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UK natural choice to be Kerala’s partner: Envoy


September 12th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 12 (IANS) British High Commissioner to India Sir James Bevan Wednesday asked Kerala to treat Britain as the first choice for partnership.He was speaking at the Emerging ... Read more...

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100 Indian firms take part in Sri Lanka trade fair


July 24th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 24 (IANS) Over a hundred Indian companies are expected in Sri Lanka next week for what has been billed as the largest trade fair ever between the two ... Read more...

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India keen to invest in Ghana’s oil industry (Lead)


July 10th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, July 10 (IANS) India is seeking to invest in Ghana'soil and gas sector and double trade with West Africa to $40 billion by 2015 as part of its growing efforts ... Read more...

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India expresses interest in Ghanaian oil as mega trade show opens


July 10th, 2012 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Accra, July 10 (IANS) India is keen to invest in Ghana's hydrocarbon industry, visiting Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said as a large Indian trade expo opened here Monday. Ghana began ... Read more...

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Clinton visit: India to juggle ties with US, Iran


May 5th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) India will be juggling its ties with Iran and the US as it gears up to hold talks with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ... Read more...

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Maryland governor in US celebrates Vaisakhi


April 28th, 2012 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Maryland state governor Martin O'Malley, who last November led the largest state trade delegation to India, opened his house to celebrate Vaisakhi to recognize the Sikh ... Read more...

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Pakistan commerce minister to visit India


April 10th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Pakistan Commerce Minister Mohammad Amin Fahim, accompanied by a trade delegation, will visit India this week to give a push to liberalisation of trade and ... Read more...

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Amid sanctions, Indian business delegation heads to Iran


March 9th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Amid US sanctions and accelerated efforts by the West to isolate Iran, a mammoth Indian trade delegation Friday left for Tehran to explore business opportunities ... Read more...

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Japan keen on industrial corridor, freight train in south India


February 14th, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 14 (IANS) Japan is more keen on building an industrial corridor and the high-speed rail freight corridor between Chennai and Bangalore than the bullet train project, said an ... Read more...

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Need concrete measures from Pakistan on trade: Anand Sharma


February 12th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) En route to becoming the first Indian trade minister to visit Pakistan in 30 years, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma Sunday said the neighbouring country ... Read more...

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Myanmarese delegation interested in trade with Bengal


December 6th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 5 (IANS) A 16-member trade delegation from Myanmar Wednesday met West Bengal Small and Medium Enterprises Minister Manas Bhunia and expressed interest in trade with the state in ... Read more...

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US urges India to open up solar energy market


November 9th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 9 (IANS) The United States has urged India to open its market for clean technologies, especially in the area of solar energy, saying openness and competition would ... Read more...

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US to mobilize $25 mn for clean energy R&D; in India


November 7th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The United States will mobilize $25 million of Department of Energy funding for a joint clean energy research and development (R&D;) center in India, Under ... Read more...

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Italy to mount trade charm offensive in India


October 28th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) With the Indian economy still on an upswing despite recession in parts of the developed world, Italy is mounting a trade charm offensive in India ... Read more...

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UAE, China to enhance trade, tourism, investment ties


October 23rd, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 23 (IANS/WAM) The UAE and China have stressed on the importance of boosting their trade, tourism and investment ties.The affirmation came during a meeting held between Abdullah Ahmed ... Read more...

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Rwanda taps India for food security, investment


October 18th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Rwanda, a rising economy located at the crossroads of Central and East Africa, Tuesday pitched for greater trade with India and sought this country's expertise ... Read more...

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Mamata sends trade envoys to Nepal


July 28th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 28 (IANS) Losing no time after assuming the reins of former red bastion West Bengal's government, its new chief minister Mamata Banerjee has sent trade envoys to ... Read more...

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Nepal trade unions warn of fresh strikes


July 20th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 20 (IANS) Nearly a dozen trade unions have warned of an indefinite strike nationwide from July 31 over a controversial hike in wages even as an Indian trade ... Read more...

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Japan hopes Tamil Nadu will go ahead with metro rail project


June 16th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) With Tamil Nadu's AIADMK government pitching for mono-rail, Japan, a major lender for the Chennai metro rail project, hopes that the new state government does not ... Read more...

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Oz govt. launches its new ‘Study Melbourne’ website in Hindi


April 15th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15(ANI-Business Wire India): The education fraternity, today, witnessed the launch a new 'Study Melbourne' Hindi website by the Victoria Government to connect with Hindi-speaking audiences in India.The website, ... Read more...

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Cameron directly lobbies with Indian PM to further Brit companies’ interest


February 19th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has personally intervened on behalf of two British companies facing problems in India, Cairn Energy and Vodafone, by raising their concerns with ... Read more...

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Haryana’s industry scene is a ‘mini-Japan’


January 23rd, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) The runaway success of India's biggest car manufacturer Maruti-Suzuki has led other Japanese companies to invest over Rs.4,282 crore ($938 million) in Haryana over the years.Haryana ... Read more...

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India, Indonesia to set $20 bn bilateral trade target


January 8th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) India and Indonesia aim to strengthen bilateral economic ties setting a $20 billion trade target for 2015 and to begin negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement ... Read more...

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India, Belgium trade to go beyond diamonds


December 12th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani On board Air India One, Dec 12 (IANS) India and Belgium want to diversify their trade ties - currently dominated by diamonds - in sectors like IT, energy and ... Read more...

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Trade diplomacy: India presses Pakistan for MFN status (Lead)


November 24th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Even as ties between India and Pakistan remain frosty, India Wednesday told a visiting 12-member Pakistani trade delegation that Islamabad should grant New Delhi Most Favoured Nation ... Read more...

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Pakistani business delegation for boosting trade with India


November 24th, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Even as ties between India and Pakistan remain frosty and dialogue suspended in the wake of the Mumbai carnage nearly two years ago, a 12-member Pakistani trade ... Read more...

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Scottish delegation on promotional visit to India


October 9th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) A tourism and trade delegation from Scotland will visit India from Sunday to promote business, tourism, golf, culture and education, an official said Saturday."The trade mission ... Read more...

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Polish PM to address India Inc in Bangalore Monday


September 5th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 5 (IANS) Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk will address India Inc in this tech hub Monday and showcase investment opportunities in his country to prospective investors. "Tusk will address captains ... Read more...

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Canadian delegation to begin India visit Saturday


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) A Canadian foreign affairs and trade delegation will visit India Sep 4-9 to meet ministers, officials and business leaders to understand the potential that the country ... Read more...

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Cameron meets President Pratibha Patil


July 29th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron met President Pratibha Devisingh Patil at the Indian presidential palace in New Delhi on Thursday.Cameron is leading the biggest trade ... Read more...

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Cameron pays homage to Indian freedom Icon Mahatma Gandhi


July 29th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron visited the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi to pay homage on Thursday in New Delhi.Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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Cameron gets warm welcome in Delhi, vows to strengthen ties


July 29th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron was accorded a warm reception at the Presidential Palace here on Thursday, and used the occasion to reiterate his commitment to ... Read more...

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Canadians offer cheaper substitutes for costly Indian lentils


June 7th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, June 7 (IANS) With prices of pulses skyrocketing in India, China's Saskatchewan province is offering a much cheaper version of the humble 'dal', which also promises not to compromise ... Read more...

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UAE, US seek to boost nuclear energy trade


February 19th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 19 (IANS) Representatives of 40 US companies will visit the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to boost cooperation in the civilian nuclear energy sector, WAM news agency reported. The three-day ... Read more...

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Trade, industry groups urge Dhaka to invest in India


February 1st, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 1 (IANS) Now that India has lifted investment-related restrictions on Bangladesh, trade and industry groups have urged Dhaka to invest in India. Pakistan and Bangladesh were the only countries ... Read more...

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