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Kuwait Investment Forum 2018 to showcase over $100 bn in potential investment opportunities

  • 19-Mar-2018

The State of Kuwait is rolling out investment partnerships and strategic investment opportunities valued at more than $ 100 billion in key economic and social sectors for investors that include information and communications technology, oil-gas, renewable energy, electricity-water, urban developments and housing, healthcare, education, transport, tourism, and the north zone development.... Read More

Blockchain tech can resolve inefficiencies in India's current trade finance system

  • 19-Mar-2018

Implementing digital technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and robotic process automation can resolve inefficiencies in our current trade finance system, and make the process efficient at the bank’s, buyer’s, seller’s, as well as the SME’s/MSME’s end, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-Deloitte joint study.... Read More

Proposal to amend the classification of MSMEs gets green lit by the Union Cabinet

  • 19-Mar-2018

The Union Cabinet has approved the Ministry’s proposal to amend the Section 7 of the Micro, Small and Medium enterprises Development (MSMED) Act, 2006 to change the criteria of classification of MSMEs from ‘investment in plant & machinery/equipment’ to ‘annual turnover’... Read More

ThoughtWorks brings technical women back to work with Vapasi 2018

  • 19-Mar-2018

ThoughtWorks, a global technology company is back with its next edition of Vapasi. Vapasi is a ThoughtWorks India initiative that addresses the gender gap within the developer community. The program will enable experienced women developers who are currently on a career break, to re-enter the world of programming.... Read More

Shortage in supply of ‘Carbon Black’ causes crisis in rubber industry

  • 19-Mar-2018

An acute shortage of the Carbon Black –a major raw material needed for the manufacture of rubber products has caused the crisis in Indian non-tyre rubber industry.... Read More

Tata Power-DDL collaborate with SAP and Choice Technologies to combat power theft

  • 19-Mar-2018

In a bid to curb power theft in India and give impetus to the Union Government’s UDAY scheme, SAP SE announced an alliance with Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd. (Tata Power-DDL) to jointly launch ‘Choice Revenue Intelligence’ solution in the country.... Read More

Standards Roundtable by QCI and UL conducted to accelerate industrial ecosystem for 'Brand India'

  • 19-Mar-2018

The Quality Council of India and UL, an independent, global safety science company recently concluded the third edition of the Standards Roundtable, a unique event that brings together government agencies and industry associations to further the quality ecosystem in the country through standardisation.... Read More

Surat upgrades to ABB’s digital water management solution

  • 15-Mar-2018

ABB India is enabling the digitalisation of the entire water management system of Surat with its GSM (Global System for Mobile communications) enabled AquaMaster flowmeters solution to measure water consumption in real-time.... Read More

AkzoNobel India inaugurates powder coatings facility in Mumbai

  • 01-Mar-2018

The company reinforces its commitment to India with an investment of INR 650 million thereby strengthening its market position.... Read More

Firms waste Rs 128K cr annually due to poor project management

  • 01-Mar-2018

Indian businesses loss more than 8% of every rupee spent through ineffective implementation of business strategy, reveals the 2018 Pulse of the Profession survey. ... Read More

Budget 2018: A big booster to SMEs

  • 01-Mar-2018

According to the National Sample Survey’s (NSS) 73rd round, there were around 634 trillion unincorporated non-agriculture MSMEs (micro, small and medium enterprises) in India in 2015-16 providing employment to 111 million workers. Taking into account the significance of MSMEs sector to the country’s economic development, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a list of measures to help MSMEs and job creation in the budget 2018-19.... Read More

Iris Global ties up with international cloud giant Alibaba

  • 13-Mar-2018

Iris Global is now bringing to India world’s leading cloud computing company Alibaba Cloud to revitalise cloud solutions for business and industry. Iris Global CEO Himanshu Chawla is looking at a target of two million dollar business this financial from this new venture.... Read More

Indian paper industry likely to touch 25 MT by 2020

  • 13-Mar-2018

Indian paper industry is poised to grow and touch 25 million tonnes from 20.37 million tonnes to 2019-20 from 2017-18 at the rate of 10% per annum, according to The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) recent paper.... Read More

Additive manufacturing for factories of the future

  • 12-Mar-2018

Software and IT solutions will be high on the agenda at Hannover Messe 2018, which is no wonder in view of their pivotal role in connecting the individual links in the industrial value chain.... Read More

Vikram Solar ties up with France’s CEA to PV module research

  • 12-Mar-2018

Vikram Solar, one of India's leading module manufacturer and a prominent rooftop solar & EPC solutions provider, has signed a collaboration agreement with the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), a key player in research, development and innovation.... Read More