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E&Y; to open third facility in Kerala


April 21st, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 21 (IANS) Ernst & Young (E&Y;) Global Shared Services (GSS) plans to expand its facilities at the state-owned KINFRA Film and Video Park near here. The firm has ... Read more...

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China launches navigation satellite


July 27th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 27 (IANS) China Wednesday successfully launched an indigenously built global navigation satellite into orbit.A Long March-3A carrier rocket carried the satellite, the country's ninth navigation satellite, into space ... Read more...

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China launches satellite for indigenous global navigation


April 10th, 2011 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) China early Sunday morning launched its eighth orbiter which will form part of its indigenous satellite-navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3A carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou" ... Read more...

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South Korea opens visa application centre in New Delhi


April 2nd, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) South Korea Friday opened its first visa application centre in India and said it would outsource the facilities to a private firm in a bid ... Read more...

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Nokia Siemens to add 800 more staff at Chennai centre


January 13th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) Mobile telephony hardware, software and managed services player Nokia Siemens Networks Pvt Ltd plans to increase the headcount at its global network service centre (GNSC) located here, said ... Read more...

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Government examining cross-border deals for tax evasion


December 3rd, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The government is examining several cross-border merger and acquisition deals, including Vodafone-Hutchison Essar, Barclays-Intelnet for possible tax evasion, Minister of State for Finance S.S. Palanimanickam said Friday."A ... Read more...

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China launches sixth navigation satellite


November 1st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) China Monday successfully launched its sixth satellite into the space, which will form part of its global navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3C carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou", ... Read more...

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Air Arabia launches visa service for Indian passengers


October 5th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Air Arabia Tuesday launched a service to facilitate its Indian passengers to buy tickets and apply for visa to the United Arab Emirates online."We now connect 13 ... Read more...

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US decision to curb outsourcing of IT projects regressive: Anand Sharma


September 11th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Sep.11 (ANI): Terming the move of the U.S. state of Ohio to forbid outsourcing of Information Technology (IT) projects by Government departments "regressive", Union Minister for Trade Anand Sharma said on ... Read more...

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`Balanced and fair’ Doha trade deal possible: India


October 14th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) Indian Commerce Minster Anand Sharma says while a perfect Doha deal may not be possible, he is hopeful a "balanced and fair" trade deal protecting the ... Read more...

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TCS eyeing Indian Railways outsourcing contract


August 6th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 6 (IANS) Software major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is eyeing a Rs.2,500-crore Indian Railways outsourcing contract, a top company official said here Thursday. "CMC and we will certainly look at it ... Read more...

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Rayat-Bahra ties up with IBM to train students


May 25th, 2009 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 25 (IANS) Punjab-based Rayat-Bahra Group of educational institutes has tied up with IBM India to give specialised training to its engineering students, it was announced here Monday. "There is an immediate ... Read more...

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Infosys to pick up most of IBMs support contract with Australias Telstra


March 24th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar.24 (ANI): Bangalore-based software giant Infosys will pick up most of IBM Global Services'' multi-million dollar applications support contract with Australian software giant Telstra, after the latters deal with the ... Read more...

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British Telecom announces 10,000 job cuts, India left untouched


November 13th, 2008 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) UK-based telecom major British Telecom Group (BTG) Thursday announced plans to cut 10,000 jobs at home and overseas, but said this would not affect the Indian operations of ... Read more...

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Tata Consultancy profit up 1.5 percent


October 22nd, 2008 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Leading software services provider Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS) has posted Rs.12.71 billion net profit for the second quarter this fiscal as against Rs.12.47 billion in the ... Read more...

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‘Tata Consultancy, Infosys, Wipro to emerge megavendors by 2011′


August 13th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) India's leading IT companies Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Infosys Technologies and Wipro Technologies will emerge the next generation of IT service megavendors, leaving behind the likes of ... Read more...

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Indian BPO to service Irish insurance major


July 11th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Indian business process outsourcing (BPO) company WNS Holdings has gained a foothold in Ireland for the first time, winning the rights to service a leading insurance company in ... Read more...

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Allied Digital acquires US firm for $30 mn


July 10th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) Allied Digital Services Ltd (ADSL), which provides information technology infrastructure management services, has acquired a majority interest in the Los Angeles-headquartered En Pointe Global Services (EPGS) for $30 ... Read more...

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‘Indian BPO growth next in second-rung cities’


April 16th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) India's booming business process outsourcing (BPO) would see its next phase of growth in the second-rung cities, said the Everest Group, a global IT consultancy firm. With ... Read more...

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CyberMedia acquires UBM’s stake in Global Services


April 4th, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai April 4 (IANS) South Asia's specialty media major CyberMedia has acquired the entire equity in its joint venture with US-based United Business Media (UBM) LLC for the online magazine Global Services. ... Read more...

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Target to double Indo-Greek bilateral trade by 2010 attainable, says Karamanlis


January 11th, 2008 - 10:58 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Visiting Greece Prime Minister Kostas Karamanlis today said that the target to double the volume of Indo-Greek bilateral trade by 2010 seems attainable and viable. Observing that the ... Read more...

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