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Reserve price of spectrum major concern: COAI


June 30th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) The telecom industry hopes that the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) which meets Monday is able to take a decision on at least the reserve ... Read more...

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EGoM to decide on spectrum pricing Thursday


June 20th, 2012 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on telecom will meet Thursday to fix the base price of the auction of 2G spectrum, a senior ... Read more...

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Russian media market to grow to $39 bn by 2016


June 14th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's entertainment and media market will grow to $39 billion by 2016, with consumer spending in the sector to grow at an average annual rate ... Read more...

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EGoM to take final call Tuesday on spectrum pricing


June 4th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) An empowered group of ministers (EGoM) led by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will meet Tuesday to take a final call on key issues of 2G ... Read more...

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Rupee to stay volatile on uncertain economic outlook


December 18th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The Indian rupee, that has weakened almost 16 percent against the US dollar since the beginning of the year, is likely to remain volatile ... Read more...

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Moody’s to now review India’s sovereign ratings


November 12th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) After lowering the outlook for India's banking industry, credit rating agency Moody's is likely to review the country's sovereign ratings Tuesday, amid a slowdown in ... Read more...

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Execution seen as key in manufacturing policy success


October 30th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) India Inc. is much enthused by a new policy that seeks to raise the share of manufacturing in the country's gross domestic product (GDP) to ... Read more...

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ICC appoints Woolf to head its review panel


August 4th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday appointed Harry Woolf, a former chief justice of England and Wales, to chair its independent governance review panel which will ... Read more...

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Pricewaterhouse Coopers to advise on Mumbai CCTV project


July 20th, 2011 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) International consulting major Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC) would advise the Maharashtra government on its anti-terror project of installing CCTV cameras across Mumbai, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said ... Read more...

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India ranked fourth important country for future economic growth: Poll


January 26th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Global business leaders have ranked India as the fourth most important country for future economic growth, according to Price Waterhouse Cooper's (PwC's) 14th Annual Global CEO Survey. ... Read more...

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Asian-origin accountant sues UK firm for racial discrimination


January 24th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): A Asian-origin employee in a British accountancy firm is suing the company for racism on grounds that the firm gave him inferior clients as he was not a ... Read more...

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PricewaterhouseCoopers probes email rating female staff


November 11th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) One of the largest accountancy firms PricewaterhouseCoopers has launched a probe after male staff at one of its branches were found circulating emails with pictures of female colleagues ... Read more...

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FDI hike in media, entertainment segments suggested


September 11th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The current cap on foreign direct investment in the media and entertainment segments should be relaxed, industry lobby Assiociated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to float bids for financial city in October


September 9th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 9 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu government will float international competitive bids next month for the proposed Chennai Financial City, a top government official said Thursday. "Consultancy firm PriceWaterHouseCoopers (PWC) are ... Read more...

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TV downloads, a threat to video stores


July 17th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 17 (ANI): With the advent of technology allowing movies to be downloaded on demand, the local video stores are in danger of fading away.Foxtel IQ, Telstra's T-box and fetchTV ... Read more...

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World’s mining sector is back to booming


May 26th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 26 (IANS) The world's mining sector is back to booming, according to a report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) here Tuesday. The annual report, Mine: Back to the Boom, on the ... Read more...

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Accountant suing PwC for making her feel “like a prostitute” gets only 750 pound payout


September 25th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25(ANI): Mihaela Popa, a former accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), who had sued the company of a record 40 millions pounds for race discrimination, constructive unfair dismissal and wrongful dismissal in ... Read more...

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India Inc against layoffs, but freezes hiring: Survey


April 30th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Most Indian companies have decided not to resort to any more job cuts even as they have put a cap on fresh hiring and staff incentives with ... Read more...

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Pricewaterhouse names three members of advisory board


April 22nd, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 22 (IANS) Audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) India Wednesday named three members of its proposed advisory board, which will help the local executives rebuild the company's tarnished image after the Satyam ... Read more...

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Timeline of events surrounding Satyam Computer


April 13th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) The following is the timeline of events surrounding Satyam Computer Services since its founder B. Ramalinga Raju made an abortive bid to make the company acquire two ... Read more...

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41 companies contribute 10 percent of tax revenue


March 28th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Almost 10 percent of the government's tax receipts come from just 41 companies, a survey has revealed. The report was released here Saturday. The Total Tax Contribution Survey-2008, ... Read more...

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CBI takes Satyams Raju, four others into custody


March 10th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Mar10 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday took into custody Satyams founder Ramalinga Raju and four other accused for interrogation.According to police officials, the accused were picked ... Read more...

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Ramalinga Raju, 4 others sent to CBI custody


March 9th, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Mar 9 (ANI): A city court on Monday sent Satyams founder B. Ramalinga Raju, his brother Rama Raju and three others to Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody for seven ... Read more...

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Court to decide on Ramalinga Rajus CBI custody today


March 9th, 2009 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Mar 9 (ANI): The XIV Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate will today hear the petition of CBI seeking custody of Satyam''s former Chairman B Ramalinga Raju and others.On Friday, a ... Read more...

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Post-Satyamgate, PWC-India to set up advisory board


March 5th, 2009 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) Foreign audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is cleaning up its Indian stables in the wake of the 'Satyamgate' scam. According to a statement issued by the audit firm, ... Read more...

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Satyam campus recruits fear uncertainty over their jobs


January 28th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Jan. 28 (ANI): The campus recruits of Satyam Computer Services Ltd., fearing that the fraud-hit company would not honour their offer letters, staged protest against the company here on Wednesday. ... Read more...

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No bail for Satyam Rajus, former CFO (Lead)


January 28th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 28 (IANS) Satyam Computer's disgraced founder B. Ramalinga Raju, his brother B. Rama Raju and former chief financial officer Vadlamani Srinivas will remain in jail as a court here Wednesday ... Read more...

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PriceWaterhouse suspends Satyam-linked duo


January 27th, 2009 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) PriceWaterhouse has suspended two of its employees for their alleged involvement in the fraud at Satyam Computer Services, the Indian arm of the global auditing firm said Tuesday."In ... Read more...

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Ramalinga Raju admits to diverting Satyam money


January 21st, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 21 (IANS) Disgraced founder and former chairman of Satyam Computer Services B. Ramalinga Raju has confessed that he diverted funds of the IT company to the two real estate firms ... Read more...

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Don’t rely on our Satyam audit, says PricewaterhouseCoopers (Roundup)


January 14th, 2009 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) In a curious twist to the Satyam Computer Services fraud, its erstwhile auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) have said their opinion on the financials of the beleaguered company may ... Read more...

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Multiple agencies continue probe into Satyam fraud


January 14th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 14 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh police is sifting through documents seized from Satyam Computer Services and its auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in connection with the Rs.70-billion ($1.43 billion) accounting fraud, the ... Read more...

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Britain’s finance sector to lose 15,000 jobs


January 13th, 2009 - 5:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (Xinhua) Britain's finance sector would lose about 15,000 jobs in the next two months as sharp fall in income and profit starts to take its toll, a new study ... Read more...

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Pricewaterhouse Coopers acquires consultancy firm


December 29th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Professional services firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) has acquired ECS Ltd, an operations and human resources (HR) consultancy firm, from Eicher Goodearth, the company announced Monday. “With ECS' ... Read more...

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Radio advertising to earn $450 mn in India by 2012


March 25th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) With new FM stations mushrooming by the dozen in India, a study says radio advertising industry will gross Rs.18 billion ($450 million) by 2012 from the present Rs.6.2 ... Read more...

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Indian entertainment industry to top $27 bn by 2011


March 25th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) The Indian entertainment and media industry will touch $27 billion by 2011 with at an annual growth rate of 16.7 percent - faster than its counterparts in Brazil, ... Read more...

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