at a Hess fracking site near Williston, N.D.

    Hess Corp budgeted $2.25 billion for exploration and production this year.

  • *France set to become first G7 country to issue debt. Sales could accelerate further this year, with France set to become the first G7 country to join the development banks and companies that have already issued this form of financing. "To have a major G7 issuer like France commit to doing a large programme is very important...

  • *France set to become first G7 country to issue debt. Sales could accelerate further this year, with France set to become the first G7 country to join the development banks and companies that have already issued this form of financing. "To have a major G7 issuer like France commit to doing a large program is very important...

  • *Other key OPEC members begin cutting oil production. LONDON, Jan 12- Oil prices jumped more than $1 a barrel on Thursday on news that key OPEC members were cutting production as promised and on forecasts of strong demand growth in China. Several OPEC members appear to be implementing the deal.

  • *Other key OPEC members begin cutting oil production. LONDON, Jan 12- Oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel on Thursday on reports key OPEC members were starting to cut production as promised and on forecasts of strong demand growth in China. "All the focus is now on OPEC compliance, which seems to be moving ahead as planned," said Bjarne Schieldrop, chief commodities...

  • *Other key OPEC members begin cutting oil production. LONDON, Jan 12- Oil prices rose on Thursday, supported by reports that key members of OPEC were starting to cut production as promised and by forecasts of strong demand growth in China. "All the focus is now on OPEC compliance, which seems to be moving ahead as planned," said Bjarne Schieldrop, chief commodities...

  • Digital kills the FM radio star

    Jan Thoresen, CEO of Sol.no., says the switch from FM to digital radio is rather meaningless.

  • NAPLES, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic conditions and monetary policy before a panel at the American Council of Life Insurers Executive Roundtable- 1345 GMT. NAPLES, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis Lockhart speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy...

  • OSLO, Norway— Norway began shutting down analog radio technology Wednesday as the Scandinavian country becomes the first in the world to phase out the FM signal for national and some regional broadcasting. The switchover was performed by radio listener Bertih Pauline Olderskog who moved a lever to drum rolls and a countdown from the audience at a public...