For generations, Indian farmer J. Ganesan’s family hired migrant labor to plant paddyfields in the heat of the country’s southern Tamil Nadu state. This year, Switzerland’s Syngenta AG will plant the crop for him.
Satyam Computer Services Ltd., the subject of India’s biggest corporate fraud, is luring investors including Nordea Bank AB and BNP Paribas SA with the highest return on equity among Asia’s 20 largest software developers.
Tanda Srinivas was lounging in the yard of his two-room house in the southern Indian village of Mondrai shortly after noon on Oct. 28 when his wife, Shobha, burst out of the door covered in flames and screaming for help.
India’s Andhra Pradesh state introduced its first solar-energy policy, offering tax benefits to projects and exemptions from power-transmission fees as the local government seeks investment to curb electricity shortages.