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Ivorian cocoa prices rise as farmers retain beans, await reform  ABIDJAN: Cocoa prices across most of Ivory Coast's main growing regions were higher last week as farmers held back beans in anticipation of an initiative starting next month to fix a government-guaranteed farmgate price, farmers and buyers said. The 2012/13 season in the world's top grower opens on Oct. 1 under a sweeping reform of the sector aimed at assuring farmer incomes and encouraging reinvestment in ageing plantations. Ivory Coast's cocoa marketing board is expected to announce a new season-long farmgate price this week and there are fears that potential disruptions caused by the implementation of the scheme could affect output. A purchasing manager at a European cocoa export firm told Reuters on Tuesday that the average price at the port of Abidjan remained largely unchanged at around 850 CFA francs ($1.67). "Nothing's moving. The cocoa isn't coming out. The people in the bush are waiting for the new price to be announced," said ...


Asian markets mixed, Europe fears return  HONG KONG: Asian markets were mixed Tuesday, with traders spooked by news that German business confidence had hit a 31-month low, wrangling over Greece's budget and uncertainty about Spain. Tokyo was 0.25 percent higher, adding 22.25 points to 9,091.54 but Sydney slipped 0.29 percent, or 12.6 points, to 4,372.9 and Seoul shed 0.60 percent, or 12.03 points, to 1,991.41. Hong Kong ended flat, edging up 3.98 points to 20,698.68, while Shanghai lost 0.19 percent, or 3.90 points, ...

Indian shares rise, led by low-beta stocks  MUMBAI: Indian shares rose on Tuesday as defensive and low-beta stocks such as ITC gained on value buying, after recent declines on churning in favour of cyclicals and high-beta stocks on bets of additional government reforms.   Cigarette maker ITC provisionally rose 2.1 percent, while Hindustan Unilever rose 2.3 percent.   Among other low-beta stocks, Cipla gained 2.2 percent on value buying after an 8.7 percent decline over the last eight sessions. India's benchmark BSE index provisionally rose 0.11 ...

Hong Kong flat, China weak as transport stocks hit bumps  HONG KONG: Hong Kong shares ended little changed on renewed concerns over global growth, and after China's central bank dampened expectations of a cut in banks' reserve requirements by injecting a record amount of funds into the market on Tuesday.  The Hang Seng index ended the day flat at 20,698.7 while the index of top Chinese shares listed in Hong Kong fell 0.2 percent, pulled down by transportation stocks. In China, the CSI300 of the top Shanghai ...

Energy and food stocks help lift European shares  LONDON: European shares rose slightly on Tuesday, helped by gains in major oil and food stocks. Traders said recent central bank stimulus measures gave equity markets upward potential despite unresolved fears over the euro zone debt crisis. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index rose 0.2 percent to 1,117.99 points, recovering from a 0.3 percent dip on Monday. The euro zone Euro STOXX 50 index was broadly flat at 2,557.52 points. European equity markets have rallied since July 26 ...

Asian markets mixed, Europe fears return   HONG KONG: Asian markets were mixed Tuesday, with traders spooked by news that German business confidence had hit a 31-month low, wrangling over Greece's budget and uncertainty about Spain.   Tokyo was 0.25 percent higher, adding 22.25 points to 9,091.54 but Sydney slipped 0.29 percent, or 12.6 points, to 4,372.9 and Seoul shed 0.60 percent, or 12.03 points, to 1,991.41.   Hong Kong ended flat, edging up 3.98 points to 20,698.68, while Shanghai lost 0.19 percent, or 3.90 points, ...

Hong Kong shares end flat  HONG KONG: Hong Kong shares ended flat on Tuesday in quiet trade as a week-long Chinese holiday approaches, while European fears resurfaced after a survey showing German confidence was weakening. Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng Index nudged up 3.98 points to 20,698.68 on turnover of HK$39.69 billion ($5.12 billion). Chinese shares closed down 0.19 percent. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slipped 3.90 points to 2,029.29 on turnover of 38.4 billion yuan ($6.1 billion). Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2012 ...


 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 16,501.65 0.08
Arrow Nasdaq 4,126.97 0.83
Arrow S&P 1,875.39 0.22
Arrow FTSE 6,674.74 0.11
Arrow DAX 9,544.19 0.58
Arrow CAC-40 4,451.08 0.74
Arrow Nikkei 14,546.27 1.09
Arrow H.Seng 22,509.64 0.97
Arrow Sensex 22,876.54 0.52





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Annual2012/13
Foreign Debt $60.9bn
Per Cap Income $1,368
GDP Growth 3.6%
Average CPI 7.5%
MonthlyFebruary
Trade Balance $-1.433 bln
Exports $2.167 bln
Imports $3.600 bln
WeeklyApril 14, 2014
Reserves $9.713 bln