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MFN status will spur Indian tea exports to Pakistan


October 25th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Coonoor (Tamil Nadu), Oct 25 (IANS) Reeling under the onslaught of fierce competition from Kenya and Sri Lanka, Indian tea planters are waiting for Pakistan to grant most favoured nation ... Read more...

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‘India not gaining from trade pact with South Korea’


June 24th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 24 (IANS) While South Korea is taking advantage of a bilateral trade pact with India, Indian exporters are not advantaging from it, speakers at a seminar said here ... Read more...

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Harley-Davidson to set up assembly plant in Haryana


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Luxury motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson Tuesday said it would set up an assembly facility in Haryana by the first half of 2011."We are building a strong foundation ... Read more...

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India strives to revive tea exports to Egypt


September 13th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Coonoor (Tamil Nadu), Sep 13 (IANS) Indian tea, which was the flavour of Egyptians till the nineties, is striving to win back its share of the lucrative market through aggressive ... Read more...

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Cherish India’s growth, I’ll tackle inflation: Mukherjee


March 12th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday assured every step to tame inflation, which he feels may be higher than 8.5 percent by end-March, and said a 7.2-percent ... Read more...

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Planters seek relief from free trade pact with ASEAN


September 14th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Coonoor (Tamil Nadu), Sep 14 (IANS) Planters of tea, coffee and spices in southern India are seeking financial support from the government to counter cheaper imports under the Free Trade ... Read more...

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CPI-M misleading farmers on Asean trade pact: Vayalar Ravi


August 22nd, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 22 (IANS) Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi Saturday charged Kerala's ruling Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) with misleading farmers on the Asean Free Trade Agreement (FTA) signed by ... Read more...

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Central team will discuss ASEAN trade pact with Kerala: Antony


August 18th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Aug 18 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday said a cabinet sub-committee will hold detailed talks with the Kerala government over India's recently signed free trade agreement (FTA) with the ... Read more...

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PM ignored Kerala’s fears over ASEAN pact: Achuthanandan


August 13th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), Aug 13 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Thursday once again expressed his concerns over the proposed free trade agreement (FTA) between India and ASEAN countries, and said the ... Read more...

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Bangalore firm plans retail chain for farm machinery


August 6th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Aug 6 (IANS) Agri-tech firm Ratnagiri Impex will set up a retail chain in rural India to market farming machinery such as sprayers, a top company official said."We plan ... Read more...

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India-ASEAN trade pact inevitable, says Chandy


August 5th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 5 (IANS) Kerala's Leader of Opposition and former chief minister Oommen Chandy Wednesday defended the proposed trade pact between India and ASEAN nations, saying the positive sides of the ... Read more...

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Italian coffee brand Caffe Pascucci enters India


June 25th, 2009 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 25 (IANS) Leading Italian coffee brand Caffe Pascucci has entered India by setting up its first outlet here to retail imported blended coffee. The euro 600-million (Rs.4,060-crore) Pascucci has roped in ... Read more...

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Toyota awaits duty relief to bring hybrid Prius to India


February 23rd, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 23 (IANS) Global auto major Toyota Motor Corp is eager to bring its fuel-efficient hybrid sedan Prius to the Indian market, but wants the high import tariff (105 percent) on ... Read more...

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Toyota to launch its hybrid sedan in India


August 5th, 2008 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Aug 5 (IANS) Global auto major Toyota Motor Corp plans to introduce its hybrid sedan Prius in India as an answer to soaring fuel prices and growing concerns over ... Read more...

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Income tax surchage mooted to tide over fuel price tangle (Lead)


May 28th, 2008 - 12:16 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The government is considering a new surcharge on income tax to bail out oil marketing companies reeling under spiralling global crude prices after a move to hike ... Read more...

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New tax proposed to tide over fuel price crisis


May 27th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) A surcharge on income tax is among the proposals being considered by the government to help bail out oil marketing firms reeling under high cost of crude ... Read more...

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Basmati exports to Saudi Arabia set to rise


April 8th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, April 8 (IANS) India's exports of basmati rice to Saudi Arabia are set to rise substantially this year following the kingdom's decision to cut import duty on the commodity. Saudi Arabia ... Read more...

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