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  • Sensex nosedives 286 points on jitters over housing-loan scam

    Erasing early gains, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex fell by over 286 points on heavy selling by funds nervous about lending violations by some public sector banks in the housing-finance scam. The Sensex, which had gained 97.08 points at the outset, rolled down by 286.66 points to 19,031.50 points in the first 90 minutes […]

    Gold May Gain on European Debt Concerns, Escalating Tension Between Koreas

    Gold may rise in London as concerns about Europe’s debt crisis and escalating tensions between North and South Korea boost demand for a protection of wealth. Ireland had its long-term sovereign rating cut two steps to A from AA- by Standard & Poor’s, which cited concern about borrowing by the government as the nation seeks […]

    FM asks lenders to check exposure to firms named by CBI

    Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday directed public sector lenders and insurers to look into their exposures to various companies mentioned in the CBI application filed in court in connection with housing finance racket busted by the investing agency on Wednesday. At a review meeting with officers of the Department of Financial Services on the […]

    Notify a price band for fares: Praful to airlines

    Taking a serious note of ‘predatory pricing’ by airlines, the government on Thursday said the air fares on every sector/route should have a lower and higher price band, which must be pre-notified on the websites of the respective airlines. “Fares on lower and higher price band on every sector will have to be notified. It […]

    Sensex erases early gains to lose 141 pts; Nifty below 5,800

    In a highly volatile trade, BSE benchmark Sensex on Friday erased early gains to close lower for the third straight day, losing over 141 points on heavy selling in realty stocks following the home loan racket. The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark index, Sensex, after losing 498 points in the last two trading sessions, fell further […]

    Industry leaders, bankers to advise govt on increasing exports

    The government decided to set up a working group, comprising of top bankers and industrialists, to help increase India’s competitiveness in exports which are likely to touch USD 200 billion this fiscal. The working group members have been selected from the Board of Trade (BoT), which met in New Delhi under the chairmanship of Commerce […]

    HCL Infosystems Partners with Oracle to Strengthen its Positioning in the Business Intelligence Practice Space

    New Delhi : HCL Infosystems Limited, India’s premier hardware, services and ICT system Integration Company today announced its partnership with Oracle to showcase their Business Intelligence (BI) offerings. The partnership reinforces HCL Infosystems strength and expertise in the BI domain. HCL’s Centre of Excellence Business Intelligence Unit (BIU) focuses on both industry specific and technology […]

    The 13th TCI Global Competitiveness Conference to Address the role of Cluster Formation in Competitiveness and Prosperity for Indian Businesses

    New Delhi :The Competitiveness Institute (TCI) Network and the Institute for Competitiveness (IFC) will host the 13th TCI Global Competitiveness Conference (GCC) in Delhi NCR, India from November 29 till December 3, 2010, at the Management Development Institute (MDI). Centered around the theme of Competitiveness, Innovative Clusters and Prosperity, the GCC will serve as a […]

    NXP and Gemalto Sign Licensing Agreement for Adding MIFARE to UICC Cards

    NXP Semiconductors N.V. and Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announced a global strategic licensing agreement for NXP’s MIFARE technology, enabling Gemalto to integrate MIFARE into its UICC cards. This cooperation aims at spurring the usage of NFC mobile devices in the MIFARE infrastructure, therefore accelerating worldwide deployments of mobile contactless services. The agreement […]

    Sensex opens 122 pts high in early trade

    Snapping a two-day losing streak, the B S E benchmark, Sensex, opened higher by 122 points on Thursday on fresh buying by funds amid firm global cues. The 30-share index, which had lost nearly 498 points in the previous two sessions, recovered by 122.10 points to 19,581.95 level during the first five minutes of trading. […]