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Oil prices mixed in Asian trade SINGAPORE: Oil prices were mixed in Asia Thursday after first quarter US economic growth fell short of forecasts but a weaker dollar and easing US crude production provided support, analysts said.US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for June was up eight cents at $58.66 in late-morning trade, while Brent for June fell 27 cents to $65.57 a barrel.The US Commerce Department said Wednesday that the world's biggest economy and top oil consuming nation stalled in the first quarter this year, expanding at an annual pace of just 0.2 percent, much slower than the 1.0 percent growth expected by analysts."In this globalised economy, it would be difficult to envisage the US economy taking off on its own trajectory -- in any huge degree -- with the rest of the world still battling the gravity of deflation," said Nicholas Teo, a market analyst with CMC Markets in Singapore."Still, the shortfall in the numbers... ...

Oil prices down in Asian trade SINGAPORE: Oil prices edged lower in Asia Wednesday on expectations the latest US stockpiles report will show a further surge in crude reserves, worsening a global supply glut, analysts said. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate fell 18 cents to $56.88 while Brent crude slipped 16 cents to $64.48 in mid-morning trade. The Department of Energy (DoE) will release its weekly report later Wednesday. Crude reserves are expected to have increased by 2.9 million barrels in ...
Tokyo stocks up 0.50pc by break TOKYO: Tokyo stocks rose 0.50 percent on Tuesday morning, led by a surge in factory robotics giant Fanuc, while investors await full-year earnings by major Japanese firms and a US Federal Reserve policy meeting. The Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange added 99.01 points to 20,082.33 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was up 0.53 percent, or 8.50 points, at 1,627.57.A drop in the yen has lifted hopes ...
China oil executive probed for graft: govt BEIJING: China is investigating a top executive at its largest oil refiner, the anti-corruption watchdog said Monday, as a prolonged graft crackdown targets more state-owned companies.Wang Tianpu, general manager of Sinopec, is being probed for "serious law and discipline violations", a common euphemism for corruption, the Communist Party's Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) said in a one-line statement on its website.Wang is also a member of the company's board.The investigation comes ahead of the ...
Oil prices mixed in Asian trade SINGAPORE: Oil prices were mixed in Asia on Thursday as dealers focused on positive signs in a US supply report while tracking the crisis in Yemen, analysts said.US benchmark West Texas Intermediate gained nine cents to $56.25 while Brent crude fell two cents to $62.71 in late-morning trade."We...remain bullish on oil and this hinges on the US crude inventories," said Daniel Ang, investment analyst at Phillip Futures in Singapore.US commercial crude reserves in the period ...
Oil prices down in Asian trade SINGAPORE: Oil prices eased in Asia on Tuesday as dealers weighed China's fresh monetary stimulus against a supply glut in the United States, analysts said. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for May delivery declined four cents to $56.34 while Brent crude for June fell 11 cents to $63.34 in afternoon trade."The oil market is being pushed in two directions with the stimulus action by China going against the oversupply situation of crude in the United ...
Oil prices rise in Asian trade SINGAPORE: Oil prices rose in Asia Monday, fuelled by sustained unrest in the crude-rich Middle East, while also gaining support on hopes that declining US production will ease a global supply glut, analysts said. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for May delivery gained 68 cents to $56.42 while Brent crude for June gained 70 cents to $64.15 in afternoon trade. "Escalating conflicts in Yemen, a drop in the US rig count and weak US inventory ...

 



 
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Banking Review 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyJune
Trade Balance $-2.378 bln
Exports $2.016 bln
Imports $4.394 bln
WeeklyJuly 23, 2015
Reserves $18.677 bln