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Brand Moves for Thursday March 26

Luxury brand Prada has kept a factory open in Perugia and converted it to mask and medical overall production: they will start daily deliveries to Tuscan hospitals of 80,000 overalls and 110,000 masks to be delivered by April 6th. All-star education website Masterclass is giving existing members free all-access passes, to donate to isolating relatives, colleagues, friends, local volunteers or neighbours. The shortages of ventilators in hospitals has led to engineering companies offering their s...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Microsoft, Cdc, China, Germany, Advertising, Disney, US, Unilever, Spain, Netflix, Ford, Tencent, Fiat, Asda


When Narendra Modi took notes: How the owners of India’s language newspapers “advised” the PM six hours before he announced a 21-day shutdown. (Or so it seems.)

Narendra Modi‘s relationship with the news media since becoming prime minister in 2014 has been built on conspicuous contempt and confrontation, but behind the scenes, chummy co-option and cultivation has been a constant endeavour. Modi likes the world to believe he is not bothered with what the “news traders” of the mainstream media say, when he can directly “speak” to the people through social and public media: so no media adviser; no journalists on board his aircraft; no press conferences; no...
Tags: Travel, Media, India, BJP, Narendra Modi, Caa, Modi, Reliance Industries, Times of India, Kannada, Mathews, Rao, Ravi, Mukesh Ambani, Hindutva, Malayala Manorama


Facebook in talks to acquire stake in top Indian telco Reliance Jio, report says

Reliance Jio, a three-and-a-half-year-old subsidiary of India’s most valued firm Reliance Industries, may have attracted the attention of an American giant: Facebook. The social conglomerate is in talks to acquire a 10% stake in Indian telecom operator, the Financial Times reported Tuesday. The size of the deal, the paper said, was in “multi-billion dollars.” Analysts at Bernstein value Jio at over $60 billion. Mukesh Ambani, India’s richest man who runs Reliance Industries, has poured over $25 ...
Tags: Facebook, Asia, India, Tech, Vodafone, Financial Times, Airtel, Reliance Jio, Bernstein, Reliance Industries, Jio, Reliance Retail, Facebook India, Mukesh Ambani India, Unacademy Ajit Mohan VP


Exclusive: Indian refiners plan to wind down Venezuelan oil buys in April - sources

Indian refiners Reliance Industries and Nayara Energy are planning to wind down purchases of Venezuelan oil in April fearing future U.S. sanctions could choke off all avenues to trade with state-run oil firm PDVSA, three sources with knowledge of the matter said.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Reliance Industries, PDVSA, Nayara Energy


In Mumbai, Microsoft boss Nadella trumpets cloud tie-up with Reliance

Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella touted the new India cloud partnership with Reliance Industries as he shared centre-stage with its chairman Mukesh Ambani at an event in India's financial capital on Monday.
Tags: Money, Microsoft, India, Satya Nadella, businessNews, Mumbai, Reliance, Microsoft Corp, Reliance Industries, Nadella, Mukesh Ambani


Reliance consolidates all media properties under Network18

Reliance Industries is consolidating all its media and distribution properties under Network 18, TV18 said in a statement to BSE on February 17. As a result, TV18 Broadcast, Hathway Cable and Datacom, and Den Networks will merge into Network18 Media & Investments. The boards of these companies met on February 17 to approve the consolidation […] ...
Tags: Travel, News, Reliance Industries, Reliance Industries Limited, Network18, Den Networks, TV18, Hathway Cable, Hathway Datacom


Reliance seeks five LNG cargoes for April-June supply

India's Reliance Industries is seeking five liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes for delivery between April and June, two industry sources said on Monday.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Reliance Industries


Reliance, Chevron defend against U.S. criticism of oil business with Venezuela

India's Reliance Industries and U.S.-based Chevron Corp on Thursday defended their business with Venezuela from White House criticism, noting that their marketing agreements and operations in the OPEC nation have been approved by Washington.
Tags: Money, White House, India, Opec, businessNews, Venezuela, Reliance Industries, Chevron Corp, Reliance Chevron


Reliance says purchases of Venezuelan oil have been approved by the U.S

India's refining firm Reliance Industries on Thursday said its purchases of Venezuelan crude have been reported and approved by the U.S. government amid sanctions imposed by Washington since early 2019 on state-run oil firm PDVSA.
Tags: Money, Washington, businessNews, Reliance Industries, U S. India


Zegna’s Indian Ambitions

Along with its investment in Thom Browne, the group turns its eyes, and money, eastward.
Tags: News, Thom Browne, Reliance Industries, Fashion and apparel, Raghavendra, Rathore, Men and Boys, Ermenegildo Zegna Holditalia SpA, Your-feed-fashion, Jodhpur (India


Is 2020 The Year That Reliance Becomes India’s Digital Champion?

In 2016 when India’s richest man, the oil to retail billionaire, Mukesh Ambani launched his nationwide mobile broadband service Jio Infocomm, he amped up the digital economy in the world’s second most populous nation. Now he and Reliance Industries Ltd. are intent on riding that digital wave to incumbent-challenging new heights. The $22 billion launch […]
Tags: Asia, News, India, Global, Reliance Industries Ltd, Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani, Jio Infocomm


Mukesh Ambani: Asia's richest man takes on retail giant Amazon

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries has started rolling out its online retail service in India.
Tags: Amazon, Asia, News, Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani


Asia's richest man takes on retail giant Amazon

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries has started rolling out its online retail service in India.
Tags: Amazon, Asia, Business, Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani


India's Richest Man is Ready To Take on Amazon and Walmart

As Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart spend billions to make a dent in India's retail market and reel from recent regulatory hurdles, the two companies have stumbled upon a new challenge: Mukesh Ambani, Asia's richest man. From a report: Reliance Retail and Reliance Jio, two subsidiaries of Ambani's Reliance Industries, said they have soft-launched JioMart, their e-commerce venture that works closely with neighborhood stores, in parts of the state of Maharashtra -- Navi Mumbai, Kalyan and Thane. ...
Tags: Amazon, India, Tech, Walmart, Reliance, Reliance Jio, Reliance Industries, Jio, Ambani, Mukesh Ambani Asia, Reliance Industries India, Reliance Retail and Reliance Jio, Maharashtra Navi Mumbai Kalyan, Desh Ki Nayi Dukaan Hindi, Ambani Reliance Retail


Asia’s Richest Man Unveils Online Shopping Platform to Challenge Amazon in India

(Bloomberg) — Reliance Industries Ltd. started testing its online shopping portal, moving a step closer to billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s goal of setting up a digital platform to take on e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. in India. JioMart, open to select customers who pre-register, promises more than 50,000 grocery products, free home delivery and a return policy that asks no questions. Labeled ‘the nation’s new store,’ it is currently available in only three neighborhoods surrounding Mumbai,...
Tags: Amazon, Asia, News, India, Uncategorized, Kpmg, Mumbai, Reliance Industries, Amazon com Inc, Mukesh Ambani, Ambani, Onetime, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, Flipkart Online Services Pvt, Walmart Inc, Challenge Amazon


India’s richest man is ready to take on Amazon and Walmart’s Flipkart

As Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart spend billions to make a dent in India’s retail market and reel from recent regulatory hurdles, the two companies have stumbled upon a new challenge: Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest man. Reliance Retail and Reliance Jio, two subsidiaries of Ambani’s Reliance Industries, said they have soft launched JioMart, their e-commerce venture, in parts of the state of Maharashtra — Mumbai, Kalyan and Thane. The e-commerce venture, which is being marketed as “Desh Ki Na...
Tags: Amazon, Ecommerce, Asia, India, Narendra Modi, Tech, Walmart, Flipkart, Bangalore, Amazon India, Reliance, Reliance Jio, Modi, Gandhi, Reliance Industries, India India


Sensex, Nifty settle lower, snap three-day winning streak

Indian shares erased early gains to end lower on Monday, dragged by losses in bellwether stocks, such as Reliance Industries and ITC Ltd , and as investors awaited further details on the interim Sino-U.S. trade deal.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Reliance Industries, ITC Ltd


Reliance Industries to divest Jio's tower assets for $3.5 billion

Reliance Industries Ltd on Monday said its unit had inked binding agreements with Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP for an investment of 252.15 billion rupees($3.51 billion).
Tags: Money, businessNews, Reliance Industries Ltd, Reliance Industries, Jio, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP


Reliance Industries acquires a majority stake in SaaS startup NowFloats for $20M

Reliance Industries, one of India’s largest industrial houses, has acquired a majority stake in NowFloats, an Indian startup that helps businesses and individuals build online presence without any web developing skills. In a regulatory filing on Thursday, Reliance Strategic Business Ventures Limited said (PDF) it has acquired an 85% stake in NowFloats for 1.4 billion Indian rupees ($20 million). Seven-and-a-half-year old, Hyderabad-headquartered NowFloats operates an eponymous platform tha...
Tags: Google, Fundings & Exits, Startups, Apps, Asia, India, Funding, Tech, Whatsapp, New Delhi, Biz Stone, Hyderabad, Global Founders Capital, Vinod Khosla, Exit, Catamaran Ventures


Nifty, Sensex end higher; PSU energy stocks gain ahead of cabinet meeting

Indian shares ended higher on Wednesday, helped by gains in Reliance Industries and a surge in some public sector energy stocks, as investors waited for a cabinet meeting that will likely discuss stake sale in some government-owned companies.
Tags: Money, businessNews, PSU, Reliance Industries


Nifty, Sensex rise; Reliance, PSU energy stocks gain

Indian shares marched ahead on Wednesday with Reliance Industries and state-run energy companies leading the pack, while investors waited for a cabinet meeting that will likely discuss stake sales in some government-owned companies.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Reliance Industries, Reliance PSU


Reliance's Jio criticises telecom lobby warnings on sector health

Reliance Industries' telecoms arm Jio Infocomm on Thursday criticised the sector lobby's push for government intervention in the industry, after a court ruling left rivals Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea facing billions of dollars in costs.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Vodafone, Reliance Industries, Bharti Airtel, Jio, Jio Infocomm


Reliance's Jio opposes telecom lobby's plea for government help to rivals

India's Reliance Industries -controlled Jio Infocomm wrote to the telecoms minister on Thursday, opposing government intervention for rival carriers Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea facing overdues of $13 billion.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Vodafone, Reliance Industries, Bharti Airtel, Jio, Jio Infocomm


Reliance reaps record profit from consumer-facing growth

Indian oil-to-telecoms conglomerate Reliance Industries said strong growth in its consumer-facing businesses lifted second quarter net profit by 18.3% year-on-year to a record total.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Reliance Industries


Reliance Industries reports another surge in quarterly profit

India's Reliance Industries Ltd said on Friday its net profit rose 18.3% for the second quarter compared with a year ago, in another bumper quarter boosted by strong growth in its consumer-facing businesses.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Reliance Industries Ltd, Reliance Industries


Reliance Industries reports 18.3% increase in net profit

India's Reliance Industries Ltd said on Friday its net profit rose 18.3% for the September-quarter compared with a year ago, helped by strong growth in its consumer-facing businesses.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Reliance Industries Ltd, Reliance Industries


Sensex ends higher; Reliance Industries touches record high

Indian shares closed higher on Friday, led by gains in metal and state-owned banks while India's most valuable company, Reliance Industries Ltd, jumped to a record high during the session ahead of its September-quarter results announcement.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Reliance Industries Ltd, Reliance Industries


Reliance seeks LNG cargo for late November delivery: sources

India's Reliance Industries is seeking a liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo for delivery on November 27-29, two source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Reliance Industries


Jio’s AI-based video call assistant; 5G use cases at India Mobile Congress 2019

Reliance Jio launched Artificial Intelligence (AI) based video call assistant (bot) service which, according to the company, will let businesses automate customer support and other communications. This was built in partnership with Radisys, a U.S based subsidiary of Reliance Industries. The service was demonstrated at India Mobile Congress 2019, which is organised by the Department […] ...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, Video, News, Samsung, 4G, Ai, 5g, Reliance Jio, Reliance Industries, Reliance Jio Infocomm, Jio, Radisys, India Mobile Congress


India’s Reliance Jio unveils video call assistant to help businesses automate customer support

Before Google moves to bring its human-sounding robot calling service Duplex to help users automate their interactions with businesses to international markets, an Indian giant is deploying its own solution to get a jumpstart on the local market. Reliance Jio today unveiled AI-powered Video Call Assistant service that will allow businesses to automate their customer support and other communications. The service, built in collaboration with Radisys, a U.S.-based subsidiary of Reliance Industries,...
Tags: Google, Apps, Asia, Microsoft, Developer, India, Tech, Mumbai, Reliance Jio, Reliance Industries, Redmond, HDFC Bank, Manish Singh, Jio, IVR, Radisys