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Masala King Dr. Dhananjay Datar ranks 18th amongst ‘Richest Indians in the UAE’

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Mumbai, Dhananjay Datar, Chairman & Managing Director of Al Adil Trading was recently ranked on number 18 amongst the richest Indians in the United Arabian Emirates (UAE) in 2018 by Arabian Business. Dr. Datar, a dynamic leader heading the  Al Adil Trading group has performed a key role in bringing more than 9000 Indian products to UAE. The group also produces more than 700 products within categories like readymade flours, spices, pickles, jams, Namkeen and instants, under its own brand ‘Peacock’. His group’s Indian arm, Masala King Exports (India) Pvt. Ltd. is successfully operating from Mumbai. Al Adil Group is in active expansion mode and increasing its outlets in other gulf countries. It has established special trade routes in USA, Canada, Kenya, Switzerland, Italy, Eretria, Kuwait, Oman and UAE.  For the record Dr. Datar has been consistently rising in the rankings in the rankings as in 2017,  he was on the 19 th  position and in 2016 he was ranked 39 th.     Speakin

INFORMATION ON ACTIVITIES UNDER TAKEN BY MAHARASHTRA CIRCLE DURING SWACHHATA PAKHWADA (16.11.2018 TO 30.11.2018).

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  1.   Maharashtra Postal Circle celebrated Swachhta Pakhwada during the fortnight from 16.11.2018 to 30.11.2018 various Swachhta activities carried out during the Pakhwada. 2.    On 16.11.2018 Swachhta pledge is taken by all the staff in all Post Offices in the Circle. All the staff have taken pledge that they will remain committed towards cleanliness and devote time, at least 100 hours per year ie 2 hours per week towards voluntary work for cleanliness. 3.   During the Pakhwada , many iconic places like Juhu Choupati in Mumbai , Sewa Gram in Wardha , Zero Mile Stone in Nagpur, Shahu Smarak Bhawan in Kolhapur, Sarasbhag in Pune City etc cleaned by performing Shramdaan by postal Staff .Shramdaan was also carried out at public places such as Bus Stands, gardens , Public Roads etc . 4. Cleanliness drive was also conducted in all Post offices, RMS offices, Administrative offices and Postal Colonies (37) throughout the Circle. 5.    During Swachhta Pakhwada , letter Bo

THOMSON Tops No. 3 position in online Tv sale ! Becomes India's fastest growing Tv brand in just 8 months !

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Mumbai, October 31st, 2018 :  THOMSON  Tv  claims 3rd position in the online Tv  segment  and  sold more   Tv units than  some of the leading Korean and Japanese brands during the Big Billion Day sale on Flipkart , this year. THOMSON made a come-back to Indian market , April this year after almost 15 years. Since its launch the brand has witnessed a phenomenal growth anddemand from Indian consumer. The brand's 150 year old legacy along with the super affordable pricing in the smart tv segment has made it to the top choice for the consumer today. Mr. Avneet Singh Marwah, CEO SPPL , Exclusive Brand Licensee of THOMSON in India , says 'W e saw immense growth in online TV sales; by 2024 the market share of online TV sales will be around 48%. Thomson became one of the fastest growing smart TV brands in the country which is making a margin and all our products are Make in India '. He further adds, "We have already invested Rs 150 crore to expand our manufacturi

Annual ‘Job Mela 2018’ successfully hosted by VESIM

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Around 25 well-known companies participated at the job fair Mumbai, November 29, 2018: Vivekanand Education Society Institute of Management (VESIM) Business School , one of the leading business schools in Mumbai successfully hosted their annual job fair – ‘Job Mela 2018’ recently, which was attended by nearly 1000 job aspirants, from which around 250 students were shortlisted. Many renowned companies such as Voltas, Infosys, Hinduja Global Solutions, Tata Strive, Equitas Bank, NIIT etc. participated in this fair. The shortlisted candidates were offered packages on the basis of their performance and experience. Corporates at the job fair were highly impressed with the skillful and passionate bunch of candidates who participated in the drive, which marked the success of the Job Mela. Commenting on the launch , Dr.Satish Modh, Director, VESIM Business School, said, “After graduation, many students do not opt for post-graduate studies. They need a job but most colleges do n

Bandhan Jewels announces Isabelle Kaif as Brand Ambassador

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Mumbai:   Bandhan Jewels announces Isabelle Kaif, as the Brand Ambassador of Bandhan Jewels at a Press Conference at ITC Maratha today. Bandhan Jewels is the latest entrant in the Jewellery Market and is the store brand under the umbrella of Style Quotient Jewellery Private Limited. Led by a team of enterprising entrepreneurs and jewellery industry stalwarts, Bandhan Jewels is a multi-brand retail platform. It’s a retail partnership programme which is based on a concept like Oyo rooms, Ola/Uber etc. where it’s a service platform provided by bunch of professionals who understand the industry very well. Bandhan Jewels intends to give support to the jewellery retailers by inviting them to be retail partners with them. When united under a same brand, jewellers can compete with big brand stores. This helps the jewellery outlets to be a part of perceived retail jewellery chain. Speaking on the occasion, Prasad Kapre, CEO & Director, Style Quotient Jewellery Private Limit

RBL Bank and IIMA Alumni flags off the 5th edition of ‘Umeed 1000’ Cyclothon

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·          An initiative by RBL Bank to raise funds for the education of under-privileged girls at Udbhav School, Hyderabad. ·          30 cyclists are set to cycle 1000 Kms. over a period of 10 days from Mumbai to Bengaluru. Mumbai, 30 th  November:  In a step towards promoting education for under-privileged girl children, RBL Bank flagged off the fifth edition of ‘Umeed 1000’ - a 1000 km Cyclothon in the city today. The team will ride from Mumbai to Bengaluru to raise awareness and funds for the education of less privileged girl children. The Cyclothon was flagged off by Prof. Srinath Jagannathan from IIM Indore today and will conclude on December 10 th . The Cyclothon will be covering Pune, Satara, Kolhapur, Belagavi, Hubli, Ranebennuru, Chitradurga and Tumkur. This initiative is being led by Jasmeet S. Gandhi, a cycling enthusiast, who is passionate contributing towards girl education, along with 30 RBL Bank employees. These cyclists will be joined by 50 women police offic

China Homelife/ MachinexExpo Strengthens Business Relations between India & China

After receiving an overwhelming response in 2017, India’s largest China Sourcing B2B exhibition, ‘China Homelife/ Machinex’ India is slated to take place in the financial capital – Mumbai from 17th to 19th December, 2018at the BOMBAY CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE.. The exhibition source directly from over 1500 Leading Suppliers from China dealing in Furniture, Home Appliances, Textiles and Garments, Kitchen and Bathroom, Garden and Leisure, Gifts as well as Lights and Lamps under the Home life Trade Fair. The Machinex Trade fair will cater to buyers looking at top quality and a wide variety of products from Machinery, New Energy, Hardware & Power Tools, Automobiles & Motorcycles, Printing Machinery, Chemicals, Food Processing, Plastic Machinery, Packaging Machinery, Machine Parts & Accessories and High & Low Voltage Electricals. Ashish Gupta, Managing Director, Winmark Exhibitions said, “Every year, we see an increase in the business partnerships at

Reflextion Bar & Kitchen launch with celebrities galore

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Mumbai, 29 November 2018 :  The heart of Mumbai welcomes a brand new all-day hang-out junction in Andheri West, right behind the YRF Studios, named Reflextion Bar and Kitchen, which opened it’s doors on the 23rd of November. As the name suggests, the lounge-bar moulds the basic idea of reflection with its interiors and ambience, divided into sections where an individual can find fresh greenery with open air, an ocean inspired section with subtle positivity, two other sections showing the two different shades of human natures along with self-reflections all around. Speak of gastronomy - an amalgamation of futuristic Indian food with traditional Indian flavours along with global cuisine, their kitchen redefines Indian cuisine where culinary art meets the alchemy of modern presentations. At the launch event, Mr.Nikesh Dave (one of the partners/directors) said, “We at Reflextion Bar and Kitchen opt to give you the best in the industry and cater to all your needs. Hence we have fou

HYPERX LAUNCHED CLOUD REVOLVER GUNMETAL HEADSET IN INDIA

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·           Studio-Grade Sound Now Available in GunmetalCloud Revolver Gunmetal Mumbai, India, November 14, 2018 –  HyperX ® ,  the gaming division of Kingston ®  Technology Company, Inc., today, announced the addition of   HyperX Cloud Revolver Gunmetal  gaming headset to its Cloud Revolver family. Featuring the same award-winning sound, comfort and durability inherent in Cloud Revolver, the new Gunmetal edition offers the immersive audio profiles engineered in the Cloud Revolver family, creating a larger sound stage for FPS and open-environment gameplay, as well as concert hall-like audio experience when listening to music. The HyperX Cloud Revolver Gunmetal headset is now available withan MRP of INR 14,900/- and it is backed by a two-year warranty. HyperX Cloud Revolver Gunmetal uses 50mm drivers that directs sound into the ear for precise audio positioning and a clean, crisp sound with enhanced bass. The headset is versatile with its detachable noise-cancelling microphone

JAGUAR I-PACE NAMED BBC TOPGEAR MAGAZINE EV OF THE YEAR

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·          All-electric Jaguar I-PACE named BBC TopGear Magazine EV of the Year ·          Award joins a number of accolades including German Car of the Year, Sunday Times Car of the Year and Autocar’s Game Changer  ·          I-PACE has won 19 awards globally since launch in March 2018 ·          With a range of 292 miles (WLTP) and acceleration from 0-60mph in 4.5 seconds, the I-PACE is a cutting-edge zero emissionsperformance SUV ·          Jaguar’s first all-electric vehicle is available to order now, priced from £59,995 (including government incentives) Whitley, Coventry, Tuesday 27 th  November –  The Jaguar I-PACE all-electric SUV has been named BBC TopGear Magazine EV of the Year, praised by the judges for being “blissfully peaceful, searingly quick and supremely stable.”  I-PACE’s innovations and cutting-edge engineering have secured it 19 major awards globally since its launch on 1 March 2018, including German Car of the Year, Scottish Car of the Year, Sunday

Sluggish Diwali Turn Wholesalers To Online Excess Inventory Marketplace

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Mumbai:  A disappointing Diwali coupled with tightening liquidity and negative macro conditions have led a record number of wholesalers to turn to online excess inventory marketplace this year. Sales, online excluded, were down by almost 40 per cent compared to previous years resulting in a sharp spike in transactions in B2B portals. Excess2Sell.com, India’s largest online marketplace for ageing assets, saw a 70 per cent surge on its platform and mobilized close to Rs.12 crore worth of piled up merchandize in two weeks post Diwali. “Post the festive season build-up arrives a phase of deceleration. Supply chains plan for a bullish season and work on the presumption that as much as 30 per cent of annual sales will be crossed during this period. This leads to wholesalers and retailers going overboard in stocking goods and locking up precious capital in inventory. This Diwali was particularly bad, especially for brick and mortar stores, and witnessed excess inventory pile up by about

Maestro Ilaiyaraaja takes a walk down memory lane with the Singapore Tourism Board

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“Akkarai Seemai Azhaginiley”, his hit composition 40 years ago for the movie “Priya”, serves as background score for Isainyani’s experiences in Singapore Mumbai, Nov 28, 2018: The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) collaborated with legendary Indian musician maestro, Isainyani Ilaiyaraaja for a song video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_Nk3uXOpZw , when he visited Singapore in August 2018 to conduct a sell-out concert for his fans from the region. At the concert, he performed with a full orchestra, including members of the Budapest orchestra, one of his iconic songs 'Akkarai Seemai Azhaginey (English translation: “my heart dances in the beauty of an overseas metropolis”) from the movie “Priya”. This song was about and filmed in Singapore and was a hit about 40 years ago.   The STB and its travel trade partners had the pleasure of hosting Mr Ilaiyaraaja to travel experiences across the city. Some of the city’s iconic precincts, landmarks and attractions featured in the vid