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  • Rupee Appreciation Not Abnormal: Pranab

    Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has said on Friday that huge FII inflow reflects foreigners confidence in Indian growth story and is not a matter of concern as of now since the appreciation in the value of rupee is not abnormal. “The rupee appreciation is not abnormal. As and when RBI feels that intervention is necessary, […]

    India for consensus to resolve currency conflict at G-20: FM

    India wants consensus and not confrontation to resolve the currency issue that is likely to come up for discussion at the two-day meeting of the finance Ministers and central bank governors of the G-20, opening in Gyeongju on Friday. “I do not believe in confrontation. I believe in dialogue. If the issues are to be […]

    SolArc Announces Alan Gunn, Vice President Product Marketing

    SolArc (www.solarc.com), a global provider of commodity trading and risk management solutions, has announced that Alan Gunn has been named Vice President, Product Marketing. In this role, Gunn will oversee all product marketing activities including market assessment and strategic product planning. According to Brad Anderson, SolArc CEO, “This new role will enhance our ability to […]

    Rupee 19 paise up against dollar in early trade

    The Indian rupee depreciated by 19 paise to Rs 44.49 a dollar in early trade on Friday, weighed down by dollar’s strength against other Asian currencies. However, positive opening on the stock markets on continued capital inflows by foreign funds into equities, capped its losses. In the previous session, the domestic unit at the Interbank […]

    Sensex opens 79.31 pts high in the opening trade

    The BSE benchmark Sensex continued its rally from Thursday and opened 79.31 points high in the opening trade on good quarterly reports from the country’s largest software firm Tata Consultancy Services. The 30-share index on Friday rose by 0.39 per cent to 20,339.89 points on the back of rally in IT, tech and consumer durables […]

    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 […]