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World Bank lends Mexico $300 mn to counter fiscal risks

March 23rd, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 23 (IANS) The World Bank has announced a $300 million loan to Mexico to shield it from fiscal risks.The loan seeks "a more effective implementation of public ... Read more...

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Report: Thai floods to downgrade country’s economic growth by 1.2 percent

November 26th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- The devastating rainfall and subsequent flooding in Thailand this year is expected to decrease the country's economic growth to 2.4 percent, the Bangkok Post reported on Saturday.The ... Read more...

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US Ex-Im Bank director joins India-US trade body

July 28th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) US Export-Import Bank Director, Diane Farrell has joined a US-India trade group as executive vice president, overseeing business advocacy and membership services in the areas ... Read more...

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Government reviews export sops, industrial output

November 25th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The government has set up a high-level panel to review issues related to export incentives and slowdown in industrial output growth, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand ... Read more...

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If prosecution case solid, hostile witnesses don’t matter: Court

October 21st, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) The Supreme Court has held that even if all witnesses turn hostile a trial court can convict and sentence the accused, if the prosecution is successful in ... Read more...

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Patil donates Rs.1.1 crore to India-Cambodia Friendship School

September 15th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghPhnom Penh (Cambodia), Sept.15 (ANI): Visiting Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Wednesday donated a sum of Rs.1.1 crore to the India-Cambodia Friendship School in Phnom Penh.The money ... Read more...

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India to help Cambodia to build human resources

September 14th, 2010 - 11:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghPhnom Penh, Sep 14 (ANI): Visiting President Pratibha Devising Patil today said that human resource development and capacity building are the primary focus of India-Cambodia bilateral cooperation for the ... Read more...

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Black market of breast milk booming Down Under

December 21st, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): A black market in breast milk is booming as parents Down Under are desperate to feed their babies the natural elixir.They are being charged up to 1000 dollars ... Read more...

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Fifth Third Bank to issue RevolutionCard from Revolution Money

October 20th, 2009 - 11:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
St. Petersburg, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Revolution Money has announced that Fifth Third Bank has joined its Revolution Money network as an issuing bank too. According to Revolution, "the combination of ... Read more...

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World Bank approves $500 mn loan for Pakistan

March 27th, 2009 - 7:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 27 (IANS) The World Bank has approved a $500-million interest-free loan to help stablise Pakistan's economy, Geo TV reported Friday. "Pakistan has experienced severe external and internal shocks in the ... Read more...

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