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Oil edges up as U.S. President Trump set to meet North Korea's Kim

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By Henning GloysteinSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Crude oil futures rose on Friday as Asian stock markets gained on news that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump.The two will likely meet by May and Kim has pledged to refrain from further nuclear or missile tests, South Korea's national security chief said late on Thursday after briefing White House officials on talks between Seoul and Pyongyang.The White House said Trump would accept the invitation at a place and time to be determined.The news lifted Asian stocks markets, and pulled crude oil futures along with ...

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First Published: Fri, March 09 2018. 15:37 IST