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Government confident of meeting 20 percent export growth target


July 26th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) Although India's export during the first quarter has declined on the back of global economic slowdown, the government Thursday expressed confidence that its target of 20 ... Read more...

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Relax investment norms for private equity funds: CII


August 21st, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) Investment guidelines for private equity and venture capital funds should be suitably relaxed as such investors aim at improving management and operations of companies and ... Read more...

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Foreign direct investment norms eased for Limited Liability partnerships


May 11th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) India Wednesday eased investing norms for limited liability partnership (LLPs) firms, allowing them to receive foreign funds, but restricted such infusion only to those companies ... Read more...

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iProf Learning secures Rs.22 crore funds


April 21st, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) E-learning company iProf Learning Solutions India Thursday said it has secured a funding of Rs.22 crore from two venture capital funds for expanding its operations."The ... Read more...

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Kiran Karnik joins Attero Recycling board


February 13th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Former Nasscom president Kiran Karnik has joined venture capital funds-backed Attero Recycling, an electronic waste management firm, as its first independent director."I am excited to join ... Read more...

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Government favours foreign equity in limited partnerships


September 29th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) India's commerce and industry ministry has favoured foreign investment in limited liability partnerships and floated a discussion paper inviting comments from all stakeholders before taking a policy ... Read more...

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Venture capital fund to encourage socially relevant films (With Image)


May 30th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Movie makers interested in making films concerning social issues but lacking the necessary funding can now look up to a venture capital fund for ... Read more...

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Dubai to host seventh Investing in Technology Forum


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 3 (IANS/WAM) The seventh Investing in Technology Forum, aimed at exploring investment opportunities in the technology sector, would be held here May 11-13. The event would be held at Dubai Silicon ... Read more...

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Dubai to host technology investing forum


April 14th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 14 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) would host the seventh edition of the Investing in Technology Forum (IITF), an official said Wednesday. The forum will be held under the theme "Establishing ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha Deputy Speaker pitches for Islamic banks in India


January 27th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.27 (ANI): In what could spark off another controversy and provide fresh ammunition to the opposition BJP on the issue of minority appeasement, the Deputy Speaker of the Rajya Sabha ... Read more...

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Manthan gets $15-million second round venture funding


November 19th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 19 (IANS) Leading software product firm Manthan Systems secured $15 million from three venture capital partners in the second round (series b) of funding, the company said Thursday. Besides the two ... Read more...

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Chola DBS sells mutual fund business to L&T Finance


September 25th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 25 (IANS) City-based Cholamandalam DBS Finance, a non-banking finance company, has decided sell its mutual fund subsidiary Cholamandalam Asset Management to L&T Finance for Rs.45 crore. "We ... Read more...

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Qualified institutional placements value down 42 percent


September 25th, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The market value of qualified institutional placements (QIPs) made by 49 Indian companies since the first one in September 2006 to raise $6.58 billion (Rs.263.2 billion) has ... Read more...

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Consim Info seeks partner for its job portal


August 17th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 17 (IANS) City-based online service provider Consim Info Pvt Ltd, better known as the Bharat Matrimony group that runs a group of business portals, is now looking for a strategic ... Read more...

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Private equity and venture capital funds can catalyse corporate growth


June 20th, 2008 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 20 (IANS) Venture capital companies partnering private equity to establish business alliances and utilising external boards can act as corporate growth catalysts, a top industry official has said. Managing business ... Read more...

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Real estate investment trusts emerging in India


April 3rd, 2008 - 8:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) India's booming realty space is increasingly seeing the emergence of real estate investment trusts (REITs) as one of the most viable options for raising funds, a leading ... Read more...

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Brown backs India’s bid for UNSC seat


January 20th, 2008 - 10:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 20 : Visiting British Prime Minister Gordon Brown today backed India's bid for permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council.Speaking at the UK-India Entrepreneurship Summit at the IIT, ... Read more...

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