BUSINESS, Commerce

Oil Prices On The Up

Although oil prices pulled back a bit from its three-and-a-half-year highs, they were on track for a second weekly climb in a row.

Overall, traders ignore the utterances and decisions from U.S. President Donald Trump to pull out of Iran’s nuclear deal and re-impose sanctions on the country.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, June West Texas Intermediate crude oil fell 25 cents or 0.4 percent to $71.11 a barrel.

July Brent crude the global benchmark was down 30 cents or 0.4 percent to $77.17 a barrel.

Readers Bureau, Contributor

Edited by Jesus Chan

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