Restriction on outsourcing a retrograde step: Sinha
THE Minister for External Affairs, Mr Yashwant Sinha, has said that the restriction on outsourcing is a retrograde step and not in the best interests either of bilateral economies or global economy. Addressing a press conference here on ...
MTNL saddled with unutilised network capacity
IN what is proving to be a problem of plenty, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd (MTNL) is faced with a steadily increasing "spare capacity" in its networks for basic and mobile services in Delhi and Mumbai. According to official sources, a review ...
Reliance pre-paids well received
MUMBAI: Reliance Infocomm has got one lakh customers for its pre-paid service since its launch a few days ago, according to Mr Mukesh Ambani, Chairman & Managing Director, Reliance Industries Ltd. The company already has more than 6 ...
BSNL telecom adalat
HSBC Financial hikes stake in SSI
HSBC Financial Services (ME) Ltd has increased its shareholding in SSI Ltd by 1.48 per cent to 6.13 per cent. This follows acquisition of two-lakh SSI shares by HSBC Financial on February 13 in the open market, according to information available ...
PC sales to rise 50 pc this year, says Skoch
`A good part of the additional opportunity would go to the unorganised sector.'
DigitalThink to expand facilities in India
DIGITALTHINK India, a 100 per cent subsidiary of the Nasdaq-listed DigitalThink Inc, a e-learning management company, has announced plans to grow the India development centre located here and in Bangalore, according to the Vice-President, ...
LogicaCMG system for Lanka apex bank
BANGALORE: LogicaCMG has announced that it has successfully implemented the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system and the scripless securities settlement (SSS) system for the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL). The overall system will ...
New site on excise tariff
ALLIANCES & JOINT VENTURES
Aviva pact with Wipro
BANGALORE: Aviva Plc has selected Wipro Technologies as a strategic partner for offshore IT outsourcing. Under a long-term agreement, which will be finalised in early 2004, Wipro will provide a range of IT services covering application ...
E-COMMERCE & E-BUSINESS
Kochi set for B2B meet from today
THE stage is set for the three-day Kerala Business-to-Business Meet 2004, the first attempt by the State Government to initiate a global marketing and branding exercise for manufacturing products from the State. The meet, to be inaugurated by ...
STMicro upbeat on India market, skill pool
MR Pasquale Pistorio, President and Chief Executive Officer of STMicroelectronics, a $7.2-billion semi-conductor major, is a thought leader in the semi-conductor industry. He has driven STMicro to new heights and saw it through the industry ...
Cyber forensic tools to be released today
CYBER forensics tools developed at the Technical Resource Centre for Cyber Forensics (TRCCF) of the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC), Thiruvananthapuram, will be formally released at a two-day workshop on "Cyber Forensics" that ...
STANDARDS & BENCHMARKS
Protechsoft gets CMM Level 4
CHENNAI: Protechsoft Systems has been assessed at Level 4 of the Software Capability Maturity Model (CMM Version 1.1 of the Software Engineering Institute of Carnegie Mellon University, US. The assessment, led by SEI-authorised lead ...
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