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India needs stimulus for growth: Montek

February 9, 2009 1:06:34 pm

GDP,which is estimated to grow at its slowest in 6 yrs,needs more stimulus to sustain growth.

Nissan to layoff 20,000 workers worldwide

February 9, 2009 11:53:15 am

Nissan Motor Co said on Monday it would lay off 20,000 workers worldwide from April 1.

ONGC achieves all-time record in oil production

February 8, 2009 1:05:50 pm

Public-sector Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC),engaged in exploration activities along the Cauvery basin,has achieved an all-time high oil and gas production up to December in the current fiscal.

Top-10 firms lose Rs 215 cr in a week

February 8, 2009 12:51:29 pm

Country's top 10 companies managed to get away with just Rs 215 crore losses.

Tata hires over 1,650 temporary workers

February 8, 2009 12:50:59 pm

Country's largest commercial vehicles maker Tata Motors is hiring over 1,650 temporary workers.

Lufthansa sacks 17,closes 4 city offices in India

February 7, 2009 7:28:59 pm

German air carrier Lufthansa sacked 17 employees and announced closure of its offices in four cities.

Crisis to hit China more than India: ADB

February 7, 2009 7:19:20 pm

ADB said that the impact of global financial meltdown will be much more on China than India.

IMF may face resource crunch: Chief

February 7, 2009 4:48:52 pm

The International Monetary Fund may be out of resources in the next 6-8 months its Managing Director warned.

Raju,bro in protective custody: Damodaran

February 7, 2009 3:08:48 pm

The scam-hit Satyam Computer founder B Ramalinga Raju,brother Rama Raju and ex-CFO Srinivas are in "protective custody",former Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Chief M Damodaran said.

Reliance ADAG launches movie marketing division

February 7, 2009 2:01:07 pm

BIG Entertainment,the media vertical of Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group,announced the launch of its movie and entertainment marketing division,BIG Boom.

HPCL to triple crude oil import from Iran

February 7, 2009 1:56:31 pm

State-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) will triple crude oil import from Iran while reducing supplies from Iraq next fiscal.

US unemployment rate hits 7.6%

February 7, 2009 1:42:25 pm

American firms shed nearly six lakhs jobs last month as the unemployment rate in US surged an all time high in 16 years.

Steps to boost labour-intensive sector: Pranab

February 6, 2009 1:06:38 pm

Fearing further moderation in economic growth in the next fiscal,the Government on Friday said it would take more steps to boost the labour-intensive sectors.

Volvo posts $120 mn Q4 loss

February 6, 2009 12:42:18 pm

World number two truck maker Volvo slipped to a surprise operating loss in the fourth quarter.

Oil falls below $41 per barrel

February 6, 2009 11:39:26 am

Oil fell below $41 a barrel on Friday,reversing some of the previous day's as the focus turned from a stock market rally to bleak economic news.

Panasonic to axe 15,000 jobs

February 4, 2009 1:02:33 pm

Panasonic warned it would post an annual loss of $4.2 billion and said it would cut 15,000 jobs.

Inflation seen at 5.21 pct on Jan 24

February 4, 2009 1:00:55 pm

The median forecast of 15 analysts was for a 5.21 per cent rise in the wholesale price index.

US auto sales hit 27-year low

February 4, 2009 11:13:02 am

US auto sales plunged to a 27-year low in January,a steeper-than-expected drop.

Satyam overseas Feb salary in 2 parts

February 3, 2009 6:09:48 pm

Employees of Satyam Computer in India will be paid their February salaries by the month-end.

US SEC to visit SEBI,Satyam Board

February 3, 2009 4:51:47 pm

The SEC team will meet SEBI officials to update itself about developments regarding Satyam.

India to grow in excess of 7%: Nath

February 3, 2009 4:01:03 pm

The Indian economy will grow in excess of 7 percent in the current fiscal year,Trade Minister Kamal Nath said.

Morgan Stanley plans up to 4 pct job cuts

February 3, 2009 10:41:21 am

Morgan Stanley plans to cut about 3 pct to 4 pct of its work force,or up to 1,880 people.

Lehman Bros hiring a major way: Report

February 2, 2009 4:54:47 pm

Lehman Brothers has surprisingly become the hottest place for job seekers on Wall Street.

HMSI two-wheeler Jan sales up 22 pct

February 2, 2009 1:13:37 pm

Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) reported 22 per cent increase in two-wheeler sales during January.

Spicejet net loss at Rs 17.9 cr for Q3

February 2, 2009 1:12:32 pm

No-frills carrier Spicejet on Monday said its standalone net loss for the quarter ended December 31,2008,stood at Rs 17.9 crore.