US crude stocks were forecast to fall about 2.5 million barrels on average in the week ended June 1.
05 Jun 2018 8:46 AM
Trump is due to meet with Kim Jong Un on June 12 in Singapore with Pyongyang's nuclear arsenal high on the agenda.
04 Jun 2018 10:56 AM
In Washington, Trump signalled that preparations for the summit with Kim were going ahead.
27 May 2018 10:28 AM
South Korean presidential spokesman Yoon Young-chan said Moon will reveal the outcome of his surprise meeting with Kim on Sunday.
26 May 2018 6:33 PM
International benchmark Brent futures were down 27 cents, or 0.34 per cent, at $79.53 per barrel.
24 May 2018 9:26 AM
The invitation to witness the dismantling of the Punggye-ri site was seen as N Korea's unexpected offer to end its nuclear tests.
23 May 2018 11:05 AM
Pyongyang abruptly threatened to pull out of the planned summit next month because of US demands for 'unilateral nuclear abandonment'.
20 May 2018 5:21 PM
It is sudden and dramatic return to the rhetoric of the past by Pyongyang, after months of rapid diplomatic rapprochement on the peninsula.
16 May 2018 10:09 AM
N Korea said it will 'completely' destroy Punggye-ri test site, in a ceremony scheduled between May 23-25 in front of invited foreign media.
15 May 2018 5:24 PM
US is seeking the 'complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearisation (CVID)' of the North and stresses that verification will be key.
14 May 2018 12:16 PM
Trump said that the two sides had settled on a date and location for the summit -- without providing details.
07 May 2018 11:58 AM
The pair is set for the first ever face-to-face meeting between Trump and Kim Jong-Un, with a date and venue to be announced soon.
06 May 2018 2:10 PM
'The time-resetting is first practical step taken after historic summit meeting for North and South to become one,' said official.
05 May 2018 10:44 AM
Samsung BioLogics reported a 1.9 trillion won (USD 1.77 billion) net profit in 2015.
02 May 2018 12:23 PM
The gathering on May 9 will bring together the South's President Moon Jae-in, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
01 May 2018 7:42 PM
The moves are the first practical, if small, steps toward reconciliation after Friday's meeting between Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong Un.
01 May 2018 1:35 PM
Moon and Kim Jong-un pledged to end hostilities between 2 countries and work towards the complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.
30 Apr 2018 4:04 PM
The Japanese premier had cautiously welcomed inter-Korea summit but urged Pyongyang to take 'concrete action' toward nuclear disarmament.
29 Apr 2018 4:23 PM
The North Korean leader also promised to invite US experts and journalists to watch the closure of the country’s nuclear test.
29 Apr 2018 9:11 AM
The cancellation is an initial win for US hedge fund Elliott Management.
28 Apr 2018 11:41 AM