Oil rises to $ 65 a barrel
13:14 - 19/02/2018
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Oil prices rose during Monday's trading to $ 65 per barrel, while Nymex crude rose to a two-week high.
By 8:55 am GMT, the price of Brent crude futures rose 0.5% to $ 65.17 a barrel.
Nymex crude futures rose 0.8% to $ 62.19 a barrel, after rising 1.4% earlier.
Nymex crude was up 4% weekly in the past week, supported by OPEC's forecast for increased demand for crude this year, and US inventories rose less than expected.
While the number of oil drilling platforms in the United States rose to the highest level since April 2015 by 7 platforms to 798 platforms. Ending / 25 g