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India-Singapore Friendship Group in Indian parliament launched


July 12th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) An India-Singapore Friendship Group in the Indian parliament was launched here Thursday on the visit of a four-member parliamentary delegation from Singapore.The delegation, led ... Read more...

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India, Singapore extend military training agreement (Lead)


July 11th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India and Singapore Wednesday signed three key agreements including one on continuing the military training that Indian armed forces extend to their Singaporean counterparts.The ... Read more...

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India, Singapore sign military training deal


July 11th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India and Singapore Wednesday signed three key bilateral agreements that included one on continuing the military training that Indian armed forces extend to their ... Read more...

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Singapore invites Indian investment in education and health


July 11th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Looking forward to a mutually beneficial relationship, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Wednesday invited Indian investments, especially in education, healthcare and power sectors in ... Read more...

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Delhi is India’s most competitive city, Mumbai next


July 11th, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) India's capital has emerged the most competitive city in the country for the third straight time with the commercial hub of Mumbai retaining the second ... Read more...

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India steps up ASEAN diplomacy, Singapore PM on way


July 9th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Ahead of the summit with the 11-nation ASEAN this year-end, India is set to step up its Look East policy as Singapore Prime Minister ... Read more...

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Volatility expected in global economy: Singapore PM


November 29th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 29 (IANS) A period of volatility and uncertainties is expected for the global economy, creating considerable challenges for the central bank to keep the financial system and economy ... Read more...

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Singapore opened new horizons for India: PM


November 20th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 20 (IANS) Singapore had opened new horizons for India, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here Sunday and recalled that it was New Delhi's engagement with Singapore that ... Read more...

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Nehru spirit prevails as Manmohan lands in Singapore (Second Lead)


November 19th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh reached here from Bali Saturday night for the final leg of his four-day 'Look East' tour to meet the leadership of ... Read more...

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Singapore prime minister, new cabinet sworn in


May 21st, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, May 21 (IANS) Singapore's new cabinet was sworn-in Saturday with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong promising that his government will evolve in tandem with the aspirations of a new ... Read more...

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China on anvil, Indian PM lands in Hanoi (Roundup)


October 28th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday evening on the last leg of his three-nation Asia tour to attend the India-Asean and the East Asia ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi, Nooyi in Asia’s 8 top power women


March 8th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 8 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Pepsico's India-born CEO Indra Nooyi and ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar figure in CNN's list of eight of Asia's top power ... Read more...

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Singapore premier urges couples to have more babies


February 13th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Feb 13 (DPA) Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Saturday called on couples to have more children as the city-state's birth rate slipped to its lowest level in 2009. "Despite all our ... Read more...

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US ready to engage in Trans-Pacific Partnership


November 14th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 14 (DPA) The US Saturday announced its readiness to engage in the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade deal as an initial step towards moulding a region-wide free trade agreement ... Read more...

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China to give two pandas to Singapore, sign other pacts


November 13th, 2009 - 7:16 am ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 13 (IANS) Beijing and Singapore have signed four cooperation pacts, including procurement of two pandas from China, to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the ... Read more...

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Singapore prime minister rules out another dip for economy


November 3rd, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 3 (DPA) Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Tuesday said the city-state's economy had bottomed out and was not expected to take another dip after it emerged from its worst ... Read more...

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Actress Brooke Satchwell angry at Oz Governments response to Mumbai attacks


November 28th, 2008 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov.28 (ANI): The Australian Government has come in for a tongue lashing from actress Brooke Satchwell and her boyfriend in the wake of the multiple terror attacks on civilians in ... Read more...

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Shadow of global financial crisis dogs Singapore Pravasi Bharatiya meet


October 10th, 2008 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Oct 10 (IANS) The turmoil gripping world economies is dogging a global conference of overseas Indians, with leaders from Singapore and India calling for firm measures to secure the future growth ... Read more...

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Global financial crisis dogs Singapore Pravasi Bharatiya meet


October 10th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Oct 10 (IANS) The turmoil gripping world economies is dogging a global conference of overseas Indians, with leaders from Singapore and India calling for firm measures to secure the future growth ... Read more...

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Mini version of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to begin in Singapore today


October 10th, 2008 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 10 (ANI): A mini version of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) will begin in Singapore from today. "PBD Singapore" is the second such convention of Indian Diaspora to ... Read more...

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Bush to Hu: Stop bothering the Dalai Lama


September 28th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
On Board the PM's Special Aircraft, Sep 28 (IANS) “The Dalai Lama is a peace-loving man. Why are you people bothering him?” US President George W. Bush recalled telling Chinese President Hu ... Read more...

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ASEAN members ‘tiny blips’ compared to India, China: Singapore PM


August 20th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Aug 20 (DPA) Members of the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) are only "tiny blips" on investors' radar screens compared to China and India, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong ... Read more...

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Mini version of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be held in Singapore


July 28th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): A mini version of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) will be held in Singapore on October 10-11 this year. "PBD Singapore" is the second such convention ... Read more...

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Defence ministers gather for Asia security dialogue


May 30th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, May 30 (DPA) Defence leaders gathered in Singapore Friday for the largest defence and security dialogue among Asia-Pacific nations aimed at generating "fresh policy thinking and innovative solutions to global challenges". ... Read more...

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International court rules on disputed Southeast Asian islands


May 24th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by admin
Kuala Lumpur/Singapore, May 24 (IANS) Malaysia and Singapore have accepted the verdict of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), The Hague, on a 28-year old dispute over control of three islands in ... Read more...

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Singapore’s Orchard Road resonates to the sound of India


April 5th, 2008 - 8:04 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Singapore, April 5 (IANS) Singapore's main shopping boulevard was transformed into a "mini-India" as a colourful and vibrant tourism and cultural promotion campaign was launched in the city state in yet another ... Read more...

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India-Singapore ties blossoming at all levels: PM Lee


April 5th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by admin
Singapore, April 5 (IANS) Lauding India's economic transformation over the past decade, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said his country will seek to further expand its bilateral ties and examine ... Read more...

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“Incredible India” to depict India as a fast moving economy in Singapore


April 4th, 2008 - 10:31 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 4 (ANI): A high powered delegation of political and business leaders, led by Union Commerce and Industries Minister Kamal Nath, will begin their four-day tour to Singapore from ... Read more...

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Singapore to host maiden Youth Olympics in 2010


February 22nd, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by admin
Lausanne (Switzerland), Feb 22 (IANS) Singapore pipped Moscow to host the first Youth Olympic Games in 2010 in a vote at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) here Thursday. The result was announced ... Read more...

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