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Price of brent crude oil rises to $70 on output cuts

The price of brent crude oil rose to 70 dollars a barrel on Monday, supported by ongoing output cuts led by OPEC and Russia, and ignoring a rise in U.S. and Canadian drilling activity that points to higher future output in North America. Brent sweet crude futures, the international benchmark for oil prices, were at 70 dollars per barrel at ...

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Oil rises, poised to make above $70 , on fewer U.S. rigs, OPEC

Oil prices rose on Monday, poised to make above 70 dollars on a slight decline in the number of U.S. rigs drilling for new production and sustained output cuts by the Organisation if Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). Brent sweet crude futures were at 67.95 dollars a barrel, 33 cents above their last close. The Brent oil is poised to rise ...

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