India to become first Asian country to launch a Plastics Pact

The FINANCIAL —  UK partners with India to deliver a circular plastics economy.India has become the first Asian country to develop a plastics pact, launching a ground-breaking new initiative to bring together leading businesses at a national level to make commitments for…

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Aging matters

The FINANCIAL -- As a master’s student studying biology at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research in Mumbai, India, Sneha Dutta came across research in one of her classes that fascinated her. Authored by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s William Mair, it…

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American Express Launches 2021 Global Travel Trends Report

The FINANCIAL -- American Express released the American Express Travel: Global Travel Trends Report, which provides unique insight into consumer sentiment toward travel nearly one year after the COVID-19 pandemic began. The findings in the report, grounded in survey research across seven…

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Deutsche Bank extends INR 12bn lifeline to Indian MSMEs

The FINANCIAL — Deutsche Bank is supporting India’s micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) through the pandemic by extending over 12 billion Indian rupees (~138 million euros) of credit to more than 2,000 clients. The loans are part of the Government of…

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Intel India launches AI research center

The FINANCIAL — At the inaugural all.ai 2020 Virtual Summit, Intel India in collaboration with the government of Telangana, International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) and Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) announced the launch of INAI, an applied artificial intelligence (AI)…

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