Crude oil prices touch $66.46

MUSCAT: Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) said that Oman oil price for May delivery reached $66.46. The DME statement said that the price of Oman oil rose 56 cents from the price of Friday which was $65.90. The average price of Oman oil for April delivery stabilised at $63.01, thus $3.31 per barrel lower than March delivery. In commodities market, international Brent crude futures opened above $70 a barrel.