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Zambia hopes to treble trade with India


August 23rd, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) Zambia's envoy to India Thursday hoped that bilateral trade will treble from the current $190 million and also sought Indian investment in her country."Zambia is Africa's ... Read more...

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Indian envoy seeks direct flights to Cambodia


July 24th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, July 24 (IANS) India's Ambassador Dinesh K. Patnaik pledged Tuesday to urge Indian airlines to operate direct flights to Cambodia in order to boost bilateral relations in trade, ... Read more...

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Afghanistan woos Indian investors assuring high returns (Lead)


June 28th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Dispelling security fears, Afghanistan Thursday assured Indian investors a business-friendly environment and said there are 17 key sectors, including mines, cement, steel and agriculture, in ... Read more...

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African countries invite Indian investment in agriculture


June 21st, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 21 (IANS) African nations like Zambia, Ethiopia and Mozambique invited Indian investors to invest in various sectors, especially in agriculture, saying this has the potential to provide food ... Read more...

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GVK bags Asia Deal of the Year award


March 29th, 2012 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 29 (IANS) Leading infrastructure developer GVK has been bagged the 'Asia deal of the year' and the 'Asia outbound investor of the year' awards for its acquisition of ... Read more...

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Indians keen to invest in Ghana’s sugar, fertiliser industry


February 22nd, 2012 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Accra (Ghana), Feb 22 (IANS) Indian investors are keen to invest as much as $36 million in Ghana's ailing sugar industry, Indian High Commissioner Rajinder Bhagat has said."Indian investors ... Read more...

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India to be more liberal to boost trade, solve water issue: Hasina


January 11th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Jan 11 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wednesday asked India to be more generous and liberal to increase business between the two neighbours and to come forward ... Read more...

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India proposes $100 mn line of credit for Zimbabwe


January 10th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) India has mooted a $100 million line of credit (LoC) for improving health infrastructure in Zimbabwe, saying that Indian public sector undertakings (PSUs) would assist ... Read more...

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Tata mulling coal-based ventures in Bangladesh: Industry body


December 17th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 17 (IANS) Describing Bangladesh as an attractive investment destination, the India-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IBCCI) Saturday said salt-to-software conglomerate Tata Group, whose earlier proposed $2-billion project ... Read more...

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US Maryland state’s governor invites Indian investors


December 3rd, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 3 (IANS) Leading a delegation of officials from the Maryland state government of the US, senior executives from more than 50 leading businesses and academic institutions, Governor Martin ... Read more...

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Paraguay seeks Indian investment


December 1st, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 30 (IANS) Paraguay is open to Indian investors in the fields of agriculture, cement production, mining and hospitality, an envoy of the country said Wednesday."Paraguay is open to ... Read more...

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Maryland governor invites Indian investments


November 28th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 28 (IANS) US' Maryland Governor Martin Joseph O'Malley Monday invited Indian companies to invest in new economy sectors and help create more jobs in his state.Kicking off his ... Read more...

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India, Nepal sign revised tax treaty


November 27th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu/New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) More than a month after they sealed a bilateral investment pact, India and Nepal Sunday took another key step to boost their economic ties ... Read more...

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Sensex plunges 425 points to end below 16,000 points


November 21st, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell below the psychologically important 16,000 mark Monday for the first time in one and a half months ... Read more...

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‘Africa-focussed Indian firms should be aware of regulatory changes’


October 30th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Indian companies looking to venture into Africa should team up with a local business partner who has a successful track record and is abreast ... Read more...

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Maoist hawks ask Nepal PM to scrap trade pact with India


October 24th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 24 (IANS) The new trade pact inked by Nepal's Maoist Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai during his just-concluded visit to India has come under fire with the hawks in ... Read more...

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NSE mulls tie-up with European bourses


September 15th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 15 (IANS) The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) is in talks to link its benchmark index Nifty with European bourses like FTSE, a top official said Thursday. "We ... Read more...

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After ITC closure, Manipal warns service halt in Nepal


September 12th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Sep 12 (IANS) A month after Indian tobacco giant ITC's joint venture in Nepal shut down its garment factory due to workers' militancy, now it is the turn of ... Read more...

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Indian investors eye Ethiopian agriculture


August 29th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, Aug 29 (IANS) A group of Indian investors are visiting Ethiopia with interest in the east Afrian nation's rapidly growing farm sector.The delegation of over 30 Indian ... Read more...

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India, South Africa business forum meets in Delhi Monday


August 28th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) India and South Africa will discuss a host of developmental issues, including increased trade ties, with industry ministers of both countries jointly addressing top business ... Read more...

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New Nepal energy rule to shake up Indian investors


August 23rd, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 23 (IANS) A new power regulation by Nepal that came into effect from Monday will now reshuffle over 70 hydropower projects capable of generating nearly 20,000 MW and ... Read more...

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South Australia beckons Indian investors


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 2 (IANS) The South Australia province Tuesday invited Indian investors to tap the huge potential of the largely unexplored mining sector along with education and renewable energy segments."We ... Read more...

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Indian enterprise to set up $30 mn cancer centre in Ethiopia


July 24th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ethiopia, July 24 (IANS) An Indian healthcare enterprise plans to construct a cancer care centre in Ethiopia at a cost of over $30 million.Dinesh Madhavan, marketing director of HealthCare Global ... Read more...

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Nepal trade unions warn of fresh strikes


July 20th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 20 (IANS) Nearly a dozen trade unions have warned of an indefinite strike nationwide from July 31 over a controversial hike in wages even as an Indian trade ... Read more...

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Indian firm to build sugar mill in Ethiopia


July 19th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, July 19 (IANS) An Indian company is planning to build a new sugar mill in Ethiopia, the east African nation that is attracting a lot of Indian investment ... Read more...

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Thai envoy pitches for city-city trade investment


July 15th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 15 (IANS) A Thai diplomat Friday pitched for expanding trade and investment between Thailand and India on a city to city basis for improving relations between the two ... Read more...

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Nepal seeks to recall ambassador to India


June 21st, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 21 (IANS) Four months into power, Nepal's new coalition government is now seeking to recall the Himalayan republic's ambassador to India, Rukma Shumsher Rana, the official media said ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists say no to export-oriented power projects


June 20th, 2011 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 20 (IANS) Nepal's Maoists have decided not to allow any hydropower project that intends to export the generated power, a decision that immediately impacts Indian group GMR as ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi no potent political force, says BJP


June 3rd, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 3 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi may be seen as a huge vote-catcher by his party, but the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not consider him as ... Read more...

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India-China competition benefiting Africa: Diplomats


May 24th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 24 (IANS) Growing competition between India and China is helping African countries get quality expertise and investments from two of Asia's fastest growing economies, say African diplomats."We ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists attack Indian power projects, government helpless


May 23rd, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 23 (IANS) Unwilling to anger its dominant ally, the Maoists, ahead of a crucial vote this week, Nepal's government has refused to take action against the Maoist leaders ... Read more...

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Ethiopian PM hails ties with India


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 22 (IANS) Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi held discussions with the Indian delegation led by Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma here, saying the Ethiopia-India ties ... Read more...

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50 Indian investors want SEZ in Bangladesh


May 10th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 10 (IANS) Fifty Indian investors, including the Tata, Birla and TVS groups, have sought a special economic zone (SEZ) to be set up in Bangladesh for joint ventures.A visiting ... Read more...

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Indo-Bangla chamber seeks land for Indian SEZ


May 8th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 8 (IANS) Leaders of the India-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry have sought allocation of 100 acres of land from the Bangladesh government on the border with India ... Read more...

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‘Indian investors face no discrimination In Ghana’


May 6th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, May 6 (IANS) The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has said its policies do not discriminate against any foreign investor and dismissed fears by some Indian investors that ... Read more...

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