iWorld

Govt defers decision on FDI for Vodafone to acquire You Broadband

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/06/14/Untitled-1_22.jpg?itok=0hWywgqq

NEW DELHI: The Government has deferred a decision on a proposal for acquisition of You Broadband India Ltd by Vodafone India Ltd.

The Foreign Investments Promotions Board had received the proposal by Vodafone for investing the entire share capital (100 per cent) of the broadband company.

Meanwhile, the Finance Ministry on the recommendation of FIPB rejected the proposal by BMJ Group India Private Limited to expand the scope of its business activities by engaging in the business of publication of certain scientific/specialty healthcare journals/periodical in line with the original edition of foreign publication being published by its holding company that is BMJ Publishing Group Limited, United Kingdom.

It also rejected the proposal by ExzatechSolutions Ltd for incorporating a wholly owned subsidiary in India whose main operations would be in the field of IT Sector.

As the applicant company is situated in Bangladesh and is going to incorporate a wholly owned subsidiary company in India, it comes under approval route.

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/30/pung1.jpg?itok=iNhUFV7L
PUBG: Game over for PUBG mobile in India

KOLKATA: Despite the ban on PUBG Mobile in India, fans were desperately hoping that it might eventually make a comeback. Those hopes were sadly dashed when Tencent Games, the publisher, announced its decision to shut down all services and access for users in India on 30 October.

iWorld eNews
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/30/facebook.jpg?itok=njC9GQkB
Facebook ad revenue up 22% in Q3

New Delhi: Facebook has announced its third quarter results. The ad revenue for the social media giant stood at $21.2 billion dollar up by 22 per cent for this quarter. The corresponding figures for the same time in 2019 stood at $17.3 billion. The total revenue for the quarter also stood at $21.5...

iWorld Social Media
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/30/rob.jpg?itok=RRwCK3dM
CNNIC taps Rob Bradley and Cathy Ibal to lead ‘Audience First’ strategy

NEW DELHI: CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) has appointed Rob Bradley and Cathy Ibal as joint-heads of the organisation’s international advertising sales business as part of its ‘Audience First’ strategy.

iWorld eNews
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/30/spotify-800.jpg?itok=LRTY4HzD
Spotify registers 320 million monthly active users in Q3

NEW DELHI: Audio streaming service Spotify has reached 320 million monthly active users in the third quarter with a 29 per cent year-on-year growth. Successful marketing campaigns in India, as well as the July launch in Russia, have driven the growth.

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/28/shemaroo.jpg?itok=61q1JCAT
Shemaroo TV and Shemaroo MarathiBana channels to be now available to Vi Movies & TV subscribers

MUMBAI: Shemaroo TV and Shemaroo MarathiBana, broadcast channels from the house of Shemaroo Entertainment have already become household names and are loved for their respective genres in General Hindi Entertainment and Marathi Movie category. To diversify the content offering the channel has inked...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/29/pp.jpg?itok=zUeLdPLC
Showt empowers the common person to voice their opinion: Anshuman Misra

NEW DELHI: Showt, an instant global voting platform scheduled to have its global launch in Q1 2021, recently roped in Anshuman Misra as the president. He will be playing an instrumental role in scaling the platform and his vision is to reach everyone with a mobile phone in India, followed by the...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/28/vikram.jpg?itok=N6ORJbRK
Mzaalo launches AVOD platform

New Delhi: Mzaalo, a blockchain-based video streaming application today announced the launch of its AVOD platform. The gamified video ecosystem is designed to reward consumers for viewing content on the platform. Mzaalo's system is secured by blockchain, trusted infrastructure for content and...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/28/ashish.jpg?itok=A5ST-DO4
Netflix’s Aashish Singh joins Lyca Productions

KOLKATA: Netflix India original film director Aashish Singh has called it quits. Singh has moved on to join Lyca Productions as CEO. Lyca Productions, one of the big names in the South Indian film industry, is looking to move into the Hindi movie space. Singh with his vast experience across brands...

iWorld Over The Top Services
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/ankhi-das.jpg?itok=Rg3JKpsk
Facebook India's head of public policy Ankhi Das steps down

NEW DELHI: Facebook India’s head of public policy Ankhi Das has moved on from her current role. She was with the organisation for over nine years and was a core team member.

iWorld Social Media

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories

* indicates required