Gartner Says India Has the Potential to Take a Lead in the Nexus of Cloud, Social, Mobile, and Information Computing

India’s unique socio-economic development could create a conducive climate for the development of the nexus of converging forces – social, mobile, cloud and information – which will form the basis of the technology platform of the future, according to Gartner, Inc. However, uncertainty over the country’s economy, infrastructure and population dynamics will mean that it …

Mechel Wins Award for Developing Elga Coal Deposit

Moscow, Russia – October 12, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces that its subsidiary Mechel Mining OAO won the Minex-2012 Mining Excellence Award’s Investor of the Year nomination for implementing the project on development of the Elga coal deposit. The award committee’s independent experts evaluated …

Mechel Announces Signing Cooperation Agreement with Russia’s Economic Development Ministry

 Moscow, Russia – October 12, 2012 – Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports signing an agreement with the Russian Federation’s Economic Development Ministry for cooperation aimed at support and development of the Group’s external economic operations. Within this agreement’s framework, the Economic Development Ministry will lend its …

Centuryply launches NESTA Furniture Store in Kolkata

The City of Joy embraces the authentic, stylish and exclusive furniture destination from the house of Centuryply Highlights- Centuryply plans to open 111 stores with 3.5 million square feet of retail space within the next 3 years The company plans to have about 35 stores in the Eastern Region An ET 500 company and a market leader in Plywood …

Become a good soul, the Social Media will follow

Social Media Marketing, like most things new, have its early adopters, early embracers and a whole world of people vaguely aware of the term – blind men shooting in the darkness on a moonless night. It is simple; it is easy to use and in its simplicity, incomprehensible to the corporate honchos used to their …

SIPRI statement on the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize

On two occasions—after the convulsion in the international system caused by World War II and the upheaval caused by the end of the cold war—closer cooperation in the framework of what has become the EU was an unequivocal statement that Europe is committed to peace and security between its member states. The EU is based …

RFEL finalist in 2012 Elektra Awards

Newport, Isle of Wight, UK – 12 October 2012 – RFEL, who specialize in high performance electronic signal processing solutions, is a finalist in this year’s Elektra Awards in the Embedded System Product of the Year. Its HyperSpeed™ Plus core offers unprecedented performance for Fast Fourier Transforms (FFTs) on an FPGA. http://www.elektraawards.co.uk/elektraawards2012/shortlist-2012 Dr Alex Kuhrt, …

Greenpeace activists occupy Taiwan shipbuilding yard to protest overfishing

Kaoshiung, Taiwan, October 12, 2012 – Ten Greenpeace activists occupied the largest shipbuilding yard in Taiwan on Friday, accusing the Taiwanese government of undermining international fishing agreements set up to combat the global overfishing crisis. Activists unfurled a large banner saying “Overfishing Starts Here” at the facility where massive industrial fishing boats destined to fish …