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Zayed Future Energy Prize Invites Entries to 10th Year

New Delhi: The 10th Anniversary edition of the Zayed Future Energy Prize is open for entries, it was announced earlier today. Submissions from eligible entrants are invited in the Small & Medium Enterprise, Non-Profit Organisation and Global High Schools categories, while the Large Corporation and Lifetime Achievement categories are open to nominations from the public. Entries will close on 6th July 2017.

President of the UAE His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has declared 2017 as the nation’s‘Year of Giving’, which coincides with the 10th Anniversary of the Zayed Future Energy Prize.

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Average monsoons: Analysts see farm GDP clipping at 3-4%

Mumbai: A normal monsoon season, as projected by the Met department (IMD) could help the agricultural GDP grow by 3-4 per cent this year, a tad lower than last year's, says a report.

The IMD today said there would be good distribution of rainfall across the country and it will receive 96 per cent of the long period average.

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Aircel announces free incoming calls on national roaming

New Delhi: Aircel on Wednesday announced free incoming calls on national roaming.

"Aircel customers will enjoy free incoming calls on roaming without any extra charges on Aircel network across the country. Aircel customers need to dial in *121*909# to activate free incoming calls while roaming on Aircel networks," the company said in a statement here.

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The Dollar Business conducts yet another G.R.O.W. workshop

Chennai: The Dollar Business, India’s most exclusive platform on export-imports, manufacturing and services trade, conducted The Dollar Business G.R.O.W. (Generate Rewarding Opportunities Worldwide) Workshop at Fortel Hotel in Chennai on February 24, 2017. 

The workshop in Chennai was the third in the series of G.R.O.W. workshops planned by The Dollar Business across the country during 2016-17. The previous two editions of the workshop, recently held in Agra and Coimbatore, had also witnessed an overwhelming participation from the members of the MSME community, including manufacturers, merchant traders, service providers, among others.

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SBI calls for raising income tax exemption limits

Mumbai: Presenting an agenda for the forthcoming Union Budget at a time when banks are flush with funds post-demonetisation, state-run SBI on Monday called for raising various income tax exemption limits to boost economic growth.

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