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Kingfisher shares up after report of Etihad stake deal

SHARES in India’s troubled Kingfisher Airlines were up nearly five per cent on Tuesday (December 11) after a newspaper report that Abu Dhabi’s carrier...

Jaguar Land Rover to create jobs in England

CAR manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover, which is owned by India’s Tata Motors, has said it will create 1,100 jobs to build new luxury car...

World Bank to lend India infrastructure, aid funds

THE WORLD BANK said today it will lend India $14bn (£9.34bn) by 2012 to help the country overhaul its creaking infrastructure and increase living...

SBI posts 25 per cent Q2 profit rise, bad loans dip

STATE Bank of India, India's largest lender, beat expectations with a 25 per cent rise in quarterly profit on Friday (November 6) and a...

Reliance bids to be global player with LyondellBasell offer

IT IS FAR from a done deal but analysts say Reliance Industries’ bid for bankrupt Netherlands-based LyondellBasell could transform the Indian company into a...

Infosys gives muted earnings, stock falls

  INDIAN software giant Infosys Technologies saw its shares dip nearly seven per cent last Friday (April 24) after it reported a single digit rise...

Reckitt Benckiser says emerging markets crimp profits

BRITISH household goods firm Reckitt Benckiser reported on Wednesday (February 12) that profits dipped last year amid slowing demand in emerging markets.   Earnings after taxation...

Tata Consultancy is frontrunner for UK’s criminal records contract

BRITISH outsourcing firm Capita said on Wednesday (October 3) it had lost out on a new government contract to run criminal records checks after...

Renault targets 20-fold increase in India sales

FRENCH carmaker Renault said on Tuesday (April 3) it hopes to increase its India auto sales 20-fold this year as it fights to gain...

Vodafone India’s shares plunge almost 40%, future in doubt

Shares in Vodafone's Indian unit plunged almost 40 percent on Friday after officials rejected its appeal against paying $4 billion in back fees, raising...