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  • WTO to hold 8th ministerial meet in Geneva

    The World Trade Organisation’s eighth ministerial summit will take place from 15th to 17th September, 2011, in Geneva, despite the continuing uncertainty over when Doha Development Agenda (DDA) trade negotiations will be concluded. At a meeting of the WTO’s powerful General Council, which oversees day-to-day business of the trade body, Chair Ambassador John Gero of […]

    CIL IPO demand shows investor confidence in premier PSUs: FM

    Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said huge demand for Coal India’s initial share sale offer shows investor confidence in premier Indian companies. “This (Coal India) is a premier organisation. It speaks how much confidence they enjoy — public sector undertakings and private sector firms,” Mukherjee told reporters. The Rs 15,000-crore IPO by state-run Coal […]

    G-20 meeting to focus on trade imbalances, IMF reforms

    Curbing global trade imbalances, need for greater flexibility in exchange rates and reforming the IMF are expected to dominate the meeting of the group of 20 (G-20) nations that kicks off this weekend in South Korea, says a US official. “Advancing the pace and the effectiveness of global rebalancing will be a dominant priority going […]

    Gold futures surge on domestic demand, firm global cues

    Gold futures prices rose Rs 31 to Rs 20,026 per ten gram on Thursday, as speculators enlarged their positions, following a rise in demand in spot markets. Firming trend in New York also influenced the trading sentiment. At the Multi Commodity Exchange platform, gold for delivery in June rose by Rs 21, or 0.16 per […]

    Accenture Announces Senior-Leadership Succession

    Ireland:Accenture’s Board of Directors named Pierre Nanterme chief executive officer, effective Jan. 1, 2011. Nanterme will join the company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. William D. Green, currently chairman & CEO, will continue as chairman. “This is the right time to further strengthen Accenture’s global leadership. Accenture is on a solid growth trajectory and is […]

    Sensex recovers by 87 pts in opening trade

    The B S E benchmark Sensex on Thursday recovered by over 87 points in the opening trade, snapping out of a two-session losing streak on fresh buying by funds and retail investors amid a firming trend overseas. The 30-share index rose by 87.49 points, or 0.45 per cent to 19,959.64 points on the back of […]

    Dollar Slips on Fed’s Bonds Buying Plan

    Dollar slipped against major currencies in late New York trading on Wednesday as a report showed that the Federal Reserve planned to buy treasury bonds in the near future. Investors sold off dollars on Wednesday as the report said the Fed would probably buy 500 billion dollars of treasury bonds to bolster fragile economy.

    Gold futures extend losses on global cues

    Gold futures prices declined by 0.75 per cent, to Rs 19,430 per ten gram on Wednesday , as speculators engaged in offloading positions after metal tumbled nearly 2.5 per cent, after firming dollar eroded its demand as an alternate investment. At the Multi Commodity Exchange counter, gold for December delivery fell by Rs 128, or […]

    Jasper Infotech Releases Online Couponing Industry Trend Report for the Period Jan – Oct 2010

    New Delhi : Bangalore based techie Arvind never thought he would be able to enjoy photography classes for just Rs 149/-. Arvind bought this deal through Snapdeal.com. Says Arvind “I just stumbled upon this website by chance and now I am a regular visitor. I end up saving upto Rs 1500/- per month through Snapdeal […]

    Sensex sheds 186 pts to end below 20,000 level

    In volatile trade, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex on Tuesday lost 186 points to end below the crucial 20,000 level as investors liquidated holdings to invest in mega initial public offerings of Coal India. The 30-share index fell sharply in the last 30 minutes of trade to settle at 19,983.13 points, reflecting a loss […]