Saturday, June, 15, 2019 05:05:07

Contribution By Saif Bepari


P&G plans to undertake extensive ocean plastic waste management

Procter & Gamble (P&G), the American consumer goods company, is currently in the news for co-founding AEPW (Alliance to End Plastic Waste), a new organization aimed at controlling the levels of ocean plastic waste. Reportedly, P&G, which also owns personal care brand such as Olay, …

Uber to explore autonomous tech for scooter & bike sharing programs

 The new division would reside in the company’s shared electric scooter & bike group, JUMP.  The unit would be exploring autonomous bikes & scooters that are capable of driving themselves to requesting riders’ locations. Uber, a renowned Silicon Valley-based ride-hailing service provider, is reportedly looking …

Grab-ZhongAn JV aimed toward creating a digital insurance marketplace

Grab, a Singapore-based technology company, has reportedly announced a partnership with Chinese online-only insurance company ZhongAn (ZA International). The two of them plan to establish a joint venture firm to enter SEA’s digital insurance distribution business and aim to offer their products to uninsured customers …

Radware acquires ShieldSquare to expand its cloud security portfolio

The acquisition would be further expanding Radware’s current industry-leading cloud security portfolio. The transaction is expected to be concluded by the first quarter of 2019. Radware, a renowned Tel Aviv-based load balancing & cybersecurity services provider, has reportedly announced that it has signed a definitive …

Xiaomi Corp procures a 0.5% stake in TV manufacturer TCL Corp

 Xiaomi Corp has purchased over 65.2 million TCL Corp shares in a major television push.  The deal further expands an existing relationship between the two consumer electronics manufacturers. Xiaomi Corporation (Xiaomi), a renowned Chinese electronics & smartphone company, has reportedly announced that it has acquired …