Detroit | December 11, 2013 09:16 (IST)
On Tuesday, Barra, 51, completed a remarkable personal odyssey when she was named as the next chief executive of GM - and the first woman to ascend to the top job at a major auto company.
Detroit | December 10, 2013 21:38 (IST)
The day after the U.S. Treasury announced it had sold the last of its GM shares, the company said in a statement that Akerson, who is also the chairman, would leave on January 15, pulling his planned departure ahead by several months. His wife was recently diagnosed with an advanced stage of cancer.
New Delhi | December 09, 2013 16:54 (IST)
The company also elevated Gautham Mukkavilli, current general manager for PepsiCo India Beverages, as senior vice president, Business Transformation - AMEA (Asia, Middle East and Africa), effective March 1, 2014.
New York | December 07, 2013 17:04 (IST)
In imposing a sentence well below the 33- to 41-month term the U.S. Department of Justice had recommended, U.S. District Judge William Pauley in New York castigated both Goldman and government authorities for failing to immediately address Taylor's conduct when it occurred.
Mumbai/New Delhi | December 06, 2013 21:38 (IST)
SBI Chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya said the internal committee has not found any wrong doing by Acharya.
Reported By: Shweta Rajpal Kohli | New Delhi | December 06, 2013 17:18 (IST)
Mr Menon was found to have economic interests in some firms that Bharti Airtel awarded contracts to, sources told NDTV.
New Delhi | December 04, 2013 19:44 (IST)
Commenting on the development, Mondelez International associate vice president - Biscuits, India & South Asia Chella Pandyan said Ranbir and Karthi have universal appeal and personalities that perfectly fit the lighthearted personality of the brand.
New York | December 04, 2013 16:54 (IST)
With an estimated personal fortune of $15.3 billion, 60-year old Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is the world's wealthiest bachelor, according to a report by global wealth intelligence and prospecting company Wealth-X.
New Delhi | December 02, 2013 22:32 (IST)
Idea Cellular said on Monday that it will seek shareholders' approval to increase the ceiling of total remuneration for its managing director, Himanshu Kapania, to nearly Rs 10 crore.
Seoul | December 02, 2013 18:22 (IST)
Samsung chairman Lee Kun-Hee's second daughter, Lee Seo-Hyun, has been made a president at the firm's de-facto holding company.
New Delhi | December 02, 2013 14:59 (IST)
As many as 11 people, including members from the influential Nilekani, Bajaj and Godrej families, were honoured by Forbes India for their outstanding contribution towards philanthropy.
New York | November 30, 2013 13:22 (IST)
India-born senior Microsoft executive Satya Nadella is among the top two likely candidates whose name is being considered for becoming the next chief executive of the worlds biggest software company, replacing longtime chief executive Steve Ballmer.
New Delhi | November 29, 2013 23:00 (IST)
FMCG company DS Group, which sells food and beverage products under the 'Catch' brand, has roped in Bollywood actress Vidya Balan as brand ambassador for brand Catch.
New Delhi | November 28, 2013 18:35 (IST)
The industrialist had met Mr Chidambaram earlier on October 18 and November 5 and Law Minister Kapil Sibal last week.
Mumbai | November 27, 2013 18:49 (IST)
Mr Takru, who is on the board of the bank as government nominee, also said it is wrong to blame the high bad assets in state-run banks to corrupt and lax practices in the loan appraisal process and ruled out changing the existing laws and procedures of working of banks.
New Delhi | November 26, 2013 19:24 (IST)
Apart from Mr Singh, who is the first Indian to reach such a high position in the hierarchy of the Atlanta-based firm, another Indian, Venkatesh Kini, currently Deputy BU (Business Unit) President, India & South West Asia (INSWA), will be appointed Business Unit President, INSWA.
New Delhi | November 25, 2013 22:39 (IST)
The new structure will see the creation of smaller industry-focused business units with independent responsibilities with the heads focussing on consultancy, delivery and sales.
Washington | November 25, 2013 21:22 (IST)
BlackBerry last week concluded private placement of debentures worth $1 billion with Prem Watsa-led Fairfax Financial Holdings and other institutional investors.
New York | November 25, 2013 21:10 (IST)
Mr McMillon, 47, has overseen Walmart's fastest-growing division since 2009, keeping up the growth of the world's largest retailer through the global economic downturn.
Mumbai/New Delhi | November 25, 2013 20:00 (IST)
Incriminating documents recovered during searches are being scrutinised for further investigation," a CBI spokesperson said in Delhi.