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Bhutan and Nissan sign deal for electric cars

South Asian country of Bhutan has teamed up with the Japan-based auto giant Nissan on February 21, 2014. A deal has been signed between Nissan and the country, which is gearing up to become the ultimate showcase for electric cars, as well as...
mobile payment

Tencent and Alibaba’s mobile payment war in China escalates

The mobile payment market in China for cab-calling services is becoming the point of conflict for leaders Alibaba and Tencent. Tencent’s Didi announced on February 18, 2014 that if taxi passengers pay their taxi fares through WeChat, they...
PHILIPPINES-ECONOMY-PROPERTY

Philippine property giant to invest in local healthcare

The Philippines-based property giant Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) is gearing up to contribute to the local healthcare industry, with an investment of more than P5 billion in order to build new hospitals and clinics all over the country. The new project...
THAI

Thai Airways launches in-flight connectivity for passengers

Thai Airways International – which is also known as THAI – is set to provide its customers with in-flight connectivity. For now, the new service will be offered on just a few flights and at a price. The carrier launched its Wi-Fi...
kerala

India’s Kerala region to attract tourists with adventure spots

Indian state government of Kerala is finding new ways to have a ten percent growth in tourists visits during 2014. In order to achieve this goal, the government is developing adventure and heritage spots to widen its target audience. S Harikishore,...
prius

Toyota announces global recall of 1.9 million Prius cars

Japanese auto giant Toyota announced a recall of 1.9 million Prius hybrid cars all over the world due to a fault. The fault in question can lead to a sudden slow down of the vehicle. The recent recall will most likely going to affect the Japanese...
zest

Tata Motors promises to launch 2 new cars every year

Indian auto giant Tata Motors is all set to increase its sales and has announced that it will launch two cars per year from now on. However, the company is yet to announce if it will launch new cars on entirely new platforms or variants of the...
heinz India

Heinz India to acquire local food companies

American food maker HJ Heinz Co is planning to focus on the company’s core brands in the near future. The company says that it will acquire local food companies, as well as reposition its flagship brand Complan in an attempt to improve...
china airlines

Chinese low-cost airlines to offer more discounts

A number of low-cost airlines in China now have a golden opportunity to expand themselves in the country’s aviation market, due to new aviation rules. A change in the regulation was recently introduced by the Civil Aviation Administration...
mercedez

Mercedes-Benz launches E250 Coupe limited edition in Japan

German luxury auto manufacturer Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a limited edition of its newly-improved E-Class Coupe in the Japanese market. The limited edition vehicle will be sold in Japan only. The latest model will be available only in the...