Agence France-PresseApril 21, 2014 17:19
Oil prices pushed higher in quiet trade Monday, gaining support from the Ukraine crisis following a deadly gunfight over the weekend.
New York's main contract, West Texas Intermediate for May delivery, added 7 cents to $104.37.
In London, where trade was limited to electronic deals due to the Easter holiday, Brent North Sea crude for June rose 42 cents to $109.65 a barrel.
Desmond Chua, market analyst at CMC Markets in Singapore, said trading volumes were thin owing to the long Easter weekend.