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China’s economy expected to pick up


July 26th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 26 (IANS) China's economic growth has bottomed out and will pick up in the second half of this year on government monetary and fiscal support as well as ... Read more...

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Factors leading to slowdown have bottomed out: Mukherjee


May 31st, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday said the Indian economy was set to recover as most of the factors leading to the sharp drop ... Read more...

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Russia needs more foreign investment: Putin


May 3rd, 2012 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia needs to bolster the positive trend of foreign direct investment growth in Russia, Prime Minister and President-elect Vladimir Putin said Wednesday."In 2011, over $52 ... Read more...

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China’s economy to grow 8.2 percent in 2012: WB (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 12 (IANS) China's economy is expected to expand at 8.2 percent in 2012 and 8.6 percent in 2013 as domestic demand will continue to boost the world's second-largest ... Read more...

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China’s economy to grow 8.2 percent this year: World Bank


April 12th, 2012 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 12 (IANS) China's economy is expected to expand at 8.2 percent in 2012 and 8.6 percent in 2013 as domestic demand will continue to boost the world's second-largest ... Read more...

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India leaps forward in clean energy race


April 12th, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 12 (IANS) India has taken a leap in the clean energy race with a 54 percent increase in investments in 2011 vaulting it from 10th to sixth place ... Read more...

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Growth may be revised upward from 6.9 percent: Pranab


February 7th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The economic growth for the current financial year which was projected Tuesday at 6.9 percent, is likely to be revised upwards on the back ... Read more...

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Indonesia’s central bank cuts growth forecast


December 1st, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Dec 1 (IANS) Bank Indonesia (BI), the central bank, lowered its forecast for economic growth in 2012 for a second time Wednesday on fears that ongoing problems in Europe ... Read more...

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Russia’s central bank keeps refinancing rate flat


May 30th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The board of directors of Russia's central bank Monday left the bank's refinancing rate, its credit rate benchmark, unchanged at 8.25 percent but raised deposit ... Read more...

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Violence has affected investment, growth: Mexico’s central bank


April 8th, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 8 (IANS/EFE) Crime and violence have become "the most important factors inhibiting growth and investment" in Mexico in the past few months, the governor of the country's ... Read more...

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120 million dollar ADB grant to help Assam tackle floods, land erosion


October 20th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Manila (Philippines), Oct. 20 (ANI): The north eastern Indian state of Assam will receive Asian Development Bank (ADB) assistance to combat flooding and erosion, which regularly cause large economic losses and social ... Read more...

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Signs of strong recovery in global IT market: study


April 12th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 12 (IANS) The global IT market is set for a strong recovery this year on signs of a revival in tech spending in the US and other developed countries after ... Read more...

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India to emerge from global economic crisis with stronger growth


February 24th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) With sound economic policies, India, Bangladesh and Bhutan are expected to emerge from the global economic crisis with stronger growth performances in South Asia, according ... Read more...

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Customers not getting full benefits of rate cuts: RBI chief


November 25th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Inefficiencies in the banking system were not allowing customers to fully enjoy benefits of rate cuts, said the chief of India's central bank here Wednesday. "Although overall efficiency and ... Read more...

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IMF expects India’s growth to slow markedly in 2009


May 7th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 7 (IANS) With the global economic crisis hitting Asia hard, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects India's growth to slow markedly in 2009 before starting to rebound toward year end. "The ... Read more...

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Frequently asked questions on new pension scheme (To go with New pension scheme…)


May 1st, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Following are the frequently asked questions on the new pension scheme (NPS) launched Friday for all eligible citizens between 18 and 55 years of age: ... Read more...

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Tax cut will put more pressure on fiscal deficit: Moody’s


February 25th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The excise and service tax cut announced by the government Tuesday will heighten concern about India's large public debt and result in higher fiscal deficit, the research ... Read more...

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Eight Gujarat courts to deal with dishonoured cheques only


October 18th, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Eight courts have come up in Gujarat to exclusively deal with bounced cheques, said a judicial official, adding "unless we have a system of quick disposal of cases ... Read more...

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‘Economy will grow at eight percent this fiscal’


August 7th, 2008 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 7 (IANS) The Indian economy is expected to grow at eight percent this fiscal, and inflation would moderate in a year's time, said a top government official here Thursday. "The ... Read more...

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