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Ericsson India launches CSR initiative "Baank-e-Loom" with DEF in Barabanki

Ericsson India launches  CSR initiative "Baank-e-Loom" with DEF in Barabanki

Lucknow, Sep 26 (UNI) Ericsson India,a leading global Information Communication Technology (ICT) company today announced the launch of its new CSR initiative, 'Baank-e-Loom' in partnership with Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF).

The initiative envisages digital development of the hand-loom weavers community in Sairanpur, in Barabanki district of UP with Ericsson aims to empower traditional artisans in embracing new technologies, designs and scaling up traditional weaving methods by employing ICT tools in marketing and sales.

Osama Manzar, founder and director DEF said here today for entire Barabanki weaver community, Baank-e-Loom is an intervention that will uplift the handloom weavers socio-economic status from depravity to self-reliance through the use of the internet, digital design and broadband."

Baank-e-loom is just the tip of an iceberg which shows how digital interventions can empower a traditional weaving skill-based cluster," he further added.

Starting in Saidanpur, Baank-e-Loom could be a replicable lesson for all the 470 handloom clusters of India, he further added.

Ericsson India vice-president and head technology Manoj Dawane said that the Baank-e-loom ,initiative aims to promote inclusive growth and development of the Barabanki handloom community." we are confident that this initiative will help to make a positive impact on the weaver community at Barabanki," he stated. UNI MB PY RJ NS1600

Amazon

Amazon launches shopping social network Spark for iOS

By Angela Moon NEW YORK, Jul 20 (Reuters) Amazon.

OIL

OIL launches Start-Up initiatives from Assam

Guwahati, Jul 18 (UNI) The Oil India Ltd (OIL) today launched its Start-Up initiatives by entering into separate agreements with two North-East-based start-up ventures, along with IIT-Guwahati as the third partner for both projects.

SpiceJet

SpiceJet to launch third daily direct flight on UDAN routes

New Delhi, Jul 17 (UNI) SpiceJet, the low-cost carrier, today announced its third daily direct flight on the UDAN routes of Hyderabad-Pondicherry-Hyderabad effective August 16.

Manoj

Manoj Sinha launches BSNL’s 100G Optical Transport Network

New Delhi, Jul 14 (UNI) Leading telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has introduced state of the art 100G Optical Transport Network (NG-OTN) across India for providing Super Express Highways in sync with Digital India Programme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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PHARMA-LUPIN-LAUNCH

Lupin launches generic Vigamox Ophthalmic solution in US market

Mumbai, Jul 05 (UNI) Pharma major, Lupin Limited said that it has launched generic version of Moxifloxacin Hydrochloride Ophthalmic solution USP, 0.

We are well poised to be in the forefront of eCommerce industry: Askmebazaar CEO

We are well poised to be in the forefront of eCommerce industry: Askmebazaar CEO

New Delhi, Jan 24 (UNI) Home and Lifestyle online market place Askmebazaar, is trying to position itself in the fast growing e-commerce sector and aims to set the standards in authenticity via genuine branded goods and taking on its rivals with a new narrative for brand conscious Indian consumer.

Kunal Singhal wins 'Start-up entrepreneur of the year' award

Kunal Singhal wins 'Start-up entrepreneur of the year' award

New Delhi, Aug 1 (UNI) Aiming to promote small medium enterprises across the country, the Sarthi Group awarded Kunal Singhal, Managing Director of Easy Business Solutions the Excellence Award in the category "Start-up Entrepreneur of the Year".

NextEra Softech launches app to get exact location

NextEra Softech launches app to get exact location

New Delhi, Apr 17 (UNI) When your car breaks down on the highway, or you get stranded in the middle of nowhere, when your taxi can’t find the exact location or you see a huge pothole in the middle of the road, wouldn’t it be great to be able to lead the right people directly to your location? Similarly, even in emergency situations, when ambulances, police vehicles and fire trucks have to find the right location, an accurate map will simply help save a lot of time, and a lot of lives.

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