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Ambuja Cement Launches New ‘Arjun Deewar’ TV Campaign
Ambuja Cement has launched a new TV campaign after four years, focusing on social awareness. The principal concept of the campaign captures, how there are many walls around us and not all of them are made of cement and concrete. There are walls of the metaphysical kind, the kind that infuse disrespect and disharmony among people Business Wire India

P&G Sets New Sustainability Goal: No Deforestation in Its Palm Supply Chain
The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced an advancement in its global sustainability goals, declaring a commitment to no deforestation in its palm oil supply chain by improving practices with all its suppliers, including small local farmers, to ensure protection of forests. Business Wire India

Moody’s Analytics Adds Globally Comparable Bank Financials
Moody’s Analytics, a leader in risk measurement and management, today announced the enhancement of Moody’s CreditView with the addition of Bank Financials and Analytics. This platform helps Moody’s global research customers to compare banks, on a like-for-like basis, across regions and accounting regimes. Business Wire India

McArthurGlen Designer Outlets choose BOARD for Business Analytics
McArthurGlenGroup, Europe’s leading owner, developer and manager of designer outlets, has chosen BOARD as their strategic Business Intelligence solution to provide real time improved visability internally across the business. Business Wire India

FDA approves Pradaxa® for treatment and reduction in risk of recurrent deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE)
For media outside of the U.S., the UK & Canada only Business Wire India

Panasonic Presents ""SLIDING NATURE"" Concept at the Milano Salone del Mobile 2014
Panasonic Corporation today announced the opening of its “SLIDING NATURE” concept installation at this year’s Milano Salone Del Mobile, one of the largest and most influential design exhibitions in the world, held in Milan. The installation this year was designed by noted architects, TORAFU ARCHITECTS Business Wire India

Menicon Donations Help Tohoku Soccer Get Back on Pitch
Menicon Co., Ltd., Japan’s leading contact lens manufacturer, recently donated 3 million yen plus staff volunteer time to the revitalization of three soccer pitches in the Tohoku region, as part of an ongoing effort to assist communities stricken by the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disasters of March 11, 2011. Business Wire India

CEO Roundtable on Cancer Launches the Project Data Sphere Initiative, A New Data Sharing and Analytic Platform for Cancer Patient Benefit
Project Data Sphere, LLC (PDS), an independent not-for-profit initiative of the CEO Roundtable on Cancer’s Life Sciences Consortium (LSC), announced today the launch of a new data sharing platform (, with the goal of advancing research to improve the lives of cancer patients and their families around the world Business Wire India

Mailhem Ikos Environment to Tap Waste for Energy in India
Mailhem Engineers, a leading Indian waste management and renewable energy company, and Lhotellier Ikos, a French-based 200 m € group specialising in infrastructure and renewable energy as well as in water management and treatment, announced the joint venture to provide waste to energy solutions for India - Mailhem Ikos Environment Private Limited Business Wire India

CG Installs ZIV Substation Automation System at Latin America's largest Photovoltaic Power Plant
Complete 61850  Substation Automation System (SAS) and associated engineering Intelligent Electrical Devices (IED), system integration, commissioning, and training   Business Wire India

Advent of Revolutionary Networks Strengthens Wireless Test Equipment Market in Middle East and Africa Finds Frost & Sullivan
Africa and the Middle East present a plethora of opportunities for wireless test equipment vendors in the mid- and long-term as Long Term Evolution (LTE) deployments gather momentum. The use of high capacity bandwidth for the new heterogeneous networks deployed in the region, coupled with the complex nature of testing, will add to the demand for wireless test equipment Business Wire India

Proposed Friendly Tie-up Between Sopra and Steria to Create a European Leader in Digital Transformation
Combined revenue of €3 Business Wire India

WWE Hosts a Special Screening of WrestleManiaXXX for Fans in Mumbai
With the Summer season back, the fever biggest and grandest event from World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is here with a bang. This time around WrestleManiaXXX that took place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday in New Orleans.   This event was exclusively screened for the fans of Mumbai in India at the Hard Rock Café, Andheri (West), Mumbai on Monday April 7, 2014 6 pm onwards Business Wire India

Bioventus Releases New EXOGEN®and Performance Guarantee in Canada
Bioventus, a global leader in active orthopaedic healing, today announced that the next generation of its market-leading1 EXOGEN® Ultrasound Bone Healing System – including new compliance features and a healing progression Performance Guarantee – is now available in Canada. Business Wire India

Corporate Conflict is on the Increase, Says New Eversheds Study
A new study from global law firm Eversheds has revealed a significant increase in the number of large commercial disputes, and despite the fact that large corporates do not want to resort to litigation, the majority of conflicts are being resolved in court Business Wire India

Tekla Accelerates Construction Information Flow and Launches Tekla Structure Version 20 at its 7th Annual User Meet in India
Tekla India, a leader in bringing Building Information Modeling (BIM) software to the engineering and construction markets, today announced the availability of Tekla Structures 20 at its 7th Annual User Meet in Jaipur Business Wire India

iGenero Expands to Bangalore, Eyes Mumbai Soon
iGenero Web Solutions, a digital interaction agency that specializes in branding, web based products & digital strategy with headquarters in Hyderabad, today announced its operations in Bangalore.   In Bangalore, iGenero will continue to provide services in the area of Web & Mobile Development, Branding & Design and Digital Strategy Business Wire India

Certified Polished Diamond Prices Rise in March
Diamond markets were positive in March after the Hong Kong show demonstrated steady Chinese demand for commercial-quality diamonds. The recent Basel shows signaled robust demand for top-quality large diamonds, fancy colored diamonds and fine-cut fancy shape diamonds.  The RapNet Diamond Index (RAPI™) for 1-carat diamonds increased 0.8 percent during the month, while RAPI for 0 Business Wire India

HCG Launched the 1st Agility Synergy, Advanced Radiotherapy Technology in India
HCG MSR Cancer Centre, a unit of Healthcare Global Enterprise, The Specialist in Cancer Care, launched the 1 st 'Agility Synergy' in India, an advanced radiotherapy technology, inaugurated by Bharat Ratna, Professor C N R Rao Business Wire India

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