08 Apr 2014
Singapore: Oil prices rose in Asian trade on Monday on renewed fears about Ukraine after pro-Russian protesters seized government buildings in the eastern city of Donetsk.
07 May 2012
Oil prices extended losses in Asian trade on Monday, as French and Greek election results stoked investor concerns over the eurozone debt crisis, while disappointing US economic data also weighed.
16 Jun 2011
Oil was up in Asian trade on Thursday as traders engaged in bargain-hunting after crude prices slid below USD 95 per barrel in overnight trade, analysts said.
01 Sep 2016
New York: Oil prices fell as government data showed the US crude stockpile rose more than expected last week.
13 Jul 2016
* Oil falls after gaining 5 pct in previous session * Worries over oil price momentum weighing on traders -analyst * Credit Suisse raises price forecasts for Brent, U.S. crude
03 Mar 2016
Seoul: North Korea fired short-range projectiles into the sea off its eastern coast today, South Korea's Defence Ministry said, hours after the UN Security Council imposed tough new sanctions on Pyongyang.
27 Apr 2015
Singapore: Brent crude prices held near a 4-1/2 month high above USD 65 a barrel on Monday, supported by concerns over fighting in Yemen disrupting Middle East supplies and signs that U.S. shale output may have started to decline.
05 Sep 2016
Seoul: North Korea fired three ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast on Monday, said South Korea, as the leaders of the Group of 20 major economies held a summit in China, the North's main diplomatically.
29 Mar 2016
Seoul: North Korea test-fired a short-range missile or rocket into the sea off its east coast today, South Korea's military said, the latest in a series of launches amid rising tension on the divided peninsula.
30 Jul 2013
Singapore: Oil was lower in Asian trade on Monday as investors paused ahead of a US central bank meeting, hoping for clear signals on stimulus measures. New York's main contract, West Texas Intermediate for delivery in September, was down 27 cents at USD 104.28 a barrel in mid-morning trade, and Brent North Sea crude for September eased 13 cents to USD 107.32.