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Flipkart will kick off the festive season with the 8th edition of its biggest flagship event, The Big Billion Days (TBBD), from October 7 to 12, 2021. In a first, non-Plus customers will be able to gain early access by redeeming 50 earned SuperCoins on the Flipkart app. This year, the event will bring forth several new opportunities for homegrown brands and sellers.
AIMA award for Sanjiv Goenka: All India Management Association (AIMA) has bestowed the Business Leader of the Year award to Sanjiv Goenka, chairman RP Sanjiv Goenka Group. After receiving the award, Goenka said, “AIMA Managing India Awards has become an institution and is very special.”
IWIRC award for Binani: Mamta Binani , chairperson, Council on Legal Affairs, MCCI, is the 2021 winner of the 4th edition of the International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) Woman of the Year in Restructuring (Asia) Award. This is the first time that India has bagged this award and the restructuring space has really opened up for professionals.
Krittika Centre for Women Empowerment: Kutchina Foundation has launched the Krittika Centre for Women Empowerment, founded by Namit Bajoria. Came into being out of concern for the need to care for the marginalised, Kutchina Foundation aspires to support the disadvantaged girl child and women, create a network of empowered and talented women social entrepreneurs and who would be force multiplier in furthering the cause of girl child and women in India.
Direct-selling industry survey: The direct selling industry in West Bengal has breached the Rs 1,800-crore mark to touch Rs1868.9 crore, for the first time in 2019-20, according to the annual survey 2019-20 for direct selling in India, commissioned and released by the Indian Direct Selling Association (IDSA). West Bengal is not only one of the largest direct selling markets pan-India, but also one of the fastest-growing markets for any region in India accounting for 11.4% of gross national direct selling turnover.
To bring a sharper focus to the healthcare sector with a targeted set of product offerings, Kotak Mahindra Bank (KMBL) has announced that it has launched a tailored healthcare financing solutions ranging from healthcare infrastructure loans, medical equipment finance and unsecured healthcare loans, catering to key stakeholders in the healthcare ecosystem including hospitals, laboratories, diagnostic centres, nursing homes, clinics, doctors and medical equipment manufacturers & dealers.
Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) recently organised a virtual event#ICCHealthcareInitiativeson evidence-basedmedicine. The objective of the event was to initiate a peer-to-peer discussion around the importance of Evidence based Medicine (EBM), the benefits and challenges of the implementation of Clinician Decision Support System (CDSS) in the treatment regime. The event was attended by several leaders from Government, medical fraternity, and health technology industry.
Krittika Centre for Women Empowerment will aim toward showcasing the works of Kutchina Krittijka fellows spanned from Dimapur to Jaipur working across ten locations on eight thematic providing to more than ten thousand beneficiaries mostly women and children from margins of society. This Centre is also dedicated to credible organizations working on women empowerment for showcasing their work, exchange ideas and activities to people at large. Speaking on the occasion Ms. Chandrima Bhattacharya, Minister of State for Urban Development & Municipal affairs, Health & Family Welfare, Land and Reforms, Refugee and Rehabilitation of the Government of West Bengal said
According to a recent survey Chinese food is the second most popular cuisine in India, which enjoys a 15 percent share of the market. Keeping in view the growing popularity, acceptance and convenience amongst the consumers; Nilon's, one of India's leading processed food company has strengthened its Chinese range product portfolio. The company recently added an array of new-age products in sauces, chutneys and spices. The basket of products includes Red & Green Chilli sauce, Soya sauce, vinegar, Szechuan Chutney, Manchurian Masala, Chicken 65 Masala and Chowmein Masala among others.