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Tata Indicom launches Comedy Junction

Calcutta, Oct 18, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRLog) – Tata Indicom, the CDMA brand of Tata Teleservices Limited (TTSL), India’s fastest-growing pan-India dual-technology telecom service provider, has launched another interesting value-added service ‘Comedy Junction’ through its voice portal, for all the existing and potential prepaid and postpaid subscribers across India. It’s a unique service wherein, users can listen to renowned stand-up comedians like Raju Srivastava, Ehsaan Qureshi, Ranvir Shorey, Bhagwat Mann, Suresh Albela and many more by simply dialing the interactive voice portal 12903. Also, users can access various other categories such as Love Jokes, Pranks and Shayari, etc.

India International Textile Show (IITS) to be hosted by ExpoPark

Nicosia, Cyprus, Oct 19, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio / 1888PressRelease) - BusinessGlobal.com, a pioneering company in international online trade shows, confirmed today that the India International Textile Show (IITS) will go live on 15 January, 2011.

BusinessGlobal.com will work together with the Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI), an apex chamber of the textile value chain of India, with 22 Member Associations representing producers of textiles and clothing, and including some of the country's largest textile establishments. IITS is a one-of-a-kind online international exhibition showcasing outstanding companies from all over India.

IITS will focus on manufacturers, exporters and importers from every segment of the textile and clothing industry, including yarn, fabric, garments, home furnishings, and industrial machinery. The show will be a key reference point for exhibitors to increase brand awareness, establish new markets and develop partnerships throughout India and worldwide. All visitors will have the opportunity to discuss new projects and joint ventures, and to explore new import and export opportunities.



Qatar National Talent Summit to be opened by H.E. Sheikh Khalifa bin Jasim Al Thani

Doha, Qatar, Oct 18, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio / prurgent) More than fifty senior government and business leaders from across the Gulf Co-operation Council countries will be attending the second annual National Talent Summit hosted by the Qatar Finance and Business Academy in Doha, Qatar on November 7-8 this year.

H.E. Sheikh Khalifa bin Jasim Al Thani, Chairman of the Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, will open the Qatar Talent Summit in support of the Nation’s flagship development strategy, Qatar Vision 2030.


Coca-Cola India Celebrates Ancient Warli Folk Art Form - Launches "Come Home on Deepawali" campaign for the festive season

Bengaluru, Karnataka, October 12, 2010 /Washington Bangla Radio / India PRwire/ -- Celebrating the cultural prowess of the country, Coca-Cola India is ringing in the festive season by launching its new integrated communication initiative for brand Coca-Cola - "Come Home on Deepawali" campaign. The campaign celebrates the 400 year old ancient Warli art form and is a tribute to the spirit of today's youth and a recognition of the distinct lifestyle of the Warli tribe of Western India. This fully integrated communication initiative also has a strong digital focus and offers participants an opportunity to win a free trip back home to any part of the country. the campaign is expected to further popularise and encourage this unique Indian art form.

The new Coca-Cola campaign captures the festivity and mood during Deepawali and also is a tribute to the youth of today. It captures their emotions and their desire to remain close to their roots as they step out in search of new opportunities. This is based on the premise that the youth of our country have more opportunities than ever before. As they participate in and contribute to the nation's economic development, quite often they have to move out of their homes. Just as Deepawali marks a new beginning, dissolves boundaries and brings on the celebratory mood, the Warli characters too stand for a new beginning and showcase celebration and spirit of togetherness.



Latin America Leaders Forum 2010: Post-Crisis Financial Markets in Latin America

New York, October 12, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio / prurgent) Financial Markets in Latin America in the Post-Crisis Environment will be the focus of one of the panels at Golden Networking's Latin America Leaders Forum 2010, "Brazil and the Emergence of a New Economic Powerhouse" (http://www.LatinAmericaLeadersForum.com), October 21st, Rosner & Napierala LLP, New York City.

Economic growth in the region is forecast to average 4.5% this year, twice the estimated US rate and four times faster than in Europe. Fiscal deficits in Latin America are expected to average 2.3% of gross domestic product in 2010, compared with 6.8% in the euro area and 10.6% in the US. Clearly, many of the Latin American economies did not suffer as much as their trading partners in the developed world during the financial crisis. What further impact will the recent global crisis have on Latin American financial markets? What strategies should financial institutions operating in the region follow to effectively capture all the opportunities that will emerge in the future? Which countries or industries will drive the financial growth in the following years?



Mahindra Satyam notifies its Audited Financial results for FY 2009 and FY 2010; Anand Mahindra reaches "Significant Milestone"

Hyderabad, September 29, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio / prurgent) Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (Mahindra Satyam), today announced the audited financial results for financial year 2009 (year ended March 31, 2009) and financial year 2010 (year ended March 31, 2010). The results were announced in the presence of the Board of Directors – Vineet Nayyar, Chairman ; C.P Gurnani, Chief Executive Officer, Mahindra Satyam; Ulhas N Yargop, President, IT Sector and Group CTO, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.; C.Achuthan and Padmashri T.N. Manoharan.


China Replacing Mexico as Top Supplier of Goods to United States - impact analysis at China Leaders Forum 2010

New York, NY, Oct 1, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio / pressreleasepoint) Golden Networking's 2nd China Leaders Forum, "Is the Chinese Dragon Poised for Global Dominance or Economic Implosion?" (ChinaLeadersForum.com), October 6th, New York. China Leaders Forum 2009 DVD Video Package Now Available Online

China has replaced Mexico as the top supplier of goods to the United States, and experts say that a specific trade strategy is needed for this Latin American country to compete successfully with Beijing in the U.S. market, the world's largest. Its impact will be highlighted at Golden Networking's 2nd China Leaders Forum, "Is the Chinese Dragon Poised for Global Dominance or Economic Implosion?" (http://www.ChinaLeadersForum.com), October 6th, New York City.

2nd China Leaders Forum

As reported by Inter Press Service, " Since 2003, China rather than Mexico has been the chief source of U.S. imports, a situation maintained by the artificially low value of China's currency, the yuan, which drives that country's exports, according to local and international analysts. The U.S. Department of Commerce reported Tuesday that China had a trade surplus of 16.5 billion dollars with the United States in February, having sold 23.4 billion dollars' worth of goods and purchased 6.9 billion dollars' worth. Mexico also had a positive trade balance with the United States, of 4.8 billion dollars in February, with exports worth 16.4 billion dollars and imports worth 11.6 billion dollars from its northern neighbor, according to the report."


Bangalore hotel 1st in India and 2nd in Top Business Hotels in World - Taj West End

The Taj West End, Bangalore has been adjudged 2nd amongst the top overseas business hotels in World in the prestigious "Conde Nast Readers Travel awards 2010". The hotel topped on various parameters including service, value for money, comfort and luxury offered to the guests. The Taj West End scored an impressive 93.22 points out of 100, just marginally behind The Peninsula Hong Kong who scored a 93.79

Bengaluru, Karnataka, September 7, 2010 /Washington Bangla Radio/India PRwire/ -- The Taj West End, Bangalore has been adjudged 2nd amongst the top overseas business hotels in World in the prestigious "Conde Nast Readers Travel awards 2010". The hotel topped on various parameters including service, value for money, comfort and luxury offered to the guests. The Taj West End scored an impressive 93.22 points out of 100, just marginally behind The Peninsula Hong Kong who scored a 93.79. Conde Nast Traveller UK, specializes in luxury travel and reviews of hotels, products, and services aiming at a proportion of its space at business travelers. It also rates travel destinations and travel facilities such as hotels and airlines. The ratings emerge primarily from the annual readers' survey, which results in the Readers' Choice Awards. The Condé Nast Traveller Readers Travel Awards relies on its audience to nominate the best travel experiences across the globe. The winners are selected by an independent research company, which receives a mass of responses from readers choosing the 'cream of the crop' in a variety of categories including hotels, airlines, tour operators, spas and destinations. The readers vote for the things they really like on parameters such as service and value for money. The ratings are an index of satisfaction with travel facilities and services, scored out of a maximum of 100. The full award listings appear in the October issues. It is the definitive guide to the most important places around the globe for the affluent UK globetrotters. This leading publication features breathtaking locations, stunning photography and independent travel articles, all of which make Condé Nast Traveller the recognized authority in the field. It is the premier magazine for people with a passion for travel, adventure, culture and new ideas. The monthly magazine enjoys a high circulation and is read by over 500,000 discerning, intelligent and high spending men and women. It is recognized as a unique magazine and the UK's only dedicated monthly travel glossy. The Taj West End though built in 1887, as the city's first hotel and set at the heart of a dynamic business city, is an experience of luxury in refined style and warm relaxed comfort. The property has a total of 117 suites and rooms, designed with an intimate attention to detail where guests can enjoy the landscaped beauty of the surrounding environment. Each of the rooms have liberating private balconies or verandahs, luxurious bathrooms, contemporary furniture and a vibrant colour scheme that enhance the modern yet warm appeal of the interiors. Rooms are equipped with WiFi, Plasma screen TV's, 24-hour butler service, business and secretarial services. Taj West End has constantly striven to pioneer new innovations in technology and services to its corporate travellers. The telepresence facility in the hotel has increased the productivity, and improved long-distance collaboration and decision-making. The technology allows a global company to make better use of its top management's time. Said Mr. Sanjay Sood, General Manager, Taj West End, Bangalore, "The readers of Conde Nast are considered to be the most sophisticated and discerning by nature, and being voted in top 2 overseas business hotel is an achievement in itself. We would like to earnestly thank the incredible team at the Taj West End who have been providing world class service to guests. We would also like to express gratitude to our patrons for their constant support and belief in us."



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Rate songs by giving thumbs-up and thumbs-down feedback and add variety to further refine your stations, discover new music and help Pandora play only music you love.

Pandora is powered by the most comprehensive analysis of music ever undertaken, the Music Genome Project: a project started over ten years ago to capture the complex musical DNA of songs using a large team of highly-trained musicians.




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