Amazon’s second Prime Day sale will take place Oct. 11-12

Workers retrieve boxes at an Amazon fulfillment center on Prime Day in Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S., on Monday, June 21, 2021. Rachel Jessen | Bloomberg | Getty Images Amazon is hosting another Prime Day-like deal bonanza next month, marking the first time it will hold two such events in the same year. The company said … Read more

IoT News – Fibocom FM160-NA to be the First FCC Certified 3GPP R16-Compliant 5G Module for CBRS Networks, Paving the Way for Private 5G Network Deployment

Fibocom FM160-NA is industry’s first 3GPP R16-Compliant 5G module received FCC CBRS certification. The module is now available to be deployed in IoT applications on private 5G networks in the U.S., providing high-speed 5G experience for mass data scenarios. Fibocom, a global leading provider of IoT (Internet of Things) wireless solutions and wireless communication modules, … Read more

Examining the Forbes Australia strategy

Tess Connery of Mediaweek interviewed Forbes Australia editor in chief Sarah O’Connell about the magazine’s strategy in the country. Connery writes, “The team are particularly focused on making the brand ‘experience-led,’ which O’Carroll says means bringing the stories of Forbes Australia to readers no matter where they are and how they like to consume content. “‘We’re not just launching a … Read more

Senators vow swift passage of 2023 appropriations bill

BW FILE PHOTO By Alyssa Nicole O. Tan, Reporter SENATORS at the weekend ruled out the possibility of a reenacted budget, vowing to swiftly pass the proposed P5.268-trillion national budget for next year. “The passage is as guaranteed as Christmas happening on Dec. 25,” Senator Francis Joseph “Chiz” G. Escudero said in a Viber message. … Read more

Data firm fails to obtain police report from Safaricom in fraud accusations

Industry Data firm fails to obtain police report from Safaricom in fraud accusations Monday September 26 2022 Safaricom agent sends Mpesa details of a customer into a phone. FILE PHOTO | NMG East African Data Handlers has lost an application seeking to compel Safaricom to supply it with a police investigation report on fraud accusations … Read more

SME’s ‘to be offered growth loans’ as part of UK’s economic recovery plans

UK’s small businesses will be offered new ‘growth loans’ by the Government as part of the Prime Minister’s efforts to boost the economy. Liz Truss made the announcement writing in yesterdays Mail on Sunday that there would be an extension of the Government’s Start-Up Loans programme – which offers support and funding to new businesses … Read more

SA gets investment grade rating from new rating agency

South Africa generally has a good credit quality and its default risk currently remains low, according to Sovereign Africa Ratings (SAR). Read: FSCA grants licence to Sovereign Africa Ratings The agency announced its findings on the country’s creditworthiness on Friday, giving South Africa a BBB long-term and B+ short-term rating, with a stable outlook. Its views … Read more

IPO screener: Harsha Engineers listing today (Sept 26, 2022)

Shares of Harsha Engineers will be listed today. After the company’s ₹755-crore IPO was subscribed a massive 74.70 times, the company has fixed the issue price as ₹330. While the retail category was subscribed 17.6 times, NIIs portion saw a subscription of 71.3 times and QIBs portion a whooping 178.26 times. Anchor investors The IPO … Read more

Startups bringing transformation in India's space sector: ISRO chief S Somanath

“The whole world is looking at India as an inspirational place and it is wonderful to see what is happening in India, especially in the space sector, with the startup eco system,” S Somanath said at the 18th convocation of the SRM Institute of Science and Technology at Kattankulathur near here.