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India cuts tax on overseas borrowings (Lead)


September 21st, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) In yet another move to draw in international capital, the Indian government Friday reduced tax on overseas borrowings by domestic companies to five percent from ... Read more...

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India lowers taxes on overseas borrowings


September 21st, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The government Friday reduced tax on overseas borrowings by domestic companies to five percent from 20 percent so that local companies could easily raise funds ... Read more...

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World Bank offers Bihar $100 mn loan


July 9th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) The World Bank Monday offered a $100 million loan for a rural livelihood project in Bihar that is expected to benefit 1.5 million households.The project ... Read more...

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CSKA coach leaps to Arshavin’s defence


June 29th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) CSKA Moscow coach Leonid Slutsky said the Russian team and captain Andrei Arshavin in particular, do not deserve the harsh criticism they received following ... Read more...

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Antonis Samaras sworn in as Greece prime minister


June 20th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, June 20 (IANS) Antonis Samaras, leader of the New Democracy party, was Wednesday evening sworn in as the new prime minister of Greece.The presidential office said the Greek leader ... Read more...

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Dhaka to have metro with Japanese help


March 16th, 2012 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 16 (IANS) Bangladesh will sign a loan agreement with Japan for a multi-million-dollar metro rail project aimed at easing traffic congestion in the capital, Prime Minister Sheikh ... Read more...

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Ethiopia seeks India’s financial muscle for its rail project


January 28th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, Jan 28 (IANS) Ethiopia wants $300 million more from India for an ambitious railway project that would connect it with neighbouring Djibouti, a venture that India backs ... Read more...

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ADB loan for Nepal water project


January 3rd, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 3 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide a loan for six drinking water projects in Nepal.The projects are in Rupandehi, Dhangadhi, Morang, Jhapa, Arghakhanchi and Baglung, ... Read more...

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Japan helping India clean Yamuna: Natarajan


December 19th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) India is getting assistance from Japan for a programme to cleanse the Yamuna river, Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan said Monday.In a written reply to a ... Read more...

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Greek PM wins crucial confidence vote (Second Lead)


November 5th, 2011 - 6:42 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Nov 5 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou survived Saturday a crucial parliamentary confidence vote, RIA Novosti reported.A total of 153 lawmakers, including all MPs from Papandreou's parliamentary faction ... Read more...

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Opposition rejects Greek PM’s coalition government proposal (Lead)


November 5th, 2011 - 6:29 am ICT by IANS
Athens, Nov 5 (IANS) The Greek opposition Saturday refused to join the new coalition government under Prime Minister Papandreou's leadership and called on him to resign, RIA Novosti reported.Earlier, the ... Read more...

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ADB offers $52 mn loan to curb coastal erosion in India


August 17th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Wednesday offered a $51.55 million loan to help curb coastal erosion in Karnataka and Maharashtra.This is the first tranche of ... Read more...

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$200-mn ADB loan for Madhya Pradesh power projects


August 17th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Wednesday offered a $200 million concessional loan to India to help improve electricity distribution in rural areas of Madhya Pradesh.This ... Read more...

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Japan gives Pakistan $65 mn for polio eradication


August 16th, 2011 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) A Japanese government agency has signed a loan agreement with the Pakistan government to provide it funds up to 4,990 million yen (around $65 million) for ... Read more...

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World Bank to finance Uttarakhand hydro-power project


August 12th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The Indian government Thursday entered into a loan agreement with World Bank for $648 million to build 444 mega-watt Vishnugad Pipalkoti hydro electric project in ... Read more...

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World Bank signs $648 mn loan agreement with Tehri


August 10th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The World Bank has signed a $648 million loan agreement with state-run hydro power producer Tehri Hydro Development Corporation India to build the 444 megawatt ... Read more...

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$95 mn ADB loan for Himachal tourism infrastructure


July 21st, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 20 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Wednesday inked a $.95.16 million loan agreement with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for strengthening tourism infrastructure, an official statement said.The agreement was signed ... Read more...

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NTPC inks Rs.10,000 crore loan agreement with SBI


July 8th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi July 8 (IANS) State-run power utility major NTPC Friday entered into an agreement with the State Bank of India (SBI) for a loan of Rs.10,000 crore ... Read more...

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Bangladesh signs deal with China for 3G technology


June 9th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 9 (IANS) Bangladesh Thursday signed a loan agreement worth $211 million with a Chinese bank for the introduction of 3G technology and expansion of 2.5G network in the ... Read more...

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Man arrested for murdering woman, granddaughter


April 10th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) A man was arrested in east Delhi for murdering a 60-year-old woman and her teenaged granddaughter over a financial matter involving the woman's son, police ... Read more...

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India gets $250 mn infrastructure loan from ADB


March 21st, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has offered India a $250 million loan for expanding road networks and power projects in Gujarat, Maharashtra and Rajasthan, an ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications gets $665 mn from Chinese bank


March 17th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Reliance Communications Thursday said it has received $665 million from China Development Bank as the first instalment of a $1.93 billion loan to finance ... Read more...

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Anastasia’s ex boyfriend Carsten demands money back which he had spent on her breast implants


November 28th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Anastasia’s ex boyfriend Carsten is demanding back the money that he spent on her breast implants. He had spent around $5865 on her breast augmentation surgery ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Warren To Set Consumer Financial Protection Agency, Declares President Barack Obama


September 18th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Sep 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Friday, the President of United States Barack Obama named Harvard Law School Professor Elizabeth Warren as the person who would be overseeing the creation ... Read more...

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World Bank loan for Nagarjuna Sagar’s modernisation


August 14th, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 14 (IANS) The World Bank will provide Rs.2,025 crore as a loan for the modernisation project of Nagarjuna Sagar, a major multi-purpose reservoir in Andhra Pradesh. The loan agreement was signed ... Read more...

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Indian credit terms ‘good’, says Bangladesh


August 8th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 8 (IANS) Bangladesh Finance Minister AMA Muhith Sunday described as "good" the terms of the $one billion credit India has offered as the two neighbours reviewed the growing economic ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh should strengthen counter terrorism cooperation, says Mukherjee


August 7th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Aug.7 (ANI): The Finance Minister, Pranab Mukherjee, on Saturday evening stressed on the need to strengthen counter-terrorism cooperation between India and Bangladesh and also warned that the insurgents hold the ... Read more...

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Bangladesh gets $1 bn loan from India


August 7th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 7 (IANS) Bangladesh Saturday inked a $1 billion loan agreement with India to finance several projects in the country. The line of credit will be utilised for implementation of ... Read more...

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Pranab heads to Dhaka for signing of $1 bn credit pact


August 6th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Building on Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's visit to New Delhi eight months ago, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee travels to Dhaka Saturday for the signing of ... Read more...

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India signs two loan agreements with World Bank worth $407 mn


July 9th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) India Friday signed two loan agreements worth $407 million with the World Bank for the development of micro-finance initiatives and a more accurate statistical information system. A ... Read more...

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NLC Tamilnadu Power to foreclose REC loan, mulls ECB


May 31st, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 31 (IANS) To reduce its interest burden, NLC Tamilnadu Power Limited (NTPL) has decided to foreclose its loan account with Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) and go in for a mix ... Read more...

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Greece warns of ‘great sacrifices’ as bailout agreed


May 2nd, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Athens, May 2 (DPA) Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou announced Sunday that Athens has reached an agreement with the European Union and the IMF for a multi-billion euro rescue package - but ... Read more...

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Annie Leibovitz Gets To Keep Portfolio Thanks To Loan Deal


March 10th, 2010 - 3:28 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Annie Leibovitz, world famous photographer, will get to retain possession of her vast portfolio now that a loan agreement has been reached between her and her creditors. Leibovitz, ... Read more...

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$300 mn World Bank loan for urban development in Andhra


January 3rd, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 3 (IANS) The World Bank has approved a loan of $300 million (Rs.1,400 crore) for urban infrastructure development in Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister K. Rosaiah said here Sunday. Rosaiah said ... Read more...

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Tevez says he doesn’t deserve Man U fans’ booing


December 4th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 4 (ANI): Argentinean striker Carlos Tevez has said that Manchester United fans are giving him unfair treatment by booing him for his Manchester City move, because it was the Old ... Read more...

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