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Jet-Etihad deal scrutinized by Singapore competition watchdog

Jet-Etihad alliance runs into more hurdles over Singapore’s scrutiny. The Competition Commission of Singapore has seemed to have added to more road blocks for the alliance between Indian carrier Jet Airways and Abu Dhabi’s Etihad. The...
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Jaguar and Land Rover launch in Myanmar

Luxury automobile brands are all set to hit the Myanmar market. The British auto makers – Jaguar and Land Rover – launched their first showroom and service centre in Yangon, Myanmar along with local partner Capital Automotive Ltd....
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Google to acquire satellite maker Skybox

In another ‘Moonshot’ deal, tech giant Google to acquire satellite maker Skybox. Search engine giant Google is all set to buy Skybox Imaging. The recent deal will help as a launching pad for the internet giant to have its own fleet...
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Alibaba to merge with UCWeb in China

China’s Alibaba group all set to expand in the mobile sector. China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group made a statement on June 11, 2014 saying that it will buy over the remaining shares of mobile browser firm UCWeb. This deal will...
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Rising costs spell doom for AirAsia expansion plans

AirAsia to clip a few wings as rising costs make expansion difficult. Low-cost Indonesian carrier AirAsia has withdrawn its plans to open new international routes from the Archipelago. The plans have been cancelled due to the rising input costs...
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Toyota to use China-made hybrid engines

Japanese automotive manufacturer – Toyota – to use China-made hybrid engines in its cars. Auto giant Toyota Motors announced that hybrid powertrain which are made in China will be used in Toyota’s Corolla Models. The engines...
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Jakarta to speed up issuance of Chevron permits

The government of Indonesia has promised to speed up the issuance of permits for the development of Indonesia Deepwater Development projects. The coordinating Economic Minister Chairul Tanjung said that the projects also include many oil and...
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India Gadget Expo – 2014 all set to take place in Hyderabad

India Gadget Expo – 2014 is all set to unveil itself this month. India is all set to host a one of a kind event – India Gadget Expo 2014 which will be held in the Indian city of Hyderabad from June 19 – 22, 2014. India is a...
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Eisai to unveil new carbonated supplement drink

Japan based pharmaceutical company Eisai Co has announced on May 28, 2014 that it will launch its new carbonated supplement drink – Chocola BB Sparkling Salty Natsumikan Flavor, classified as a Food with Nutrient Function. The new product...
Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, poses before addressing the annual shareholders meeting in Mumbai

Reliance Industries to acquire Network 18

Indian business giant Reliance Industries Limited is all set to take over the popular TV news channels like CNN IBN, CNBC TV 18, IBN 7 and Lokmat through the Network 18 group. The company will be taking over Network 18 with an infusion of a...