Wellington, March 6 (DPA) The director-general of the World Trade Organisation, Pascal Lamy, has rejected the 'food miles' campaign of some European farmers who say consumers should buy local produce instead of imported foods, according to a news report Friday.
Friday, March 06, 2009 10:15:16 AM
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) State-run major Oil and Natural Gas Corp Thursday said it will invest Rs.24.65 billion (Rs.2,465 crore) for revamping oil fields in Assam.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 8:50:52 PM
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) The government Thursday agreed in principle to lift the two-year-old ban on wheat exports once elections end in mid-May this year, said a top official.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 8:37:32 PM
Srinagar, March 5 (IANS) The scheduled run of the weekly cross-border bus between Pakistan and India in Jammu and Kashmir was cancelled Thursday on Islamabad's request.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 8:25:01 PM
Brussels, March 5 (IANS) The European Parliament's Trade Committee Thursday expressed its disappointment with the slow pace of negotiations between the European Union (EU) and India on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA), EuAsiaNews reported.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 8:20:29 PM
Kolkata, March 5 (IANS) Public sector heavy engineering firm Andrew Yule and Co. Ltd will open financial bids for disinvestment of group company DPSC Ltd March 10, a top official said here Thursday.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 8:20:08 PM
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) Global audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is cleaning up its Indian stables in the wake of the accounting scandal in Satyam Computer Services.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 8:19:53 PM
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) India's leading private air carrier Jet Airways Thursday announced that it will launch direct daily flights from Mumbai to Kuwait from March 29.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 7:58:49 PM
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) Tamil Nadu-based Grama Vidiyal Microfinance Ltd (GVM) is in talks with private equity funds to raise Rs.500 million (Rs.50 crore) to fund is proposed expansion that includes setting up branches in neighbouring states and recruiting around 700 people, a top official said.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 7:34:10 PM
Jaipur, March 5 (IANS) President Pratibha Devi Singh Patil Thursday urged the universities in the country to study the socio-economic impact of the financial crisis that has 'altered the dynamics of the global economy'.
Thursday, March 05, 2009 7:02:38 PM
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