Showing posts from July, 2017

Dale Carnegie Training India organizes annual workshop on Global Leadership

 by Shrutee K/DNS Hyderabad : Dale Carnegie Training India organised its annual Global Workshop in Hyderabad today. The two-hour complimentary workshop on ‘ Secrets of Global Leadership’ highlighted the most valued and effective leadership behaviours in India and across the globe with the aim of helping participants discover the pathway to motivating employees in a cross-cultural work environment. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Kartik Shah, Senior Training Consultant at Dale Carnegie Training India . The workshop was focused on helping existing and aspiring leaders advance their leadership effectiveness and develop the skills needed to engage their teams. The workshop was designed to provide a broad perspective on leadership characteristics that motivate people to do their best work and stay with their employer. Ms. Pallavi Jha, Chairperson and MD, Dale Carnegie Training India said, “Dale Carnegie recognises that the impact of leadersh

PyroSecure launches innovative products for fire suppression

by Shrutee K/DNS Mumbai, July 31, 2017 : A short circuit in your electrical switch board or panel box takes mere 30 seconds for a small flame to get completely out of control. How then can you protect your property and life? PyroSecure, a brand owned by DNY Hospitality Pvt Ltd, has the solution to no more fire accidents due to short circuits. It has launched two unique technology products called PyroSticker and PyroCord to kill the fire at the source of a short circuit. PyroSecure automatic fire suppression systems employ the patented ACTOK technology. ACTOK technology uses microencapsulation technique of fire suppression at an early stage, directly in the place of inflammation. “65% of fire accidents are due to electrical short circuits. There are a few solutions like extinguishers and sprinklers but they are not designed to control the fire at the source,” said Vijay Dalwani, Chairman, PyroSecure. “Our product is

Seychelles Tourist Office India successfully executes seminar on Indian Market in Seychelles

 by Shrutee K/DNS Mumbai : Seychelles witnessed a one of its kind seminar on the 30 th of June 2017, conducted by Seychelles Tourist Office, India for the local hoteliers, DMCs, tourism board head office and other establishments. The seminar aimed at defining the Indian market and presenting its nitigrities to the local travel trade fraternity of Seychelles. The event witnessed powerful speeches on the cultural and behavioural differences between the two countries by three eminent speakers from India - Mr. Ashutosh Mehere, COO Alliances, Cox & Kings, India Mr. Jai Bujhwala, founder, Holidays Box  Mr. Parthip Thyagarajan, founder, The opening remarks were given by Mrs. Sherin Francis, CEO, Seychelles Tourism Board who expressed her happiness at hosting the event and at the opportunity to get a detailed understanding of a source market . Ms. Lubaina Sheerazi, COO, Blue Square Consultants, Seychelles Tourist office India, then explained

Veteran Artist Haroon Khimani to showcase ‘Descent’

b y Shrutee K/DNS Mumbai,July 2017:    At the age 83, Mr. Khimani has not surrendered his dream and passion. Luckily there is no expiry to our dreams and aspiration and for someone like Haroon Khimani , he is busy fulfilling his dreams these days. He will showcase his latest work ‘ Descent ’ the contemporary retrospective Visual Art Exhibition at  Jahangir Art Gallery from 1st August to 7th August ,2017. His paintings explore the fundamental existential dilemma of destruction and recreation and gradually steeped into potential energy of rebuilding. The portrayal emanates, from chaotic images, twisted shadowy figures and collapsing order of this universe which borders on understanding of life. Out of chaos there is promise of regeneration on a higher level of existence. In Khimani' s paintings nature acts as a back drop that determines human fate. Everything is in a flux. Ultimately the desperate elements form a whole and add to the tempo of narrative.

Soha Ali Khan and Darsheel Safary walk the ramp on Day 1 of India Kids Fashion Week

by Shrutee K/DNS Delhi, 29 th , 2017 : The first day of India Kids Fashion Week 2017 wrapped up with much fervor and enthusiasm in Delhi on 29 th July. India Kids Fashion Week is an initiative of Event Capital (A Laqshya Media Group Company) and Craftworld Events and is being held in association with Décor partner Asian Paints and Kids Channel Partner Sony YAY! At the Radisson Blu in Dwarka . Over 400 enthusiastic kids walked the ramp at the event. mom-to-be Soha Ali Khan walked the ramp on day 1 of IKFW Delhi for the brand Enchanted Velvet while actor Darsheel Safary walked the ramp for Aamayra . Day 1 was opened by KidZania , followed by Aamayra , Enchanted Velvet , Brat N Pret with the closing segment from Asian Paints Kids World styled by Tiber Taber .   Day 2 of the show will see brands like Papa Jama, Azzura Kids, BIBA Girls, Gini and Jony, Kids Around and Kirti Rathore. Kids from the Smile Foundation will also walk the ramp for the brand Papa

Aisshpra Gems & Jewels embodies the elegance of an Indian Bride in Nazakat Collection

by Shrutee K/DNS Multi-store jewellery house Aisshpra Gems and Jewels launches ‘Nazakat’ , a Bridal collection for the Demure Indian Bride. The collection is handcrafted in 22k yellow gold with the finesse of Jadau-Kundan craftsmanship where each masterpiece is a reflection of a bride’s emotions. Nazakat, which means daintiness typically explains the essence of an Indian bride that the enigmatic collection mirrors. Comprising of a magnificent range of Chokers, kanthas, cuffs and earrings, each masterpiece conceals the seven vows for eternity. Flirting with textures of gold, various polishes and precious stones like rubies, emeralds and diamonds as well as intricate Meenakari that adds a dollop of color, Nazakat is a dream come true for every Indian bride. Proficiently ornate with traditional motifs including flowers, leaves, birds and paisley defines elegance whereas brilliance of nakshi & meenakari depicts intricacy. The sparkle of fine-cut diamonds st

Vamaship bags the coveted Logistics Startup of the Year award

by Shrutee K/DNS Mumbai, 28 th July 2017 : Vamaship has won one of the most coveted & prestigious Logistics Startup of the Year award at the 7 th Annual Entrepreneur Awards 2017.  The Founder & CEO of Vamaship - Mr. Bhavik Chinai received the award from the hands of renowned author Mr. Gurcharan Das and Ms. Ritu Marya Editor in chief for Franchise India Holdings Pvt. Ltd. held at Hotel J W Marriott, Aerocity, New Delhi on the 19 th  July, 2017.    These awards aim to recognize and acknowledge the initiative and hard work of various entrepreneurs and their contribution to the society. The awards felicitated the best entrepreneurs from diverse industries in several categories, chosen from 5000+ award nominations and among 2000+ attendees. The event also had an overall presence of 350+ speakers. The award recognizes impact made on supply chains, logistics, fulfillment & delivery and companies which have built a business model to make a differen

Lords Hotels & Resorts on MICE Tourism

by Shrutee K/DNS “Businesses or enterprises hold MICE events in different regions because those regions may be their markets or they may have some strategic tie-ups there. To host MICE or related events becomes necessary for such enterprises to conduct their business without having to operate from that particular region. In not being able to receive an Input Tax Credit (ITC) under the Goods & Services Tax (GST) will act as a deterrent in conducting such a practice which is directly bad for business. Not only is it bad business for one such enterprise but it’s bad for the hospitality industry too. Lords Plaza which is our brand of business hotels, has been receiving enquiries for hosting MICE and on realizing that they won’t receive the ITC, in case where they are registered in a different State, they are not confirming it. We have lost on approximately 8 per cent MICE bookings since the beginning of the month. We have invested quite a lot in installing state of the art equi

Thailand Golf Travel Mart 2017 showcases world-class golfing experience

by Shrutee K/DNS Mumbai, 28 th July, 2017 – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) hosted Thailand Golf Travel Mart (TGTM) 2017 from 25-28 July in the stunning environs of Khao Yai in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand where golf tour operators and buyers from key international markets met with suppliers and golf course owners from across Thailand. TGTM 2017 showcased Thailand as a world-class golf destination, with its amazing courses that show beautiful scenery while offering world-class amenities and famously friendly Thai caddies. The event helped to create new opportunities for Thai golf business operators allowing them to promote their services to vital foreign markets. It is hoped the TGTM will increase the numbers of golfers coming to Thailand to play golf and so help raise revenue in all parts of the country. To ensure the best exposure for sellers and give them the chance to meet a wide array of buyers, the TGTM 2017 hosted pre-scheduled appointment matching p

Dun & Bradstreet India Releases ‘India’s Top PSUs 2017’

by Shrutee K/DNS Mumbai, 28 th July, 2017: Dun& Bradstreet, the world’s leading provider of global business information, knowledge and insights, released the 10 th edition of its premier publication ‘India’s Top PSUs 2017’ on Friday, 28 th July, 2017.  The importance of the PSU sector to the socio-economic development of the nation is clearly underscored by the fact the total employee strength in central public sector undertakings (CPSEs) stood at nearly 1.2.million (excluding contractual workers) in FY16. The publication ‘ India’s Top PSUs 2017’ is amongst the longest running and most reputed publications in the country that profiles central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) which are a part of the Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) list (operational enterprises as on 31.03.2016); public sector scheduled commercial banks (SCBs) as defined by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on 31.03.2016, excluding regional rural banks (RRBs); public sector insurance companies as defi

Volkswagen India exports its 2,50,000th car to Mexico

Unparalleled global standards in comfort, performance and design propelling demand for made-in-India Volkswagen cars in the Latin American geography Totalling up to over 2,10,000 cars, Vento is the highest exported car from the Volkswagen stable to Mexico till date and owns the third highest share in passenger vehicles there Pune, July 27 th , 2017: Volkswagen India added yet another milestone to its local success story by exporting the 2,50,000th India-made car to Mexico till date. The range of cars exported includes locally-made left hand drive Polo and Vento cars, with the latter witnessing high demand in the geography resulting in a steep incline in exports over the years. In fact, the made-in-India Vento has gone on to become the third highest selling car in the entire passenger car market in Mexico and currently makes up the bulk of car exports by Volkswagen to this geography at 2,10,000. In total, Volkswagen India exports to over 35 countries across four conti

NTT Communications Expands Presence in India to Meet Growing Digital Demand

Company launches international data network services and plans to invest more than 160 million USD for data center expansion in India   Mumbai, July 27, 2017-- NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group (TYO: 9432), today announced the launch of international data network services in India through its affiliate NTT Communications India Network Services (NTTCINS) . The acquisition of this licence in India follows the initiation of construction of the Company’s two new data centers in Mumbai and Bangalore, through Netmagic, a subsidiary of NTT Com and one of the leading managed hosting and cloud service providers in India. This reinforces the Company’s commitment to enable customers with high-quality infrastructure services as well as the management and security services to meet their Information and Communications Technology (ICT) outsourcing needs. NTT Com acquired Virtual Network Oper