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The following companies are seeking capital for starting-up / expanding their operations:

08-02-20-1: Bangalore-based Healthcare firm seeks >$5-M to acquire and manage a stand alone doctor owned mid sized hospital and make them part of a retain hospital chain.

08-02-20-2: Hyderabad-based entrepreneur seeks <$100 K to develop a prototype for a framework that will provide next generation Application Development and bring down ADM costs by 70%. “This method of Application development has the potential to kill ERP products market” the entrepreneur claims.

08-01-09-1: Chennai-based start-up seeks <$1 M for producing algae-based bio-fuels

08-01-09-2: Bangalore-based company seeks $1-5 M for expanding specialized value-added services for the food retail and hospitality sector. The company serves as the exclusive Indian representative, importer and distributor of top food and beverage brands for a range of imported foods sector. The capital will be used to create a pan-India distribution infrastructure including cold chain and for working capital for increased stock holding in India.

08-02-13-1: US-based entrepreneur seeks <$1-M for marketing salary portal for Indian Professionals. The site provides salary comparison by city, skill, etc. as well as a Career Advice Blog.

08-02-13-2: Cochin-based mobile and Internet company seeks $1-5 M to scale up international marketing efforts. The company's solution already powers CNN-IBN's services and is soon set to power several mobile operators as a network solution.

08-01-02-1: Calicut-based Construction Company focusing on high end public construction works including dams, roads, bridges, canals, seawalls, etc. seeks >5M for procuring new contracts and investment into existing projects.

08-02-20-1: Bangalore-based Healthcare firm seeks >$5-M to acquire and manage a stand alone doctor owned mid sized hospital and make them part of a retain hospital chain.

08-02-20-2: Hyderabad-based entrepreneur seeks <$100 K to develop a prototype for a framework that will provide next generation Application Development and bring down ADM costs by 70%. “This method of Application development has the potential to kill ERP products market” the entrepreneur claims.

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