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Finance Minister Leaves Today for Five Day Foreign Visit to UK, France and Qatar: to Hold Discussions on Various Bilateral and Investment Related Issues

The Union Finance Minister, Shri P. Chidambaram left today for five day three nation tour of UK, France and Qatar. During the first leg of his foreign visit, the Finance Minister will arrive in London today evening. The Finance Minister Shri Chidambaram who is leading the Indian delegation, will participate in the Sixth Ministerial India

Italian Trade Commission rejoices the announcement of ExpoRivaSchuh India Third Edition

New Delhi- 9th may’13- ExpoRiva Schuh along with the Italian trade Commissioner Mr Amedeo Scarpa  announced the 3rd edition of ‘ExpoRiva Schuh in India’. Expo Riva Schuh India is an exhibition event that goes beyond the mere display of products. It is the first trade show in India entirely dedicated to footwear and leatherwear. In an excellent

Siemens to modernize copper rod mill in France

• Automated operation improves safety at work • Modular crop shear system increases yield Siemens Metals Technologies has received an order from Nexans, a cable manufacturer, to equip the company’s copper rod mill in Lens, France, with a modular crop shear solution. The project also includes a mechatronic package that will facilitate an automated mode.

Economic divide in Europe : Findings of the GfK Consumer Climate Europe and USA for the first quarter of 2013

Nuremberg, 24 April 2013 – High unemployment and the continued slowdown in economic growth in the Southern European crisis countries in particular is still hampering economic development in the European Union (EU). While the countries moving towards recovery are mainly in Northern and Eastern Europe, the next year will again be difficult for the crisis

Orolia launches new business unit dedicated to delivering integrated solutions to the global maritime market

McMurdo Marine Solutions created in response to growing demand for key products and solutions in workboat, navigation infrastructure and commercial fishing markets Les Ulis, April 11th 2013 – Orolia (NYSE Alternext Paris – FR0010501015 – ALORO), a global specialist in critical GPS applications, today announced the launch of McMurdo Marine Solutions, a new business unit

China replaces United Kingdom as world’s fifth-largest arms exporter

(Stockholm, 18 March 2013) China has become the fifth largest exporter of major conventional arms worldwide, according to new data on international arms transfers published today by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). This is the first time China has been in the top five arms exporters since the end of the cold war.

Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship Announces Social Entrepreneurs of the Year 2013

New York, 15 February 2013 – Twenty-four social entrepreneurs have been acknowledged by the Schwab Foundation as Social Entrepreneurs of the Year 2013. The winners were selected in recognition of their innovative approaches and potential for global impact. The impact of the award will be discussed during a livecast session at The Huffington Post featuring Hilde

Siemens – New bucket-charging system automates scrap feed in electric steel plants

• Successful pilot at French steel producer A scrap charging system recently developed by Siemens has been used successfully in Riva SAM’s electric steel plant in Neuves Maisons, France, since June 2012. Simetal EAF Chargeopt helps to optimize and fully automate crane movements during charging. Precisely repeatable movement patterns shorten charging cycles, reduce the need