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Kerala to float NRK bonds for development projects


June 20th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 20 (IANS) Kerala's Minister for Non-Resident Keralite Affairs K.C. Joseph Wednesday informed the Kerala assembly that the state government is working out a plan to float a 'Pravasi ... Read more...

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Kerala diaspora can partner in development: Minister


February 14th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 14 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister K.M. Mani Tuesday said successive state governments have failed to put to productive use the massive remittances sent in by over two million ... Read more...

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Economy moving up but scanty rains may play spoilsport: Mukherjee


August 7th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday told the Lok Sabha that the economy has started moving upward due to two stimulus packages in the last ... Read more...

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Reserve Bank again cuts key rates (Second Lead)


March 4th, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India Wednesday attempted to address the country's deepening economic woes - which became evident with the third quarter economic growth falling to 5.6 percent, ... Read more...

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Reserve Bank of India announces monetary stimulus


March 4th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 4 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India, indicating a further cut in home, auto and other loan rates, on Wednesday unveiled a fresh monetary stimulus that slashed the rates ... Read more...

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Reserve Bank again cuts key rates (Lead, Changing dateline)


March 4th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 4 (IANS) With the economic growth rate for the third quarter falling to 5.3 percent - the lowest since 2003 - the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Wednesday evening ... Read more...

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Reserve Bank cuts key rates once again


March 4th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) With the economic growth rate for the third quarter falling to 5.3 percent - the lowest since 2003 - the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Wednesday ... Read more...

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Kerala govt. dismisses possibility of raising retirement age


February 26th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 26 (ANI): The Left Democratic Front (LDF) government in Kerala has dismissed the possibility of raising the retirement age from the present 55 to 58.Replying to a question related to ... Read more...

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India’s central bank cuts key rates to spur economy


January 2nd, 2009 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) In a bid to lower the cost of borrowings for commercial banks, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Friday cut the both the repurchase and reverse-repurchase rates by ... Read more...

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Kerala clears decks for 10 more SEZs


September 20th, 2008 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 19 (IANS) The state committee of Kerala's ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) Friday approved 10 more applications for establishing special economic zones (SEZs) but asked the V.S. Achuthanandan government to ... Read more...

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