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Ipsos India launches TrueFace

Indigenous Recruitment Screening App for Qualitative Research New Delhi, December 10, 2018: Ipsos India has launchedTrueFace, an indigenously developed recruitment screening app, for Qualitativeresearch. Developed by the Ipsos India Mobile First team, the app uses face recognition technology in real time which helps identify repeat respondents. This is of utmost importance to field and research …

NEXT Biometrics and LastMile Mobi to Jointly Develop New Biometric-Enabled Products

OSLO, Dec. 10, 2018 – NEXTBiometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), a global leader in fingerprint sensor technology,today announced a cooperation agreement with Digitsecure India PvtLtd(www.lastmile.mobi) where the two companies will work together to developnew products based on NEXT’s advanced, large-area fingerprint sensortechnology. Specific product information and detailed objectives for the jointproject are not being disclosed at …

Global arms industry: US companies dominate the Top 100; Russian arms industry moves to second place, says SIPRI

(Stockholm,10 December 2018) Sales of arms and military services by theworld’s largest arms-producing and military services companies—the SIPRI Top100—totalled $398.2 billion in 2017, according to new international armsindustry data released today by the Stockholm International Peace ResearchInstitute (SIPRI). The total for the SIPRI Top 100 in2017 is 2.5 per cent higher than in 2016 and represents anincrease of 44 per cent …

‘Points for People’ announces the launch of  `Charity Gift Card’ now available on Amazon.in

  `Points for People’ now empowering 130 million members is an innovative program for loyalty program members to donate their reward points towards a good cause. `Points for People’ now makes it easy to keep your New Years’ Resolution with the ‘Points for People – Charity Gift Card’on Amazon.in   MUMBAI, November 27: This holiday …

Steel Industry Co-products position paper published

Brussels, 8 November 2018 – The World Steel Association (worldsteel) has published a position paper on the steel industry’s use of co-products. Co-products are valuable materials produced alongside or as a consequence of the production of steel. For example, process gases are used as sources of heat and electricity, dusts and sludges are used as …

PepsiCo Severs Ties With IndoFood, Indonesia’s Largest Palm Oil Supplier, Over Human Rights Abuses

Consumer Group Responds Demanding PepsiCo Adopt Uniform “No Deforestation, No Peat, No Exploitation” Palm Oil Policy Late last week, PepsiCo announced that it would stop sourcing palm oil, either directly or indirectly, from Indofood, one of Indonesia’s largest palm oil companies, over ongoing human rights abuses. Earlier this year, PepsiCo suspended direct sourcing of palm …