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A man under an umbrella looks up to a video screen and LED stock index ticker display showing the stock market situation outside the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), in Mumbai, India. Morning trading saw the index of Indian equities markets at 108.94 points and the BSE Sensex (Bombay Stock Exchange Sensitivity Index) touched a high of 19,569.20 points. India posted a rapid growth rate of eight to nine per cent every fiscal year between 2005 and 2011 except for 2008-2009. The economy has been slowing since then posting a growth rate of 5.3 per cent in 2011-2012 and five per cent in 2012-2013.

Reforms spark Indian shares

Subdued global oil prices should provide a shot in the arm to India's economy

The first thing to realise is that money management is not the scary monster you imagine it to be.

Some home truths of money management

Effort should be made to pre-empt any financial disputes splitting family bonds


UAE markets recover

A symmetrical triangle consolidation pattern has formed in the DFMGI chart

A Citibank advertisement in Tokyo. Citigroup Inc said it is pulling out of consumer banking in 11 markets, including Japan and Egypt, as the US bank with the biggest international business looks to cut persistently high costs.

Global banks start believing in less is more

Citi and HSBC prefer taking the exit route from non-core markets

 Saudi Arabia

Gulf economic momentum keeps to moderate pace

Analysts believe control over inflation remains important to healthy growth

Retail Gold Rate

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