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The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, a major naphtha producing firm, has shown interest in partnering in the Rs.51.7 billion Haldia Petrochemicals...more>>
Monday, 18 November 2002, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: The US based Avineon Inc, a leading IT services and products company with a software development facility here, Friday announced the...more>>
Monday, 18 November 2002, 20:30 IST
DUBAI: Wipro chief Azim Premji said Sunday that his company was eyeing more acquisitions to expand its market presence globally. He told...more>>
Monday, 18 November 2002, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: IBS Software Services, the Technopark-based software company, has become the second Kerala-based IT firm and the 19th in the...more>>
Monday, 18 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Alopa Networks announced Monday that it has been selected by Comcast Corporation, USA for deployment of Voice over Internet Protocol...more>>
Monday, 18 November 2002, 20:30 IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Friday said the use of technology and electronic transaction systems had failed to make significant inroads into...more>>
Monday, 18 November 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: A visiting Canadian minister has offered technology for the Indian automobile sector to help utilise compressed natural gas (CNG) and...more>>
Saturday, 16 November 2002, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: A business team from the British region of Wales has left Tamil Nadu after looking for joint ventures and partners, especially in the IT,...more>>
Saturday, 16 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Tang Shuli of China's two-wheeler maker Zongshen Group cannot hide his joy seeing the crowds besiege his stall at an annual trade fair...more>>
Saturday, 16 November 2002, 20:30 IST
US Treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill leaves here on a trip to Asia during which he will attend a meeting of the Group of 20 (G-20) finance ministers...more>>
Saturday, 16 November 2002, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: The World Bank has approved a credit of $250 million to help India boost the quality of its emerging young technicians and engineers....more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Indian IT major Infosys Technologies has won yet another award, the CII-Exim bank award for business excellence, for setting new...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Microsoft chief Bill Gates has announced that the company would be investing $ 100 million in its India development center, Hyderabad. The company...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: SoftJin, a provider of EDA tool development services, and PACT XPP Technologies AG on Friday announced an agreement targeted at generic...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Orissa has decided to disinvest 10 loss-making public sector undertakings (PSUs) by next March as part of its public enterprise reform programme....more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Chinese electronics goods major TCL International Holdings is set to re-enter the Indian market with its consumer products after calling...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Canada and Andhra Pradesh Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen cooperation in geomatics, geo-science and...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian lamps are set to twinkle and blaze in the Middle East, with brassware exporter Salar Overseas opening a manufacturing unit in...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's biggest trade show got off to a grand start here Thursday, with Vice-President Bhairon Singh Shekhawat urging industry to strive...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India is to offer for exploration six more blocks in the Krishna-Godavari basin off the Andhra Pradesh coast where Reliance Industries...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NIIT Ltd., one of India's leading software development and computer training companies, Thursday announced the acquisition of a Germany-based IT...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
JOHANNESBURG: A delegation of South African small business representatives left here Thursday to participate in the annual Techmart India 2002 Expo...more>>
Friday, 15 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian Defence Minister George Fernandes on Thursday sought a mid-term review of the country's privatisation drive. "I am seeking a...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: India's IT industry got its biggest shot in the arm for the future with Microsoft chairman Bill Gates endorsing its prowess in producing...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: i-flex solutions limited, a provider of IT solutions to the financial services industry worldwide, Wednesday said that it posted a top line...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Pramati Technologies, a developer of Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) application server technology, has signed up MicroWay, the largest...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Corporate governance issues will be the agenda of this year’s CXO roundtable at the siliconindia Annual Conference on Saturday. The high-octane...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The sectarian strife in Gujarat has made foreign investors think twice about coming to India, Canada's Natural Resources Minister Herb...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
CHANDIGARH: Punjab has submitted a financial assistance proposal of approximately Rs.1 billion to the World Bank for a project to strengthen...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Indian giant Tata Steel will create nearly 100 permanent and some 1,000 temporary jobs if it approves a plan to establish a multi-million dollar...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
FreeMarkets, Inc. Thursday announced that it has driven more than $2 billion in commerce in Asia to date, further strengthening its leadership...more>>
Thursday, 14 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Bill Gates, chairman and chief software architect of Microsoft, on Wednesday held over 2,500 young software developers and IT geeks to...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: Wipro chairman Azim Premji has applauded the US national cyber security approach and said that a similar initiative needed to be...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Microsoft Corporation chairman Bill Gates finally indulged in some straight business talk in India's tech capital to announce a stronger...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
SUNNYVALE: Vikram Verma, co-founder, president and chief executive officer of Savi Technology, was named this week by The World Economic Forum as...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Kerala has lauded the move by Microsoft to enable its next version of Windows software to support the Malayalam language. "This is...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
As India looks to boost its share in global trade, the Middle East and Africa offer tremendous potential for growth right in the pharma, IT,...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Software exports from Technopark on the outskirts of this Kerala capital are set to cross Rs.2 billion this year as more...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Contrary to popular belief, many Asian businesses spend a considerable amount on the training of their employees, a Training and...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Tata Teleservices will offer basic telephony under the Tata Indicom brand to Kerala, Punjab and Haryana next year. "Once the issues...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI), which hitherto lent money for industrial projects, is to be converted into a banking...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Arthur J. Chick Professor of EECS and Associate Chair for Computer Science Division in the University of California at Berkeley, Jitendra Malik has...more>>
Wednesday, 13 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: ContentKeeper Technologies, an Australia-based web-filtering solution provider, has tied up with Bangalore based Logix Microsystems....more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Microsoft chairman Bill Gates Tuesday committed $1 million for India's Media Lab Asia project and another $20 million for a special project to...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Bimal Jalan, India's Central Bank chief, clarified on Tuesday he was not "uncomfortable" with falling government bond yields. MUMBAI: ”When...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT) announced Tuesday that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the global energy practice of...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Motor Industries Co Ltd (MICO) on Tuesday made its plan clear that it would purchase the business communication products and closed circuit...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PALO ALTO: A survey by Palo Alto-based firm, Fenwick & West LLP, has made an interesting comparison of legal terms of venture financing on the East...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
SHIMLA: The merry tinkle of pony bells and the whistles of carpetbaggers from across the border are returning to the centuries old Lavi trade fair...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Maharashtra is planning to rope in the private sector for infrastructure development in a big way, encouraged by the response to setting up...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Subrah Iyar, who steers the world's largest Web-conferencing company, WebEx [NASD: WEBX], wins the most prestigious siliconindia CEO of the Year...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A South Korean delegation's decision to invest about $20 million in Kerala has come as a shot in the arm for the cash-starved...more>>
Tuesday, 12 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Canada Monday made a strong pitch for strengthening business ties with India, especially in environment friendly technologies as the two sides...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: India should accelerate the pace of its economic reforms to compete with other developing markets, European Union (E.U.) Ambassador Michel...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
From being a distinguished academician to a accomplished entrepreneur, Vinod Agarwal has come a long way. And now, after guiding his company...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PARIS: France and India have concluded negotiations on a $2 billion deal on the sale of six French Scorpene submarines, official sources here said....more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
SYDNEY: It started out as a trickle, but is promising to become a torrent as a number of Australian mining and exploration companies are...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A leading Indian industry body has sought liberal tax regime for project exports. In a memorandum to the finance and commerce...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A senior US official arrived here Monday for "high technology dialogue" with Indian official that is expected to boost bilateral trade...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PANAJI: Big names from across the country and beyond are expected to attend what Goa is calling the small state's "biggest ever information...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Companies exporting embedded or technology software designs are evading corporate tax of 38 percent by clubbing their business with...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
India Inc. is eagerly awaiting the arrival of the world's richest man, Microsoft Corporation's Bill Gates, to plan its strategy for a larger stake...more>>
Monday, 11 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: IT consulting and services major Infosys Technologies Ltd. has a top corporate achievement award for its outstanding performance in the...more>>
Saturday, 09 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated has posted a net revenue of $261 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2002....more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Motorola, Inc, a global leader in providing integrated communications solutions and embedded electronic solutions, announced Friday its plans to...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Idea Cellular, a joint venture of AT&T Wireless International and Indian partners the Tatas and Birlas, Thursday launched its much-...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Umang Gupta, who has the honor of being the first to take an Indian founded software company public, Gupta Technologies in 1993, has been named as...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BHUBANESWAR: A minister in the eastern Indian state of Orissa wants the region's main power supplier to expand its operations to the Arab nations...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Maharashtra is working out increases in power tariffs to pay for electricity from Enron's Dabhol plant. The state owned Maharashtra...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PATNA: Bihar, which is in economic dire straits, has asked the country's top development finance institution to invest in its agro industries and...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Mumbai: The collapse of the dotcom bubble has not dimmed the entrepreneurial urge of India's best technical minds. The Indian Institute of...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Telecommunication companies in India's commercial capital would be able to supply up to 70 million telephones when a countrywide change in...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
India and Russia have set up a mission for prospecting of gas hydrates along the eastern and western coasts. BANGALORE: India and Russia have...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Leading Finnish companies are eying business opportunities in India, as both the countries are slated to sign an investment protection...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Software major Microsoft's Hyderabad based India Development Center is in expansion mode as it seeks to address multiple customer demand...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Two more Indian IT companies have decided to open shop in Frankfurt to enhance their European operations and service existing clients....more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: IT lobby National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) opened its regional office here Thursday. The Hyderabad...more>>
Friday, 08 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Even as India's economic reforms falter, Finance Minister Jaswant Singh Thursday envisaged sweeping tax reforms that aim at slashing...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Riverstone Networks, Thursday announced it has improved the company's balance sheet by completing the repurchase of $28 M of its outstanding...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Environmentalists and farmers' groups have opposed India's move to approve the commercial release of genetically modified (GM) mustard...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
LONDON: More than 80 Indian tour operators and government departments will attempt to overcome the setbacks of the recent travel advisory against...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A leading Indian industry body has urged the government against ratifying the International Air Transport Association (IATA) proposal...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
These are heady days for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) states as their giant neighbors, China and India, seek to court the...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PANAJI: India should avoid the "minefield" of introducing patents in software, cautions an American expert who is a strong advocate of free and...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: An Indian has been invited for the first time to join the standards committee of a global certification agency for call centers,...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Datacons, the investment industry has gone into live production at Unit Trust of India (UTI). Having already serviced UTI’s back office...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Men need not turn blue over this, but Big Blue says it will make sure there is no glass ceiling for women in its Indian operations, in...more>>
Thursday, 07 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Promod Haque has been named as the 2002 winner of the siliconindia Leadership award in venture investing. Haque is being conferred the award for...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
With the ministry of disinvestment having decided to defer divestment of NALCO, India's target of garnering Rs 120 billion through privatization of...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
DURBAN: The India Technology Trade Fair, which was hosted in this city coinciding with the Miss India Worldwide Pageant, has failed to draw the...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Reliance Industries has decided against roping in international partners in exploiting the gas reserves it has discovered in the...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The overseas arm of the state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) plans to bring its share of equity oil to India from Sudan...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: After enjoying the short-lived pleasures of cheap airfares, it is time for Indian travelers to come down to earth with a thud as...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PITTSBURGH: STQC, Indias national quality support program for the electronics and information technology industry has joined Carnegie Mellon...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
EDISON: Intelligroup Inc. (Nasdaq: ITIG) Wednesday reported better than expected results for its third quarter and nine-month period ended...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PITTSBURGH: Carnegie Mellon university had initiated a project to produce and support an updated version of the Capability Maturity Model for...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PITTSBURGH: iGate Corporation (Nasdaq: IGTE) Tuesday announced consolidated revenues of $72.1 million for the third quarter ended September 30,...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NORTH BILLERICA: Avici Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: AVCI) reported a third quarter operating loss of 32 cents to the share. Gross revenue for the quarter...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: BRCD) announced Tuesday an agreement to acquire Rhapsody Networks, a privately-held provider of...more>>
Wednesday, 06 November 2002, 20:30 IST
The Twelfth Finance Commission will ensure equity, efficiency and fiscal prudence while working out the formula for resource allocations to center...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India and Asia's largest IT software and services company, has been selected as this year’s recipient of the...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PALO ALTO: Vivek Ranadive run TIBCO Software (Nasdaq: TIBX) announced Tuesday that it has appointed two new executives who will hold key roles on...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW ORLEANS: Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq: INFA), Tuesday announced that i2 Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: ITWO) has signed an OEM agreement for...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Tuesday released a survey, which found that IT had changed the fortunes of the SME segment in...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PHNOM PENH: At their first summit held in this Cambodian capital Tuesday, India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) drew up an...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PHNOM PENH: Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee Tuesday inaugurated a textile exhibition here, showcasing the common silk-weaving traditions...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Progeon Limited, the Business Process Management subsidiary of Infosys Technologies Limited (Nasdaq), announced Tuesday that its Board...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
TEANECK: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (Nasdaq:CTSH), an application management and e-business solutions provider has been picked as...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Golden Gate Capital and Parallax Capital Partners Tuesday announced the acquisition of the banking solutions group of Computer Associates...more>>
Tuesday, 05 November 2002, 20:30 IST
LOWELL, MA: Konarka Technologies, Inc. (KTI), a developer of portable photovoltaic technologies for converting sunlight and indoor light into...more>>
Monday, 04 November 2002, 20:30 IST
DUBAI: Wipro, one of India's largest IT companies, has entered the Saudi Arabian market by winning contracts worth 11 million Saudi riyals in the...more>>
Monday, 04 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Indian high-end embedded designs used in semiconductor manufacturing is gaining popularity globally, with the Middle East and Singapore inviting...more>>
Monday, 04 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Two years ago, Dan Vetras declined to accept his board's informal suggestion that Captura, a total expense management software company,...more>>
Monday, 04 November 2002, 20:30 IST
Continuing its leadership in electronic governance in the country, Andhra Pradesh has moved a step closer to an era of paperless government with...more>>
Monday, 04 November 2002, 20:30 IST
DUBAI: A senior Bahraini minister has said the country's business community can benefit by forging closer links with India. Commerce and...more>>
Monday, 04 November 2002, 20:30 IST
India's discovery of an estimated seven trillion cubic foot gas reserves is seen as a major step towards attaining energy security. The find, off...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has clinched a deal to acquire oil equity in Sudan with an investment of $720 million as it announced one of the biggest gas finds...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The first summit between India and the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh next week may...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
PATNA: The Indian government is planning to rope in the private sector to develop national waterways along rivers across the country for the smooth...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh and consumer goods giant Hindustan Lever Ltd. (HLL) have come together to create a new business model. They have...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
An association of U.S. business organisations in India Thursday urged the government to take steps to increase foreign investment inflows to...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
ROCHESTER: Enterasys Networks, Inc. (NYSE: ETS) today reaffirmed its preliminary revenue estimate of $120 million for the third fiscal quarter...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
SUNNYVALE: eGain Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:EGAN) Thursday announced that it has posted a revenue of $5.7 million for the first quarter of...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
The buzz associated with an international exhibition was missing, but business was definitely on at BangaloreIT.Com 2002, reinforcing the brand...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
ISLANDIA: Computer Associates International Inc. (NYSE:CA) today announced the appointment of Robert B. Lamm as Corporate Secretary and Director of...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST
SANTA CLARA: Tripath Technology Inc. (Nasdaq:TRPH) Friday announced the appointment of David Eichler as its new chief financial officer. Eichler...more>>
Friday, 01 November 2002, 20:30 IST