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August car sales down over 18 percent: SIAM


September 10th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Higher fuel prices and interest rates and a slowdown in the economy saw car sales plummeting more than 18 percent in August, the biggest drop ... Read more...

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Slowdown, inflationary pressures affect automobile sales in August (Roundup)


September 1st, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Production losses at Maruti Suzuki, high interest rates and rising fuel prices resulted in lower sales for the auto industry in August.Crippled by a lockout ... Read more...

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Apple’s market share growth pauses


August 15th, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 15 (IANS) Apple's growth in the smartphone market nearly paused in the second quarter of 2012 as consumers postponed their upgrade in anticipation of the upcoming launch ... Read more...

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Infosys bags Rs.700 crore order from India Post


August 9th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Infosys Thursday said it has bagged a Rs.700 crore deal from the Indian government's Department of Post to enhance its core banking and insurance services ... Read more...

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Hyderabad Industries to focus on dealer network in smaller towns


July 25th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Hyderabad Industries Limited (HIL), a complete roofing and building solutions provider, will continue focus on dealer and distribution network in smaller towns for deeper market ... Read more...

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Victoria’s Secret’s store opens in UK


July 24th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Victoria Secret store has finally opened in United Kingdom. It will be located in London’s Stratford region. The inauguration is said to be pretty low-key as ... Read more...

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Nokia launches Lumia 610 for Rs.12,999 in India


July 6th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Finnish handsets manufacturer Nokia Friday launched Lumia 610 priced at Rs.12,999 in the Indian market.The company has already launched Lumia 800 and Lumia 710 priced ... Read more...

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Auto sales remain subdued in June (Roundup)


July 2nd, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, July 2 (IANS) Amid a general slowdown of the economy, India's major auto companies posted meagre sales for June, blamed on hikes in fuel prices and interest costs.Passenger ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki’s June sales rise 20 percent


July 2nd, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki Monday reported a 20.3 percent increase in sales, including exports, at 96,597 vehicles in June from 80,298 units sold in ... Read more...

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Suzuki Powertrain to merge with Maruti Suzuki


June 12th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki (MSIL) Tuesday said its board of directors has approved a proposal to merge Suzuki Powertrain India (SPIL) with MSIL.SPIL ... Read more...

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Nikon to hike prices if rupee slump continues


June 6th, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 6 (IANS) Japanese imaging major Nikon, which recently raised prices of select digital SLR camera models in India, Wednesday said another hike was likely if the rupee continued ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki’s May sales down five percent


June 1st, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki Friday reported a decline of its total sales, including exports, by five percent in May at 98,884 units from ... Read more...

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Inflation affected PC sales in Q1 of 2012 in India: Gartner


May 25th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) High inflation and increased prices during the first quarter of 2012 affected sale of personal computers in India, research firm Gartner Inc said Friday."Consumer buying ... Read more...

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Amul to revamp its chocolate products


May 24th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) Asia's largest dairy, the Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), which owns the Amul brand, is planning to revamp and reposition itself in the chocolate segment, ... Read more...

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Auto sales stay on pace in April (Roundup)


May 1st, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Indian automobile manufacturers Tuesday reported a steady sales growth in April. Exports, however, slowed down a bit during the month.Mahindra & Mahindra reported 27 percent ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki’s April sales up 3.4 percent


May 1st, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki Tuesday reported an increase of 3.4 percent in its total sales in April, including exports, which stood at 100,415 ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki exports one millionth vehicle


April 30th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki Monday dispatched its one millionth vehicle, a red coloured hatchback A-star, for delivery in Denmark.The export vehicle left the ... Read more...

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Sony to roll out four new DSLR cameras


April 25th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) Sony will roll out four new digital still cameras in the next couple of months in a bid to increase its market share in the segment, ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki launches Ertiga, enters MUV market


April 12th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki Thursday made an entry into the multi utility vehicle (MUV) segment, launching Ertiga, priced between Rs.5.89 lakh and Rs.7.30 ... Read more...

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Tata Chemicals launches anti-anaemia fortified salt


April 5th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Tata Chemicals, the market leader in the branded salt segment, Thursday launched the country's first iron fortified iodized salt that consumers can use in their ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki expects car sales to rise 10 percent 2012-13


April 5th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Market leader Maruti Suzuki Thursday said it is expecting 10 percent growth in sales of passenger cars this fiscal on the back of a higher ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki’s March sales up 3.3 percent


April 2nd, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki Monday reported a rise of 3.3 percent in March sales including exports at 125,952 units from 121,952 units in ... Read more...

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Indian mobile handsets market grows 10 percent in 2011


March 1st, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The Indian mobile handsets market grew 10 percent in 2011 with the sale of 183 million devices, including 18 million 3G mobile phones and around ... Read more...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 to go on sale from 1st of March


February 29th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Feb 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Samsung’s latest device Galaxy Tab 7.7 will go on sale from the 1st of March 2012. Carrier Verizon announced on Tuesday that the tablet will be sold ... Read more...

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Hero MotoCorp ties up with Erik Buell Racing


February 23rd, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp Wednesday said it has entered into a strategic partnership with US-based Erik Buell Racing for technology and design collaboration to develop ... Read more...

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Networks hope to acquire more users, spectrum


February 3rd, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) A day after the Supreme Court cancelled 122 telecom licenses, most of the old telecom networks were cautiously optimistic Friday about garnering more users ... 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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Auto sales up 22.2 percent in November


December 8th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Despite high input costs, fuel price hikes and rising interest rates, the Indian automobile sector's November sales grew by 22.22 percent at 1,489,714 units from ... Read more...

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Auto-industry’s mixed results for November sales


December 1st, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Battling high interest and fuel costs coupled with a negative consumer sentiment, the Indian automobile industry Thursday came out with a mixed-bag of sales results ... Read more...

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iPhone 5 might be released in October


August 23rd, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much anticipated iPhone 5 could be released this October, several reports suggest. Boy Genius Report has reported that the Vice President of AT&T has confirmed ... Read more...

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Haldia Petrochemicals talking to RIL for market segregation


August 19th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd (HPL) is trying to enhance its focus on the eastern market along with widening its product range by including low-density polyethylene (LDPE), said ... Read more...

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Industry leaders keen to tie up with India Post


July 4th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Banking, telecom, logistics, IT companies and industry associations Monday expressed a desire to tie up with India Post to sell their products.While public sector banks ... Read more...

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Come clean on energy, people tell Airtel chief


June 20th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Disappointed over the breakdown of talks between telecom giant Bharti Airtel and Greenpeace over a timeline for disclosing its carbon emission, thousands of people sent ... Read more...

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Interest rates, fuel price hike dampen automobile sector (Roundup)


June 1st, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, June 1 (IANS) Interest rates and fuel price hikes seem to have dampened automobile sales in May, with leading players like Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai reporting only marginal ... Read more...

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Godrej Consumer Products buys majority stake in African hair care firm


June 1st, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) FMCG major Godrej Consumer Products Ltd (GCPL) Wednesday said it has acquired a 51 percent stake in African hair care product company -- Darling ... Read more...

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