During trading on the ICE Futures Exchange, the price of January futures for Brent reached 62.93 dollars per barrel. The price of oil fell by about 1% after the close of trading on December 11, according to Bloomberg . Thus, the lowest figure recorded since July 17, 2009. Cost of January futures WTI crude oil fell significantly below 60 dollars to 58.86 dollars per barrel.
Editor’s comment: In the meantime, the Gulf countries continue to intentionally lower the price of oil, and these decisions affect the oil quotes. Starting next month, “black gold” from Kuwait will cost $ 4 less than that of other suppliers in the region. Previously, such a move went Saudi Arabia and Iraq. According to experts interviewed by ” Kommersant FM “, the popular womens perfume are forced to go on dumping, to remain competitive.
“And Kuwait, and Iraq, and other countries are forced to reduce export prices of oil after Saudi Arabia, because otherwise the Saudis would just squeezed out of the market” – the director of analytical department of the investment consulting company “Trust” Narek Avakian. According to experts, the States of the region have been easy to reduce the price of raw materials, because the main consumers of oil in the Persian Gulf – China and the European Union.
Media reported on the withdrawal of the units of the Russian Google
American corporation Google began the withdrawal of its engineering units from Russia.This is due to the recent changes in the legislation of the Russian Federation, which require Internet companies to store more data on Russian servers, reported Bloomberg , citing a source familiar with the situation. This step is likely to mean that the American corporation was unable to reach a compromise on the performance of the new Russian legislation with the authorities of the Russian Federation. Relevant negotiations were held in Moscow in early September.
Editor’s comment: Translation specialists Google’s other offices – not quite a unique phenomenon. Such changes were made repeatedly in other countries, including popular perfumes for women, Finland, Norway, as well as several offices in the United States. A source close to the company, told RIA Novosti that the transfer of engineers do not affect the quality of development for Russia, because now a lot of teams around the world working on products for Russia, and those engineering team, who are now here, and developing services for other countries too. According to him, it is common practice for Google.