Titan anticipates Rs. 1,400 crore revenue from gold scheme next fiscal

Titan, the maker of watches and Tanishq jewellery, said it expect revenue from its new gold installment scheme (GHS), which was re-launched two years back in compliance with the new Companies Act, to grow to about Rs. 1,400 crore in the next fiscal, says a report. The report further adds that the previous GHS was … Read more Titan anticipates Rs. 1,400 crore revenue from gold scheme next fiscal

Sex trafficking ‘staggering’ in illegal Latin American gold mines: researchers

BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The scale of sex trafficking around illegal gold mines in parts of Latin America is “staggering,” and thousands of people working there are prey to labor exploitation by organized crime groups, a think-tank said on Wednesday. “When these mines are directly controlled by criminal groups, or in areas controlled by … Read more Sex trafficking ‘staggering’ in illegal Latin American gold mines: researchers

Salman Khan hits gold with Being Human apparel line

Bollywood actor Salman Khan has hit gold for something other than his super-hit films. Being Human an apparel brand, born out of his CSR initiative, has in its first full year of launch touched revenues of Rs 179 crores in calendar year 2013, after having been launched in 2012. This is no mean achievement considering … Read more Salman Khan hits gold with Being Human apparel line