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Now, cabbies, maids can learn while they earn


March 5th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik/Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) A couple of years down the line, Mumbai residents may be dealing with cabbies and auto-drivers who are full-fledged graduates. Thanks to an open university, deprived ... Read more...

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Japan’s exports fell in October


November 21st, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 21 (IANS) Japan's exports fell 3.7 percent in October from a year earlier, marking the first decline in three months, the finance ministry said in a preliminary report ... Read more...

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Japanese PM vows to combat yen’s rise


October 28th, 2011 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda told parliament Friday that Japan is ready to take all measures to tackle the yen's appreciation to record highs, suggesting further intervention ... Read more...

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Cambridge to raise 400 mn pounds from bond issue


January 5th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) The University of Cambridge is planning to raise up to 400 million pounds from its first bond issue in order to fund two buildings, a newspaper reported Tuesday. Cambridge, ... Read more...

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UAE bank organises global seminar on financial markets


October 9th, 2009 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 8 (IANS) A workshop was organised here to address the challenges facing the corporate world in the volatile global markets, WAM news agency reported Thursday. Seventy professionals of top companies ... Read more...

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India, China to keep growing as global economy shrinks: IMF


April 22nd, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 22 (IANS) Emerging Asia led by China and India is expected to continue to grow even as the global economy is projected to shrink by 1.3 percent in ... Read more...

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Flip side of job loss: pack things and enjoy your freedom


March 27th, 2009 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
By Simon Parry and Hazel Parry Hong Kong, March 27 (DPA) A black joke doing the rounds in Asian financial circles goes like this. Question: "What's the definition of an optimist?" Answer: "A ... Read more...

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Japan’s central bank holds rates, raises purchase of government bonds


March 18th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, March 18 (DPA) Japan's central bank Wednesday kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 0.1 percent but decided to step up its purchases of government debt. The Bank of Japan is to ... Read more...

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BJP and industrialists discuss impact of global crisis on economy


November 21st, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 21 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has said that India needs to restore economic confidence hit by the global credit crisis by helping struggling industries, boosting infrastructure ... Read more...

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RBI Governor says fundamentals of Indian economy continue to be strong


October 11th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 11 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India Governor D. Subbarao has said that the fundamentals of the Indian economy continue to be strong.The RBI Governor, who is attending the ... Read more...

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Nikkei falls to a four-year low; broader Japanese index sheds 1,000 points (Lead)


October 6th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 6 (DPA) Japan's key Nikkei 225 Stock Average fell to a four-year low Monday on worries about the financial crisis, despite US Congressional approval of a Wall Street bail-out.The benchmark ... Read more...

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Nikkei falls to four-year low


October 6th, 2008 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 6 (DPA) Japan's key Nikkei 225 Stock Average fell to a four-year low Monday on worries about the financial crisis, despite US Congressional approval of a Wall Street bailout.The benchmark ... Read more...

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Markets slide into red on poor liquidity


October 1st, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 1 (IANS) After a day of gains Tuesday when the rest of world markets kept going down, Indian equities markets Wednesday again showed a contrary trend by going into the ... Read more...

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Indian bankers see little impact of Lehman collapse but stock analysts differ


September 17th, 2008 - 10:02 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept 17 (ANI): While Indian bankers do not see much impact from the exposure to Lehman brothers, market analysts do not rule out immediate repercussions of the fallout on the ... Read more...

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UK bonus earners not shy to dish out PS1,000 on luxurious meals


January 26th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by admin
London , Jan 26 (ANI): Britons, who are lucky enough to get their yearly bonus, usually dish out a whopping 1,000 pounds on just a single super-luxurious dinner just to beat the ... Read more...

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