Brent narrowly holds on top of $96/b


Oil prices fell on Friday after top crude importer China widened its COVID-19 curbs, though benchmarks were poised for a weekly gain on supply concerns and surprisingly positive economic data.

Brent crude futures dropped 87 cents, or 0.9%, to $96.09 a barrel by 1309 GMT, having climbed by 1.3% in the...