Sudarshan Chari, Head- Business Banking, DBS Bank India

🔊 Listen to this Article The uncertainty associated with the pandemic has brought significant changes across industries around the world. While some have identified opportunities amidst the challenges, others are still struggling to deal with and maintain continuity, Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) is one such segment. According to aContinue Reading

A Startup Made Edible Algae Packaging to Combat Plastic Pollution

It’s estimated that by 2040, 1.3 billion tons of plastic will flood the Earth’s oceans and land. Among the main culprits in plastic garbage are single-use plastics like bottles and wrappers. Here are seven biodegradable, compostable, and edible packaging solutions companies have designed. LoadingSomething is loading. Single-use food and drinkContinue Reading

How Blockchain Can Help Combat Disinformation

Disinformation — that is, content that intentionally misleads for political or financial gain — is nothing new. But as we’ve seen over the last year in particular, digital platforms have made it significantly easier to spread dangerous conspiracy theories, as patently false claims on topics as wide-ranging as the pandemic,Continue Reading

Stronger environment law enforcement needed to combat illegal wildlife trade

The fourth National Environment Law Enforcement (NELE) Summit kicked off on July 14 to discuss ways to strengthen the country’s environmental law enforcement. With the theme, “Sustaining inter-agency collaborations for intensified ELE toward a better environment amid pandemic,” the three-day event tackled the multifaceted problems faced by law enforcement agenciesContinue Reading

$6 Million to Help Combat Climate Change

Governor Cuomo Announces $6 Million in Awards for Innovative Low Carbon and Clean Energy Solutions to Help Combat Climate Change Awardees Include Four Accelerate Southern Tier Projects and Six Companies Advancing Energy-Saving Innovations “Accelerate Southern Tier Awards” and Co-Investment Fund to Invest in Entrepreneurial Projects That Advance Clean Energy TechnologiesContinue Reading

Governor Cuomo Announces $6 Million in Awards for Innovative Low Carbon and Clean Energy Solutions to Help Combat Climate Change

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $6 million in awards for four Accelerate Southern Tier projects and six innovative technologies that support New York’s clean energy goals. Strategically investing in entrepreneurial projects that advance low carbon and clean energy solutions enables New York to foster healthier communities and to broaden adoption of innovative initiatives toContinue Reading