Ashok Leyland, HPCL to offer roadside assistance to CVs

Ashok Leyland has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) to jointly offer ‘Sadak ka Saathi’, a roadside assistance programme for commercial vehicles. Continue Reading

Tesla has not been in touch with us: Leyland top man

Commercial vehicle major Ashok Leyland reported a revenue of Rs 29,055 crore and a net profit of Rs 1,983 crore for the financial year 2018-19. The company posted a 10.8 per cent EBITDA margin for FY19. Continue Reading

Ashok Leyland receives LEED platinum certification

Ashok Leyland’s corporate office in Chennai has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) v4.1 Buildings Operations & Maintenance certification at the Platinum level, stated a release. Continue Reading

In the CV market, it is better to go electric than hybrid: Ashok Leyland

For over a year now the government has been talking about rolling out the second phase of this scheme but the EV manufacturers in India still wait in anticipation. Phase one of FAME has already been extended four times in the last two years. Continue Reading

Advisory to companies to set up sexual harassment panel

The Chennai district administration Tuesday issued an advisory directing public and private institutions to set up a committee to receive complaints from woman on sexual harassment at workplace. Continue Reading

CEOs of Flipkart and Leyland resign for different reasons

One shock exit and the other a smooth transition, is how the resignation announcements of two leading heads of varying industries be best summed. The people in question are Flipkart Group CEO, Binny Bansal and Ashok Leyland’s MD and CEO, Vinod K Dasari. Continue Reading