04 Feb '13, 5am

Brent steadies above $116 on economy hopes, Middle East worries: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Brent crude steadied abov...

Brent steadies above $116 on economy hopes, Middle East worries: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Brent crude steadied abov...

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Brent crude steadied above $116 per barrel on Monday, holding near a more than four-month high, as data from top consumers United States and China reinforced a view that the global economy was headed for a modest uptick this year. Positive U.S. employment numbers and confirmation of a mild recovery in China, evidenced by purchasing manager surveys, allayed some concerns about weak fuel demand from the world's two biggest oil users. "We are now seeing a consistent story of moderate growth in the U.S. and China, which is supportive of oil prices in general," said Ric Spooner , chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney. "This will probably be a week of consolidation." Brent traded 14 cents lower at $116.62 per barrel at 0340 GMT, holding near a 4-1/2-month high of $117.07 reached on Friday. It has risen for three straight weeks. U.S. crude slipped 18...

Full article: http://news.yahoo.com/brent-steadies-above-116-economy-ho...

Tweets

Cameron's Green Economy Speech - In Full

businessgreen.com 04 Feb '13, 3pm

I want to tell you why I believe energy efficiency is so important. Yes of course it is a vital part of how we cut carbon ...

Top 10 places in the Middle East to take your loved one this Valentine's

Top 10 places in the Middle East to take your l...

aluxurytravelblog.com 10 Feb '13, 9pm

There are few places in the world which offer classical history and natural beauty in equal measure. The Aegean region of ...

Far East sold most private homes last year

forums.condosingapore.com 13 Feb '13, 9am

http://www.straitstimes.com/archive/...-year-20130212 Far East sold most private homes last year Published on Feb 12, 2013...

USS #Truman's Middle East deployment halted ami...

stripes.com 07 Feb '13, 6am

Related Sailors, families react to canceled Truman deployment WASHINGTON – The budget fracas that has embroiled Washington...

21,000 Pizzas Sent to U.S. #Military in the Mid...

twitter.com 05 Feb '13, 7pm

When you tweet with a location, Twitter stores that location. You can switch location on/off before each Tweet and always ...