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IOB plans to raise $500 mn through MTN issue


July 19th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 19 (IANS) State-run Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) is planning to raise $500 million through the issue of medium term notes (MTNs) in 3-6 months, Chairman and Managing Director ... Read more...

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Singapore invites Indian investment in education and health


July 11th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Looking forward to a mutually beneficial relationship, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Wednesday invited Indian investments, especially in education, healthcare and power sectors in ... Read more...

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Indian palm oil firms make Indonesian eco-disaster: Greenpeace


June 19th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Greenpeace India Tuesday claimed that major Indian corporates houses could be linked to the destruction of the Indonesian rainforests through their imports of palm oil from ... Read more...

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Private jet market soars in India


February 19th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Even as Indian commercial carriers are facing a tough time sustaining operations, aircraft manufacturers feel the demand for private jets in the country is set ... Read more...

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Surge in foreign fund flow into infrastructure


February 5th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Overseas investors are increasingly pumping money into India's infrastructure sector, especially in the power, oil and gas, telecom and iron and steel segments, due to ... Read more...

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FIFA is keen on India bidding for Under-17 World Cup


January 30th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) India is fast becoming a global destination for sport. After cricket and hockey, it is now soccer's turn if FIFA carries the vote for ... Read more...

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US Exim Bank considering $2bn proposals from Indian corporates


January 5th, 2012 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 4 (IANS) The US Export Import Bank has funding proposals of $2 billion from Indian companies and is willing to extend education loans to Indian students to pursue ... Read more...

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Slovenia invites Indian investments and tourists


December 27th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 27 (IANS) In order to increase the bilateral trade with India, the southern European country of Slovenia is inviting investments in its auto sector while its engineering companies ... Read more...

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India, Japan likely to ink currency swap accord


December 26th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) India and Japan Wednesday are likely to ink a multi-billion dollar bilateral currency swap agreement that could help New Delhi stem the rupee's ... Read more...

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Lapierre urges Indian corporates to fund his projects


December 8th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Bhangar (West Bengal), Dec 7 (IANS) French author Dominique Lapierre is planning to meet Indian corporates in three metropolitan cities in quest of donations for his philanthropic projects, to offset ... Read more...

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Weak rupee will hit corporate borrowers hard


November 22nd, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 22 (IANS) Even as they deal with rising input costs and high interest rates, Indian companies which have raised funds from overseas sources have been dealt another ... Read more...

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IIM-Calcutta to tap corporates for funds


September 23rd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C) is planning to tap Indian corporates for funds to complete some of its infrastructural projects following increased intake of students ... Read more...

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Don’t disinvest in HAL, says CPI-M


September 19th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The CPI-M Monday asked the government to reverse its move to disinvest 10 percent of shares in Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) and asked it not ... Read more...

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UKIBC in talks with Indian corporates to train staff


September 12th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) The UK India Business Council (UKIBC) is in talks with Mahindra and Mahindra, Hero, Mittal group of companies and Kolkata-headquartered Globsyn among others to provide skill ... Read more...

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Indian corporates, get your act right


August 15th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) They are actors, their students are top Indian corporates and they can sure teach a thing or two about posturing, interjection and voice modulation that ... Read more...

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India to liberalise merger and acquisition norms


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) India will further liberalise norms to facilitate mergers and acquisitions that have been one of the biggest contributors to the country's industrial expansion, an official said ... Read more...

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‘India-US trade at $100 bn in three years’


May 10th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Trade between India and the US is expected to grow to $100 billion within two to three years while Indian companies are strengthening their presence ... Read more...

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European clubs sell dreams to Indian footballers


May 8th, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Top European clubs are selling the Indians a football dream, promising them foreign trips and even playing for their teams. These clubs are going ... Read more...

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India Inc. welcomes stronger anti-graft law


April 9th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Indian corporates Saturday welcomed the government's decision to introduce a more stringent anti-graft law in the monsoon session of parliament and said it will ... Read more...

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India invited to make huge investments in Africa: Mozambique


March 28th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Mozambique's Prime Minister Aires Bonifacio Baptista Ali Monday invited Indian corporates to make "huge investments" in Africa and contribute to the diversification and economic resurgence ... Read more...

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Reconsider hike in visa fees: India to US


March 18th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) India has asked the United States to go beyond just assurances and do something tangible to address the concerns of Indian corporates over a hike in ... Read more...

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Liberalise oversees acquisition norms: CII


February 20th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The growth of Indian multinational companies is severely restricted by the regulatory framework for cross-border transactions, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has said in a memorandum ... Read more...

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Give jobs to Kashmiris: Government to India Inc.


January 14th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The central government has sought the help of India Inc. to curb unemployment in Jammu and Kashmir, a terror-riven state where some 500,000 men and women who ... Read more...

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‘ICSI National Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance’ to be conferred tomorrow


December 15th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 15 (ANI): The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), functioning under the aegis of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, will be organizing the tenth 'ICSI National Award ... Read more...

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India more important market than Pakistan: Afghan minister


December 5th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Dec 5 (IANS) Afghanistan, ravaged by years of war, considers the Indian market more lucrative than Pakistan and wants both Indian expertise and investment in restructuring its agriculture and ... Read more...

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‘Indian corporates need to do more about AIDS, HIV awareness’


November 30th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 30 (IANS) The corporate houses in India should come forward and undertake HIV/AIDS awareness programmes within the organisations to sensitise their employees, an International Labour Organisation (ILO) official said ... Read more...

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US decision to curb outsourcing of IT projects regressive: Anand Sharma


September 11th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Sep.11 (ANI): Terming the move of the U.S. state of Ohio to forbid outsourcing of Information Technology (IT) projects by Government departments "regressive", Union Minister for Trade Anand Sharma said on ... Read more...

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US move to curb outsourcing regressive, says India


September 11th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 11 (IANS) Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma Saturday termed as "regressive" the US moves to curb outsourcing and warned that protectionist tendencies would deepen recession. "Protectionist tendencies are ... Read more...

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Salman Khurshid to launch an e-learning module on Corporate Governance today


August 25th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 25 (ANI): Minister of State for Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid will launch an e-learning module on Corporate Governance: Voluntary Guidelines 2009 here today.It will be a joint ... Read more...

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Salman Khurshid to launch an e-learning module on Corporate Governance tomorrow


August 24th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 24 (ANI): Minister of State for Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid will launch an e-learning module on Corporate Governance: Voluntary Guidelines 2009 here on Wednesday evening.It will be ... Read more...

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Disabled innovators get recognition


August 14th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Imtiaz Ahmed Kachvi from Karnataka is polio stricken since the age of two. During one of his trips to Hubli, he suffered bruises on his palms and ... Read more...

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Management guru C.K.Prahalad dead


April 17th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 17 (IANS) Internationally renowned management guru Coimbatore Krishnarao Prahalad died Friday in San Diego after a brief illness, his family said Saturday. He was 69. A professor at the University of ... Read more...

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Africa is destination next for India Inc (Comment)


March 28th, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
By Sushma Ramachandran The move by India's top telecom player Bharti Airtel to acquire the African assets of Kuwait's Zain marks the biggest foray of a domestic company into the continent. The landmark ... Read more...

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Australia launching campaign to assure Indian investors


January 26th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 25 (IANS) Concerned about the continuing attacks on Indian nationals affecting investment from Indian companies, the Australian government has decided to launch a campaign putting together the experiences of corporates ... Read more...

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Institutional placements were flavour of 2009 at Indian markets


December 11th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) In a year which started with doomsdayers predicting a frightful scenario for businesses, Indian companies found the qualified institutional placement (QIP) route more than a blessing, having earned ... Read more...

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