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Jasminder Singh wins top honour at Asian Business Awards

Wealth of enterprise: Home secretary Theresa May unveils the Asian Rich List 2015 flanked by AMG's Shailesh Solanki and Ramniklal Solanki CBE (right)
AN Indian entrepreneur whose newest project is a £250 million hotel in the heart of London’s tourist district won the top prize at the Asian Business Awards in London on Friday (27). Jasminder Singh, the chairman and chief executive of the Edwardian Group, received the coveted Asian Business of the Year Award at a glittering ceremony hosted by...




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