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Daily Dispatch
Revival plan for new jobsIn an effort to revive several defunct industrial zones across the province and
Revival plan for new jobs
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
In an effort to revive several defunct industrial zones across the province and create jobs, the provincial department of economic affairs has roped in the assistance of the national Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Economic affairs MEC... Read more
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New Kerala
Government panels clear infra projects worth Rs.9,672 croreNew Delhi, Feb 3 : Concerned government committees have approved seven infrastr
Government panels clear infra projects worth Rs.9,672 crore
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 3 : Concerned government committees have approved seven infrastructure projects in road and port sectors envisaging an investment of Rs.9,672 crore, an official statement said on Wednesday. "The Public Private Project Appraisal... Read more
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The Hindu
Higher taxes will follow, not for nowHike unlikely as Assembly and local body polls are scheduled this year Even th
Higher taxes will follow, not for now
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
Hike unlikely as Assembly and local body polls are scheduled this year Even though higher taxes and user charges will automatically follow improved services in a Smart City, residents can take comfort in the fact that the State government is... Read more
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Calcutta News
India, ADB sign loan deal on Aizawl, Agartala infrastructure New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The government and the ADB on Thursday signed an $80
India, ADB sign loan deal on Aizawl, Agartala infrastructure
Calcutta News / Posted 9 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The government and the ADB on Thursday signed an $80-million loan agreement to continue improving infrastructure in Agartala and Aizawl, the capitals of the... Read more
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New Kerala
India, ADB sign loan deal on Aizawl, Agartala infrastructure (Lead, Correcting headline)New Delhi, Jan 28 : The government and the ADB on Thursday signed an $80-millio
India, ADB sign loan deal on Aizawl, Agartala infrastructure (Lead, Correcting headline)
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 28 : The government and the ADB on Thursday signed an $80-million loan agreement to continue improving infrastructure in Agartala and Aizawl, the capitals of the northeastern states of Tripura and Mizoram. "The loan is the third... Read more
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Business Standard India
Guessing game in J&K continuesThe credit agreement has been in the works for a while. Concluding it now could
Guessing game in J&K continues
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
The credit agreement has been in the works for a while. Concluding it now could be seen as granting one of the demands of Mehbooba that J&K must get priority in rehabilitation and reliefThe credit agreement has been in... Read more
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Business Standard India
World Bank loan for flood affected areas in KashmirThe Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $250 million credit a
World Bank loan for flood affected areas in Kashmir
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
The Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $250 million credit agreement under the Jhelum and Tawi Flood Recovery Project for reconstruction and recovery support in flood-affected areas in which public infrastructure and livelihoods... Read more
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The Hindu
Shipyard industry gets infrastructure statusThe union government has granted infrastructure status to the shipyard industry
Shipyard industry gets infrastructure status
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
The union government has granted infrastructure status to the shipyard industry in a bid to ease its financial stress. With the infrastructure status, the shipyards will be able to avail flexible long-term funding at lower costs. Can avail low cost... Read more
18d
New Kerala
India signs financing agreement with World Bank for Bihar Kosi Basin Development ProjectNew Delhi, Jan.20 : The financing agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of
India signs financing agreement with World Bank for Bihar Kosi Basin Development Project
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
New Delhi, Jan.20 : The financing agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of USD 250 million for Bihar Kosi Basin Development Project was signed between India and the World Bank on Wednesday.The financing agreement was signed by Raj Kumar, Joint... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tax disputes out of investment pactsHowever, the final treaty (BIT) still keeps taxation out of its ambit, with the
Tax disputes out of investment pacts
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
However, the final treaty (BIT) still keeps taxation out of its ambit, with the idea that foreign companies finding themselves in a tax row with the government will not be able to invoke the investment treaty their parent country has signed with... Read more
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The Telegraph
Sop push to boost coreNew Delhi, Jan. 10: The North Block is planning to give select long-term bonds,
Sop push to boost core
The Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
New Delhi, Jan. 10: The North Block is planning to give select long-term bonds, which invest in infrastructure debt instruments, and pension funds EEE (exempt-exempt-exempt) status that will make withdrawals at the end of the maturity period tax-... Read more
28d
Business Standard India
Urjit Patel reappointed RBI deputy governor for three yearsPatel, a confidante of Rajan for shaping monetary policy, was earlier made depu
Urjit Patel reappointed RBI deputy governor for three years
Business Standard India / Posted 28 days ago
Patel, a confidante of Rajan for shaping monetary policy, was earlier made deputy governor for three years from January 11, 2013Patel, a confidante of Rajan for shaping monetary policy, was... Read more
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Business Standard India
Urjit Patel to be RBI deputy governor for 3 more yearsHis term as Deputy Governor was to end on Jan 11His term as Deputy Governor was
Urjit Patel to be RBI deputy governor for 3 more years
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
His term as Deputy Governor was to end on Jan 11His term as Deputy Governor was to end on Jan 11 The government today re-appointed Urjit Patel as the deputy governor of Reserve Bank of India for a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Urjit Patel reappointed as RBI deputy governor for three more yearsHis term as Deputy Governor was to end on Jan 11His term as Deputy Governor was
Urjit Patel reappointed as RBI deputy governor for three more years
Business Standard India / Posted 30 days ago
His term as Deputy Governor was to end on Jan 11His term as Deputy Governor was to end on Jan 11 The government today re-appointed Urjit Patel as the deputy governor of Reserve Bank... Read more
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asianage
State firms told to pay 30 per cent bailout dividend to CentreTo help the Central government deal with “fiscal crunch”, the government has as
State firms told to pay 30 per cent bailout dividend to Centre
asianage / Posted a month ago
To help the Central government deal with “fiscal crunch”, the government has asked central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) to pay 30 per cent dividend and cash-rich PSUs like Coal India to issue bonus shares. The CPSEs have also been suggested to... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. set to remove Ford Foundation from watch listThe move comes after the foundation registered itself under FEMA Act The NDA g
Govt. set to remove Ford Foundation from watch list
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
The move comes after the foundation registered itself under FEMA Act The NDA government is all set to ease restrictions against the U.S.-based Ford Foundation and remove the international NGO from the “prior permission” category. Citing “national... Read more
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Business Standard India
Government wants higher dividend from CPSEsA minimum dividend of 30 per cent, declaration of special dividend and issue of
Government wants higher dividend from CPSEs
Business Standard India / Posted a month ago
A minimum dividend of 30 per cent, declaration of special dividend and issue of bonus shares are the new guidelines from the central government as the owner for central public sector enterprises (CPSE). The department of economic affairs under the... Read more
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New Kerala
Government wants higher dividend from CPSEsChennai, Jan 7 : A minimum dividend of 30 percent, declaration of special divid
Government wants higher dividend from CPSEs
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Chennai, Jan 7 : A minimum dividend of 30 percent, declaration of special dividend and issue of bonus shares are the new guidelines from the central government as the owner for central public sector enterprises (CPSE). The department of economic... Read more

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