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    New policy for `.in' domain announced
    NEW DELHI, OCT. 28.The Union Communications and IT Minister, Dayanidhi Maran, today announced a new policy for the `.in' Internet domain name in order to popularise its use. The salient features of the policy include faster registration procedure ...

    HLL records lower Q2 net profit at Rs. 324 crores
    MUMBAI, OCT. 28. In spite of marginally higher sales in its home and personal care products, on the back of enhanced brand investments, Hindustan Lever Ltd. (HLL), announced a lower net profit of Rs. 324.32 crores for the quarter ended September ...

    Bharti Tele's profit zooms
    NEW DELHI, OCT. 28. Bharti Tele-Ventures today reported a big year-on-year increase in net profit to Rs. 334 crores during the quarter ended September 30, 2004 against Rs. 93 crores, driven by rise in cellular users following the roll-out of ...

    M & M's overseas strategy
    MUMBAI, OCT. 28.Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) is studying the feasibility of acquiring a Chinese tractor company and sourcing components from China. In due course, it will use China as a low cost export base. While M&M's exports constitute 20 per ...

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    VSNL's new launch
    MUMBAI, OCT. 28. Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd (VSNL) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) today launched Personal Internet Communicator (PIC), a consumer device that offers managed Internet access to end-users. PIC would be offered under Tata Indicom ...

    Shanth Kumar on Ifra board
    CHENNAI, OCT. 28. The Editor of Deccan Herald, K. N. Shanth Kumar, has been elected to the board of Ifra. He was earlier the advisory committee member, Ifra Asia, Singapore. Ifra is the world's leading association for newspaper ad media ...

    Chamber welcomes credit policy
    COIMBATORE: The Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Coimbatore, has welcomed the Reserve Bank of India's Monetary and Credit Policy announcement that has kept the Bank Rate untouched at 6 per cent. In a release, the chamber president, A. ...

    Consumer fair in Tirupur
    COIMBATORE: Quadrant Media and Marketing Associates will organise "Avenues", a consumer fair, in Tirupur from October 29 to 31. Nearly 50 stalls will display two-wheelers, four-wheelers, kitchen appliances, home theatre systems and computers. ...

    Brooke Bond festive offer
    COIMBATORE: Brooke Bond has announced "Olimayamaana Vaazhkai" festival to make this festive season "a true celebration". A release said that under the "Olimayamaana Vaazhkai" offer, purchase of any Brooke Bond tea would have a prize. The offer ...

    Entrepreneurship development programme
    COIMBATORE: The Regional Office of the Indian Overseas Bank, Coimbatore, will conduct here a two-week "intensive entrepreneurship development programme" for women. It will be taken up under the aegis of "Sakthi-IOB Chidambaram Chettiar Memorial ...

    i-flex to open office in China
    CHENNAI: i-flex solutions has announced that it will open an office in China. It has already set foot in Singapore and Japan. "As China liberalises its financial system, Chinese banks need to better understand and globalise their operations as ...

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