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									18      Gulf Daily News Tuesday, 5th April 2011




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                            CURRENCIES                                                                                   Bahrain Bourse                                                                                                                          Total number of shares traded......... 879,067
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Total value of shares trades ........ BD147,851

  Exchange Rates
                                                                                                               PRICES at the close of trading yesterday:                                                                           SERVICES SECTOR
 COUNTRY                                       SELL CASH                       SELL DRAFT                      BAHRAIN ALL SHARE INDEX ....................1,414.77 ...........................-3.37                               Bahrain Ship Repairing and Engineering Co .....1.426
                                                                                                               Company .............................................. Share Prices ........... Change + or -                       Bahrain Car Park Company ...............................0.198 ...................................
 AUSTRALIA (Dollar)                                   0.3776                        0.3780                     BANKS SECTOR                                                                                                        Bahrain Cinema Company .................................0.792 ...................................
 BANGLADESH (Taka)                                  0.00535                        0.00521                     Ahli United Bank ...............................................$0.720 ...................................          Bahrain Duty Free Shop Complex .....................0.746 ...................................
 CANADA (Dollar)                                      0.3991                        0.3951                     Al Salam Bank (Salam) ......................................0.069 ........................+0.001                    Bahrain Maritime and Mercantile Intl..................0.525 ........................+0.025
                                                                                                               Bahrain Islamic Bank.......................................... 0.117 ...................................            Bahrain Telecommunications Company .............0.470 .........................-0.004
 CHINA (Yuan)                                              -                             -                     BBK ....................................................................0.450 ...................................   General Trading and Food Processing Co .........0.260 ...................................
 DENMARK                                              0.0750                             -                     Ithmaar Bank .................................................... $0.115 ...................................        Nass Corporation BSC .......................................0.140 ...................................
 EGYPT (Pound)                                        0.0662                        0.0640                     Khaleeji Commercial Bank (KHCB) ....................0.050 ...................................                       Seef Properties BSC ..........................................0.102 ...................................
                                                                                                               National Bank of Bahrain ...................................0.655 ...................................               Sudan Telecommunications Company ...............$1.75
 EUROPEAN UNION (Euro)                                0.5438                        0.5413                     The Bahraini Saudi Bank ...................................0.065 ...................................                INSURANCE SECTOR
 HONG KONG (Dollar)                                 0.04968                                                    Bank Muscat .......................................................0.824                                            Al Ahlia Insurance Company ..............................0.324 ...................................
                                                                                                               BANKS INVEST SECTOR                                                                                                 Arab Insurance Group (ARIG) ..........................$0.600 ...................................
 INDIA (Rupee)                                      0.00861                            0.00859                 Al Baraka Banking Group BSC ........................$1.270 ...................................                      Bahrain Kuwait Insurance Company ..................0.695 ...................................
 INDONESIA (Rupiah)                             0.00004448                                                     Arab Banking Corporation ..................................0.570 ...................................                Bahrain National Holding....................................0.438 ...................................
 IRAN (Tuman)                                   0.00034146                                   -                 Bahrain Commercial Facilities Co ......................0.440 ...................................                    Takaful International Company ...........................0.290
                                                                                                               Bahrain Middle East Bank ..................................0.075 ...................................                HOTEL SECTOR
 IRAQ (Dinar)                                      0.000325                                  -                 Gulf Finance House..........................................$0.125 ...................................              Bahrain Family Leisure Company ......................0.107 ...................................
 JAPAN (Yen)                                       0.004640                           0.004570                 Gulf Monetary Group ..........................................0.035 ...................................             Bahrain Tourism Company .................................0.346 ...................................
                                                                                                               Inovest BSC .....................................................$0.320 ...................................         Banader ..............................................................0.078 ...................................
 JORDAN (Dinar)                                       0.5349                                                   Investcorp Bank...........................................$1,138.50 ...................................             Gulf Hotels Group...............................................0.775 .........................-0.085
 KOREA (Won)                                    0.00039719                                                     TAIB Bank.........................................................$2.730 ...................................        National Hotels Company...................................0.445 ...................................
 KUWAIT (Dinar)                                       1.3660                              1.366                United Gulf Bank ................................................0.400 ...................................          INDUSTRIES SECTOR
                                                                                                               United Gulf Industries Corp ................................ 0.114 ...................................              Bahrain Flour Mills Company .............................0.400 ...................................
 MALAYSIA (Ringgit)                                0.127300                             0.1273                 INVESTMENT SECTOR                                                                                                   Delmon Poultry Company ..................................0.215 ...................................
 MALTA (Lira)                                              -                                  -                AUB Preference A ..............................................$0.43 ...................................            IPO
                                                                                                               Esterad Investment Company ............................0.218 ...................................                    Aluminum Bahrain BSC......................................0.910 ...................................
 NEW ZEALAND (Dollar)                                0.2943                             0.2933                 Global Investment House ...................................0.150 ...................................                CLOSED COMPANY SECTOR
 NORWAY (Krone)                                       0.0708                                  -                International Investment Group ..........................0.301 ...................................                  Securities & Investment Co (Sico) .....................0.310
 N. Yemen (Riyal)                                          -                                  -                United Finance Company SAOG .......................$0.37 ...................................                        United Paper Industries BSC (UPI) ....................0.420 ...................................



                                                                                                                     Sensex surges 1.5 per cent
 NEPAL (Rupee)                                      0.00549                            0.00534
 OMAN (Riyal)                                       0.98000
 PAKISTAN (Rupee)                                   0.00454                            0.00444
 PHILIPPINES (Peso)                                 0.00900                            0.00872
 QATAR (Riyal)                                      0.10379                            0.10374                     MUMBAI: The BSE Sensex                                   ended on March 31.                 now getting unwinded with                                                  momentum in the market can be
 SAUDI ARABIA (Riyal)                               0.10058                            0.10065                     advanced 1.5 per cent yesterday                             The state-run company, people hoping for strong topline                                                    sustained in the near-to-medium
 SINGAPORE                                           0.3026                             0.3016                     to its highest close in nearly                           which earns 70pc of its revenue growth for top companies on                                                   term,Ó Dewan said.
 SOUTH AFRICA (Rand)                                0.05820                            0.05810                     three months, as strong signs of                         from power equipment, said it strong demand,Ó said Neeraj                                                        Brent crude rose towards
                                                                                                                   world economic growth and                                was on track to reach revenue of Dewan, director at Quantum                                                   $120 a barrel and US crude hit a
 SRI LANKA (Rupee)                                  0.00364
                                                                                                                   hopes of strong corporate quar-                          $10 billion in the cur-                      Securities.                                                      2-1/2-year high above $108 on
 SWEDEN (Krona)                                      0.0629                                   -                    terly earnings boosted investor                          rent fiscal year that                           The BSE index                                                 Monday as unrest in the Middle
 SWITZERLAND (Franc)                                 0.4169                              0.4139                    appetite for equities.                                   began on April 1. The BOMBAY dropped 5.2pc in the                                                             East and North Africa kept the
 SYRIA (Pound)                                    0.007950                                    -                       Shares related to a graft                             stock ended up 2.8pc                         March quarter, as for-                                           focus on oil supplies as eco-
 TAIWAN (Dollar)                                  0.013400                                    -                    probe, however, fell after the                           at 2,173.80 rupees.                          eign funds sold $900                                             nomic growth bolstered demand
 THAILAND (Baht)                                  0.012660                            0.012640                     Central Bureau of Investigation                             The      benchmark STOCKS million on worries                                                               for fuel.
 TURKEY (Lira)                                       0.2508                                   -                    charged three telecoms firms, a                          30-share BSE index                           about high inflation                                                Shares in IndiaÕ s No 2 soft-
                                                                                                                   former minister and several                              ended 1.45pc higher                          and a slew of corrup-                                            ware services exporter Infosys
 UK (Sterling)                                       0.6175                             0.6150
                                                                                                                   executives with a range of                               at 19,701.73 points, having tion scandals, making it the                                                      Technologies led the gains, ris-
 UAE (Dirham)                                     0.102800                            0.102800                     crimes on Saturday.                                      risen as much as 1.6pc during worst performer among major                                                     ing 2pc to 3,283.85 rupees, on
 USA (Dollar)                                       0.37760                            0.37800                        Top power equipment maker                             the day, with all but seven of its world markets, Thomson                                                     improved demand for outsourc-
                                                                                                                   Bharat Heavy Electricals rose                            components closing in the posi- Reuters data showed.                                                          ing in its key US market after
 Rates are in Bahraini dinars at 17.00 local time, Monday. Rates are                                               as much as 4pc to a near two-                            tive territory.                      Ò If the crude oil prices donÕ t                                         strong economic data.
 indications only. For firm rates or for currencies not listed above                                               month high, after it posted a                               Ò Lot of pessimism that had spike sharply beyond $120 a                                                       Investors were upbeat about a
 please call Bahrain Financing Company. Telephone: 17228888,                                                       40-percent jump in provisional                           built up due to higher commod- barrel and big firms meet street                                               global economic growth after
 Website: www.bfc.com.bh.
                                                                                                                   net profit for the fiscal year that                      ity prices and interest rates are estimates in their earnings, the                                            employment grew solidly for a
 Gulf Interbank Rates                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     second month in March while the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          jobless rate fell to a two-year low
                        1 US$               1 UK Stg                  1 SFR              100 Yen                                                                      D                                                                                                                   in the US, which accounts for
 BAHRAIN                0.3770                0.6094                  0.4089              0.4488                                                                                                                                                                                          more than half of IndiaÕ s software
 KUWAIT                 0.2855                0.4615                  0.3097              0.3399                                                                      I                                                                                                                   services exports.
 OMAN                   0.3849                0.6222                  0.4175              0.4582                                                                      L                                                                                                                      Analysts said Indian inves-
 QATAR                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    tors were also betting on a
 UAE
                        3.6420
                        3.6730
                                              5.8873
                                              5.9374
                                                                      3.9501
                                                                      3.9837
                                                                                          4.3357
                                                                                          4.3726
                                                                                                                                                                      B                                                                                                                   strong quarterly earnings per-
 SAUDI                  3.7500                6.0619                  4.0672              4.4643                                                                      E                                                                                                                   formance by technology bell-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          wether Infosys, which is due to
                Dollar                                                                                                                                                R                                                                                                                   report its January-March num-
                                                                                                                                                                      T                                                                                                                   bers on April 15.
                 Currency                               April 4                              Prev
                 Euro                                    $1.42                            $1.4239
                 Yen                                     83.97                              84.24
                 Swiss francs
                 Canadian dollars
                 Pound
                                                        0.9229
                                                        0.9683
                                                        1.6112
                                                                                           0.9245
                                                                                           0.9632
                                                                                           1.6122
                                                                                                                                                                  SHIPPING
                                                                                                               Almoayed Wilhelmsen                                                                                                 Gulf Agency Company
Oil                                                                                                            Imports
                                                                                                               SPS Eric G Gibson OOCL/NVOCC due from Europe, US, Far East tomorrow
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Hyundai Highness
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   RHL Fiducia
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           NYK due from Far East today
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           CSAV/NOR due from Europe tomorrow
                                                                                                               Frida Schulte     OOCL/NVOCC due from Europe, US, Far East tomorrow                                                 Pucon                                   CSAV/NOR due from Far East April 7
Oil delivery prices (in dollars per barrel)                                                                    Liberty           WWL due from US April 7                                                                           Bremen Express                          NYK due from Europe April 8
                                                                                                    April 04   Asian Dynasty     WWL/NMT due from Europe April 7                                                                   Maersk, Kanoo
                                                                                                     (close)   Swift Ace         OOCL/NVOCC due from Europe, US, Far East April 9                                                  Maersk Avon                             Maersk due from Jebel April 11
IPE Brent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $121.06    Maersk Avon       OOCL/NVOCC due from Europe, US, Far East April 11                                                 Maersk Avon                             Maersk due from Jebel April 18
                                                                                                               Sima Paya         OOCL/NVOCC due from Europe, US, Far East April 11                                                 Maersk Avon                             Maersk due from Jebel April 25
Nymex crude . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 108.47       APL London        OOCL/NVOCC due from Europe, US, Far East April 14                                                 National Shipping
                                                                                                               Hoegh Oslo        WWL/NMT due from Europe April 19                                                                  Hadis                                   HDSL due from Far East today
GOLD                                                                                                           Alsharif Group
                                                                                                               Caribbean Highway K Line due from Japan, Far East April 9
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   OOCL Singapore
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   MSC Bari
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           COSCO due from Far East April 8
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           MSC due from Europe, Mediterranean April                        9
                                                                                                               Anke              TS Line due from Far East April 10                                                                MSC Genova                              MSC due from Europe, Mediterranean April                        9
Gold bars                   Selling
    Rates are in Bahrain Dinars                          Metal Prices                                          Emirates Kanako TS Line due from Far East April 10
                                                                                                               Bunga Seroja Satu TS Line due from Far East April 10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   MSC Busan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   MSC Alexa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           MSC due from Far East April 9
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           MSC due from Far East April 9
8gm coin 22k               133.000                                                                             Al Farahidi       Hanjin due from Europe April 10                                                                   Nordbaltic                              MSC due from Inter Gulf April 9
8gm coin 21k               129.000                      LONDON MARKETS                                         Xin Lian Yun Gang Hanjin due from Far East April 10                                                                 YM Portland                             YML due from Far East April 10
1gm (24 carat)              20.000                      Gold (per ounce)         $1,431.30                     Al Sabahia        Hanjin due from US April 10                                                                       Decker                                  HDSL due from Far East April 12
2.5gm                       48.250                      Silver (per ounce)          $38.31                     Hanjin Belawan    Hanjin due from Inter Gulf April 10                                                               Armis                                   HDSL due from Far East April 12
5gm                         91.500                      Palladium                  $780.50                     Triton Highway    K Line due from Japan, Far East April 16                                                          Lu He                                   COSCO due from Far East April 15
10gm                       179.500                      Platinum                 $1,777.50                     TS Qingdao        TS Line due from Far East April 17                                                                MSC Asya                                MSC due from Europe, Mediterranean April                        16
20gm                       355.750                       (Three-month delivery)                                Xin Los Angeles   TS Line due from Far East April 17                                                                MSC Alexandria                          MSC due from Europe, Mediterranean April                        16
50gm                       881.750                      Aluminium ($ per tonne) 2,632.00                       Emirates Victory  TS Line due from Far East April 17                                                                MSC Susanna                             MSC due from Far East April 16
100gm                    1,757.250                      Copper ($ per tonne)      9,330.00                     Abu Dhabi         Hanjin due from Europe April 17                                                                   MSC Clara                               MSC due from Far East April 16
1 ounce                    550.250                      Lead (per tonne)        $ 2,752.00                     APL, Bahrain                                                                                                        Nordbaltic                              MSC due from Inter Gulf April 16
1 tola                     208.500                      Nickel (per tonne)     $ 25,500.00                     APL London        APL due from Dammam April 14                                                                      YM West                                 YML due from Far East April 17
5 tola                   1,027.000                      Tin (per tonne)       $ 31,625.00                      APL Dubai         APL due from Dammam April 21                                                                      Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo
10 tola                  2,038.000                      Zinc (per tonne)       $ 2,417.00                      Dilmun Shipping Agency                                                                                              MOL Integrity                           MOL due from Dammam April 7
1kg                    17,391.500                                                                              Bunga Raya Empat Misc due from Far East today                                                                       APL London                              MOL due from Dammam April 14
1kg silver                 484.000                      BOMBAY                                                 Asian Dynasty     Eukor due from Europe today                                                                       Hoegh Oslo                              Hoegh, Europe due from Doha April 15
1/2kg silver               241.000                      Gold 24K (per gram)       Rs2,084                      Bunga Seroja Satu CSCL due from Far East April 10                                                                   APL Dubai                               MOL due from Dammam April 21
                                                        Gold 22K (per gram)       Rs1,938                      Anke              Emirates due from Far East April 10                                                               Dyvi Atlantic                           Hoegh, US due from Dammam April 23
•   Courtesy Bahrain Express                            Gold (10g)            Rs20,805.00                      Emirates Kanako Emirates due from Far East April 10                                                                 APL Spain                               MOL due from Dammam April 28
Exchange Tel: 17-275-275                                Silver (1kg)          Rs56,870.00                      Bunga Raya Dua MISC due from Far East April 12                                                                      Hoegh Manila                            Hoegh, Europe due from Doha April 29

								
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