biotech firms

Karnataka denies ban on clinical drug trials

May 4th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 4 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Wednesday denied a ban on clinical drug trials in government and private hospitals and medical colleges in the state and assured ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India eyes $10 billion from biotech sector by 2015

May 4th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 4 (IANS) India's sunrise biotechnology sector is set to reach $10-billion revenue by 2015 from $4 billion posted in fiscal 2010-11 through innovative products and services, a top ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Study says developing nations biotech firms may be forced to make drugs for rich West

September 14th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.14 (ANI): Though a new wave of biotech firms in developing countries has sprung up to meet the global demand for affordable drugs and vaccines, a study says that there is ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IT, BT firms flock to Karnataka to invest Rs.124 bn

June 1st, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 1 (IANS) As many as 55 companies have proposed to invest over Rs.12,353 crore (Rs.124 billion) in Karnataka, India's knowledge hub and a favourite destination of IT and biotechnology ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

56 Indian firms in ‘The Forbes Global 2000′

April 22nd, 2010 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 22 (IANS) China with 113 members and India with 56 members gained the most ground in breaking into the exclusive club of "The Forbes Global 2000" - ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ramesh to face stormy Bangalore meeting on BT Brinjal

February 6th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Feb.6 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Environment and Forests (Independent Charge) Jairam Ramesh will preside over the last in a series of nation-wide public consultation meetings on Bt Brinjal here ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Skylimo service between new Bangalore airport and city begins

July 1st, 2008 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 1 (IANS) Leading private charter operator Deccan Aviation Tuesday launched a helicopter service between the new Bangalore international airport and India's IT hub to ferry commuters hardpressed for time to ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Bangalore drives India’s biotech sector growth

April 25th, 2008 - 7:16 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 24 (IANS) India's silicon hub Bangalore dominates not only in IT, but also in biotechnology, accounting for about 60 percent of the country's export pie, an official said here Thursday. ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Italy seeks tie-ups with Indian biotech, nanotech firms

April 22nd, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 22 (IANS) A 20-member Italian delegation representing biotech and nanotech sectors, under the aegis of the Italian Trade Commission, has offered to tie-up with Indian firms in the sunrise industry ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Satyam opens centre to cater to life sciences industry

February 22nd, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by admin
Hyderabad, Feb 22 (IANS) Satyam Computer Services Ltd, India's fourth largest software exporter, Friday launched a life sciences centre of excellence here to provide software solutions to drug and pharmaceutical firms. The ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

US-based advanced technology companies to invest in India

November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 pm ICT by admin
By K G Vasuki Bangalore, Nov.14 (ANI): A delegation of senior executives from Montgomery County-based advanced technology firms visited Bangalore on Wednesday, on a business mission to explore opportunities for joint ventures and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |