The European Commission has denied talks are ongoing between the Greek government and EU lenders on a bailout deal ahead of Sunday's referendum.
LONDON—Oil prices fell on Friday, in response to concerns over resilient U.S. crude production. The number of U.S. oil-drilling rigs rose by 12 to 640 in the past week, snapping 29 straight weeks of decline, data from Baker Hughes BHI 0.57 % showed ...
By Neil Irwin There is nothing in the June jobs numbers, released Thursday morning, that signals economic catastrophe. But the closer you look, the more reason there is to feel just a little glum.
... ** BP shares up c.2 pct, after rising 5 pct yesterday, following news of its settlement to resolve claims from its Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago.
For once, China's government finds itself looking impotent. Beijing has thrown all but the kitchen sink to halt an unravelling of the stock market, now three weeks old and counting, that many fear is turning into an all-out collapse.