European Factors to Watch-Shares seen slightly lower at open
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LONDON Dec 31 (Reuters) - European stocks were seen opening slightly lower on Thursday, with weak oil prices weighing on global equity markets.
Futures on Britain's FTSE 100 and France's CAC both dipped by 0.1 percent by 0720 GMT.
Trading volumes are expected to be thin, with many markets due to shut earlier than usual for the New Year holiday.
Spain's multinational Abengoa SA said on Wednesday it is seeking buyers to revive transmission-line and other construction projects in Brazil that the company had suspended after filing for creditor protection in Spanish courts.