Economia

Oil prices rose on Thursday, and Brent was firmly back over $50 per barrel, as a fall in United States fuel inventories and a bigger-than-expected cut in Saudi supplies to Asia tightened the market. The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) in its May 2017 short-term energy outlook increased the forecast for oil output in Kazakhstan in 2017 and 2018.
  • Oil rises as USA stockpile declines

    Economia

    The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other producers, including Russian Federation, have pledged to cut output by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) during the first half of the year. Analysts were expecting a drawdown of 900,000 barrels. The industry group the American Petroleum Institute reported a fall in USA crude inventories by 5.8 million barrels last week, which was more than the 1.8 million-barrel slide analysts predicted.
  • Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to extend oil output cuts until March 2018

    Economia

    A market analyst on Wall Street said that the financial markets showed signs they were stabilizing on Monday, but with a sparse amount of key data from the USA this week, a threat continues to have a corrective move. Russian Federation is the world's biggest oil producer, while Saudi Arabia is the biggest exporter. US shale's favorite financial trick is getting less attractive.
  • Brent Oil Below $50: U.S. Vs Saudis For Asia, China Refineries

    Brent Oil Below $50: U.S. Vs Saudis For Asia, China Refineries

    Economia

    Brent crude, the standard for worldwide oils, fell 15 cents to $48.23 a barrel in London. That deal saw prices spike to well over $US50 a barrel ($US56 for Brent crude), then retreat earlier this year and finally bounce back past the $US50 a barrel mark before hitting the wall this week.
  • Addio alle monete da 1 e 2 centesimi: ecco perché

    Addio alle monete da 1 e 2 centesimi: ecco perché

    Economia

    A prevederlo è un emendamento del Pd alla Manovra bis che stabilisce anche le modalità. Un'altra proposta di modifica presentata dal deputato pd, Antonio Misiani, chiede invece che le disposizioni si applichino alle operazioni per le quali e' emessa fattura non a partire dal 1 luglio 2017, come previsto dal decreto , ma dal quarto mese successivo alla pubblicazione del decreto del Ministero dell'economia e delle finanze.
  • Cyber attack 'wake-up call for governments — Microsoft chief

    Economia

    He added that the rate of infection has slowed over the weekend. Because of those successes, the software is already inspiring imitators , as the Bleeping Computer site reports . The cyberextortion attack hitting dozens of countries spread quickly and widely thanks to an unusual confluence of factors: a known and highly risky security hole in Microsoft Windows, tardy users who didn't apply Microsoft's March software fix, and a software design that allowed the malware to spread quickly once ...
  • Western Digital Seeks Arbitration on Toshiba Chips Unit Sale

    Western Digital Seeks Arbitration on Toshiba Chips Unit Sale

    Economia

    Western Digital is among the companies trying to buy Toshiba's chip unit. Plus, Western Digital is not among those considered a favoured bidder, having put in an offer much lower than rival firms, according to Reuters sources . But delays and cost overruns have hit Westinghouse's finances hard, as the global outlook for the nuclear business weakens. The Japanese electronics giant's results have failed to win auditors' approval from the previous quarter, after questions were raised over ...
  • Alexis and Giroud praised by Arsenal boss whilst hailing strong performance

    Alexis and Giroud praised by Arsenal boss whilst hailing strong performance

    Economia

    Sanchez scored following a clever turn in the box and shot after 60 minutes, before substitute Olivier Giroud secured the points with a header as Arsenal kept their top-four hopes alive. The whole team was dynamic, focused and showed a convincing desire to win the game ". Let's not go too quickly to conclusions, and focus and give everything at Stoke on Saturday .We know we can only win our games, and we had a strong performance on Sunday .
  • Global tailpipe tests vastly underestimate diesel pollution

    Global tailpipe tests vastly underestimate diesel pollution

    Economia

    The excess emissions of harmful nitrogen oxide (NOx) exhaust gases can be linked to 38,000 premature deaths worldwide, according to the new research. Back in 2015, Volkswagen was caught using "defeat devices" that would sense when diesel emissions were being tested.
  • Aust govt mulls aircraft laptop ban

    Aust govt mulls aircraft laptop ban

    Economia

    The UK and USA have already banned large electronic devices in cabins on flights arriving from certain Middle East and African countries. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told reporters in Adelaide that Australia was looking at the USA ban, which was announced in March, "very closely".
  • Singapore sovereign fund GIC pares UBS stake at a loss

    Singapore sovereign fund GIC pares UBS stake at a loss

    Economia

    UBS is managing the sale, according to an emailed statement from the bank Monday. According to the Business Times, "GIC took stakes in UBS and Citigroup early in the financial crisis as part of a tactical move into a beleaguered financial sector".
  • China's first homemade passenger plane makes maiden flight

    Economia

    As they claim to have 570 orders from 23 customers, mostly state-owned Chinese airlines. The C919, with over 150 seats and a standard range of 4,075 kilometers, is expected to compete with the updated Airbus 320 and Boeing's new-generation 737, which now dominate the market, the report said.