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Mamata Banerjee Wants a World Trade Centre in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her state finance minister Amit Mitra met top business leaders in Mumbai on Friday. She briefed them about her ambitious plan to build the next World Trade Centre in the Kolkata capital of the state. Aug 2, 2013
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IT Placements to Slump Despite Boost in Jobs

Campus placements have been on an all-time low for IT job seekers, but experts claim that the industry will generate at least 1.20 lakh jobs within a year. However, they also said that campus hiring will be reduced by 30 percent in 2013 as compared to last year. Jul 28, 2013
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RBI Imposes Penalties on 22 Banks with Fines Upto ₹30 Million

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed penalties on 22 banks, including State Bank of India (SBI), Bank of Baroda and Canara Bank, for violating rules of customer identification and anti-money laundering. The banks have been fined ranging from ₹5 million to ₹30 million for the offence. Jul 15, 2013
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India Seeks French Investment in Infrastructure, Transport and Energy Sectors

India on Tuesday sought investment support from France in infrastructure, transport high technology and energy sectors. Commerce and Industry minister Anand Sharma met his French counterpart Nicole Bricq and reiterated PM Manmohan Singh's plan to boost investor sentiment in these key industries. Jul 10, 2013
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Telecom Commission Proposes 100% FDI in Telecom

The Indian Telecom Commission on Tuesday has approved the finance ministry's proposal to increase the ceiling on foreign direct investment (FDI) to 100 percent from 74 percent in the telecom sector. Jul 3, 2013