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IFC Report Identifies $2.5Trillion in Climate InvestmentOpportunities in South Asian Cities by 2030

New Delhi, India, December 03, 2018 — Cities in South Asia have the potential to attract more than $2.5 trillion in climate-related investments in six key sector by 2030, according to a new report by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group. Most of climate-smart opportunity – $1.8 trillion – is in green buildings.

Ease of Doing Business in Delhi is Mostly Window Dressing – New Report by Centre for Civil Society

New Delhi: Centre for Civil Society (CCS), India’s leading think-tank advocating social change through public policy, released‘Doing Business in Delhi: An analysis of the progress on business environment reforms in the state’. The report is a compendium of research papers investigating the reality of doing business in Delhi, India’s second largest commercial city. The ‘Doing

Trend Micro Midyear Security Roundup Report Reveals Criminals Increasingly Drawn To Low-Profile Attacks

Report recorded a 96 percent increase in cryptocurrency mining detections in 1H 2018 compared to 2017 Bangalore, August 30, 2018 – Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today released its Midyear Security Roundup 2018, revealing that cybercriminals are moving away from attention-grabbing ransomware attacks to more covert methods

Truecaller Introduces Call Recording to Help Report Harassment and Fraudulent Calls

New Delhi, July 16th, 2018: Truecaller today introduced their newest Premium feature, Call Recording, for its Android users globally. This is another step towards upgrading their Premium offerings aimed at making communication safe and efficient by helping users report harassment related or fraudulent calls. From helping users identify new business clients, to empowering women in

India’s agro-food sector has made strong progress, but a new policy approach is needed to meet future challenges, says new report by OECD and ICRIER

India has made tremendous economic progress since the mid-1990s, raising GDP per capita by more than 5% per year, cutting the incidence of poverty in half, significantly decreasing undernourishment and transforming itself into a major agriculture exporter. For these past successes to continue into the future, India will need to accelerate existing reform efforts and

Fortified Salt Protecting Childhood Development  – Report from the 2018 World Salt Symposium

Park City, Utah—Iodine deficiency disorders affect over 20 percent of the world’s population and are a leading cause of thyroid conditions such as goiters as well as childhood developmental issues, reducing IQ by as much as 15 points. Almost 100 years ago the salt industry began fortifying salt with iodine to help end iodine deficiency

UN Scientific Committee to update Fukushima report

VIENNA, 14 June (UN Information Service) – The United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) is to update its 2013 report on the levels and effects of radiation exposure due to the nuclear accident following the great east-Japan earthquake and tsunami. The Scientific Committee has today concluded its 65th session, held at

Almost Half of Firms Have Been Victims of Financial Crime, According To New Thomson Reuters Report

Corporations in APAC remain vulnerable to financial crimes despite high spends on compliance processes Better collaboration and improved intelligence are vital to win the fight against financial crime   Mumbai, May 24, 2018 – Almost 50% of large APAC organisations have been victims of fraud, theft, money laundering or other financial crimes, according to one of

Atos named a Leader in Big Data & Analytics Services Report by NelsonHall

Paris, April 19, 2018 – Atos, a leader in digital transformation, today announces that it has been identified as a ‘Leader’ by global research and advisory firm NelsonHall in its latest Vendor Evaluation & Assessment Tool (NEAT) for Big Data & Analytics Services. According to the report, Atos has a comprehensive offering (including consulting and system integration services, platforms,

India’s total installed capacity is estimated to have reached 19.5 GW as on December 2017, says the latest edition of BRIDGE TO INDIA’s ‘India Solar Compass’ report

  Total capacity addition in 2017 was 9,255 MW, up 94% over 2016; Q4 was slow in terms of project commissioning with only 1,503 MW of utility scale projects being commissioned; Execution costs have shot up by about 18% in just six months; ReNew commissioned the largest capacity in Q4 2017 (300 MW), followed by