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Russia’s policies frighten foreign investors: Ernst & Young


June 15th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Foreign investors see prospects in the Russian market but are frightened away by the country's non-transparent policies, according to a poll by British auditing firm ... Read more...

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Olympics graft-free due to stringent oversight: China


July 30th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) India, whose Commonwealth Games projects have been hit by graft charges, has much to learn from the "corruption-free" Beijing Olympics, with a visiting functionary of the ... Read more...

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NIA to probe Samjhauta Express blast


July 30th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will take over investigations into the 2007 Samjhauta Express bombing as well as the plan to attack a multinational firm in ... Read more...

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PwC launches new entity for backoffice work


July 9th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 9 (IANS) Auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) India has launched a new entity for select backoffice operations in Kolkata alongwith PwC of Australia, Britain, Canada and the U.S. "PricewaterhouseCoopers ... Read more...

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Companies lure auditors to walk slippery road of irregularities


June 15th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 15 (IANS) Concern about preserving their reputation can cause auditors to travel on the slippery road of irregularities that ruined not only Enron but auditing firm Arthur Anderson, says a ... Read more...

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Brazilian soccer teams’ debts total $1.3 bn


June 11th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jun 11 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's professional soccer teams owe a combined $1.3 billion, with more than half of this to the government, a media report said. The government is owed ... Read more...

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Padma awardees Venu Srinivasan and Manoharan feel overwhelmed


January 26th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 25 (IANS) Two of the Padma Shri awardees belonging to the trade and industry category are from Tamil Nadu - Venu Srinivasan, chairman TVS Motor Company Ltd, and T.N. Manoharan, ... Read more...

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World Cup to inject $7.46 bn into South African economy


November 27th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Nov 27 (IANS) The 2010 FIFA World Cup is expected to inject 55 billion rands ($7.46 billion) into the South African economy, according to the Deputy Minister of Water and Environmental ... Read more...

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TDP, Left demand probe against Andhra Pradesh chief minister


February 20th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and the Left Friday demanded a probe against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajashekhar Reddy for alleged complicity in Rs.70 billion fraud at ... Read more...

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Court reserves orders on SEBI plea


February 17th, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 17 (IANS) A city court has reserved for Wednesday its orders on a petition by the market regulator, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), to question Satyam Computers' former ... Read more...

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Government sidesteps demand for JPC on Satyam scam (Lead)


February 17th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The government Tuesday sidestepped a demand to appoint a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to probe the Satyam Computers scam, even as the issue rocked the Rajya Sabha ... Read more...

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CID to grill former Satyam auditors (Lead)


February 3rd, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 3 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh police will Wednesday and Thursday grill two suspended PriceWaterhouse employees allegedly involved in the Satyam Computer Services fraud.A city court Tuesday sent S. Gopalakrishnan, who ... Read more...

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Gopalakrishna Raju sent to police custody for two days


January 29th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 29 (IANS) A city court Thursday dismissed the bail petition of Gopalakrishna Raju, an accused in the Satyam fraud, and sent him to police custody for two days.Gopalakrishna Raju is ... Read more...

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PriceWaterhouse suspends Satyam-linked duo


January 27th, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) PriceWaterhouse has suspended two of its employees for their alleged involvement in the fraud at Satyam Computer Services, the Indian arm of the global auditing firm said Tuesday."In ... Read more...

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Two Price Waterhouse partners arrested for Satyam fraud (Lead)


January 24th, 2009 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 24 (IANS) Two partners of Price Waterhouse, the firm that audited fraud-hit Satyam Computer Services' books, have been arrested, police said Saturday.The Crime Investigation Department (CID) of the Andhra Pradesh ... Read more...

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Foreign audit firms not to probe PwC: Satyam director (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


January 15th, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 15 (IANS) The audit firms appointed to restate the account books of scam-tainted Satyam Computer Services will not investigate the role of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) in the Rs.70-billion (Rs.7,000-crore/$1.43-billion) revenue fraud ... Read more...

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New auditors not to probe PwC: Satyam director


January 15th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 15 (IANS) The new auditors of scam-tainted Satyam Computer Services will not investigate the role of predecessor PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) in the Rs.70-billion (Rs.7,000-crore/$1.43-billion) revenue fraud at the IT bellwether, a ... Read more...

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Police raid on PricewaterhouseCoopers office in Hyderabad


January 13th, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Police Tuesday conducted a raid on the Hyderabad office of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the former auditor of Satyam Computer Services, as part of the probe into the Rs.70 billion ... Read more...

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Indian firm could get Satyam audit mandate


January 12th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 12 (IANS) Perhaps for the first time in the Indian corporate history, an audit firm - and a foreign one at that - is being dumped midway by a company. ... Read more...

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Satyam’s new board members’ plea to media - don’t call often


January 12th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 12 (IANS) The members of the new board of the fraud-hit Satyam Computer Services have started getting pesky calls - from mediapersons, forcing them to request scribes not to call ... Read more...

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‘Satyam’s auditors can’t hide under confidentiality clause’


January 10th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 10 (IANS) Auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), which had certified the accounts of Satyam Computer Services as "true and fair", is bound to disclose all facts and cannot hide under the ... Read more...

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Madoff faces new charges; Congress starts probe


January 6th, 2009 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (DPA) Bernard Madoff, the high-flying Wall Street investor who is awaiting trial in a $50-billion investment Ponzi scheme, faces a new set of charges alleging that he tried to ... Read more...

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Indian chartered accountants to audit S African government records


August 22nd, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Aug 22(IANS) More than 100 senior chartered accountants from India are to be roped in by South Africa's auditor-general to assist in auditing the financial records of local government authorities ... Read more...

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‘Indian entertainment sector to grow 18 percent annually’


July 29th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) With new markets opening up, the Indian entertainment and media sector is poised to witness about 18 percent annual growth in the next five years, according to a ... Read more...

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