Wipro to hire 25,000 techies in Karnataka: Azim Premji
Wipro to hire 25,000 techies in Karnataka: Azim Premji

The city-headquartered Wipro group has global IT services, consumer care and lighting, aerospace and healthcare systems business with the US-based GE, among others.

Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji, Dilip Shanghvi among world's 50 wealthiest people
Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji, Dilip Shanghvi among world's 50 wealthiest people

Three Indians - Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji and Dilip Shanghvi - have made it to a global list of 50 wealthiest people that is topped by Bill Gates.

 

Top 10 Most Generous Indians

Hurun India Philanthropy List has brought out the ranking of the most generous individuals from India.

PE investments seen at record $20 bn this year

An interesting trend in PE and Venture Capital investments this year was the involvement of high net worth individuals.

India's Top 10 Richest People in 2015

Mukesh Ambani has retained the tag as India’s richest for the ninth year in a row with a net worth of USD 18.9 billion even as declining macroeconomic barometers flattened the fortunes of the country’s uber-rich.

Wipro to acquire Germany's cellent AG for Rs 518 crore
Wipro to acquire Germany's cellent AG for Rs 518 crore

Country's third largest software services firm Wipro Wednesday said it will acquire German IT consulting firm cellent AG for 73.5 million euros (about Rs 518 crore).

ICICI Bank stock gains 2% on stake sale
ICICI Bank stock gains 2% on stake sale

Shares of ICICI Bank on Tuesday surged nearly 2 percent on the bourses after the company said it will sell 6 per cent stake in its life insurance arm ICICI Prudential Life for about Rs 1,950 crore.

 

Azim Premji's invesment firm puts in Rs 216 cr in Super Vasmol 33 maker

Hair-care player Hygienic Research Institute (HRI) Monday said Wipro chairman Azim Premji's investment firm has invested Rs 216 crore in it.

Wipro to train 10,000 on digital technologies this year

Software services firm Wipro Wednesday said it has launched a programme to train around 10,000 employees in digital technologies during the year.

Wipro Q2 net profit up 7.2% at Rs 2,235 crore, furloughs to impact Q3
Wipro Q2 net profit up 7.2% at Rs 2,235 crore, furloughs to impact Q3

Country's third largest software services firm Wipro Wednesday reported a 7.2 percent growth in consolidated net profit at Rs 2,235.4 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2015.

Wipro chosen as Chelsea FC's official digital and IT partner

Country's third-largest software services firm Wipro Thursday said it has been chosen as the official digital and IT partner for Chelsea Football Club.

Azim Premji, Shiv Nadar among world's 20 richest people in tech: Forbes

Premji is ranked 13th on Forbes' first ever list of '100 Richest People In Tech', followed by Nadar on the 14th spot.

Wipro shares slide nearly 4% post Q1 earnings

Shares of the country's third-largest software services firm Wipro were down nearly 4 percent Friday after the company's June quarter earnings failed to impress investors.

Wipro sets up team 'Unicorn' for digital push

In line with rivals TCS and Infosys, country's third largest software services firm Wipro today said it has set up a team of 200-250 professionals as part of its efforts to ramp up revenues from digital services.

Wipro Q1 Net up 4% to Rs 2,188 cr; Q2 guidance at 1.5-3.5%

Country's third-largest software services firm, Wipro Thursday reported four percent rise in net profit at Rs 2,187.7 crore for the June quarter, broadly in line with street expectations.

Wipro Q1 net profit rises 4% to Rs 2,188 crore

Country's third-largest software services firm, Wipro Thursday posted four percent growth in its net profit at Rs 2,187.7 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2015.

Wipro Q1 net profit up 4% to Rs 2,188 crore

India's third leading software service provider, Wipro Ltd on Thursday reported a net profit of 4 percent to Rs 2,188 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015.

Growth still not felt on ground; govt needs more time: Premji

A huge fall in oil and other commodity prices has helped the economy in a big way, but growth is still not felt on the ground, top industry leader Azim Premji said Wednesday.

Wipro aims to increase rate of patent filing

According to Wipro's Annual Report 2014-15, it has also set up a USD 100 million corporate venture capital fund to invest in startups as it looks to beef up its digital capabilities.