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Modi must adopt painful reforms to push growth: Chinese daily

Beijing, Aug 18(IANS):  To maintain high growth rate in India in a sustainable way, Prime Minister Narendra Modi must adopt some painful reforms, such as the removal of wasteful subsidies to free up resources, a public policy expert said. Modi must adopt painful reforms to push growth: Chinese daily Kishore …

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Saudi Arabia offers $1 mn more in aid to West Bank

Riyadh, Aug 18 (IANS): Saudi Arabia will provide an additional funding of one million dollars to support humanitarian operations for Palestinians in the West Bank, media reported Monday. Saudi Arabia offers $1 mn more in aid to West Bank Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz approved the additional aid …

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Mercedes-Benz to hike prices from Sept 1

New Delhi, Aug 18(IANS): German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz Monday said it will hike prices up to 2.5 percent on its models effective Sept 1, 2014. Mercedes-Benz to hike prices from Sept 1 According to the company, rising input costs coupled with continued high exchange rate have been impacting the bottom-line, …

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