Kellton Tech announced that it is helping Riyada Digital, an emerging company in Saudi Arabia, build a customer-facing digital e-commerce platform. This platform will unveil its proprietary currency that will be instrumental in driving cashless adoption.
As a strategic digital partner, Kellton Tech will bring demonstrated skills and leading technical capabilities to design, develop, and deploy a futuristic platform that allows faster, zero-fuss payments via a proprietary digital wallet. Further, it will empower physical stores with new levels of service and technology expertise to eliminate dependence on cash and go cashless, thereby facilitating improved customer experiences, enhancing sales, and effectively countering the competition posed by online giants.
Sterlite Technologies today announced a partnership with Bharti Airtel (Airtel), India’s largest integrated telco, to build a modern optical fibre network for Airtel across 10 telecom circles.
This modern optical network will enable Airtel to deliver world-class customer experience through enhanced scalability, reduced latency, and improved bandwidth. The densely fiberized, future-ready network, will also form the foundation for many next-gen services such as 5G, FTTH, IoT, enterprise networks, and Industry 4.0.
The Board of Directors in its meeting held on 14th September, 2020 has inter alia and subject to requisite clarifications/ approvals, accorded its approval for infusion of equity of INR 150 crore in a Joint Venture Company to be promoted jointly by NTPC, PGCIL, REC and PFC for setting up of a Common Back-end Infrastructure Facility (CBIF).
Vascon Engineers Limited has received Letter of Intent from M/s EPICONS CONSULTANTS PVT. LTD for "Construction of New Academic Building for South Indian Education Society at TTC Industrial Area. Navi Mumbai" amounting to Rs. 31.57 Crores (excluding GST). The work has been awarded on 'Item Rate Basis'.
The work has to be completed within 12 months from the date of receipt of this Letter of Intent.
Steel Strips Wheels confirms export orders of nearly 5,100 wheels for EU Caravan Trailer Market to be executed in the month of October from its Chennai plant.
Total value of the order is around US$ 45K.
Indiabulls Housing Finance has sold a portion of its stake in OakNorth Holding Ltd., the wholly owning parent company of OakNorth Bank Ltd., to an existing sovereign shareholder of the Bank for ₹ 82 crores.
The company have sold partial stake in OakNorth for an aggregate amount of ₹ 522 Crores, to private equity investors, during the last one week.
The sale proceeds will be accretive to the regulatory net worth and the CRAR of the Company.
The Securities Issuance Committee of the company has approved the closure of QIP issue for an aggregate of 3.47 crore equity shares.
The issue price was fixed at INR 196.37 per equity share for a total raising of funds of INR 682.87 crores.
The Board of Directors of the company, in its meeting held today has approved the sale of entire stake of 58% held in APA Engineering Private Limited at a consideration of INR 17.40 crores.
The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited (G E Shipping) signed a contract to buy a secondhand Very Large Gas Carrier of about 77,922 cbm. The 2002 Japanese built vessel is expected to join the Company’s fleet in Q3 FY21.
The Company’s current fleet stands at 46 vessels, comprising 33 tankers (11 crude carriers, 17 product tankers, 5 LPG carrier) and 13 dry bulk carriers with an average age of 12.37 years aggregating 3.70 mn dwt. The company has already contracted to sell its 1996 built Very Large Gas Carrier Jag Vidhi which will be delivered to buyers in Q3 FY21.
Ramco Systems announced that it will implement its flagship aviation software Ramco Aviation M&E MRO Suite V5.8 for the Salus Aviation Group, one of New Zealand’s largest aviation services providers.
Ramco Aviation software will offer different modules on the cloud such as Maintenance and Engineering, MRO Services and Part Sales, Supply Chain Management, and Compliance, bundled with Finance and Manufacturing offerings, while delivering simplified user experience via Hubs.
New Zealand based Salus Aviation has seen consistent growth due to regular expansion and acquisition activities. This growth has led to a large and a specialised employee base throughout the entire group supporting the helicopter and fixed-wing industry from locations across New Zealand and the United States.
In order to improve operational efficiencies, Salus embarked on a digital transformation initiative and chose Ramco’s modern, integrated Aviation Suite to provide a single platform across the business, ensuring groupwide operational visibility and discipline, thus improving overall efficiency.
- ABB Ability™ SCADAvantage™ system facilitates advanced control and realtime monitoring of gas flow from remote centers
- ABB’s pressure regulation skids enable precise metering and maintaining of optimal gas pressure along the complex gas pipeline network.
- A flexible and scalable digital solution for reliable data transfer, ensuring last mile connectivity across 399 remote tea estates and six large industrial customers
- Custom wireless communication infrastructure was developed to ensure seamless transfer of data from the remotely located tea estates to the central monitoring location
ABB’s SCADA-based solution monitors and controls gas flow across tea estates and select industrial customers, across six districts of upper Assam. The project was awarded by Assam Gas Company Limited (AGCL) and will be undertaken in two phases to cover 399 tea estates and six large industrial customers. As the state utility works towards building a sustainable gas distribution system, one of the major issues AGCL faced with was the optimization of gas flow along its extensive pipeline network ensuring gas availability per pre-defined limit even to the last-mile consumer.
ABB was able to customize and deliver a state-of-the-art SCADA and telecom solution for AGCL covering 74 tea estates and six big industrial consumers in the first phase of the project. This solution comprises of three pressure regulating stations, one bi-directional metering station along AGCL’s pipeline.ABB’s control system helps AGCL to regulate the gas flow according to the requirements of each tea estate. ABB’s pressure regulation (metering, filtration and pressure-let-down) skids, ultrasonic-based metering module solution and the advanced control system, ensure gas distribution to the last mile connection while maintaining the optimum pressure along the length of the pipeline.
Tata Consultancy Services’ Enterprise Payments Hub to Enable the Bank to Launch New Innovative Services and Payments Products, and Enhance Customer Experience
Tata Consultancy Services announced that Emirates NBD, the Middle East’s leading financial services group, has successfully deployed a centralized international payments hub for multiple entities, running on TCS BaNCSTM for Payments.
Emirates NBD had selected TCS BaNCS for Payments as part of its vision to transform payments processing across all its entities covering six countries. The solution is now being used for international payments in Singapore, India, United Arab Emirates and United Kingdom. In India, the solution will also process domestic payments over RTGS and NEFT, while in UAE, at Emirates NBD and Emirates Islamic Bank, it will manage international payments as well as FTS for domestic clearing.
The TCS BaNCS Enterprise Payments Hub centralizes and strengthens the bank’s payments processing infrastructure across countries. This modern, high-performing solution enhances the digital experience for customers and simplifies the bank’s IT landscape. In addition, it will enable the bank to launch new innovative services and payments products such as SWIFT for Corporates, and adopt upcoming market innovations in real-time clearing such as GCC-RTGS (KSA, UAE), IPI, and Egypt – RTGS, while also enabling GPII Certification for all its entities.
Aurionpro Solutions has announced that, its subsidiary in Singapore, has won an order from one of the largest banks based in Singapore, having operations in Southeast Asia.
Integro Technologies Pte Limited (subsidiary of Aurionpro Solutions Ltd) has been awarded this project, for the implementation of Smart Lender product version 4, by the Bank to be executed across the subsidiaries and branches of the Bank.
This project, will be implemented by February, 2022 and is valued more than SGD 5.5 Million (approx. INR 29.61 Crores).
Acquisition to augment Infosys Cobalt portfolio of cloud services and further strengthen nearshore delivery presence in Europe
Infosys today announced a definitive agreement to acquire GuideVision, one of the largest ServiceNow Elite Partners in Europe. GuideVision is an award winning enterprise service management consultancy specialised in offering strategic advisory, consulting, implementations, training and support on the ServiceNow platform.
GuideVision’s end-to-end offerings, including SnowMirror - a proprietary smart data replication tool for ServiceNow instances - enables over 100 enterprise clients to simplify complex business and IT processes. GuideVision’s training academy and nearshore capabilities in Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and presence in Germany and Finland will strengthen Infosys’ ServiceNow capabilities for its clients in Europe.
ServiceNow is one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies, and is becoming an ‘essential service’ and workflow standard for organizations. Infosys was recognized by ServiceNow as the 2019 and 2020 ServiceNow Global Service Provider Partner of the Year.
The first-ever BS VI compliant buses for public transport to be rolled out in India
The first batch of buses to be rolled out by Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS) this month itself
JBM Auto Ltd. has bagged the country’s first BS6 complaint AC low floor CNG bus order for New Delhi from Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS). JBM Auto will be supplying 116 CITYLIFE BS6 buses to Operator which will be running under the DIMTS Cluster in New Delhi. Deliveries of the first batch of these buses shall start this month end onwards.
The construction arm of L&T has secured orders from prestigious clients for its varied businesses divisions as below:
- Buildings & Factories Business
- Water & Effluent Treatment Business
- L&T GeoStructure
*The project value is classified in the range of INR 1,000 to 2,500 Crores.
ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company Limited, India's leading private sector non-life insurance company, has entered into a Bancassurance tie-up with YES BANK. The partnership will provide the Bank’s diverse customer base access to the insurer’s portfolio and make insurance more accessible to its customers across India.
Through this tie-up, ICICI Lombard aims to offer innovative insurance solutions to YES BANK’s customers across 28 states and 8 Union Territories. With both organizations believing in offering the best to the customers through innovation, this partnership would offer customers the best of both worlds.
Indoco Remedies announced receipt of approval for its ANDA for Apixaban Tablets 2.5mg & 5mg. The products are therapeutically equivalent to the Reference Listed Drug ‘Eliquis’ of Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS).
Apixaban is an anticoagulant, or blood thinner. It is used for patients with health problems caused by a blood clot.
The US market size of Apixaban Tablets is USD 11,037 million as per IMS MAT June’20 data.