PinterestRedditFlipboardGear makers want government to address cost disadvantages vis-a-vis overseas markets to push local production“Global vendors have also recommended that such a PLI should factor in a network vendor's R&D costs -- a significant chunk of local manufacturing costs -- and be linked to incremental equipment production catering to both domestic and export markets,” a top executive of a leading global networks gear maker told ET.By Kalyan Parbat, Muntazir Abbas, ET Bureau|Last Updated: Jun 03, 2020, 06.06 PM IST0Comments Industry players also urged DoT to cut telecom levies such as SUC/licence fees swiftly and make spectrum more affordable to improve the financial health of the local telcos, and in turn, grow the domestic telecom market.Global network vendors such as Huawei, Ericsson and Nokia have urged the telecom department to unveil a production-linked incentive (PLI) policy that fully offsets the 8-10% local manufacturing cost disadvantage that vendo..
Why Bitcoin Suddenly Spiked to $10,200, Instantly Liquidating $75M The price of Bitcoin abruptly surged to $10,200, as it liquidated $75 million worth of short contracts. The price of Bitcoin (BTC) rose to as high as $10,272 on July 26 in an unexpected weekend rally. It liquidated $74 million worth of long contracts on BitMEX alone, catching many traders off guard. The hourly price chart of Bitcoin. Source: TradingView.com There appear to be two main reasons behind the abrupt upsurge of Bitcoin from $9,700 to over $10,200. They are the liquidation of over-leveraged shorts and traders taking profit from over-extended alternative cryptocurrencies (altcoins). Profit-taking pattern observed as Bitcoin spikesWhen the price started to rally, major altcoins, as well as well-performing DeFi tokens, began to slump. Ethereum declined from $322 to $311, and DeFi tokens, including Aave and YFI, saw steep rejections. Cryptocurrency market performance July 26. Source: Coin360 The simultaneous re..
We Wait For The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Series, But We Must Glance Again At The History The new Galaxy Note 20 series will likely push the performance boundaries further. Make design cool. Remember Aurora Glow from last year? Make large displays beautiful with 90Hz or 120Hz refresh rates. Give the S Pen some new tricks. The Galaxy Note 20 will certainly be cool. Vishal Mathur L..
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Grilled Tofu Tacos Greg DuPree Active Time 20 Mins Total Time 25 Mins Yield Serves 6 By Anna Theoktisto Tofu brings the protein to this recipe, and the vegetables are grilled just until al dente, so they retain a nice firm texture and bite. The toppings here—with spicy, herbal, and acidic notes—make the dish really sing. Recipe Is: Gluten-Free, Meatless Ingredients 14 ounces extra-firm tofu, drained and cut crosswise into 12 rectangles (about 1⁄2 in. thick) 1/2 teaspoon chipotle chile powder 1 ..
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An Iranian court has sentenced a prominent researcher with dual French-Iranian citizenship to six years in prison on security charges, her lawyer said Saturday. Fariba Adelkhah was sentenced to five years for “gathering and collusion” against the country’s security and one year for “spreading propaganda” against the Islamic system, her lawyer, Saeed Dehghan, told The Associated Press. Dehghan said Adelkhah will appeal the ruling.
CBSE Takes Cyberbullying Seriously, Launches Safety Handbook to Educate Students File photo of the CBSE headquarters in New Delhi. The manual has been prepared at a time when students have increased access to the digital world with classroom teaching suspended due to the COVID-19 lockdown. PTI New Delhi Last Updated: May 20, 2020, 9:22 PM IST Share this: ..
Harissa Shakshuka With Spinach & Chickpeas Active Time 30 Mins Total Time 30 Mins Yield Serves 6 By Karen Rankin Bring big flavor to the table, and your diabetic-friendly diet, with this Israeli-inspired dish. Cooking the eggs sunny-side up in a rich tomato sauce imbues them with umami, and a light crumble of feta adds a salty pop to every bite. Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 cup sliced yellow onion 1 cup chopped red bell pepper 1 cup chopped yellow bell pepper 2 cups lower-sodium marina..
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Bitcoin Could Be the Next Big Inflation Hedge High-profile investors are concerned about the possibility of rising inflation — and they are turning to cryptocurrency to hedge against it. As reports hit the United Kingdom in mid-June warning that inflation rates had fallen to a four-year low, high-profile fund managers were conversely worrying that the COVID-19 stimulus from governments and central banks would ultimately drive up prices. In a recent market outlook note, famed hedge fund investor Paul Tudor Jones warned that: “We are witnessing the ‘great monetary inflation’ — an unprecedented expansion of every form of money unlike anything the developed world has ever seen. High debt accommodated by money printing is difficult to banish. Inflation expectations could one day respond to this reality.” Crispin Odey, the London-based founder of Odey Asset Management, also agrees inflation is ultimately unavoidable given the level of stimulus. “In the short term, the money will be made ..