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Goa to get natural gas from 2012

PANAJI: Goa will receive by June 2012 about 4.055 million metric standard cubic meter per day (mmscmd) of natural gas when the spur lines from Belgaum to Goa is completed. GAIL India Ltd had earlier this month placed orders worth ` 677 crore for laying a gas pipeline from Dabhol in Maharashtra to Bangalore.

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Digiworld retail store opens at Calangute

PANAJI: The 2nd Digiworld (Videcon Brand Shoppee) in Goa was inaugurated on Saturday at Calangute.  Focus Exclusive is Digiworld franchisee at Calangute.  Last year, the first Digiworld was opened at Panaji (Franchisee being Talauliker Electricals. 

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TRAI 2G pricing norms by Oct-end

NEW DELHI: The telecom regulator would come out with new pricing norms for 2G (second generation) spectrum by this month-end, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman, Mr J S Sarma said on Monday.

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MPT comes to the rescue of Army

PANAJI: The Mormugao Port Trust did a commendable job on Friday by coming to the assistance of the Army, who were in need of the services of a crane for unloading two Vijayanta
Battle Tanks.

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Goa Shopping Festival at Margao

PANAJI: The ‘Goa Shopping Festival’ exhibition presented by Panasonic will be on till October 20 from 10.30 a.m till 9 p.m at the Ravindra Bhavan in Margao. Various lifestyle and household items by major market leaders in the corporate sector are on display and sale.

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Additional power for Goa industrial estates by 2013

PANAJI: By the year 2013 industries in Verna and other industrial estates in Goa are hopeful of receiving additional power, as the Goa Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Coal, said a GIDC senior official at the 12th annual general meeting of Verna Industrial Estate (VIE), Saturday.

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