Brick & Mortar retail is one of the biggest contributors to India's GDP as it comprises nearly 92% of total retail trade in the country which is worth $660 billion. However, this sector is under constant threat because consumers are preferring online shopping due to the convenience offered by e-commerce websites.
IDAP Global Introduces the First Complete Derivatives Ecosystem for Crypto Assets Following the widespread approbation of their white paper on ICO for its candor, depth and transparency and on the development of the platform itself, IDAP Global is now gearing up to introduce the first complete Derivatives Ecosystem for Crypto Assets.
Ozone Enterprise Group, an Everstone Capital PE equity funded leading player in the Architectural Hardware industry has announced an investment of over Rs. 100 Cr in the next 2 years on diversification into the fast growing Security & surveillance and IoT (Internet of things) industry
More than Half of Indians Living Blended 'Hybrid Lives' - "Live Life" Survey by American Express Referring to the survey findings, Manoj Adlakha, CEO, American Express Banking Corp., India said, “As a global business with an India presence spanning more than 90 years, we’ve witnessed the transformation in the lives of our customers. The Live Life survey highlights the shift from work life balance to work life integration. Our respondents have shared rich insights on their changing outlook and ex
The new facility is part of the company’s initiative to expand its business horizon in the western part of the country. According to the management of Apaar Packaging, this initiative would also help the company to complement its services with the existing clientele, who have recently expanded their business in Gujarat.
Halonix Technologies Pvt. Ltd., one of the country’s most progressive and environment friendly lighting companies is all set to launch a wide range of Smart Lighting products. The company also plans to break into newer markets and achieve over 20-22% YoY growth rate with an aim to realize INR 10 billion revenue in next five years, said Mr. Rakesh Zutshi, Managing Director, Halonix Technologies Limited.
Abhay V. Udeshi Appointed as International Castor Oil Association President Abhay V. Udeshi Director at Jayant Agro Group, manufacturer of castor oil has been selected by International Castor Oil Association (ICOA) for the position of its President. He will be succeeding Marjorie Klayman. The announcement was made in the recently held Annual General Meet in Stockholm, Sweden.
PHDCCI Delegation Visits Nepal to Activate India-Nepal To deepen the footprint of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI), a delegation visited Nepal on June 12-14. The PHDCCI delegation was lead by Anil Khaitan, President – and among the other delegates were, Saurabh Sanyal, Secretary General; Ambassador K.V. Rajan, Convener - PHDCCI Ambassadors' Economic Forum & India-Nepal Centre.
The Journey of Volty Iot Solutions which started in 2013 by Konark Chikupally CEO and founder had a smooth Sail and set a bench mark for its quality product.
Volty IoT Solutions is one of few companies in India and Sole in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, that designs, develops and manufactures Smart GPS Tracker or Advanced Tracker devices on its own that includes even Customization.
Migsun Group, the Leaders in Affordable Housing Launches Migsun Vilaasa at Greater Noida Migsun, one of India’s leading real estate companies, with approx. 6,40,692.85 sq.m. of delivered space in both real estate and construction contracting, launches its new project Migsun Vilaasa. Spread over 5 acres approximately, it offers a world class living experience in the industrial city of Greater Noida at a very affordable price starting at Rs. 15.99 Lakhs for 2 BHK and Rs. 25.99 Lakhs for 3 BHK. Loc
Meet India's Top 3 DJs, Powered by Queen of Mashups: SOS Nitelife Queen of Mashups: 'SOS Nitelife', an Exclusive Platform for female Disc Jockeys is all set for a grand culmination on August 15. The Grand Finale of Global Female DJ Championship will be held on 15th August 2018 at JW Marriott, Sahar Mumbai.
Importance of Strategic Partnerships to Build Health In an endeavour to encourage health innovations in India and Africa, a conclave was organised by the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), Amref Africa, the Institute of Development Studies, UK (IDS UK), Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar in partnership with NITI Aayog. This event was hosted at the GE Healthcare Centre in Bengaluru. The conclave deliberated on ways to leverage the transformational potential of these innovations
Risk Review Report on Indian Banking Sector by Alea Consulting Alea Consulting has come up with a risk review report on Indian Banking Sector. The Indian banking system emerged safe out of the credit crisis of 2008-09, however, the relief was short-lived as Indian banks are swamped by two major challenges - bank frauds and NPA crises leading to stressed balance-sheets at these banks.
UN Global Compact Network India to Host 13th National Convention on 8th June, 2018 in Bengaluru Global Compact Network India (GCNI), a local Network of the United Nations Global Compact, New York is holding its annual flagship event 13th National Convention on the theme of ‘Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): A Blueprint for Action’. It is scheduled for Friday, 8th June, 2018 at Hotel Shangri-La, Bengaluru.
Max Life Insurance Records a Growth of 31% in the Value of New Business for FY18 Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd., a leading Indian life insurance company, recorded Individual adjusted first year premium of Rs. 3,215 crore achieving growth of 22% in the Financial Year 2017-18 (FY18). During this period the Gross Written Premium of the company grew by 16% to Rs. 12,501 crore, while the renewal premium recorded growth of 15% to Rs. 8,152 crore. The Company recorded shareholder profit (Post Tax) of Rs.
Second Edition of SuperStartUps Awards to be Held in Delhi on 30th May SuperStartUps Asia, a platform to recognise the most loved start-ups in Asia, today announced its second edition of Awards to be held in the capital city on 30th May 2018 at India Habitat Centre. SuperStarUps Asia 2018 is a badge of honour to recognise excellence in the Asian start-up world.
Samridhi Sambhav 2018 – HPM India The category sponsors of the “Delhi Daredevil” team, HPM India, recently celebrated their achievements of the year in a four day meet. This company, which is dedicated to the welfare of the farmers and agricultural processing, has all the good reasons to stay in an upbeat mood because of a 10 percent rise in the distribution network. Considering the fact that they are dealing with the remotest part of the Indian landscape and spreading the reach of technology in
Birla Corporation Q4 Consolidated EBIDTA at Rs. 284 Crores Birla Corporation Limited, the flagship company of the M P Birla Group, announced today its financial results for the year ended 31 March 2018, as well as the consolidated results, including those of Reliance Cement Company Private Limited (RCCPL), wholly-owned material subsidiary of the Company.
Smart Cities India 2018 Expo Opens Tomorrow; Vice President Extends his Greetings The 4th Smart Cities India 2018 expo, co-locating five major verticals that make up our smart city framework – Buildings, Solar, Smart Cities, Transport and Water, begins tomorrow at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
Morepen Labs Reports Growth-filled Fourth Quarter to Close FY 2017-18 with a 25 Per cent Rise in its Net Profit Improved Home Diagnostics’ sales revenue, better Cost Control, Higher EBIDTA, higher Cash profit and lower Interest cost aids in strengthening bottom line further in yet another consecutive financial year.
YourNest Venture Capital Launches Entrepreneur-in-Residence Program The time-bound program will nurture, mentor and provide portfolio startups with access to relevant, experienced entrepreneurs.YourNest Venture Capital has been acknowledged as the ‘Youngest VC Fund’ in India and featured in the Top 10 Ranking by Returns in Preqin’s Ranking of VC and PE funds across Sectors and Vintage.
2-Day RBSM - India 2018 Beginning from 15th May in Mumbai The Meet is being organized by APEDA Ministry of Commerce and Industry Govt. of India in association with PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, with the objective to promote and give a fillip to exports of Indian mangos and other tropical fruits like Pomegranate, Pineapple, Banana and Jackfruits from the country and to develop new markets for promotion of these fruits and processed products.
Anondita Healthcare Joins Hands with Maharashtra and Karnataka Government Anondita Healthcare, India’s leading manufacturer of condoms and surgical gloves, has recently signed significant contracts with Maharashtra and Karnataka governments for supplying surgical gloves and condoms in all the state-run hospitals. It has also been awarded contracts for supplying its products in Army Hospitals in Delhi, Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh.
Dubai Tourism Launches Dubai Pass to Experience the Best Attractions in Dubai Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) is launching a new way for visitors to enjoy the city’s exciting range of attractions, experiences and tours. Announced at Arabian Travel Market (ATM), Dubai Pass, an all-inclusive pre-paid card, grants cash-free access to 33 key events and venues across Dubai, making it the perfect way for tourists to explore the city’s world-class destination propo
Legal Tech Startup Wonder.Legal Launches in India Wonder.Legal, an online platform that allows its users to easily create legal documents on-the-fly, has today announced its launch in India after successfully penetrating various markets of the world. The online service will now allow Indians to create personalized high-quality legal documents in real-time for a fraction of the hundreds and thousands charged by Indian law firms.
Tyre Safety under focus during Road Safety Week Being the only point of contact between a vehicle and the road, tyres play a pivotal role in road safety and deserve much better attention. During the campaign the motorists were sensitized about the critical difference that tyres make between a safe, fuel efficient and enjoyable ride or an unsafe, tiring and environmentally bad ones,” said Rajiv Budhraja, Director General ATMA.
M P Birla Launches its Super-premium Cement Brand M P Birla Cement launched its new super-premium brand, Perfect Plus, simultaneously from its Maihar (Madhya Pradesh) and Chanderia (Rajasthan) plants. The superior technology product contains enhanced deflocculated ultra-fine particles of cement, with ‘Hyper Active Molecules’, which results in the formation of superior binding gel (C-S-H) that enhances the performance of concrete.
Bajaj Finserv Slashes Personal Loan Interest Rate to 12.99% Bajaj Finserv, through its lending arm, Bajaj Finance Ltd. is offering personal loans at a special interest rate of 12.99% for a loan value of Rs. 10 lakhs and above. The applicants can avail loan amount of Rs. 5 lakhs and above at an interest rate of 13.49% and a loan amount of Rs. 10 lakhs
Key Reforms to Boost Real Estate in the Year 2018 Blowing away all the negativities that the real estate sector had gathered over the last couple of years due to long extended policy paralysis situation, the year 2018 is expected to see the rise of real estate sector in the country and as the beginning of a new dawn for the industry with the implementation of major policies including enactment of Real Estate Regulations and Development Act (RERA), reaffirms Ms. Ishanee Sharma, Partner, V&K Law &
HDFC ERGO Launches DIA, A New Artificial Intelligence Chatbot Serivice on Amazon Alexa HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s third largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, today announces the launch of its AI enabled Chatbot ‘DIA’ on Amazon’s cloud-based voice service, Alexa. The presence of ‘DIA’ on Alexa, aims to offer a 24/7 customer assistance with instant solutions to customer queries, thereby creating an enhanced customer service experience with HDFC ERGO.
Auxilo Finserve Plans to Disburse Rs. 100 Cr. of Education Loan through its Pune Centre Inaugurating the centre, Mr. Neeraj Saxena, MD & CEO of Auxilo Finserve said, “We feel this centre will essentially support hundreds of valuable dreams of this city’s youth that can fulfill individual’s quest to grow and boost country’s innovation model. Pune is also considered as home to Defence institutions, and our endeavor is to contribute the best possible for the children of this brave community.”
The reason as to why India can’t out perform China in manufacturing is NOT because of infrastructure, it’s NOT because of skilled labors, it’s NOT because of corruption, and it’s also NOT because of “superiority of the Chinese mentality”.
Udyog Software Signs Partnership with Compuage for uBooks Udyog Software (India) Ltd., part of Adaequare Group and a leader in Tax Technology and Compliance Automation has tied up with Compuage Infocom Ltd., India’s leading IT and Mobility Distribution Company as its partner in India. With this tie-up, the company is looking at strengthening and reaching out to SMEs & Mid-size market across India. Udyog Software’s new launch
Axalta Inaugurates New Coating Manufacturing Facility in India Axalta (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, today inaugurated its new coating manufacturing plant at Savli, Vadodara in Gujarat, India. Approximately 70 guests, including local government officials, customers, university representatives, media, and employees attended the opening ceremony, which Axalta Chairman and CEO Charlie Shaver presided.
NBCC Set to Enter New Growth Phase After CMD A.K. Mittal’s Tenure Extended The Appointments Committee of the Union Cabinet has extended the tenure of Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, Chairman and Managing Director of NBCC (India) Limited in recognition of his invaluable contribution and pioneering work towards creating a world-class organisation.
OLX Launches Webwise, an Initiative to Promote Online Safety OLX, India’s leading online classifieds, launches its consumer safety initiative, OLX Webwise. The initiative aims to raise awareness among users about measures to keep oneself safe while transacting online. Under Webwise, OLX will be promoting online safety through its initiatives which includes, Product updates, User safety guidelines, Awareness programs with Law Enforcement Authorities and Customer support.
With Launch of New “Stackable Credential” Pilot Program, CAIA Association Introduces another Alternative Investment Industry First The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association, a global leader in alternative investment education and the first to offer a credential focused on the space, today announced the launch of a new pilot program that will allow a small number of qualified candidates to
JSPL Closes the QIP, to Raise Rs. 1,200 Crore Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) today closed the Qualified Institutions Placement (QIP) issue launched three days ago on March 20th 2018. The company will raise Rs. 1,200 crore through the QIP. The board of JSPL approved the issuance of shares at Rs. 233 per share, which was Rs. 5.85 above the floor price. The order book was oversubscribed with significant interest coming from domestic and foreign long term investors.
Peps Industries Pvt. Ltd., India’s top-selling spring mattress manufacturing company celebrated Peps Wake Up Day at Cubbon Park, Bengaluru over the weekend. The event saw a participation of around 1000 people across all age groups.
Nuvoco CFO Wins CFO100 Roll of Honour Award The CFO of Nuvoco Vistas Corp. Ltd. (formerly Lafarge India Limited), one of the leading building materials manufacturers in the country, Mr. Maneesh Agrawal has been felicitated with the ‘CFO100 2018’ Roll of Honour award in the category of Collaboration by CFO India. Mr. Agrawal was awarded for his role in supporting business and functional teams to achieve targeted goals; thereby creating shareholders value.
Indian Industry Comes Together to Launch ‘AARC’, A First of its Kind Recycling Initiative Leading corporations are co-founding members of this initiative – CavinKare, Dabur India, Diageo India, Halewood Laboratories, John Distilleries, Karnataka Milk Federation, Parag Milk, Radico Khaitan and Schreiber Dynamix Dairies; with many more expected to join The alliance envisions to transform the recycling landscape by pooling resources to build an efficient waste management ecosystem
Pearl Academy Celebrates 25 Years of its Legacy with ‘Influence’ at AIFW ‘18 which completes 25 years in the industry this year, celebrated its legacy with ‘Influence’ – a show by 17 alumni of the institution, at AIFW ’18. Continuing the association with Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) through Amazon India Fashion Week, Pearl Academy organized ‘Influence’ to bring together some of the biggest names in the industry for one show that celebrated the legacy of the institution.
26th Convergence India 2018 Expo The 26th Convergence India 2018 expo, co-located alongside the 2nd Internet of Things 2018 expo, closed its doors today at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi following an exceptional three days of dialogue, debate, networking and showcasing of innovative products and solutions from the world of telecom, IT, broadcast and digital media, and the Internet of Things.
ATMA Reaches out to Women with Message of Tyre Safety On the occasion of International Women’s Day, tyre industry represented by Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA) reached out to women urging them to take care of the tyres for safety and comfort of their families on the roads.
Nuvoco Wins the Best in Class Continuous Improvement Award at the 7th MSC Awards 2018 Nuvoco Vistas Corp. Ltd. (formerly Lafarge India Limited), one of the leading building materials manufacturers, won the ‘Best in Class Continuous Improvement Award’ during the 7th Manufacturing Supply Chain (MSC) Awards 2018 recently organised by Future Supply Chain (FSC) and KamiKaze Media group in Mumbai.
Su-Kam Undertakes One-of-a-kind Malaysia Tour Initiative for 800 Channel Partners Su—Kam, one of India’s leading companies in power backup and solar solutions embarked on a one-of-a kind initiative of offering a fully - supported trip to Malaysia to its esteemed channel partners. As a part of the initiative titled ‘Kshitij’, over 800 channel partners undertook the five-day excursion to Malaysia
Ted Baker Opens his First Store in India in Partnership with Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Limited Already well-known for his international excursions and extensive search for gems across the globe, Ted Baker is proud to announce the beginning of an exciting new chapter, as he expands his global empire with his first store in India. Situated inside the prestigious Chanakya Mall in New Delhi, the 1,600 square foot store will be the latest home for Ted’s menswear, womenswear and accessory collec
Paisabazaar.com Opens 2 Lakh Savings Accounts in 2017-18 India’s largest online lending marketplace Paisabazaar.com announced today it has helped customers open over 2 lakh savings accounts through its platform in 2017-18.Paisabazaar.com launched savings accounts on its platform in mid-2016
Karix Mobile launches its Cloud Communication Platform - karix.io World’s largest messaging solution and mobile engagement company - Karix Mobile (formerly known as mGage India) headquartered in Mumbai, India - has announced the launch of its cloud communications platform as a service (CPaaS) – karix.io. The platform was showcased at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona (Feb 26 - March 1, 2018) and would initially offer programmable SMS
Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha to Inaugurate 26th Convergence India 2018 Expo The 26th Convergence India 2018 expo, co-located alongside the 2nd Internet of Things 2018 expo, will have Union Minister of State for Railways and Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Communications Manoj Sinha as Chief Guest at the inaugural ceremony in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi on 7 March 2018.Smt. Aruna Sundararajan, Chairman, Telecom Commission & Secretary, Department of Telecom will deliver the keynote ad
HTC Launches Vive Business Edition in India HTC Corporation ("HTC"), a pioneer in innovative, smart technologies, has today announced Vive Business Edition ("Vive BE") to capture the huge demand from industries worldwide to employ virtual reality technology in commercial applications. Available from today, Vive BE allows individuals and organizations to order Vive VR systems with additional services adapted for business and commercial environments. Alongside the full Vive VR system, Vive BE come
Kor Energy Bags ET Now’s Green Future Leadership Award for Best Rooftop Solar EPC Company Kor Energy (India) Pvt. Ltd., a Noida based Rooftop Solar EPC Company has been honoured with ‘Best Rooftop Solar EPC Company award’ 2018. The award was a part of ‘ET Now Rise with India’, a Solar Leadership Award. The Award was sponsored by ET Now
Indias KALI Coin ICO with its First International Exchange - CoinRecoil Looks to Transform the Trading in Cryptocurrencies Private sale of KALI Coin Initial Coin Offering (ICO) received an overwhelming response from investors across the globe and was successfully completed in just 5 days of its opening, which was planned for one full week. The ICO became an instant hit among investors and received participation from World over for its unique country
Dyson: UK’s Leading Technology Company Launches its Latest Product Line-up in India Founded by British inventor and entrepreneur, Sir James Dyson OM, Dyson has brought its latest ‘problem solving’ technology to India; including its cord-free vacuum cleaners (Dyson V7 &V8 range), revolutionary hairdryer (Dyson Supersonic™), and its range of intelligent air purifiers (Dyson Pure Cool™ Link).
Royal Enfield Strengthens its Dealership Network in Maharashtra Royal Enfield announced the opening of its new store in Worli, one of the busiest business hub in Mumbai. Situated on Annie Besant Road, the store is centrally located and easily accessible. With the launch of this new store, Royal Enfield now has a total of 24 stores in Mumbai and 91 in Maharashtra.
Zaheer and Sagarika Mark their First Valentine’s Day with Platinum It becomes extra special when it’s your first valentine’s day as husband and wife! For the newly wedded couple Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge, this day, had to be marked with rare and precious platinum. Having been blessed with Platinum Evara during their wedding, the couple fell in love with it for its simple elegance and exclusivity.
12th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility by Institute Of Directors (India) held in BengaluruAfter organising the largely—attended Indo-Global Business Meet at the House of Lords, UK & the IOD Global Convention on Corporate Governance and Sustainability at London in October, 2017, and Global Convention on Risk Management and Business Meet at Singapore in December, 2017, the Institute Of Directors organised it’s 12th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibili
Birla Corporation Registers Volume Growth of 22%, EBIDTA up by 8% at Rs. 152.83 Crores Birla Corporation Limited today declared its results for the quarter and nine months ended 31 December 2017. The consolidated results include the financials of Reliance Cement Company Private Limited (RCCPL), a wholly—owned material subsidiary of the Company.
Clovia gets you a New BFF to Curse, Cuss and Cuddle with During Your Periods Let’s face it: Periods are not fun. Every month for four days you feel exhausted, emotional, irritable and crampy. And worst of all they have the potential to ruin your favorite underwear. Clovia, India’s fastest growing lingerie brand is attempting to address this by introducing a new range reusable, stain resistant period panties. With funny meme like text on the backside
Gift your Loved Ones a Healthy Heart this Valentine’s Day with California Walnuts Ditch the old-fashioned chocolates and flowers! This Valentine's Day, treat your special someone to a gift that's both heartfelt and good for the heart. Find the perfect balance between heavenly and healthy by gifting your #BAE heart nourishing walnuts that go beyond regular temptations and make them skip a beat the healthy way.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas Advised Emami Limited in Acquisition of 26% Stake in Brillare Science Private Limited Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas advised Emami Limited in acquisition of 26% stake in Brillare Science Private Limited (Brillare Science). Founded in 2009, and based in Ahmedabad, Brillare Science produces hair and skin care products, and sells them to professional salons. It owns popular brands ‘Brillare Science’, ‘Elementi Puro’ and ‘Root Deep’.
Budget for All: Focus on Agriculture, Rural Economy, Inclusive Health, Infrastructure and MSMEs Encouraging: PHD ChamberWhile welcoming the Union Budget 2018-19, Mr. Anil Khaitan, President, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry said, “That the government has provided a budget for all. The focus on agriculture, rural economy, health, infrastructure and MSMEs is highly appreciable.
Education Sector Likely to get more Funding in the Upcoming Budget In 2017, the school sector had a budget allocation of INR 46,356 crore. Government’s intend on further strengthening this sector further is evident and pundits are expecting a raise of 14% in the allocation for school education in Budget 2018
Enterslice Starts Operations in many European and South East Asia Countries Award winning legal technology and CPA company Enterslice are now making their services available in key emerging markets of Europe and South East Asia offering a very valuable edge to entrepreneurs who want their businesses to perform optimally.
Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd. announced its premium menswear brand, Louis Philippe’s foray into Nepal with the launch of its first exclusive brand outlet at Labim Mall, Lalitpur on 28th January 2018. After having established its presence across international markets such as UAE, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait & Sri Lanka, the brand is all set to launch in Nepal.
Vodafone CEO Compliments Indian Government for Marked Improvement in ease of doing Business World Economic Forum, Davos: During his speech at a WEF Governors meeting this morning, Mr. Vittorio Colao, Vodafone Group Plc‘s CEO, complimented India and Prime Minister Modi’s government for a marked improvement in the ease of doing business in the country during the last four years.
Nivesh.com takes Mutual Funds to “Bharat”; Awarded Prestigious Startup Superhero 2018 by Akshay Kumar Noida-based mass market mutual funds platform Nivesh.com today announced that it has crossed the 1000-customer mark in less than nine months of operations. For the transforming impact of the startup in rural India, the startup received prestigious Startup Superhero 2018 award from Superstar Akshay Kumar.
Wheebox Survey Reveals - Almost 85% of Higher Education Candidates not Equipped to take Career Decisions In a recent survey done by Wheebox, a global talent assessment company for India Skills Report 2018, a whopping 85% candidates state that they are not equipped to take career decisions. On sources of career information over 50% candidates seek and build career decisions for employment from colleges followed by 21% from different web portals and only 17% from their immediate and extended fam
Bollywood Stars Shine Bright at ‘Shop Qatar 2018 Festival’s Bollywood-themed week comes as part of Qatar’s efforts to attract visitors from the Indian Subcontinent Superstars Kareena Kapoor and Sonu Nigam were in Doha, Qatar last week to be part of the Shop Qatar 2018 Bollywood Week. Their appearance at the annual shopping festival, organised by Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA), comes as part of the country’s efforts to attract more visitors from the Indian Subcontinent.
Morepen Labs Boards the Growth Ladder with the Peer Group in the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Sector Morepen Labs Boards the Growth Ladder with the Peer Group in the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Sector Company reports consecutive growth performance in Q3 FY 2017-18 profits with a 107 per cent jump in its bottom line
Arvind Bajaj Money Rain Financial Services Help Investors Build Rich Stock Portfolio Most of the individuals, who definitely want to invest in stocks, given the rich returns they provide, are unaware about how to start and where to invest. Arvind Bajaj Money Rain Financial Services (ABMR), a financial services company having its office in Surat, Gujarat, has taken up this task of easing the dilemma of common man in stock market investment. This financial services company
Cinépolis Celebrates National Popcorn Day Cinépolis, India’s 1st international and the world’s 2nd largest movie theatre circuit, celebrated National Popcorn Day with its patrons across Delhi and Mumbai, with a Popcorn Party hosted at Grand Venice Mall, Greater Noida and Viviana Mall, Thane on January 19.Creative and peppy to the core, Cinépolis has been celebrating National Popcorn Day since 2016. This year, Cinépolis unveiled #cinepolispopcornday by going beyond classic concessions and st
PayTren to Implement Alcatel-Lucent Rainbow Platform Alcatel-Lucent Rainbow is a hybrid cloud solution which provides highly functional communication and collaboration services including instant messaging, rich presence voice and video services, and document sharing applications, as well as multi-party, multi-media conferencing capabilities. Rainbow is also an open Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) based on industry standards. Through its various sets of APIs and SDK, it provides the
By deepening its cooperation with Weizmann Forex Ltd. in India, Wirecard will enable consumers to receive more international money remittances at thousands of locations nationwide. the world’s largest remittance market with $62.7 billion of inward remittances received in 2016. Given the fact that international money remittances are crucial for Wirecard’s financial inclusion efforts in India
Turkey Cold Chain Market Led by Emergence of E-Commerce, Food Delivery and Growing Trend Turkey cold chain industry is in its nascent stages and hence lacks proper infrastructure. The condition of roads is poor in rural parts of the country and the vehicle fleet is gradually becoming obsolete, as newer products in the market require a transportation fleet with the latest technology
OPPLE Lighting Celebrates Success with its Channel Partners OPPLE, a global integrated lighting solutions company, and one of World’s Leading LED Lighting brand organized all India trade partners conclave to celebrate the brighter side of life with its channel partners. Involving 100+ partners, this event celebrated the success of 2017 and awarded channel partners for their contribution to the brand sales.
Snapdeal Announces Curated Lohri-Sankranti Store Snapdeal’s Lohri-Sankranti store has a range of festive clothes, decor and Hawan essentials - all put together at prices that will make you smile. The store features a wide range of products covering everything you might possibly like to buy for the new bride or the new born. While the store has an extensive selection of traditional
Pidilite Industries Announces Acquisition of Majority Stake in CIPY Polyurethanes Pvt. Ltd. Pidilite announced that the board of directors at its meeting held today approved the acquisition of 70% stake in equity shares of CIPY Polyurethanes Pvt. Ltd. (“CIPY”) subject to completion of certain conditions precedent.CIPY was incorporated on 29th November, 1994 and it is engaged in the business of manufacture and sale of floor coatings using polyurethanes, epoxies, polyurea and polyaspartic polymer
Videocon Hi5 Ties up with Flipkart as its Exclusive Online Partner for Sale of its Smartphone Accessories Videocon Hi5, the youthful brand engaged in Smartphone accessories tied up with Flipkart, India's leading e-commerce market place, as its exclusive online partner for the sale of its Smartphone accessories. In the phase 1 of this tie up
Chola MS General Insurance Honoured with Golden Peacock Award for Risk Management 2017 The Golden Peacock Awards were instituted in 1991 by the Institute of Directors (IOD), now regarded as a benchmark of Corporate Excellence worldwide, are presented annually to recognize the best Corporates through competition. Chola MS has been awarded the Winner under the Sector – “Insurance (General)”, at the Awards presentation ceremony as part
Year-end Quote on Behalf of Tata Steel Mr. T.V. Narendran, MD & CEO, Tata Steel says, "2017 saw a recovery in global steel demand, prices and trade leading to better than expected performance by India’s steel sector. The year not only saw India becoming the third largest steel producer in the world, it managed to successfully reverse the trend of increasing imports as it became a net exporter. Globally, G20 through the GFSEC has been working on addressing the excess steel capacity and we expect
UAE Exchange India Celebrates Christmas at St. Teresa's School Music of carols echoed when minds were lingering on the tunes of Christmas cherishing peace and goodwill. UAE Exchange India celebrated the joy of Christmas with the sparkles of St. Teresa's School with cheer and wonders on December 12th 2017. As part of Christmas celebration for the primary students, the company presented Christmas gifts to many assembled deprived ones.
Coffee Day Square Introduces the Finest Culinary Experience in Town Say hello to Coffee Day Square, an exquisite offering by Cafe Coffee Day that is all set to launch its irresistible new menu celebrating the taste of finer things in life. An exotic range of alternate brewing techniques, tantalizing international cuisines, global cooking techniques, international standard presentation and a tempting selection of wellness and indulgent F&B options
PerkinElmer Exploring Opportunities to Invest India a US based Global leader committed to innovating for a healthier world, is exploring opportunities to invest in India in the next 3-5 years. PerkinElmer has already invested over USD 100 million in last few years and is mulling to invest the same amount in future. They will continue to invest in India
Lung Care Foundation and Petronet LNG Awarded with Guinness World Record of Creating the 'Largest Human Image of an Organ (Lung) In an endeavor to create awareness around ill-effects of air pollution and generating people's attention towards its medical impact, Lung Care Foundation today organized World's largest air pollution awareness program #MySolutionToPollution: 'I care for Lungs'. Under this campaign, Lung Care Foundation created various touchpoints and have successfully managed to impac
Snapdeal Happy New Year Sale Kicks off this Weekend With winter at its peak, Snapdeal unveils its Happy New Year Sale this weekend (23rd-25th December) with big discounts on winter fashion items like jackets, sweatshirts and thermals. The sale also has great discounts on winter essentials like geysers and heaters to keep you warm. Continuing the focus on high quality smartphones below Rs 10,000, the sale provides great deals
Snapdeal Happy New Year Sale Kicks off this Weekend With winter at its peak, Snapdeal unveils its Happy New Year Sale this weekend (23rd-25th December) with big discounts on winter fashion items like jackets, sweatshirts and thermals. The sale also has great discounts on winter essentials like geysers and heaters to keep you warm. Continuing the focus on high quality smartphones below Rs 10,000, the sale provides great deals on Kodak
Kodaks Camera-first Smartphone at 40 percent Discount on Snapdeal KODAK EKTRA, a photography-led smartphone will now be available exclusively on Snapdeal from 21st December, 2017 and that too at a whopping discount of over 40%. The camera first phone blends Kodak's rich history in imaging with the latest innovations in smartphone photography, making it ideal for those with a passion for photography. For Rs 9999, you get a solid 21-megapixel fast focus camera sensor
Bharat Jal Launches its Maiden Water ATM's - India’s Gateway to Clean Drinking Water Clean Drinking Water’ was declared as a Human Right by the UNO in the year 2010 and yet, the WHO lists it as one of the Top 10 Global Needs. Ironic as it may sound, getting access to clean drinking water in India is a privilege. Today, with the advent and penetration of technology, most of the urban and rural populace in India has access to smartphones but the basic need of clean drinking water still eludes them
Policybazaar.com Launches its First Ever TV Campaign on Travel Insurance Policybazaar.com (twitter handle: @policybazaar_in), India’s largest insurance website and comparison portal, has launched its first ever television campaign on travel insurance, highlighting its importance especially when travelling overseas.
Snapdeal Announces its Curated Christmas Store Snapdeal's Christmas store has a range of festive gifts, X-Mas decor and eclectic products - all put together at prices that will make you smile.The store features a wide range of products covering everything you might possibly like to buy - for yourselves, your home, gifts for your friends, families and even your pets.While the store has an extensive selection of traditional items like Christmas wreaths
HSIL Limited Brings its Digitally Integrated Lacasa Store to New Delhi Acetech 2017 HSIL Limited, India’s leading sanitaryware & bath-fittings’ company, showcased their state-of-the-art revolutionary Lacasa Concept Store at Acetech, Asia’s largest trade fair for the architecture and interior design industry. The company, recognized by its brand ‘Hindware’, a household name in India, prides itself on the constant innovation and reinvention
Total Unveils ‘Hi-Perf’ with an Unique Mix of New Age and Traditional Marketing Tools Total Oil India Private Limited (TOIPL), an integrated energy producer and provider and a leading oil and gas company in India, has launched Total Hi—Perf an integrated 360 marketing campaign for its new range of high performing motorcycle engine oils
KOR Energy Bags Orders from 4 (four) U.P Based Companies for 2.8MWp Rooftop Solar Power Plants KOR Energy (India) Pvt. Ltd. a solar power company has bagged orders from four (4) companies for rooftop solar plants in the industrial area of Uttar Pradesh. Of the total 2.8MWp, 1200KWp rooftop solar plant is being installed at Apollo Metalax Ltd. at Secunderabad Industrial Area - Bulandshahr, 1200KWp rooftop solar plant will be installed at Apollo Pipes Ltd. at their plant at Dadri Industrial Area -
Ajax Fiori Announces Expansion of Bangalore Operations with an Investment Outlay of INR 1000 Million Leading concreting equipment solutions provider, Ajax Fiori today reiterated its focus on India as a key manufacturing hub by announcing the expansion of its operations at Doddaballapur & Gowribidanur, near Bangalore in Karnataka. The expansion will include a new world class manufacturing facility at Doddaballapur and expansion of its existing manufacturing facility at Gowribidanur.
Thane's most Coveted Residential Project Hosts One of the Biggest Hollywood Celebrity Trainers Staying true to its philosophy of bringing best-in-class global partners to India, Lodha Group has partnered with Ramona Braganza, Hollywood’s leading celebrity fitness trainer, to offer her world renowned 3-2-1 fitness regime. The holistic fitness programme aimed at burning fat, increase stamina, flexibility and manage stress is being offered exclusively to the Lodha Luxuria Priva residents. Voted as
Paisabazaar.com Sources the Biggest Ever Single Unsecured Loan of Rs. 75 Lakh for Kotak Mahindra Bank India’s No.1 Marketplace for loans and cards, today announced it has sourced an unsecured business loan of Rs. 75 lakh – its biggest ever in the unsecured product category. The loan, applied from the Paisabazaar.com platform, was provided by Kotak Mahindra Bank.
Tickets for "OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition" Launch Event Sold Out in 60 Seconds OnePlus, a global mobile technology company, set yet another record as tickets to the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition launch event were sold out in under 60 seconds. The tickets that went live at 10:00 AM today for the launch event at IMAX Wadala in Mumbai on Paytm were purchased by our community.
ixigo Honours Indian Heroes With a Fund Raise Campaign on Armed Forces Flag Day To commemorate the Indian Armed Forces, on 7th December 2017, India’s leading travel marketplace, ixigo will be running a day long campaign. As a part of this campaign, ixigo will be contributing Rs. 100 from each flight and train booking made on the platform on that day towards the Armed Forces Flag Day Fund. ixigo urges travellers to make their travel bookings on this day to help with this noble cause.
MP Birla Cement and Mohun Bagan Athletic Club Come Together MP Birla Cement, the umbrella brand of the Cement Division of Birla Corporation Limited, flagship Company of the MP Birla Group, will partner Mohun Bagan Athletic Club for the coming football season of 2017-18. The relationship has started with the launch of Hero I-League on 21 November 2017. Mohun Bagan’s big derby match against East Bengal will be on 3rd December 2017. The partnership will cover all tournaments that Mohun Bagan will
24MRC Network Felicitated the Winners of 2017 Leaders Awards FASTEST GROWING BRAND FOR MICRO FINANCE OF THE YEAR” - ATULYA NIRMAN MICROFINANCE ASSOCIATION, “MOST ADMIRED BRAND FOR WEALTH MANAGEMENT OF THE YEAR
OnMobile's Consumer Brand ONMO Sweeps Transform Awards in New York with 5 Wins ONMO, the sound based communication brand of OnMobile Global Limited, swept the Transform Awards North America 2017 with 5 wins including the Best Overall Visual Identity. Hosted by Transform Magazine, the awards recognize excellence in rebranding, brand development and the journey brands make.Apart from winning the Best Overall Visual Identity,
Tata Housing Wins ‘Project of the Year’ at Project Management Institute (PMI) India Awards 2017 Tata Housing – India’s leading real estate development company, bagged the ‘Project of the Year’ title at the prestigious Project Management Institute (PMI) India Awards 2017. This award was presented to Myst, a joint venture between Tata Housing and Impact Projec
Bajaj Finserv Offers Assured Vouchers on Personal Loans Bajaj Finserv, one of the most diversified financial companies in India, through its lending arm, Bajaj Finance Ltd is offering prepaid vouchers to all customers who avail personal loan in the period of 1st to 4th September, 2017. The customers will get an assured voucher worth Rs. 14000 on a loan amount of Rs. 12 Lakhs & above. Those availing a personal loan between Rs. 8 lakhs to 11.99 Lakhs will be eligible for a gift voucher of Rs. 10,0
Delhi to Host 4th India - International MSME & Startup Expo 2017 MSME Development Forum, in association with Ministry of Railways and Ministry of Commerce & Industry (DIPP & Invest India) is organizing the 4th edition of 'INDIA INTERNATIONAL MSME & START-UP EXPO-2017' & 2nd 'STARTUP FEST' and 'LAGHU UDYOG VYAPAR MELA', from August 24 to 26, at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi.
Epitome of Sportiness and Driving Pleasure: BMW Launches the New BMW 320d Edition Sport in India The new BMW 320d Edition Sport was launched today in India. With its outstanding sporting characteristics and design, the BMW 320d Edition Sport amplifies the sporty and dynamic character of the BMW 3 Series.The new BMW 320d Edition Sport is locally produced at BMW Plant Chennai and can be ordered from BMW dealerships from today
ItzCash, Parent Ebix Inc. Commit a US$ 100 mn for Investments & Acquisitions With the recent investment in ItzCash of $120 million in May 2017, World’s Largest Insurance Exchange, Ebix Inc. further commits $100 million fund to steer the next level growth path for ItzCash.
ICICI Bank Introduces Instant Personal Loans through ATMs ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank by consolidated assets, announced the launch of instant disbursal of personal loans through ATMs. This service enables existing salaried customers of the bank to get pre-qualified personal loans in their savings account instantly, in a completely digital and paperless manner.
The facility improves customer experience as it offers a bouquet of unique features
Luxury Brand OMEGA Launches 1957 Trilogy Limited Edition Watches | Over the course of one famous year, OMEGA released three professional timepieces that would all go on to become absolute classics: The Seamaster 300, the Railmaster and the Speedmaster. That year was 1957. In 2017, OMEGA is paying tribute to these three mechanical masterpieces by releasing special 60th Anniversary editions of each model, which can be acquired separately or as a beautifully presented trio.A unique digital scanning
Bajaj Finserv Business Loan Witnesses a Growth of 18 Percent in the Quarter Ended March 2017 India has witnessed a substantial growth in aspiring entrepreneurs in the past few years and the government has been successfully able to create a conducive environment for start-ups. The increase in the number of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has led to a rise in demand for business loans for meeting operational as well as capital expenditure demands.Bajaj Finserv Ltd
V-Mart Crosses a Major Milestone as it Reports Over Rs 1000 Cr V-Mart Retail Ltd, North India’s leading and fastest growing retail chain, has reached a major milestone in its journey by crossing the benchmark Rs 1000 crore in turnover. The milestone is all the more significant in the stressed brick and mortar retail environment due to growing clout of e-commerce platforms.The company has announced its audited financial results for the year ending 31st Mar 2017, which were approved by the Compan
Top Leaders and Opinion Makers Discuss India Aavishkaar Bharat Fund floated by Aavishkar, a global pioneer in impact investing and a part of the Aavishkaar-Intellecap Group. The investment reflects Mr. Munjal’s commitment to address the key challenges faced by the country today in terms of employment, education & skills, environment, healthcare and financial inclusio
Ola Launches Auto Driver Partner Mela Pan-India; Plans to Reach Out to Over 1,00,000 Driver Entrepreneurs Across 10 Cities | Ola Launches Auto Driver Partner Mela Pan-India; Plans to Reach Out to Over 1,00,000 Driver Entrepreneurs Across 10 Cities
Urban Ladder and Ashiesh Shah have many reasons to rejoice today, and so do fans of both!Urban Ladder today announced its partnership with award-winning Architect and Interior Designer, Ashiesh Shah.
Intex Technologies, one of the leading mobile handset and consumer electronics major, has tied-up with Livelihood Initiatives for Empowerment (a Trust registered in New Delhi working in the skill development sector for wage Employment, self-employment
The state-owned State Bank of India, after merging with its five associated banks will be the largest lender in the country. The five associated banks would exhibit the SBI’s signage and logo from April 1, 2017,
Senco Gold & Diamonds, a pioneer in the gems & jewellery industry of India with a strong heritage of 80 glorious years and a pan-India presence across all major cities has enhanced their digital transactions figures during and post-demonetization phase.
As part of Vision 2020, Ficus Pax, a company founded in 1999, has drawn up plans to emerge as India’s largest & most reliable complete packaging solutions provider, with a focus on environment-friendly products.
Distributors play a key role in ensuring smooth operations for Bharti Airtel’s vast national retail channel that serves hundreds of millions of customers and keep them connected. Distributors are responsible for taking the products and services of telecom operators to the market.
FORE School of Management in association with The URS Media Consulting P. L. organized the “Indo-Singapore Business & Social Forum 2030 & Asia’s Greatest Brands & Leaders 2016” event on January 24, 2017 at Hotel Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.
HCL Technologies, a leading global IT services provider, has emerged as the fastest growing global IT services brand in the world moving upwards by 122 ranks over the last year, in the 2017 Brand Finance Global 500 report released on February 1st, 2017.
Dr Gullapalli N Rao, Founder and Chair, L V Prasad Eye Institute, has been selected as one of two inductees for the prestigious 2017 Ophthalmology Hall of Fame instituted by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS).
Mr. R N Bagdalkar took charge as the new Director (Human Resources) at Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd. (BEL) today. He was working as Executive Director of BEL’s Hyderabad Unit before the elevation.
First edition of Cult 10K run saw thousands of runners across age groups, gender and different occupations participating enthusiastically in the 5km and 10km run at Cubbon Park in Bangalore. Flagging off the run was super-model
Water Purifier brand Kent RO has warned the duplicators and counterfeit RO manufacturers to immediately stop the mall practices and playing with the health of innocent customers. In last couple of months Kent has taken a strict legal action against such manufacturers, suppliers and traders who are involved in selling and stocking duplicate Kent brand RO purifiers.
Any passerby will have liking to eat it as it smells good and is made fastly. It has bun, tomato and potato gravy and coriander leaf sprinkled over it is delicious to eat.
2. Kababs - This food is grilled with the most tender beef seekh kebabs in the city. It is crispy on the outside and melting in the middle.
On the auspicious occasion of Swarn Gowri Habba, HyperCITY Retail (India) Ltd., one of the largest hypermarket chains in the country today announced the launch of its fourth store in Bangalore at Orion Mall, Brigade Gateway, Rajaji Nagar, Malleshwaram.With the launch of this store, HyperCITY now has a total of 20 operational stores across India.
GlobalEdge, today announced that it has been featured in the GSPR report 2015 as a true engineering partner capable of complete product development, executing on new and innovative business models. The report is an annual initiative by Zinnov
Bangalore-based Grameen Koota has been selected as the Microfinance Organization of the Year (Large) 2015, at the 7th edition of the Microfinance India Awards. The Union Minister of State for Finance, Mr. Jayant Sinha, presented the award during the Inclusive Finance India Summit on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at Hotel Ashok in New Delhi.
WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) services, and NIIT University (NU), a reputed higher-education institution well-known for its innovative approach to education
The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) in collaboration with one of the leading research consultancies, Aon Hewitt has launched an industry report titled “The Transformation Agenda” at the NASSCOM HR SUMMIT – NORTH in Gurgaon on October 29, 2015. The report was launched in the presence of Vikrant Khanna, Leader, Insights & Innovation Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, Aon Hewitt, Shaswat Kumar, Partner, Aon Hewitt, Pritish Gandhi, Leader, Aon Hewitt Knowledge Ce