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Reliance Partners With UK Chain To Launch Sandwich And Coffee Chain India

Reliance Partners With UK Chain To Launch Sandwich And Coffee Chain India

After the fashion world, Reliance Brands Limited entered the Food & Beverages Space. On Thursday, the company announced a franchise partnership with ‘Pret A Manger’, a UK-based food and organic coffee chain, to launch and build British Sandwich and Coffee chain in India. Reliance is spreading its wings everywhere. Before this Reliance picked stakes in…

India Bans Single-use Plastic: Here Is The Product List And Other Details

India Bans Single-use Plastic: Here Is The Product List And Other Details

Plastic Ban: Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change on 28 June has notified that government will ban single-use plastic across the country from July 1.  “India will ban manufacturing, import, stocking, distribution, sale and use of single-use plastic items, which have low utility and high littering potential, all across the country from July 1,…

Societal Contribution Towards Female Labour Participation Rate

Societal Contribution Towards Female Labour Participation Rate

A significant drop in the female labour contribution rate in the labour force has raised concerns in India. According to data from the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation (MoSPI), India follows many African and Asian countries in terms of Female Labour Contribution to the workforce. COVID-19’s impact on…

How Financial Institutions Can Shape The Country’s Economic Development?

How Financial Institutions Can Shape The Country’s Economic Development?

Rising global inequality is one of the most serious social and economic challenges of the 21 century, and it has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. While inequality is a global challenge, it is often felt more acutely in developing countries right from a larger informal sector, greater regional divisions, wider gaps in educational access,…

US Surpasses China And Become India’s Top Trading Partner

US Surpasses China And Become India’s Top Trading Partner

The United States of America (USA) surpassed China and became India’s biggest trading partner in FY22, reflecting a strong economic bond between the two countries.  The Commerce ministry’s data shows that bilateral trade between the US and India stood at $119.42 billion in 2022 while it was $80.51 billion in 2020-2021.  Exports to the US…

Is the Indian Healthcare System Ready For The Next Pandemic? 

Is the Indian Healthcare System Ready For The Next Pandemic? 

We are three years through the worst pandemic of this generation, shifting into livelihoods characterised by mask regulations, curfews, lockdowns and social isolation, and we wonder when and how the pandemic will finish. The solution to when this COVID19 pandemic will stop is anything but clear, with Omicron boosting covid-19 counts to new highs.  What…

Famous Cartoons In India| Top 8 Iconic Cartoons of All Time 

Famous Cartoons In India| Top 8 Iconic Cartoons of All Time 

We literally grow up watching cartoons. While some people phase out from their cartoon age, others tend to stay in it. Cartoons connect us to our childhood. They played an important role in everyone’s childhood. From Mickey Mouse Clubhouse to Disney’s fairy tales like Cinderella, and Shrek, the most famous cartoons in India can be…

10 Best Chief People Officers in India 2022: Making Businesses Better

10 Best Chief People Officers in India 2022: Making Businesses Better

Picking up gems from a hoard needs a lot of consideration. When it comes to filtering the 10 best chief people officers in India 2022, we must consider some essential traits. CPO is a position that requires a  specific set of skills and competencies. Apart from exceptional written and verbal communication, this profile takes much…

26% Growth In Total Wealth Of Indian Billionaires In FY22

26% Growth In Total Wealth Of Indian Billionaires In FY22

The fiscal year 2021-2022 has showcased nearly 26 per cent growth in the combined income of India’s multibillionaires, which adds up to 750 billion dollars.  Toping up the list, there is reliance industries chairman, Mr Mukesh Ambani. His net worth is around $99.6 billion. However, speculations are that the launch of TATA Neu on April…

Raj Subramaniam named new CEO of FedEx, replacing Fred Smith 

Raj Subramaniam named new CEO of FedEx, replacing Fred Smith 

Raj Subramaniam will soon take over as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at FedEx. The US-based multinational company FedEx announced on Monday stating that Indian-American Raj Subramaniam will replace the Founder and CEO Fredrik W Smith. Sources state that Fredrick Smith would step down from his position on 1st June 2022.  After stepping down…