Saturday, December 9, 2023


Hindenburg 2.0: Adani Group accused of secret share trading in OCCRP report

Fresh sets of allegations of ‘stock manipulation’ against Adani Group by Organised Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) have been causing huge chaos in the Indian stock market.

UK telecom company BT plans to shed up to 55,000 jobs, replace some with AI

BT Group, a telecommunications company based in the United Kingdom, announced on Thursday its intention to reduce its workforce by up to 55,000 employees by the end of the decade.

ED searches home, offices of Byju’s CEO Byju Raveendran in Bengaluru

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Saturday conducted searches at the Bengaluru residence of CEO of the ed-tech company Byju's, Byju Raveendran, and the firm's two offices.

Union govt introduces interchange fee for Gpay, Paytm, others on transactions above ₹2,000

The NPCI, which oversees payment systems in India, has suggested that transactions above Rs 2,000 made through Prepaid Payment Instruments (PPIs) using the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) should be charged an interchange fee.

Net worth slips below $40 bn, Gautam Adani now 39th on global rich list

Gautam Adani has now slipped to the 39th spot on the global rich list after the US-based short seller Hindenburg Research accused the Adani Group of indulging in stock manipulation and accounting fraud.

Starkey launches ‘WeCare’; national hearing health program to help governments and health ministries

People with hearing challenges in the UAE can experience the benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) embedded hearing aids at the AccessAbilities Expo. Starkey shared its ‘national hearing health program’ called Starkey ‘WeCare’ at the show. This program helps governments and ministries of health, implement hearing health services framework for their citizens, in a result proven and direct impact methodology.

SPC Free Zone and ASG Partner to Increase Ease of Business Operations

The Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone (SPCFZ), the world’s first publishing and printing free zone, has signed an agreement with Al Khebra Labour Supply Centre, a subsidiary of the Administrative Services Group (ASG) to take the quick and convenient administrative solutions offered to clients a step further.
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Sheraa Launches ‘Access Sharjah’ Programme to Support Digital Content and Publishing Start-ups

‘Access Sharjah’, a programme to support innovative start-ups from around the world venturing into the publishing and digital content sector.

Microsoft Announces HAMS: Harnessing AutoMobiles for Safety

The HAMS project uses a sensing device to create a virtual “safety harness” for the vehicle. Microsoft’s goal is to monitor the state of the driver, as well as how the vehicle is being driven for the road and environment it’s being operated in.
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Raghuram Rajan – India’s Economy: How did we get here and what can be done? [Video]

Raghuram Rajan is the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at Chicago Booth. He was the 23rd Governor of the Reserve Bank of India between September...

Al Badayer Oasis Welcomes Guests at the Heart of Al Badayer Desert in Sharjah

Nature lovers and adventure seekers looking for a true taste of the Emirati lifestyle don’t have to look any further. Al Badayer Oasis by Mysk, the third gem in Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq)’s ‘Sharjah Collection’, nestled in central Sharjah’s lively Al Badayer Desert, is now welcoming guests.
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Sustainability at the Forefront of HP’s Agenda at GITEX Technology Week 2019

The HP booth, which is located at Hall 5, Stand 30 will be recycled after the event - remains of which will be used to make furniture, namely chairs and tables for schools

IKEA renewables investment nears €2.5bn, as company hits clean energy target a year early

IKEA has an ambition of becoming a 'climate positive' organisation - reducing more greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) than the company and its supply chain emits - and wants to halve its emissions in absolute terms by 2030.
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Apple reduces mining impact through recycled rare earth elements

A key component of its new models, the Taptic Engine, contains only recycled rare earth materials, representing around a quarter of the total rare earth elements used in a new iPhone.

New gold-based, Sharia-compliant cryptocurrency to launch in the UAE

The first of its kind in the Middle East, the gold-based digital currency offers the working class the potential to double their investment within a year, with this safe, guaranteed low-risk investment scheme.
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Google Pulls Android From Huawei, Deals Blow to Mobile Business

(Bloomberg) -- Alphabet Inc.’s Google will cut off the supply of hardware and some software services to Huawei Technologies Co. to comply with a Trump administration crackdown on the...

Du launches 5G mobile devices in the UAE

Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), du, on Sunday announced the launch of 5G-enabled devices in the United Arab Emirates with the company selling the ZTE Axon Pro 10 devices...
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