Financial Daily from THE HINDU group of publications
Thursday, March 16, 2006
Commodities (March 14 at close)
Gold (per gram) Rs740
Standard Gold (10 gram) Rs7,995
Silver (per gram) Rs16.35
Brent crude (per bbl) Rs2776
Markets (March 14)
BSE Sensex10801.72(-1.99)
S&P CNX Nifty3195.35 (-7.30)
US Dollar (Buy/Sell)44.50 (-0.01)



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Tata Steel eyes 79% in Highveld Steel of SA
Due diligence is on for South Africa's $1.3-b market cap company More

Anil Ambani group to raise stake in RNRL to 55%
Plans to invest Rs 1,052 cr; pref offer approved; open offer on May 3 More

Govt not to change norms for petroleum retail business
`Prospective players should invest Rs 2,000 cr in 10-year period' More

PCs, laptops become dearer
HP, Acer, LG, Zenith hike prices More

Cell operators plan to defy BCCI notice
Cricket updates through SMS to continue More

ABB eyes acquisitions, takes cautious approach
We will continue to focus on organic growth: Kindle More

6 SEBs spend Rs 4,014 cr on free, subsidised power
Punjab, TN, AP agricultural consumers main beneficiaries More

Hardening rates to raise interest costs of States
Escalation in revenue expenditure More

Fixed to mobile convergence in two years
Dual-mode handsets to make their presence felt soon More

Net telephony licence fee `ill-conceived', say ISPs
`Yahoo, Google, Net2Phone offer services without paying anything' More

Infosys ADS premium drops to 6-7 pc
`Domestic market has emerged stronger' More

Jalgaon bird flu outbreak dampens poultry industry
Seen as further damaging chances of recovery More

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