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India calls for Greater French Investments in Food Processing

India calls for Greater French Investments in Food

October 23, 2018

Union food processing industries minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has exhorted the French food processing companies to significantly enhance their engagement with the Indian market.

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A Battle of Bottles : From Sugary Sodas to Healthier Options

A Battle of Bottles : From Sugary Sodas to Healthi

October 15, 2018

For juices, there is a huge requirement of water, the availability of which is scarce, especially in and around Delhi. Groundwater levels in the capital are rather low for the government to permit the setting up of a manufacturing plant. Even the existing units are being shut dow...

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Paytm opens its complaining booth yet again, this time against Google Pay

Paytm opens its complaining booth yet again, this

September 26, 2018

Paytm has complained that Google Pay’s privacy policy amounted to “clear disregard for a consumer’s need for privacy”, following which Google Pay has tweaked its privacy policy and has now dropped the word “disclose” from its privacy clause.

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RBI warns of the increasing rise in bank frauds

RBI warns of the increasing rise in bank frauds

September 7, 2018

The number of fraud cases which averaged 4,500 a year in the past 10 years, increased to 5,835 in 2017-18, according to RBI reports. Public sector banks (PSBs) accounted for 92.9 pc of the amount involved in frauds of more than INR 0.1 million in 2017-18, while private sector ban...

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Solar installations in India drop down

Solar installations in India drop down

September 7, 2018

With the solar installations declining in Q2 2018, reports say that investment into the sector is expected to be lower over the next few quarters.

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Warren Buffett returns to India with a stake in Paytm

Warren Buffett returns to India with a stake in Pa

August 31, 2018

Berkshire Hathaway has taken a stake in Indian digital payments firm Paytm, marking return to India by the renowned U.S. investment firm run by billionaire Warren Buffett.

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Mixed signals from Indian economy

Mixed signals from Indian economy

August 30, 2018

The rupee has continued its slide, hitting new lows everyday of this week. However, the stock markets continue to reach new peaks almost everyday. Can the contra movement in these two key indices of the health of economy continue forever?

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Trade: Will India cede to the US?

Trade: Will India cede to the US?

August 30, 2018

Despite closer than ever strategic ties, all is not well with the trade relations between India and the United States. Even though India is a key market for US businesses and is a strategic political ally for the White House, the two sides are engaged in a damaging trade war.

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Amway’s distributors protest unauthorised online sales

Amway’s distributors protest unauthorised online

August 25, 2018

As the Indian government drafts a new policy to govern e-commerce, they may want to take a look at how it impacts direct sellers too. Amway India, a leading direct selling firm, faces the challenge of unauthorised selling by some of its distributors through e-commerce platforms, ...

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Gulfood 2018: Placing innovation at heart

Gulfood 2018: Placing innovation at heart

January 25, 2018

As Gulfood celebrates innovation amidst new product launches, the 2018 leg of the food trade fest is expected to be bigger and better in the presence of more than 5,000 exhibitors showcasing products across 8 primary market sectors.

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