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Volvo Group Q1 Profit Rises - Quick Facts

India, April 25 -- Volvo Group (VOLVY.PK) reported that its net income attributable to equity holders of the parent company for the first quarter increased to 4.73 billion Swedish kronor from the prior year's 3.77 billion kronor. Earnings per share rose to 2.33 kronor from 1.85 kronor last year.

Adjusted operating income for the quarter was 7.03 billion kronor, up from 4.46 billion kronor in the previous year.

There were no adjustments in the l... Read More


Tata Motors Jamshedpur Plant bags Green Governance Award

Jamshedpur, April 25 -- Tata Motors Jamshedpur Plant has won the prestigious Srishti G-Cube Award for Good Green Governance in the Manufacturing Non-Process category: Level 1, for the seventh consecutive time. The award was given at a glittering function for Earth Day organised by Srishti Publications at the India International Centre, New Delhi.

Tata Motors - Pune, Lucknow and Pantnagar Plants were declared joint runners-up in the same category... Read More


Maruti set to launch next-generation Dzire

New Delhi, April 25 -- After close to 1.4 million Dzire's sold, the country's largest carmaker Maruti-Suzuki is introducing the third-generation of the compact sedan in India next month. The Dzire is the most popular vehicle in its category, selling 190,000 units last fiscal and had a 50 per cent marketshare in a segment that includes the Hyundai Xcent, Ford Figo Aspire and Honda Amaze. Speaking to the media ahead of the launch of the vehicle, RS... Read More


Three CRPF personnel injured in Maoist attack in Jharkhand

India, April 24 -- At least three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were injured in a suspected Maoist attack in the Daltonganj area in Jharkhand on Monday.

According to preliminary reports, the three injured personnel belonged to the Jharkhand-based Jaguar Commandoes.

They attacked took place in Pipardhaba area in Jharkhand's Daltonganj.

An MI-17 has been dispatched from Ranchi to bring the injured paramilitary personnel back from... Read More


Tata Motors' arm slashes prices of two models in India

India, April 24 -- Tata Motors' subsidiary -- Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has slashed prices of two models in India by up to Rs 4.08 lakh.

The company has cut the price of the diesel-powered Land Rover Discovery Sport by Rs 4.08 lakh to Rs 43.8 lakh from the earlier price of Rs 47.88 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Besides, it has also reduced the price of the Range Rover Evoque diesel by Rs 3.25 lakh to Rs 45.85 lakh from Rs 49.10 lakh earlier.

Price r... Read More


Mac-Benz Maciej i Barbara Klaczkiewicz Spolka Jawna secures contract for Fuels

Poland, April 24 -- Contract Id: 714136

Description: Poland based Mac-Benz Maciej i Barbara Klaczkiewicz Spolka Jawna has secured contract from Przedsiebiorstwo Uslug Komunalnych Komorniki Sp. z o.o. for Fuels.

The contract is valued approximately Lowest offer 2 216 890.00 PLN / Highest offer 2 217 904.00 PLN.

Country: Poland

Sector: Industry

Contract awarded to Mac-Benz Maciej i Barbara Klaczkiewicz Spolka Jawna ul. Lipowa 72A Szamotuy 65-5... Read More


Technic Auto, Mercedes-Benz, Theobald Trucks, Alca, Herber, Milauto, Peugeot Bailly, Ford secures contract for Motor vehicles

France, April 24 -- Contract Id: 713866

Description: France based Technic Auto, Mercedes-Benz, Theobald Trucks, Alca, Herber, Milauto, Peugeot Bailly, Ford has secured contract from GCS de Sarreguemines for Motor vehicles.

The amount of contract is not disclosed.

Country: France

Sector: Industry

Contract awarded to Technic Auto, Mercedes-Benz, Theobald Trucks, Alca, Herber, Milauto, Peugeot Bailly, Ford Sarreguemines Forbach, Saint-Avold Sar... Read More


Volvo Truck Center Atlantique secures contract for Refuse-compaction vehicles

France, April 24 -- Contract Id: 713698

Description: France based Volvo Truck Center Atlantique has secured contract from CCPBS for Refuse-compaction vehicles.

The contract is valued approximately 102 000.00 EUR.

Country: France

Sector: Industry

Contract awarded to Volvo Truck Center Atlantique 17 rue des piliers de la chauvini-re Saint-Herblain 44816 France

Contract awarded to executing agency: CCPBS 17 rue Raymonde Folgoas-Guillou, CS 820... Read More


Clio GT-Line: Richly furnished and fun to drive

South Africa, April 24 -- Renault South Africa has enhanced its award-winning Clio five-door hatchback range with a stepped-up GT-Line model and it is a real show-stealer, both in looks and performance.

The new GT-Line is powered by an F1-inspired 88kW 1.6-litre turbo-petrol engine which kicks outs out a lively 88kW which is transferred to the tarmac via a sporty six gear short-shift transmission.

Livelier than figures suggest

The latest Renau... Read More


World's Number one luxury car brand's showcase event to take place

Sri Lanka, April 24 -- The Mercedes-Benz Pageant, which opens to lovers and enthusiasts of Mercedes- Benz cars throughout Sri Lanka once a year, is not just a pageant.

It is a showcase of benchmarks and greatness, of the ultimate driving experience of the world's Number One luxury car brand. It is also a gathering where friends, well-wishers, and relatives get together to celebrate the three-pointed star that has driven the world on for the past... Read More