Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad is entering into the Indian market and has appointed former Flipkart executive Varun Sharma as its CEO for India operations. "India is the fastest growing online smartphone market in the world and we want to be a leader in this market.
We look forward to bringing innovative products to Indian consumers," Coolpad Dazen Global Chief Operating Officer Li Wang said.
Prior to joining Coolpad Dazen, Sharma was Director at Flipkart and led its strategic global partnerships. ******* UTStarcom gets three-year extension on BSNL deal * UTStarcom today said it has received a three-year contract extension to support a major network enhancement for state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL).
This is an extension order for maintenance of BSNL broadband services with UTStarcom supplied products, including LAN switches and various applications, it said in a statement.
UTStarcom will supply and maintain BSNL Multiplay, the broadband triple play network, till 2018, it added. In March 2014, UTStarcom won multi-service access network (MSAN) equipment and support design, engineering and installation for BSNL. ******* nexGTv appoints Chintan Katare as Head of Ad Sales for India * Mobile television platform nexGTv has appointed Chintan Katare as the Head of Ad Sales for India.
At nexGTv, his responsibilities will include designing and offering differentiated marketing experiences for leading brands that help them upscale engagement within the digital domain, it said in a statement.
Katare has over 15 years of experience and was previously associated with Mogae Media. ******* Sales of Khadi products rise by a record 60 per cent * Sales of Khadi products registered a record 60 per cent rise as over one lakh buyers queued up at an exhibition organised here last month.
The Khadi Gramodyog Bhawan had organised a special Kurta Pyjama Exhibition on the occasion of its 60th foundation day.
Its total sales from the exhibition, organised between April 13 to April 28, increased over 60 per cent as compared to same period of previous year. ******* SuVitas Healthcare sets up transition care facility in Hyd * SuVitas Holistic Healthcare today said it has set up a transition care facility here for providing rehabilitation facilities to patients in specialties like cardiology neurology orthopedics and early stage oncology.
The company said that the facility is a first-of-its-kind in the country and will bridge gap between hospital and home care. To begin with, SuVitas's facility has 60 beds with other facilities such as library and home theater.