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In the Run-up to Windows 8, the Asia/Pacific PC Market Takes a Pause, Posting a 5% YoY Decline in 2012 Q3, IDC Reports

Singapore and Hong Kong, October 18, 2012 – IDC’s preliminary results show that the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) PC market grew 4% sequentially but declined 5% year-on-year in 2012 Q3 to reach 31.4 million units, coming in lower than IDC’s initial forecasts. Ongoing sluggishness in economies across the region continued to weigh down on consumer sentiments, with …

EVRAZ Q3 2012 Production Report and Interim Management Statement

Q3 2012 OPERATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS and RECENT DEVELOPMENTS: Consolidated crude steel production decreased by 3% compared to Q2 2012 mainly due to lower production at EVRAZ Vitkovice Steel in the Czech Republic and EVRAZ Highveld in South Africa. Despite reduced crude steel output total production volumes of steel products increased by 2% mostly due to greater …

Statement by the EC, ECB and IMF on Greece

“Staff teams of the European Commission (EC), the European Central Bank (ECB), and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have concluded their visit to Greece to discuss with the authorities the set of policies that could serve as a basis for the completion of the first review of the country’s economic adjustment program. “During the visit, …

IMF Launches Japan-Funded Project to Improve External Sector Statistics in Asia and Pacific Countries

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Japan have launched a three-year project to improve external sector statistics in Asia and Pacific countries. The project, funded by the Japanese government and implemented by the IMF, began this week with an opening workshop for mid- and senior-level central bank officials of the 10 Asian beneficiary countries: Bangladesh, …

Dazzling Durga Puja offer at NESTA Furniture Store – A chain of complete home lifestyle solutions by Centuryply

Kolkata, October 17, 2012: Home is where heart is..! Bearing this beautiful adage in mind, Nesta Furniture, a lifestyle store by Centuryply brings to you an exciting range of Durga Puja & inaugural offers and discounts on its exquisite range of readymade home furniture. Nesta Furniture provides stylish, authentic and exclusive wooden furniture and home …

Victorinox, thy name is Swiss functional luxury

The very name Victorinox spells Swiss class and functionality that never lets one down. Naturally, they have been items that have been mass desired and it is a matter of contended happiness that one will not have to travel abroad to possess them as they are now widely available in India. For a quick run …

Steel Minister Reviews Performance of MOIL

The Union Minister of Steel, Shri Beni Prasad Verma has reviewed the performance of MOIL Limited, a PSU under the Ministry of Steel for the first half of the financial year 2012-13 here today. The Secretary, Ministry of Steel, Shri D.R.S. Chaudhary was also present on the occasion. Shri K. J. Singh Chairman-cum-Managing Director made …