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FDI will help create 1 crore new jobs in retail: Government


September 21st, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The government Friday claimed that foreign direct investment (FDI) will help create over 1 crore (10 million) new jobs in the retail sector and benefit ... Read more...

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Consumption in rural India growing faster than urban areas: CRISIL


August 29th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) For the first time since economic reforms began two decades ago, consumption in rural India is growing faster than in urban areas, a survey by ratings ... Read more...

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Study reveals that recession is to be blamed for 1,000 Suicides


August 15th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Study has discovered that 1000 suicides in England are caused by recession and probably the issue of unemployment. This was a statistic representing the evaluation between the ... Read more...

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Wadhwani Foundation to train physically challenged


August 7th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 7 (IANS) Wadhwani Foundation of the US-based Indian techno entrepreneur Romesh Wadhwani will train about 13,500 educated disabled from across the country in skill development in partnership with ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s young can change political landscape: daily


August 6th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 6 (IANS) A staggering 40 million of Pakistan's 84.3 million voters are aged between 18 and 35 and have the "potential to change the country's political landscape", said ... Read more...

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‘India’s Got Talent’ created job for participants: Cyrus Sahukar


July 10th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Anchor-actor Cyrus Sahukar, who will host the fourth season of "India's Got Talent", says the reality show has "created job opportunities for participants" and given ... Read more...

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As militancy fades, girls return to school in Jammu’s remote regions


July 4th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 4 (IANS) For the girls of Mahore in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district where militants used to have a free run, it is time to realise their dreams ... Read more...

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Goa looks for eco-friendly, sound proposals at investors’ meet


June 28th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 28 (IANS) Gearing up for the first state-endorsed investors' meet to be hosted here Saturday, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that a sound, environment friendly investment proposal could ... Read more...

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Ex-call girl to help others quit sex trade (Lead)


June 7th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, June 7 (IANS/EFE) The erstwhile call girl whose row with a US Secret Service agent in Colombia sparked a scandal will use some of the earnings generated by ... Read more...

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Woman at centre of Secret Service scandal to launch foundation


June 7th, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, June 7 (IANS/EFE) The erstwhile call girl whose dispute with a US Secret Service agent at April's Summit of the Americas in Colombia sparked a scandal will use ... Read more...

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Singapore keen to invest in Myanmar’s hotel sector


May 27th, 2012 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Yangon, May 27 (IANS) Businessmen from Singapore are keen to invest in the hotel and tourism sector in Myanmar.A 15-member delegation of the International Enterprise Singapore Business Department Trip to ... Read more...

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Healthcare sector in Middle East creating more jobs


May 22nd, 2012 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 22 (IANS/WAM) Job opportunities in the healthcare sector in the Middle East and North Africa region are expanding at the rate of 14 percent per year, a report ... Read more...

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New York unveils digital map to help job seekers


May 16th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 16 (IANS) New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has unveiled an online map aimed at helping job applicants find employment in local technical and digital media businesses.The ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan ties have direct bearing on Kashmir: Omar


April 25th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 25 (IANS) India-Pakistan relations have direct bearing on the peace and development of Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said Wednesday, hoping that the bilateral dialogue process ... Read more...

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Annapurna builds world-class film studios in Hyderabad


April 14th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 14 (IANS) Annapurna Studios, one of the leading film production centres in India, Saturday announced it has added five state-of-the-art studios with an investment of Rs.100 crore. The ... Read more...

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‘Multi-faceted strategy to address unemployment in Kashmir’


March 31st, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 31 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday said the state government is addressing the problem of unemployment in the state through a multi-faceted strategy which ... Read more...

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Amrita University’s free online tution programme launched


March 27th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 27 (IANS) Kerala Education Minister P.K. Abdu Rabb Tuesday launched Amrita University's Online Gurukul - a free tution - programme here Tuesday, noting it would enhance students' employability ... Read more...

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Disabled in China seek job opportunities


March 26th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 26 (IANS) Despite efforts by many non-governmental organisations and policymakers to boost employment, a lot of disabled people in China seem to be leading a life full of ... Read more...

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Rs.150 crore for industrial development in Kashmir


March 16th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) The government Friday set aside Rs.150 crore for the development of industries in the industrially backward Jammu and Kashmir where over 600,000 youth are ... Read more...

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Wen Jiabao gets US award


March 3rd, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 3 (IANS) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao was Friday named the "Best Friend of American Worker" by a US maritime workers' union for China's "great contribution" to creating more ... Read more...

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Working for change in UP: A lot can be done (Comment, With Image)


February 9th, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
This isn't a work of fiction, nor is it constructed to bash politicians or start a revolution, especially at a time when this sprawling state is going to the polls. It's ... Read more...

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China plans to create 45 mn jobs


February 8th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) China Wednesday put forth a plan to boost employment during the 2011-15 period, which aims to create 45 million jobs and keep the registered urban unemployment ... Read more...

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China Mobile subsidiary invests $1.5 bn in Pakistan


December 30th, 2011 - 4:50 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 30 (IANS) CMPak, a wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile in Pakistan, has invested $1.5 billion in the country over the past four years, the company said ... Read more...

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Will always be considerate to Kerala diaspora: Chandy


December 29th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 29 (IANS) Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Thursday said his government will always be considerate to the needs, demands and views of the Non-Resident Keralites (NRKs)."The very fact that ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka takes steps to reduce brain drain


December 13th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Dec 13 (IANS) Sri Lanka is aiming to turn back the brain drain tide by encouraging technologically advanced industries, an official said here Tuesday. Economic Development Deputy Minister Lakshman ... Read more...

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Rolls-Royce, HAL setting up aero engines production facility


December 7th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) India's public sector Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and British aero engines manufacturer Rolls-Royce Wednesday commenced construction of a new joint manufacturing facility in Bangalore, where ... Read more...

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Cross-Kashmir trade mired in problems


December 4th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Dec 4 (IANS) Cross-Kashmir trade across the Line of Control (LoC), that began as a much vaunted confidence building measure between India and Pakistan three years ago risks becoming ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

China’s imports set to double


November 11th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, Nov 11 (IANS) China's imports are likely to be more than double in the coming five years, exceeding $8 trillion.Yi Xiaozhun, China's permanent representative to the World Trade Organisation ... Read more...

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China to create 2 mn jobs for social workers


November 10th, 2011 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 10 (IANS) China is stregthening its social sector by offering about two million job opportunities, having observed the declining number of social workers in the country.As part of ... Read more...

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World Bank gives Bangladesh $29 mn for women’s jobs


October 30th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 30 (IANS) The World Bank has approved a $29- million credit for a project in Bangladesh aimed at economically empowering about 10,800 poor and vulnerable women in the ... Read more...

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India Inc cautious on new hiring: Survey


October 16th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) India Inc is cautious on new hirings due to economic uncertainties as only half of the people terminated or who resigned in 2010 found new ... Read more...

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Meet moots equal opportunities for Pakistani women


October 11th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 11 (IANS) Women in Pakistan need to be provided equal job opportunities as well as gender equality at the workplace, speakers at a national conference here said.The national ... Read more...

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Hiring to increase in October-December quarter


September 17th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Hiring in India is likely to increase in the third quarter of the current fiscal, led by increased job opportunities in infrastructure, FMCG and retail ... Read more...

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IGNOU to offer diploma in child rights


September 15th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Thursday said it will launch a diploma course on child rights, child protection and juvenile justice. "There is ... Read more...

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110 militants surrender in Afghanistan


August 25th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 25 (IANS) A total of 110 militants surrendered to the Afghan government Thursday, an official said.The militants, led by Mawlawi Abdul Hadi, laid down their arms in Badakhshan ... Read more...

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