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WeAct initiative empowers over 13,000 Indian women micro-entrepreneurs
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WeAct initiative, a partnership by EDII and Accenture, has aided close to 13,500 women micro-entrepreneurs across India, empowering sectors such as food, agriculture and handicrafts to achieve sustainable growth.
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Cyber threats surge in APAC region, reveals Group-IB report
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Group-IB reveals a 39% surge in ransomware attacks across APAC, with the region named as a prime target for advanced cyber threats.
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Wincanton bags exclusive rights to Zeus's freight tech in UK, Ireland
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In a strategic shift, UK supply chain partner, Wincanton, acquires the exclusive rights to use Zeus' digital freight management solutions, strengthening a tech-driven approach.
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'Women in STEM' shine at Ideas of India Summit 3.0
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At the Ideas of India Summit 3.0, top-ranking women in STEM, including ISRO's Nandini Harinath, shared their career journeys, emphasising the importance of education and support.
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Pacific International boosts data protection with SearchInform solution
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Industrial service provider, Pacific International, bolsters cybersecurity with deployment of DLP solution from software firm, SearchInform, enhancing data leak prevention.
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Samsung announces Galaxy Book4 pre-booking launch in India
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Samsung unveils pre-booking for its highly anticipated Galaxy Book4 series in India, promising elevated levels of productivity and connectivity with advanced new PCs.
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Samsung begins Galaxy Book4 pre-reservations with exclusive offers in India
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Samsung kicks off pre-reservations for their all-new, top of the range Galaxy Book4 in India, with special offers and early access for eager customers.
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KreditBee expands service to include digital business loans in India
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KreditBee expands online credit services in India, offering digital business loans to self-employed individuals and SME's, in a bid to enhance financial inclusion.
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Equinix expands renewable energy commitment with PPA
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Equinix extends its commitment to generating over 1GW of clean energy globally, by executing a new Power Purchase Agreement in Australia.
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Gallagher Security appoints Aashish Garhwal as Senior Sales Manager, India
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Gallagher Security appoints Aashish Garhwal, former Schneider Electric executive, as its new Senior Sales Manager for India to boost government vertical sales and support.
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QX Lab AI unveils world-first hybrid GenAI in 100 languages
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QX Lab AI has released a breakthrough AGI service dubbed Ask QX, democratising AI via a multi-lingual platform with comprehensive Indian language coverage.
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Indian woman's bedtime story aids AI & financial knowledge
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Baby Rajaram Bokale's bedtime readings make a wider social impact in India, training AI in overlooked languages and gaining key financial knowledge through a Karya initiative.
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'ResumeLooters' cyber-attack disrupts 65 companies across Asia-Pacific
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'ResumeLooters' cybercrime campaign compromises 65 businesses in Asia-Pacific, exploiting weaknesses in job search and retail sites to steal and sell personal data of over 2 million individuals.
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HCLTech bags Top Employer title in 26 countries for 2024
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Global tech firm HCLTech secures Top Employer status in 26 countries for 2024, lauded for outstanding HR practices.
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Gallagher Security honoured at 25th annual Intersec event in Dubai
Mon, 29th Jan 2024
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Gallagher Security claims the 'Exceptional Contribution to Intersec' award at the 25th edition of Intersec, marking an impressive 30% increase in product offerings.
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Unicommerce reveals 18.7% surge in India's Republic Day 2024 sales
Mon, 29th Jan 2024
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India's Republic Day 2024 sales marked an 18.7% rise in e-commerce orders via major enablement platform Unicommerce, driven by increased consumer enthusiasm for online shopping and impactful nationwide campaigns.
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HFCL secures INR 623 crore order for Indian-made 5G gear
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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HFCL Limited has inked a milestone INR 623 crore deal for the supply of indigenously-made 5G networking gear, making it the first Indian company to secure such a large order.
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Liam McCarten joins StackAdapt as VP of Sales for APAC
Wed, 24th Jan 2024
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Former Meta APAC exec, Liam McCarten, to spearhead operations at programmatic ad platform StackAdapt, predicting major growth within the Asia Pacific market.
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Nemetschek Group invests in construction finance start-up Briq
Tue, 23rd Jan 2024
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Software solutions giant Nemetschek Group discloses investment in US start-up Briq, aiming to boost digitalisation in the construction industry with its finance automation platform.
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Tatvic Analytics partners with User Centrics in Global Reseller role
Mon, 22nd Jan 2024
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Tatvic Analytics enters a global reseller partnership with User Centrics, strengthening data protection with an advanced Consent Management System to meet global regulations.
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Apollo Supply Chain launches 'alfa' for India's D2C brands
Thu, 18th Jan 2024
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Apollo Supply Chain introduces 'alfa', an e-commerce fulfilment service targeting Direct-to-Consumer brands across India, aiming to augment delivery speed and logistics cost-efficiency.
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Leaseweb launches Multi-CDN service in Asia Pacific region
Thu, 18th Jan 2024
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Leaseweb, a cloud services provider, rolls out its Multi-CDN technology in Asia Pacific, enhancing content delivery performance and slashing latency for sectors including Media, SaaS, Gaming and more.
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IAS expands in APAC with new operations & senior appointments
Thu, 18th Jan 2024
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Integral Ad Science boosts its APAC presence with strategic expansion into Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam, backed by notable leadership appointments.
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AI-driven customer experience heralds future trends
Thu, 18th Jan 2024
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The integration of AI in Customer Experience could herald a major industry shift, bringing personalisation, cost reduction and large-scale operation.