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Russia to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent


June 22nd, 2012 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has said Russia will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2020 in comparison to 1990."I confirm that ... Read more...

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Myanmar to see robust growth: ADB


April 12th, 2012 - 7:15 am ICT by IANS
Bangkok, April 12 (IANS) Myanmar will witness a robust growth as Western countries start to ease sanctions, an Asian Development Bank (ADB) official has said.The ADB projected a six-percent GDP ... Read more...

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Complete market economy transition: World Bank tells China


February 27th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 27 (IANS) China should complete its transition to a market economy in order to achieve its goal of becoming a high-income society, according to a report jointly issued ... Read more...

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If Gandhiji had lived for another 10 years…


January 30th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 30 (IANS) Who gained most from Mahatma Gandhi's assassination and what if he had lived a little longer?These questions were posed to leading Gandhians in the Taj city ... Read more...

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`European growth model works but needs modifications’


January 25th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Jan 25 (IANS) The European growth model based on trade and finance has brought about prosperity but also needs modifications, a World Bank official said Tuesday."Europe has to make ... Read more...

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Chinese economy assuring amid global uncertainty


January 23rd, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 23 (IANS) Despite stiff headwinds from a flagging world economy and a festering eurozone debt crisis, China still touched a growth rate of 9.2 percent in 2011, dwarfing ... Read more...

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`Spanish economy contracting’


December 27th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 27 (IANS/EFE) Spain's new economy minister said Monday that the nation's economy will post negative growth in the fourth quarter of this year and the first three months ... Read more...

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New mines bill will benefit Jharkhand: Report


August 6th, 2011 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 5 (IANS) Jharkhand Deputy Chief Minister Hemant Soren Friday favoured profit sharing of mining by companies with the locals, as proposed by the Mines and Mineral (Development and ... Read more...

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Environment think tank welcomes mining revenue sharing


July 8th, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Environmental think tank Centre for Science and Environment Friday welcomed a group of ministers' decision to share mining profits with local communities."The government's proposal ... Read more...

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CSE hails mining profit sharing with locals


July 8th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) The Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) Friday hailed a government decision asking coal mining companies to share 26 percent of their profits with local ... Read more...

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China’s economy threatened by country’s ageing population


May 3rd, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, May 3 (ANI): China's ageing population is likely to contribute to slower economic growth and higher inflation, according to analysts.The emergence of negative growth in the total working-age population, which some ... Read more...

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12th Five Year Plan tells about China’s future development: Envoy


April 30th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa, April 30 (ANI): Chinese Ambassador to Canada Zhang Junsai has said that China's 12th Five Year Plan tells people about the orientation of the country's future development.In an event held by ... Read more...

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India poised for record capacity addition of 15000 MW in 2011: Shinde


February 13th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13(ANI): Union Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde has said that the power sector in the country is poised for record capacity addition of 15000MW during the present financial year.Inaugurating ... Read more...

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China’s 2010 ‘lowered trade surplus’ trend to continue in first half of 2011


January 11th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan 11 (ANI): Chinese economists have claimed that the country's trade surplus had narrowed in 2010 for the second straight year, and the trend is reportedly expected to continue for the ... Read more...

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Modi invites Andhra investors to Gujarat


December 5th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 5 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said his dream was to develop his state as the globally-preferred place to live in and do business in and invited ... Read more...

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China still a developing country, claims top legislator Wu Bangguo


October 1st, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Oct 1(ANI): A top Chinese legislator, Wu Bangguo, has claimed that despite achieving remarkable economic growth over the past 30 years, the country is still a developing one.According to Xinhua, ... Read more...

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New book explores key to lasting romantic relationships


May 14th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 14 (ANI): Making a relationship work takes a lot more than just buying expensive gifts and romantic dinners. And with the same idea in mind, American relationship therapists Charlie and ... Read more...

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India has US backing on IMF reforms (With Image)


September 5th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Sep 5 (IANS) The US has responded "positively" to a proposal to give India and other leading emerging economies a much greater say in the running ... Read more...

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Anand Model should be replicated for inclusive growth (Comment)


June 30th, 2009 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
By Animesh Banerjee Traditional growth models are the legacy of the industrialization era that started a couple of centuries ago. The approach meant leveraging lowest cost resources with an aim of maximizing benefits ... Read more...

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60 mn Asians below poverty line due to recession: Official


June 22nd, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 22 (DPA) The president of the Asian Development Bank warned Monday that the global economic downturn might lead to a significant increase of poverty in Asia. "Instead of breaking out from ... Read more...

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Small industries hold key to industrial progress: Ahluwalia


March 22nd, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 22 (IANS) Deputy chairman of the Planning Commission of India Montek Singh Ahluwalia has said small and medium enterprises (SME) hold the key to the country's industrial progress. "They are ... Read more...

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