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Sensex closes 111.32 points higher, auto stocks rally


April 19th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 111.32 points or 0.64 percent higher Thursday with interest rates-sensitive auto stocks making considerable gains after the ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 0.2 percent higher at 17,392.39 points (Intro Roundup)


April 18th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 34.45 points or 0.2 percent higher Wednesday, a day after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 89 points (Lead)


April 18th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 89 points or 0.51 percent higher Wednesday, a day after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ... Read more...

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Auto companies start 2012 with good sales (Roundup)


February 1st, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Automobile companies have begun the new year on a positive note, logging steady and stable growth in sales for the month of January.The industry had ... Read more...

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India holds promise for German companies, says envoy


January 4th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 4 (IANS) Companies in Germany are looking to ramp up their presence in India with investment and two-way trade would reach the 20 billion euros (Rs.1,376 billion) target ... Read more...

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Mega-launches, big-ticket announcements at Delhi Auto Expo


January 3rd, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) With India emerging as a market for over 15 million vehicles each year, virtually every domestic and global major in the business will seek to ... Read more...

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Obama blames growing demand in India, China for rising gas prices


July 30th, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 30 (IANS) Blaming growing demand for oil in countries like China and India for rising gas prices, President Barack Obama has unveiled a plan to improve the ... Read more...

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Day ahead of monetary policy review, Sensex closes 149 points up (Roundup)


July 25th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) A day ahead of the quarterly monetary policy review, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 149 points higher Monday, breaking off from the ... Read more...

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Auto stocks slip as traders worry over slack sales


July 16th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Automobile stocks closed lower this week, reflecting worries of traders over a slowdown in the sector with sales growth rising only about 12 percent in June.The ... Read more...

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Former Chinese governor gets life imprisonment for bribery


April 9th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Chongqing (China), Apr.9 (ANI): Former Vice Chairman of China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Li Tangtang, has been sentenced to life imprisonment for taking bribes. A Chongqing Municipality court in southwest China ... Read more...

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South India now prime hub for auto components, say experts


February 8th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 8 (IANS) South India has emerged as one of the best places for auto component sourcing centres, panelists at a seminar said here Tuesday.According to them, this is significant as ... Read more...

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Sensex pares intra-day gians, closes 52 points higher (Roundup)


January 3rd, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities market Monday gave up some of its intra-day gains on late selling pressure to close 52 points up. Broader markets, ... Read more...

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Auto sales zoom in May


June 1st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Auto companies in India had a bull run in May with record sales numbers in virtually every segment, from bikes to commercial vehicles, and the industry expects ... Read more...

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Mahindra to acquire Renault’s stake in Indian car venture


April 16th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) announced Friday it was buying out global car major Renault's 49 percent stake in their joint venture which manufactures the Logan sedan ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland may get into car manufacturing with Nissan


March 4th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 4 (IANS) Hinduja group company Ahok Leyland's possible foray into car making with Japanese Nissan Motor Company has kept the market and business circle abuzz here though officials decline to confirm ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 2.09 percent higher, auto, metals gain (Roundup)


March 2nd, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed 2.09 percent higher Tuesday, backed by gains in auto and metal stocks. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay ... Read more...

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Telecom, auto ad budgets fall, sales grow: Assocham


September 20th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Companies in the telecom and auto sectors have witnessed robust growth in turnover despite not increasing their advertisement budgets, according to the Associated Chambers of Commerce and ... Read more...

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India logs 26 percent spurt in car sales (Lead)


September 8th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Even as auto companies worldwide are in a slump, India saw a 25.59 percent growth in the sale of passenger cars in the domestic market in August, ... Read more...

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Meet Barack Obama, the comedian!


June 20th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 20 (ANI): US President Barack Obama sent the crowd into stitches with his jokes at the 65th Annual Radio and Television Correspondents Association Dinner.The popular leader made other ... Read more...

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Obama says he does not want to run auto companies


April 30th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.30 (ANI): President Barack Obama has said that he does not want to run American auto companies, which are presently experiencing a major crisis."I don't want to run auto companies, ... Read more...

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CII chief rules out price reduction in auto sector


March 31st, 2009 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The auto sector has no scope for any further price reduction, according to TVS Motor chairman and managing director Venu Srinivasan, the newly-elected president of industry group ... Read more...

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Remarks by President Barack Obama on the auto industry


March 30th, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by admin
Washington, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The following are Barack Obama's prepared remarks about the auto industry.One of the challenges we have confronted from the beginning of this administration is what to ... Read more...

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Obama says marijuana can’t give sinking US economy a high


March 27th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 27 (ANI): President Barack Obama has told an online crowd that legalizing marijuana won't do any good to the sinking American economy.Obama was drawn into the debate over legalizing ... Read more...

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Ford for incentives to owners to scrap old cars to boost sales


March 10th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 10 (IANS) Ford Motor Company has asked the Canadian government to give monetary incentives to people to scrap old cars to boost sales of new vehicles. Incentives for owners of 10-year ... Read more...

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Auto sales up in February, but industry remains cautious


March 9th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) February brought a breather for the country's struggling auto industry, which witnessed a 15-percent year-on-year jump in passenger vehicle- sales and 45 percent growth in the mid-size ... Read more...

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GM freezes wages in Canada till 2012


March 9th, 2009 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, March 9 (IANS) To cut costs, auto giant General Motors (GM) Sunday froze wages and pensions for its Canadian workers until 2012. The struggling company, which will get ... Read more...

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Indian markets plummet as global cues weaken (Lead)


March 2nd, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) Indian equities markets were south-bound around noon Monday as global markets weakened further and investor confidence dampened, with a key index 2.11 percent below its last closing figure. The ... Read more...

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The worlds cheapest car, Tata Nano


February 28th, 2009 - 10:22 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
India's manufactured vehicle, Tata Nano is subjected to be the world's cheapest car and will be in the display showrooms from sale in April, announced by the Tata Motors.Delayed for several months, ... Read more...

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Markets pull down shutters in the red (Roundup)


February 12th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) Indian equities markets were in a southbound trend Thursday, with a key index ending 1.59 percent below its previous close. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock ... Read more...

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Sensex ends with a gain of six points


January 19th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 19 (ANI): The Bombay Stock Exchange Sensex ended WITH a fair gain of six points. The investors expressed disappointment over slow third-quarter earnings in the blue-chip firms.The Sensex moved ... Read more...

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Automobile CEOs will have to change or be sacked: Obama


December 8th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Dec.8 (ANI): US President-elect Barack Obama has warned top executives of the Big Three auto companies to either agree to drastic reforms or be sacked. If this management team thats currently ... Read more...

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Guarded response by auto companies to fuel price cut


December 5th, 2008 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Auto majors across categories welcomed the cut in fuel prices but said more measures were needed to lift sagging sales. The government Friday announced a price cut ... Read more...

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Technology sector leads Wall Street’s rally


November 27th, 2008 - 6:10 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 27 (Xinhua) Wall Street continued its rally Wednesday as investors snap up technology stocks despite dismal economic data. General Motors and Ford Motor rallied strongly, as investors speculated that ... Read more...

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Bhattacharjee optimistic on West Bengal’s industrialisation


November 22nd, 2008 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 22 (IANS) Global auto major Tata Motors' exit from Singur has not lowered West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee's spirits and he remains bullish on the state's industrial prospects."The foodgrain ... Read more...

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Riding Two-Wheelers in India


June 7th, 2008 - 3:23 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Most of the world's global auto giants are rushing to supply low-cost cars to the masses in India. The Japanese company, along with its local partner, produced more than half the eight ... Read more...

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