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  • 25-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    India offers economic pact to Nepal

    India has offered to deepen its bilateral trade relations with Nepal by mooting a comprehensive economic parternship agreement (CEPA) to include services and investment. It has also offered to

  • 25-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Airtel signs $1 billion deal with Ericsson

    Bharti Airtel today announced that it has entered into a three-year service contract with Ericsson for an estimated $ 1 billion for design, planning, supply and installation commissioning of its

  • 25-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Xerox India rolls out products for SMEs

    Xerox India is planning to enter the small and medium enterprise (SME) IT peripheral market and increase its presence in the country by 10 per cent this year.

  • 25-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    NHB to borrow Rs 8,600 crore from market

    National Housing Bank expects to borrow Rs 8,600 crore from the market by June 2007. Chairman and MD S Sridhar said, The borrowing would be at market rates.

  • 24-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    HCL revenues cross Rs 10,000 crore

    HCL Infosystems celebrated its 30th year with a 47 per cent growth. Consolidated revenues stood at Rs 11, 455 crores during the year ended June 30, 2006 against the previous year's Rs 7,787.2 crores.

  • 24-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Trai spells out service standards for CAS

    The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) today prescribed the quality of service standards to be observed by cable operators and multi-service providers (MSOs) in the conditional access

  • 24-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    No caps, SEZ policy review in 6 months

    Brushing aside concerns of a revenue loss raised by the finance ministry, the Empowered Group of Ministers on special economic zones today decided not to impose any further caps on the number of zones

  • 23-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    HCL annual revenue crosses Rs 10,000 cr mark

    HCL Infosystems celebrated its 30th year posting a 47% growth in
    consolidated revenue to Rs 11, 455 crore for the year ended June
    30, 2006 as against the corresponding previous period's figure

  • 22-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Airtel mobiles offer Windows interface

    Here is a cheaper alternative to the "Blackberry" mobile and its popular push mail corporate e-mail service. Mobile giant Bharti Airtel together with Microsoft on Sunday launched Microsoft's Windows

  • 22-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Premium SMS charges set to be reduced

    Charges on premium SMS could get cheaper with the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) asking operators to voluntarily reduce charges on such SMS.

  • 21-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Cap on SEZs likely to be raised to 300

    150 SeZs have already received formal approval.

  • 21-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Reliance to ask Tata Tele to fall in line on 3G

    Interconnect with industry, company to tell fellow CDMA operator.

  • 20-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    EGoM likely to double SEZ cap to 300

    The empowered group of ministers (EGoM) on special economic zones (SEZs), which is scheduled to meet this week, is likely to double the cap on such zones to 300.

    While the commerce ministry has

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    GSM players offer Rs 980 cr for 3G

    In a clear change from its earlier stance, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), representing GSM operators like Bharti Airtel and Hutch, has agreed to fork out Rs 980 crore or more as

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    I-T form altered to seek more info

    The income tax department has made changes to Form No 3CD to seek more information regarding expenses incurred in relation to exempt income and instances where tax has not been deducted, deducted late

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Tax base will not exceed 50 million: Revenue dept

    The revenue department, for the first time, has said the maximum tax base would not be more than 50 million or 5 per cent of the country's population. At present, there are 30 million tax payers in

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Govt to review petroleum product prices on Sept 1

    The government will review retail prices of petroleum products on September 1.

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    CCEA approves move to increase liquidity in debt market

    Banks' recapitalisation bonds to be liquidated, loan growth to be sustained.

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Exports growth beats imports

    The growth rate in the countrys merchandise exports has surpassed the increase in its imports in July and the first four months of the current financial year.

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    India offers new reduced tariffs

    India today offered new tariff concessions to break the deadlock in free trade negotiations with Asean. The concessions include a revised negative list of 560 goods against the earlier list of 854

  • 19-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    FDI inflow on course to $10 billion target

    With several top global companies including General Motors, Nissan, Suzuki, Honda and Mitsubishi Chemicals stepping up their investments in India, FDI inflow appears well on its way to achieving the

  • 18-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    COAI asks for 20 MHz more spectrum

    The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) has asked the ministry of communications to release additional 20 MHz in the 1,800 MHz band in view of the increasing number of operators venturing

  • 17-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Power generation up 8.6% in July

    Power generation in July this year was 54.04 billion unit (BU), which was 8.6 per cent higher than the 49.78 BU recorded in July 2005.

  • 17-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    India operations buoy Hutchison Tele first-half numbers

    Emerging markets phone company Hutchison Telecoms Indian mobile telephony business contributed about 49 per cent of the companys operating profit in the first half of 2006 and helped cushion its

  • 16-Aug-2006 | Our Economy Bureau

    Indian mobile biz grabs 49% profit share in Hutch

    Emerging markets phone company Hutchison Telecom's Indian mobile telephony business contributed about 49% of the company's operating profit in the first half of 2006 and helped cushion its start-up