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Finance Ministry officials to meet heads of CPSEs for capital expenditure push

The government has a capital expenditure plan of Rs 3.3 lakh crore during the current financial year. To revive sagging economy, the finance ministry will hold meeting with heads of central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) on Friday to impress upon them the need to expedite capital expenditure. The government has a capital expenditure plan of Rs 3.3 lakh crore during ... Read More »

HMSI plans rural push to capture bigger pie in bikes segment

NEW DELHI: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) is pushing hard for a bigger pie in the domestic bike segment with plans to open 70 per cent of its 500 new outlets planned for this fiscal in rural markets to tap new buyers. The company also plans to launch an all-new motorcycle model for the Indian market in this ongoing fiscal in order to ... Read More »

Oracle to Add 1,000 Employees in European Cloud Push

Oracle is hiring 1,000 employees in Europe, the Middle East and Africa as it expands its cloud computing services in the region. The company is looking for workers with between two to six years of experience to staff sales, management, finance, recruitment, marketing and human resources roles for its cloud computing service, Oracle said Tuesday. The Redwood, California-based company did not specify ... Read More »

Microsoft’s new education push plays to its strengths, the cheap and familiar

Microsoft never mentioned Chromebook by name, but it’s clear that Google’s browser-based hardware offering was at the front of everyone’s mind at today’s education event in New York City. The company has managed to control much of the market internally, but the Chromebook has swiftly eroded marketshare here in the States. Microsoft’s solution is playing into the company’s strengths of ... Read More »

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Volkswagen is on the move to bring in volumes in the economy segment of developing markets in South America, India and Africa. It is expected to have region specific approaches to individual markets which are expected to basically comprise multiple models off a single platform. The approach for the Indian market is expected to be the Polo which has been ... Read More »

Firefox’s ready to supercharge browser speed with major multi-process push

Mozilla is getting closer to rolling out a faster, more responsive browser to all its users since introducing multi-process Firefox to a select few in August. Soon a much wider swathe of users will be able to experience the performance gains that multi-process Firefox offers. Mozilla says the new Firefox design is offering a 400 percent increase in responsiveness and a ... Read More »

Major push in tribal’s education: Odisha

It is reported that the ashram schools will now be upgraded to high schools and high schools to higher secondary schools by academic year 2018-19. Tribal education RELATED STORIES Democratic decision making process cannot be threatened: IIT-Kharagpur Teacher booked under IPC section 323 and 341 for injuring student: Bihar NEET-UG in 6 additional languages from 2017-18, says Health Ministry PM ... Read More »

HSBC pegs FY16 growth at 7.4%, says reforms key to push it up

Foreign brokerage HSBC has said the country is in the midst of a “credit-less” recovery and policy reforms are the main way ahead to achieve higher growth. Expressing dissatisfaction with the new way of GDP computation, its country economists, led by Pranjul Bhandari, estimated that the economy would clock a 7.4 per cent growth in FY16, and it would remain ... Read More »