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Nikkei Cools on Profit-Locking, Flat Tech Drags on Hang Seng

asiafinancial.com Asia’s major stock indexes saw a mixed day on Thursday with many investors waiting for even more stimulus out of Beijing, amidst profit-locking in an overheating Japan. In…

Netflix Unveils 2024 India Content Slate of 8 Films, 14 Series

hollywoodreporter.com Netflix unveiled its 2024 content slate targeting India’s expanding streaming market at a talent-packed gala event Tuesday in Mumbai. The company’s latest India lineup is…

FT hires Kay as its Mumbai correspondent

talkingbiznews.com The Financial Times has hired Chris Kay as its Mumbai correspondent. Kay has been a reporter and editor covering South Asia for Bloomberg News and Businessweek. He has…

Apple Seen Pulling Plug on 10-Year Electric Car Project

asiafinancial.com Apple has reportedly pulled the plug on its decade-long electric car project, amid a major slowdown in the global EV market. The project had seen uneven progress throughout…

The Most Dependable Cars In the US: All Major Brands Ranked

247wallst.com There are many major expenses you will undertake throughout your life, but one of the more costlier is a new car. Unlike other pricey items, a new vehicle is a sound…

Disney And Reliance Clinch Joint Venture In India

deadline.com Disney and Reliance have announced an anticipated deal in India to merge their respective digital streaming and television assets, creating “a world class leader across…

Nikkei Dips Amid Overheating Fears, Property Drags on Hang Seng

asiafinancial.com Asian stocks retreated on Wednesday with investors reining in their bets ahead of a key US inflation reading due out this week. There were losses across the board as China’s…

Air India is rebranding after years of decline. Here are the biggest changes, from updated uniforms to swanky new Airbus A350s

businessinsider.com Air India is undergoing a total rebrand including new planes, products, technology, and crew uniforms. Taylor Rains/Business Insider Air India is undergoing a complete…

World’s super-rich head to Gujarat for wedding party thrown by India’s richest person

theguardian.com For one of India’s richest families, a wedding is not just a wedding – it’s a spectacle designed to dazzle even the world’s wealthiest and most powerful people. It was back…

The hottest housing markets for the super rich in 2024

cnbc.com The ultrawealthy are looking for a better lifestyle and strong investment when it comes to buying their next home, according to a new study. One-quarter of American…

Four Eye Ointments Pulled Because of Infection Risk

nytimes.com Four eye ointments sold in stores including Walmart and CVS are being recalled because of a potential risk of eye infections or related harm, after U.S. investigators raised…

QYOU USA and Chtrbox Influencer Marketing Business Units Driving Strong 2024 Growth

benzinga.com QYOU USA Elevates Three Key Executives & Launches New Business Intelligence Department to Help Support Expanding Client Base Chtrbox Wins Both Individual and Divisional…

Indian state to inspect outlets of global fast-food chains after McDonald’s cheese crackdown

theglobeandmail.com India’s western state of Maharashtra will inspect outlets of global fast-food brands to check if they use cheese alternatives in products wrongly promoted as containing real…

Nikkei Flatlines After Record Push, AI Optimism Lifts Hang Seng

asiafinancial.com Asia’s major stock indexes advanced on Tuesday, finding gains despite warmer-than-expected Japanese inflation and a persistently gloomy global outlook. The AI frenzy…

‘Bridgerton’ Star Charithra Chandran to Produce Reality Show Based on the ‘Kama Sutra’ (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com Charithra Chandran is not in Season 3 of “Bridgerton,” the British star has confirmed, but she has a range of other projects coming up. Chandran, who is of Indian heritage,…

Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal’s Pushing Buttons Studios Unveils Slate Following Sundance Winner ‘Girls Will Be Girls’ (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com Fresh off the Sundance-winning “Girls Will Be Girls,” Indian actor-producers Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal have unveiled a further slate from their Pushing Buttons Studios.…

Pankaj Udhas, Renowned Indian Ghazal Singer, Dies at 72

variety.com Pankaj Udhas, the Indian singer renowned as an exponent of the ghazal form of musical poetry, died in Mumbai after a prolonged illness. He was 72. Udhas’ daughter Nayaab…

Nikkei’s Record Run Continues, Hang Seng Dips on China Doubts

asiafinancial.com Asia’s major stock indexes, for the most part, began the week on the back foot with fading optimism over China’s recovery and some US interest rate relief any time soon.…

Greek prime minister asks India to build global partnerships amid Ukraine and Middle East wars

abcnews.go.com Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has asked India to play a leading role in building international partnerships to meet the unprecedented challenges brought by the…

Can India's airports cope with rapid passenger growth? – DW

dw.com India's aviation sector is poised for impressive and healthy growth in terms of passengers, aircraft and airports. But can its operations and infrastructure expand fast…

Google is retiring a popular payment app users love

thestreet.com Google has changed its mind about one of its beloved payment apps. The tech giant has announced that it is killing Google Pay in the U.S., which was first introduced as a…

Hang Seng Dips as Tech Drags, China Stocks Extend Winning Run

asiafinancial.com Asia’s major stock indexes ended the week in mixed fashion with some investors still enjoying an Nvidia bounce while others were preoccupied with China’s economic woes.…

Top Layer 2 Crypto Projects in 2024

coingape.com Any Layer 2 crypto-list must start with Arbitrum. Based on Optimistic Rollups, Arbitrum can process transactions up to 10 times quicker than Ethereum’s mainnet and save up…

Mumbai Can Be Overwhelming to First-Time Visitors. Here's Where to Start

wsj.com Mumbai, the bustling hub of India’s financial and entertainment industries, tends to intimidate the uninitiated. These savvy locals have some ideas on where to start.

Hang Seng Rides Nvidia Wave as Nikkei Scales New Heights

asiafinancial.com Asia’s major stock indexes rode a wave of tech-fuelled optimism on Thursday with Japan’s Nikkei leading the way as it soared to a new record high. That came after…

How AI health care chatbots learn from the questions of an Indian women's organization

apnews.com Komal Vilas Thatkare says she doesn't have anyone to ask about her most private health questions. “There are only men in my home — no ladies," said the 32-year-old mother…

India seeks to boost rooftop solar, especially for its remote areas

apnews.com Just a few years ago, someone who wanted to install a rooftop solar connection in India faced getting multiple approvals, finding a reliable company to install the panels…

Nikkei Dips on Tech Worries, Hang Seng Enjoys Stimulus Boost

asiafinancial.com Asia’s share indexes were largely subdued on Wednesday ahead of key financial results from US chip leader Nvidia which could either lift or deter tech investors. Traders are…

Ameen Sayani, Beloved Indian Radio Presenter of ‘Binaca Geetmala,’ Dies at 91

variety.com Ameen Sayani, the doyen of Indian radio, died on Tuesday in Mumbai following a heart attack. He was 91. The news was confirmed by his son Rajil Sayani. Sayani, known for his…

Mumbai Launches Metropolis Metaverse to Showcase Infrastructure Projects

cryptonews.com Mumbai, the bustling financial hub of India, has introduced a metaverse initiative aimed at showcasing its latest and upcoming city-wide infrastructure megaprojects. Dubbed…

How I worked my way to the top in the 200-year-old, male-dominated cruise industry

aol.com I vividly remember a day during my tenure as president and CEO of Celebrity Cruises when I was visiting yet another amazing part of the world on one of our ships. I was…

Q GamesMela Growth Trajectory Continues Via Delivery of 2.5 Million Downloads

benzinga.com Average Monthly Download Rate Reaches 750K As Momentum Continues Towards Target Year One Goal of Ten Million Downloads Largest Q GamesMela Promotional Campaign on The Q TV…

Brookfield executives say private equity business could double

theglobeandmail.com After Anuj Ranjan took over as chief executive officer of Brookfield Asset Management Ltd.’s BAM-T private equity business earlier this month, he said the leadership…

Goldy Hyder: Government should celebrate, not attack Canadian companies' success

financialpost.com It is politically expedient in Ottawa these days for the federal government to express disappointment that Canadian companies don’t invest more in Canada. Ottawa says it…

Hang Seng Lifted by Rate Cut, Nikkei Dips on Tech Worries

asiafinancial.com Asia’s major stock indexes saw another inconsistent day with investors eventually warming to China’s biggest ever mortgage rate cut while tech worries distracted traders in…

India’s Zee Entertainment pops 10% on report that $10 billion merger with Sony is being revived

cnbc.com The deal, announced more than two years ago, was perceived as crucial for the survival of the companies in a highly competitive market. Shares of India's Zee Entertainment…

Mumbai metaverse initiative showcases city's infrastructure revolution

cointelegraph.com The Mumbai Metropolis Metaverse will help citizens virtually monitor the progress of the megaprojects around the city that impact their day-to-day lives.

Indian airlines ordered to stop baggage delay chaos

bbc.com Some of India's top airlines have been ordered to start sending out passengers' bags within 10 minutes of the plane's engine shutting down. The civil aviation ministry has…

Indian imports of Russian oil drop to lowest in a year

asia.nikkei.com MUMBAI -- India's imports of Russian crude oil fell in January to a one-year low, down 35% from last year's peak, as New Delhi diversifies its sources. India's petroleum…

FT hires Bhandari as news graphics journalist

talkingbiznews.com The Financial Times has hired Aditi Bhandari as a news graphics journalist. Bhandari spent the last five years at Reuters as a data visualization specialist where she…

Nikkei’s Record Run Stalls, Tech Drags on Hang Seng

asiafinancial.com Asia’s major stock indexes experienced a mixed start to the week with fading hopes of a cut in US interest rates anytime soon taking the edge off China’s post-Lunar Holiday…

State of venture investments in India, according to Lightspeed

techcrunch.com State of venture investments in India, according to Lightspeed Lightspeed partners examine right-sizing VC funds in India, spectrum of startup investing and the country's…

Mukesh Ambani’s Jio Studios, Riteish Deshmukh’s Mumbai Film Company Set Young Shivaji Biopic (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com Its raining biopics of revered 17th century Indian ruler Shivaji Bhonsle in Mumbai. Days after Sandeep Singh’s “The Pride of Bharat – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj” was…

‘Somebody Feed Phil’ Season 7 Trailer Reveals Trips to Kyoto, Iceland, Dubai and More (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com Season 7 of “Somebody Feed Phil” sees the titular comedy writer and globetrotter visit eight all-new locations — Mumbai, Washington, D.C., Kyoto, Iceland, Dubai, Orlando,…

Nikkei, Hang Seng and Taiwan Get Big Lift From Chip Stocks Surge

asiafinancial.com Japan’s Nikkei share average shot back up on Thursday to its highest level in 34 years, while chip-related shares and a rebound on Wall Street giving most other Asian…

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