The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 provides for a Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) as the much needed regulatory body to promote, protect and enforce the rights of consumers.
While global streaming time was up 63 per cent year-on-year, ad demand dropped 28 per cent in a single quarter, heavily impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic.
India is favourably endowed with rich and almost inexhaustible resources of bauxite, which is the main raw material for the production of aluminium. India has a huge potential to be a major player in the international bauxite market.
Quite a few women today have reached the top of the hierarchy. But even then banking remains an old-boys club. Only a small proportion of women end up at the top. Just 3% women reach top executive posts, only 11% become officers and 26 % retire as clerks in the public sector banks. It holds true in other sectors of the economy as well -- only 14% of all the 22.6% women employed in business, make it to senior management level.
At least 800 railway stations in India now rely on solar to help generate their own clean energy. This is a boon for Indian Railways, Asia’s largest railway network, which moves around 23 million people every day — nearly the entire population of Australia.
One of the most-visited shopping and leisure destination on planet earth, the Dubai Mall in United Arab Emirates (UAE) surpasses even some of the world-famous tourist destinations like Times Square (39.2 million), Central Park (38 million), and Niagara Falls (22.5 million).
Everyone is expectantly looking forward to this year’s budget, which can provide the much needed fillip to take the country towards positive GDP growth rates.