Recent years witnessed the rise of corporates in new domains as also the fall of established ones. Remember the dominance of Chrysler, Kodak and GE in the US and their precipitous fall? The IT evolution threw up new giants not just confined to the US but across the globe. New
T R Gopalan, Regional Director, Indo-German Chamber of Commerce, mentioned increasing investments from Germany in Tamil Nadu. With the reputation of Germany in engineering excellence there is increasing interest in hi-tech companies setting up manufacturing facilities in Tamil Nadu. The latest is Witzenmann India that opened its production facility at Chromepet.
Make Chennai the Fintech capital and build this around Anna Salai, re-developed along with the completion of the metro rail work - N Krishnakumar F C Kohli set up the first campus of TCS in Chennai in 1999 and helped forge relationships with academic institutions. The Tidel Park soon followed and
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to the granddaddy of the IT industry, F C Kohli (94). The large audience at CII Connect 2018, applauded with a standing ovation. In his acceptance speech, Kohli described how it all began in 1968. A product of MIT,
For two years 2016-17 and 2017-18 there was a fall in production of coffee. While domestic consumption doubled over a decade, according to the Coffee Board, exports have not been promising. The recent extensive damage caused by rains predict a steep fall in production of coffee in the coming season. “There