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Weak demand dampens business confidence: FICCI

September 2nd, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Weak demand and slow economic growth has dampened business confidence in India, according to a survey conducted by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce ... Read more...

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Iran ready to expand ties with North Korea

August 28th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Aug 27 (IANS) Iran is ready to increase its ties with North Korea in all fields, the Islamic country's foreign minister has said.Speaking while meeting his North Korean ... Read more...

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CII lauds capital markets reforms

August 31st, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The recent reforms initiatives taken by the capital market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), will strengthen investors' confidence in the Indian ... Read more...

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China to begin domestic carbon trading

July 22nd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 22 (IANS) China will start carbon trading in domestic businesses during the next five-year plan beginning in 2011 with an aim to reduce carbon emission. The decision was made at a ... Read more...

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India Inc.’s confidence up, but rising costs a concern

September 6th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) India Inc.'s confidence is up, though high interest rates and rising costs of raw materials and manpower have marred its capacity to do better, a survey released ... Read more...

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Protectionism will worsen slowdown: Anand Sharma

June 26th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Protectionist measures by the developed economies will have an adverse impact on the downturn, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma has said, even as he reaffirmed India's ... Read more...

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India Inc’s business confidence sinks to seven-year low

January 11th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Hit by the global economic meltdown, lack of funds and falling exports, corporate India's business confidence has sunk to a seven-year low, says the latest survey by ... Read more...

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Dassault Aviation to become core stakeholder in Thales

December 20th, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Dec 20 (IANS) The French government and Dassault Aviation have signed an agreement paving the way for the company to acquire Alcatel-Lucent's stake in Thales, joining the French government as core ... Read more...

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No long-term terror attack impact on economy: Industry

November 28th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The terror attacks will not have any long-term impact on the economy, though two specific sectors - hospitality and tourism - will be hit immediately, according to ... Read more...

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Attack on Indian economy, needs tougher laws: industry

November 27th, 2008 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Describing the Mumbai terror strike that claimed at least 101 lives as an "attack on Indian economy", industry leaders Thursday called for "stronger leadership and tougher laws" ... Read more...

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PM to meet captains of industry today

November 3rd, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh is meeting captains of industry and trade in New Delhi on Monday to discuss the impact of global financial crisis and ... Read more...

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