domestic investments

Increase in domestic funding on AIDS: UN report

July 19th, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 18 (IANS) Domestic funding on HIV has exceeded international investments in the last one year, a report by the UN AIDS said here Wednesday.The report observed that over ... Read more...

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Business confidence recovering but concerns remain: CII

April 29th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Most Indian firms have recovered business confidence, but stagnancy in reforms, high interest rates and increased raw material costs still remain top concerns, according to ... Read more...

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Business sentiments worse than reality: Adi Godrej (Interview)

April 23rd, 2012 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The Indian economy and businesses are passing through difficult times due to lack of reforms and governance, but the sentiments are even worse than ... Read more...

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Avoid populist measures, Goh Chok Tong advises India

January 13th, 2012 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 12 (IANS) Singapore's Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said India has the potential to become a world leader but advised it to avoid populist measures to sustain ... Read more...

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CEOs bearish on 2012 investment prospects: CII

December 4th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) A majority of the country's leading CEOs feel that domestic and international investments are likely to register single digit increases or even decline in 2012, ... Read more...

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FDI inflow in mining increases

August 5th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Foreign direct investment (FDI) in mining sector during this April-May was Rs.436.61 crore ($98.28 million), surpassing the Rs.357.42 crore ($79.51 million) FDI inflows during the ... Read more...

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Poor economies to shrink as private investment plummets: World Bank

June 22nd, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Seoul, June 22 (DPA) Most developing economies will slip into recession this year amid a global financial crisis that has prompted wealthy investors to pull their money out of projects for the ... Read more...

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World Bank urges Obama to help fight global poverty

January 24th, 2009 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 23 (Xinhua) World Bank President Robert Zoellick has urged US President Barack Obama to do more to help fight global poverty, The New York Times reported Friday. Zoellick said fighting ... Read more...

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More Islamic finance firms in Kuwait than conventional ones

September 25th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 25 (IANS) There are more Islamic finance-compliant investment companies in Kuwait than conventional institutions, new figures have revealed.Analysis of data released by the Central Bank of Kuwait showed that there ... Read more...

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Puducherry gets Rs.17.5 bn as plan outlay

February 18th, 2008 - 11:19 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The Planning commission Monday approved Rs.17.5 billion ($440 million) as the plan outlay for Puducherry for 2008-09. The annual outlay was finalised at a meeting between Planning ... Read more...

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