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12 March 2003

ICICI Onesource Evolves New Code Against Sexual Harassment [India]

Author: Tarun Narayan, Financial Express [India]

Corporates are slowly waking up to issues of sexual harassment in the workplace and how they will impact employees. At ICICI Onesource Ltd, it’s therefore deploying initiatives that will therefore better team management and awareness enhancement. A...

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20 December 2003

Lupin Labs Bags Corporate Social Responsibility Award [India]

Author: Hindu Business Line

Lupin Laboratories Ltd has bagged the Businessworld-FICCI-SEDF Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award 2003 for its contribution in the field of community development. The company has taken significant initiatives towards empowering women in...

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5 September 2005

E-waste protest at Wipro doorstep [India]

Author: B.R. Srikanth, Telegraph [India]

Greenpeace activists today launched a campaign against the stockpile of e-waste...at the corporate headquarters of Wipro...“We consider the only way to deal with the growing problem of e-wastes is for the corporates to design clean electronics with...

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1 November 2005

[PDF] Indian Attraction - Profitable multinationals as subsidy junkies – A study of incentives for foreign investment in India

Author: Patrik Oskarsson, for Finnwatch

India’s IT miracle is built on Software Technology Parks, a similar concept to the SEZ. About 85 per cent of software exports come from these parks, where concessions on taxes, land and infrastructure costs, as well as on labour rights, have been made...

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31 December 2005

[PDF] Carbon Disclosure Project Report 2006 - Asia ex-Japan

Author: Carbon Disclosure Project, ASrIA, Trucost

In 2006, CDP [Carbon Disclosure Project] extended [its] information request to over 2000 companies in total, which included 125 from Asia excluding Japan... Overall, only 26% of the companies responded to the information request...The mixed response...

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1 January 2006

Carbon Disclosure Project, in which investors request corporate disclosure on carbon risk & management: ASrIA analyses findings for Asian companies

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30 March 2006

India: Intel launches "Community PC" platform adapted to rural conditions to support village Internet kiosks & economic development

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30 March 2006

Intel unveils PCs for India’s rural areas

Author: Anita Jain, Financial Times

Intel on Thursday unveiled a personal computer designed for use in India’s rural areas as part of an initiative to set up 200,000 internet kiosks over the next two years in villages across the country.... Intel’s move follows the recent launch of an...

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18 April 2007

India's Skewed Sex Ratio Puts GE Sales in Spotlight

Author: Peter Wonacott with Binny Sabharwal, Wall Street Journal

General Electric Co. and other companies have sold so many ultrasound machines in India that tests are now available in small towns... GE has waded into India's market as the country grapples with a difficult social issue: the abortion of female...

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5 June 2007

India’s special economic zones - An ethics black hole

Author: Rajesh Chhabara, Ethical Corporation

...new regulations will allow developers to buy land directly from farmers for special economic zones...Human rights groups are outraged by the large-scale displacements and loss of livelihoods that the SEZs will cause. ..More than 86,000 hectares of...

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