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Fitch downgrades 18 Spanish banks


June 12th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 12 (IANS) Ratings agency Fitch cut another 18 Spanish banks' long-term credit ratings Tuesday.The cut comes just one day after Fitch downgraded the country's two biggest banks, ... Read more...

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India’s diamond markets shut over Mumbai terror attack


July 14th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Ahmedabad/Kolkata, July 14 (IANS) For the first time ever, diamond traders across India shut shop Thursday after terror struck the country's largest diamond trading hub in Mumbai.While India's largest diamond ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s diamond, gold merchants furious at government apathy


July 14th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) The country's diamond and gold jewelery hubs in Mumbai, with a daily turnover of over Rs.10 billion, are angry and aghast at the manner in which ... Read more...

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Insurers to face challenges, but sector to grow: Survey


June 8th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 8 (IANS) Low productivity of individual agents, a high policy lapse rate and lack of experienced personnel are among the challenges that private life insurers in India will ... Read more...

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MMTC net profit drops on lower mineral exports


May 13th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) State-run trading company MMTC Friday reported a 2.4 percent dip in net profit at Rs.309.7 crore for fiscal 2010-11 owing to lower mineral exports, the main ... Read more...

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Decks cleared for India-EU trade accord (Lead)


December 9th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Brussels, Dec 9 (IANS) Indian and European negotiators have "cleared" the decks for finalising a key free trade agreement (FTA) that is expected to give a fillip to the ... Read more...

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Decks cleared for India-EU trade accord


December 9th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Brussels, Dec 9 (IANS) India and European Union negotiators have "cleared the decks" for finalising a key free trade agreement that is expected to give a fillip to the ... Read more...

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BEML aims to become billion dollar company


February 18th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) State-owned defence heavy vehicle maker BEML Limited aims to become a billion dollar (Rs.50 billion) company as part of its vision 2013-14 to coincide with the golden ... Read more...

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Britain’s finance sector to lose 15,000 jobs


January 13th, 2009 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (Xinhua) Britain's finance sector would lose about 15,000 jobs in the next two months as sharp fall in income and profit starts to take its toll, a new study ... Read more...

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New forum launched to boost India-Oman trade


February 19th, 2008 - 11:24 am ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Dubai, Feb 19 (IANS) A new Indian Business Forum has been launched in Oman to boost trade and commerce between India and the Gulf nation. An initiative of the Indian ... Read more...

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