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External debt rises to $112 b
NEW DELHI, JUNE 15.India's external debt stood at $112.1 billion at the end of December 2003, going up by $6.8 billion from the end-December 2002 level of $105.3 billion, an official release said here today. The increase is explained by the surge ...

AI, IA likely to increase fares by 10 p.c.
NEW DELHI, JUNE 15.Indian Airlines and Air India are expected to hike air fares by 10 per cent following a green signal from the Union Civil Aviation Minister, Praful Patel. "They have informed me about the need to hike air fares... I have ...

Coal India hikes prices
KOLKATA, JUNE 15.Coal India today announced an average 16.7 per cent hike in prices of all grades of coal from midnight tonight. Announcing this, the Coal India Chairman, Sashikumar, told newsmen here that the price revision that was effected ...

Infosys, Wipro on top 100 IT companies' list
NEW DELHI, JUNE 15. Indian software giants Infosys Technologies and Wipro, which recently turned billion-dollar companies in terms of revenues, have been ranked among the top 100 infotech companies in the world. According to a ...

Other Stories

  • Stocks bounce back
  • Rupee extends losses
  • Import of sensitive items up
  • IBM opens Linux competency centre
  • Laptops pre-loaded with Linux getting popular
  • VSNL's bouquet of calling cards
  • Tata Power challenges MERC order
  • Singapore's paperless trading initiative
  • Yahoo fortifies free e-mail to counter Google's Gmail

  • Exchange rates
  • Bullion rates

    Energy Trading buys Wellman
    KOLKATA, JUNE 15. Energy Trading Company Private Limited, a subsidiary of the Singapore-based Natural Resources Pte. Limited, today said it had acquired two coke ovens and an engineering unit of West Bengal-based Wellman Incandescent Limited ...

    BankMuscat, Centurion Bank sign pact
    MUMBAI, JUNE 15. The Oman-based BankMuscat and Centurion Bank have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly tap and develop the NRI business across the Gulf Co-operation Council region. "This MoU will allow Indians across the GCC to access ...

    DSL joins hands with Cicada
    NEW DELHI, JUNE 15. DSL Software, a subsidiary of IT major HCL Technologies, today entered into a partnership with Cicada Corp to tap the banking and financial solutions market. According to a HCL release, the tie-up is aimed at putting together ...

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  • Surya.ecom pact with Bangalore firm
  • PNC ties up with Biotique
  • Airbee Wireless' plans
  • Dax Networks unveils new strategy
  • Shasun in pact with Eastman
  • Chamber for restructuring tax slabs
  • 100 p.c. dividend from J&K Bank
  • BPL Mobile's new facility
  • SSA Global completes Arzoon acquisition
  • Hitachi Data's new offering
  • New Director for Gati
  • Award for Nagarjuna Fertilizers
  • Interworld signs MoU with Bajaj Allianz
  • Vijaya Bank goes live with RTGS
  • Feroke Co-operative Bank net profit up
  • LKB revises FCNR deposit rates
  • Geojit to launch new service
  • Muthoot Finance to open more branches
  • LIC Housing's new office

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