Brent crude rose above $97 a barrel on Tuesday after a survey showed China’s factory activity unexpectedly picked up in September, helping brighten the demand outlook in a market that has been weighed by a supply glut. 10 more words
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West Texas Intermediate and Brent crudes both dropped amid speculation that global fuel consumption is slowing while production climbs.WTI reaches for 16-month low yesterday, while Brent touched the lowest level in more than two years as the International Energy Agency (IEA) cut its global oil demand forecast for 2015. 40 more words
Scotland would be wise to wave goodbye to the United Kingdom and vote in favor of independence.
While there are both positives and negatives to cutting the cord with Westminster, there is one factor in particular that should tip the scales in favor of the “Yes” camp—energy. 1,881 more words
Economy | If Norway can succeed like this, why can’t every country?
by John Brian Shannon
Let’s look at Norway, a tiny nation of 5.1 million people. 1,807 more words