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No reversal of tide of economic reform in India: Nirupama Rao


July 27th, 2012 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 27 (IANS) Asserting that the 'India Story' is definitely not over, Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao has assured American businees that there is no question of the tide of ... Read more...

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Prime minister an overrated economist: BJP


July 6th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha Friday attacked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, calling him an "overrated economist" and an "underrated politician".Reacting after the prime ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

China to further open economy


February 3rd, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 3 (IANS) China will further open up its economy and maintain a "balanced and sustainable economic growth" in the near future, Vice Premier Li Keqiang said.The country is ... Read more...

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Canada over-estimates foreign trade: Think tank


January 20th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, Jan 20 (IANS) Canadians over-estimate the value of their country's trade with the US, a major think tank says in a report.The Conference Board of Canada report, released Thursday, ... Read more...

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Trinidad and Tobago PM arrives in India


January 5th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar, who traces her roots to India, arrived here Thursday on a 10-day visit during which she will ... Read more...

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Economy to grow by 8.5 percent, inflation to drop: PM (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday said the economy will grow by at least 8.5 percent this fiscal and inflation will drop to seven percent by year-end.The ... Read more...

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US aware of India’s concerns over outsourcing and H1B visa issue


October 26th, 2010 - 1:09 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): The United States is aware about the concerns of Indian companies on the outsourcing and H1B visa issues, which are likely to figure up in the discussions ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cameron calls for strengthening of India-U.K. economic ties


July 29th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron here on Thursday said that it was time for the United Kingdom to strengthen its special relationship with India and take ... Read more...

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Cameron leads Britain’s open offer to partner India Inc (Roundup-Business)


July 29th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Saying he sought the "brightest and best from India", Prime Minister David Cameron Thursday led a renewed British drive to ride the Indian economic growth with ... Read more...

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India, China share top two position among emerging economies


July 28th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jul 28 (ANI): India is ranked second among 27 emerging economies due to its large consumer market and fast economic growth, according to the Emerging Markets Opportunity Index released by ... Read more...

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British business secretary for a liberal immigration policy


July 28th, 2010 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 28 (IANS) Even as British Prime Minister David Cameron begins his first official visit to India, his Business Secretary Vince Cable created a stir by saying he ... Read more...

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British business secretary bats for liberal immigration policy


July 28th, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 27 (IANS) Even as British Prime Minister David Cameron begins his first official visit to India, his Business Secretary Vince Cable created a controversy by saying he ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan peace necessary for growth, stability: World Bank


February 18th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Peace between India and Pakistan is not only necessary for sustaining economic growth but also vital for building pluralistic democracies and sustaining the integrity of both ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Infosys, Wipro hope Obama will not hurt US competitiveness (Lead)


February 25th, 2009 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 25 (IANS) Indian IT bellwethers Infosys Technologies and Wipro Wednesday expressed confidence that the US would not take any measure that would hurt its global competitiveness. Reacting cautiously to US ... Read more...

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Manmohan calls for independent evaluation of flagship programmes


September 9th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Tuesday asked the countrys statisticians to develop a system for independent evaluation of flagship programmes in education, health and rural ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Economic ties cornerstone of Saarc: Manmohan Singh


August 2nd, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 2 (IANS) South Asia has contributed much towards the resurgence of global economy and countries in the region must engage and integrate better for sustained and inclusive growth, Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Text of PM’s speech at Assocham’s annual meeting


June 2nd, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Following is the text of Prime Minister's speech at the annual meeting of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) here Monday, where he called for ... Read more...

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Inflation concerns are crude oil price driven, says Chidambaram


May 30th, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Expressing serious concern over the inflation rate (pegged at 8.1 percent on Friday), Chidambaram said today that it was crude oil driven, and this was posing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

TATA deal is further evidence of advancing India-UK business partnership


March 27th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar.27 (ANI): The sale of the UK-based luxury car brands, Jaguar and Land Rover by Ford to Indias Tata Motors for 2.3 billion dollars, has been described by the UK-India ... Read more...

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British government welcomes Tata buy


March 26th, 2008 - 10:16 pm ICT by admin
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, March 26 (IANS) Trade and Investment Minister Lord Digby Jones - who has just won a campaign to be allowed to drive a Jaguar - said Wednesday the ... Read more...

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New India needs new engagement, Brown to India Inc.


March 26th, 2008 - 7:55 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar.26 (ANI): A new India, with a rising confidence is clearly visible, and this requires new engagement by the United Kingdom, Prime Minister Gordon Brown told a 14-member Confederation of ... Read more...

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