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India, Indonesia sign double tax avoidance pact, set $25 bn trade target (Lead)


July 27th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) India and Indonesia, two of the six co-founders of the Non-Aligned Movement and now among the world's emerging economies, Friday held talks to map ... Read more...

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Goa makes bid to attract investment


June 22nd, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 22 (IANS) Goa's leading trade body and the government are hosting a one-day meet this month seeking investment in sectors like IT, entertainment, pharmaceuticals, tourism and education.Goa Chamber ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Thein Sein embark on ‘new journey’ (Third Lead)


May 28th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw, May 28 (IANS) India and Myanmar have "embarked on a new journey of bilateral cooperation", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told President Thein Sein here Monday during ... Read more...

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India, Myanmar ink a dozen agreements (Lead)


May 28th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Nay Pyi Taw, May 28 (IANS) India and Myanmar Monday signed 12 agreements, including on a $500 million credit line, border area development and air services.The agreements were signed ... Read more...

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China eyes free trade deal with South Korea


April 15th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 15 (IANS) China will push for a bilateral free trade agreement with South Korea when both sides meet at an investment forum in Seoul April 17-18.A Chinese delegation, ... Read more...

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UAE, Pakistan seek closer trade ties


March 24th, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 23 (IANS/WAM) The UAE and Pakistan seek to boost bilateral trade cooperation.UAE Ambassador to Pakistan Isa Abdullah Al Basha Al Nuaimi met with Pakistani Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez ... Read more...

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Pranab acknowledges 2G note to PMO but declines comment


September 22nd, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has avoided direct comment on a note from his ministry to the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) saying airwaves for ... Read more...

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UAE, South Korea hold investment forum


October 27th, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 27 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates and South Korea are organising an investment forum here to boost bilateral trade, it was announced Wednesday.Several agreements will be signed by the ... Read more...

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Commonwealth Games is a “coming of age ceremony” for India: Expert


October 8th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.8 (ANI): The XIXth Commonwealth Games being held in New Delhi from October 3 to 14 should be seen as a "coming of age ceremony" for India, a participant at ... Read more...

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Mukherjee asks global investors to participate in India’s growth


October 7th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 7 (ANI): India's Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has called global investors to participate in the India's growth, saying the country is poised to expand its growth by nine ... Read more...

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India eying double-digit growth by 2012: Mukherjee


October 7th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 7 (IANS) India is targeting double-digit economic growth by 2012, buoyed by an estimated near nine percent growth in the first quarter of the current financial year, Finance ... Read more...

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India’s power sector needs $300 billion investment: Shinde


October 5th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde Tuesday said India required over $300 billion investment in electricity and invited foreign investors to participate in the sector."The scope for investment in ... Read more...

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U.S. State Department Assistant Secretary Fernandez to travel to Malaysia and Indonesia next week


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The U.S. State Department on Friday announced that Assistant Secretary for Economic, Energy, and Business Affairs Jose Fernandez will travel to Malaysia and Indonesia next week to ... Read more...

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India and China to explore cooperation in road building


September 16th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) India and China have agreed to explore the feasibility of mutual cooperation and financial investment in the road building sector, said an official release Thursday. "The agreement to ... Read more...

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No legal action against me upon return: Musharraf


September 15th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Sep 15 (IANS) Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf said here Wednesday that no action will be taken against him on his return to the country but some "political elements" ... Read more...

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Infosys to expand back office operations in Poland


September 6th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 6 (IANS) Infosys Technologies is set to expand its back office operations in Poland in the next two years to offer business process outsourcing (BPO) services to more European and ... Read more...

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Poland woos Indian investment with incentives


September 6th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 6 (IANS) Poland Monday invited Indian industry to invest in the country with a slew of incentives for setting up operations in manufacturing and the services sectors. "Being strategically located in ... Read more...

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China becomes fifth largest global investor in outbound direct investment


September 6th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 6 (ANI): China has become the fifth largest global investor in outbound direct investment (ODI) with a total volume of 56.5 billion dollars, compared to a ranking of 12th ... Read more...

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Polish PM to address India Inc in Bangalore Monday


September 5th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 5 (IANS) Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk will address India Inc in this tech hub Monday and showcase investment opportunities in his country to prospective investors. "Tusk will address captains ... Read more...

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India-Russia trade could reach $10 bn in 2010


September 29th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 29 (RIA Novosti) Trade between India and Russia could reach $10 billion in 2010, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov said Tuesday. "Trade is forecast to reach $8.4 billion in 2009, ... Read more...

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Brown, Fayyad call to stop Israeli settlement activity


December 15th, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 15 (DPA) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and his Palestinian counterpart, Salam Fayyad, agreed Monday that Israeli settlement activity remains the chief barrier preventing progress towards a two-state solution in ... Read more...

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Bahrain to host key Middle East investment meet


July 11th, 2008 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 11 (IANS) Bahrain will again play host to the second edition of a major West Asian investment forum. Around 500 participants from around the world, including 150 investors, will participate ... Read more...

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India, S Arabia to give multi entry visa to businessmen


April 20th, 2008 - 8:27 pm ICT by admin
By Naveen KapoorRiyadh, Apr 20 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee and his Saudi Arabian counterpart Prince Saud Al-Faisal on Sunday agreed to grant multi entry visa to businessmen travelling ... Read more...

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