Amrita Sen

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The rise in price  follows 16 months of supply cuts by Opec and Russia that have removed at least 1.8 million barrels a day from the market. Photograph: Regis Duvignau/Reuters

Oil prices climbed towards $75 (€61) a barrel on Thursday, hitting the highest level since 2014 and taking the rally over the past year to almost 50 p(...)

A passerby is silhouetted in front of an electronic board displaying Japan’s share prices. Photograph: Issei Kato/Reuters

The oil price collapse that started in October 2014 has yet to run its course but this much is already clear: it will be seen as a historic event.The (...)