Commodity markets in India follow the global bearish trend


Crude oil has officially entered a bear market, declared Commodities king Dennis Gartman in a recent interview to CNBC. “The pain is far from over,” he said, adding that in the long run, crude oil is heading egregiously lower. Prophetic words indeed, as the prices of almost all commodities in international markets are down since […]

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Not just ‘conflict diamonds’, ‘conflict minerals’ enter tech supply chains from countries beyond Africa – report


The risk of human rights tainted tungsten, tin, tantalum and gold (3TG) entering the supply chains of tech firms is extending well beyond countries considered to be the traditional source of the so called “conflict minerals,” used by armed groups to finance their war against established governments. African countries, particularly the Democratic Republic of Congo […]

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Daily Masala

Here is what others are talking about this morning: Dollar, bond yields rise on enhanced Fed rate hike prospects Oil prices dip on doubts OPEC can coordinate output cut Gold steady on subdued stocks, set for second weekly gain China’s industrial profits boosted by steel, refining Tata Steel says European steel plans unchanged  Indian Oil […]

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