Egypt fears keep oil above $100, Asian shares gain (AFP)

Egyptian demonstrators gather in Tahrir Square close to a military tank, in Cairo.World oil prices stayed above $100 a barrel in Asian trade Tuesday on fears the escalating turmoil in Egypt will disrupt supply flows through the strategic Suez Canal.(AFP/Mohammed Abed)AFP – Oil stayed at $100 a barrel on Tuesday on lingering concerns over political unrest in Egypt while Asian stock markets rebounded from the previous day’s losses, helped by a rally on Wall Street.


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