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Beijing strives to be coal-free

March 4th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 4 (IANS) Beijing will stop using coal-fired equipment in key areas of the city by 2013 to curb pollution, the authorities said Sunday.The city will cap its annual ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Woman to head Brazilian oil giant

January 24th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 24 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian government has nominated Maria das Gra├žas Foster to succeed Jose Sergio Gabrielli as CEO of state-controlled oil giant Petrobras, the company said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Telecom sector exploiting diesel subsidy, says report

May 18th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The government subsidy on diesel has been exploited by the telecom sector, causing an annual loss of around Rs.26 billion to the exchequer, according to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New prototype gasoline engine will improve car efficiency

April 8th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A new prototype gasoline engine that requires no transmission, crankshaft, pistons, valves, fuel compression, cooling systems or fluids has been developed.Researchers at Michigan State University came up with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Wipro forecasts $1.4 billion IT revenue in Q4 (Lead)

January 21st, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 21 (IANS) Software major Wipro Ltd Friday said revenue from its global IT business for the Jan-March fourth quarter of this fiscal would be $1.4 billion, projecting a sequential growth ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Wipro gets new CEO

January 21st, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 21 (IANS) India's software major Wipro Ltd Friday announced the appointment of T.K. Kurien as the chief executive officer (CEO) of its global IT business and executive director of the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Wipro shuffles top management

March 3rd, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 3 (IANS) Wipro Ltd made key changes in its top management to focus on education and green energy as part of its strategic initiatives, the IT bellwether said Wednesday evening. Leading ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bangladesh may give gas exploration contracts to foreign firms

July 1st, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 1 (IANS) The Bangladesh government may award offshore gas exploration contracts to multinational companies in the Bay of Bengal while excluding blocks that may fall in the territories under ... Read more...

Posted in Business |