Category Archives: Business & Economy

Jio delights gamers, brings Pokemon Go to India

Jio and Niantic form strategic partnership for India  Mumbai: Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (“Jio”) delights Indian gamers by bringing the sought-after, first-of-its-kind, Augmented Reality game ‘Pokémon GO’ to India in a partnership  with Niantic, Inc. – publisher and developer of Pokémon GO in association with

Study: Mobile-money services lift Kenyans out of poverty

Greater access to services raises daily spending, especially among female-headed households  by Rob Matheson, MIT News CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Since 2008, MIT economist Tavneet Suri has studied the financial and social impacts of Kenyan mobile-money services, which allow users to store and exchange monetary values via

Jio crosses 50 million subscriber mark in 83 days.

Jio has crossed the 50 million subscriber mark in less than three months after its full-fledged 4G services launch to emerge as the largest broadband operator in the country.  Jio has set a record of acquiring 1000 customers per minute since September and 6 lakh

Clone Futura introduces free digital wallet training programme

Free digital wallet training programme for home makers  and senior citizens at the doorsteps Clone Futura – an onsite technology training institute dedicated to children, women & seniors citizens, has introduced ‘Free digital wallet training’ programme starting from 21st November 2016 to 30th December 2016 for

Telecom Sector Skill Council signs historic MoU with Art of Living

New Delhi: Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) signed a historic MoU on Monday 21st November 2016with The Art of Living Digital India Movement to skill Indian youth, create employment opportunities, encourage the spirit of entrepreneurship & support the “Skill India” initiative of PM Modi.” The MoU

Tiecon 2016 startup pavilion award for TastySpots

TastySpots, a food startup based in Kochi, has bagged the Tiecon 2016 startup pavilion award. The startup pavilion was a startup showcasing event oragnised in connection with  TieCon 2016, Kerala’s largest entrepreneurs’ convention that has featured leaders from across geographies. Among 100+ startups showcased, TastySpots awarded

IIMB team advances to 7th annual regional finals of Hult Prize 2017

PGP students Akshay Kumar, Devendra Meel, Parijat Panja & Rujhan Gupta come up with an idea called ‘Socio-Tech Alpha’ which addresses the issue of livelihood for the marginalized  Bengaluru: The Hult Prize has recently announced the winning team from IIM Bangalore that has advanced to