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Etihad Airways to fly daily to Vietnam


July 22nd, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 22 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will launch daily flights to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's commercial capital and most ... Read more...

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India pitches for ASEAN pact in services, investments


July 11th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Seeking to accelerate economic ties with the region, India Wednesday made a strong pitch for an early conclusion of a free trade agreement in services ... Read more...

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Indian Navy inducts second sail training ship


January 27th, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 27 (IANS) INS Sudarshini a three-masted barque, the second sail training ship of the Indian Navy, was commissioned by Vice Admiral K.N. Sushil, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval ... Read more...

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Thailand seeks Indian investments


January 25th, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra Wednesday asked Indian businesses to invest in her country, saying it could act as a gateway to the larger ASEAN ... Read more...

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Singapore opened new horizons for India: PM


November 20th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 20 (IANS) Singapore had opened new horizons for India, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Sunday and recalled that it was New Delhi's engagement with Singapore that ... Read more...

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Nehru spirit prevails as Manmohan lands in Singapore (Second Lead)


November 19th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh reached here from Bali Saturday night for the final leg of his four-day 'Look East' tour to meet the leadership of ... Read more...

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ASEAN markets more accessible to Indian companies: FICCI


September 25th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Free trade agreement (FTA) with Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has increased market access for Indian companies, a survey by the Federation of Indian ... Read more...

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Free trade with Asean to open up bigger prospects


May 15th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The India-Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) will open up a host of business opportunities for Indian industry, especially in ... Read more...

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India, Thailand agree to double trade by 2014 (Lead)


April 5th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) India and Thailand Tuesday agreed to double by 2014 their bilateral trade, which stood at $6 billion at present, and also to expedite their ... Read more...

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India, Indonesia to sign extradition treaty, other agreements


January 21st, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.21 (ANI): India and Indonesia are likely to sign an extradition treaty along with other memoranda of understanding and business deals in infrastructure, resources, manufacturing and services sector during ... Read more...

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PM in Malaysia to firm up economic, defence, cultural ties (Night Lead)


October 26th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Having said sayonara to Japan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Tuesday for a three-day visit during which he will underscore the linkages between ... Read more...

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PM touches down in Malaysia to bolster ties (Lead)


October 26th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Having said sayonara to Japan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Tuesday for a three-day visit during which he will underscore the linkages between ... Read more...

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Strategic partnership with Japan important for peace, stability in Asia, world: PM


October 24th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 24 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Sunday said that a strategic and global partnership between India and Japan is important for peace, prosperity and stability ... Read more...

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Tunes composed by Cambodian King’s dad, Bollywood songs welcome President Patil


September 15th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghPhnom Penh, Sep 15 (ANI): Musical tunes composed by former Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk and Bollywood songs were played to welcome visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil at ... Read more...

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Prez Patil meets Cambodian PM, India extends 15 million dollar credit


September 14th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghPhnom Penh, Sep 14 (ANI): Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen today called on visiting Indian President Pratibha Devising Patil here which was followed by signing of agreements between the ... Read more...

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President Patil receives traditional welcome in Cambodia


September 14th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghPhnom Penh, Sep 14 (ANI): Visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil was today accorded a traditional welcome by Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni at the Silver Pagoda Royal Palace here.School ... Read more...

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President Patil asks PIO and NRIs to project correct image of India


September 13th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghPhnom Penh (Cambodia), Sep 13 (ANI): Visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil today asked People of Indian Origin (PIO) and Non Resident Indians (NRIs) to project correct image ... Read more...

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President Patil arrives in Cambodia after ending successful visit to Lao


September 13th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghPhnom Penh, Sep 13 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil arrived today on a six-day state visit to Cambodia from September 13 to 18 with the objective of strengthening enduring ... Read more...

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Ties with Laos, Cambodia of strategic importance to India: President Patil


September 9th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghOn Board Air India One, Sep 9 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisngh Patil, who is currently undertaking a ten-day official visit to Laos and Cambodia, today said that relations with ... Read more...

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President Patil leaves for Laos, Cambodia to further advance India’s Look East policy


September 9th, 2010 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Sep 9 (ANI): To strengthen closer and enduring partnership with countries of ASEAN region as part of India's Look-East policy, President Pratibha Devisingh Patil left on Thursday ... Read more...

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President leaves for Laos, Cambodia on Thursday to advance India’s Look East policy


September 8th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Sep 9 (ANI): To strengthen closer and enduring partnership with countries of ASEAN region as part of India's Look-East policy, President Pratibha Devisingh Patil left on Thursday ... Read more...

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Patil heads to Laos, Cambodia


September 7th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Ahead of the India-ASEAN summit, President Pratibha Patil is set to give a boost to India's Look East policy as she heads Thursday on a ten-day ... Read more...

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China makes six-point proposal for cooperation with ASEAN


October 24th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hua Hin (Thailand), Oct 24 (IANS) Chinese Prime Minster Wen Jiabao made a six-point proposal for strengthening cooperation with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) during his address at the bloc's ... Read more...

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Planters seek relief from free trade pact with ASEAN


September 14th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Coonoor (Tamil Nadu), Sep 14 (IANS) Planters of tea, coffee and spices in southern India are seeking financial support from the government to counter cheaper imports under the Free Trade ... Read more...

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Create Rs.7,500-crore fund for meat and fish industry: Assocham


July 22nd, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) wants the government to set up a Rs.7,500-crore ($1.5-billion) corpus fund for the meat and fish processing industry. The ... Read more...

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Krishna leaves for Thailand to attend India-ASEAN Ministerial meeting


July 21st, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 21 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna left for Phuket, Thailand on Tuesday to attend the three-day Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and East Asia Summit.Speaking ... Read more...

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TATA looking at Thailand as ASEAN strategic business hub


June 4th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): The TATA Group is actively considering using Thailand as a strategic marketing hub for promoting its products in the ASEAN region, revealed that country's Industry Minister, Chanchai ... Read more...

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Indian engineering exporters bank on Africa, Southeast Asia


February 27th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 27 (IANS) At a time when the world is reeling under the economic meltdown, exporters of engineering goods in the country are looking to Africa and Southeast Asia for salvation. "Though ... Read more...

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India pavilion planned at Singapore pump exhibition


April 12th, 2008 - 6:39 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, April 12 (IANS) The Engineering Export Promotion Council of India (EEPC) will be organizing an India pavilion at an international pumps exhibition in Singapore in July in order to make inroads ... Read more...

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Malaysian PM calls for regional education policies


March 13th, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Kuala Lumpur, March 13 (Xinhua) Malaysian Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi Thursday called for the formulation of dynamic regional education policies that could continuously spearhead holistic developments in Asean region. The Asean ... Read more...

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Wipro opens centre in Malaysia


February 21st, 2008 - 9:23 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Feb 21 (IANS) Leading IT firm Wipro Ltd Thursday opened its global service management centre in Malaysia to cater to infrastructure and application management service requirements of customers across the Asean ... Read more...

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