"The rise in stockpiles was also driven by a strong increase in imports, with Saudi Arabian crude nearly doubling to 1.12 million b/d last week", ANZ bank said in a note. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures CLc1 were up 29 cents at $65.81 a barrel, having touched a near two-month low on Tuesday.
In similar fashion, the metal for delivery in July contracts was trading higher by Rs 32, or 0.73 per cent to Rs 4,387 per barrel in 272 lots.
US sanctions on Iran are also threatening to reduce oil exports from the OPEC producer.
USA crude stockpiles decreased by 2.03 million barrels last week, while the hoard at the key storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, fell by 1.04 million barrels, the industry-funded API was said to report.
Crude oil prices are continuing to diverge as worldwide benchmarks rise relative to land locked WTI.
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers including Russian Federation have cut output since 2017 to reduce a global crude glut.
It's not clear how the US request has been conveyed, and the White House declined to comment on conversations.
Crude rose above $72 in late May after U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to renew sanctions on Iran and plunging output in Venezuela raised concerns over potential supply shortages.
Il ne le gardera pas Fékir veut partir et l'OL serait fou de refuser des offres incroyables pour le retenir contre son gré. Après la visite médicale de l'attaquant international, Liverpool a interrompu samedi le processus d'achat pour renégocier.
The President said Pakistan and Iran enjoy cordial fraternal relations and support each other on important matters. The two leaders also discussed matters pertaining to regional and global significance.
According to police, a surveillance camera captured a man, who matched Redmond's description, walking away from the scene. O'Neal, 33, is alleged by police to have gotten into an argument and punched a stranger on the night of May 2.
Houston's Mike D'Antoni, as innovative a coach as the N.B.A. has produced, was 24 minutes from his first trip to the N.B.A. Curry was the catalyst to the Warriors' third-quarter outburst in Game 7 with 14 of Golden State's 33 points.
On Friday morning, the news was confirmed that Jackson has completed a transfer to French side USA Perpignan . Since last week it had been reported that the out-half had been in talks with the Catalan club.
Watch Susan Ormiston's interview with Nicholas Kristof about the U.S. "I will be flying to Singapore for the historical Summit". Isolated North Korea has long craved global recognition and the prestige of being seen as a nuclear state.
The suspension was supported by the other members of the group, including the US, Canada, Japan and four European nations. He said he had suggested to the other G7 leaders that all trade barriers, including tariffs and subsidies, be eliminated.
Car si nous en sommes actuellement au stade des intérêts, des offres devraient arriver cet été à Marseille. Enfin, son représentant nous précise: " En Italie, je pense qu'on aura une ou deux surprises ".
Le premier ministre du Québec Philippe Couillard s'entretiendra également avec le président de la France Emmanuel Macron. Les ministres Sébastien Proulx et Christine St-Pierre étaient sur place pour les accueillir.
Kevin Magnussen a réalisé le 11ème temps, devant Brendon Hartley et Charles Leclerc, encore auteur d'une belle performance. Sebastian Vettel n'était pas attendu en pole position au Canada, après des essais libres plus compliqués pour Ferrari.
Justify's Triple Crown Hopes Come Down to the Start
Triple Crown hopeful Justify is bathed by Carlos Martin after a workout at Belmont Park, Thursday, June 7, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y. Triple Crown hopeful Justify is led off the track after a workout at Belmont Park , Thursday, June 7, 2018, in Elmont, N.Y.
First bond girl Eunice Gayson dies: 007 babe found dead
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Dillian Whyte Faces Luis Ortiz On July 28th?
It'll be an incredible fight. "I know it took a lot of hard work from my team to get this over the line". Love him or loath him, there's no denying that Eddie Hearn keeps on pulling out fight after fight.
Trailer Arrives For HBO's Robin Williams Documentary
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L'OM prêt à bloquer Pelé — Rumeur
Sous contrat avec l'OM jusqu'en juin 2019, l'Albatros devrait donc honorer sa dernière année de contrat. L' Olympique de Marseille n'aurait aucune intention de laisser partir son gardien.
Anemic Mets look to break out vs. struggling Orioles
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