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European Union proposes $140 bn windfall tax on energy companies

European Union proposes $140 bn windfall tax on energy companies

🕔09:38, 15.Sep 2022

London, Sep 15 (IANS) The European Union wants to raise $140 billion by tapping the windfall profits of some energy companies to help households and businesses pay eye-watering gas and electricity bills, media reports said. On Wednesday, the European Commission proposed

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Euro hits 20-yr low as Russian pipe shutdown rocks markets

Euro hits 20-yr low as Russian pipe shutdown rocks markets

🕔17:48, 5.Sep 2022

London, Sep 5 (IANS) Financial markets are being rocked by the shutdown of Russias Nord Stream 1 pipeline, as the energy squeeze on European economies intensifies as winter approaches. The euro fell to a two-decade low during early trading on Monday

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US announces new sanctions, G7 to phase out Russian oil imports

US announces new sanctions, G7 to phase out Russian oil imports

🕔05:47, 9.May 2022

The US on Sunday announced new sanctions on Russia, targeting management consultancies and accounting services and media outlets funded directly or indirectly by the state. Also, among the new curbs, were export controls on equipment and machinery such as bulldozers.

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Asia’s appetite for US crude intact despite lucrative Russian offers: S&P Global Commodity Insights

Asia’s appetite for US crude intact despite lucrative Russian offers: S&P Global Commodity Insights

🕔17:32, 6.May 2022

Asia’s appetite for US crude oil posted a positive growth in the first quarter of 2022 despite lucrative Russian offers, according to S&P Global Commodity Insights. New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Asia’s appetite for US crude oil posted a positive growth

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Iraq exports 101 mn barrels of crude oil in April

Iraq exports 101 mn barrels of crude oil in April

🕔11:59, 2.May 2022

Baghdad, May 2 (IANS) Iraq exported about 101 million barrels of crude oil in April, bringing in revenues of $10.55 billion, the Oil Ministry said. The average selling price for crude oil in April was $104.09 per barrel, according to a

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Oil prices will remain above $100/barrel as long as Ukraine war rages on

Oil prices will remain above $100/barrel as long as Ukraine war rages on

🕔13:07, 25.Apr 2022

The most serious effect of the Russia-Ukraine war for the world economy will be higher commodity prices. Oil prices will remain above $100/barrel for as long as the conflict rages on, EIU said in its global outlook report. New Delhi,

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US inflation hits 40-year high

US inflation hits 40-year high

🕔08:34, 13.Apr 2022

London, April 13 (IANS) The US inflation rate hit a 40-year high in the year to March after fuel prices soared during the first full month of the Ukraine war, BBC reported. Consumer prices surged by 8.5 per cent — the

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Moody’s cuts India 2022 growth forecast on high oil prices

Moody’s cuts India 2022 growth forecast on high oil prices

🕔16:46, 17.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Moody’s Investors Service on Thursday revised its India’s GDP forecast down to 9.1 per cent from 9.5 per cent for 2022. As per Global Macro Outlook 2022-23 (March 2022 updated), India is particularly vulnerable to high

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Airline industry calls for rationalisation of ATF taxes

Airline industry calls for rationalisation of ATF taxes

🕔11:02, 17.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) India’s domestic airlines have called for rationalisation of taxes on jet fuel to counter the massive rise in fuel prices. On Wednesday, high crude oil prices led OMCs to hike ATF prices to more than Rs

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With crude hovering around $95-$130, fuel price hike inevitable

With crude hovering around $95-$130, fuel price hike inevitable

🕔13:06, 13.Mar 2022

Continued hostilities between Russia and Ukraine as well as rising demand is expected to keep global crude oil prices in the range of $95-$125 per barrel in the short to medium term. New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Continued hostilities between Russia

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Iran ready to supply required oil for world market: Official

Iran ready to supply required oil for world market: Official

🕔12:51, 12.Mar 2022

Mohsen Khojasteh Mehr, head of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), has said that his country is ready to supply the required oil for the world market and stabilise prices. Tehran, March 12 (IANS) Mohsen Khojasteh Mehr, head of the National

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Oil price rises as UAE quashes hopes of plugging gap in Russian shortfall

Oil price rises as UAE quashes hopes of plugging gap in Russian shortfall

🕔07:01, 11.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Oil prices rose on Thursday amid confusion over whether major producers would help to plug a gap in supplies from Russia, BBC reported. The United Arab Emirates had appeared to push the members of the Opec

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UAE, Saudi Arabia refuse to take calls from White House on oil prices

UAE, Saudi Arabia refuse to take calls from White House on oil prices

🕔15:40, 9.Mar 2022

The White House unsuccessfully tried to arrange calls between President Biden and the de facto leaders of Saudi Arabia and the UAE as the US was working to build international support for Ukraine and contain a surge in oil prices,

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Oil price at highest level since 2008; Asian markets slump

Oil price at highest level since 2008; Asian markets slump

🕔12:31, 7.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Oil prices have soared to the highest level since 2008 after the US said it was discussing a potential embargo on Russian supplies with its allies, BBC reported. Brent crude — the global oil benchmark —

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10-year High: Ukraine crisis pushes crude price close to $120 a barrel

10-year High: Ukraine crisis pushes crude price close to $120 a barrel

🕔07:24, 4.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Continuing hostilities between Russia and Ukraine pushed crude oil price to a 10-year high of $119.84 per barrel on Thursday. The global hike in crude oil prices led by the Russia-Ukraine crisis is expected to push

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Oil India shares surge 10% as global crude prices touch multi-year high

Oil India shares surge 10% as global crude prices touch multi-year high

🕔08:56, 3.Mar 2022

Shares of state-run Oil India jumped nearly 10 per cent on Wednesday due to skyrocketing global crude oil prices. New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Shares of state-run Oil India jumped nearly 10 per cent on Wednesday due to skyrocketing global crude

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Cost of War: Brent Crude breaches $111 mark; highest in 8 yrs

Cost of War: Brent Crude breaches $111 mark; highest in 8 yrs

🕔16:15, 2.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Lower supplies as well as hostilities between Russia and Ukraine pushed Brent crude oil price to nearly an 8-year high on Wednesday. Besides, robust global demand is expected to keep the Brent-index crude oil price high.

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IEA member nations to release 60 million barrels of oil

IEA member nations to release 60 million barrels of oil

🕔07:34, 2.Mar 2022

The 31 member countries of the governing board of the International Energy Agency (IEA) on Tuesday agreed to release 60 million barrels of oil from their emergency reserves to send a unified and strong message to global oil markets that

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Brent crude breaches $100 per barrel mark again

Brent crude breaches $100 per barrel mark again

🕔19:32, 1.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Concerns over lower supply amid escalating Russia-Ukraine conflict pushed up global crude oil prices to $102 per barrel on Tuesday. The rise in crude oil prices comes after negotiations failed to resolve the Russian-Ukrainian conflict. The

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Collateral Damage: High crude prices to weaken rupee

Collateral Damage: High crude prices to weaken rupee

🕔07:17, 28.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) India’s rupee is expected to weaken on the back of geo-economic pressures unleashed by the ongoing hostilities between Russia and Ukraine. Higher prices of global crude oil, gold and other commodities is likely to weaken the

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