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Global CSR Report: HP Inc. gives power to the people

HP Inc. (formerly Hewlett-Packard Company) has a global footprint, with operations around the world and customers, partners, and suppliers worldwide. From PCs to printers, HP’s products rely on a vast network of suppliers spanning six continents. However, it's also one of the most transparent companies in the highly competitive tech sector. One example of...

World domination plans of Big Tech on hold

High-level politicians in America put the head honchos of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google under the scanner as they grilled them about their clout in a long hearing. Lasting well over 5 hours, the hearing yesterday is bound to go down in history for trying to put the leash on the four biggest companies...

CSR is key COVID-19 response for businesses in Dubai, survey finds

Businesses in Dubai investing in corporate social responsibility were able to respond more effectively to new challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new survey from Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Centre for Responsible Business. The survey, conducted in May and June 2020, revealed that the Dubai businesses community quickly responded during...

Applied Materials expands on ESG scope with series of 10-year initiatives

In a keynote address at the 50th annual SEMICON West, Applied Materials, Inc. president and CEO Gary Dickerson unveiled how the company is expanding the scope of its environmental, social and governance (ESG) commitments with a series of 10-year initiatives that will be driven within the company and in collaboration with suppliers, customers and...

ESG: GAIL featured in prestigious FTSE4Good Index Series

GAIL (India) Limited has been included in the prestigious FTSE4Good Index Series for the fourth time in a row, affirming the Company's strong commitment towards Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices in the Oil & Gas Sector. Created by the global index and data provider FTSE Russell, the FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to...

Report: IBM CSR is Ready for the Digital Economy

The digital revolution permeating every aspect of daily life has made it essential for the CSR domain to play catch-up or else be left out. This actuality rings true more so in the case of the digital economy since social projects rely on private and public funding. This evolution was necessary even before COVID-19...

The Advent of eCSR Amid COVID-19 in India

Corporate Volunteering or Employee Volunteering has been a significant component of a company’s CSR policy. In fact, it plays a major role in CSR project executions for several companies. Volunteering activities for employees are encouraged by most corporates as it helps build character, leadership skills, humility and a spirit of fraternity among the employees....

OPPO and Forbes India felicitate the ‘Ultimate 120’ COVID-19 innovators

OPPO India, the global smart device brand, announced a new initiative in collaboration with Forbes India to honour the heroes of COVID-19. Under this initiative, named “Salute to the Ultimate 120 with the Power of Change”, OPPO India will showcase 120 COVID-19 innovators from all domains of life on their strategy to manage this...

Young Leaders Initiative by BRICS Chamber of Commerce and Industry spans 5 nations

With a vision to nurture and empower young leaders and entrepreneurs, the BRICS Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) has launched a BRICS CCI Young Leaders Initiative. The programme is committed to enabling young leaders to become better resources and contributors to global development while also helping them explore sustainable and lucrative work opportunities...

Ambuja Cement CSR brings CONCRETE Changes in the Life of 2.6 million People

Since its inception, Ambuja Cement has made India proud by making India self-sufficient in meeting her infrastructural needs. The company which is one of the most well-run companies in India has equally focussed on developing the community around which it operates. Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives of Ambuja Cement reach out to 26.4 lakh people...

Frauds in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Activities in India

An EY Forensic & Integrity Services’ report has said, Companies could see frauds in their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programs as they may not have the bandwidth to conduct due diligence or monitor these amidst Covid-19 pandemic. The frauds in CSR projects is not a new process. There is an obvious gap in the law...

First sustainability and CSR performance report from GP Global

GP Global, a global diversified conglomerate today announced the launch of its first Sustainability Report, demonstrating its commitment to delivering sustainable outcomes across its entire portfolio. In support of the United Nations Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the UAE 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, GP Global‘s Sustainability Report showcases an enterprise-wide review of the...

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