automobile manufacturing

Peugeot to set up Rs.4000 crore facility in Gujarat


September 2nd, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 1 (IANS) Global automobile major Peugeot Citroen Automobiles (PCA) Thursday signed an agreement with the Gujarat government to set up an automobile manufacturing plant near Sanand at ... Read more...

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DuPont to set up new innovation centre for automobile sector


July 14th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) International conglomerate DuPont Thursday said it will set up a new innovation centre in Pune to conduct research and development (R&D;) work for the country's ... Read more...

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Maruti strike spreads to other automobile plants (Second lead)


June 15th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The 12-day-long strike at Maruti Suzuki's plant in Haryana's Manesar town Wednesday spread to other automobile manufacturing plants with their unions deciding to go on ... Read more...

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Ashok Leyland bags $23.3 million-worth Bangladesh order


May 25th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Hinduja Group's automobile manufacturing arm Ashok Leyland Wednesday said it had bagged an order worth $23.3 million (Rs.105 crore) from state-run Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) ... Read more...

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Volkswagen eyeing 20 percent market share by 2018


February 15th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) German automobile manufacturing group Volkswagen is eyeing 20 percent market share in India by 2018 in terms of volume, a top company official said Tuesday."The size of the ... Read more...

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Chennai will be world’s largest auto-manufacturing hub: Stalin


February 10th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 10 (IANS) The setting up of production facilities by a global car maker, Indian auto group Mahindra and Mahindra and an Indonesian group is set to make the Chennai region ... Read more...

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270 fall ill after having food in China factory


January 20th, 2011 - 8:34 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 20 (IANS) A total of 276 people fell ill after having lunch at an automobile manufacturing company in northern China, an official said.Most of the affected people in the factory ... Read more...

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Haryana plans new automobile hub


January 10th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 10 (IANS) The Gurgaon-Manesar-Bawal region of Haryana has been identified as an automobile hub by the central and state governments, a Haryana minister said here Monday.Haryana Industry Minister Mahendar Partap ... Read more...

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October factory output raises hope for double-digit growth (Lead)


December 10th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Led by a strong growth in the automobile, manufacturing and power sectors, India's factory output expansion sped to 10.8 percent in October from just 4.4 percent ... Read more...

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India values South Korean investment, says Anand Sharma


October 28th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by ANI
Hanoi, Oct.28 (ANI): Union Commerce and Trade Minister Anand Sharma on Thursday said that India values South Korean investment despite the row over its POSCO steel project in Orissa over issues ... Read more...

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India reassures South Korean investors, including Posco (Lead)


October 28th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's meeting with the South Korean leadership here, India Thursday sought to reassure potential investors from that country and said ... Read more...

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India values South Korean investment, says Sharma


October 28th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Hanoi, Oct 28 (IANS) India values South Korean investment despite the row over its Posco project in Orissa over issues related to environment and land, Commerce Minister Anand ... Read more...

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China’s Wuhan city wants to invest in Kolkata


October 27th, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 26 (IANS) A delegation from China's Wuhan city Tuesday evinced interest in investing in the New Town area that is being developed near Rajarhat in Kolkata's north eastern fringes. ... Read more...

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‘Welcome to Santa Claus land’; Turkey’s tourism pitch to Goa, India


September 25th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 25 (IANS) Turkey would make an ideal religious tourism destination for India -- specifically Goa -- as the European nation is home to several Christian heritage sites which, though lesser ... Read more...

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China’s handprint scroll sets new world record


July 16th, 2010 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 16 (IANS) A scroll featuring more than 40,000 handprints from China's Jilin province has been officially named the largest handprint scroll in the world by the Guinness World Records. The waterproof ... Read more...

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Toyota Suspends Sales And Productions Of Eight Models


January 27th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Toyota Motor Corporations announced on Tuesday, Jan 26, 2010, that it would be suspending all sales for the time being. The move is being regarded as ... Read more...

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Indian automobile manufacturing sector due for a boost


January 7th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 7 (ANI): Transport Minister Kamal Nath has said the high trajectory growth in manufacturing sector, especially automobiles, would boost an ambitious plan to build roads.Talking to reporters on the ... Read more...

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Ford Motor Has Improved Financial Condition


December 20th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec. 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The automobile manufacturing companies of Detroit could not avoid the effects of economic recession that has dealt a severe blow to the country. Many companies in ... Read more...

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Tata pledge: Won’t allow Midlands to decline like Detroit


November 25th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Nov 25 (IANS) Tata Motors chief Ravi Kant has said green technologies being embraced by Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) can help a key British manufacturing region avoid the ... Read more...

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North American car manufacturers at bottom of ‘world sustainability league’


October 30th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 30 (ANI): In the largest ever international study of the global automobile sector's sustainability performance, North American car manufacturers have come bottom of the league.The study, entitled 'Sustainable Value in ... Read more...

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Hong Kong, Guangzhou woo Indian investors to South China


October 9th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Oct 9 (IANS) Hong Kong and Guangzhou province have invited Indian investors and entrepreneurs to explore business opportunities in South China."As a renowned international financial centre in Asia, Hong ... Read more...

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Chinese automakers meet Buddhadeb


April 13th, 2009 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) Chinese auto major First Automobile Works (FAW) officials Monday met West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and discussed proposals for setting up an automobile manufacturing facility in the ... Read more...

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Small sector companies reaping dividends in global financial slowdown


February 20th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil Sharma Chandigarh, Feb.20 (ANI): While several major companies across the world are today blaming the global financial slowdown for their all ills, the same reason has proved to be ... Read more...

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France’s sovereign wealth fund to boost economic security


October 28th, 2008 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Oct 28 (Xinhua) France's plan to create a sovereign wealth fund is a part of the country's efforts to guarantee its economic security in the current world financial crisis.The fund, announced ... Read more...

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Onus on Mamata to resolve Singur stand-off: CII


October 2nd, 2008 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 2 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Thursday put the onus of resolving the stand-off over Tata Motors' Nano car project in Singur on Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal's chief ... Read more...

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Xenitis to make lowest-price mobile phone handsets


May 27th, 2008 - 11:37 pm ICT by admin
Sugandha (Hooghly), May 27 (IANS) Xenitis Telecommunication, a newly floated venture of West Bengal-based conglomerate Xenitis Group, plans to invest Rs.2.5 billion for setting up a mobile handset manufacturing facility in West ... Read more...

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