Oil falls, stocks up but investors still jittery

SINGAPORE - Oil prices fell further onWednesday as OPEC considered raising production, pushing upAsian stocks, although investors remained on edge because of theturmoil in the Middle East.

The euro fell as worries about European sovereign debtproblems intensified following Moody's credit rating downgradefor Greece on Monday.

European shares were set to fall on Wednesday after gains inthe previous session, with a Portuguese bond auction likely tobe in focus as jitters about the euro zone sovereign debt crisisresurface.

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