Tag archive for ‘prices’
By Loknath Das On Monday, May 7th, 2018

Oil prices reach highest since November 2014 at over $70 per barrel

US oil prices rose above $70 a barrel on Monday for the first time since November 2014 and Brent crude climbed to fresh highs, buoyed as a deepening economic crisis in Venezuela threatened the country’s already More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Keeping a close watch on petrol and diesel prices, says Pradhan

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan remained non-committal on Thursday on cutting excise duty on petrol and diesel, which have touched record highs, saying the government was keeping a close watch on the situation. Petrol More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Bitcoin Prices Fall 5%: Market Cap Still Ahead Of Ethereum, Ripple’s Put Together

Bitcoin prices fell over 5% on Wednesday HIGHLIGHTS Bitcoin’s price closed at $14,595 on Tuesday Bitcoin prices struggle to surge past $14,300 on Wednesday Bitcoin market cap falls to $240 billion More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Bitcoin Prices Fall As South Korea Seeks To Ban Cryptocurrency Exchanges

HIGHLIGHTS South Korea is a big market for bitcoin, ethereum trading South Korea’s plan to ban bitcoin trading triggers its fall Bitcoin price has been falling consistently since 5 days COMMENTS Bitcoin More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Petrol prices hiked: Rs 79 per litre in Mumbai, at highest since August, 2014

The Indian basket of imported crude oils gained nearly $3.50 a barrel during last week even as petrol prices in the country touched their highest levels since Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed office three years More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Saudi Budget Deficit Shrinks Due To Higher Oil Prices

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia’s state budget deficit shrank by a fifth in the second quarter from a year earlier as revenues rose moderately on the back of higher oil prices. The deficit dropped to 46.5 billion riyals More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Petrol, Diesel Prices Cut Sharply On Lower Global Oil Rates

Petrol price was lowered by Rs. 2.16 per litre while diesel rate was cut by Rs. 2.10 per litre on Monday. Revised rates will take effect from midnight, Indian Oil Corp. – the country’s largest fuel More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, May 15th, 2017

House prices fall again as investment loans drop to lowest level in 10 months

Treasurer Scott Morrison repeated that there were no “silver bullet solutions to making housing more affordable”.  Photo: Alex Ellinghausen   Home loans to investors have fallen to the lowest More...

By subhadip On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

European vegetables: ‘Perfect storm’ raises prices

Bad weather in Italy and Spain is likely to significantly increase the price of vegetables across northern Europe, food suppliers and supermarkets have told the BBC. One supplier said that a combination of flooding, More...

By subhadip On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Fuel prices hit 18-month high, after Opec production cuts

The price of petrol and diesel in the UK has risen to its highest since July 2015, following a three-pence-a-litre increase in December alone. The average cost of unleaded petrol hit 117.23p at the end of the month, More...