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Economy to grow at 7 percent, no rate cut before April: Ficci

January 23rd, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) India Inc expects the country's gross domestic product to log a growth of just about 7 percent with no hope of an interest rate cut before ... Read more...

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‘Construction equipment industry needs more skilled workforce’

November 26th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 26 (IANS) The Indian earthmoving and construction equipment (ECE) industry would require around two million skilled workforce by 2020 for operating and maintaining huge volumes of machinery in ... Read more...

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India reassures Australia on Commonwealth Games dues

January 20th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna today assured the Australian Government that he would take up the matter of non-payment of dues to companies for Commonwealth Games-related ... Read more...

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Famous Hyderabadi Haleem set to get GI tag

September 2nd, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, Sep 2 (IANS) Hyderabad is famous for the Charminar, Salarjung Museum, Biryani and IT companies -- and the Hyderabadi Haleem is now all set to join the vaunted list.The ... Read more...

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New dawn, sunset or eclipse for life insurers?

August 31st, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 31 (IANS) A new dawn or a sunset or a short eclipse? These are the questions life insurance officials will be pondering over when they enter their offices Wednesday, as ... Read more...

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Mukesh Ambani group tops in market cap, Anil’s logs sharpest growth

July 1st, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) The Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries group has emerged as India's largest private business house by market capitalisation as on June 30 though his younger brother Anil's empire registered ... Read more...

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British government for “good relations” with the Tatas

June 30th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 30 (IANS) The new British government wants "good relations" with the Tata Group, which owns the Jaguar Land Rover, and the steel giant Corus, even as it has ... Read more...

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How CEO salaries skyrocket

May 26th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Compensation benchmarking is the main factor behind the giant leap in CEO salaries over the past two decades, according to a new American research.Benchmarking is a standard practice ... Read more...

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Private insurers upset over GIC cutting commission rates

April 14th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 14 (IANS) A section of private non-life insurers are planning to take up with the General Insurance Council of India the move by the General Insurance Corporation of India to ... Read more...

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Public non-life insurers’ employees to strike

March 25th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Mar 25 (IANS) Around one lakh employees of four Indian government owned non-life insurers will strike work for two hours March 31, demanding 40 percent pay hike and an option to ... Read more...

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Kashmir dispute no breeding ground for terrorism: Gates

January 23rd, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.23 (ANI): US Defence Secretary Robert Gates has rubbished Pakistan's long standing stance that the unresolved issues like the Kashmir dispute were breeding terrorism and providing food for thought for ... Read more...

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Intel invests $17 mn in, 2 other Indian cos

July 24th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Computer processor major Intel Corporation's global investment arm Intel Capital has invested $17 million in the equity of three Indian companies. As part of its $250 million ... Read more...

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Telecom operators welcome new terms for infrastructure sharing

April 1st, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) India Tuesday unveiled new guidelines for telecom operators to share transmission systems and cables in a move to reduce call tariffs and increase rural connectivity, which have ... Read more...

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Mastek CMD Sudhakar Ram bags CNBC Asias India Business Leader of the Year Award

December 8th, 2007 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Dec 8 (ANI): Mastek Ltd. CMD Sudhakar Ram has bagged the CNBC Asias India Business Leader of the year award at the CNBC TV18 India Business Leader Awards. Ram who took over ... Read more...

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