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eWeek
India Latest to Raise Antitrust Concerns Against GoogleThe Competition Commission of India sent Google a report charging that the comp
India Latest to Raise Antitrust Concerns Against Google
eWeek / Posted 2 hours ago
The Competition Commission of India sent Google a report charging that the company is ranking its own services ahead of those from others in search results. The Competition Commission of India (CCI), the country's antitrust authority, has sent... Read more
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redOrbit
Google charged with search manipulation by Indian governmentGoogle is the biggest name in the game when it comes to internet searching, and
Google charged with search manipulation by Indian government
redOrbit / Posted 12 hours ago
Google is the biggest name in the game when it comes to internet searching, and the government of India has accused the internet company of manipulating search results to its own benefit. In a worst case scenario, legal action by the Competition... Read more
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Business Standard India
Singapore wealth fund GIC to invest $300 mn in DLF projectsWhile GIC will invest $300 million (around Rs 1990 crore), DLF will develop the
Singapore wealth fund GIC to invest $300 mn in DLF projects
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
While GIC will invest $300 million (around Rs 1990 crore), DLF will develop the projects. The investment, which needs to be approved by the Competition Commission of India (CCI), is coming at a time when the Indian real estate sector continues to be... Read more
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asianage
CCI finds Google abusing market shareThe Competition Commission of India (CCI) has accused Google of abusing its dom
CCI finds Google abusing market share
asianage / Posted yesterday
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has accused Google of abusing its dominant position in online search, people with knowledge of the matter said, which if proven could force the US company to alter its practices in a key market or even pay a... Read more
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Billboard
India Claims Google May Have Rigged Search ResultsIndia's antitrust commission has issued a report accusing Google of skewing Int
India Claims Google May Have Rigged Search Results
Billboard / Posted yesterday
India's antitrust commission has issued a report accusing Google of skewing Internet search results in favor of its own businesses by taking advantage of its dominant market position. The allegations, which are similar to those made in an ongoing... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Google accused of abusing online dominance in IndiaGOOGLE HAS FOUND ITSELF in legal trouble in yet another part of the globe, afte
Google accused of abusing online dominance in India
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted yesterday
GOOGLE HAS FOUND ITSELF in legal trouble in yet another part of the globe, after India's competition investigators accused the firm of abusing its market dominance in the online search market. Echoing the European Commission's investigation into... Read more
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The Mercury News
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report saysIndian antitrust officials have accused Google of stifling competitors and favo
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report says
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Indian antitrust officials have accused Google of stifling competitors and favoring companies that advertise with it, opening up the latest front in a worldwide battle over whether the Mountain View tech company is abusing its power as a top search... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report saysIndian antitrust officials have accused Google of stifling competitors and favo
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report says
Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
Indian antitrust officials have accused Google of stifling competitors and favoring companies that advertise with it, opening up the latest front in a worldwide battle over whether the Mountain View tech company is abusing its power as a top search... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Competition Commission of India accuses Google of abusing search dominanceMUMBAI: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has accused Google Inc of abu
Competition Commission of India accuses Google of abusing search dominance
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
MUMBAI: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has accused Google Inc of abusing its dominant position in online search, people with knowledge of the matter said, which if proven could force the U.S. company to alter its practices in a key market... Read more
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Business Standard India
CCI accuses Google of abusing search dominanceThe Competition Commission of India (CCI) has accused Google Inc of abusing its
CCI accuses Google of abusing search dominance
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has accused Google Inc of abusing its dominant position in online search, people with knowledge of the matter said, which if proven could force the US company to alter its practices in a key market or even... Read more
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TechCrunch
India’s Antitrust Commission Accuses Google Of Rigging Its Search ResultsLess than a week after it responded to anti-competition claims laid down by the
India’s Antitrust Commission Accuses Google Of Rigging Its Search Results
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
Less than a week after it responded to anti-competition claims laid down by the EU, Google is under-fire once again for its business practices. This time in India. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has charged the U.S. company with rigging... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
India accuses Google of rigging search results for its own benefit"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major so
India accuses Google of rigging search results for its own benefit
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major social media networks An investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of Internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase in... Read more
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The Register
Delhi close to issuing city-wide Wi-Fi tenderIn spite of being under investigation by India's competition regulator, Google
Delhi close to issuing city-wide Wi-Fi tender
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
In spite of being under investigation by India's competition regulator, Google has been named among the vendors vying to build Delhi's planned city-wide Wi-Fi network. The network would ultimately need to support around 20 million devices in the... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
India’s probe into Google search result rigging enters next phase"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major so
India’s probe into Google search result rigging enters next phase
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major social media networks An investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of Internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
India’s antitrust probe into Google moves into next phaseThe preliminary findings of the three-year-old probe have been submitted to the
India’s antitrust probe into Google moves into next phase
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
The preliminary findings of the three-year-old probe have been submitted to the Competition Commission of India and to Google. The inquiry revolved around complaints filed by several websites contending that Google has been unfairly highlighting its... Read more
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Sky News Australia
India progresses Google antitrust probeAn investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of internet
India progresses Google antitrust probe
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
An investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase. The preliminary findings of the three-year-old probe have been submitted to the Competition... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report saysIndian antitrust officials have accused Google of stifling competitors and favo
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report says
The Fremont Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Indian antitrust officials have accused Google of stifling competitors and favoring companies that advertise with it, opening up the latest front in a worldwide battle over whether the Mountain View tech company is abusing its power as a top search... Read more
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PhysOrg
India's antitrust probe into Google moves into next phaseA lengthy investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of I
India's antitrust probe into Google moves into next phase
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
A lengthy investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of Internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase. The preliminary findings of the three-year-old probe have been submitted to the Competition... Read more
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The Register
Now India probes Google, threatens $1bn fine over 'biased' searchGoogle has confirmed to The Register it is being probed in India over allegatio
Now India probes Google, threatens $1bn fine over 'biased' search
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
Google has confirmed to The Register it is being probed in India over allegations that it unfairly promotes its own services over rivals in web search results. The California goliath faces a fine up to $1.4bn – a tenth of its annual profit – if it... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
India's antitrust probe into Google moves into next phaseSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An investigation into whether Google has been abusing its
India's antitrust probe into Google moves into next phase
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of Internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase. The preliminary findings of the three-year-old probe have been submitted to the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
India's antitrust probe into Google moves into next phaseSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An investigation into whether Google has been abusing its
India's antitrust probe into Google moves into next phase
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of Internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase. The preliminary findings of the three-year-old probe have been submitted to the... Read more
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TechCrunch
India’s Antitrust Commission Accuses Google Of Rigging Its Search ResultsLess than a week after it responded to anti-competition claims laid down by the
India’s Antitrust Commission Accuses Google Of Rigging Its Search Results
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
Less than a week after it responded to anti-competition claims laid down by the EU, so Google is under-fire once again for its business practices. This time in India. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has charged the U.S. company with... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report saysIndian antitrust officials have accused Google Inc. of stifling competitors and
Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report says
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
Indian antitrust officials have accused Google Inc. of stifling competitors and favoring companies that advertise with it, opening up the latest front in a worldwide battle over whether the California tech company is abusing its power as a top search... Read more
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Search Engine Land
India A Second Front In Google's Antitrust Battles With Foreign RegulatorsWhile Google’s antitrust investigation in Europe has received considerable atte
India A Second Front In Google's Antitrust Battles With Foreign Regulators
Search Engine Land / Posted 2 days ago
While Google’s antitrust investigation in Europe has received considerable attention a similar, ongoing investigation in India has been far less well covered. However an article appearing in India-based Economic Times suggests a legal environment in... Read more
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Business Standard India
DLF stock up 3% after CCI rejects complaintReacting to the development, shares of the company opened on a bullish note at
DLF stock up 3% after CCI rejects complaint
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Reacting to the development, shares of the company opened on a bullish note at Rs 113.55, then surged 4.88 per cent to an intra-day high of Rs 116.05 Shares of DLF on Thursday settled for the day with gains... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi wants checks on steep last-minute air fares Concerned over "predatory pricing" by airlines where the cost of tickets book
Modi wants checks on steep last-minute air fares
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Concerned over "predatory pricing" by airlines where the cost of tickets booked at the last-minute shoots up beyond the means of distraught passengers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for... Read more
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New Kerala
PM concerned over predatory pricing: Mahesh Sharma Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi ha
PM concerned over predatory pricing: Mahesh Sharma
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed deep concern over the practice of predatory pricing and called for urgent remedial measures to be... Read more
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The Hindu
Competition Commission of India (CCI) rejects plea against DLF's proposalThe Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Wednesday rejected anti-competitiv
Competition Commission of India (CCI) rejects plea against DLF's proposal
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Wednesday rejected anti-competitive practices charges against real estate major DLF in one of its project in the national capital region. The latest complaint pertained to apartments booked in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Edelweiss Tokio Life gets FIPB approval for Tokio Marint to raise stake to 49%Edelweiss Tokio Life has received approval from Foreign Investment Promotion Bo
Edelweiss Tokio Life gets FIPB approval for Tokio Marint to raise stake to 49%
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
Edelweiss Tokio Life has received approval from Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) for increasing its foreign joint venture partner Tokio Marine's stake to 49% in the company from 26%. According to Deepak Mittal, MD & CEO, Edelweiss Tokio... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indrajit Gupta: Global ambitions, local risksIn 2012-13, while researching a story, I came across an interesting trend that
Indrajit Gupta: Global ambitions, local risks
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
In 2012-13, while researching a story, I came across an interesting trend that blue-blooded investment bankers and country strategists had been advocating then: buying insurance from regulatory risks. For... Read more
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The Hindu
Consolidation could pick up amid demand slowdown in Cement industryCement demand impacted by cut down in government spending India’s cement secto
Consolidation could pick up amid demand slowdown in Cement industry
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Cement demand impacted by cut down in government spending India’s cement sector has been impacted by poor offtake from the infrastructure sector and a slow pick-up in real estate activity. And these have resulted in companies sitting on idle... Read more
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Business Standard India
Newsmaker: Harsh Vardhan LodhaShortly after Priyamvada Birla, Madhav Prasad Birla's widow, died in 2004, a wi
Newsmaker: Harsh Vardhan Lodha
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
Shortly after Priyamvada Birla, Madhav Prasad Birla's widow, died in 2004, a will bequeathing her estate, believed to be worth around Rs 5,000 crore, to well-known Kolkata-based chartered accountant Rajendra Singh Lodha surfaced. The "purported will... Read more
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Business Standard India
Irdai refuses any say to foreign partnersEven after raising stake to 49%, foreign insurers can't decide on strategy or p
Irdai refuses any say to foreign partners
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Even after raising stake to 49%, foreign insurers can't decide on strategy or productsEven after raising stake to 49%, foreign insurers can't decide on strategy or productsForeign partners in insurance... Read more
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Business Standard India
If customers want Ulips, we wont turn them awayHDFC Life will be the first insurer to list on the exchanges. Has the process b
If customers want Ulips, we wont turn them away
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
HDFC Life will be the first insurer to list on the exchanges. Has the process begun? As our chairman (Deepak Parekh) announced in the annual general meeting, the foreign direct investment (FDI) transaction (the proposed stake increase by foreign... Read more
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The Hindu
Birla Corporation to buy two Lafarge plants for Rs.5,000 croreWith the addition of these brands to its existing basket of brands, Birla Corpo
Birla Corporation to buy two Lafarge plants for Rs.5,000 crore
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
With the addition of these brands to its existing basket of brands, Birla Corporation will derive synergy benefits through consolidation of its capacity In a significant development, Birla Corporation has announced an agreement with Lafarge India to... Read more
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New Kerala
M and As in India's cement industry The cement industry in the country has seen a number of acquisitions and merg
M and As in India's cement industry
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
The cement industry in the country has seen a number of acquisitions and mergers over the past decade as foreign players like Lafarge, Holcim, Heidelberg and others began to enter the Indian market opting for the... Read more
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New Kerala
Birla Corp in Rs.5,000 cr deal with Lafarge for cement units The M.P. Birla Group on Monday said it was acquiring the cement business of L
Birla Corp in Rs.5,000 cr deal with Lafarge for cement units
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
The M.P. Birla Group on Monday said it was acquiring the cement business of Lafarge India for Rs.5,000 crore through a combination of internal accruals and fresh debt to add another 5.5... Read more
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The Hindu
Birla Corp to buy Lafarge India’s cement units for Rs. 5,000 croreBirla said it will acquire the cement business, comprising an integrated cement
Birla Corp to buy Lafarge India’s cement units for Rs. 5,000 crore
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Birla said it will acquire the cement business, comprising an integrated cement unit at Sonadih (Chhattisgarh), a cement grinding unit at Jojobera (Jharkhand). Birla Corporation today said it will acquire two cement units from Lafarge India having a... Read more
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Market Watch
LafargeHolcim to sell some Indian assets to BirlaPARIS--Recently formed Franco-Swiss cement major LafargeHolcim Ltd. (LHN.VX) Mo
LafargeHolcim to sell some Indian assets to Birla
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
PARIS--Recently formed Franco-Swiss cement major LafargeHolcim Ltd. (LHN.VX) Monday said it agreed to sell plants in India to local industrial group Birla Corp. (500335.BY) to meet a condition imposed by the Indian antitrust watchdog. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Birla Corp rallies on plan to buy cement businesses from LafargeThe stock has hit a high of Rs 519 on the NSE so far. The trading volumes on th
Birla Corp rallies on plan to buy cement businesses from Lafarge
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
The stock has hit a high of Rs 519 on the NSE so far. The trading volumes on the counter have more-than-doubled, with a combined 73,092 shares changing hands on the counter on the NSE and BSE till 09:45 AM. “The company has agreed to a transaction... Read more
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Business Standard India
Birla Corp to acquire Lafarge's assets in East India for Rs 5,000 crHarsh Lodha-led Birla Corporation on Monday said that it will acquire two units
Birla Corp to acquire Lafarge's assets in East India for Rs 5,000 cr
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
Harsh Lodha-led Birla Corporation on Monday said that it will acquire two units of Lafarge India for an enterprise value of Rs 5,000 crore. The assets comprise of an integrated cement unit at Sonadih (Chhattisgarh), a cement grinding unit at... Read more
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Business Wire
LafargeHolcim Enters into Agreement with Birla Corporation Limited for Divestment of Assets in India Subject to CCI ApprovalLafargeHolcim announces that it has entered into a letter agreement with Birla
LafargeHolcim Enters into Agreement with Birla Corporation Limited for Divestment of Assets in India Subject to CCI Approval
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
LafargeHolcim announces that it has entered into a letter agreement with Birla Corporation Limited subject to approval by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) for the divestment of certain of its assets in India as part of the merger of its... Read more
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The Hindu
Domestic airfares can’t be capped: CCI chiefAshok Chawla says that fixing a ceiling goes against the philosophy of competit
Domestic airfares can’t be capped: CCI chief
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
Ashok Chawla says that fixing a ceiling goes against the philosophy of competition. Amid demands for a mechanism to check domestic airfares, Ashok Chawla, Chairman of the Competition Commission of India (CCI), has said that capping of fares will... Read more
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The Hindu
Competition Commission of India (CCI) Chairman Ashok Chawla interviewCurrently, the CCI is probing whether there is cartelisation among carriers in
Competition Commission of India (CCI) Chairman Ashok Chawla interview
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
Currently, the CCI is probing whether there is cartelisation among carriers in fixing price of air tickets. Capping of airfares will violate competition norms as it stifles the movement of market forces, fair trade watchdog CCI’s chief Ashok Chawla... Read more
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Business Standard India
Health Insurance TPA of India to start operations in SeptClaims settlement of public sector general insurers to be quicker through in-ho
Health Insurance TPA of India to start operations in Sept
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
Claims settlement of public sector general insurers to be quicker through in-house health TPAClaims settlement of public sector general insurers to be quicker through in-house health TPA Health... Read more
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New Kerala
Reliance Infra's Q1 net profit down 12 percent Reliance Infrastructure on Wednesday reported a decline of 12.44 percent in i
Reliance Infra's Q1 net profit down 12 percent
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
Reliance Infrastructure on Wednesday reported a decline of 12.44 percent in its consolidated net profit for the first quarter (Q1) of the current fiscal. The company's consolidated net profit for Q1... Read more
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The Hindu
Competition watchdog CCI probing alleged manufacturer-tailer nexusThe Competition Commission of India has been looking into various instances inv
Competition watchdog CCI probing alleged manufacturer-tailer nexus
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
The Competition Commission of India has been looking into various instances involving e-commerce and high technology products. Keeping a close watch on the growing e-commerce market, fair trade regulator CCI is probing whether certain resale price... Read more
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Business Standard India
The elusive concept of controlSebi has so far been unable to zero in on a definition that lawyers have put fo
The elusive concept of control
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
Sebi has so far been unable to zero in on a definition that lawyers have put forwardSebi has so far been unable to zero in on a definition that lawyers have put forward The word 'control' means exercising direction and... Read more
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Business Standard India
In-house broom at realty bodyCredai thinking of suspending persistently erring members; president says clear
In-house broom at realty body
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
Credai thinking of suspending persistently erring members; president says clear code of conduct needed to improve sector's reputationCredai thinking of suspending persistently erring members; president says clear code of... Read more
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asianage
Foreign AMCs exit India businessSince Dec. ’13, four houses have left Pramerica Asset Managers Pvt Ltd, the In
Foreign AMCs exit India business
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
Since Dec. ’13, four houses have left Pramerica Asset Managers Pvt Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of US based Prudential Financial is set to acquire Deutsche Bank’s asset management business in India, a money manager with 10 times the asset size of... Read more
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