Several big technology and electronics companies Samsung and Lenovo has planned to miss the World Mobile Congress 2021 scheduled to take place in June in Barcelona. Prioritising the health of its employees, Samsung said it (health) cannot be put at risk. However, the giants have agreed to attend the mobile trade show virtually. Organised by the GSM Association, the MWC was last year cancelled due to pandemic.
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Vaccine maker the Serum Institute of India will be investing Rs 2,400 crore in Britain to support clinical trials, research and development along with vaccine manufacturing. The deal is a part of the India-UK enhanced trade partnership, which altogether involves an investment of Rs 10,000 crore. According to sources, SII's investment aims to create 6,500 new jobs and intends to generate new business worth over $1 billion in the UK.
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Japan's Shoei Kisen Kaisha, owner of the cargo vessel 'Ever Given' blocking the Suez Canal, has informed that all the crew members aboard the ship are Indians. As per the vessel's management company, all 25 members on board are safe and being taken care of. The ship lodged sideways after it ran aground on March 21, following strong gusts of wind. Reportedly, the blockade is causing a trade-loss of $9 billion every day.
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