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Rising share prices, bigger profits and larger payouts restore lustre

Energy traders debate crude oil price outlook and Opec cuts

Bank says call for steep charge against holdings of bulk materials could lead to exit

Russian oil company struggles to contain costs, in contrast to some overseas rivals

Australian miner maintains guidance as iron ore price climbs

Subsidies for new plants fail to convince energy groups fearful of future policy change

Palm oil producer’s year-long moratorium follows pressure from environmental groups

Accord with North African company comes as Moscow seeks to expand its influence

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