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OPEC oil price at USD 62.39 pb

VIENNA, OPEC daily basket price stood at USD 62.39 a barrel Wednesday (November 6) compared with USD 62.57 the previous day, the organization said in its bulletin on Thursday.Average annual rate of the OPEC crudes, last year, stood at USD 52.43 pb.OPEC…

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Kuwait signs crude oil supply deals with Chinese firms

Shanghai, Kuwait is very much interested in doing business in China, one of the world’s strategic markets, an official said Thursday, and the two countries signed crude oil supply agreements.”This interest is in compliance with vision of Kuwait and gui…

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EU adopts 79-mn humanitarian aid package for Yemen

BRUSSELS, The European Commission Thursday adopted a 79 million euro (USD 87 million) package to support Yemen and help to sustain public services, health, education, and private sector.EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Nev…

Human Rights

EU condemns closure of human rights bodies in Russia

BRUSSELS, The European Union on Thursday condemned the Russian government’s decision to dissolve the Moscow-based “For Human Rights” movement – one of the oldest human rights organisations in the country, and the Centre of Support for Indigenous People…

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Nine immigration seekers perish at sea off Spain

MADRID, Nine people seeking immigration in Europe have perished at sea when their boat capsized, the official Spanish television said on Thursday.Civil guards found five human corpses today after locating four others last night, the television said, in…