Tokyo — Oil prices fell in muted trading ahead of Opec talks in Vienna later on Thursday, trimming some of the sharp gains made in the previous session on both the possibility of producers agreeing further output cuts and a sharp drop in US crude inventories.

Brent crude futures dipped 10 cents, or 0.2%, to $62.90 a barrel by 5.47am GMT. Brent surged 3.6% on Wednesday...

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