RAHUL BAJAJ

  • First time an Indian-born is getting the Nobel Peace Prize: Industralist Rahul Bajaj December 10, 2014

    Industralist Rahul Bajaj has reached Oslo for the Nobel ceremony. "It is a proud moment for India. We are proud of Mother Teresa but this is the first time that an Indian-born is getting the Nobel Peace Prize," said Rahul Bajaj. ...
  • Rajiv Bajaj bags IOTY in business category December 20, 2013

    MD and CEO of Bajaj Auto Ltd, Rajiv Bajaj bagged the IOTY award in business category. The 42 years old Rajiv Bajaj is considered to be one of the most promising and successful businessmen who reinvented the automobile major Bajaj in India. ...
  • I am no saint, says Bajaj Auto Chairman Rahul Bajaj November 22, 2013

    Rahul Bajaj Chairman, Bajaj Auto Age 75 Rank in the Rich List 20 Net Worth $3 billion Key Learning Every top business school today teaches family business. The basic principles that come to my mind are love, truth and nonviolence. You follow those, then there will be no problems. If you don't,...
  • Shape up, or we'll ship out: India Inc to policymakers September 9, 2013

    After the rapid slide in the rupee this year, the message from the country's corporate titans to the government is clear: shape up and fix the problems or more companies will expand their business abroad and deprive the economy of investment. Many, such as entrepreneur Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, are already doing just...
  • Rahul Bajaj happy about lenient sentence to Rajat Gupta October 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Industrialist Rahul Bajaj on Thursday welcomed the relatively lenient twoyear jail term which a US court awarded to former McKinsey head Rajat Gupta for insider trading. "Under the American law, there was no way his request for community service without going to jail (would have been accepted). We knew...
  • Coalgate: India Inc lashes out at government, Opposition August 28, 2012

    Deepak Parekh, Rahul Bajaj and Adi Godrej expressed deep disappointment at the deadlock in Parliament over the alleged coal scam. ...
  • Mamata is economically illiterate: Biocon chief March 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, an Indian entrepreneur and chairman and MD of Biocon Limited came out strongly against Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Thursday, tweeting that her party was going to be a "bane" for West Bengal. "Mamta is a dangerous, populist demagogue: economically illiterate but politically astute ...
  • Don't think I was misquoted on bailout: Bajaj November 14, 2011

    New Delhi: Bajaj Auto chief Rahul Bajaj on Monday clarified his comments on the issue of the government giving a bailout to the cashstrapped Kingfisher Airlines. Bajaj said that he did not think he was misquoted, adding that his comment was not in reference to Kingfisher but to the whole private...
  • India Inc hits out, calls for better governance November 13, 2011

    New Delhi: The World Economic Forum is holding India Economic Summit at Mumbai and corporate giants have called for better governance and faster decision making process. It is clearly Delhi that has dominated the agenda with Indian industry doyens led by Mukesh Ambani sending out a clear message to the government...
  • Pvt sector should not be bailed out: Rahul Bajaj November 13, 2011

    Mumbai: Amid debtridden Kingfisher Airlines seeking Government assistance, Bajaj Auto chief Rahul Bajaj on Sunday said private sector should not be bailed out and "those who die must die". "I am proud private sector man and I don't see any logic of bailing out any private...
  • Anna should have waited for Parliament: Bajaj August 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha MP Rahul Bajaj on Tuesday called the arrest of Anna Hazare and members of his team unfortunate. He feared that following Anna's arrest protests would break out across the country. "Firstly the arrest of Anna Hazare and Team Anna is very unfortunate. Second what I find is...
  • India Inc finally comes in support of Anna April 8, 2011

    Industry captains like Rahul Bajaj, Adi Godrej, Kiran MazumdarShaw, Sunil Munjal and Uday Kotak have come out in support of Anna Hazare's crusade. ...
  • Budget 2011: Rahul Bajaj's suggestions February 24, 2011

    Ahead of Budget 2011, Chairman of Bajaj Auto, Rahul Bajaj suggests ways to tackle inflation. ...
  • Some industrialists are corrupt: Rahul Bajaj December 14, 2010

    New Delhi: Bajaj Group Chairman Rahul Bajaj says there are some corrupt industrialists just like some corrupt politicians. Rahul Bajaj made the comment while reacting to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement of Radia tapes leak and corporate responsibility while inaugurating the India Corporate Week 2010 in New Delhi on Tuesday. "Any...
  • Is India Inc also responsible for 2G scam? November 16, 2010

    Rajya Sabha MP and Bajaj Auto Ltd Chairman Rahul Bajaj spoke to CNNIBN about Corporate India's role in the 2G spectrum case. ...
  • Deepak Parekh, Rahul Bajaj debate over yrend GDP March 10, 2009

    The quarterthree figures for this year have badly hit Indias hope for 7 per cent growth. In turn the governments response could dangerously kick up the fiscal deficit and with elections just 70days away, the future could be clouded with uncertainty. So what does this mean? What will GDP numbers...
  • Bailout auto sector, PSU banks must lend freely: Bajaj December 16, 2008

    New Delhi: Rahul Bajaj, Chairman of Bajaj Auto and a Member of Parliament raised concerns in the Parliament over neglect of the auto sector. He proposed that the finance ministry should involve itself in a solution so that the vehicle manufacturers thrive in a market down turn economy. "The honourable Finance...
  • Terror attack an attack on Indian economy: India Inc November 27, 2008

    New Delhi: Describing the Mumbai terror strike that claimed at least 101 lives as an "attack on Indian economy", industry leaders on Thursday called for "stronger leadership and tougher laws" to fight the menace. "Last night's attack is a clear and unambiguous attack on the Indian economy and all its participants....
  • India Inc not in tune with Chidambaram over price cut November 19, 2008

    New Delhi: Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram had on Tuesday asked Indian companies to cut prices to boost demand and tide over the economic slowdown. However, many companies have ruled out a cut in price of their goods and services. "The classic response to a demand slowdown is to cut prices," P...
  • FTN: India Inc must cut cost to survive economic crisis November 13, 2008

    The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) figures rose to 4.8 per cent in September from a dismal 1.4 per cent in the month before. But experts warn that it is not yet time to rejoice as the situation could worsen due to global economic meltdown. Companies are putting expansion plans on...
  • Automaker Bajaj's profit down by Rs 15 crore July 10, 2008

    Mumbai: Bajaj Holdings and Investment, the company formed out of demerging Bajaj Auto, has reported lower net profit of Rs 15 crore during the first quarter of the current financial year compared to Rs 55 crore in the same period last year on a stand alone basis. Income from operations was...
  • We're tired of waiting; go for polls, Bajaj tells PC March 3, 2008

    New Delhi: Amidst many views that Budget 2008 09 signals earlier than scheduled General Elections, renowned industrialist and Rajya Sabha Member Rahul Bajaj on Monday asked the government to go in for early polls so that uncertainties could end and nation could move ahead with economic reforms. "We...
  • Pune airport shut for repairs, business houses stranded February 6, 2008

    Pune: Chairman, Bajaj Auto Ltd, Rahul Bajaj's is upset. While other business heads like Mukesh Ambani and Ratan Tata will soon play host to a powerful 55member delegation from Washington DC, Bajaj Auto Ltd will have to wait for their next trip. The reason the Pune airport will stay...
  • IITB turns 50, ropes in India Inc to chart future August 6, 2007

    Mumbai: From September 5, the IIT Bombay campus will be in the thick of celebrations as that is when it will kick off its 18month Golden Jubilee celebrations. It's time to look back at its past and chart out its future. Says IIT Bombay Director, Ashok Misra, "We have...
  • Bajaj Auto unveils demerger plan May 18, 2007

    Mumbai: Ending months of speculation over a possible split of the Bajaj Auto empire, the company's board on Thursday approved a scheme to demerge its nonauto business from the flagship company and create a holding company for the two. Announcing the plans, Bajaj Auto Chairman Rahul Bajaj said the move to...
  • CLB steps into Bajaj family dispute March 13, 2007

    New Delhi: The family feud in the Bajaj family witnessed a new development on Tuesday when the Company Law Board stayed all board meetings of the two holding companies Bajaj Sevashram and Jamnalal Sons Pvt Ltd and asked Rahul Bajaj to file a reply by March 30. The order...
  • Bajaj family fued deepens March 12, 2007

    Mumbai: The fouryear Bajaj family fued is not about to end in a hurry. Chairman of Bajaj Auto Rahul Bajaj's brother Shishir's son, Kushagra Bajaj, reportedly says his uncle violated an MoU between the families and is preparing to take over Bajaj Hindustan by boosting stake in it. I've got...
  • No division between sons: Rahul Bajaj March 9, 2007

    New Delhi: Bajaj Auto chairman Rahul Bajaj on Friday said that his sons, Rajiv and Sanjiv, would continue to be part of the company even after the proposed demerger takes place. "Both the boys will clearly continue to be in Bajaj Auto, no doubt about it," PTI quoted Bajaj as...
  • How MPs waste Rs 20,000 in 60 sec March 5, 2007

    New Delhi: While the Ottavio Quattrocchi detention and deportation issues continue to create ripples in the diplomatic circles, the impact is also being felt by the Indian taxpayers. As Parliament continues to face multiple adjournments on the Qissue, its the common mans money that goes down the drain. Parliament disruptions cost...