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German firms don’t want to miss India bus


January 21st, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Frankfurt, Jan 21 (IANS) India's burgeoning market is a major draw for German companies, which do not want to "miss the bus".A business delegation will be accompanying German President Horst ... Read more...

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Germany looks at India as its president comes Feb 1


January 20th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Frankfurt, Jan 20 (IANS) Even as the Google incident makes the Western world a little wary of doing business in China, German President Horst Koehler's visit to India Feb ... Read more...

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India dominates world’s largest home-textile fair


January 17th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Frankfurt, Jan 17 (IANS) Despite uncertainties that still plague the world's home-textile industry with low demand and high unemployment in many traditional markets, India dominated the ongoing four-day Heimtextil fair ... Read more...

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Outbound tourist traffic from India poised to surpass inbound traffic


October 27th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Singapore Oct 27 (IANS) The just-concluded ITB Asia 2009 in Singapore, Asia's largest tourism fair, provided pointers suggesting that outbound tourism traffic from India would surpass the inbound traffic."If it ... Read more...

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Goa is a ’safe destination’, says its tourism minister


October 24th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik MehtaSingapore, Oct 24 (IANS) Goa is a "very safe destination" for tourists, its Tourism Minister Francisco Xavier Pacheco said here in an attempt to counter negative reports in the international ... Read more...

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India in spotlight at Frankfurt auto show (With Images)


September 28th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Frankfurt, Sep 28 (IANS) India, whose mode of transportation in antiquated cars was once referred to in German industrial circles as the "world's bullock cart", is now being aggressively courted ... Read more...

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Indian business visitors seek end to ‘restrictive’ German visa policy


March 22nd, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Berlin, March 22 (IANS) Indian business visitors to Germany have called for a "level playing field" in visa arrangements between the two countries, complaining they are only issued visas ... Read more...

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High Indian hotel rates bigger tourism deterrent than terrorism


March 16th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Manik Mehta Berlin, March 16 (IANS) Prohibitive hotel rates and not the fear of terrorist attacks are keeping recession-hit tourists away from India, say European tour operators who were expecting Indian hotels ... Read more...

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Germany sees India as a strategic partner


May 6th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by admin
By Manik Mehta Frankfurt, May 6 (IANS) After decades of indifference, Germany is now looking at India as a strategic partner not only in Asia but also on the global stage, as reflected ... Read more...

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Indian engineering players becoming key world players


April 28th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
By Manik Mehta Hannover, April 28 (IANS) India's reputation as a supplier of good quality products is giving a big boost to efforts by its engineering companies to break into the international market. ... Read more...

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Hannover trade fair organiser wants to launch fairs in India


April 27th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by admin
By Manik Mehta Hannover, April 27 (IANS) While the objective of German trade fair organisers so far has been to attract exhibitors and trade visitors from India to their venues in Germany, some ... Read more...

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India’s skyrocketing hotel prices figure at Berlin tourism show


March 14th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
By Manik Mehta Berlin, March 14 (IANS) For many Indian exhibitors at Berlin's International Tourism Bourse (ITB), the world's largest tourism show, their country's skyrocketing hotel room prices could seriously hit the inbound ... Read more...

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