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Brazil’s economy growing again, says finance chief


September 20th, 2012 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian economy is accelerating after a slow first half of 2012 and will remain on a growth trajectory, the country's finance minister said Wednesday in ... Read more...

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Reliance Infra launches cement brand


September 17th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Sep 17 (IANS) Reliance Infrastructure, a part of the Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group, Monday entered the cement market, launching its "Reliance Cement" brand through subsidiary Reliance Cement Company."We will ... Read more...

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Congress has mismanaged economy: BJP (Second Lead)


August 19th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The Congress-led government has grossly mismanaged the economy and is caught in a policy paralysis, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Sunday.A day after ... Read more...

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No progress in eight years of UPA rule: BJP (Lead)


August 19th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Charging the Congress-led government with "gross mismanagement of the economy", the BJP Sunday said India has witnessed no progress in eight years of UPA's ... Read more...

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Indian menswear brands holding own against international labels


August 6th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The business dynamics of Indian men's apparel industry have witnessed key changes due to the influx of international players. Yet, the increased competition has ... Read more...

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Emirates makes key changes in India management team


August 1st, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug (IANS) Emirates airline Wednesday said it has made key management changes in its commercial operations department with Essa Sulaiman Ahmad joining as the new vice president, India ... Read more...

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Indian economy to grow 6 to 6.5 percent in 2012-13: Montek


July 31st, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Indian economy is expected to grow by 6 to 6.5 percent in the current financial year and would take at least two years to reverse ... Read more...

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Indian animation industry ready to take off: Ketan Mehta (Interview)


July 28th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Indian animation industry is on a growth trajectory given not just the talent pool and lower costs but also the treasure trove of ... Read more...

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‘Economic connectivity precondition for South Asia political stability’


July 13th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Expanded economic connectivity through trade and investment is the precondition for political stability in South Asia, Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai said here Friday.He was speaking ... Read more...

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Remove non-tariff barriers in pharma sector: India


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The government will raise at various international fora the issue of non-tariff barriers imposed by the US and European countries on the import of Indian ... Read more...

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Prime Minister pushes for infrastructure-led growth


June 6th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said his government will remove all bottlenecks in the infrastructure sector and create an environment for investment to revive ... Read more...

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Australian mining giant squirms at India’s slow growth


May 18th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 18 (IANS) The unexpected slowdown in the Indian economy is creating ripples in Australia as a mining giant has expressed concern over the slackening iron ore demand from ... Read more...

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IMF pegs Asia-Pacific growth at 6 percent in 2012


May 7th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Growth in the Asia-Pacific region is expected to gain momentum over the course of 2012 and is projected at 6 percent during the year - barring ... Read more...

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Misgoverance, corruption bring India down in geopolitical index


April 29th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Afflicted by misgovernance and corruption, India's global clout has waned over the past year but could swing back if the economy regains its growth trajectory, says ... Read more...

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Ujjwal Mukhopadhyay named Avon India managing director


March 29th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Leading direct selling company Avon Beauty Products India Thursday announced the appointment of Ujjwal Sankar Mukhopadhyay as its new managing director."He will be responsible for ... Read more...

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Parle eyeing 25 pc market share in snacks segment


March 25th, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) Biscuits and confectionary major Parle Products is betting big on the snacks segment for its higher growth trajectory, aiming at more than 25 percent market share ... Read more...

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Jayalalitha vows to make Tamil Nadu a leader by 2023


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 22 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday unveiled her government's Vision 2023 that envisages GDP growth at 11 percent per annum.The document also seeks to raise ... Read more...

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In stormy times, opposition, SP slam budget (Lead)


March 17th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's Budget for 2012-13 was Friday roundly criticised by the Bharatiya Janata Party, the Left, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and ... Read more...

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No option but to bite subsidy bullet, says Manmohan (Second Lead)


March 16th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Backing the budget proposal for cutting subsidies to two percent of the GDP, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Friday that the government will have ... Read more...

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FICCI-FRAMES 2012 set to kick-off Wednesday (Curtain-raiser)


March 13th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) Top names from the media and entertainment industry will attend the three-day global convention, FICCI-FRAMES 2012, which will be inaugurated by Information and Broadcasting Secretary ... Read more...

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Government confident of returning to 9 percent growth (Roundup)


March 12th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The government Monday expressed confidence that the country would return to a high economic growth rate of eight to nine percent, unveiling a blueprint ... Read more...

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India to return to 8-9 percent growth: President (Second Lead) (With image)


March 12th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) The Indian economy will soon return to an eight-nine percent growth trajectory - from around seven percent projected for the fiscal ending March 31 ... Read more...

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Highlights of President Patil’s speech


March 12th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Highlights of President Pratibha Patil's speech to the joint session of parliament on the opening day of the budget session Monday:* Government confident of ... Read more...

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India will soon be on high growth path: President (Lead)


March 12th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Stating that the UPA was committed to honest and efficient governance, President Pratibha Patil Monday said India would soon be back on the high ... Read more...

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Country will soon be on high growth path: president


March 12th, 2012 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Stating that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) was committed to honest and efficient governance, President Pratibha Patil Monday said the country would soon be ... Read more...

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Global uncertainty affecting India: Pranab


February 21st, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Global financial problems, besides a tight monetary policy, are affecting the Indian economy and a slowdown in external demand has led to a decline ... Read more...

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India promises level playing field to US nuclear firms


February 18th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Cambridge (Massachussetts), Feb 18 (IANS) Noting that India will need to invest more than $1 trillion on infrastructure to continue on the high growth trajectory, New Delhi has promised ... Read more...

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Economic growth may slump to 6.9 percent this fiscal (Roundup)


February 7th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) India's economic growth is expected to fall to a three-year low of 6.9 percent in the current financial year, substantially down from the budgetary ... Read more...

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Growth may be revised upward from 6.9 percent: Pranab


February 7th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The economic growth for the current financial year which was projected Tuesday at 6.9 percent, is likely to be revised upwards on the back ... Read more...

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India’s growth projection lowered as global recovery stalls


January 24th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) With the global recovery threatened by intensifying strains in the euro area and fragilities elsewhere, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slightly lowered India's growth projections ... Read more...

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Global uncertainty not affecting IT industry: Premji (Second Lead)


January 20th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) The resilient Indian IT industry remains unaffected by the uncertainty in the macro-economic environment or the sovereign debt crisis in Europe, Wipro Chairman Azim Premji said ... Read more...

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Fiscal deficit to exceed budget estimate, says Pranab


January 6th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 6 (IANS) India's fiscal deficit this financial year will exceed the projected 4.6 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) owing to higher oil prices, Finance Minister ... Read more...

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Downturn temporary, India will clock high growth soon: Pranab


December 27th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The Indian economy would soon be on a higher growth trajectory with inflation moderating and the savings rate going up, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee ... Read more...

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Income inequity unavoidable, says minister


December 15th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Income inequity does grow in the initial stages of market driven economy, Minister of State for Planning Ashwani Kumar said Thursday."When the economy moves on ... Read more...

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India signs umbrella pact with Maldives, to fight terror


November 12th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Male (Maldives), Nov 12 (IANS) Amid China's foray in this Indian Ocean island nation, India Saturday inked an umbrella agreement with the Maldives to intensify cooperation in diverse areas, ... Read more...

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