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Sunday, October 15, 2006
Commodities (Oct 14)
Gold (per gram) Rs818
Silver (per gram) Rs19.15
Brent crude (per bbl) Rs2,710
Markets (Oct 13)
BSE Sensex12736.42 (+198.44)
S&P CNX Nifty3676.05 (+55)
US Dollar (Buy/Sell)45.49 (-0.11)

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Sasol ready to invest $6 billion
Pre-condition is coal block with at least 1-billion tonne reserves More

Pact with EU could go beyond FTA
Non-tariff barriers, export of services and movement of professionals in spotlight More

Textile exports to US rise as China slips
If 2005 was arguably China's year in the world textile exports, the first half of this year has seen India improve on its share in the key US market at the cost of slippages in Chinese exports into the country. India's share in US' textile ... More

`Pricey' Indian markets still draw FII inflows
Strong market, corporate showing neutralises the expensive tag More

Changes in promoter holdings: What's at stake for the shareholder?
A high promoter holding has not been a barrier in adding shareholder value. On the contrary, companies with a concentrated ownership have added more value than those with a dispersed ownership. More

Film industry running for insurance cover

Sizzling services send Sensex soaring
Four months to the date after the Sensex dived to sub-9,000 levels, the bellwether gauge is back to dizzy heights closing at a historical high of 12,736 points on Friday and the markets are abuzz once again. Yet, unlike when the Sensex last ... More

Young Investors: Get a bang for your buck
We begin a new page, Young Investor, as part of the Investment World section, starting today. It is targeted at youngsters as well as those young-at-heart, but-late-to-start. The page will be a guidepost to beginners in the arena of investing. ... More

Index Outlook
The Sensex has finally done it, recording a new all-time high, making the May high of 12671 just another number in history. It has been a gritty climb from the morass of the May crash, gaining an incredible 45 per cent in 90 sessions. But, the ... More

Moser Baer arm buys stake in US co SolFocus
`A big step towards commercialisation of CPV technology' More

`I'm questioning several tenets of economics'
Micro credit not moving in India: Prof Yunus More

The big-bang buying season
Why this Diwali is a good time for investors too More

Where to park your money
The other day one of my young friends, suddenly rich with Rs 50,000, was wondering what he should do with the money. Exhausted after blowing up a similar sum, he wanted to put this Rs 50k to productive use, but was quite clueless about what to do ... More

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