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US keen to boost defence trade with India


July 28th, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) In a bid to boost defence sales to India, the US is touting the "technical and political advantages" of its Foreign Military Sales (FMS) programme of ... Read more...

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US committed to help Tamil Nadu, says Powell


May 21st, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 21 (IANS) The United States is committed to help Tamil Nadu realise the goals set in its Vision 2023 document, to put the state on par with upper ... Read more...

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Ties with China important, says US


January 19th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 19 (IANS) The US embassy in Beijing said Thursday that the relationship between China and the US is one of the most important bilateral relationships in the ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan focus on implementing trade deal


November 14th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Building upon a "constructive" meeting between their leaders in the Maldives last week, senior officials of India and Pakistan Monday held talks to firm ... Read more...

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Indian must reduce dependence on agriculture: Australian study


October 24th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 24 (IANS) India needs to improve farm productivity drastically to meet the food needs of the rising population, an Australian Treasury analysis has warned while saying that India ... Read more...

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US banks on India to make globally competitive products: Rao


October 10th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 10 (IANS) American businesses leveraged India's strengths to produce globally competitive products, while Indian companies invested $21 billion in the US, said India's Ambassador Nirupama Rao. Private participation in ... Read more...

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New Zealand PM embarks on first visit to India


June 25th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hamilton, June 25 (IANS) New Zealand Prime Minister John Key Saturday left for his first visit to India to meet his counterpart Dr Manmohan Singh and discuss the free ... Read more...

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Deep freeze after Mumbai attacks thawing: Pakistani daily


April 28th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 28 (IANS) There are signs that the deep freeze between India and Pakistan that set in after the 2008 Mumbai attacks is "finally thawing", a Pakistani daily said ... Read more...

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EU announces trade agreement with Colombia and Peru


April 13th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Union on Wednesday finalized a trade agreement with Colombia and Peru that will open up markets and will include a series of far-reaching measures.The trade relationship ... Read more...

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Manmohan seeks more Chinese market for Indian goods


April 13th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 13 (IANS) India and China Wednesday said they were poised to enhance bilateral commerce to $100 billion by 2015, but concerns remain on trade imbalance in ... 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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CII welcomes India-Japan comprehensive economic partnership agreement


February 16th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has welcomed the ratification of the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) between India and Japan.Expressing optimism on the ratification of ... Read more...

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‘UK pressurised Scotland to release Lockerbie bomber over oil deal between BP-Libya’


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): The British government had pressurised Scotland to release the convicted Lockerbie bomber last year over fears of "commercial warfare" from Libya, according to a report released by four ... Read more...

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Donald Trump considering presidential run, to announce decision in June


November 19th, 2010 - 3:50 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Business magnate and reality television star Donald Trump on Thursday said that he is seriously considering a run for the U.S. presidency.Trump said during ABC's Good Morning ... Read more...

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White House reveals how Obama will address outsourcing issue during India trip


October 29th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct. 29 (ANI): The White House has revealed how President Barack Obama will address the sensitive issue of outsourcing when he undertakes his visit to India between November 6 and ... Read more...

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India-Japan relations vital for Asian stability, says PM


October 24th, 2010 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Growing strategic partnership between India and Japan is vital for peace, prosperity and stability in Asia and the world, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said ... Read more...

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Nigeria calls for Indian assistance in ailing textile industry


October 8th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Francis Kokutse Abuja, Oct 8 (IANS) Nigeria has sought Indian assistance to boost the country's ailing textile industry."The areas of assistance are pretty obvious. We are proud of your textile industry and ... Read more...

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China’s presence in Latin America not a threat: US


August 18th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 18 (IANS) China's increasing presence in Latin America was not a matter of concern or a threat to the US, a top American official said here Wednesday. "It is certainly not ... Read more...

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President Patil calls for greater market access for Indian goods in Chinese market


May 31st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Shanghai, May 31 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil, who is on a visit to China, said on Sunday that unless market access for Indian pharmaceutical, engineering and information technology companies improves, trade ... Read more...

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Canadian envoy in Chennai to strengthening trade with Tamil Nadu


May 12th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Canada's High Commissioner Joseph Caron is visiting Chennai from May 12 to 15 to further strengthen Canada's trade relationship with Tamil Nadu.Caron will meet officials of ... Read more...

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Oz Trade Minister’s visit to boost India-Australia links


May 3rd, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Australia's Minister for Trade Simon Crean is in India on a weeklong visit to strengthen partnership and lay the groundwork for continued growth in the trade and ... Read more...

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China, US should handle economic, trade frictions to boost ties: Chinese Minister


March 25th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25(ANI): Chinese Vice Commerce Minister Zhong Shan reckons that economic and trade frictions between China and the United States should be handled appropriately for the healthy and steady development of ... Read more...

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Ethiopia becoming major centre for Indian investment


March 23rd, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Groum Abate Addis Ababa, March 23 (IANS) Ethiopia is becoming a major centre for Indian investment in Africa as companies seek new ventures in mining, textiles, leather, education and the hospitality industry ... Read more...

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Follow the Asian money, says EU trade commissioner


January 12th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Jan 12 (DPA) The balance of world wealth is moving towards rising Asian powers such as India and China, and the European Union should adapt rather than trying to fight it, ... Read more...

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India-New Zealand trade talks likely early next year


November 30th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Amandeep Kaur Christchurch (New Zealand), Nov 30 (IANS) Negotiations towards a free trade agreement (FTA) between India and New Zealand would hopefully start early next year, India-New Zealand Trade Business Council chairman ... Read more...

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Rudd must use India visit to boost strategic, economic ties: Expert


November 10th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov.10 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd should seek to boost bilateral economic and strategic ties with India during his first visit to the subcontinent as head of government, starting ... Read more...

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More to relation with India than curry, cricket: Australian MP


August 18th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 18 (IANS) Australia's relationship with India "goes beyond the oft-cited notion of cricket, curry and Commonwealth", a parliamentarian said Tuesday. West Australian MP Melissa Parke said Australia and India had strong ... Read more...

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US Ex-Im Bank, FICCI to expand trade ties


June 24th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 24 (IANS) The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) will work together to expand the ... Read more...

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Anand Sharma suggests global trade solutions to tackle recession


June 20th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Anand Sharma has called for fair global trade solutions in a bid to end global recession during his meeting with US Secretary ... Read more...

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US, India discuss how to bring down trade barriers


June 18th, 2009 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 18 (IANS) India and US will consult with public and private stakeholders on how to bring down trade barriers and open markets for exporters as they discuss multilateral ... Read more...

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EU to give Pakistan over 100 million euros in aid (Lead)


June 17th, 2009 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, June 17 (DPA) The European Union (EU) is to give Pakistan over 100 million euros in aid, more than half of it for victims of the recent fighting in the ... Read more...

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India, US to discuss bilateral investment treaty


June 16th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 16 (IANS) Ahead of a meeting with Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma, the US has declared its commitment to enhancing dialogue with India on key trade policy ... Read more...

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Synergies Summit to ‘reboot’ US-India ties


June 9th, 2009 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 9 (IANS) Top US government officials, including Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, will participate in a Synergies Summit hosted by a premier business advocacy organisation to "reboot" US-India ... Read more...

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India, Finland agree to explore new areas of trade cooperation


February 6th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 6 (ANI): Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Kamal Nath and Finland Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Dr. Paavo Vayrynen today agreed to encourage businesses to explore ... Read more...

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Canadians see danger in trade reliance on US


October 31st, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 31 (IANS) As resource-rich Canada seeks closer trade ties with Europe, over a third of its citizens blame their country's overdependence on the US for its current economic troubles.In a ... Read more...

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