China to Buy India Coffee
Specialty Coffee Association of Hong Kong & the People's Republic of China Director Barry Yuen said that China has an estimated five million coffee drinkers whose needs are mostly met through imports.
PowerGrid to Raise Rs. 3800 Cr Debt
The Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) is planning to raise Rs. 3,800 crore (USD 863 million) through debt instruments such as bonds and loans during the fiscal year 2007-2008.
HOV Services to buy US BPO unit for Rs 600 cr
The Pune-based business processing outsourcing company HOV Services (HOVS) has agreed to acquire a US-based BPO for $148 million (over Rs 600 crore).
Mahindra-Renault-Nissan car facility near Chennai
Mahindra & Mahindra, Renault and Nissan today announced a joint venture to produce cars at a new plant near Chennai, at an investment of Rs 4,000 crore.
NTPC eyes Rs900cr from US pension funds
The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), the country’s largest power generator, is likely to raise around Rs 900 crore from US-based pension funds in the next financial year to fund its capacity addition programme under the Eleventh Plan.
Marine products export to EU up 34% in value
Marine products export increased by 13 per cent, both in volume and value, during the first nine months of the current fiscal.
NTPC bids for Globeleq's Egypt power plant
NTPC Ltd on Monday said it is submitting a bid to buy a 685.2-MW power project owned by British power investment firm Globeleq in Egypt.
Autoline acquires 51% in Stokota
Auto component company Autoline Industries Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding with special vehicle manufacturer Stokota NV to acquire 51 per cent stake in Stokota's global operations for approximately Rs 66.8 crore in cash and equity.
Granules picks Ridgeback as strategic investor
Granules India Ltd has decided to rope in Ridgeback Capital Investments, a US-based focused pharma fund, as a strategic investor.
Guj Ambuja sells 11% in ACIL to Holcim
Gujarat Ambuja Cement (GACL) today sold 11% stake in Ambuja Cement India (ACIL) to Swiss cement major Holcim for Rs 526.5 crore.