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February 20th, 2008

West Bengal Hardsells Kolkata To Semiconductor Industry

Abstract:
Inspired by the rapid growth of the knowledge sector in Bangalore, Hyderabad and Chennai, the West Bengal government has decided to replicate the same in Kolkata, with similar facilities and resources in and around Salt Lake.

'Though we may take years to catch up with these southern cities in terms of growth and investments, we are creating an enabling environment to position Kolkata as an equally attractive destination for IT, BT (biotechnology) and nanotechnology industries in the east.'

Apart from building massive infrastructure and connectivity, the state government is working with academia and industry to develop human resources for meeting the growing requirements of the knowledge sector.

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