BMW India is Fastest to GST BMW India is the fastest to offer guaranteed Goods and Service Tax (GST) benefits to its discerning customers prior to official implementation of GST in India. Mr. Vikram Pawah, President of BMW Group India said “BMW Group India welcomes the implementation of Goods and Service Tax (GST) in India. We strongly believe that GST will strengthen and foster growth in the country and benefit consumers at large. BMW is the fastest to offer preponed GST
Pidilite Industries Posts 6.8 Percent Growth on Consolidated Sales, Operating Profit Pidilite Industries Limited, India’s leading manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and construction chemicals today announced its financial results for the quarter and year ended March 31, 2017.The Board of Directors has recommended a Dividend of Rs. 4.75 per share of Re. 1/- each for the financial year ended 31st March 2017 (as compared to Rs 4.15 per share last year).FINANCIAL PERFORMANCEConsolidated Performanc
VLCC Rolls Out Multi-city VLCC Makeup Festival to Celebrate Beauty of Indian Women | VLCC, a pioneer in beauty and wellness industry in India, announced the roll out of the first-of-its-kind multi-city ‘VLCC Makeup Festival’, designed to celebrate Indian beauty and connect with customers. VLCC, through the network of its wellness centers across 12+ cities in India, would provide makeup trials to consumers with focus on bridal, party and corporate day makeup for the ongoing and the upcoming seaso
BookMyTime is Now MyCarAndBike Bangalore-based BookMyTime, announced today that the company has rebranded and will begin operating under a new trade name and will be known as MyCarAndBike – www.mycarandbike.com effective immediately. The company also unveiled a new identity, logo and redesigned responsive site as part of this exercise. MyCarAndBike is platform which brings together a group of people who are interested in buying the same brand of car and leverage the power
The Indian Standards for 5G Rollout to be Ready by 2018 India is getting future ready and has started serious work on identifying and formalizing the standards for the rollout of 5G. The standards are likely to be ready by 2018. This was stated by the Shri D P De, Sr DDG, Telecommunication Engineering Centre (TEC) at the 5G India 2017 Conference here. TEC is the nodal agency of the Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications, Government of India responsible for drawing up of st
UTI - Opportunities Fund Declares Tax-free Dividend of 13% UTI Opportunities Fund declares tax-free dividend of 13% (Re.1.30 per unit on face value of Rs.10) under dividend option-existing plan and dividend option – direct plan. Pursuant to the payment of dividend, the NAV of the dividend option-existing plan and dividend option-direct plan of the scheme would fall to the extent of payout.
Tissot Partners with RCB as the Official Watch Tissot, the famous Swiss watch brand, fortifies its ties to the world of cricket by becoming the Official Watch of Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for this season. This was announced in Bangalore today at a team event. Cricket is a popular sport played in 125 countries around the world. With its newest format T20
Renault India Launches New Duster Petrol with CVT ,The Renault Duster RXS CVT (Continuously Variable Timing) was unveiled on Saturday evening at the Vashi showroom of Gen Next Motors Ltd. by Mr. Rafael Treguer (Vice President Sales & Marketing - Renault ) and Mr. A.K. Jayaraj (Group CEO – Gen Next Motors 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
Tata Tea Urges Parents to Share an Important Message with their Children this Exam Season Tata Tea Jaago Re’s new film demonstrates how simple gestures can go a long way towards relieving the immense pressure students undergo when it comes to performing well during exams. In line with their ‘Alarm Bajne se Pehle Jaago Re’ campaign launched earlier this year, this film identifies the growing issue of student depression and suicide, and urges parents to ‘preact’ and do their bit to prevent these a
Vodafone is First Global IoT Provider to Pass 50 Million Connections | Vodafone has become the first global Internet of Things (IoT) mobile provider to exceed 50 million connections and is demonstrating industry-leading growth of around one million new connections a month, with particularly strong performance in the automotive, healthcare and utilities sectors. Vodafone’s IoT solutions integrate its own networks and other partner networks to provide customers with simple, globally unified connec
SRM University B.Tech Counseling-2017 Starts from May 14th Examination for admission to Engineering & Technology at SRM University Kattankulathur and it’s off campus and SRM Haryana and SRM Amaravati (SRMJEEE (UG/PG)) was held between April 1 and May 1, 2017 across the Country
New Research: Only 5 percent of Large Companies Prepared to Meet IT Requirements Dell EMC announced the results of a new study conducted by Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG), which revealed that a majority of senior IT leaders and decision-making managers of large companies surveyed around the world indicate their organizations have yet to fully embrace the aspects of IT Transformation needed to remain competitive. While there is a clear imperative for companies to transform their legacy IT,
U2opia Mobile Partners with Etisalat to Launch its Sponsored Data Platform | U2opia Mobile, a global mobile technology player has partnered with Etisalat, one of the leading telecom operators in Nigeria to launch its sponsored data suite FonePass in the market. FonePass is a holistic data solutions suite that offers a slew of products catering to enterprise and consumer needs. The partnership offers subscribers to find free data offerings on various and most popular ecommerce, online classified
Intex Technologies, one of the leading consumer electronics company reached a new milestone in strengthening its after-sales service network with the opening of its 50th Master Intex Care Partner (MICP) in Ahmedabad, Gujarat today. The 2700 sq. ft. MICP is the second in Ahmedabad and 5th in Gujarat catering directly to consumers as well as to all the Intex Care Partners / service centers already running in Gujarat.
Bosch Announces New Indian and Global Apps for Indian Customers on Its Smartphone Integration Solution - mySpin | Bosch Announces New Indian and Global Apps for Indian Customers on Its Smartphone Integration Solution - mySpin
Paisabazaar.com, India’s largest financial marketplace for loans and Credit Cards, today announced a first of its kind strategic partnership with YES BANK, India’s 5th largest private sector Bank. This is for the first time in the industry that a large financial marketplace has entered into a unique customer level alliance with a bank to offer conditionally approved loans* to their existing customers.
India’s leading integrated logistics solutions provider, collaborates with Concor (Container Corporation of India), a Navratna company of government of India to provide better transport solutions for their customers. This partnership entails Allcargo to transport its containers on Concor rakes between JNPT to TIHI (Indore). The initiative armed with the objective of promoting EXIM trade and providing better services to customers has kick started its inaugural train from JNPT.
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
ICICI Lombard Becomes First Private Sector General Insurance ICICI Lombard, the largest private sector general insurance company in India, today announced robust growth in its Gross Domestic Premium Income at ` 10725.9 crore for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017.
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
Content Marketing Summit Asia, the largest content marketing conference in APAC, is all set to launch version 2 of its content study that focuses on State of Content Marketing in India. The last study was conducted 2 years back with over 380 CMOs in India. This study is now named as ‘Eye on Content’ and has been conducted in association with Times Group.
Vodafone India, one of the country's leading telecommunications service providers, on Thursday announced the launch of National Mobile Number Portability (NMNP), aligning with the government's mandate to roll out pan-India Mobile Number Portability services from 3 July, 2015. |
Hyundai Motor India Ltd, (HMIL) the country’s car exporter and second largest passenger car manufacturer, received an overwhelming response for its first-of-its-kind innovative digital campaign ‘Comebackpedia’ on the newly launched 2017 Grand i10.
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.
Professor of History Philosophy and Political Science, Sagar Kamath, tells the story of Time in his debut book, aptly titled ‘Chronux’. Understanding history through the art of storytelling has always been his passion and his debut book reflects the same.
You know the old adage: “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Well, that’s actually some sound advice. Taking the same thought further, Washington Apple Commission is set to organise a unique country wide roadshow titled 'The Apple Wagon Tour' in 89 cities.
Bitxoxo, India’s fastest growing bitcoin Exchange Company is the first company in the world to introduce bitcoin Pre-paid Gift card. With this launch, the platform has managed to transform the simple act of gifting, a hi-tech approach.
Public Pension Capital (PPC) and FiveW Capital today announced they, together with Viteos management, have acquired Viteos Fund Services, a leading provider of middle- and back-office technology and services for the investment management industry.
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
Baby Care, south India’s leading retail chain for children’s products is gearing up with major expansion plans in Chennai. The company has plans to open 10 new outlets adding up to 35+ stores by the end of this year.
RV College of Engineering (RVCE) and Cisco today announced the launch of a Centre of Excellence (CoE) fin Internet of Things (IoT) to give the next generation of students the digital skills and training necessary for 21st century jobs.
ateway Distriparks Limited today announced that the fifth rail linked container terminal of its subsidiary, Gateway Rail Freight Limited at Viramgam near Ahmedabad has been notified by Western Railway for handling container traffic.
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.
With the demonetization phenomenon at foreground, customers today have shifted gears from traditional transactions to faster ways of digital payments. This, in turn, has app downloads registering a massive growth in a brief period.
ShopX - India’s fastest growing digital offline platform, has achieved the landmark of INR 2.7Cr GMV in a single day. With the integration of technology and human touch, ShopX has strengthened its footprint by onboarding 40,000 retailers.
Mumbai-based Sugee Group one of the fastest growing real estate group is to hand over keys to its tenants and home buyers on the auspicious occasion of Gudi Padwa. The charming 20 floored residential building, Sugee Sadan, is located at Dadar-Prabhadevi Junction.
Our planet is brimming with water on all sides. About 97% of planet earth is water. Then what is the water shortage all about, you ask. Well, as it turns out, only 2.5 % of all of the earth’s water is fresh water.
WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) services, today announced the launch of WNS BrandttitudeTM - a cloud-based business intelligence analytics platform designed to track brand performance
Cyfuture India (P) Ltd (formerly Cyber Futuristics) - a premier data center facilities – today announced to provide Cloud computing services through its subsidiary establishment CloudOYE aiming to offer specialized and improved services to their clients.
Tata Capital, the financial services arm of the Tata Group, today, announced the launch of ‘myLoan’ - a first-of-its kind Mobile App by the company to extend its existing personal loan offering to the emerging younger and mobile savvy audience.
If you’re looking to transfer your current Home Loan for a lower interest rate, Bajaj Finserv, India’s most diversified financial services company, through is lending arm Bajaj Finance, is offering you a treat.
HDFC Life brand campaign 'Apno ko apne dum pe jeena sikhao’ is currently on air. The commercial draws light on how financial planning and support of the husband enables his wife to fulfil her dreams even after his untimely death.
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.
Hyundai Motor India Ltd., the country’s largest exporter and the second largest car manufacturer inaugurated Hyundai Professional Development Center at Dr. Sudhir Chandra Sur Degree Engineering College, Kolkata.
In a move to make tourism more inclusive and accessible, Enable Travel - India’s first Accessible Holiday initiative was launched to cater to the travel aspirations of people with disabilities. A ground-breaking initiative in the area of accessible tourism
On a usual weekend at HyperCITY store in Malad on 4th and 5th March 2017, the customers were a part of something incredible. Standing by the pillar belief of providing customers with “Something Fresh Every day” and promising to give back to the society,
Shri Ram Murti Smarak International Business School (SRMS IBS), Lucknow and Shri Ram Murti Smarak College of Engineering and Technology (SRMS CET), Lucknow jointly organized their annual Cultural Festival ‘Blaze 2017’ on Saturday 4th March, 2017.
DST (NYSE: DST), a global provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries, today inaugurated several classrooms constructed for an underprivileged school in Hyderabad, India.
Constant Contact, an Endurance International Group (NASDAQ: EIGI) company, today announced the launch of its email marketing services in India. Constant Contact aims to support this market fully and help small businesses in India build successful, lasting customer relationships.
Opteamix LLC (Opteamix), a global technology firm, today announced that they have been recognized by World HRD Congress as one of the Dream Companies to Work for in 2017. Opteamix was ranked 46th in this category which had over 750 companies from multiple industries across India.
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.
Snapdeal today announced a major benefit for its sellers by reducing its seller payment cycle by 40%, thereby becoming the e-commerce platform that offers the fastest payment schedule in the country.
From 6 Million to 8 Million Players, the journey was flamboyant for Ace2Three with epic creativity and unique vision in Online gaming zone.Ace2Three takes a huge pride on its quality of service and hence connected and successfully spread the Rummy fever to players in 1941 cities across the country over a year.
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.
Tata Motors passenger and commercial vehicle total sales (including exports) in February 2017 were at 47,573 vehicles, higher by 2% over 46,674 vehicles sold in February 2016. The company’s domestic sales of Tata commercial
Manpasand Beverages Limited, India’s leading fruit juice player, is eyeing a healthy growth in its revenues through Indian Railways in the coming months. The Company is looking to expand its presence in all stations pan India in the coming fiscal year.
National Science Day celebrated on 28th February acknowledges the development in the field of science & technology. Leveraging this day, COAI took the onus of talking about advancement in the field of telecommunication science with their audience on social media.
Samsung India has collaborated with the Government of Karnataka for a two-day ‘School Kit Programme’ that aims to extend support to students from government schools across Bengaluru, Dodballapura, Kolar and Mulbaghal districts in the state.
Going past the revolutionary Indian Budget 2017 where I did find some key government initiatives Budget like capping the maximum cash donation to INR 2000, steps to avoid money laundering etc are noteworthy, I did feel that Bullion Trade reforms
The Oil Palm Division of Ruchi Soya Industries Limited at Lunglei in Mizoram recently conducted Digital Banking awareness seminars to familiarize the farmers with transacting in a cashless economy.In the aftermath of demonetization
Three members from the Internet of Things group at Next Tech Lab, SRM University won the Industrial IoT-AR/VR Make-a-thon organized by the IESA Vision Summit 2017. The 30 hour Hackathon which was sponsored by Intel took place at The Leela Palace in Bangalore through 21st and 22nd February.
As the saying goes, “there are no free lunches in the world” yet here is an organisation that proposes to do just that for you. The story of a social initiative in Odisha that aims to encourage and motivate digital transformation of an entire nation.
Mobile wallets and bitcoin are not the only disruptions for the financial services sector. Digital disruption in numerous ways, like adoption of machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, and big data is changing the way banks, insurance and asset management companies work.
Kutchina, one of the leading manufacturers and retailers of kitchen appliances and modular kitchen in the country, recently associated itself with Freedomscape, presented by Indian Museum, a cultural program which witnessed participation of differently abled children.
PayMate India is transforming the way businesses pay and get paid. As India’s leader in Business-to-Business (B2B) electronic payment processing solutions, it is experiencing significant growth in its business.
Square Capital, mortgage advisory platform of India’s largest real estate transaction advisory Square Yards, announced that it has integrated its systems with a major credit reporting bureau to provide free credit information to clients and help them in speedy disbursals of loans.
The State Government of Victoria hosted a delegation of India’s leading Creative Industries for the first time in Melbourne from the 14th – 16th of February. The delegation explored business opportunities against the backdrop of the inaugural Asia-Pacific Triennial of Performing Arts
Come February, love is the flavor of the season and Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to tell your special someone that they are treasured. People plan movie dates, shopping excursions, romantic dinners but the hero of our story, Vivek Sharma
One of Hollywood’s most glamorous divas Scarlett Johansson chose to wear exquisite platinum jewellery at the recently held ‘amfAR’s Annual New York Gala’. Scarlett Johansson, was honored at the gala for her longstanding support of amfAR and the fight against HIV and AIDS.
OPPLE, a global integrated lighting solutions company and one of World’s Leading LED Lighting brand today launched their new ‘Pipe’ Table Lamps. This is a new addition to their range of LED table Lamps.
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organisation, has been recognised as one of the UK’s Top 10 Employers by the Top Employers Institute.
Hon’ble President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee today inaugurated a 508 kWp rooftop solar power plant at Rashtrapati Bhawan, installed and commissioned by Jakson Group. This rooftop solar power plant will help generate approximately 7.41 lakh units of green electricity every year
Valentine's Day is just around the corner and you may have planned how you are going to celebrate it with your loved ones. PAYBACK will help you make this occasion even more special with ‘Valentine Theme Offers’ for shoppers who wish to shop at our online and in-store partners
Delhi Academy of Medical Sciences (DAMS) student, Dr. Shabnam made her parents and institute proud by achieving first rank in NEET PG 2017. Around one lac doctors appeared for this nationwide exam and compete for various specialties.
As the sun goes down, Bangalore will rise up, put on their running shoes and run the first ever Twilight 10K trail! Indigo LIVE, the events section of Indigo 91.9, is all set to host the city’s first ever Twilight Trail on Saturday, 25th February 2017 at Orchid Nirvana, Adarsha College Road, Doddacheemanahalli, Bengaluru.
Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance, the joint venture between the Edelweiss Group and Tokio Marine Holdings of Japan, has been conferred the Winner - Best Life Insurer 2016, at the prestigious Outlook Money Awards.
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.
Ashok Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group and one of the largest commercial vehicle manufacturers in India, today announced the opening of its new assembly plant in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Built over a period of 15 months, the plant is spread over an area of 37 acres.
Quote from Rashmi Deshpande, Associate Partner on Real Estate. The Union Budget 2017 has set out certain proposals which are a welcome move for the real estate sector. Low Cost Housing: The criteria for low cost / affordable housing has been changed from built-up area of 30 / 60 sq mtrs
AG&P (Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company), the leading global integrator of LNG infrastructure solutions including LNG terminals and the supply chains that emanate from them, and Hindustan LNG (HLNG)
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).
New Delhi based online school admissions platform SchoolForSure.com has announced raising an undisclosed amount in angel funding from private investors amongst which is Rohit Chadda, co-founder Foodpanda & founder, PayLo, it said in a statement.
European fashion brands JACK & JONES, VERO MODA, ONLY and SELECTED Homme have opened their first-ever store in Goa. The multi brand store has a trading area of over 6,500 sq. feet, offering the latest International styles and trends to satiate the needs of the fashion-conscious men
The Body Shop is making you Feel So Good this holiday season! Whether for a loved one or yourself, The Body Shop is making shopping for gifts so easy and so affordable, thanks to its Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Give Back Tuesday lash-batting beauty steals.