Financial Daily from THE HINDU group of publications
Monday, Nov 24, 2003
FLAG, Pivotal call off talks; path looks clear for Reliance.
Silent lobbying to counter IT backlash.
Bharti, Tatas all set to bag fresh unified access telecom licences.
Handset majors may set up base in India; Alcaltel tech for domestic manufacturer.
Reliance Info offers global SMS at Rs 2.
corDECT tech finds market in 10 nations.
Borland planning R&D facility here.
Industry mounts joint fight against viruses.
More US tech services to go offshore: IDC.
US state cancels contract with TCS; experts dub move illegal.
FLAG claims VSNL blocking capacity.
Tech power India gets poor billing; just four ranks above ITU's low access category.
BPO sector may witness a few IPOs next year.
Tough call for VSNL; sees calling minutes slump for the first time.
IBM, i-flex in global tie up; i-flex overseas listing likely next fiscal.
Dialcom, a Spanish co, sets up India office to tap A-Pac market.
FLAG board to open talks with Pivotal.
AirTel conducts EDGE trial; closer to 3G.
US hi-tech sector continues to lose jobs.
PCS to make Olivetti printers.
BankAm to set up captive unit in Hyderabad; to hire 1000 pros.
Roaming charges to slump as telcos rework tariffs.
SIDBI ventures to roll out new fund by April.
Tech giants see wisdom in propping up local PC brands, assemblers.
Unified licence fee may delay Reliance Info break-even.
Are your mobile nos in for a change?
UK phone numbers on offer here.
AT&T in talks to outsource jobs to India.
Tektronix sees scope for EDGE tech.
Philippine co to buy Kolam Info for $ 4m.
DishnetDSL in talks with Tata Tele for stake sale.
MTNL cuts ISD tariffs by 75 pc.
Tata Elxsi mulls Chennai centre.
TVS-E sees 45 pc revenue growth.
US firm Pivotal outbids RIL Info with $ 220m offer for FLAG.
BSNL likely to drop rejig plan.
HP moves into $ 24-b copier market.
VCs look for India, China in investees' business plans.
IT sector to come under Contract Labour Act.
Data Access keen on $ 100-m sea cable venture.
Idea Cellular launches daily pre paid cards.
Private basic operators escape village phone targets; unified licence bypasses obligations.
S2Tech plans 1000-seater facility.
SAP to double India headcount.
Virtusa to ramp up India operations; eyes Chennai.
IBM `express' package for small biz.
Tata Tele (Maha) to get unified access licence.
EMC to invest $ 100m in India.
Bharti applies for licence in 6 new circles.
Tatas may say bye bye to Batata.
PCCW pares Data Access stake to 24 pc.
Indian BPO goes global, groups like Essar acquire US cos.
PC sales up record 24 pcin Q2; HP regains lead.
QuEST sets up China unit.
Reliance Info rules out 3G migration; pre-paid services by month-end.
Gates unveils security tools at Comdex.
Infosys intends to be MNC staff wise too.
IT exports up 35 pc in first half: ESC.
Mentor Graphics to expand India operations.
MSN profit at $ 58m.
Cnet to buy MP3.com.
Cognizant to double Hyderabad head count.
Sify finds the going good for its BPO bandwidth offering.
TRAI clears stand on new unified access licences in interim period.
Lever, ITC, ride IT for rural networks.
Intel lines up Prescot - a 90 nanometer tech - launch in India by Dec.
Telecom majors may oppose single licence for long-distance.
Digital Contact upbeat on strong business flows.
GDA Tech looks at $ 50m revenues in 3-5 years.
Fortune Info to raise funds; ropes in UK firm.
Tata Tele plans migration offer to Idea customers.
TRAI for number portability.
Reliance Info to set up call centre in Kolkata.
Godrej firm buys out US call centre.
World Bank may ramp up BPO operations.
RIL to offer IT-enabled services at petrol pumps.
Software services vendors log on to larger multi-year deals.
Domestic software cos offer hikes to retain pros.
Offshore IT services to grow 40 pc: Forrester's.
Lower onsite cost for IT cos as H1B salary floor goes.
ITES to hike STPI export revenues to Rs 3500 cr this fiscal.
UBS plans India back-office soon.
Veritas plans Pune and Hyderabad call centres.
Apollo gung ho over medical BPO operations.
Indian ICT spending will grow 17 pc: Gartner.
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Experts to address storage summit
DoT proposes to slash number of STD codes
Telecom gear exports touch Rs 500 cr: ESC
Escotel special SMS
Virtusa shares its experiences on `productisation'
Digitisation, big boost to Web applications
Breath of fresh air to destress ITES staff