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Finnish power firm opens shop in India


September 18th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Finish power generation company Fortum, known for its low emissions and energy efficient technology, launched its India operations Tuesday."Our aim in India is to look ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

China expects S100 bn trade volume with India by 2015


August 17th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 17 (IANS) Despite a fall in the volume of India-China bilateral trade for the first half of the current year, China remained upbeat over trade prospects with India ... Read more...

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US hails Delhi Investment Summit on Afghanistan


June 26th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 26 (IANS) The United States has hailed the Delhi Investment Summit on Afghanistan to encourage more private sector investment in Afghanistan and support for its economy as "an ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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...

Posted in Business |

US Consul General McIntyre visits Kerala Infopark


June 14th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 14 (IANS) US Consul General Jennifer A. McIntyre Thursday visited the Infopark campus here to gain first-hand knowledge about the investment opportunities offered by Kerala's IT industry."I am ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India-UAE joint task force to explore investments


May 18th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) To boost their $57-billion bilateral trade, India and United Arab Emirates (UAE) Friday decided to set up a high-level joint task force to further explore ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

British envoy meets Pakistani foreign minister


January 17th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) British High Commissioner Adam Thomson Tuesday called on Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar in Islamabad and discussed matters related to enhancing bilateral relations, the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Abu Dhabi sovereign fund keen to invest in India


January 16th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, the sovereign wealth fund of the United Arab Emirates, Monday expressed "keen interest" in increasing investment in India, especially in infrastructure ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Latin America beckons, India’s trade may reach $50 bn by 2014


January 2nd, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) India's trade with Latin America could go up to $50 billion by 2014 on the back of projected high economic growth in both the regions, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE consul general meets Sindh governor


October 22nd, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 21 (IANS/WAM) UAE Consul General Suhail Mattar Al Ketbi met Sindh Governor Ishrat-ul-Ebad to discuss a trade exhibition to be held in this southern Pakistani port city.Al Ketbi ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE, India discuss economic cooperation


October 11th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 10 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates and India have held talks on various mechanisms to boost economic partnership between the two countries.The meeting was held between UAE ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New democratic Egypt set to scale up India ties: Envoy (Interview)


September 4th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) A new democratic Egypt augurs well for bilateral cooperation with India.The Egyptian ambassador here, Khaled el Bakly, says it is taking the frontiers of bilateral ... Read more...

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‘India, Canada trade to touch $15 billion by 2015′ (Lead)


July 27th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) Trade between India and Canada is set to reach $15 billion by 2015, from $4.5 billion in 2010, a top Canadian diplomat said Tuesday.Canadian High Commissioner ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE ambassador attends Australia cities summit


July 9th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Brisbane, July 8 (IANS/WAM) UAE Ambassador to Australia Ali Nasser Al Nuaimi attended the biennial 2011 Asia Pacific Cities Summit here July 6-8.The three-day summit, an initiative of Brisbane City ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE keen to increase investment in India


June 27th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is keen on increasing its investment in some key sectors of Indian economy like power, oil and gas and tourism, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Slovenian prime minister seeks investments from India


June 16th, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 15 (IANS) Slovenian Prime Minister Borut Pahor Wednesday urged Indian companies and entrepreneurs to explore investment opportunities in his central European country."Though we are on the safe ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Reliance Securities launches investor awareness programme


June 8th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Reliance Securities Limited, a part of Reliance Capital, Wednesday launched an investor awareness programme (IAP) that will cover over 150,000 investors across the country within fiscal ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dubai Chamber seeks to boost trade ties with Gujarat


May 27th, 2011 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 26 (IANS/WAM) A business delegation from the Indian state of Gujarat was in Dubai to explore opportunities to boost trade and investments in the UAE.The Dubai Chamber of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India to be guest country at 9th World Investment Conference


May 21st, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, May 21 (IANS) India and Morocco are the two guest countries at the 9th World Investment Conference to be held in La Baule, France May 25-27."It is our desire ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Kerala to offer investment options to NRKs: Chandy


May 16th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 16 (IANS) The new United Democratic Front (UDF) government in Kerala will offer productive investment opportunities in the state for non-resident Keralites (NRKs), chief minister-elect Oommen Chandy said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE, US seek closer ties


March 23rd, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 22 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates and the US Tuesday held discussions on further strengthening their ties and promoting cooperation in the trade, energy and agriculture ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Britain keen to invest in Himachal Pradesh


March 17th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 17 (IANS) The British government is looking for business opportunities in Himachal Pradesh, an official said Thursday."We are keen to invest in horticulture and tourism sectors in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ricky Martin to promote Puerto Rico tourism on world tour


March 15th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
San Juan, March 15 (IANS/EFE) Singer Ricky Martin will collaborate with the government of Puerto Rico on a campaign to boost tourism to the Caribbean island during his world ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kerala IT team to visit global infotech fair


March 1st, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 1 (IANS) A high level delegation from Kerala IT, the state government's nodal infotech agency, will participate in the prestigious global infotech and communications fair CeBIT 2011 in Hanover in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

CII welcomes India-Japan comprehensive economic partnership agreement


February 16th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has welcomed the ratification of the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) between India and Japan.Expressing optimism on the ratification of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

UAE to participate in 16 international trade fairs


January 17th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 16 (IANS/WAM) As part of its efforts to attract more foreign investments, the United Arab Emirates will participate in 16 international trade fairs and exhibitions across the globe, including ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Integrated mining cities mooted in Gujarat


December 16th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 16 (IANS) The concept of introducing integrated mining cities in India was discussed here Thursday at a seminar, organised as a run-up to the Vibrant Gujarat 2011 Summit.The seminar was ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE, Vietnam discuss trade cooperation


November 28th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Nov 28 (IANS/WAM) Visiting UAE Economy Minister Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri and Vietnamese Investment and Planning Minister Vo Hong Phuc held talks to boost bilateral trade and investments, particularly in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India, Syria committed to economic reforms: Patil


November 24th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): Indian President Pratibha Devisingh Patil has said that her country and the Syrian Arab Republic are both committed to economic reforms and to achieving higher growth rates.Speaking in ... Read more...

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Malaysia ready to play role in India-ASEAN partnership: PM Razak


November 19th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 19 (ANI): Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak has said that his country is ready to facilitate the entry of Indian entrepreneurs into South-East Asia and play its ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chinese envoy impressed by Andhra Pradesh’s progress


November 11th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 11 (IANS) China's ambassador to India Zhang Yan Thursday said he was impressed by the progress made by Andhra Pradesh, especially Hyderabad, in information technology and infrastructure.The Chinese envoy, who ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Reliance Life Insurance launches Ulip plan


November 10th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 10 (IANS) Reliance Life Insurance, a unit of the Anil Ambani run Reliance Capital, Wednesday launched a new unit-linked insurance plan (Ulip) that combines benefits of regular savings, enhanced protection ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Abu Dhabi invests $30 bn in new oil projects


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 1 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi has invested over $30 billion in new oil projects to boost oil production to 3.5 million barrels per day by the end of this year.The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

France invites Indian investment


October 21st, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) France seeks more Indian investment, a senior French diplomat said Thursday.Speaking at a seminar on "Investment Opportunities in France", Consul General Francois Pujolas said: "When France sees India, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Schwarzenegger, Medvedev hit the gym


October 12th, 2010 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former Hollywood star and California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger showed Russian President Dmitry Medvedev some of his know-how in the gym."We talked not only about investment, but ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

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