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Australia wants to partner Kerala in agro-based services


June 18th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 18 (IANS) Australia Monday welcomed the Kerala government's 'Emerging Kerala' 2012 Global Connect initiative and expressed its desire to partner the state in agri and agro-based services and ... Read more...

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India, Virginia state agree to boost trade ties


April 5th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao and Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell have agreed to take concrete measures to forge greater trade and investment ties between India and the ... Read more...

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Japan keen on industrial corridor, freight train in south India


February 14th, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 14 (IANS) Japan is more keen on building an industrial corridor and the high-speed rail freight corridor between Chennai and Bangalore than the bullet train project, said an ... Read more...

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2012 Olympics to generate extra 1 billion pounds: British PM


January 11th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) The 2012 London Olympic Games will generate more than one billion pounds of additional revenue for British businesses, said the British prime minister.Britain believes ... Read more...

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US Maryland state’s governor invites Indian investors


December 3rd, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 3 (IANS) Leading a delegation of officials from the Maryland state government of the US, senior executives from more than 50 leading businesses and academic institutions, Governor Martin ... Read more...

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‘Vietnam a huge business opportunity for India’


October 13th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) Inviting Indian business and technical expertise in various sectors, Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang Thursday said the demand for material and machinery is high in ... Read more...

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MDL-Pipavav JV put on hold: Antony


September 26th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The government Monday put on hold a joint venture (JV) between defence public sector unit Mazagon Docks Limited (MDL) and private sector Pipavav Defence and ... Read more...

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India, US making ‘great strides’ in security ties (Lead)


July 19th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tuesday said India and America were making "great strides" in expanding their ties on security and counter terrorism.Clinton, ... Read more...

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YouTube to diversify into movie rentals


April 27th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Competition to Netflix, choice to consumers! Google’s video arm, Youtube is gearing up to offer a movie rental service very soon much to the dismay of ... Read more...

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Bill Gates ‘tried to cut his Microsoft co-founder out when he got sick with cancer’


March 31st, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 31 (ANI): A damning memoir by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has claimed that Bill Gates tried to cut him out of the business when he fell ill with cancer.According to ... Read more...

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Bangladesh court verdict on Muhammad Yunus plea Sunday


March 3rd, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 3 (IANS) The Dhaka High Court will on Sunday pronounce its verdict on the plea of Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus challenging his removal as head of the Grameen ... Read more...

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Corporate-business tie-ups to generate million jobs in Gujarat


January 10th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Jan 9 (IANS) Gujarat Livelihood Promotion Company Limited (GLPC) has initiated corporate-business partnerships that will generate more than a million jobs in the next five years in the rural areas of ... Read more...

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Botswana opens export and investment office in Mumbai


June 18th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Underlining the economic theme of his visit, Botswana's Vice President Mompati Merafhe inaugurated the office of his southern African country's investment and export authority here Friday. "This is ... Read more...

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PM to leave for Saudi Arabia today


February 27th, 2010 - 11:25 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh will leave for Saudi Arabia today on a three-day visit at the invitation of King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz.During his ... Read more...

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India, Saudi Arabia to deepen ties during PM visit


February 26th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leaves for Saudi Arabia Saturday on a three-day visit during which the two countries will deepen their strategic relationship, officials here ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to leave for Saudi Arabia tomorrow


February 26th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.26 (ANI): Prime Minister will undertake a three-day visit to Saudi Arabia at the invitation of King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz.During his Feb.27 to March 1 visit, Prime ... Read more...

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Indian diaspora must think beyond remittances: Manmohan Singh


January 8th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Thanking overseas Indians for the remittances to their country of origin that amounted to over $50 billion last fiscal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday also asked ... Read more...

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KPMG identifies 11 areas for Indo-Bhutanese cooperation


August 23rd, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Thimphu (Bhutan), Aug.23 (ANI): Leading audit, tax and advisory services firm KPMG has reportedly identified eleven keys areas in which India and Bhutan can cooperate.Titled a 'Study of Investment Climate ... Read more...

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London Book Fair 2009 to focus on India


April 9th, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The London Book Fair to be held April 20-22 will focus on Indian publishers and authors. The British Council (India) announced Thursday that 51 authors and around ... Read more...

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Malay Indian appointed member of Indian global advisory council


February 6th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Putrajaya, Feb. 6 (ANI): Malay Indian and the chairman of the Nam Fatt Corporation Bhd, Ajit Singh, who features in the list of 20 most prominent Indians living abroad, has been ... Read more...

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Modi’s African visit has great significance: industry


November 16th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 16 (IANS) Praising Chief Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Uganda and Kenya, beginning Monday, the Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) Sunday said African countries has huge business potential ... Read more...

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Indra Nooyi wins leadership award for advancing diversity


November 11th, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) Indra K. Nooyi, India-born chairman and chief executive officer of PepsiCo, has been named the winner of the Chicago United 2008 Bridge Award honouring exemplary leadership in support ... Read more...

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World’s costliest fabric brand eyes $3 mn sales in India


October 17th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Scottish fabric maker Holland & Sherry, which has ventured into the Indian high-end male apparel segment with suit lengths costing a whopping Rs.3 million ($61,662), hopes to ... Read more...

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Indian, Italian tanners sign technology transfer accord


June 23rd, 2008 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 23 (IANS) Indian and Italian tanners' associations Monday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to improve skills and efficiency of the leather industry in Tamil Nadu. According to the agreement, ... Read more...

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CII joins President Patil in Brazil, Mexico and Chile


April 17th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr.17 (ANI): Coinciding with President Pratibha Patil's visit to Latin American countries, a high-level delegation of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is visiting Brazil, Mexico and Chile from April ... Read more...

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Australia, India to share clean technologies


March 11th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Melbourne, March 11 (IANS) Australia and India may be bitter rivals on the cricket field, but the two countries are eager to share know-how in clean technologies. The spotlight was ... Read more...

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India to go to French textiles fair for first time


March 4th, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, March 4 (IANS) The Apparels Export Promotion Council (AEPC) for the first time will take part in the Interselection Fair to be held May 5 to May 7. AEPC will have ... Read more...

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