manufacturing sectors

JSPL begins commercial production at Odisha plant


August 28th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 28 (IANS) Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) Tuesday began commercial production at its wide plate mill in Odisha, a senior company official said.The two million tonne per ... Read more...

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South Korean economic indicators weakening on sagging export


August 7th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Aug 7 (IANS) South Korea's economic indicators related to production and investment weakened recently due to a reduction in exports, the finance ministry said Tuesday."Our economy saw stable consumer ... Read more...

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Power, engineering sectors have potential: Pakistani PM


July 4th, 2012 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 4 (IANS) Pakistan offers numerous opportunities for foreign investors, especially in engineering, power, horticulture and manufacturing sectors, said Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf.Chairing a meeting of Board of ... Read more...

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Tata Motors halts production at Jamshedpur plant


June 28th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Ranchi, June 28 (IANS) Tata Motors Thursday halted production at its Jamshedpur plant for three days to adjust production targets with shrinking demand."Production at the Jamshedpur plant is being ... Read more...

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India Inc disappointed with RBI leaving rates unchanged (Lead)


June 18th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Indian industry Monday expressed disappointment over the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) decision to keep key lending rates unchanged to control inflation while the ... Read more...

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India Inc disappointed with RBI leaving rates unchanged


June 18th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Indian industry Monday expressed disappointment over the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) decision to keep key lending rates unchanged to control inflation while the economy ... Read more...

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RBI expected to cut key lending rates to spur growth


June 17th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) In a bid to spur growth and boost consumer sentiment, India's central bank is expected to cut key lending rates by 25-50 basis points in ... Read more...

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IT spending of Indian enterprises in 2012 likely Rs.1,910 bn: Gartner


May 22nd, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The IT spending of Indian enterprises is likely to touch Rs.1,910 billion in 2012, a 16.4 percent increase from 2011 spending of Rs.1,640 billion, driven ... Read more...

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Sensex slides 127 points on poor industrial show (Lead)


May 11th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell for the fourth straight day Friday, shedding over 127 points, to close below 17,000 on poor industrial ... Read more...

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South Korean economic indicators weaken


May 8th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, May 8 (IANS) South Korean economy continued to see employment improve, but economic indicators weakened amid slowing consumer price inflation, the finance ministry said Tuesday."Our economy saw employment maintain ... Read more...

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Karnataka economy to dip to 6.4 percent


March 21st, 2012 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 20 (IANS) Karnataka's economic growth for this fiscal (2011-12) will dip 1.8 percent to 6.4 percent from 8.2 percent in the previous fiscal (2010-11) owing to negative growth ... Read more...

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Brazil wants Mexico to cap vehicle exports


March 11th, 2012 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, March 11 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's government wants Mexico to impose quotas on its own auto exports to the South American nation to ensure the total value does not exceed $1.4 ... Read more...

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Karnataka to set up second foundry cluster


March 5th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 5 (IANS) The Karnataka government Monday said it would soon set up the state's second foundry cluster at Dobbespet in Bangalore Rural district.Dobbespet is about 50 km from ... Read more...

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Taiwanese, Chinese imports a threat for UPS makers


February 13th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 13 (IANS) Even as the Indian uninterrupted power system (UPS) logging good growth, the biggest challenge for the players is increased competition from new players in the up ... Read more...

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Japan’s central bank holds key rate steady


December 21st, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Dec 21 (IANS) The Bank of Japan (BOJ) Wednesday left its key short-term interest rate unchanged at virtually zero and maintained the size of its asset purchasing programme as ... Read more...

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No special support to Bengal: RBI


December 7th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 7 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will not provide any special support to West Bengal, which is facing an acute financial crisis, but will extend ... Read more...

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Tube Investments eyes Rs.500 crore revenue


December 7th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 7 (IANS) Multi-product company Tube Investments of India Ltd is confident of sizeable orders from oil exploration, packaging and can manufacturing sectors for its industrial chains next fiscal ... Read more...

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Policymakers concerned over slowdown


November 30th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The country's policymakers Wednesday expressed concern over GDP growing at its slowest pace in more than two years at 6.9 percent in the quarter ... Read more...

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GDP growth may slow to 7.3 percent in 2011-12: Pranab


November 30th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday said the Indian economy is likely to grow at around 7.3 percent in the current fiscal, compared to 8.5 ... Read more...

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Pranab expresses concern as GDP growth slips to 6.9 percent


November 30th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Wednesday expressed concern over the slowdown in economic growth at 6.9 percent in the second quarter of 2011-12, and said ... Read more...

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Parliament adjourned for day over FDI in retail


November 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were adjourned for the day Monday as a united opposition cornered the government on its decision to allow 51 percent ... Read more...

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BJP opposes FDI in multi-brand retail


November 24th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday said it was opposed to foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail being considered by the government as it ... Read more...

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US state seeks Indian investment in IT, energy


November 16th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Soliciting Indians investment in plastics, information technology, energy and advance manufacturing sectors, the US state of Virginia has announced cash incentives to enterprises instead of tax ... Read more...

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India, Philippines to sign tax treaty soon: Mukherjee


October 17th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) India and the Philippines are likely to sign a pact by January to provide a legal framework for exchange of banking and tax related ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to focus on agriculture, manufacturing


October 11th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 11 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday said service sector-led economic growth was not sustainable and there was a need to make the primary and manufacturing ... Read more...

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Wall Street ends worst quarter


October 1st, 2011 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 1 (IANS) US stocks tumbled Friday, ending the worst quarter in three years, as investors found few reasons to buy in the market amid gloomy economic outlook ... Read more...

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Need better standards in electronics manufacturing: CII


September 25th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) India needs to develop better standards to push the domestic manufacturing of electronic products in line with international practices, the Confederation of Indian Industry ... 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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3,554 workers died in accidents


August 24th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) A total of 3,554 workers died in accidents in the industries and manufacturing sectors in 2007-09, with Gujarat and Maharashtra accounting for most deaths, parliament ... Read more...

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‘Rising inflation, interest rates major concerns’ (Lead)


April 21st, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Rising inflation, input costs, oil prices and steep interest rates are the major issues that are threatening the growth momentum of the Indian economy, ... Read more...

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‘Rising inflation, interest rates major issues for economy’


April 21st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Rising inflation, input costs, oil prices and steep interest rates are the major issues that are threatening the growth momentum of the Indian ... Read more...

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Benz is Britain’s favourite consumer super brand


February 28th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.28 (ANI): Luxury car firm Mercedes-Benz has been named Britain's favourite consumer super brand.It's the first time in five years the top spot hasn't gone to either Google or Microsoft - ... Read more...

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India-US trade will reach $50 billion this fiscal: Shankar


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Two-way trade between India and the United States is expected to reach $50 billion this fiscal, with investments moving in both directions, India's Ambassador to the ... Read more...

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US move to ease dual technology export control


August 31st, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) In a move that may benefit India, the United States plans to ease restrictions on selling products with military applications to foreign buyers as part ... Read more...

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Malaysia sets up committee to check Indian grouses


June 28th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 28 (ANI): A committee has been set up in Malaysia to look into the grouses of Indian businessmen and foreign workers in the country.According to the New Straits ... Read more...

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