March crude, condensate loading at 1.94 mln bpd, down 21% m/m
Spot gold was down 0.3% at $1,317.41 per ounce
Brent crude futures were at $63.77 per barrel, up 16 cents, or 0.25%, from their previous close.
Bulgaria and Qatar signed a memorandum on Thursday to cooperate in building new infrastructure for the delivery of Qatari liquefied natural gas.
The world is moving to decarbonised energy but oil and gas will continue for as long as many of us will live, says Khalid Al-Falih
Rice prices rose in top exporter India this week.
Forex markets awaiting ECB policy meeting.
Rising U.S. crude production and an increase in inventories.
Middle East crude benchmark Dubai extended declines into a fifth session on Thurs.
National Iranian Oil Company also cut prices for three other grades it sells to Asia.