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PNB to increase remittance biz via MoneyGram 26.5.2009 HBL: Money & Banking
New Delhi, May 25 Punjab National Bank is collaborating with the US-based $1.3-billion MoneyGram International to increase its business through remittance services. This will be offered from the bank’s 4,600 branches in the country and
Is trade, not aid, the answer for Africa? 25.5.2009 The Guardian -- World Latest
Donors are now focusing less on charity and more on the continent's small entrepreneurs After years when billions have been spent on aid projects in Africa, donors are now picking up on a new trend to put money on the continent's entrepreneurs. Next month, a meeting of the World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town is set to reinforce the message that "trade not aid'' represents salvation for a continent whose average 5% growth in the past five years is projected to fall to 1.5% this year amid the global economic downturn. Now entrepreneurship is being presented as a panacea. Earlier this month, the Africa Commission, an initiative by the Danish government, launched a "guarantee facility" worth $3bn to mobilize loans for small businesses. ...
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Big impact of climate change on India's farm yields: World Bank 25.5.2009 New Kerala: India News
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Big impact of climate change on India's farm yields: World Bank 25.5.2009 Hindu: Breaking News
Big impact of climate change on India's farm yields: World Bank
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Big impact of climate change on India's farm yields: World Bank 25.5.2009 India eNews: Business
Dryland farmers in Andhra Pradesh may see their incomes decline by 20 percent, the sugarcane yield in Maharashtra may go down 30 percent, and there may be much more flooding in the Orissa coast, says a new World Bank report.
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Govt to spend Rs 3 cr on better linkage 25.5.2009 New Indian Express
Govt to spend Rs 3 cr on better linkage
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Budget tops Mukherjees agenda 25.5.2009 New Indian Express
Budget tops Mukherjees agenda
Budget tops Mukherjee's agenda at meeting with aides 25.5.2009 New Kerala: India News
Swine flu pandemic imminent 25.5.2009 The Assam Tribune
Swine flu pandemic imminent
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World Bank disclosure can affect biz: Wipro 25.5.2009 Financial Express
World Bank disclosure can affect biz: Wipro
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Multiplier effect can help logistics flourish: report 25.5.2009 Financial Express
Multiplier effect can help logistics flourish: report
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DMIC project hits funding roadblock 25.5.2009 Financial Express
DMIC project hits funding roadblock
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Traffic situation in city set to worsen 25.5.2009 Hindu: Kerala
Works on City Road Improvement Project and laying of pipelines moving at a snail’s pace
World Bank disclosure can affect biz: Wipro 25.5.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
IT major Wipro has warned that its businesses could be "adversely" affected due to the disclosure made by World Bank nearly four months ago that the Indian company was ineligible to work with the international lending institution.
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Urban uplift to get Rs 25k-cr World Bank aid 25.5.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
The Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission is going to get fresh fund infusion of around $5 billion from the World Bank.
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Multiplier effect can help logistics flourish: report 25.5.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
India has a long road to travel for developing logistics concept. The development strategy includes brainstorming on issues ranging from quality, pitfalls, coordination and development of logistics parks in India, said CBS Venkataraman, joint director general of shipping.
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DMIC project hits funding roadblock 25.5.2009 Financial Express: Front Page
India's largest infrastructure project, the $90 billion Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, which was initiated by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, appears to be heading for a dead-end, with Japan setting tough conditions to finance the project. The conditions include a comprehensive sovereign guarantee by India that will also extend to penal interest and overdue charges in case of late repayments as well as payment of components, including taxes and duties. The Indian government is, instead, mulling roping in more partner countries to get the project going.
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Simplified taxes will improve logistics sector 25.5.2009 HBL: Logistics
A simplified fiscal regime, with gradual elimination of Central Sales Tax (CST) and various State-level taxes, is one of the key requirements to bring in efficiencies into the logistics sector in India. The idea is to move towards a uniform and
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Wipro warns of adverse business impact due to WB disclosure 24.5.2009 ET: Software

World Bank had made a disclosure nearly four months ago that Wipro was ineligible to work with the international lending institution. Wipro office and software premises

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KUIDFC to study 24x7 water supply under PPP model 24.5.2009 TOI: Cities
The KUIDFC will undertake a study to explore the technical and financial feasibility of having private contractors take up operation and maintenance of 24x7 water supply system to major towns in the state.
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