Friday, 26 April 2013

PATH TO PROGRESS THROUGH FINANCIAL INCLUSION presented by BLOOMBERG TV India


BLOOMBERG TV India presents
PATH TO PROGRESS THROUGH FINANCIAL INCLUSION

-       Plans to observe April 23rd as FINANCIAL INCLUSION DAY every year
-       Path To Progress through financial inclusion is powered by FINO PayTech

Vivek Law, Editor - Bloomberg TV India discussing nuances of Financial Inclusion with Dr K C Chakraborty, Dy. Governor - Reserve Bank of India

New Delhi, April 25th, 2013: 

Bloomberg TV India, the nation’s premier English Business News Channel today hosted ‘PATH TO PROGRESS Through FINANCIAL INCLUSION’, a unique initiative that brought together key influencers and decision makers like Govt. departments, Institutes, ministries to effectively address roadblocks in financial inclusion and deliberate on the mechanism for empowering the deprived set of the country’s population.

Path to Progress through Financial Inclusion has been conceptualized in two phases, the first phase focused on the financial inclusion scenario at the regional level through discussions, absorbing key learnings, pain points and solutions. The second phase via a panel discussion will help chart out a road map to achieve 100% financial inclusion on the basis of the learnings and understanding gathered from the first phase.

The high-powered panel comprised of eminent personalities from the BFSI Sector viz., Mr. G. Padmanabhan, Executive Director - RBI, Mr. MV Tanksale, CMD - Central Bank of India, Mr. Rajiv Sabharwal, Executive Director - ICICI Bank, Mr. Bhargav Dasgupta, MD & CEO - ICICI Lombard and Mr. Manish Khera, CEO - FINO PayTech.

Bloomberg TV India, today at the event also released the “Financial Inclusion Report” which captures the issues in the regional level and proposed recommendations. The report was unveiled by Dr. K C Chakraborty, Dy. Governor – Reserve Bank of India who graced the event as the Guest of Honour.

Sriram Kilambi, President – Bloomberg TV India, speaking about the initiative said, “Bloomberg TV has always positioned itself as an influencer’s channel and have created content that aims to influence the influencers. We are confident that with Path To Progress we will be able to reach out to all the key stakeholders in the sector and help address the key issues that are becoming roadblocks in making India a 100% financially inclusive country.”

In the first phase, Bloomberg TV India organised a series of regional panel discussions with key delegates in Hyderabad, New Delhi, Lucknow, Raipur and Patna to discuss the regional nuances of financial inclusion as well as the bottlenecks, solutions, policy framework and technology faced by key stakeholders. The panel discussions were attended by representatives of the State Government, Institutes and Ministries involved in the Financial Inclusion value chain in the State.

The second phase of Path To Progress was the panel discussion held today to highlight the need to focus on achieving complete financial inclusion at the national level by incorporating learning, trends and solutions discussed at the panel discussions held at the regional level. The panel discussion was attended by senior representatives from Ministry of Rural Development, Reserve Bank of India, Finance Ministry, Banking industry, Research Consultancy Firms etc.

Mr. Manish Khera - CEO, FINO PayTech, speaking about the initiative said, FINO PayTech is the leading payments technology service provider and operator of the largest BC network for banks, state and central governments, government agency, etc.  As leaders, we are supporting Bloomberg TV India in the initiative of discussing the way ahead for financial inclusion via ‘Path To Progress—Through Financial Inclusion'. This initiative has helped us to share our learning and experience with the leaders from various stakeholders in the industry and showcase our commitment to the cause of financial inclusion. Through this initiative FINO PayTech wishes to bring out the dynamics of on-ground reality, implementation, infrastructure and customer requirements to get the inputs of the thought leaders and visionaries and key stakeholders of the ecosystem and lay the path to progress of India through financial inclusion. With this we have also established the Financial Inclusion Day on April 23, 2013, that will give us a reason to come together each year to take up the cause of complete financial inclusion. 

Bloomberg TV India, today established April 23rd as FINANCIAL INCLUSION DAY, which each year promises to bring together the key stakeholders from the BFSI sector to recapture and measure how the country has progressed in the previous year in terms of financial inclusiveness and discuss the growth prospects, road blocks, effective measures to be taken and the road map to improve the state of financial inclusion in the coming year.

FINO PayTech, India’s largest player in the financial inclusion space, has partnered with Bloomberg TV India in the Path To Progress – Through Financial Inclusion initiative.

About Bloomberg TV India
Bloomberg TV India, nation’s premier business news channel with unique access to newsmakers and research-based data, illuminates stories that affect companies and industries. Bloomberg TV India provides immediate perspective on critical business news as it happens, from where it happens. Backed by an enviable squad of Indian journalists, global network of 150 bureaus and 2500 professionals, we deliver actionable insights to our viewers.

Bloomberg TV India’s focus on delivering breaking news and key insights aligns with Bloomberg's overall goal of being the world's most influential news organization. The core of the channel’s viewership is formed by influential leaders, business executives, and affluent professionals.

Bloomberg TV India is distributed by Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd., the multi-media entertainment conglomerate from the Reliance Group specializing in creating and executing integrated media solutions for brands.

Aaj Tak crosses 1 million mark on Facebook


                                                                                   
 

First Hindi news channel to achieve the feat
  
New Delhi, April 25, 2013 – 

India’s leading Hindi news Channel Aaj Tak has created milestone on the Digital world by crossing the much coveted 1 million mark on Facebook. 

The most trusted channel is widely followed by the Facebook users and boasts of more than a million fans on the digital world and thus, achieving the feat of becoming the first Hindi website to have 1 million fans.

In the fast changing scenario, news consumption on social media has been on the rise. Aaj Tak, over the last few years has been instrumental in reaching out to viewers on social media and the one million mark shows the popularity of the channel among the Digital world.

Aaj Tak on Facebook has been actively engaging with the audience by using various tools & mediums such as debates, polls, issues & news. 

Social media is a high interaction platform where the communication is between both the parties & Aaj Tak has always been raising the issues of the public of the digital platform.

Monday, 22 April 2013

Now you can banish your hair, skin troubles this summer


Banish your hair and skin troubles this summer with Richfeel


Mumbai: April, 2013: 
Summer is one season which takes away a lot from your beauty. Most people suffer from skin and hair problems in summer like tanning, oily skin and dry or frizzy hair etc. With a few changes in your skin care routine, you can keep your skin looking and feeling great all summer long.
Take a heart and beat the heat this summer, maintaining your beauty well nourished to knock the skin and hair problems of the summer; Richfeel has introduced Anti Acne Pack and Brahmi Jabrondi Oil.


End the interruption of acne forever with Richfeel Anti Acne Pack. Its special formulation helps remove dead skin cells from the skin’s surface and stimulate production of new cells. The pack keeps the skin free of infection and helps in getting rid of acne marks. The methodology to use the pack is to just mix 1tbsp with water, apply all over face and leave it for 20 minutes. For stubborn acne, make a paste and apply directly on pimples every night. Wipe with wet sponge when dry and then wash off with acne soap for smooth, acne free skin.
Since a large number of men and women are venturing out of the house to work, taking care of their hair becomes much more difficult than it used to be.
Richfeel Brahmi Jabrondi oil enriched with the goodness of Brahmi and jabrondi, tones the scalp and keeps healthy hair- healthy. For most favorable results, apply on scalp and hair on alternate days. Healthy hair days are here to stay.
One of the most common causes of shabby looking locks is poor maintenance or lack of good hair care – things like improper brushing and washing and infrequent trimming. The problem is that what many men and women think is good for their hair may actually be harmful.

Through proper care using simple techniques and the right maintenance products, anyone can have long, beautiful, healthy locks.  
Though summers are a great time for relaxation it is true that the scorching summer sun does take a toll on our skin and hair as we increasingly venture out in the sun. 
Cost:
Richfeel Anti Acne Pack: Rs 160 for 50gm
Rs 625/- for 500gms
Richfeel Brahmi Jabrondi oil: Rs. 199/- for 100 ml
Rs 585/- for 500 ml
Available at: Beauty Parlors and Cosmetic shops like Beauty Centre and Beauty Plant

About Richfeel Trichology:


Being the pioneer in the field of beauty and headed by the country's first certified Trichologists and beauty physicians, Dr. Apoorva Shah and Dr. Sonal Shah, Richfeel has become the leading name for the last 20 years. Started in 1986 with an idea, that combines content and style, an idea that amalgamates scientific know-how of a medical practitioner and the finesse of an aesthetician; to provide holistic solutions for hair, beauty and body care needs. The result has been a trailblazing journey that has transformed the idea into an institution called “Richfeel”. They are proud recipients of The Maharashtra Vaibhav Awards for their work in the field of trichology, a feature in the Limca Book of Records in recognition of their pioneering efforts and a confirmation of the world’s highest Trichology award – The Ronald Salinger Award. Today, Richfeel is recognized as the largest chain of Trichology in the world with 54 clinics located across India.

Monday, 15 April 2013

Citifone is Edimax's LFR national distributor



Edimax Forays into LFR Segment, Appoints Citifone Trading as National Distributor

Citifone trading would be the National Distributor and supply Edimax products to all the LFRs in his network. 


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Mumbai / Bangalore, India - April 16, 2013

EDIMAX Technology, a leading provider of advanced network communication products, expands their business by successfully placing their products in LFRs. Edimax has appointed Citifone trading as their national distributor, who would introduce Edimax products across different LFRs in their network. This was a conscious decision taken by Edimax as part of their business expansion plans for 2013.

Edimax' upcoming of routers that include Dual-band category, Travel router, 3G router, Range extenders and Wi-Fi USB adaptors will be sold by the new LFRs. The after sales policy will remain the same and customers can directly contact the Edimax technical support team for immediate support.

Eric Yang, Country Manager - India at Edimax Technology said "We were trying to explore the opportunities to introduce Edimax products in LRFs from quite some time. We are very happy that we have firmly taken the second step in Edimax business expansion for India. Launching new products with latest technology through organized retail channel will provide a perfect platform for Indian consumers to further associate us as a trustworthy and dedicated brand in India."

Mr. Viren Lohana at Citifone Deals, said "We are happy to be associated with Edimax Technology, the brand known for its technology and quality. This is a very good opportunity for us to be their first National Distributor in LFR and Online Segment. We will be responsible to distribute the entire range of Edimax networking products to the LFRs and Online E-commerce Websites. We would give our best to drive the market for Edimax in LFRs."

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About Edimax Technology
Edimax Technology is dedicated to the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of a broad range of networking solutions. Since Edimax was founded in 1986, the company has grown to be among the world's leading manufacturers of advanced network communication products. Edimax is headquartered in Taiwan (Republic of China) and has been listed at the Taiwanese Stock Exchange since 2001. In 2003, Edimax was ISO 9001 and ISO 14000 certified; and in 2010, the company's group revenue reached approximately US $110 million worldwide. Edimax's complete product portfolio fulfills all the connectivity needs of any network architecture or application requirement.

Product availability may vary according to region. Please contact Edimax offices in your area or visit www.edimax.com for more information.  
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"We were trying to explore the opportunities to introduce Edimax products in LRFs from quite some time. We are very happy that we have firmly taken the second step in Edimax business expansion for India. Launching new products with latest technology through organized retail channel will provide a perfect platform for Indian consumers to further associate us as a trustworthy and dedicated brand in India"
  
Eric Yang
Country Manager - India
Edimax Technology
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"We are happy to be associated with Edimax Technology, the brand known for its technology and quality. This is a very good opportunity for us to be their first National Distributor in LFR and Online Segment. We will be responsible to distribute the entire range of Edimax networking products to the LFRs and Online E-commerce Websites. We would give our best to drive the market for Edimax in LFRs."

Viren Lohana
Citifone Deals
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