Numbers of note

     Print Edition: November 30 2008

1.5 million: Accounts at US President-elect Barack Obama’s campaign site, myBarackObama.com. The campaign raised over $600 million (Rs 3,000 crore) contributed by three million supporters, many of whom donated through the Internet

$60 billion (Rs 3 lakh crore): India’s trade deficit for the first six months of 2008-09 compared to $39.1 billion (Rs 1,56,400 crore) last year

$3.8 billion (Rs 18,240 crore): ArcelorMittal’s third-quarter (July-September) profit, up from $3 billion (Rs 12,000 crore) in the corresponding quarter a year ago

$680 million (Rs 3,400 crore): The amount Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp. will spend on a planned second car factory on the outskirts of Bangalore

300-400: The number of jobs the Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover plans to cut in view of the current global economic downturn

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