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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

Rise in raw materials prices likely to hit real estate business

Rise in raw materials prices likely to hit real estate business

INDORE: High fluctuations in cement and steel prices caused by a spur in infrastructural activities, is likely to hit real estate business. Increased prices of raw materials will spoil plans of the realtors expecting to revive themselves after last year’s slump. Industry participants said that rise in cement prices has increased the cost of project [...]

February 14, 2017 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Rise in raw materials prices likely to hit real estate business

Real estate prices in Goa unlikely to fall, say builders

Real estate prices in Goa unlikely to fall, say builders

PANAJI: After the demonetization announcement and with the Real Estate Regulation Act(RERA) waiting in the wings to make an entrance, numerous aspiring home seekers across the state are stuck in a dilemma. Conflicting views and statements that the cost of real estate will fall drastically has made first times purchasers wonder whether to put the [...]

December 15, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate prices in Goa unlikely to fall, say builders

UBS Starts Brazil Real Estate Venture as Prices Tumble (Correct)

UBS Starts Brazil Real Estate Venture as Prices Tumble (Correct)

The Swiss bank is starting a new business that will help investors capitalize on reduced property prices after a two-year recession, the firm’s Brazil chief executive officer, Sylvia Coutinho, said in an interview in Sao Paulo. Specialized consultancy Real Estate Capital will work exclusively with the team, and REC CEO Moise Politi will head the [...]

October 12, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on UBS Starts Brazil Real Estate Venture as Prices Tumble (Correct)

Home prices heat up: Crisis and opportunity

Home prices heat up: Crisis and opportunity

Rising buyer demand and increasingly short supply are lighting a fire under the U.S. housing market. Home prices in August surged on a monthly basis by the largest margin in 11 years, and the annual price gain of 6.2 percent is a sharp acceleration compared to the past two years, according to CoreLogic. “Housing values [...]

October 5, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Home prices heat up: Crisis and opportunity

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

The prospects of growing supplies of oil on the market offset the latest OPEC chatter on rebalancing efforts to push oil prices lower in early Friday trading. Oil drifted around in volatile trading Thursday as key economic indicators bounced off underlying questions about the gap between oil supplies and global demand. Libya and Nigeria, two [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

A global fund has raised over $12.9 billion from international donors as part of a campaign aimed at effectively eradicating AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis by 2030, conference organizers said on Saturday. The Global Fund asked government, faith-based and private-sector partners to raise a total of $13 billion at a donor conference in Montreal to support [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Supply factors pull oil prices lower early Friday

Preview: Indian inflation likely cooled in August on weaker food prices

Preview: Indian inflation likely cooled in August on weaker food prices

Lower food prices likely cooled India’s inflation rate in August, a Reuters poll showed, but probably not by enough to give the central bank scope to ease monetary policy again anytime soon.Official data on the consumer price index is due to be released at 1200 GMT on Monday. The median forecast from the Reuters poll [...]

September 9, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Preview: Indian inflation likely cooled in August on weaker food prices

Pfizer CEO says Clinton plan to curb drug prices would hurt consumers

Pfizer CEO says Clinton plan to curb drug prices would hurt consumers

Pfizer Inc’s chief executive on Thursday said recent proposals by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to curb “unjustified” U.S. drug prices would dampen investment in innovative new drugs and ultimately hurt consumers. “(They) would be very negative for innovation,” Ian Read said in webcast from the annual Wells Fargo healthcare conference in Boston. He said [...]

September 8, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Pfizer CEO says Clinton plan to curb drug prices would hurt consumers

Good news! Sony reduces prices of Xperia X, Z5 Premium by 21% Good,news!,Sony,reduces,prices,of,Xperia,X,,Z5,Premium,by,21%,

Good news! Sony reduces prices of Xperia X, Z5 Premium by 21% Good,news!,Sony,reduces,prices,of,Xperia,X,,Z5,Premium,by,21%,

NEW DELHI: Sony India has reduced prices of its flagship devices, Xperia X and Z5 Premium, by up to 21 per cent. The reduction, effective from September 1, will see Xperia X being sold at Rs 38,990. This is lower by Rs 10,000 or about 21 per cent from the launch price of Rs 48,990 [...]

September 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Good news! Sony reduces prices of Xperia X, Z5 Premium by 21% Good,news!,Sony,reduces,prices,of,Xperia,X,,Z5,Premium,by,21%,

Wild ride for crude oil prices

Wild ride for crude oil prices

Crude oil prices started Friday in volatile territory after the U.S. government reported the economy added more jobs in July, though key metrics were unchanged. Crude oil prices rallied during the latter half of the week after a brief dip below $40 per barrel. Federal U.S. data show a mixed picture for a market trying [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Wild ride for crude oil prices

Oil prices mixed as investors weigh latest earnings

Oil prices mixed as investors weigh latest earnings

Lackluster earnings reports out early Wednesday balanced against assessments on the market trajectory to leave crude oil prices in mixed territory. Hess Corp. and Norwegian energy company Statoil were among those reporting weak results in their latest disclosures. This year saw crude oil prices so far drop below $30 per barrel, bounce back above $50 [...]

August 3, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Oil prices mixed as investors weigh latest earnings