April 19, 2014 19:35 (IST)
Former Apple chief executive John Sculley, whose marketing skills helped bring the personal computer to desktops worldwide, says he plans to launch a mobile phone in India to exploit its still largely untapped smartphone market.
April 19, 2014 17:24 (IST)
Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Ltd (IFFCO) on Saturday said its subsidiary received permission from the provincial government of Quebec to set up a $1.6 billion urea plant.
Beijing | April 19, 2014 16:19 (IST)
Volkswagen will keep adding capacity in China as the German group is counting on double-digit growth in the biggest auto market, helped by strong economic growth in interior regions.
New York | April 19, 2014 13:25 (IST)
Funding for US startup companies soared 57 per cent in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into a growing number of deals, according to a report.
April 19, 2014 12:26 (IST)
A group of investors seeking to buy Mt. Gox has launched a website to garner support from creditors of the bankrupt bitcoin exchange to prevent liquidation of its assets.
Dubai | April 19, 2014 12:11 (IST)
Qatar-based Doha Bank has entered into an agreement with HSBC Bank Oman to purchase the latter's banking business in India.
April 19, 2014 11:35 (IST)
Brazil's federal police have opened an investigation into former billionaire Eike Batista for financial crimes, including insider trading, manipulation of markets and money laundering, Brazilian media reported on Friday.
April 18, 2014 23:14 (IST)
Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) on Friday commissioned a ladle furnace, having a cumulative capacity of 1 million tonnes per annum, at its Durgapaur plant.
April 18, 2014 23:04 (IST)
The career-focused social network LinkedIn announced Friday it has 300 million members, with more than half the total outside the United States.
April 18, 2014 23:00 (IST)
Punjab National Bank (PNB) has sold its entire 30 per cent stake in India Factoring & Financial Solutions Ltd (IFFSL) for Rs 107.83 crore, according to a senior official of the state-owned lender.
April 18, 2014 22:38 (IST)
Infosys chief compliance officer Nithyanandan Radhakrishnan has quit, making him the tenth top-level executive to leave the company since co-founder Narayana Murthy returned to the helm in June last year.
April 18, 2014 22:02 (IST)
Citing concerns over demand, APM Terminals-run Gujarat Pipavav Port has reduced its capital expansion target to Rs 460 crore and decided not to add any more capacity on the bulk cargo front and container handling.
Rome/New Delhi | April 18, 2014 21:55 (IST)
PepsiCo has joined fellow beverage company Coca-Cola in giving its official support to a set of global guidelines that aim to protect the rights of poor and vulnerable people to land, livelihoods and food security, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said.
New Delhi | April 18, 2014 21:29 (IST)
"We have also accelerated efforts to roll out our state-of-the-art 4G services across the country which will add an exciting new dimension to our consumer-facing service offerings," RIL chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani said in a statement.
April 18, 2014 21:15 (IST)
The shale gas business grew significantly during the year and has become a material contributor to earnings.
New Delhi | April 18, 2014 20:20 (IST)
India, the world's third largest oil importer, needs multipronged approach to addressing its energy security, Oil Secretary Saurabh Chandra has said.
New Delhi | April 18, 2014 19:52 (IST)
Reliance Industries Ltd on Friday said its retail chain has become the largest in the country and reported a cash profit in 2013-14.
April 18, 2014 19:51 (IST)
The company plans to raise over Rs 180 crore through the initial public offer, the first in the current financial year.
New Delhi | April 18, 2014 19:18 (IST)
Mobile value added services (VAS) company OnMobile has settled a patent infringement case with US-based Synchronoss Technologies for $3 million (Rs 18 crore at 1 dollar = 60 rupees).
April 18, 2014 18:53 (IST)
Energy company Reliance Industries Ltd posted nearly flat fourth-quarter profits, in line with estimates, as a slimmer margin in its oil refining business offset higher revenue.