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US fears provide some restraint on high oil prices

US fears provide some restraint on high oil prices

GEOPOLITICAL tensions kept oil prices high this week, but fears of a recession in the United States and...

  • Steve Rotherham
  • 11 January 2008
  • 09:30
OPEC warning, violence stoke oil prices

OPEC warning, violence stoke oil prices

WORLD oil prices surged to fresh highs this week, on further violence in Nigeria and a warning from OPEC...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 04 January 2008
  • 09:30
Boxing Day bombing, Bhutto assassination push up oil prices

Boxing Day bombing, Bhutto assassination push up oil prices

SUPPLY concerns and a Turkish air strike against Kurdish rebel hideouts in northern Iraq pushed oil prices...

  • Steve Rotherham
  • 28 December 2007
  • 09:45
Volatile time for Tapis crude

Volatile time for Tapis crude

ASIA-PACIFIC oil prices maintained a strong lead over US prices this week, as the market reacted to a...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 21 December 2007
  • 09:15
Oil prices hit $US100/barrel, again

Oil prices hit $US100/barrel, again

ASIA-PACIFIC oil prices once again soared beyond $US100 a barrel this week, amid another unexpected drop...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 14 December 2007
  • 17:45
Oil prices mixed on OPEC's refusal to raise output

Oil prices mixed on OPEC's refusal to raise output

ASIA-PACIFIC oil prices held well above $90 a barrel territory in defiance of a steep plunge in US prices,...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 07 December 2007
  • 18:30
Pipeline explosion scares bulls into stampeding

Pipeline explosion scares bulls into stampeding

ASIA-PACIFIC oil prices were retreating away from $US100 a barrel territory until news of an explosion...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 30 November 2007
  • 18:15
Oil prices creep back up to $100

Oil prices creep back up to $100

WORLD oil prices bounced back towards the $US100 a barrel mark, as OPEC members talked about converting...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 23 November 2007
  • 09:00
Oil prices retreat from $100

Oil prices retreat from $100

ASIA-PACIFIC oil prices opened the week precariously close to the $100 a barrel mark on Monday, retreating...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 16 November 2007
  • 17:30
Fear and greed; $100/bbl oil is here

Fear and greed; $100/bbl oil is here

THE high Australian dollar can only insulate this country so much from rising US dollar-denominated oil...

  • Steve Rotherham
  • 09 November 2007
  • 09:30
Is $100 oil just around the corner?

Is $100 oil just around the corner?

ASIA-Pacific oil prices swung above $US97 a barrel yesterday, amid a variety of bullish and bearish signals...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 02 November 2007
  • 18:00
Oil prices shoot past $US90

Oil prices shoot past $US90

IN AN unusual spectacle, Asia-Pacific oil prices were surpassed by New York's West Texas Intermediate...

  • Francine Pennington
  • 26 October 2007
  • 08:45

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