As the August rally lost momentum, oil prices jumped higher on Tuesday despite the low trading volumes. The crude hovered around $47 to $50 a barrel and the October contract for global benchmark Brent LCOV6 was up 0.35% at $49.43 a barrel, while the US counterpart West Texas Intermediate CLV6 was up 0.4% at $47.17 a barrel. 402 more words
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© AFP | Oil prices rise, building on strong gains the previous day, on expectations that OPEC could intervene to limit production
LONDON (AFP) – Oil prices rose on Tuesday, building on strong gains won the previous session on expectations that OPEC could intervene to limit production. 205 more words
The New Democrats exit the legislature, stage left, very proud of themselves as they head happily to the party’s convention in Calgary this weekend.
The legislature (or rather, the NDP majority) passed the new carbon tax law Tuesday just before adjourning for the summer. 614 more words