NEW DELHI/ SHIRDHON, India, Nov 28- Pandurang Ghorpade has the weather to thank as he hands out celebratory sweets to neighbours eager for a ride on his prized new possession, a gleaming red tractor bought in anticipation of a bumper harvest.» Read More
LONDON, July 11- Britain will kick off controversial talks to put its 159 billion pound military equipment buying programme in the hands of a private company as soon as Friday, as it battles to clamp down on cost overruns and delays, industry sources said.
LONDON, July 5- When a modest IT firm in southern England won a 13- million pound local authority contract in 1988, it was a huge coup for a business that had annual revenue of just 4.3 million pounds.
*Molycorp climbs after SEC investigation. *Accenture tumbles after earnings, outlook. Accenture PLC tumbled 8.9 percent to $73.10 in premarket trading after the outsourcing and consulting services provider cut its full-year outlook and reported third-quarter revenue below analysts' estimates.
June 27- Outsourcing and consulting services provider Accenture Plc reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue as consulting income dropped 2 percent. Accenture shares were down 4 percent in extended trading. Net income rose to $874.1 million, or $1.21 per share, in the third quarter, from $762.8 million, or $1.03 per share, a year earlier.
AMMAN, June 26- In the bustling Baramka district in the heart of Damascus, sounds of iron hammering by mechanics busily repairing cars can be heard next to the large excavated site of an uncompleted $400 million twin skyscraper project.
Jigar Shah, senior VP at Kim Eng India, tells CNBC a fall in IT outsourcing company, Tech Mahindra's growth is coming because a low margin of acquisitions.
Michael Foust, CEO at Digital Realty, speaks about the cost effectiveness of data centers and current trends in the industry along with business model, growth prospects and the company's acquisition plans.
Richard Leupen, CEO, UGL Group discusses his company's full year earnings with CNBC. He expects China to continue to be a growth driver for the company.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the details on why major portions of the new San Francisco Bay Bridge were made in China.
Aafter years of pain for America’s manufacturing sector and its workers, some economists and analysts are wondering if the tide may be turning.
President Obama and Vice President Biden are hosting a forum today in an effort to promote "insourcing" American jobs. Business leaders will meet with the President to talk about why insourcing is needed to help create jobs and attract investing dollars from companies looking to establish or grow U.S. subsidiaries.
CP Gurnani, CEO of IT services provider Mahindra Satyam says the firm could benefit from Europe's troubles as European companies look to cut costs.
Security and outsourcing company G4S is planning to spend 200 million pounds ($330 million) per year on acquisitions, the company's CEO told CNBC Tuesday, after the company beat analyst expectations to post first-half earnings growth of 8 percent.
A look at what's behind the company's success and and its future plans for growth, with Pierre Nanterme, Accenture CEO and William Green, Accenture chairman.
Discussing the growing demand for IT consultancy services, with Girija Pande, Tata Consultancy Services Asia Pacific chairman.
What is Sri Lanka’s contribution to global outsourcing? Accountants. The New York Times reports.
With US companies exporting jobs to India, outsourcing companies have outperformed the Nasdaq over the past 6 months. Here's how to play it.
Under fierce pressure to cut costs, large Japanese companies are increasingly outsourcing and sending white-collar operations to China and Southeast Asia, where doing business costs less than in Japan. The New York Times reports.
Even Snapple, an American iced tea maker with a homespun image, is outsourcing work to an Indian company. But in a twist, the deal may increase jobs in the United States.
Challenger, Gray & Christmas reported today the pace of tech industry job cuts jumped 167 percent in the second half of 2008, with computer, electronics and telecom firms slashing 186,995 jobs in 2008. It's the highest total since the 228,325 job cuts in 2003. And January is shaping up to be equally brutal.