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Emami to open plants in Bangladesh and Egypt


July 6th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) Emari, the Indian personal and healthcare consumer products company, will open two manufacturing plants, one each in Bangladesh and Egypt, in the current financial year, expanding ... Read more...

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South African Airways is sole carrier on Mumbai-Johannesburg route


June 14th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 14 (IANS) South African Airways, country's national carrier, has announced an addition to its current Johannesburg-Mumbai frequency starting Saturday, offering a five-days-a-week service. Due to an even stronger ... Read more...

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Emami Q4 profit jumps 32.6 percent


May 8th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 8 (IANS) Emami Group Tuesday reported a consolidated net profit of Rs.723.70 million for the quarter ended March 31, as compared to Rs.545.70 million in the same period ... Read more...

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RComm expands Application Aware Network service


March 21st, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Reliance Communications Wednesday announced an expansion of its Application Aware Network service to India, enabling enterprises to upgrade to an intelligent network for increased business efficiency."As ... Read more...

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RComm, Coolpad launch Android CDMA phone in Kolkata


September 8th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 8 (IANS) Reliance Communications Ltd, India's number two mobile service provider, and China-based Coolpad Overseas will roll-out India's first fully loaded Android CDMA phone in eight cities in ... Read more...

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Magma Fincorp focusing on western, southern India


September 5th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 5 (IANS) Magma Fincorp Limited, one of the largest asset financing non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) in India, is focusing on western and southern parts of the country to ... Read more...

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Bank of Baroda expands in Africa with new Uganda branch


June 2nd, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kampala, June 2 (IANS) The state-run Bank of Baroda (BOB), which calls itself India's international bank, Thursday opened its 11th branch in Uganda as part of its renewed focus on ... Read more...

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Court approves demerger of Essar Shipping, Ports and Logistics


March 3rd, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 3 (IANS) Essar Shipping, Ports & Logistics Ltd (ESPLL) Thursday said the Gujarat High Court has approved its scheme for the demerger of its shipping, logistics and oilfield ... Read more...

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SpiceJet orders 15 aircraft from Bombardier for $446 million


December 10th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 10 (IANS) In a major deal for the burgeoning Indian aviation market, Bombardier Thursday won a $446-million order from SpiceJet airline for 15 turboprop aircraft.Though the Canadian company ... Read more...

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Sachin Pilot launches unique plan for BSNL customers


November 4th, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 4 (ANI): Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology (IT) Sachin Pilot on Thursday launched a unique plan "PYARI JODI" combining landline and mobile services of Bharat Sanchar ... Read more...

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Infrastructure major hassle in helicopter industry growth


September 15th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Major stakeholders in the helicopter industry Wednesday said the country can witness a doubling of its helicopter fleet in the next five years if the infrastructure and ... Read more...

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India’s Fortis Healthcare exits race for Singapore’s Parkway


July 26th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Indian healthcare firm Fortis Monday said it was opting out of the battle for control of Singapore-based Parkway, which operates 16 hospitals with over 3,400 beds in ... Read more...

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Tata Tea eyeing 10 percent market share in Pakistan, Bangladesh


June 14th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) Tata Tea is eyeing a substantial growth in business in South Asia, particularly in the neighbouring nations of Pakistan and Bangladesh, a top company official said here Monday. "South ... Read more...

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Gujarat can light up all of India: Narendra Modi


June 13th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 13 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Sunday claimed that his state has the capacity to light up the entire nation. In his speech ... Read more...

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Eurofighter Typhoon targets 300 additional orders in next 20 years


February 12th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The four-nation Eurofighter consortium foresees substantial growth opportunities on the world market, with India playing a crucial role, it said Friday. "We evaluate the global demand for ... Read more...

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Canon India to spend Rs.550 mn on ramping sales


January 7th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) Canon India Pvt Limited said Thursday it would spend Rs.550 million ($12 million) during 2010 on ramping up its imaging communications product (ICP) division to build on the ... Read more...

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‘India’s scientific research grew 80 percent since 2000′


October 6th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) There has been an 80 percent increase in India's scientific research output since 2000, a news study revealed Tuesday, forecasting that the country will overtake all other ... Read more...

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Over 275,000 schools opened under flagship scheme: Economic Survey


July 2nd, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) India opened 276,903 new schools and appointed 966,000 teachers as part of its flagship Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) programme, the Economic Survey for 2008-09 revealed Thursday. The survey, ... Read more...

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Multiplexes’ loss is home video market’s gain


April 30th, 2009 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) The tussle between film producers and multiplexes over revenue sharing is a boon for the Indian home video business.Pegged at Rs.8.63 billion (over ... Read more...

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23.3 million Asians jobless this year


February 18th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
23.3 million Asians are jobless this year due to the global financial crisis continues to batter the region's economies, according to a study released on Wednesday.The crisis could also force rural-to-urban migration ... Read more...

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India, Canada agree to initiate exploratory talks on economic partnership agreement


January 21st, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.21 (ANI): India and Canada have agreed to initiate exploratory discussion towards a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement. Commerce and Industry MInister Kamal Nath and Canada''s Minister for the Asia-Pacific ... Read more...

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Facebook dethrones MySpace in the world of social networking


August 14th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 14 (ANI): Displacing MySpace from the top position, Facebook has now become the world''s most popular social networking website, according to new industry figures.Industry tracker comScore revealed that over ... Read more...

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Office rentals likely to remain stable in Delhi, Mumbai


May 7th, 2008 - 11:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Office rentals in Delhi and Mumbai will remain stable for the rest of 2008, according to a study by a global real estate services firm. The quarterly ... Read more...

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US share in Pak exports falls to 22 pc


April 18th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Apr 18 (ANI): US share in Pakistan exports has dropped to 22 percent during the first half of current financial year, as compared to 26 percent in the same period ... Read more...

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Citi sweeps FinanceAsia’s Cash Management Awards


February 19th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI/Business Wire India): FinanceAsia has awarded Citi best cash management bank and best cash solutions bank in Asia for 2007. For the second consecutive year, Citi has won ... Read more...

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