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Priceline invests $500 million in China's Ctrip

Priceline Group expands partnership with Ctrip

By agreeing to invest $500 million in a two-year-old deal, Priceline Group expands partnership with Ctrip, China’s biggest online travel company. Owner of renowned websites, such as Booking.com, Agoda.com and Priceline.com, Priceline Group...
Apollo Tyres Managing Director Neeraj Kanwar

Apollo Tyres to invest €500 million in Eastern Europe

Moving further west, Apollo Tyres to invest €500 million in Eastern Europe to set up a greenfield facility In a bid to set up its first greenfield facility, one of the leading tyre manufacturers in India, Apollo Tyres is to invest €500 million...

Xiaomi displaces Samsung in China to lead world’s largest market

Xiaomi displaces Samsung in China, becomes leading vendor for smartphones in the world’s largest market Beijing-based phone maker Xiaomi has displaced Samsung to lead in China, the world’s largest market for smartphones, despite...
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Walmart.com introduces new changes for better shopping experience

In a bid to further its e-commerce wing, Walmart.com introduces new changes that will delight shoppers. Wal-Mart’s online shopping arm is all set to compete with its market archival Amazon.com. The online giant – Walmart.com –...
Nepal India

India-Nepal power trade agreement deferred

Difference of opinion on draft details delays India-Nepal power trade agreement. Neighboring Asian countries India and Nepal will soon be signing a power trade agreement (PTA). The deal was supposed to be locked during Prime Minister Narendra...
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Indian factories record fastest growth in 17 months

Recording the fastest growth since July, Indian factories doing better. The factory activity in India has increased in recent times and has been at its fastest growth pace in 17 months in July 2014. Companies had responded to new orders by...

Hertz rolls out Family and Prestige Collections in Singapore

Renting cars to become a more enjoyable experience as Hertz rolls out Family and Prestige Collections in Singapore. US-based Hertz Corporation – the world’s largest car rental service – has now launched The Family and Prestige...
Flipkart $1 Billion

India’s Flipkart gets $1 billion fund inflow

Flipkart rakes in $1 billion from investors. India’s online retail giant – Flipkart – has managed the biggest round of fund-raising in the Indian e-commerce industry.  Flipkart managed to rake in a $1 billion, pumping the...
amazon

Amazon to open 5 more delivery centers in India

In a bid to improve customer service Amazon to open 5 more delivery centers in India. Online retail giant Amazon is all set to open 5 new centers across in India. The move will be taken by the retail giant so as to ensure faster product delivery...
Worker installs electric power cable at a newly constructed power station in Jammu

Reliance Power to completely buy over Jaiprakash Power’s hydropower unit

Reliance Power all set to become India’s largest private hydropower supplier. Indian business giant Reliance Power Ltd is all set to completely buy over Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd’s entire hydropower business. The announcement...