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NEW DELHI: Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said that high fuel price will have a "moderate" impact on inflation but will not affect interest...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: The world’s second largest branded tea company, Tata Tea Ltd. will acquire Good Earth, a U.S. based specialty tea brand for less than $100...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The GIS division of NIIT Technologies’ has been conferred the high achievement award for Asia Pacific by ESRI Inc. U.S. The award...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: Buoyed with the quality of work being done in India, Germany based scientific publisher Springer Science Media will move more science...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: In a move that may have a long lasting effect on the IT and ITeS industry, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has put on hold the...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: The creator of Balance Scorecard Dr Robert Kaplan said that Indian IT companies should offer better customer solutions than just...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Though the recent IFC report ranked India at 116 in terms of business ease, there is reason for cheer. When compared to other Asian...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW YORK: Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has assured American investors to bring down the tariff levels to the levels of ASEAN and other...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A recent PwC survey has put India as the top choice for offshoring financial services globally but has warned that China could overtake...more>>
Thursday, 15 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Bandwidth rates in India are among the highest in the world despite boasting of the world's cheapest mobile tariffs. The telecom...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: The world’s biggest contract electronic manufacturer Flextronics will set up a second manufacturing facility in Chennai. Estimated to...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Bringing native language software closer to reality, the Government today launched a chip version of Hindi translation software on...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India’s largest out bound traffic carrier Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd has challenged the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI)...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Ray Paul committee, appointed by the Civil Aviation ministry to recommend decongesting New Delhi and Mumbai airports has submitted...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Latin America has become one of the top business partners of India in 2004-05 with the two-way trade growing by 77.66 percent to $3.5...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MILPITAS, CA: IP Unity, which provides carrier-grade servers and application voice over IP, has promoted Subhajit Bagchi to senior vice president...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India will have 400 million people using the microprocessor embedded smart cards by 2009, indicating the country will adopt the smart...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Despite being the second fastest growing economy in the world, India throws quite a challenge to do business. In a survey released...more>>
Wednesday, 14 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: Accenture, a $14 billion global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, today formally inaugurated its Chennai...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's oil and allied product consumption rose a massive 10.1 percent in August to 7.5 million tons on back of increased demand for...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Passenger cars sales in India witnessed a 14.8 percent jump in August 2005 at 72,165 units against 62,845 units in August last year....more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: After garments, home furnishing is emerging as the next hot destination for textile players. Exports of home textiles like bed, bath and...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: A new survey has revealed that about 60 percent of the ‘real rich’ people stay in small cities. This has in turn tempted consumer...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India will emerge as real hi-tech center that can challenge the U.S. 'hegemony' in the field of technology, an expert in the field said....more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Nokia has selected two locations in India that will manage the networks of the mobile service providers globally. “We have zeroed in...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: India will fall short of its targeted three million broadband subscribers by year end by a good two million subscribers. According to...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Telecom regulator today made it mandatory for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to obtain explicit consent of the subscribers before...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Technology research firm Gartner has said that Indian call centers are at risk as skills shortage and security issues threaten to slow...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
SAN MATEO: Mobile gaming company Digital Bridges Ltd., which goes by the brand name I-play, has named Krishna Gidwani as its vice president of...more>>
Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 19:30 IST
HYDERABAD: JBoss Inc., an open-source based Application Server Provider (ASP), today announced the launch of JBoss support services in India....more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: Datacraft India Limited today announced a reshuffle of its senior management team. Sunil Manglore has been appointed Chief Executive...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A sharp slowdown in electricity and mining sectors lowered the overall growth in industrial production to 6.7 percent during July 2005...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: India's foreign exchange reserves rose by $1.7 billion during the week ended September 2, 2005. The forex reserves stood at $1,45,555...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: India’s largest commodities business house the Aditya Birla Group has decided to merge its group companies Indo Gulf Fertilizers and Birla...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: The northward record-breaking rally is continuing for yet another day in the markets. The benchmark 30-share benchmark BSE Sensex jumped to...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: With the international law firms, the legal departments of MNCs, and legal publishing and research firms, particularly based in the...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian IT and BPO professionals find the U.S. the most difficult country to get visas for, while China and Japan grant them the...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: As many as 18 service sector segments including organized retail trade, road transport service, mobile subscribers and internet...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Without conceding to the West’s demand for raising patent laws to U.S. standards, India can now look forward to protecting its...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Software and services exports, including IT-enabled services (ITeS), grew by 25 percent to reach $4.54 billion during the second quarter...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Eighty six percent respondents to a recently conducted survey have expressed the need for an information security policy, citing...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: As part of the plans to diversify into segments complementary to its existing service offerings in software product engineering, Chennai...more>>
Monday, 12 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: French telecom giant Alcatel and the Center for the Development of Telematics (C-DOT), the Indian government's telecom technology...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
HOUSTON: Four Indian Americans have been named among the world's top 35 young high-tech innovators by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
KOLKATA: Tata Steel Ltd., India's largest private sector steel maker, will invest $22.8 billion over 12-15 years to raise capacity to 33 million...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
KOLKATA: Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Thursday said it was exploring ways to make public issue process more...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: With European Union showing some flexibility on agriculture, there appears to be a movement forward on the contentious multilateral...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Government may freeze off all fresh allocation of radio frequency until the spectrum policy is finalized. The office of the wireless...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: As the Indian IT and ITeS industry has established a name for itself by looking beyond cost factor and focusing on quality and delivery of...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: French telecom giant Alcatel and the Center for the Development of Telematics (C-DOT), the Indian government's telecom technology...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: International bandwidth prices are set to come down with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India reinforcing its earlier announced...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has raised its growth forecast for India for 2006-07 from 6.2 percent to 6.8 percent. The growth...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: After briefly touching a new all-time high of 8072.89 points, the markets went south on Friday. The markets started inching back even...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
HOUSTON: Four Indian Americans have been named among the world's top 35 young high-tech innovators by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's...more>>
Friday, 09 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: India will invest in Europe's Galileo project, the satellite positioning and navigation system being jointly developed by the European...more>>
Thursday, 08 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Life Insurance Corporation plans to forge a joint venture for foraying into Australia and New Zealand markets. "We have short listed...more>>
Thursday, 08 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: Essar Global, an international investment arm of the Essar group, has signed an agreement with South Korea's INI Steel to buy two...more>>
Thursday, 08 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MELBOURNE: Indian information technology (IT) giant Infosys has bagged a software development project from one of Australia's largest software...more>>
Thursday, 08 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Former Wipro Spectramind chairman Raman Roy today acquired 40 percent stake in the Delhi-based analytics company Annik Technology...more>>
Thursday, 08 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India and the European Union today agreed to explore the possibility of a trade and investment agreement, though leaders from both sides...more>>
Thursday, 08 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: The Sensex hit the coveted 8,000 mark immediately after the trading session commenced on Thursday. Later in the day the Sensex added gains...more>>
Thursday, 08 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Former Wipro Spectramind chairman, Raman Roy along with his team will acquire 40 percent stake in market research firm Annik Technology...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: Indian IT companies will be missing out on the Global IT Super Star status unless there is a balanced growth between domestic and export...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Cellular operators have asked the telecom regulator to consider introducing number portability for fixed line telephone subscribers....more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Department of Information Technology (IT) has approached the value-added tax (VAT) panel to re-classify VAT rates on a host of IT...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India, Inc. is creating shareholder value like never before. A survey has revealed that 80 percent of the top 215 non-finance companies...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI:India has asked the European Union to make it easier for Indians to work in Europe in order to boost trade between India and the EU....more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has approved the long-delayed purchase of 43 planes from the European aircraft maker Airbus Industrie for state-run Indian...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Commerce Minister Kamal Nath said Wednesday that the European Union's anti-dumping actions against Indian products were a major concern...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: Computer sales in India reached 1.01 million during the April-June first quarter, rising 8.6 percent on year, the country's main...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
HAVANA: India will join efforts to search and drill for petroleum in the largely unexplored Gulf of Mexico waters off Cuba's coast. The Cuban...more>>
Wednesday, 07 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: Focus Infotech has announced its plans to grow inorganically and is in the process of acquiring 2-3 niche, small or mid-sized staffing...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: Bangalore based Jataayu Software, a provider of mobile VAS Infrastructure and Terminal solutions, today announced that it has been named...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE:Software firm Scandent Solutions Corporation Ltd. said on Monday it will merge with back-office service firm Cambridge Services Holdings...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: Four Soft Ltd has signed an agreement to acquire the logistics software business of UK based DCS Transportation for $19 million in an all...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
SAN FRANCISCO: Two non-resident Indian scientists have created history by making the world's tiniest transistor entirely from carbon nanotubes....more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The construction industry would post good results this fiscal and play a key role in achieving the targeted eight percent GDP growth...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: ONGC isn’t the only PSU the Government is interfering with and its chief Subir Raha is not the only one who may have to head for the...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Foreign tourist arrivals in India rose 6.9 percent in September from a year earlier, as the country's tourism industry booms amid a...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
COIMBATORE: Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said India could emerge as an economic power in 25 years as the country would have the...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE:India plans to create a new agency it hopes will ensure clinical drug trials conducted in the country meet the standards of U.S. and...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
KOCHI: The demand for outsourcing process change/re-engineering work has recorded the biggest growth among the services that U.S. based companies...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian executives are projected to get a 14 percent salary hike in 2006, the highest in the Asia Pacific region. While the Chinese and...more>>
Tuesday, 06 September 2005, 19:30 IST
KOLKATA: India’s information technology enabled service (ITeS) and business processing outsourcing (BPO) industry will employ nearly 470,000 people...more>>
Monday, 05 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: On the back of good traction, Nasscom expects India's software and services exports to log the targeted 30 to 35 percent growth to reach...more>>
Monday, 05 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: Stating that India was an attractive destination for long-term investments, U.S. Ambassador to India David C. Mulford called for further...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: High-end legal services are likely to lead the next wave of offshoring with about 35,000 lawyers’ jobs likely to move from the U.S. to...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
CHENNAI: CitiGroup India, which made its first venture lending globally in India by sanctioning $1.5 million to a Chennai-based BPO last week, is...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The UN Conference on Trade and Development today said India would maintain a high growth rate of 6.5 percent in 2005, but it was...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: One day before its Politburo meets here, the CPM issued a one-page statement asking the government to stop the process of modernization...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The National Association of Software and Service Companies (Nasscom) has said that there was a need to enforce the provisions of the...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The first draft of the approach paper to the Eleventh Five-Year Plan is likely to be ready by mid-November. The final version of the...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: There is "always a possibility" of Oracle Corp acquiring the remaining stake in i-flex solutions, a senior Oracle executive said today....more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
BANGALORE: More than 130,000 registrants have taken up the .in domain name registration, under a plan by the Ministry of Communications and...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: The jury remains out on whether India will ever develop into an attractive base in which to build electronics for export. But with the...more>>
Friday, 02 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: In a clear indication that companies in India are setting the investment pace to support aggressive hiring and spending, a whopping 67...more>>
Thursday, 01 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: In a major clampdown on unscrupulous promoters tapping the overseas markets, the finance ministry has barred unlisted companies from...more>>
Thursday, 01 September 2005, 19:30 IST
AHMEDABAD: The Central Excise and Customs Department today issued a showcause notice to Reliance Industries Ltd, asking the company to explain why...more>>
Thursday, 01 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: Wockhardt, which is believed to be considering making a bid for the generics business of U.S.-based Alpharma, is in the process of building...more>>
Thursday, 01 September 2005, 19:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A unique Kerala project that seeks to achieve e-literacy in the state has been selected for the prestigious Golden Nica award...more>>
Thursday, 01 September 2005, 19:30 IST
MUMBAI: Great Eastern Shipping Company (GE Shipping) has formally split. On Wednesday, India’s largest private shipping company announced its...more>>
Thursday, 01 September 2005, 19:30 IST
NEW DELHI: In one of the largest outsourcing deals, ABN Amro bank has signed a 1.8 billion Euro contract with five IT-vendors including Tata...more>>
Thursday, 01 September 2005, 19:30 IST