Commodities

MCX Gold

26475.0
Net Change
-72.0
Open
26565.0
High
26627.0
Low
26435.0
Times
03/05 23:54
Data as of5:33am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

International Gold

1,196.30
Net Change
-4.70
Open
1,201.70
High
1,205.40
Low
1,196.00
Times
03/06 00:20
Data as of5:33am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

MCX Silver

36280.0
Net Change
-98.0
Open
36550.0
High
36550.0
Low
36199.0
Times
03/05 23:36
Data as of5:33am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

International Crude

60.67
Net Change
+0.12
Open
60.60
High
61.57
Low
60.08
Times
03/06 04:29
Data as of5:33am IST (Delayed at least 20 minutes).

Gold Market Report

PRECIOUS-Gold falls below $1,200/oz after rising on ECB forecasts

* ECB leaves rates unchanged at record low (Updates prices, adds comment)

PRECIOUS-Gold rises above $1,200, but robust dollar curbs gains

* Gold rises after three days of losses * Dollar index at 11-1/2 year high * Coming up: ECB releases outcome of policy meet at 1245 GMT (Updates prices) By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, March 5 - Gold edged above $1,200 an ounce on Thursday after a three-day losing streak as equities weakened, but gains were limited by robust U.S. economic data and strength in the dollar. Spot gold had ticked up 0.2 percent to $1,201.75 an ounce by 0706 GMT, after losing 1 percent

PRECIOUS-Gold rises above $1,200, but robust dollar curbs gains

SINGAPORE, March 5 - Gold edged above $1,200 an ounce on Thursday as equities weakened, but the safe-haven metal retained most of its losses from a three-day decline on robust U.S. economic data and strength in the dollar. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold had ticked up 0.3 percent to $1,202.65 an ounce by 0035 GMT, after losing 1 percent in the last three sessions. * The metal fell on Wednesday after data showed U.S. private employers added 212,000 private-sector jobs in Febru

PRECIOUS-Gold retreats on strong dollar after U.S. data

* SPDR fund logs second day of investor outflows (Updates prices, adds comment)

PRECIOUS-Gold snaps 2-day losing streak; U.S. data in focus

* SPDR fund logs second day of investor outflows * Coming up: U.S. ISM non-manufacturing PMI at 1500 GMT (Updates prices) By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, March 4 - Gold edged higher on Wednesday following two days of losses, although caution prevailed as the dollar held near 11-year highs ahead of major U.S. economic data. Spot gold rose 0.1 percent to $1,204.74 an ounce by 0747 GMT. The metal had fallen to a one-week low of $1,194.90 on Tuesday before paring its loss

UPDATE 3-BNSF oil train derails in rural Illinois; two cars aflame

NEW YORK, March 5 - A BNSF Railway train loaded with crude oil derailed and caught fire on Thursday afternoon in a rural area south of Galena, Illinois, according to local officials and the company.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar in demand, shares on edge for jobs report

SYDNEY, Jan 7 - The dollar was in high demand in Asia on Friday as bulls wagered a looming U.S. jobs report would add to the chance of rate hikes there, even as the European Central Bank embarks on a trillion euro campaign of bond-buying.

UPDATE 1-Canadian crude-by-rail growth slows as low oil prices bite

CALGARY, Alberta, March 5 - Canadian crude-by-rail exports dipped in the fourth quarter from the previous three-month period, National Energy Board data showed on Thursday, as poor netbacks deterred some shippers from loading barrels onto trains bound for U.S. markets.

Guyana says Exxon to begin offshore drilling, Venezuela irked

GEORGETOWN, March 5 - Exxon Mobil will start exploration drilling at the large Stabroek Block off the coast of Guyana on Friday, the government said, in a move that could inflame a long-running territorial row with neighboring Venezuela.

EXCLUSIVE-White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains

WASHINGTON, March 5 - The Obama administration weighed national standards to control explosive gas in oil trains last year but rejected the move, deciding instead to leave new rules to North Dakota, where much of the fuel originates.

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Nikkei 18,751.84 -- --%
Hang Seng 24,193.04 -- --%
Sensex 29,448.95 + 68.22 +0.23%
EUR/INR 68.853 +0.10%
USD/INR 62.440 +0.09%
GBP/INR 95.171 +0.12%
Gold 1,196.30 -4.70 -0.39%
Oil 51.01 +0.25 +0.49%
Corn 383.00 +1.25 +0.33%

Counting Pennies In Venezuela

13 Nov 2014

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China economic reforms may result in $14.4 trillion GDP, growth at 6 percent – Asia Society report

23 Oct 2014

Sweeping economic reform initiated by China President Xi Jinping in November 2013 marked a turning point for the world's second biggest economy. If implemented fully, China's potential GDP growth can be sustained at 6 percent through 2020. One risk: Falling short of that growth rate could result in growth at half that projection, or worse, leading to a new economic crisis, according to a new study.

Strong dollar, weak oil and emerging markets growth

17 Oct 2014

The stronger dollar has tightened liquidity conditions, hampering the growth recovery in emerging markets but if oil keeps falling that could change.