The commitments would help Apple diversify its supply chain beyond China, locked in a trade war with the United States. It started assembling in 2017 a low-cost iPhone model in India through Wistron's local unit in the tech hub of Bengaluru. It later ramped up production, with Foxconn beginning to assemble iPhones last year and Wistron widening operations. … [Read more...] about Apple’s second-largest manufacturer Pegatron approves $150 million for India facility: Report
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There are broadly four types of vaccine — one, a vaccine based on the whole virus (this could be either inactivated, or an attenuated [weakened] virus vaccine); two, a non-replicating viral vector vaccine that uses a benign virus as vector that carries the antigen of SARS-CoV; three, nucleic-acid vaccines that have genetic material like DNA and RNA of antigens like spike protein given to a person, helping human cells decode genetic material and produce the vaccine; and four, protein subunit vaccine wherein the recombinant proteins of SARS-COV-2 along with an adjuvant (booster) is given as a vaccine. … [Read more...] about India’s COVID-19 vaccine plan: What PM Modi said about vaccination process
The broadcast rights holder Sony Pictures Sports Networks too is expecting to cash in on the pent-up demand for live Indian cricket team action. Sony has reportedly roped in around 15 sponsors and is expecting a growth of 25-30 percent revenues compared to the last series. … [Read more...] about India’s tour of Australia 2020: Will WFH give a boost to viewership figures?
That is what tech giant Facebook has been planning through WhatsApp--monetise the product by bringing in commerce into the instant messaging platform. Facebook is working on payments through WhatsApp Pay, which is at a testing stage. Joining hands with Reliance could help it go live with WhatsApp Pay sooner, say experts. … [Read more...] about With Jio’s support, WhatsApp a step closer to becoming a ‘super app’
The Industrial output, or factory output, is the closest approximation for measuring the economic activity in the country's business landscape.The Indices of Industrial Production for the mining, manufacturing and electricity sectors for April 2019 grew 5.1 percent, 2.8 percent and 6.0 percent as compared to April 2018. … [Read more...] about Industrial output at 3.4% in April 2019