Category Archives: Business & Economy

A simple solution for terrible traffic

Study: Without HOV policies, urban traffic gets much, much worse. by Peter Dizikes, MIT News CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Cities plagued with terrible traffic problems may be overlooking a simple, low-cost solution: High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) policies that encourage carpooling can reduce traffic drastically, according to a new

India’s best 10 companies to work for

Great Place to Work Institute has just released the list of the best companies in India to work for. Here’re the best 10 from the list 1              Intuit India, Information Technology, Number of employees: 948 2              American Express India, Financial Services & Insurance, Number of

Maker Village to host meet for automotive start-ups on July 8

Interested candidates can share the concepts and models at The shortlisted candidates will be given the opportunity to participate in the meet-up to be held at Maker Village Kochi: Gone are the days when ‘automotive’ meant designing, building and selling vehicles and parts. The auto world,

‘Sanghosti’ – IIIT-D’s solution for empowering ASHA workers

Provides mobile-based training and learning platform through distance learning for ASHA workers New Delhi: Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi has come up with a project ‘Sanghosti’ that is targeted at building a low cost technology-enabled solution for empowering ASHA workers, the key functionaries of the National Rural Health

Jio launches new submarine cable system

Asia-Africa-Europe (AAE-1) Brings Upto 40 Terabits of New Capacity to the Region Mumbai: Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. (Jio), the largest 4G and mobile broadband digital services provider in India, announces the launch of the Asia-Africa-Europe (AAE-1) submarine cable system. AAE-1, the longest 100Gbps technology based submarine

Here’s a new hiring initiative to connect industry with academia

New Delhi: The Smart Cube, an award-winning global analytics and research company, has announced the launch of a new hiring programme in India – Aspire with The Smart Cube (Aspire) – to further the company’s commitment to recruiting top quality talent, and enhancing candidates’ workplace skills

UN Day for MSMEs

There’s a UN Day for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), and it’s June 27. India celebrated the day this year with a lot of good projects.  Kalraj Mishra, Union Minister for MSMEs, gave away the MSME Awards 2015 on June 27. Since the United Nations