industry reports


Ancillaries take to high-end workstations

Sep 29, 2006

Hewlett-Packard India is keen to make the most of Indian auto ancillaries’ drive to employ workstations as a technology tool.


Rasandik’s Pune plant to kickstart exports

Sep 29, 2006

New Pune plant with tailor welded blanks line will spearhead Rasandik Engineering Industries' export drive to the US and Europe.


Pakistan moots new auto policy

Sep 29, 2006

Pakistan has mooted an automotive policy to take its industry ahead and has also decided to abolish its long-standing deletion programme pertaining to this sector.


Confusing fuel mix

Sep 29, 2006

Ethanol or natural gas? Thailand’s government struggles to find the right answer as neighbouring Philippines shows the way.


Why the oil will never run out

Sep 29, 2006

We’re running on fumes, say the doomwatchers, but industry expert Vijay V Vaitheeswaran reckons there is still plenty of gas left in the world’s tank.