IFC, Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board, KIIFB, International Finance Corporation

World Bank Group member International Finance Corporation (IFC) has proposed to extend a green loan of up to $150 million in Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB), an infrastructure funding agency owed by India’s Kerala State.


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Government plans to dress up PSBs before sale; Bank of Maharashtra, BOI, IOB in queue

The government plans to dress up state run lenders’ balance sheets through capital support and sale of non-core assets among other measures before putting them on the block. The transformation plan also includes transfer of impaired loans to the proposed bad bank and reducing employee count by offering attractive voluntary…

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Social audio is set to have its YouTube moment, Clubhouse founders say

Mumbai: Clubhouse, an invite-only audio chat app launched on Android in India on May 21, has crossed the one million-downloads mark. On Monday, ET Now’s Nayantara Rai spoke with Clubhouse founders Paul Davison and Rohan Seth in their first TV interview together. Edited excerpts: ClubHouse became a global sensation after…

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US Supreme Court revives LinkedIn bid to shield personal data

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave Microsoft Corp’s LinkedIn Corp another chance to try to stop rival hiQ Labs Inc from harvesting personal data from the professional networking platform’s public profiles – a practice that LinkedIn contends threatens the privacy of its users. The justices threw out a lower…

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Convosight raises $9 million in funding from Qualgro, others

Mumbai: Convosight, a community monetisation platform, has raised $9 million in a Series A funding round led by Singapore-based venture firm Qualgro. Unilever Ventures, along with existing backers. IvyCap Ventures and Sequoia Capital India’s Surge also participated in the capital raising. The startup is building a monetisation ecosystem for community…

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Covid-19 vaccine: C-CAMP partners Hitachi ABB for cold chain solutions

Bengaluru: The Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP), in partnership with Hitachi ABB Power Grids, will provide portable cold chain transport devices in select South Indian cities for efficient delivery of Covid-19 vaccines. The device is indigenously developed, according to C-CAMP. The organisation has come up with a portable…

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Global captives expected to ramp up hiring in small towns

Global firms looking to hire for their captive units in India are ramping up headcount in tier II and tier III towns, analysts said. There are about 1,600 global captive centres in India, which collectively employ over 1.3 million people of the 4.6 million technology workforce in the country. Recruitment…

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Amazon India vendor Cloudtail faces Rs 56 crore tax demand: Report

Bengaluru: Cloudtail India, one of the largest sellers on Amazon India, is facing a tax demand of over Rs 56 crore, The Guardian reported on Monday. Cloudtail is a joint venture of Infosys’ co-founder NR Narayana Murthy’s Catamaran Ventures and Amazon India. The British newspaper was able to ascertain Cloudtail‘s…

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Google revamps Workspace to rival Microsoft amid WFH

New Delhi: Google is expanding its Workforce suite of office products to everyone with a Google account, in a bid to increase its market footprint and take on rivals like Microsoft. The search giant has also announced a new individual subscription offer, enhancements to Google Meet, as well as security…

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DigiBoxx clocks 1 million users within 6 months of launch

Qualgro leads $9m funding in Convosight and eight more India deal updates

Yes Bank to shift base to former Reliance Infra headquarters in Mumbai

Regulators to look into PNB Housing Fin's plan to raise Rs 4,000 crore from Carlyle, other entities

Now, Covid-19 vaccination appointments can be booked on Paytm app

MP HC admits PIL against Facebook, Twitter over objectionable content

Nikhil Kamath apologises after chess win against Viswanathan Anand

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