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Indian trade promotion office opens in Cambodia


September 2nd, 2012 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Sep 2 (IANS) The office of the Indian Chamber of Commerce was officially launched here Sunday to promote economic, trade and investment ties between India and Cambodia.The ... Read more...

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Indian Diaspora meet to be held Sep 30 in Amsterdam


July 31st, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, July 31 (IANS) The annual Indian Diaspora conference in the Netherlands will be held this year in Amsterdam city Sep 30, EuAsia News reported Tuesday.Organised by the Foundation for ... Read more...

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Singapore, Kerala to enhance IT cooperation


April 13th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 12 (IANS) Kerala is all set to intensify and strengthen the cooperation in the IT Sector with Singapore following a visit by Group of Technology Companies (GTech) there, ... Read more...

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US competition law to impact Indian exporters


April 11th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) An Indian industry lobby Wednesday voiced concern over a new competition law in the US that says only those manufacturers who can provide proof of ... Read more...

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First joint trade chamber for divided Kashmir chooses chief


February 9th, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 9 (IANS) As part of the cross Line of Control (LoC) initiatives between two parts of Kashmir, a Srinagar-based businessman was Thursday elected to head a business interests ... Read more...

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Tapping spirituality to reset corporate goals


January 4th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 4 (IANS) The global economic meltdown, for which corporate greed in the developed world is mainly blamed, seems to be prompting management experts to bank on spirituality ... Read more...

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25,300 jobs in a day! Mumbai creates Guinness record


October 13th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) City-based NGO Swabhiman Sanghatana Thursday said it has created a new Guinness World Record by giving jobs to 25,300 unemployed youths, including physically challenged. The appointment letters ... Read more...

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Pakistan commerce minister meets Maharashtra governor


September 26th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Pakistan's Commerce Minister Makhdoom Amin Fahim Monday expressed confidence that his visit will prove to be a "stepping stone for future relations" between Pakistan and India ... Read more...

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Indian trader’s killing causes uproar in Nepal (Lead)


April 11th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 11 (IANS) An Indian trader was shot dead in the latest incident in a series of gun attacks in Nepal's capital, prompting businessmen to stage protests here Monday.Anjani ... Read more...

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Uproar in Nepal after gunmen kill Indian trader


April 11th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 11 (IANS) Businessmen staged protests here Monday after unidentified assailants shot dead an Indian trader in the latest incident in a series of gun attacks in Nepal's capital.Anjani ... Read more...

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Massive capital flight jolts Nepal


April 9th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 9 (IANS) Gripped by protracted political instability, insecurity, labour trouble and a crippling 14-hour daily power outage, wary Nepali investors have started clandestinely transferring capital outside the country.India, ... Read more...

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Proposed bill may allow students to carry guns in Texas universities


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): Texas lawmakers are considering passing a bill allowing students and academicians in the universities to carry guns on campus, in an attempt to ensure their safety following last ... Read more...

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Now, a UAE institute to teach good business ethics


December 18th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 18 (IANS/WAM) An Islamic institute to help organisations inculcate good business ethics is being envisaged here, it was announced Saturday.In this endeavour, the Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) and ... Read more...

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First Indian film fest in Trinidad and Tobago


November 18th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, Nov 18 (IANS) The first Indian film festival in Trinidad and Tobago has a series of movies lined up to whet the appetite of cinema lovers here, a large ... Read more...

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Britain seeks Indian market as Cameron comes visiting


July 26th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 26 (IANS)Prime Minister David Cameron arrives in India Tuesday on his first official state visit to build a "special relationship" with the onetime "jewel in the crown", ... Read more...

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Make corporates answerable: Bangladesh information chief


July 22nd, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 22 (IANS) Bangladesh's Chief Information Officer (CIC) wants that the Right to Information Act be amended to cover corporate offices and MNCs operating in the country to effectively combat corruption. ... Read more...

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Power-starved Bangladesh bans evening use of ACs


March 31st, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 31 (IANS) Bangladesh has banned use of air coolers and air conditioners during evening peak hours in all establishments, except hospitals and hotels, across the country to tackle the ... Read more...

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Microsoft India unveils new platform for shared IT services


March 8th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Global software giant Microsoft Monday unveiled a portfolio of services in India that will help companies share software and storage facilities, called cloud computing, that can bring ... Read more...

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Swine flu epidemic hits Mexican economy


April 30th, 2009 - 9:43 am ICT by IANS
By Nelson Keiman Mexico City, April 30 (DPA) The ongoing swine flu epidemic is hitting Mexico City's economy hard and is starting to hurt business in other parts of Mexico, according to official ... Read more...

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Trinidad & Tobago to host Americas summit, taxpayers unhappy


April 15th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, April 15 (IANS) Trinidad and Tobago is agog as it hosts the Fifth Summit of the Americas April 17-19 that will bring together 34 leaders, including US President ... Read more...

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Corruption case filed against former Bangladesh PM’s son


March 18th, 2009 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 18 (IANS) Bangladesh's anti-graft body has pressed charges against Arafat Rahman Koko, the younger businessman son of former prime minister Khaleda Zia, for money laundering. The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Tuesday said ... Read more...

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World business bodies ask Congress to drop ‘Buy American’ clause


February 10th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) Nine internatioal business organisations, including the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), have urged the US Congress to drop the "Buy American" clause in the over $800 billion stimulus ... Read more...

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Sreedharan gets lifetime corporate service award


December 20th, 2008 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 20 (ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari today presented ICSI Life Time Achievement Award for Excellence and Corporate Governance to Dr. E. Sreedharan, CMD of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation ... Read more...

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Aussies are becoming slaves to technology


October 13th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, October 13 (ANI): Australian people are increasingly becoming addicted to new technology, says a report. Christena Singh, author of the 2008 Sensis e-Business Report, says that peoples inclination towards technology ... Read more...

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Amarnath Samiti doing more harm than good, say Jammu residents


October 7th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 7 (IANS) Many people in Jammu have stopped rallying around the Shri Amarnath Sangharsh Samiti, saying protests organised by it have already cost them too much economically and now it ... Read more...

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Amarnath Samiti pays homage to Jammu agitation victims


October 5th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 5 (IANS) Shri Amarnath Sangarsh Samiti (SASS) Sunday paid homage to the people who were killed during the two-month long Jammu agitation for return of a plot of land to ... Read more...

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US management students visit Kerala Technopark


July 31st, 2008 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 31 (IANS) A group of 14 management students from a US-based B-school visited the Technopark here Thursday as part of their study-abroad tour. The students of the Cameron School of ... Read more...

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Maternity benefits harming women’’s careers


July 14th, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 14 (ANI): Longer maternity leaves are taking a toll on women''s careers, says a Britain''s new equalities watchdog. British government''s plans on expansion of maternity leave and parents'' rights is ... Read more...

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Dubai chapter celebrates ICAI’s 60th year celebrations


June 21st, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 21 (IANS) The Dubai chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) marked the institute's 60th year celebrations at its 20th annual conference here. "Ours is the only ... Read more...

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CII to make Birmingham annual destination


June 20th, 2008 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will bring a business delegation to Birmingham every year, the leader of the city's council said. Mike Whitby said the assurance had ... Read more...

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Left parties meet today to solve ongoing crisis in Darjeeling


June 14th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Siliguri, June 14 (ANI): The Left parties in West Bengal will meet today in an attempt to find a solution of the ongoing violence in the Darjeeling hills. The Gorkha Janamukti ... Read more...

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Chief Minister Buddhadeb invites Bimal Gurung for talks


June 13th, 2008 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, June 13: West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has invited Gorkha Janamukti Morcha Chief Bimal Gurung for talks on Darjeeling issue on June 18."Chief Minister has invited Bimal Gurung and ... Read more...

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ICC, Deloitte launch tax clinic


May 23rd, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) The Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) partnering with Deloitte Haskins and Sells Friday launched ICC Tax Clinic in Kolkata. The clinic will give advice and guidance on various ... Read more...

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Indian origin researchers software helps beef up airport security


April 17th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Computer scientists at University of Southern California, including an Indian origin researcher, have written software that may help improve vigilance against terrorist attacks.The software called ARMOR, ... Read more...

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