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Brent oil price jumps above $65, first since 2015

Oil prices jumped by 1 percent on Tuesday to their highest since mid-2015, after the shutdown of the Forties North Sea.

Brent oil

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EU puts UAE, Bahrain and Tunisia on tax haven blacklist

The three countries were part of a list of seventeen countries that fail to comply to European Union tax standards.

The United Arab Emirates

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Macron eyes deals for Doha's metro, Rafale fighter jets

France is close to finalising military and transport contracts during a visit by Emmanuel Macron to Qatar, source says.

French President Emmanuel Macron

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Georgia eyes gains in China's Belt and Road initiative

Tbilisi hosts forum on Xi Jinping's development strategy, seeking to secure transit hub role between Europe and Asia.

China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)

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Why the financial war on the Qatari Riyal has failed

Qatari Riyal

Some Arab states are trying to destabilize Qatar’s Riyal, but efforts to drive down its value could backfire by hurting other dollar-linked currencies in the region, a Qatari central banker said.

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WTO to review dispute between Qatar and the UAE

The UAE plans to thwart Qatari litigation at the WTO's using the national security exception, an untested defence.

WTO

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OPEC minister: 'We used to have a WhatsApp group'

OPEC will meet on November 30 in Vienna to decide whether to extend global output cuts beyond March.

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Venezuela pumps below OPEC target

As Venezuela's energy sector struggles to meet OPEC output target, rival producers have started to plug the gap.

Venezuela pumps

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Trading accounts frozen in ongoing Saudi round-up

Bloomberg News reports dozens of trading accounts of Saudis accused of corruption have been blocked.

Mohammed bin Salman

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Will Saudis impose Qatar-style blockade on Lebanon?

Potential sanctions against Lebanon could include a ban on flights, visas, exports and transfer of remittances.

beirut

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