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Suzuki to start testing EV prototype in India from October: chairman

Sep 07 2018

NEW DELHI Japans's Suzuki Motor Corp will start testing prototypes of electric vehicles in India by October, its chairman said on Friday.

Nissan redraws India strategy, to focus on premium cars

Sep 06 2018

NEW DELHI Nissan Motor Co will produce and sell only premium vehicles in India, while using its sister brand Datsun to crack the mass budget car market, in a revamp of its strategy in the country, a company executive said on Thursday.

India wants EVs to be 15 percent of all vehicle sales in five years

Sep 06 2018

NEW DELHI India expects electric vehicles to make up 15 percent of all vehicles sales in five years, its transport minister said on Thursday, as the country tries to curb greenhouse gas emissions and dependency on fossil fuels.

India wants EVs to be 15 percent of all vehicle sales 5 yrs

Sep 06 2018

NEW DELHI, Sept 6 India expects electric vehicles to make up 15 percent of all vehicles sales in five years, its transport minister said on Thursday, as the country tries to curb greenhouse gas emissions and dependency on fossil fuels.

India soars above global average in hiring female airline pilots

Sep 05 2018

NEW DELHI When Shweta Singh wanted to become a pilot in India 20 years ago, she had to first persuade her parents to let her pick an uncommon profession for women, then deal with unwelcoming male colleagues in the cockpit.

Qatar Airways rethinks Indian plans due to foreign ownership rules

Sep 05 2018

NEW DELHI Qatar Airways is reviewing plans for its own domestic Indian airline due to "confusing" foreign ownership rules and could work with a partner in India or take a stake in IndiGo instead, its chief executive said on Tuesday.

India plans relief package for airlines as forecast losses mount

Sep 04 2018

NEW DELHI India said on Tuesday it was working on a relief package for its airline industry, which is forecast to lose up to $1.9 billion this financial year due to rising costs and low fares.

UPDATE 2-India plans relief package for airlines as forecast losses mount

Sep 04 2018

* Carriers struggle despite large jump in passenger numbers (Adds infrastructure issues, paragraphs 19-24)

Qatar Airways rethinks Indian plans due to foreign ownership rules

Sep 04 2018

NEW DELHI, Sept 4 Qatar Airways is reviewing plans for its own domestic Indian airline due to "confusing" foreign ownership rules and could opt to could work with a partner in India or take a stake in IndiGo instead, its chief executive said on Tuesday.

Indian airline losses could reach $1.9 bln this year -CAPA India

Sep 03 2018

* Carriers struggling despite large jump in passenger numbers

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