Pidilite eyes acquisition
Beijing, August 13
Pidilite Industries Ltd is scouting for acquisition of a Chinese adhesive company to expand its operations in the booming construction market of the Communist giant.
“After establishing a representative office in Shanghai, we are now looking at acquiring a Chinese adhesive company to expand our operations in China,” Country Manager-China, Pidilite Industries Ltd, Ranjan Mukherjee said.
Sahara to market low-cost laptops
New Delhi, August 13
Sahara Computers will focus on north India, especially Punjab, to sell laptops costing below Rs 25,000.
“Selling computers at that rate is not a distant dream anymore as the cost of production has come down due to growing volumes to meet the demand,” said Chief Operating Officer George Van Der Merwe of Sahara Computers and Electronics Ltd (SCEL), a joint venture between South Africa's Sahara Computers Ltd and the Sahara India Pariwar.
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OVL set to buy US firm
Dehra Dun, August 13
ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL), the overseas investment arm of ONGC, and Chinese firm Sinopec will pay about $820 million to acquire US firm Omimex de Columbia.
OVL-Sinopec will acquire 50 per cent stake of Omimex de Columbia by the month-end, industry sources said.