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TCS ‘Billion Steps Challenge’ Registers Huge Success

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By Vivek K. Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

TCS 'Billion Steps Challenge'

Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, announced that its ‘Billion Steps Challenge’ to employees evoked an overwhelming response, with over 200,000 participants across the globe registering and collectively logging a record three billion steps. At over 2.4 million kms, this distance is equivalent to three return trips to the moon, or going sixty times around the Earth, or five and a half times around Jupiter. Read more

PAUL ADAMS – Taking the Billion Dollar Bag Industry to another Dimension

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Carrying a Bag is not only an object of necessity but it’s more of a style statement. Now think of an expensive abstract painting in your drawing room you invite people to have a look at your taste of style. What if this handmade abstract art comes on your bag and you can carry your own style…

PaulAdams redefines the way world look at BAGS as a symbol of style and fashion. Selected artists across India are called upon under one roof and they work in building a unique colourful unimaginable ABSTRACT art forms which can be used directly on bags to make these bags one-of-a-kind to-be item in every women/men’s wardrobe. Read more

Focusing on semi-urban and rural areas, fintech start-up True balance launches Gift Cards for unbanked users True balance targets Next Billion Users to provide financial services

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

True Balance, Financial Services Platform has unveiled a new feature gift card in the mobile app. The gift card is a fast and secure recharge option for the users.

Continuing the promise to bring “Finance for billions “, the inception of Gift cards opens a new option for the unbanked users and is an impactful step wherein the bank related frauds are on a high. This unique feature would help the unbanked users/ users who don’t want to use bank details every time to recharge and pay bills on the True balance app; thus, introducing them to digital financial transactions.

This also is a positive step where; in case the user is a non-KYC user he would not have to worry about the monthly wallet limit and can use the Gift card to transact within the app ecosystem. App users can directly add the gift card of any amount from the true balance app. Being transferable; users may gift the gift card to their loved ones on any special occasion. Read more

Hindalco to Acquire Aleris at an EV of US$ 2.58 Billion

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Hindalco’s wholly owned subsidiary, Novelis Inc, today announced signing of a definitive agreement to purchase Aleris Corporation, a global aluminium rolled products major, headquartered in the United States, for US$ 2.58 billion in a debt finance deal.

Says Mr. Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman, Hindalco “Over a decade ago, with the Novelis acquisition Hindalco leap frogged into the global arena of the Aluminium Industry. It made Hindalco a global multinational and brought with it top-tier international customers and best in class capabilities in aluminium value-added products. Since then, Novelis has grown significantly and continues to be the global leader in its markets. The acquisition of Aleris is the next phase of our aluminium value added products growth strategy. This will solidify our position as the world’s No.1 aluminium Value-Added Products player. Post this acquisition, we are well placed to serve our customers across geographies in automotive and now the high-end aerospace segments. We will have presence throughout the downstream aluminium value chain in Asia, positioning us for future growth in the region. This also enhances the access to world class manufacturing capabilities for our existing Indian aluminium value added operations and accelerates our path to making world class products in India.” Read more

DUA LIPA’S “NEW RULES’’ HAS HIT 1 BILLION VIEWS!

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By K Ashwin Mobile: 09920183006 Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

Dua Lipa has made Youtube history as the youngest female artist to hit one billion views on a music video.

Dua Lipa’s self-titled debut studio album was released on 2 June 2017 and the album spawned seven singles, including hits like ”Be the One” and ”New Rules” which continue to dominate the Singles Charts ! In India too, ‘New Rules’ has been leading across charts and audio streaming sites. The artist even created a Hindi version of her song owing to the love her Indian fans gave her. Read more

“Sachin – A Billion Dreams” wins awards at the 11th Tehran International FICTS Festival 2018

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By  K Ashwin  Mobile: 09920183006  Email:indianshowbusiness@gmail.com

“Sachin – A Billion Dreams” has won two awards at the recently concluded 11th Tehran International FICTS Festival 2018. “Sachin – A Billion Dreams” won the awards competing against dozens of sports films that were screened over the 4 days of the festival. The Honorary Diploma and Festival Trophy for the Best Director of a Long Documentary went to James Erskine and the Special Award  for the Best Film in the Long documentary section went to Ravi Bhagchandka. Read more