Commodities Oil jumps as WHO declares emergency but recommends no travel, trade restrictions Updated : January 31, 2020 08:55 AM IST Brent crude futures jumped 90 cents to $59.19 a barrel by 0243 GMT, after falling 2.5 percent the previous session. Brent is still down 2.5 percent for the week. Despite the WHO announcement and the rebound in prices on Friday, analysts remained cautious and warned of further downside risks if the virus continues to spread. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.