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He's done wonderfully and he would have deserved to win as well.

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Profitability at the business was affected by the aftermath of the Financial crisis of —08 see Great Recession: In September , Tata Steel Ltd reached an agreement to merge its European steel business with the German steel manufacturer thyssenkrupp to form a joint venture headquartered in Amsterdam.

On 5 December the company was privatised as a result of the British Steel Act Koninklijke Hoogovens was a Dutch steel producer founded in , located in IJmuiden.

At formation the steel company was the largest in Europe and the third largest worldwide. In Corus announced it was to cut 6, jobs between and In March , Corus announced that it had agreed to sell its aluminium rolled products and extrusions businesses to Aleris International, Inc.

Corus was to retain its smelting operations and supply Aleris under a long-term agreement. On 1 August, the sale to Aleris Europe was completed. The combination of Corus Tata's security credit rating was investment grade , whereas the new subsidiary may not be.

The higher risk associated with raising debt through a subsidiary with a lower credit rating prompted Fitch Ratings to downgrade its rating of the credit swap risks in the takeover to 'negative'. Fitch also stated that Corus' responsibility for the debt may lead to Corus' own unsecured debt rating being downgraded.

This does not affect the rating of bonds issued by Corus which are secured debt. In January , Corus announced job cuts of 1, in the Netherlands and 2, in the UK due the economic downturn see Great Recession and consequent reduction of steel demand. Cuts included cessation mothballing of production at a hot strip mill in Llanwern, Wales jobs , as well as major jobs losses up to at the engineering steel production site in Rotherham.

Corus also closed down its defined benefit pension scheme to new members. In late Corus announced the mothballing of the Teesside Cast Products plant Teesside blast furnaces , following the unexpected cancellation of 10 year contracts with Marcegaglia Italy signed Corus's workforce was expected to be reduced by approximately 1, as a result; [21] The plant had been identified as surplus to requirements in , with Corus's own steel requirements to be supplied from Port Talbot and Scunthorpe, with Teesside Cast Products to seek external markets for its steel slab.

As commentator GM Eric Hansen noted, Carlsen had won a couple of games with opposite-colored bishops earlier in the tournament, but this time he used the same theme to hold the draw. Game two of the playoff in action. The playoff looked rather convincing, although Carlsen felt he was playing a bit slowly. You could see it, especially in the second game. I was a little bit wobbly. Chess players as they are, Giri and Carlsen first exchanged some lines before anything else.

The tournament winner spoke some nice words about his main rival: He's played as well as anybody, he's barely been in danger at all and when he's been in danger he defended very well. He's done wonderfully and he would have deserved to win as well. Congratulations to MagnusCarlsen who shared first place with me at TataSteelChess then went on to beat me in a playoff and afterwards tried compensating for it by playing a mr.

Nice Guy for the camera. Congratulations to anishgiri for the great tournament! Nice to see him cooperate with the emperor of Eupen once again! Anish Giri in the press room with Vladimir Chuchelov behind him. Before the playoff, the final round saw two decisive games.

Both players are probably quite satisfied with this score as they will start their preparation for the FIDE Candidates' Tournament, in March in Berlin. Adhiban was probably disappointed about some missed chances when he took on a5. A lucky win for Kramnik in the final round. The other winner of the day was Wesley So , who beat a seriously struggling Hou Yifan.

The Chinese woman scored 2. The challengers group didn't have a playoff included in the regulations there were tiebreak rules instead , but they wouldn't have needed one anyway.

The first player in the masters is known: The company, however, did not disclose the value of the transactions. The deal will structure the European assets as Thyssenkrupp Tata Steel, an equal joint venture. Millennium Steel in The Corus board promptly recommended both the revised offers to its shareholders. In , Corus employed around 47, people worldwide, including 24, in the UK.

Corus was the world's 9th largest producer of Steel, whereas Tata Steel was at 56th position. The acquisition made Tata Steel world's 5th largest producer of Steel. Tata Steel through its wholly owned Singapore subsidiary, NatSteel Asia Pte Ltd, acquired controlling stake in two rolling mill companies located in Vietnam: It has a presence in around 50 countries with manufacturing operations in 26 countries including: Tata Steel primarily serves customers in the automotive, construction, consumer goods, engineering, packaging, lifting and excavating, energy and power, aerospace, shipbuilding, rail and defence and security sectors.

An expansion of the capacity of its plant in Jharkhand, India from 6. As on 31 March , Tata Group held Life Insurance Corporation of India is the largest non-promoter shareholder in the company with From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Tata Iron and Steel Co. Tata Steel Limited Formerly. Archived from the original on 21 September Retrieved 31 August