(01/13/14) . The manufacturer of British luxury cars Jaguar Land Rover sold a record number of vehicles last year, when demand increases in markets such as Brazil, China, India and the United States helped to boost business
(01/06/14) . Centre can train upto 50,000 professionals annually Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India’s largest software services exporter, on Saturday said it would set up the world’s largest corporate learning and development centre, with a capacity to train 15,000 professionals at one time and 50,000 professionals annually. The proposed TCS Learning Campus in Thiruvananthapuram will come up on a 97-acre plot in the Technopark area of the city. To be built over 6.1 million square feet, it will include residences for professionals and faculty. N Chandrasekaran, chief executive officer and managing director, said, "TCS has been present in Thiruvananthapuram since 1997 and since then it has been the hub of our global learning and development efforts. The TCS Learning Campus will be the new benchmark for corporate learning worldwide and this iconic facility will produce world class professionals to meet the future needs of the information technology (IT) industry." During the construction period of four years, the project is expected to provide direct jobs to around 2,000 locals. An integral part of the project will be skill development programmes run by TCS for the local youth. TCS is one of the largest private sector employers in India, with around 285,000 professionals worldwide, and plans to hire 50,000 in 2013-14. It spends around 15 million hours on learning and development programmes for its employees every year. Over the past five years till date, the company has trained 143,000 IT professionals in India and abroad.
(12/10/13) . Chennai: The Central Government has set up an autonomous institute -- the National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE) -- under the administrative control of the ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE).
(11/26/13) . Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading IT services, consulting and business solutions, is recognized by Forbes as one of the most innovative companies in the world. TCS was the company of IT services with higher rankings that list, as well as the leading Indian Company. “Being in the top echelon of the list of most innovative [...]
(11/22/13) . New Delhi: India’s garments exports increased by 31 per cent to $1.19 billion year-on-year in October 2013, pushed by increased demand from all major markets including the US and the EU. With higher orders flowing in from all regions, except South Asia, garments have become one of the top growing export sectors. India’s total exports during [...]
(11/22/13) . India and the European Union have inked an agreement to facilitate development and non-discriminatory enforcement of competition laws. The MoU was signed by Ashok Chawla, Chairman of Competition Commission of India, and Joaquin Almunia, Vice-President for Competition, European Union, on the sidelines of the ongoing BRICS International Competition Conference here. The MoU also provides for meetings between [...]
(11/20/13) . The Burger King formed a joint venture with the Everstone Group and will begin operations in India, although it has not yet decided how many stores will open in the country or if will sell burgers of beef and pork in the country of most Hindu and Muslim. India represents a great opportunity for Burger King, [...]
01/31/14 - Handloom Export Promotion Council (HEPC) is a statutory body constituted under The Ministry of Textiles, Government of India to promote the exports of all handloom products like fabrics, home furnishings, carpets and floor coverings, etc.
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