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Mortgage activity in Spain falls


December 29th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 29 (IANS/EFE) The number of new residential mortgages in Spain fell 43.6 percent in October compared with the year before, the National Statistics Institute, or INE, said Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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`Spanish economy contracting’


December 27th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 27 (IANS/EFE) Spain's new economy minister said Monday that the nation's economy will post negative growth in the fourth quarter of this year and the first three months ... Read more...

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Future of India, US tied together: Governor of US state


November 29th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 29 (IANS) Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley feels that the India-US relations would be a defining relationship of "our times" and that the future of the two countries is ... Read more...

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Maryland governor invites Indian investments


November 28th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 28 (IANS) US' Maryland Governor Martin Joseph O'Malley Monday invited Indian companies to invest in new economy sectors and help create more jobs in his state.Kicking off his ... Read more...

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Making waste management fun, Bangalore style (Feature)


November 4th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 4 (IANS) Trust Bangaloreans not to waste an opportunity to turn any effort into fun and a 'habba' (festival). Groups of residents of the IT hub are out ... Read more...

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Karnataka’ irony: politics offsets achievements (Karnataka Newsletter)


October 30th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 30 (IANS) Karnataka seems to have become a jinxed state - its reputation as IT hub, an attractive destination for investment and an excellent launching pad for ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to come out with vision document


July 5th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday said her government will soon come out with a Vision Document 2025 to promote investments in the infrastructure sector.Addressing ... Read more...

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Raymond’s new brand ‘Makers’ launched


May 9th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 9 (IANS) Leading textiles manufacturer and retailer Raymond Monday launched its new economy brand 'Makers', making a foray into retailing of poly viscose fabrics.Ram Bhatnagar, Vice President (Emerging ... Read more...

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Caste-dominated politics still rule in IT land Karnataka (Letter from Bangalore)


November 22nd, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic Bangalore, Nov 22 (IANS) The southern Indian state of Karnataka is a land of contradictions - a leader in education, banking, science and technology but backward-looking in politics dominated ... Read more...

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IIT-Kanpur plans presence in Bangalore, US


June 19th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 19 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur (IIT-K) plans a presence in India's IT hub here, the US and Malaysia, institute director S.G. Dhande said here Saturday. IIT-K intends to set ... Read more...

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Mukesh-Anil Ambani scrap ‘non-compete’ agreement of 2006


May 23rd, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 23 (ANI): In a significant development, Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) and Reliance ADA Group companies on Sunday formally agreed to cancel all existing non-compete arrangements which the two groups entered ... Read more...

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IGNOU to equip visually challenged with New Economy skills


August 26th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) There's good news for the visually challenged. A new course which aims to make them economically independent by training them in fields like information technology and communications ... Read more...

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Jet Airways to launch low-fare Jet Konnect


May 7th, 2009 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Leading private carrier Jet Airways will launch a new economy service, 'Jet Airways Konnect', from Friday on select sectors, the airline announced Thursday. The company said in a ... Read more...

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Vice President Biden Visits Serious Materials Chicago Window Factory


April 28th, 2009 - 1:28 am ICT by admin
CHICAGO – Vice President Joe Biden today visited Serious Materials Chicago, a window factory that is reopening thanks to increased demand for energy-saving building products as a result of American Recovery and ... Read more...

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Volunteers line up for ‘no frills’ Gopinath election bid


April 1st, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Borauh Bangalore, April 1 (IANS) From new economy leaders to young volunteers, all are pledging support to Captain G.R. Gopinath, who pioneered India's low-cost airline Air Deccan, as he prepares ... Read more...

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Abhay Deol’s professor role


March 31st, 2009 - 2:46 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
No, he's not playing such a role in a movie. Actually Abhay Deol's having the time of his life in the US. From being a welding student, he's now giving lectures ... Read more...

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Abhay Deol lectures at Wharton, impresses audience


March 30th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) From topics like multiplex versus single screen films to the new economy to Bollywood going global - Abhay Deol wowed the audience with his speech ... Read more...

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Abhay Deol Lectures At Wharton, Holds Audience Spellbound


March 30th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaIt looks like the Deols' poor cousin Abhay has managed to carve an enviable niche for himself, and that too without any help from his affluent Mumbai cousins.Today ... Read more...

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Statement by Hillary Clinton


November 5th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
Tonight, we are celebrating an historic victory for the American people. This was a long and hard fought campaign but the result was well worth the wait.Together, under the leadership of President ... Read more...

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Green economy projected to double by 2020


September 25th, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 25 (DPA) The so-called green economy is booming across the globe and the market for environmental products and services is likely to double by 2020, according to a UN ... Read more...

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Green economy projected to double by 2020: UN


September 25th, 2008 - 8:08 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 25 (DPA) The so-called green economy is booming across the globe and the market for environmental products and services is likely to double by 2020, according to a UN ... Read more...

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Regulatory system needs to be changed: Obama


September 22nd, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.22 (ANI): Democratic presidential candaiate Barack Obama has said that the countrys regulatory system needs to be changed to ensure an improved economic performance. Speaking with CBSs Steve Kroft, Obama ... Read more...

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Qatar plans economy base shift from oil to knowledge


March 30th, 2008 - 6:44 pm ICT by admin
(Gulf Business Capsule)Dubai, March 30 (IANS) Qatar is planning to transform its economy from one based on energy to one that has knowledge as its mainstay. "We expect to be an exporter ... Read more...

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