Oil prices tumble after OPEC decides not to cut production
Oil prices fell sharply after OPEC decided not to cut output, despite a glut of supplies. And new laws in Spain to stamp out corruption, following a series of scandals.
Oil prices have fallen sharply and shares in energy companies have slipped back, after OPEC decided not to cut production, despite a glut of supplies. We will analyse why the oil cartel has shied away from its usual strategy of turning the taps off to limit supply to manipulate prices.
We also hear from Spain where the government has today unveiled new laws aimed at stamping out corruption, after a series of scandals, which have involved people including celebrities and politicians.
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