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Monthly Archives: May 2012

infiniti

Nissan’s Infiniti brand opens headquarters in Hong Kong

The upscale infiniti brand of Nissan, unveiled its new global headquarters in Hong Kong on May 22, 2012. With the opening of the new headquarters the Japan based automaker aims to use the southern Chinese financial centre to grab a bigger share...
laptop

South Delhi Corporators demand latest laptops

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on May 22, passed a proposal to purchase the latest model laptops for its 104 councillors. Though they might not know how to operate a computer, but this has not refrained the councillors from demanding...
bank of japan

Bank Of Japan maintains ultra low interest rates

On May 23, 2012 the Bank Of Japan maintained its key interest rate unchanged between zero and 0.1 %. The bank also said that it would leave a 70 trillion yen asset purchase programme in place. The unanimous decision to maintain the...
tokyo

Elevators at Tokyo Sky Tree shut down due to strong wind on opening day

On May 22, 2012 the opening day of the Tokyo Sky Tree, the world’s tallest communications tower, the operators were forced to shut down its elevators due to strong winds. This left some of the visitors stranded at the 450 meter high observation...
idea

Now Idea Cellular slashes its 3G tariffs up to 70 percent

After the Indian telecom giant Bharti Airtel cut the rates of its 3G tariff, Aditya Birla Group’s Idea Cellular has also announced the slashed tariff of its 3G services by up to 70 percent. The move was expected when Airtel announced a heavy...
BSNL

BSNL to compensate landline owners by waiving rental

State owned telecom company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) might compensate its customers whose telephone lines have been discontinued for more than 10 days by waiving off the rental in the city of Nashik. The telephones lines of the residents...
sonography

Sonography centres to stop ultrasound tests to protest against government

The owners of the private sonography centres in Jaipur have now decided to stop conducting the ultrasound tests on pregnant women from May 22, 2012. The decision has been taken after the private sonography centres have alleged unfair treatment...
lenovo

Lenovo launches two affordable desktops in India

Chinese based company Lenovo has on May 22, 2012 announced the launch of two new additions to its desktop series in the Indian market. The company has announced the IdeaCentre H430 and IdeaCentre H520s. The company claims that the...
tokyo sky tree

Tokyo Sky Tree, world’s tallest communications tower opened

The world’s tallest communications tower and second highest building, the Tokyo Sky Tree was on May 22, 2012. The tower measures 634 meters in height and the tourism officials hope that it would be a big draw for the visitors. The...
japan

Several Solar eclipse observants visit eye doctors in Japan

Post the observation of the solar eclipse on May 21, at least 16 people in Japan visited eye clinics due to pain and other eye problems. People from about 16 prefectures faced problems after improper viewing of the eclipse. The Japanese...