The kingdom's call for cutting supply has stabilised prices as the world's largest oil exporter remains key influencer in global markets.
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The tech sector has edged up even as Apple shares declined on a poor rating but an impending trade between China and the US boosted the markets.
Senior German officials are planning a last-ditch drive to convince the government to consider excluding Chinese firms such as Huawei from building the country's 5G infrastructure amid concerns this could compromise national security. The behind-the-scenes push in Berlin, which comes after decisions
When it listed in Brussels in 2007, Nyrstar made its money buying zinc ore from mines and smelting the raw material into a refined metal. Many of the newly acquired mines didn’t live up to their promise, and Nyrstar was forced to write down the value or sell them at a loss. Nyrstar’s mainstay business
The biggest headache is there’s just too many lower quality stones. While no new major diamond mines were built between 2003 and 2012, recently a spate of new projects started in Lesotho, Canada and Russia. The Anglo American Plc unit is also producing more stones than at any time since the global
A blast of rain and snow that damaged the malting barley crop in Canada, one of the world’s top exporters, isn’t just crimping output. It’s squeezing margins for brewers that rely on malt to flavor their beer. Barley prices surged as wet, cold weather followed a drought, damaging a big portion of the
India's largest maker of stainless steel, Jindal Stainless (Hisar) Ltd, warned on Tuesday that New Delhi's decision to sign a new trade deal with China could lead to a surge in cheaper imports and hurt domestic producers. Delhi-based Jindal Stainless, whose quarterly profit dropped for
Asian leaders gathered for a a summit on Tuesday amid warnings that the post-World War Two international order is in jeopardy and trade tensions between Washington and Beijing could trigger a "domino effect" of protectionist measures by other countries. Malaysian Prime Mahathir Mohamad
Trade tensions between the United States and China will trigger a "domino effect" of protectionist measures, Malaysia warned on Tuesday as Asian leaders gathered for a summit overshadowed by the tit-for-tat tariff war between Washington and Beijing. The comments by Prime Minister Mahathir
Japan’s wagyu, known for its soft, fatty, marbled meat, are dependent on China for supplies of rice straw, an important part of the gourmet cattle’s high-calorie, high-protein diet. Since the outbreak of African swine fever in China, a large portion of the vital feed has been banned from entering Japan
Asian shares pared losses on Tuesday as hopes for a de-escalation in the Sino-U.S. tariff war rose on a report that China's top trade negotiator was preparing to visit the United States ahead of a meeting between the two countries' leaders. Spreadbetters pointed to a positive start for Europe
The Australian share market has plummeted with all major sectors firmly in the red after a Wall St sell-off overnight.
Beauty brand Artis is selling $US25,000 versions of its popular Elite Mirror Oval 7 makeup brush, which normally retails for $US62. Each brush features a white-gold plated handle, which can be engraved on one side and features an array of diamonds or rubies on the other. The purchase of a brush also
People are receiving filler injections to increase the size of their testicles. The Food and Drug Administration approves certain fillers, but there are currently no guidelines for scrotum-specific ones. Testicle enlargement procedures are nothing new: prosthetics and other types of injections have
Legendary comic book writer, editor, and publisher Stan Lee died on Monday. The former president and chairman of Marvel comics has left behind many incredible creations and legacies and he was instrumental in helping to change the comic book world. Throughout his career, Lee was known for coming up