Praneet Valodia

Impact of the Conference of Parties (COP) on tobacco control in...

The 10th Conference of the Parties (COP) convened by the World Health Organization (WHO) will be taking place in November 2023 to discuss the...

OSTI encourages drivers to review their vehicle cover for the coming...

As the easter holiday season approaches, many families will be planning their long-distance trips to visit relatives or to go on holiday. These trips...
China’s Alibaba Shrugs Off .75b Antitrust Fine, Shares Rally

China’s Alibaba Shrugs Off $2.75b Antitrust Fine, Shares Rally

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd does not expect any material impact from the antitrust crackdown in China that will push it to overhaul how it deals...
US Approves Delisting Bill Targeting Chinese Companies

US Approves Delisting Bill Targeting Chinese Companies

The House of Representatives on Wednesday unanimously passed a bill that threatens to delist Chinese companies, including e-commerce giants Alibaba (NYSE: BABA), JD.com (NASDAQ:...
Indian Govt Caps Uber, Ola Surge Pricing; Issues Fresh Guidelines

Indian Govt Caps Uber, Ola Surge Pricing; Issues Fresh Guidelines

App cab operators, including Uber and Ola, must adhere to new fare caps and price floors, levy cancellation charges and ensure driver welfare, under...
India May Relax FDI Rules for Neighbouring Nations, Including China

India May Relax FDI Rules for Neighbouring Nations, Including China

India is considering a plan to allow up to 26% foreign direct investment from countries with which it shares a land border, including China,...
Singapore Reveals New Work Pass to Attract Top-Tier Tech Talent

Singapore Reveals New Work Pass to Attract Top-Tier Tech Talent

Singapore’s Economic Development Board (EDB) announced on Thursday that it will be launching a new work pass to attract highly-skilled professionals to boost its...
China: New IPO System to Promote Reforms across The Entire A-Share Market

China: New IPO System to Promote Reforms across The Entire A-Share...

Implementation of the registration-based initial public offering mechanism in the A-share market will help in the sustained development of the capital market, according to...
RBI Announces SRO Appointment Framework, Mandates QR Code Interoperability

RBI Announces SRO Appointment Framework, Mandates QR Code Interoperability

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday announced the framework for the formation of a self-regulatory organisation (SRO) for regulated payment system operators...
China’s New Law Restricts Transfer of Personal Data Abroad

China’s New Law Restricts Transfer of Personal Data Abroad

China began soliciting public comment on Wednesday for draft legislation to place tight limits on the transfer of personal data outside the country and...
China Ready to Extend IPO Reform throughout Capital Market: Regulator

China Ready to Extend IPO Reform throughout Capital Market: Regulator

China stands ready to extend the reform of registration-based initial public offerings (IPOs) system to all parts of its capital markets, a senior official...
Indonesia Drafting Ministerial Regulation to Block Social Media

Indonesia Drafting Ministerial Regulation to Block Social Media

Indonesia’s Communications and Information Ministry (Kominfo) plans to draft a ministerial regulation (Permen) that will detail the steps the Ministry will take to block...