Nokia Phone Licensee HMD Raises $100 Million to Drive Growth Push

HMD Global, the Finnish company that owns the right to use the Nokia brand on phones, has raised $100 million (roughly Rs. 681 crores) of funding intended to boost growth, it said on Monday. Having sold about 70 million Nokia phones and generated sales of EUR 1.8 billion ($2.1 billion) in its first year, 2017, HMD said it […]

After heavy losses, banks focus on being capital-light, reorient business models to push growth

  The rise in bad loans and subdued corporate demand is driving banks to explore new business models, cross-sell products with more retail-oriented segments for growth. They are stepping up credit monitoring standards to lend to good quality customers. Lenders including IDBI Bank, Canara Bank, Bank of India, Union Bank of India and Federal Bank are looking at more asset or capital-light […]

Global Smartphone Shipments Register Double Digit Growth, Says Counterpoint

Global smartphone shipments have bounced back, logging a growth of 11 percent in the first quarter this year compared to a two percent decline in the same period last year, a report said on Tuesday. A total of 375 million smartphone units were shipped in the first quarter, according to market research firm Counterpoint Research. […]

Weebly 4 Brings Websites, eCommerce, Email Marketing Together to Focus on Business Growth

DIY website builder Weebly today announced a new version of its platform, Weebly 4, that expands the focus beyond websites and ecommerce and adds a marketing element: email. Weebly 4 builds on the previous version, Carbon, by pairing the ecommerce engine with email marketing that creates campaigns on the fly based on customer actions. It also segments […]

Weebly 4 Brings Websites, eCommerce, Email Marketing Together to Focus on Business Growth

DIY website builder Weebly today announced a new version of its platform, Weebly 4, that expands the focus beyond websites and ecommerce and adds a marketing element: email. Weebly 4 builds on the previous version, Carbon, by pairing the ecommerce engine with email marketing that creates campaigns on the fly based on customer actions. It also segments […]

Facebook Q1 Shows Massive 52 Percent Growth Year Over Year

Skeptics expecting the Facebook success story to end will have to wait. The company reported a 52 percent revenue growth and tripled its quarterly profits in the first three months of 2016. Facebook’s impressive growth coincides with Apple’s drop in sales for the first time in 13 years this quarter. What’s also interesting is that […]

future upward thrust of Iron growth Leaked

while Activision has stated that we might not be seeing a sequel to shared global shooter future anytimequickly, information on the following expansion to the sport has discovered its manner onto the net. Asconsistent with a thread posted on Reddit which suggests the growth‘s advertising materials, it’s milescalled rise of Iron. The poster depicts Lord […]

Nintendo Eyeing Filmmaking for growth After Mariners Sale

eastern online game maker Nintendo Co. is eyeing the movie enterprise for increase. employer spokesman Makoto Wakae said Monday info are unsure but the work is probably a theaterlaunch or a DVD. Nintendo, which makes the Wii U home console and Nintendo 3DS d1e51e9fa45a0b179488752ec4930123gadget, has certified its game characters within the past, along with with […]

kingdom elections: woman candidates growth, but now not legislators

The number of lady contestants multiplied across the four states that went to polls currently – howevernot the number of legislators – and 3 instances as many girls contested in Kerala compared to the 2011 elections, in step with an IndiaSpend analysis of electoral records. of the four states had incumbent women chief ministers – […]

Alibaba reports soar in sales Q1 2016, Its fastest growth in a 12 months

chinese language e-commerce massive Alibaba’s revenue surged 39 percentage yr-on-yr inside the firstthree months of 2016, the organization stated Thursday, its fastest boom inside the last four quarters. sales hit CNY 24.18 billion ($3.75 billion or kind of Rs. 24,942 crores) for the three months to March, it saidin its quarterly results assertion, defying both […]