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    Investment Commission to facilitate FDI flows
    NEW DELHI, OCT. 27.The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) today approved the proposal for the creation of an Investment Commission after the Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, decided that it would be located in the Finance Ministry and ...

    NCAER sees sustained upturn in industrial activity
    NEW DELHI, OCT. 27. The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) has said that the investment famine plaguing the Indian economy is practically over and the much-needed pick-up in investment demand has begun to take shape. In its ...

    NASA unveils fastest supercomputer
    HOUSTON, OCT. 27.The U.S. space agency NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) has unveiled the world's fastest supercomputer at its Ames Research Center in California, where the India-born astronaut Kalpana Chawla worked for years ...

    Federal Bank: Court not to interfere with CLB order
    KOCHI, OCT. 27. A Division Bench of the Kerala High Court today declined to interfere with the order of the Additional Principal Bench of the Company Law Board, Chennai, staying the implementation of seven resolutions passed in the annual general ...

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    Discovery's new channel
    MUMBAI, OCT. 27. Discovery Networks India has unveiled a new channel, Discovery Travel & Living, the first 24-hour international lifestyle channel. The channel offers a mix of programming on travel, cuisine, design, decor and fashion. This launch ...

    NEW DELHI, OCT. 27.The Union Government today said liquidators would continue with their jobs till the National Company Law Tribunal was constituted. Liquidators were expected to improve their functioning to make liquidation procedures ...

    ABB centre
    BANGALORE: ABB announced here on Wednesday its plans to set up a dedicated engineering and operations centre in Bangalore. The new facility will be managed by the group's Indian subsidiary and will serve as a vital resource base for ABB units ...

    BPCL board meet
    MUMBAI, OCT. 27.The Bharat Petroleum Corporation has informed the Bombay Stock Exchange that a meeting of the board of directors of the company will be held on October 29 to consider the proposal for an in-principle approval for amalgamation of ...

    Payroll software launched
    COIMBATORE: The Coimbatore-based Ideatec Softwares (India) Private Limited has launched its "payroll management software" called "ipay" in Tirupur. A company release said that it had already offered various solutions for the apparel industry such ...

    Jewellery training programme
    COIMBATORE: The Small Industries Service Institute (SISI) will conduct here a "gold jewellery appraiser" training programme till November 6. This will benefit those aspiring for a job as jewellery appraiser in co-operative and nationalised banks ...

    Electric motor association chief
    COIMBATORE: The Managing Director of Mahendra Pumps (Pvt.) Ltd., Coimbatore, Mahendra Ramdas, has been elected President of the All India Electric Motor Manufacturers' Association, Mumbai, for 2004-06. — Our Staff ...

    RBS Home's range of products
    CHENNAI: RBS Home Appliances, a joint venture of Robert Bosch and Siemens, would be setting up 20 retail showrooms for exhibiting its products. It had already a showroom in Salem in Tamil Nadu and a few more are going to be opened in Bangalore, ...

    Bajaj Allianz Life gross premium up
    CHENNAI: Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance has achieved a gross written premium of Rs. 250 crores in April-September 2004 as compared to Rs. 59 crores in the corresponding three month period in the previous year. New business premium accounted for Rs. ...

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