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Global gold prices firm as investors await clarity on Donald Trump’s tariff plan

Global gold prices firm as investors await clarity on Donald Trump’s tariff plan

Spot gold rose 0.2% to $1,328.81 per ounce by 1.34pm. It hit a one-week high on Wednesday at $1,340.42, before closing lower at $1,325.49 an ounce. Photo: Reuters Gold prices held steady on Thursday as investors awaited more details on US President Donald Trump’s proposed steel and aluminium tariffs, the outcome of the European Central [...]

March 8, 2018 Loknath Das News Comments Off on Global gold prices firm as investors await clarity on Donald Trump’s tariff plan

22 mentally challenged Indian prisoners in Pakistan jails await repatriation

22 mentally challenged Indian prisoners in Pakistan jails await repatriation

As many as 22 mentally challenged Indians, lodged in Pakistan jails even after completing their sentences years back, are awaiting their repatriation for want of verification of their addresses and antecedents. Two of them are even nameless. Officials have recorded one them aged between 45-50 years with a mark of ‘Om’ on the back of [...]

August 30, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on 22 mentally challenged Indian prisoners in Pakistan jails await repatriation

Clock ticking as Swiss watchmakers await market recovery

Clock ticking as Swiss watchmakers await market recovery

In two small Swiss towns, watchmakers are trying to strike a balance as delicate as the mechanisms in their precision-engineered watches – squeezing suppliers to cope with an industry crisis while preserving the skills that drove past successes. La Chaux-de-Fonds, home to just 39,000 people, and even smaller neighbor Le Locle have been at the [...]

April 14, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Clock ticking as Swiss watchmakers await market recovery