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Oil prices edge higher after sell-off driven by demand concerns

LONDON: Oil prices rose slightly on Friday in a volatile trading session, following a big sell-off the previous day as a new wave of coronavirus infections across Europe triggered fresh lockdowns and dampened expectations of any imminent recovery in fuel demand. Brent crude was up 31 cents, or 0.5%, at

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Oil prices broadly stable as stimulus hopes balance virus fears

NEW YORK: Oil prices were broadly stable on Friday in early U.S. trading, as expectations of more economic stimulus programmes balanced concerns about the recovery in fuel demand as coronavirus cases surge and major crude-producing nations ready increases in output. Brent crude futures fell 15 cents to $43.22 a barrel

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