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Retailer Boohoo probes Pakistan suppliers over ‘underpaid’ staff

British online fashion group Boohoo on Wednesday (23) said it was investigating a Guardian newspaper report that its suppliers were underpaying workers in Pakistan, after facing...

India back on currency manipulation watchlist by the US

THE Trump administration labelled many countries including India as currency manipulators and said that these ‘trading partners’ may be deliberately devaluing their currencies against the...

Mistry family flags ‘underperformance’ at Tata Sons AGM

The bitter tussle between the Tatas and ousted chairman Cyrus Mistry came to fore at the annual general meeting of Tata Sons, as the...

Seva Group brings German shoe brand Birkenstock to India

Premium German footwear brand Birkenstock has entered Indian market through a partnership with Seva Group. Seva Group, which is into automotive retail, entered consumer product...

Apple puts supplier Wistron on notice after Indian factory violence

Apple Inc has placed supplier Wistron Corp on probation, saying on Saturday it would not award the Taiwanese contract manufacturer new business until it...

Singapore Airlines Ready To Take Off World’s Longest Flight Of 19 Hours

Passengers were getting ready to board the world's longest flight on Thursday -- a marathon 19 hours in the air between Singapore and New...

India’s Hetero to produce 100m doses of the Russian Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine

INDIAN drug firm Hetero will produce 100 million doses of the Russian Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine per year, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF)...

LEICESTER CARE HOME WINS TOP AWARD

A care home in Leicester celebrated a “well-deserved” win at the Great British Care Awards last month. Asra House Residential Care Home, as part of...

Eros International, Hollywood’s STX Entertainment to merge, create global content firm

In a first of its kind deal, Indian movie producer and distributor Eros International on Saturday announced an all-share merger with Hollywood's STX Entertainment...

Ribbon to launch digital financial services app

  FINTECH firm Ribbon Plc will launch a digital financial services app to offer hyper-personalised multi-currency wallets to NRIs as well as residents of India,...