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BizDaily: Oil price fall: what can OPEC do?

November 27th, 2014

Episode 88 of 643 episodes

Members of OPEC are meeting in Vienna to discuss their oil production and how to push up the falling oil price, but so far their talk of cutting production has had little effect. The BBC's economics correspondent Andrew Walker is at the meeting in Vienna and tells us why the talks aren't having the desired effect. Also, Harris Irfan, author of "Heaven's Bankers: Inside the Hidden World of Islamic Finance", talks about the future of Sharia banking. And the BBC's Phil Mercer charts the economic contribution of one of Australia's growing migrant communities: Indians.