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Source: Reuters

Oil prices steady as Western leaders meet over Ukraine crisis


LONDON: Oil prices were steady on Thursday as the U.S. president met other Western leaders and investors waited to see how sanctions would be tightened on Russia over its invasion of Ukraine.

Benchmark Brent was up 0.3% at $121.95 …

Source: World Oil

Energy prices surge on Ukraine crisis with oil closing in on $100

World Oil

(Bloomberg) — Energy prices surged after Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an order to send what he called “peacekeeping forces” to the two breakaway areas of Ukraine that he officially recognized on Monday.

European natural gas led the …

Source: Reuters

Germany freezes Nord Stream 2 gas project as Ukraine crisis deepens

Yahoo Finance

BERLIN – Germany on Tuesday halted the Nord Stream 2 Baltic Sea gas pipeline project, designed to double the flow of Russian gas direct to Germany, after Russia formally recognised two breakaway regions in eastern Ukraine.

Europe’s most …

Source: CNBC

Oil at seven-year high as Ukraine crisis overshadows Fed


Oil traded at a seven-year high of about $90 a barrel on Thursday as the Ukraine crisis supported prices despite signs that the U.S. Federal Reserve will tighten monetary policy.

Brent crude futures were up 85 cents, or 0.94%, …