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Cathay Pacific announces Hyderabad-Hong Kong flight


August 23rd, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Cathay Pacific, a leading international carrier, is set to expand its operations in India with a direct flight between Hyderabad and Hong Kong from December this ... Read more...

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Century’s second Venus transit on June 6


May 21st, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 21 (IANS) In a rare celestial occurrence, Venus - the second planet from the Sun and the Earth's neighbour - will transit across the solar disc early June ... Read more...

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Cathay Pacific launches cargo service to Hyderabad


May 17th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 17 (IANS) Air cargo major Cathay Pacific Thursday announced its expansion in India with a new twice-weekly freighter service to Hyderabad.The service will operate on the Hong ... Read more...

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With China on mind, India, US, Japan to hold trilateral meet


December 6th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington/New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Against the backdrop of China's increasing assertiveness in East Asia, India, the US and Japan will hold their first trilateral meeting Dec 19 in the ... Read more...

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Krishna leaves for Thailand to attend India-ASEAN Ministerial meeting


July 21st, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 21 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna left for Phuket, Thailand on Tuesday to attend the three-day Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and East Asia Summit.Speaking ... Read more...

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Shirish Apte named Citi CEO for Asia-Pacific


July 7th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 7 (IANS) Citibank has named a three-person team to replace Ajay Banga, who held the title of Asia-Pacific CEO and left the firm June 19 to ... Read more...

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Secretary of State Clinton sets sights on North Asia for her first overseas trip


February 3rd, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.3 (ANI): Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is expected to visit Japan, South Korea and China, on her maiden official trip. FOX News reports that Clintons voyage is likely ... Read more...

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Global warming fuelling malaria vaccine need


July 12th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 12 (ANI): Global warming has led to a rapid increase in the number of malaria cases, thereby fuelling the need for lifesaving vaccinations to those in need, says an ... Read more...

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UPS to move Asian hub from Philippines to China


May 21st, 2008 - 8:25 pm ICT by admin
DPA Manila, May 21 (DPA) US freight and logistics firm United Parcel Service (UPS) said Wednesday it is relocating its Asian hub from the Philippines to China in the next three years. Andy ... Read more...

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