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Azim Premji bestowed with highest French civilian distinction Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur

On November 28, IT czar and philanthropist Azim Premji was bestowed with the highest French civilian distinction Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honour). Premji, who is the chairman of Bengaluru-headquartered IT major Wipro, received the distinction from the Ambassador of France to India Alexandre Ziegler. The award was bestowed on ..

News Today: September 29, 2011

Financial tax resisted by UK, proposed by European Commission Bank shares fell in London following the United Kingdom’s stand to oppose a financial transaction tax on European Union members proposed by the European Commission The Financial Transaction Tax would raise about € 57 bn yearly and would come into effect at the beginning of 2014 ..