Oil price

What Will Happen to Oil Prices in 2019?

The oil prices have been on a steady rise since June 2017 and are approaching the $80 per barrel mark, with Brent Crude hitting $79.84 on May 23. ‘Geopolitics Dominating Market Again’ According to assessments by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the US withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as Iran deal, decreasing oil output in Venezuela and the OPEC+ agreement […]

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Inside the Wild West of a cryptocurrency awards show, where people wondered if they were being scammed and the police kept stopping by

“This is the sketchiest thing I’ve ever been a part of,” says YouTuber Siraj Raval, midway through an awards ceremony billed as an event to honor both himself and other online influencers in the cryptocurrency space. We’re at the Crypto Influencer Awards Summit, which is taking place as a part of New York’s blockchain week […]

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Amazon closing 130-person Seattle delivery support unit, moving the jobs to Phoenix

Amazon is eliminating a Seattle team that supported the company’s contract-delivery drivers and moving the jobs to Phoenix, where salaries start at about 75 percent of Seattle’s minimum wage. About 130 people worked in the retailer’s Seattle central operations center, routing the drivers who deliver groceries and other items, according to a member of that […]

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