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Mobile connectivity in emerging economies: Boon or Bane?

India currently accounts for more than 10% of the global smartphone market. However, smartphone ownership rates are the lowest in India among the 11 developing countries surveyed by Pew Research Center. Further, while the country has over 500 million internet users, nearly half of Indian adults (47%) say they have a basic phone that cannot connect to the internet, according to country-specific ... Read More »

Emerging trends: data, technology and wellness now the focus of healthtech

One of the biggest sectors in the startup ecosystem, healthtech is evolving significantly. Amid a government-backed push, the spotlight is now on innovations, including artificial intelligence (AI) and other technology. Just off the first half of the year, India’s startup ecosystem has seen a whole lot of action on several levels. According to YourStory Research, the first half saw close to ... Read More »

Ireland emerging as good destination for Indian students

The safe and welcoming ecosystem of Ireland besides its excellence in the academic field are some of the primary reasons that attract Indian students. Ireland is considered as one of the safest and friendliest countries in the world. Representational image RELATED STORIES Osmania university Centenary Celebrations should be held on a grand scale, says Telangana CM Kerala: Education sector is ... Read More »

Toyota-Daihatsu joint venture to build cars for emerging markets

Toyota Motor Corporation and Daihatsu Motor Company have come together to form the ‘Emerging-Market Compact Car Company’. If the name isn’t suggesting enough, the venture will design and build budget cars that focus only on the emerging markets in South-east Asia as well as India and South America and possibly Africa too. Daihatsu, known for is small cars, was acquired ... Read More »

Toyota-Daihatsu joint venture to build cars for emerging markets

Toyota Motor Corporation and Daihatsu Motor Company have come together to form the ‘Emerging-Market Compact Car Company’. If the name isn’t suggesting enough, the venture will design and build budget cars that focus only on the emerging markets in South-east Asia as well as India and South America and possibly Africa too. Daihatsu, known for is small cars, was acquired ... Read More »

Don’t chase the emerging market rally yet: UBS strategist

Emerging market equities are outperforming stocks in developed economies this year, but the trend could be short lived, Geoff Dennis, head of global emerging market equity strategy at UBS, warned on Wednesday. Since late January, emerging market stocks have rallied about 15 percent as the dollar has weakened and commodity prices have rebounded, Dennis noted. But UBS is not expecting ... Read More »