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Gujarat Govt. plans to impart training skills to unemployed, semi-skilled youth


February 4th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI): The Gujarat Government has taken an initiative to set up skill development centres and impart training skills to unemployed and semi-skilled youth.New Horizons India Limited, which is ... Read more...

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Ten workers injured in Gujarat chemical factory blast


January 12th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
Vapi (Gujarat), Jan 12 (ANI): At least ten workers were injured in a blast that took place inside a chemical factory here on Wednesday morning.The reason behind the blast is believed to ... Read more...

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One killed, four injured in Vadodara chemical factory fire in Vadodara


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by ANI
By GayatriVadodara, Nov.22 (ANI): A worker was killed and four others sustained burn injuries when a massive fire engulfed a chemical factory here on Monday morning.The fire began at 5 a.m. at ... Read more...

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Gujarat officer challenges order for disclosure of assets


November 17th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Nov 17 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Wednesday issued a notice to the state government after a senior bureaucrat asked the court to set aside a state government order asking officials ... Read more...

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South Korea seeks more industrial involvement in Gujarat


April 17th, 2010 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 16 (IANS) South Korea is seeking major involvement in the small and medium industry sector in Gujarat and has plans to set up a world class innovation centre in the ... Read more...

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Gujarat government going soft on big business: Congress


March 24th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 23 (IANS) Shaktisinh Gohil, leader of the opposition in the Gujarat assembly, Tuesday charged the developers of the Mundra Special Economic Zone in Kutch with minting money by selling the ... Read more...

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ONGC joint venture planning IPO in 2012


March 14th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dahej (Gujarat), March 14 (IANS) ONGC Petro-additions Ltd (OPaL), a joint venture promoted by Oil and Natural Gas Commission (ONGC), Gas Authority of India Ltd (GAIL) and Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC), ... Read more...

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Gujarat plans to upgrade old industrial estates


May 29th, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, May 29 (IANS) Gujarat has prepared a Rs.3,000-crore plan to upgrade the infrastructure of its old industrial estates within the next three years, a minister said Friday. "The government would ... Read more...

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Tata Motors gets environmental guidelines for Nano plant


March 19th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 19 (IANS) Tata Motors, which is building its Rs.20-billion Nano small car plant in Gujarat's Sanand, has been slapped with a list of environmental conditionalities by the state government, a ... Read more...

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BSNL launches wireless broadband in Gujarat


February 26th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) State-run telecom major Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), in association with US-based WiMax solutions provider SOMA networks, Thursday launched wireless broadband services in Gujarat. A BSNL statement said ... Read more...

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Gujarat targets 15 percent industrial growth


January 5th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 5 (IANS) Gujarat is aiming to achieve an annual industrial growth of 14.5 to 15 percent for the next five years, Minister of State for Industry and Energy Saurabh Patel ... Read more...

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Tata, Modi sign MoU for setting up Nano (Update)


October 7th, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Oct 7 (ANI): Tata Motors and the Gujarat Government today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for setting up Nano car project in Gujarat.The MoU was signed by Tata Motors ... Read more...

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Pipavav port investing Rs.14.2 bn to expand capacity (Lead, correcting figures)


October 4th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Private sector port major Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL) is investing Rs.14.2 billion ($309 million) to build new container yards to ramp up capacity, company officials said. The ... Read more...

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Pipavav port investing Rs.142 bn to expand capacity


October 4th, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Private sector port major Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL) is investing Rs.142 billion ($3 billion) to build new container yards to ramp up capacity, company officials said. The ... Read more...

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Co-operative bank crisis stirs panic in Gujarat town


September 22nd, 2008 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Sep 22 (IANS) The news of a crisis at Palanpur-based Gujarat Industrial Co-operative Bank Ltd (GICB) has created panic in the area as many account holders thronged the bank from Monday ... Read more...

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Unrest in diamond industry spreads in Gujarat


July 8th, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 8 (IANS) Unrest in the diamond industry over wage hike spread to Palanpur and Mehsana in north Gujarat Tuesday, even as factory owners claimed operations were normal and workers reported ... Read more...

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GSFC announces voluntary retirement scheme


May 21st, 2008 - 9:47 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, May 21 (IANS) The ailing Gujarat State Financial Corporation (GSFC) Wednesday announced a voluntary retirement scheme for its 400-odd employees to "reduce the work force and curtail expenses". The scheme, effective ... Read more...

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Three killed in Gujarat pharma unit blast


May 5th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, May 5 (IANS) At least three workers were killed in a blast in pharma major Wockhardt Limited's unit at Ankleshwar in central Gujarat Monday. Police told IANS the metal lid of ... Read more...

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Gujarat venture fund raises Rs.600 mn for small firms


March 29th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, March 29 (IANS) Gujarat Venture Fund Limited (GVFL) has raised Rs.600 million for its SME (small and medium enterprises) Technology Venture Fund. "The fund would be used for investing in various ... Read more...

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Gujarat to adopt focused area approach to spur growth


February 15th, 2008 - 7:05 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, Feb 15 (IANS) Gujarat, with more than 50 special economic zones (SEZs) in its kitty, is now working out a special focused area approach to spur growth in sectors ranging from ... Read more...

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