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WIPRO computerises five cooperative banks


July 31st, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 31 (IANS) IT bellwether Wipro Ltd Tuesday said it has deployed its core banking solution in five state-run cooperative banks across five country under the National Bank for ... Read more...

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Wipro looks for growth in new geographies (Second Lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) India's third largest IT bellwether Wipro Ltd is betting on customers in new geographies to sustain growth momentum despite currency volatility and pricing pressure."At the macro ... Read more...

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Premji hopes PM will step up policy execution


July 24th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) Azim Premji, IT czar and chairman of Wipro Ltd., Tuesday hoped that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh would initiate steps to execute infrastructure and ... Read more...

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Wipro battles to grow in volatile market (Lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) As India's third largest IT bellwether, Wipro Ltd. too is battling to grow in a volatile currency market with uncertainty writ large due to global slowdown ... Read more...

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Wipro projects flat IT growth in second quarter


July 24th, 2012 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) Wipro Ltd Tuesday projected $1.54 billion revenue from its global IT services for the second quarter (July-September) of this fiscal (2012-13), indicating a flat sequential growth ... Read more...

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Wipro net up 18 percent in first quarter


July 24th, 2012 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) Wipro Ltd posted a net profit of Rs.1,580 crore (Rs.15.80 billion) for the first quarter (April-June) of this fiscal (2012-13), registering 18 percent year-on-year (YoY) growth ... Read more...

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Shutdown hits India’s tech hub partially (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 31 (IANS) Protest shutdown against steep petrol price hike Thursday partially affected India's tech hub with leading IT firms, including Infosys Ltd and multinationals logging out, even ... Read more...

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Wipro buys Australian analytics firm


May 1st, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 1 (IANS) Global software major Wipro Ltd has acquired Australian-based analytics firm Promax Applications Group for Australian $35 million (Rs.189 crore)."The acquisition of Promax will strengthen our positioning ... Read more...

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Wipro outlook cautious on flat growth (Lead)


April 25th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 25 (IANS) India's third largest IT bellwether Wipro Ltd Wednesday hoped revenue from its flagship services business would improve in ensuing quarters despite uncertainty in the macro-environment that ... Read more...

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Wipro projects flat IT revenue for first quarter


April 25th, 2012 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 25 (IANS) Wipro Ltd has projected an average revenue of $1.54 billion for the first quarter (April-June) from its global IT services business, indicating a flat sequential growth ... Read more...

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Wipro net up eight percent in fourth quarter


April 25th, 2012 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 25 (IANS) Wipro Ltd has posted a net profit of Rs.14.81 billion (Rs.1,481 crore) for fourth quarter (January-March) of fiscal 2011-12, registering an eight percent increase year-on-year (YoY) ... Read more...

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Wipro’s IT outlook remains flat on marginal growth (Lead)


January 20th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) Wipro Ltd Friday projected a flat revenue growth from its global IT services business in the fourth quarter (January-March) as sequential growth in the third quarter ... Read more...

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Wipro forecasts flat IT growth in fourth quarter


January 20th, 2012 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) Wipro Ltd projected flat growth revenue of $1.54 billion from its global IT services business for the fourth quarter (January-March) of this fiscal (2011-12) according to ... Read more...

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Wipro net profit up 10 percent in third quarter


January 20th, 2012 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 20 (IANS) Wipro Ltd reported net profit of Rs.1,456 crore (Rs.14.56 billion) for the third quarter (October-December) of this fiscal (2011-12), registering 10 percent year-on-year (YoY) growth as ... Read more...

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Wipro upbeat despite flat IT growth


October 31st, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 31 (IANS) India's third largest IT bellwether Wipro Ltd. remains upbeat on its growth prospects in the coming quarters despite a marginal increase in net profit for the ... Read more...

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Wipro projects flat IT growth revenue in Q3


October 31st, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 31 (IANS) Wipro Ltd. projected $1.5 billion revenue from its global IT services business for the third quarter (October-December) of this fiscal (2011-12), which will be flat sequentially ... Read more...

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Wipro net flat in second quarter


October 31st, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 31 (IANS) Wipro Ltd reported net profit of Rs.1,301 crore (Rs.13 billion) for the second quarter (July-September) of this fiscal (2011-12), registering a marginal one percent year-on-year (YoY) ... Read more...

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Wipro to develop software for Saab’s e-warfare system


September 15th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 15 (IANS) Wipro Ltd has entered into a strategic alliance with Saab AB to develop and market protective software for the Swedish major's Land Electronic Defence System (LEDS) ... Read more...

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Wipro’s first rural BPO centre comes up in Tamil Nadu


August 26th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 26 (IANS) India's third largest IT bellwether Wipro Ltd Friday opened its first rural back office for providing business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions to global clients in Tiruvarur ... Read more...

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Wage hike dips Wipro net, projects flat growth


July 20th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 20 (IANS) Wage hikes and a higher tax rate impacted IT bellwether Wipro Ltd's net profit in the first quarter (April-June) of this fiscal (2011-12), resulting in 2.9 ... Read more...

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Wipro projects marginal growth in second quarter


July 20th, 2011 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 20 (IANS) Global software major Wipro Ltd Wednesday projected an average revenue of $1.5 billion for the second quarter (July-September) of this fiscal (2011-12).It is sequentially marginal to ... Read more...

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Wipro net up by one percent in first quarter


July 20th, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 20 (IANS) Wipro Ltd posted net profit of Rs.13.35 billion (Rs.1,335 crore) for the first quarter (April-June) of this fiscal (2011-12), registering a marginal year-on-year-growth (YoY) of one ... Read more...

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Healthcare insurance portal snag rectified: Wipro


July 19th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 19 (IANS) The Employees' State Insurance Corporation's (ESIC) portal, managed by Wipro Ltd, is operating and available for use by all stakeholders, the IT bellwether said Tuesday."The technical ... Read more...

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Wipro acquires majority stake in Brazil-based manufacturer


May 11th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Indian IT bellwether Wipro Ltd Wednesday said it has signed an agreement to acquire majority stake in Brazil-based hydraulic cylinder manufacturer RKM Equipamentos Hidraulicos."Subject to ... Read more...

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Wipro investing heavily for next growth wave: Premji


April 27th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 27 (IANS) Indian IT bellwether Wipro Ltd is investing heavily in emerging verticals such as analytics, mobility and cloud computing for the next wave of customers' spend, company ... Read more...

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German executive Albert Hieronimus new MindTree chairman


April 1st, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 1 (IANS) Global IT solutions and product engineering services firm MindTree Friday appointed German executive Albert Hieronimus as new chairman in place of co-founder Ashok Soota who quit ... Read more...

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Outgoing Soota not to divest MindTree stake for now


March 25th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 24 (IANS) Outgoing MindTree executive chairman Ashok Soota late Thursday clarified that he had no immediate plans to divest his 11.57 percent stake in the company."I have no ... Read more...

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MindTree co-founder chairman quits


January 29th, 2011 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 28 (IANS) Leading IT consultancy and product engineering services firm MindTree Ltd co-founder Ashok Soota Friday resigned as the chairman and the member of the board here.In a regulatory filing, ... Read more...

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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...

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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...

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Wipro projects higher IT revenue for fourth quarter


January 21st, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 21 (IANS) Wipro Ltd projected $1.4 billion revenue from its global IT business for the fourth quarter (January-March) of this fiscal (2010-11), an increase of four percent sequentially from the ... Read more...

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Wipro net up 10 percent in third quarter


January 21st, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 21 (IANS) Wipro Ltd reported net profit of Rs.13.2 billion for the third quarter (October-December) of this fiscal (2010-11), registering 10 percent year-on-year (YoY) growth, according to the Indian accounting ... Read more...

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Court tells Wipro to deposit Rs.240 mn in tax case


December 29th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 29 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court has directed IT bellwether Wipro Ltd to deposit Rs.24 crore (Rs.240 million) by Wednesday evening in a case of tax on re-export of software, ... Read more...

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Wipro Lighting wins Asia design award


December 15th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 15 (IANS) The lighting division of Indian IT major Wipro Ltd has won the coveted Design for Asia Award 2010 for its LED street light 'Orio' in the product category, ... Read more...

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Wipro admits to performing lower than industry peers (Second Lead)


October 22nd, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 22 (IANS) India's third largest IT bellwether Wipro Ltd Friday admitted that its performance during the second quarter (July-Sept) of this fiscal was lower than industry peers TCS and Infosys ... Read more...

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