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Chandy assures transparency in all projects


September 12th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 12 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Wednesday said all the investment proposals emerging at the global investors meet being held here would be cleared in a transparent ... Read more...

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Karnataka targets Rs.4 trillion software exports by 2020


August 15th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 15 (IANS) With about 40 percent share of software export from India, Karnataka has set an ambitious export target of a whopping Rs.4 trillion (Rs.4 lakh crore) ... Read more...

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Business event ahead of Games to lure investment to Britain


July 26th, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Ahead of the Olympic Games, business leaders, including some from India, met in central London for an investment conference Thursday that the British government has ... Read more...

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CII echoes Obama, calls for easing FDI norms


July 17th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Tuesday urged the government to urgently announce confidence-building reforms like opening up multi-brand retail trade that would send ... Read more...

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PM calls for revival of ‘animal spirit’ in economy


June 27th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday called for revival of "animal spirit" in the economy and directed the officials to take measures to revive sentiments ... Read more...

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India will grow faster: PM to ‘impatient’ citizens, investors (Lead)


June 19th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Los Cabos (Mexico), June 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday sought to send strong signals to fellow "impatient" citizens, global investors and, perhaps, skeptical rating agencies that he will ... Read more...

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‘GDP growth likely to be less than 6.5 percent in 2012-13′


June 10th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) The gross domestic product (GDP) growth in 2012-13 is likely to be less than 6.5 percent, an industry body said Sunday adding that the government ... Read more...

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Karnataka exceeds investment target, hits Rs.9-trillion mark (Lead)


June 8th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 8 (IANS) It is raining trillions (crores) of rupees in Karnataka at its second Global Investors' Meet (GIM 2012) even though the advancing south-west monsoon is yet to ... Read more...

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Karnataka looks beyond Bangalore to promote tourism


June 8th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 8 (IANS) The Karnataka government is looking beyond Bangalore to promote tourism in the state, as the state capital is bedevilled with infrastructure woes and is no longer ... Read more...

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Karnataka gets Rs.5-trillion worth investment proposals (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 7 (IANS) About 600 global and Indian firms Thursday committed to invest a whopping Rs.5 trillion (Rs.5 lakh crore) in the state across 14 sectors on the first ... Read more...

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GE to invest Rs.300 crore in India research facility


June 7th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 7 (IANS) General Electric (GE) would invest an additional Rs.300 crore to expand the research and technology development facility in this tech hub and leverage the talent pool ... Read more...

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Once bitten, Karnataka not shy to woo investors again


June 6th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 6 (IANS) Unfazed by the poor record of implementing the investment proposals that were flagged at the previous Global Investors' Meet (GIM 2010), the Karnataka government is ... Read more...

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Karnataka mulls bullet trains for high-speed connectivity


June 4th, 2012 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 4 (IANS) Karnataka plans to operate 'bullet trains' across the state to provide high-speed connectivity between its tech hub Bangalore and Mysore, Belgaum and Gulbarga in the northern region ... Read more...

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Asia’s largest aerospace hub near Bangalore soon


June 4th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 4 (IANS) Leading infrastructure developer Sun Forest City Ventures Ltd. will build one of Asia's largest hubs for the aerospace industry near Bangalore with an upfront investment of ... Read more...

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Ask NRIs to increase remittances: Assocham


May 13th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Increasing internal demand and motivating expatriates to send home more remittances may solve the Indian economy's problems due to a depreciating rupee, an industry ... Read more...

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Industry welcomes GAAR deferral


May 7th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) India Inc. Monday welcomed the government's decision to defer implementation of the General Anti-Avoidance Rules (GAAR) by a year."We are happy that the suggestions made ... Read more...

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Dubai to host global investors meet


April 12th, 2012 - 6:03 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 12 (IANS) Dubai will host an international investment meet next month to help connect foreign investors seeking new destinations with fast growing economies.Participants from 45 countries will attend ... Read more...

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Dubai to host global investors meet


April 12th, 2012 - 6:03 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 12 (IANS) Dubai will host an international investment meet next month to help connect foreign investors seeking new destinations with fast growing economies.Participants from 45 countries will attend ... Read more...

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Karnataka should create jobs than seek investments: India Inc


March 15th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 15 (IANS) Even as Karnataka braces to host the second global investors meet in June, the state government came under flak from India Inc Thursday for lack of ... Read more...

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Kerala to hold road shows in 23 nations to lure investment


March 9th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 9 (IANS) The Kerala government will hold road shows in 23 countries to attract prospective investors as participants at the "Emerging Kerala" event it would host in ... Read more...

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Karnataka hopes to attract $120 bn in investments


March 1st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Despite political turmoil, Karnataka is hopeful of attracting investment of up to $120 billion in sectors like power, auto, IT and aerospace during the second ... Read more...

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Reliance raises $1 billion through overseas bond issue


February 10th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Friday said its subsidiary, Reliance Holding USA, has issued bonds worth $1 billion to be used as capital expenditure."We are delighted to ... Read more...

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Wall Street Sheriff Preet Bharara on Time cover


February 3rd, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 3 (IANS) Indian-American attorney Preet Bharara, nicknamed the Sheriff of Wall Street for prosecuting the likes of Rajat Gupta, the poster boy of Indian business in America, has ... Read more...

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India’s apex court saves Vodafone $2.2-bn tax burden (Roundup)


January 20th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) In a verdict which India Inc. says enhances the country's image among global investors, the Supreme Court Friday dismissed a hotly-opposed tax demand of $2.2 ... Read more...

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Karnataka farmers to protest against agri-summit


December 1st, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 30 (IANS) Even as the Karnataka government braces to hold the global agri-business and food process summit in this tech hub Thursday, leading farmers' organisations in the state ... Read more...

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Karnataka may prove scandals don’t deter investors


November 29th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 29 (IANS) Karnataka, which has been in the news more for corruption scandals than the robust show by its iconic IT firms in the face of global ... Read more...

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‘Big-ticket reforms can alter perception of policy paralysis’


November 20th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Some big-ticket reforms proposed over the next couple of months, such as foreign investment in multi-brand retail, pension fund and aviation, will help fend widespread ... Read more...

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Karnataka’ irony: politics offsets achievements (Karnataka Newsletter)


October 30th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 30 (IANS) Karnataka seems to have become a jinxed state - its reputation as IT hub, an attractive destination for investment and an excellent launching pad for ... Read more...

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Chouhan to hold roadshow in China to woo investors


September 11th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 11 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan would hold a roadshow in Shanghai, China to woo investors during his nine-day tour to the world's fastest growing ... Read more...

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US downgrade continues to plague Indian markets (Roundup)


August 8th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) A benchmark for the Indian equities markets Monday closed 315 points lower and below the 17,000-mark as bourses remained jittery over the US sovereign debt ... Read more...

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Sensex pares intra-day losses (Second Lead)


August 8th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) A benchmark for the Indian equities markets Monday crawled up, recouping some of its intra-day losses as traders shopped for bargains, picking up stocks which ... Read more...

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S&P;’s rating downgrade wrong decision: US official


August 7th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) Global rating agency Standard and Poor's (S&P;) made a hasty and wrong decision of stripping the US of its top-notch credit rating, a senior US Treasury ... Read more...

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India urged to issue global white paper on mining


July 31st, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 31 (IANS) With the Karnataka mining scam making news in Canada, Indo-Canadian honchos have urged New Delhi to address concerns of foreign investors eyeing the Indian mining ... Read more...

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Telangana impact: Hyderabad loses global investors meet


July 21st, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 21 (IANS) The demand for a separate state of Telangana in Andhra Pradesh has forced the state government to cancel the Global Investors Meet (GIM) that was ... Read more...

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Karnataka scouts for alternative site for Posco project (Lead)


July 14th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 14 (IANS) The Karnataka government is looking for an alternative site in the state for setting up a steel plant of the South Korean major Posco after having ... Read more...

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