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China confident in 10 percent trade growth (Lead)

April 17th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 17 (IANS) China is confident about achieving the full-year target of 10-percent growth in foreign trade, despite slowed growth in the first quarter due to cumulative factors, the ... Read more...

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`European growth model works but needs modifications’

January 25th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Jan 25 (IANS) The European growth model based on trade and finance has brought about prosperity but also needs modifications, a World Bank official said Tuesday."Europe has to make ... Read more...

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Manufacturing policy is designed to create jobs: CII

November 13th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The National Manufacturing Policy (NMP) provides special emphasis on the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) which will help in promotion of employment intensive industries ... Read more...

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Government prepares strategy to double exports by 2014

November 4th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The government Friday said it had prepared a strategy paper envisaging doubling of exports to $500 billion by 2014, in the backdrop of increasing current ... Read more...

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Bank of Baroda, UAE trade hub sign agreement

July 11th, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 10 (IANS/WAM) India's Bank of Baroda has signed an agreement with Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) to provide a range of commercial banking services, it was ... Read more...

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China’s energy consumption will stabilize by 2035: Study

April 28th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Apr 28 (ANI): The increasing energy demands in China will stabilize between the year 2030 and 2035, according to a study.Researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory said the energy use ... Read more...

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Industry chambers welcome ‘development-oriented’ budget

February 28th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Industry organisations Monday hailed Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee for presenting a "development-oriented" general budget."Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has done a fine balancing act to sustain economic ... Read more...

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Innovation centre to be set up at Infopark

February 7th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 7 (IANS) Science and Technology Innovation Centre (STIC), envisaged as a platform to provide Sharjah-based businesses access to top-end talent and knowledge-based resources in the state, will be launched Tuesday ... Read more...

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Don’t roll back stimulus, industry urges Pranab

January 11th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The government should further rationalise tax structure and continue with stimulus measures to sustain growth as the global economic recovery remains fragile, stakeholders of different industry ... Read more...

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Govt. committed to work with industry to ensure framework in labour sector: PM

November 23rd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 23 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Tuesday said the Central Government is committed to working with trade unions and industry to ensure that the regulatory ... Read more...

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China’s future sustainable development in light of rapid urbanization in serious doubt: study

November 2nd, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 2 (ANI): The rapid pace of urbanization in China has left cities challenged by air pollution, shortages of energy and water resources, and limited space for growth, according to a ... Read more...

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West Bengal steel makers for ending power tariff hikes

July 23rd, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 22 (IANS) Ferro-alloy and steel manufacturers in West Bengal Thursday said the sector was on the verge of closure following repeated power tariff hikes by the state-run utilities and demanded ... Read more...

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Energy efficiency technologies poised to offer major savings: Report

December 10th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10(ANI): A new report from the U.S. National Research Council has said that energy efficiency technologies that exist today, or that are likely to be developed in the near future, ... Read more...

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India says no to ‘green protectionism’ of carbon tariff

April 7th, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar Bonn, April 7 (IANS) India Tuesday strongly rejected any attempt by the US or Europe to impose tariffs on exports of Indian goods produced in energy-intensive sectors."Any effort to ... Read more...

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‘Alert’ government working to ensure economy grows: Sonia

February 6th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Congress chief Sonia Gandhi has said that India cannot remain “unaffected by what is happening elsewhere” but the government "has been alert” and is taking steps to ... Read more...

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Climate row claims first victim ahead of EU summit

October 15th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 15 (DPA) A simmering row over the European Union's (EU) plans for fighting climate change seemed to have claimed its first victim Wednesday as the French government dropped plans to ... Read more...

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India calls for synergy through energy

September 23rd, 2008 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sept 23 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Commerce and Power Jairam Ramesh has called for the creation of a new architecture of bilateral cooperation whose distinctiveness would be synergy ... Read more...

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Kutch desalination plant yet to take off

June 27th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 27 (IANS) The Gujarat government and the Federation of Kutch Industries Association (FOKIA) have formed a joint venture distribute water for industries in Kutch. The irony is, there is no ... Read more...

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Global slowdown to affect China’s external trade

April 30th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, April 30 (Xinhua) China's external trade expansion is likely to be hampered by the global economic slowdown, rising prices of raw materials on the international market and a rapidly appreciating Yuan. ... Read more...

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Middle East sees growth in regional jet market

April 19th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by admin
(Gulf Business Capsule)Riyadh, April 19 (IANS) A new market is emerging in the Middle East for regional jets with seating capacity of 30 to 120 that can serve destinations within three hours ... Read more...

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Employees working at home fear about career progression

March 18th, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 18 (ANI): A new research has suggested that employees who work from home have increased fears about career progression than office employees, despite having reduced stress levels.The study, ... Read more...

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