"We sell more fruits and vegetables than any other organised retailer in the country. We also provide large employment and development opportunities for lakhs of people across India," Ambani said, adding that RIL's growth model is based on partnership with small merchants and shopkeepers. … [Read more...] about RIL AGM 2020: Will induct global partners into Reliance Retail, says Mukesh Ambani
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“Hi everyone. I know there's a lot going on around the world right now, and I hope you are all staying healthy and safe. I want to share an important update. Facebook is joining forces with a new partner in India – we're making a major financial investment, and we will become the largest minority shareholder in Jio Platforms. More than that, we're also committing to work together on some critical projects that we think will open up a lot of opportunities for commerce in India. … [Read more...] about RIL AGM 2020: Here’s the full text of Mukesh Ambani’s speech
New smartphone OSGoogle and Jio are partnering to build a new smartphone operating system in India."Have sold 100 million Jio Phones till date. But there are many feature phone users waiting to upgrade to a conventional smartphone. We believe we can design an entry-level 4G or even a 5G smartphone. We believe that we can design such a phone at a fraction of the current cost," Ambani said."To power such a value-engineered smartphone, we also need an equally value-engineered smartphone operating system. And, such an operating system must be designed from grounds-up. Google and Jio are partnering to build a new smartphone operating system in India," he added. … [Read more...] about RIL AGM key highlights: Mukesh Ambani announces Google deal; Jio readies 5G solution
Joe Rogan to Spotify: Good or bad? “It’s good and bad,” Quah says. “I think it’s too early to tell, but my instinct here is to think conservatively. I like the way the community is structurally formed, but I understand its limitations. So I see it as a neutral change. I certainly don’t think it’s 100% good.” … [Read more...] about Podcasting’s best listener launches his own podcast about podcasting. Is this ‘peak podcast’?
Coffee Day Enterprises Ltd Interim Chief Operating Officer Nithin Bagamane has resigned from the company citing personal reasons. Bagamane was appointed as Interim Chief Operating Officer and member of the Executive Committee of the Coffee Day Enterprises Ltd (CDEL) last year in July after the demise of its promotor V G Siddhartha. … [Read more...] about Coffee Day Enterprises interim COO Nithin Bagamane resigns