Articles By Geetha Pillai

From Companies Jan 10, 2013

Foxconn Faces Bribery Probe by Chinese Authorities

Taiwanese iPhone manufacturer has spoken to agents for Samsung Electronics, Panasonic and Sony as part of probe.

From Economy Jan 07, 2013

City of London Finance Jobs Down 35% Amid Weak Economy

Hiring is expected to pick up in 2013 as eurozone crisis fears have reduced.

From Economy Jan 07, 2013

Banks Get More Time and Flexibility for Basel-III Compliance

The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision broadens guidelines on "liquidity coverage ratio" for full Basel-III compliance.

From Economy Jan 05, 2013

India Revives $2 Billion Tax Claim Against Vodafone

The notice follows failed negotiations with Vodafone officials, according to a report.

From Economy Jan 04, 2013

Germany Aims More Spending Cuts by 2014

Germany plans to implement more austerity measures that may affect social spending.

From Global Markets Jan 04, 2013

European Markets Open Lower on Fed Minutes Concerns

Minutes of the Federal Reserve's December policy meeting reflect members' concerns over continuation of the asset-purchasing programme.

From Global Markets Jan 04, 2013

Asian Shares Except Japan Down on Fed Minutes

Concerns over the future of Fed's asset purchase programme trigger fresh uncertainties in the financial markets.

From Politics & Policy Jan 03, 2013

Google's Eric Schmidt to Visit North Korea

Schmidt will be the first high-profile US executive to visit Pyongyang in recent times.

From Companies Jan 03, 2013

Starbucks Set to Open First Store in Vietnam to Boost Asia Expansion

Starbucks is on an aggressive expansion in the Asia-Pacific region to counter stagnant growth in the US.

From Economy Jan 02, 2013

ArcelorMittal to Sell $1.1 Billion Stake in Canada Mines Unit to Asian Consortium

The deal helps China Steel and Posco to secure long-term iron ore supply.