Articles tagged under: Akash Ambani

Manchester City announces a new partnership with Jio

January 05, 2023
Manchester City announces a new partnership with Jio

Mumbai: Manchester City (Man City) has announced a new regional partnership with Jio Platforms Limited (“Jio”), that will see India’s leading digital services brand become the Club’s Official Mobile Communications Network Partner in India. The partnership was enabled and supported by RISE Worldwide, a Reliance initiative, India’s largest sports and entertainment company. Through this partnership, Man City and Jio will collaborate on a variety of engaging experiences that fans will ...Read More

MI Global announces its Captains for the upcoming cricket season 2023

December 02, 2022
MI Global announces its Captains for the upcoming cricket season 2023

Kieron Pollard to lead MI Emirates Rashid Khan to lead MI Cape Town Mumbai: MI Global today announced the captains for MI Emirates and MI Cape Town. Kieron Pollard and Rashid Khan will take over the captain's duties for MI Emirates and MI Cape Town, respectively. Mumbai Indians went global with the addition of teams in the T20 cricketing leagues of South Africa and UAE earlier this year. The new members of Mumbai Indians ‘One Family’, MI Emirates and MI Cape Town are set to de...Read More

MI Cape Town announces its coaching team ahead of Inaugural SA20 player auction

September 15, 2022
MI Cape Town announces its coaching team ahead of Inaugural SA20 player auction

Mumbai: MI Cape Town today announced its coaching  team ahead of the inaugural SA20 player auction scheduled on 19th September in Cape Town.  SA20, in its inaugural year, is the premier T20 cricket League in South Africa.  Former Australia batsman Simon Katich will hold the position of head coach, while South  African legend Hashim Amla will join the team as batting coach. Simon comes with extended  experience on the field and is recognized for his straightforward and intelligent approac...Read More

Mumbai Indians appoints a Central Team for its Growing Global Cricket Footprint

September 14, 2022
Mumbai Indians appoints a Central Team for its Growing Global Cricket Footprint

Mumbai: The Mumbai Indians ownership has elevated  Mahela Jayawardene and Zaheer Khan to take on new roles with the aim to build a  global cricket legacy for MI.   With the expansion of MI #OneFamily which now includes MI Emirates and MI Cape  Town along with Mumbai Indians, the team management recognized the need for a  central team. This would ensure consistency across the ‘One family of teams’, on  ethos, values, and learning, that have made MI one of the most loved cricket bran...Read More

‘MI Cape Town’ announces the first group of players for the Cricket South Africa T20 League

August 12, 2022
‘MI Cape Town’ announces the first group of players for the Cricket South Africa T20 League

Mumbai: MI Cape Town, today announced the signing of 5 players ahead of the inaugural edition of Cricket South Africa’ T20 League. The players will join the #OneFamily team and will adorn the iconic blue and gold colors that the fans have come to recognize from the MI franchise. ‘MI Cape Town’ includes 3 foreign players, 1 South Africa capped and 1 South Africa uncapped player as part of the squad. Mr. Akash Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Jio, said, “I'm excited as we begin our journey ...Read More

‘MI Emirates’ announces players for the inaugural edition of UAE’s International League T20

August 12, 2022
‘MI Emirates’ announces players for the inaugural edition of  UAE’s International League T20

Mumbai: MI Emirates, today announced its team ahead of the inaugural edition of UAE’s International League T20. The squad will be based in Abu Dhabi, and includes a mix of current and past MI players, and new players who join the #OneFamily. Kieron Pollard, Dwayne Bravo, Nicholas Pooran and Trent Boult are set to join the MI Emirates ahead of the inaugural edition and will adorn MI’s iconic blue and gold amongst the others. Mr. Akash M Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Jio, said, “I am delig...Read More

5G: Jio emerges as leader in all 22 circles by acquiring right to use spectrum in various bands

August 01, 2022
5G: Jio emerges as leader in all 22 circles by acquiring right to use spectrum in various bands

Mumbai: Jio, India’s largest digital services provider, today acquired spectrum in the 700MHz, 800MHz, 1800MHz, 3300MHz and 26GHz bands in the auctions conducted by the Department of Telecommunications, Government of India. The acquisition of the right to use this spectrum will enable Jio to build the World’s most advanced 5G network and further strengthen India’s global leadership in wireless broadband connectivity. Jio’s 5G network will enable the next generation of digital solutions ...Read More

Reliance to acquire a franchise in Cricket South Africa’s T20 league

July 20, 2022
Reliance to acquire a franchise in Cricket South Africa’s T20 league

Mumbai: Strengthening its growing international footprint in cricket, Reliance Industries today announced that it will acquire a franchise in Cricket South Africa’s upcoming T20 league. Based in Cape Town the new franchise will take forward the Mumbai Indians brand and comes close on the heels of acquiring the UAE-based International League T-20 team. Reliance Industries has played a crucial role in evolving the sports ecosystem through ownership of cricket franchises, football league in In...Read More

Mukesh Ambani resigns from Jio, son Akash made chairman

June 28, 2022
Mukesh Ambani resigns from Jio, son Akash made chairman

Mumbai: Mukesh Ambani has resigned from the board of his group's telecom arm, Reliance Jio and handed over the reins of the company to elder son Akash, a step seen as succession planning by the 65-year old billionaire. In a stock exchange filing, Reliance Jio Infocomm said the company's board at a meeting on June 27, "approved the appointment of Akash M Ambani, non-executive director, as chairman of the board of directors of the company." This comes after his father resig...Read More

Need to convert small shops into digital storefronts: Isha and Akash Ambani in conversation with Meta

December 15, 2021

Mumbai: The directors of Reliance Jio Isha Ambani and Akash Ambani said that there is a need to convert the grocery shops into digital stores in the current time, in a virtual interview in Fuel for India 2021 program by Meta. Isha Ambani said that small businesses are the economic backbone of the country. The pandemic brought home the truth that small merchant shops, retailers, and small businesses urgently needed to convert their physical brick and mortar stores to digital storefronts. Akas...Read More