Anusrii Fabricss Sustainable Livelihoods for Rural India
Emerging entrepreneur Anuradda Iyer, based in Pune, has launched “Anusrii Fabricss”, to support rural India. Iyer focused on two relevant issues when starting his business – good health and environmental conservation.
“We have strived to integrate our centuries-old heritage into the fabrics of our products. A heritage that encourages the use of natural fibers, natural colors and natural medicinal properties in fabrics, ”says Iyer.
All products are currently available online, through a user-friendly portal. These unique products are herbal and organic.
Smartworks leases 0.56 million square feet to Baner
Managed office space provider Smartworks has leased a total of 0.56 million square feet, comprising 8,500 seats to M-AGILE, Baner. It is already 40% pre-booked by IT / ITeS, BFSI and industrial customers and should be operational in September. JLL, the real estate consulting firm, facilitated the transaction.
Neetish Sarda, Founder of Smartworks, said: “Our growth has been driven by customer demands for flexible office spaces that support collaboration, innovation and productivity. We are excited about this new location as it is the largest in our portfolio and in the flexible office space segment.
“The flexible space stock has quadrupled in the city of Pune from 0.7 million square feet in 2017 to 3.0 million square feet in 2021. Going forward, we expect the flexible space market in Pune will reach approximately 5 million square feet by 2022, “said Sanjay Bajaj, General Manager – Pune, Logistics and Industrial, India, JLL.
Ruptok Fintech launches operations in Pune, five other cities
Ruptok Fintech, a gold-tech platform for lending, has announced the launch of operations in six cities, including Jaipur, Vadodra, Surat, Pune, Nashik and Hyderabad.
The company intends to strengthen its leadership position in the emerging gold technology landscape across the country. The company will employ more than 90 people in these cities. It plans to be present in 27 cities by the end of fiscal year 22.
Ankur Gupta, Founder and CEO of Ruptok Fintech, said, “We have realized that the appetite for gold lending is intensifying in several cities. We have done extensive research to understand the potential of these markets which require special attention at this time. To meet the immediate lending needs of borrowers, we have introduced our services in six new cities across the country as our business model is independent of these locations. “
Poonawalla Fincorp signs MoU with ICSI
Poonawalla Fincorp Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) to provide unsecured term loans to ICSI members as well as its employees. The program will benefit more than 65,000 ICSI members across the country.
The program offers an attractive interest rate, no prepayment charges and a host of other great benefits. The program is powered by a fully digital and 100% paperless process as well as an electronic agreement for a fully online offering.
CA Abhay Bhutada, Managing Director of Poonawalla Fincorp Limited, said: “We believe that for entrepreneurial growth to thrive, professionals like business secretaries need to be supported to meet their financial needs. This program is a step in that direction.
Bajaj Group and ZP to carry out vaccination campaign in Pune countryside
The Bajaj group, in collaboration with Pune, Zila Parishad will organize a mega vaccination campaign on August 31, 2021 in the countryside of Pune in various centers of 13 talukas. The initiative aims to provide Covid-19 vaccines to residents of the most remote areas of Pune Rural, in order to remain protected against the likely third wave of Covid-19. Bajaj group companies – Bajaj Auto and Bajaj Finance Ltd., shared 1.5 lakh of doses of Covidshield vaccine with Zila Parishad. The vaccination campaign will take place in the talukas of Ambegaon, Baramati, Bhor, Daund, Haveli, Indapur, Junnar, Khed, Maval, Mulshi, Purandar, Shirur and Velha, in Pune.
People over 18 will be vaccinated, with special emphasis on the elderly, people with disabilities, pregnant women, nursing mothers and people with co-morbidities.
Pankaj Ballabh, CSR manager of the Bajaj group, said: “In the ongoing fight against Covid-19, we must all come forward more than ever, to ensure that all citizens of our country have access to healthcare and other necessities of life. . It is our effort to help the authorities to win the war against Covid-19. “
Effitrac Solutions announces a partnership with RazorpayX
Effitrac, an end-to-end business process technology SaaS platform that helps small and medium businesses optimize their time, money and resources, has partnered with RazorpayX.
The new generation banking platform will offer Effitrac customers payment links, autopilot accounting, automated TDS and give them access to capital services when needed via Effitrac Neobooks. Businesses can even integrate with the Razorpay payment gateway to accept inbound payments.
Logesh Velusamy, Founder and CEO of Effitrac, said: “The partnership with RazorpayX will help our clients open a fully accessible digital checking account, like a bank. With a hassle-free transaction experience, seamless bookkeeping, and a simple, highly secure user interface, business owners can focus on growing their business rather than worrying about digitizing their financial processes. RazorpayX will enhance the capabilities of our Neobooks and make them a one-stop solution to meet all of these companies’ business transaction needs. “