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Who is Prem Watsa?

Who is Prem Watsa?

 Prem Watsa is the founder,  chairman and CEO of Fairfax Financial Holdings since 1985. He was born in Hyderabad, India in 1950. He is an alumnus of IIT Madras graduating in chemical engineering in 1971/72 and completed his MBA from western Ontario university Canada. He started his career with Confederate Insurance Co. In 1985 he [...]

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BlackBerry to be sold to FairFax financial Holdings Ltd in $4.7 billion

BlackBerry to be sold to FairFax financial Holdings Ltd in $4.7 billion

In a press release  ”BlackBerry Limited today announced it has signed a letter of intent agreement  under which a consortium to be led by Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (“Fairfax”) has offered to acquire the company subject to due diligence. The main points of agreements are -BlackBerry shareholders would receive U.S. $9 per share in cash. [...]

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BlackBerry Curve 9320 launched by RIM

BlackBerry Curve 9320 launched by RIM

BlackBerry Curve 9320 is launched by RIM. BlackBerry Curve 9320 is available in the market for sale but its price has not been announced. The announcement of the launch of BlackBerry 9320 was made through official blog of BlackBerry. BlackBerry curve 9320 is an interesting addition by RIM.

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Blackberry curve 9920: targets entry level Smartphone customer and Youth

Blackberry curve 9920: targets entry level Smartphone customer and Youth

Today RIM launched BlackBerry curve 9920 in India with a price tag of Rs 10,990. The launch is a continuation of the strategy which BlackBerry has opted in India in 2011- Target the entry-level customer and youth. After losing the leadership position to Apple and Samsung in the Smartphone sector, BlackBerry revised their pricing and Target customer strategy in [...]

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BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2 Released

Blackberry has released the new OS 2 and it is available for updates to all PlayBook customers. New OS New Possibilities is the tag line for this OS.   It was already assumed that BB will come up with a new OS for playbook in February as to drive the sale of PlayBook BlackBerry went for back [...]

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BlackBerry Enterprise servers has been setup in Mumbai

RIM the parent company of BlackBerry smartphone has finally bowed under the immense pressure of the Indian Government bysetting BBM servers in Mumbai to provide a lawful mechanism for the inception of BB messenger services. Indian Government last year gave a formal warning to BlackBerry to provide access to the BlackBerry servers or shutdown their services in India. Last year BlackBerry [...]

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