NEW YORK (Reuters) - Crude futures fell from 2015 peaks in choppy trading on Friday, but Brent's 9.6 percent weekly gain was its biggest in more than five years as Middle East turmoil and signs of lower U.S. production lifted prices.
BEIJING, April 16 (Reuters) - China has waived value-added-tax for settling crude oil futures in the Shanghai exchange and iron ore contracts in the Dalian bourse, the Ministry of Finance said on Thursday.
* U.S. crude futures hit 2015 peak, May Brent contract expires
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil futures rallied and U.S. crude rose 5 percent to a 2015 peak on Wednesday after government data showed crude oil inventories in the United States rose less than expected last week.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Crude oil futures rose on Tuesday on signs of falling U.S. oil production, weakness in the dollar and tensions in the Middle East, particularly Yemen.
http://bit.ly/1FFSk7C Crude oil prices were seen with solid gains ..... reason to get into the market." WTI futures leaped 2.77% to trade at $53 ..... weekly increase. Last week, US crude oil inventories jumped rose 10.95 million
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Crude futures rose on Monday, but closed well below intraday peaks, as concerns about Iran and turmoil in Yemen supported prices, while the global supply glut continued to cap gains.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil futures rallied on Tuesday and U.S. crude approached 2015 highs on strong jobs data and government forecasts for lower U.S. crude production growth and higher global demand for oil.
NEW YORK, April 7 (Reuters) - U.S. and Brent crude futures extended gains on Tuesday, erasing earlier losses on lift from a Labor Department report showing U.S. job openings rose sharply in February.
LONDON (Reuters) - Brent crude oil futures held around $55 a barrel as speculation continued over whether a preliminary deal over Iran's nuclear programme would be reached, opening the way for more Iranian crude to come into world markets.