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Japanese tyre major Bridgestone Corporation's plans to raise its equity in its Indian subsidiary were among 23 foreign direct investment (FDI)...more>>
Tuesday, 17 December 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd said Monday that in just 45 days, its cellular phones have touched four lakh subscribes. The company also plans to...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
MOUNTAIN VIEW: Valicert, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLCT), a leading provider of software products that securely connect companies with their business partners...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: Cellular service major Hutchison is moving towards creating a uniform national tariff structure, company officials said Monday....more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
The Indian government was urged to offload 51 per cent of its equity in Telecommunications Consultants India to a strategic partner after...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: These e-mails provide sex products you never ordered, offer you hundreds of gifts and freebies, and take up valuable account space --...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: A technological revolution for India's blind was unveiled in the form of talking computers that were distributed as prizes to players at...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's private sector petroleum major Reliance Industries is keen to acquire a stake in state-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Petronet India Ltd. (PIL), a consortium of oil companies and financial institutions, is eyeing pipeline projects overseas, particularly...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Indian cabinet is to take a decision soon on privatisation of major airports and fleet expansion of Indian Airlines and Air-India,...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Leading British maritime firm P&O is helping build a port and a massive special economic zone (SEZ) in southern West Bengal. KOLKATA: The port...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Sharjah Airport Authority is awaiting details of the Indian government's airport privatisation programme before finalising plans to...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The victory of Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Gujarat elections will have a "widespread...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The usage of the Mauritius route to invest in India is not going to be easy any more. The Indian government proposes to closely...more>>
Monday, 16 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Medicom, the flagship product of the Indian based Medicom Solutions (P) Limited has been selected to automate the King Abdullah...more>>
Friday, 13 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN CARLOS: NuGEN Technologies, Inc., Friday announced the appointment of Inder M. Verma to its scientific advisory board. Dr. Verma brings over...more>>
Friday, 13 December 2002, 20:30 IST
TORONTO: Electrovaya Inc announced Friday that it has begun commercial shipments of its SCRIBBLER Tablet PC. Sankar Das Gupta, president and CEO...more>>
Friday, 13 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN CARLOS: Corio, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRIO), an enterprise application service provider, Thursday announced the establishment of its Corio India...more>>
Friday, 13 December 2002, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Kerala government Thursday called a meeting with leftist youth organisations to build consensus ahead of the Global...more>>
Friday, 13 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's first attempt to harness tidal power for generating electricity would be in the form of a three MW plant proposed at the...more>>
Friday, 13 December 2002, 20:30 IST
India's state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) may let out drilling operations of its nearly 80 small and marginal fields to private...more>>
Friday, 13 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The government hopes to complete stake sales in Shipping Corporation and Engineers India Ltd by the end of this financial year to March...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Minister for Commerce and Industry Arun Shourie said Wednesday that his ministry would work towards simplifying export policies and...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The finance ministry's demand for supplementary grants of Rs.90.45 billion was approved by the Lok Sabha Wednesday by a voice vote....more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: State-owned companies keen to bid for a stake in petroleum major Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL), earmarked for strategic...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
ISLANDIA: Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA) Thursday announced that it has completed a private placement of $460 million aggregate...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: After Microsoft chairman Bill Gates' lavish offerings for health, education and proprietary software, his company's biggest competitor...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: NIIT Ltd., one of India's leading computer training and software development majors, Wednesday said it has entered into an agreement...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SANTA CLARA: Speedera Networks Inc., Thursday announced that the company was granted a broad and far-reaching patent for its technology that merges...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
GE Capital International Services is planning to pump in around Rs 35 to 70 crore in the higher-end IT services in the country. MUMBAI: "The...more>>
Thursday, 12 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Ruling out disinvestment of Air India and Indian Airlines in the near future, civil aviation minister Shahnawaz Hussain said Wednesday...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The Bangalore based middle-ware application and system software company Indo-Fuji Information Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Wednesday announced...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN JOSE: Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: BRCD) announced Tuesday that it has been recognized for its contributions to the SAN...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
i2 Technologies Inc. and Shell Global Solutions Wednesday announced that they have completed the design phase of i2 Downstream Oil, a modular,...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
India Wednesday opened its doors to private and foreign participation in the nuclear power sector. However, the government has not received any...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Softex Group, an IT solutions firm located in the sprawling Technopark campus here, Tuesday said it has tied up with a...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Indian subsidiary of British power major Cairn Energy is scouting for partners in the country and abroad to step up exploration in...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector lending arm of the World Bank Group, will provide $35 million loan to...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Datacraft Asia, an independent IT services company in the Asia Pacific, Wednesday announced a strategic partnership with EMC...more>>
Wednesday, 11 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Come New Year and India will begin a major shift towards green fuels, starting with five percent ethanol in petrol. The move comes...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Indian government's announcement of a controversial plan to sell off two state-run oil companies has failed to enthuse investors in...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Ranbaxy Laboratories will launch its generic co-amoxyclav in January 2003 in the US market, the company said in a release to the BSE...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Samsung India Electronics Ltd Tuesday announced that it would invest $25 million to set up a refrigerator manufacturing plant. NEW DELHI: The...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Juniper Networks Inc. (Nasdaq:JNPR) today announced a new tiered Global Alliance Program designed to help customers rapidly and profitably...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN JOSE: Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:BRCD) announced Tuesday that its Board of Directors has approved a voluntary stock option...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Bangalore based Yokogawa Blue Star Ltd. (YBL), a process automation company, has announced that it has successfully commissioned its...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Intelligroup Asia Private Limited, a leading provider of application implementation and offshore software development and support...more>>
Tuesday, 10 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian American Dinesh A. Keskar has helped aerospace giant Boeing redefine the concept of aircraft trading. "This year we have...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
OCEANPORT: Tellium, Inc. (Nasdaq:TELM) announced Monday that it is expanding its operations in Europe by opening a sales office in Paris. The...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN FRANCISCO: Providian Financial Corporation (NYSE: PVN) Monday announced that Providian National Bank has agreed to sell $750 million of...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE:beforeSales has launched its new edition, beforeSales Professional 3.0 Edition. The company will pursue an aggressive marketing and...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Bharti Tele-ventures Ltd has decided to merge its fixed line, long distance, broadband and VSAT businesses into a single entity to be rechristened...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Ichiban, a Singapore-based home appliances giant, plans to enter India with the launch of new generation lifestyle products including...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has made substantial progress in poverty reduction during the last decade but the country needs to accelerate its efforts to...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: A bull charge on the Indian bourses is likely to continue unabated in the week ahead, as domestic mutual funds and foreign institutional...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
JOHANNESBERG: The chairman of a South African company has left here on an urgent mission to Kolkata to convince an Indian firm to be part of a new...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
The Indian government Monday unveiled its roadmap for privatising the two public sector oil majors that was halted in September due to intense...more>>
Monday, 09 December 2002, 20:30 IST
The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Friday said it would bid for Hindustan Petroleum and Bharat Petroleum if government policy permits one PSU...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: DAX Networks, one of India's leading technology networking solution providers, Friday announced the launch of its operation in 12 cities...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Altera Corp said Friday that it opened a sales office in India targeted at hardware designers, and that it is planning to double staff...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Polaris Software Lab Ltd said Friday that its subsidiary Optimus Outsourcing Company Ltd has bought out iBackoffice, a Bangalore based back-office...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Shares of public sector companies rose sharply higher on Indian bourses in early trade Friday on hopes that the government's gasping...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: General Motors India, the local arm of the U.S. auto giant General Motors Corp., Thursday announced it would launch two new car models...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) In a major move towards further deregulating the oil sector and to attract investment in petroleum product pipelines, India...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
India is open to private participation, including foreign investment, in nuclear power generation and in the area of radiation technology for use...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: HCL Frontline, the distribution arm of HCL Infosystems, Thursday announced the launch of Toshiba's tablet personal computer (PC) in...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian industry has joined hands with the country's farmers to create synergy and fuel growth. The new grouping, put in place by the...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Indian government's sputtering privatisation programme is expected to pick up steam with ministers reaching a consensus on resuming...more>>
Friday, 06 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Russian President Vladimir Putin Wednesday rolled out a red carpet for Indian industry, inviting it to form joint ventures with the...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: GAIL India Ltd has finally decided to pick 25 per cent equity in the Rs 19,400-crore Kakinada LNG import project in Andhra Pradesh,...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
DULLES: Vastera Inc. (Nasdaq:VAST) Thursday announced that it will be assuming responsibility for Ford Motor Company's (NYSE:F) global trade...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN JOSE: Tripath Technology Inc. (Nasdaq:TRPH), creators of Digital Power Processing (DPP), announced Thursday that its Class-T advanced 1-bit...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
TEANECK: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (Nasdaq: CTSH), a leading application management and e-business solutions provider, Thursday...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Financial software services specialist Ivega Corporation has decided to merge with another Bangalore-based software services company, Amoolya...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Indian pharmaceutical major Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited (RLL) has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Nestle S.A. Switzerland's proposal to extend technical collaboration with its Gurgaon-based subsidiary were among 20 foreign direct investment...more>>
Thursday, 05 December 2002, 20:30 IST
CHANDIGARH: An agrotech fair here generated direct business worth $140 million and fetched business enquiries worth another $500 million,...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN FRANCISCO: Avolent Inc., a provider of financial relationship management (FRM) software, announced Wednesday that it has named Bhupi Singh as...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
ROCKFORD: Halsey Pharmaceuticals Wednesday announced that Vijai Kumar has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. Kumar joins the company from...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
SAN JOSE: Numerical Technologies Inc, which makes equipment to manufacture integrated circuits, has said that President and Chief Executive Officer...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NATICK: Boston Scientific Corporation announced Wednesday that it has completed the acquisition of Arani Bose-founded Smart Therapeutics Inc., a...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: West Bengal is hoping to meet its peak-hour power shortages by picking up half the production from an upcoming hydropower project in...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
A bill introduced in the U.S. state of New Jersey to ban IT outsourcing operations did not have any implications for the industry, former U.S....more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
An information technology conference here is helping various state governments sink their political differences and come together to learn from...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: Top corporate houses were among the winners of the Confederation of Indian Industry's (CII's) annual national energy conservation awards....more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Engineering major Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) has bagged a Rs.225 million order to replace an imported steam turbine generator (STG) at...more>>
Wednesday, 04 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Reliance Industries, India's biggest petrochemicals maker and a refiner, has bid to acquire a South Korean petrochemical company, a business daily...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGAORE: LEGATO Systems India, aN enterprise storage management software, has announced that Hughes Escorts Communications Ltd (HECL), has...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Jammu & Kashmir will be on the mobile network as the Pramod Mahajan, union communications minister, assured Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, state chief...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
GOA: Manohar Parikkar, chief minister of Goa, has announced the cyber age students scheme. He said that the State’s IT Policy Draft recommended...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Logica has signed a deal worth $9 million to implement the real-time gross settlement system (RGSS) and the script-less securities...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Cautious investors coupled with the sluggish performance of India's stock market resulted in higher outflows of foreign funds and lower...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Brewery major Scottish & Newcastle Plc and Jashanmal National Company, a pan-Gulf corporation headquartered in Abu Dhabi, were among 15...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Indian government has retained the economic growth target at between 5 and 5.5 percent in the current fiscal year in its first...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A boost in exports to the U.S. has saved the Indian seafood industry from a severe crisis this year. Industry estimates...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Indian government said Tuesday that the privatisation drive was an integral part of the country's economic reforms process though...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNPR) today announced that Baharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), India's largest telecom operator, has selected...more>>
Tuesday, 03 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Brewery major Scottish & Newcastle Plc and Jashanmal National Company, a pan-Gulf corporation headquartered in Abu Dhabi, were among 15 foreign...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Leading Indian hotel chains are in an expansion mode, as they seek to cash in on an expected resurgence in tourist traffic after the...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's exports during April-October 2002-2003 are valued at $28.2 billion, which is 13.67 percent higher than the level of $ 24.8...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
Korean consumer electronics major, LG Electronics, is entering Gujarat, perhaps the first company to announce the investment in a state ravaged by...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The Indian government, along with global computing giants Hewlett-Packard and IBM, is sponsoring one of the country's largest open...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala has been assured Rs.1 billion from the centre for the creation of infrastructure to boost exports. The money would...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
DUBAI: Bahrain has approved the opening of a State Bank of India (SBI) branch in the island, a senior Indian official has said. Rajendra...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
BERLIN: A biotechnology delegation from Andhra Pradesh made a strong pitch for German investment during a visit here and met business heads and...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
India is a key country in Asia for the Oslo-based IT company Trolltech AS, best known for developing Qt - a powerful software development tool....more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST
JOHANNESBURG: India's Tata Consulting Services (TCS) has won a major project from South Africa's national public broadcaster to help overhaul its...more>>
Monday, 02 December 2002, 20:30 IST