Hi Friends,

Even as I launch this today ( my 80th Birthday ), I realize that there is yet so much to say and do.

There is just no time to look back, no time to wonder,"Will anyone read these pages?"

With regards,
Hemen Parekh
27 June 2013

Monday, 30 June 2014

Promo Email to French Chambers of Commerce


BLOCK  NO 1 :

Dear  Chamber  President  ,

Following news could be of interest to your Member Firms , who wish to tie-up with Indian Companies
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Morning News ( 30 June, 2014 )  :

*  French Foreign Minister , Laurent Fabius will meet Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Tuesday ( 01 July , 2014 )

*  Airbus ( France ) will invest $ 10 - 15 BILLION in India , to manufacture Aircrafts

*  Sanofi ( France ) will invest $ 200-300 Million in India

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BLOCK  NO  5 :

To reach out to 2,27,000 + Indian Companies ( 52 Industry-Sectors ), located in 2,000 + Indian cities , ask your Member Firms to register on ,


Please forward this email to your Member Firms

with regards ,

hemen  parekh


Why India ?


Dear  Chamber  President ,



As a business destination , why is India important to your Member Firms  ?


Following recent news are an indicator  :


  • FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT

-       proposals approved by Government of India , in June 2014 :


     #   Magneti Marelli ( 50:50 Joint Venture ) for Shock Absorbers

     #   Lladro ( Italy :  Luxury Porcelain Figurines )

     #   Bulgari ( Italy : Jewelry / Luxury brands  )

     #   Stephano  Ricci  ( Italy :  Luxury Life Style for men )

     #   Walt Disney (USA : Equity of $ 185 Million in UTV Software )

     #   Canada Pension Plan Investment Board { CPPIB } to invest

 #   Nivea (Germany) Investment of $ 160 Million to                      
      Manufacture Cosmetics in 70000 sq. mtr. factory

           $ 335 million in L& T Infrastructure Development Ltd



  • REPORTS


      #   Boston Consulting Group ( 14th Annual Report )


    India has 175,000 millionaire households in 2013 ,
ranking 15th in the World – and projected to become
the 7th wealthiest nation by 2018
         
    Total Private Wealth in India was $ 2.2 TRILLION in
2013-14 , which will rise to $ 5 TRILLION in 2018



           #    CISCO ( Networking Solutions  )


                  In India , there will be 526 MILLION total internet users
                  by  2018 , up from 213 MILLION in 2013



           #     Credit Suisse ( 4th Annual Report )


       * Total wealth in India is $ 3.6 TRILLION

       *  Number of “ Dollar Millionaires “ in India is 302,000

       *  “ Wealth per Adult “ in India is expected to grow at
           9.3 % Compounded Annual Rate



#    World Bank


       Country Director for India , Onno Ruhl says ,

       “  We have concluded IDA-17 negotiations. India has got
       a transition support of $ 3.5 Billion
   
        India’s single borrower limit has gone up to $ 20.5
        Billion , after the increase

        We are working in Solar Energy and I think , India is
        Well positioned to become a global powerhouse in solar”


  •     EQUITY MARKET

     
      Market Cap of India’s publicly listed companies crossed
      $ 1.52 TRILLION , in June 2014



  •     INDIRECT  TAX  COLLECTION


      Collection went up to $ 5 TRILLION in 2013-14



  •     LABOR  FORCE  and  WAGES


      As per National Sample Survey of India ,


Ø  40 % of India’s population ( 496 Million ) constitutes

Labor force

Ø  Of these 496 million , 51 % ( 253 Million ) are Self-

Employed

Ø  Average Wage / Salary in urban areas is Rs 365 ( $ 6 )

per day ( not per hour ! )




How can your Member Firms participate in India’s growth  ?


By forming Joint Ventures /  Technical Collaborations /  Dealer Agreements , with 2,27,000 + Indian Companies listed in  ,




How can your Chamber facilitate this “ Dialogue “ between your Member Firms and Indian Companies  ?


Simply by forwarding this email to your Members  !



With regards ,



( click to view my profile )




Thursday, 26 June 2014

You are the Gateway


Dear   Sir   /  Madam

As India's Trade Commissioner , many foreign companies must be approaching you for info on Indian Companies

Especially , they may want you to guide them on how to reach suitable Indian Companies for ,

*   Export - Import of goods
*   Outsourcing ( sub-contracting / customer service / BPO etc )
*   Dealership Arrangements
*   Technical Collaborations
*   Joint Ventures
*   Equity Participations thru FDI........etc

I request you to refer them to ,


From here , they can broadcast their " Interest Messages / Intentions " to,

*   2,27,000 +  Indian Companies
*   listed according to  52  Industry-Sectors
*   located in  2000 +  Indian Cities / Towns

With just  ONE  CLICK  , they can send their Messages to 500 - or even 5,000 - Indian Companies - in matter of minutes  !

Even your own office may want to alert appropriate Indian Companies about " Business Opportunities " in the country in which you are posted  !

Nothing stops  YOU  from using [  B2B  ] , for sending out , your own

 "  WEEKLY BUSINESS  ALERTS " ,

to Indian Companies re Business Opportunities in the country of your posting !

If you succeed in converting your office into ,

GATEWAY  TO  INDIA  " ,

your " Pro-Active  " initiative would not go unnoticed by Smt Nirmala Sitharaman  ! Just mark a copy of your weekly alert to the Hon Minister !

It is time for , " Carpe Diem "  !

with regards ,

( click to view my profile )

Andheri , Mumbai

(M ) 0-98,67,55,08,08







Auto Translation of Web Pages



Shuklendu / Nitin,

Pl look up this page

In the right hand bottom corner , there is a small icon , with a pop up , which enables a visitor to be able to " View " that page , in a language of his choice

Looks very neat and appears fast

Amazing for a Govt ( ? ) organization to have done this !

I am visiting their office this afternoon to get them to promote B2B amongst millions of SME members

hcp


RE: "Re-Charge Account" page write-up


Dear  Amey,



Many thanks for clarification

I hope you will follow up with Bankers for activation of Master Card for USD payment

I would request you to look up our " Re-charge Account " page and confirm that the page write-up is strictly valid


regards ,

hemen

From: Amey Dabhole [mailto:amey.dabhole@avenues.info]
Sent: Thursday, June 26, 2014 11:28 AM
To: Hemen Parekh
Cc: Divyesh Shah; nitin.ruge@sentientsystems.net; shuklendu.baji@sentientsystems.net
Subject: RE: "Re-Charge Account" page write-up

Dear Mr. Hemen,

Greetings from Avenues!

I trust you are doing good.

This is with reference to our meeting in our office on Tuesday 24th July 2014, I would like to inform you that we can assign USD currency to your Merchant Account for the website www.b2bmessageblaster.com.

Please find the below commercials for your persual.

Commercials for INR Currency.

Plan
One Time
Setup fees
(Non Refundable)
( TDR )Transaction Discount Rate**

All Debit cards
issued in India
Credit cards
( Visa, MasterCard,
& Diners )
Net
Banking
Amex, JCB,
Cash cards &
Mobile Payment
Annual Software
Maintenance
Cost (ASMC)
Popular
Zero Set-up Fee
1.25%*
3.50%*
4%*
5%*
INR 1200***
* For all payments, Service Tax and Education Cess @ 12.36% will be charged.
** TDR = Transaction Discount Rate
***Payable in April every year OR on Pro Rata basis thereof
Above mentioned pricing is for INR processing. Pricing for other currencies will be announced soon.

Commercials for USD Currency.

Master/Visa Credit Cards
AmEx Credit Card
5.0%*
5.0%*
* For all payments, Service Tax and Education Cess @ 12.36% will be charged.
** TDR = Transaction Discount Rate

Please note that, CCAvenue provides MasterCard Payment Option through Partner Bank, it is subjected to an approval from the Bank and it may take activation of MasterCard Payment Option may take 35 to 45 days time.


Should you need further assistance, we would be glad to assist you.



Best Regards,

Amey Dabhole
Executive- Marketing

India: Avenues India Pvt Ltd
Plaza Asiad, Level II, S.V.Road, Santa Cruz (West),
Mumbai 400054.India.
Phone: +91 - 22-67425555/42465555
Ext: 301
Fax: +91- 22- 67425542
 
Email:
amey.dabhole@avenues.info
Visit us at:
www.ccavenue.com 
 










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From: Hemen Parekh [mailto:hcp@recruitguru.com]
Sent: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 11:17 AM
To: nitin.ruge@sentientsystems.net; shuklendu.baji@sentientsystems.net
Cc: amey.dabhole@avenues.info; Divyesh Shah
Subject: " Re-Charge Account " page write-up

Nitin,


On “ Re-charge Account “ page , right at the bottom , below the “ Email Package Selection Guide “, draw a horizontal line to add one more box as shown below :


Online   Payment   Options :


Payment Option for Indians { Indian Rupees : INR } :


   >   Credit Cards

   >   Debit Cards

   >   Net Banking

   >   Cash Cards ( ITZ Done Card )

   >   Mobile Payment ( SBI Paymate )



*   Payment Options for Foreigners { US DOLLAR : $  }


   >  VISA  Credit Card 

   >  Amex ( ezee click )

   >  Master Credit Card....   (  will get activated by 15 July, 2014  )




*   Payments Options for Foreigners in Other Currencies


     After selecting the Email Package of your choice , once you are transferred from this page ,  to ccAvenue web site , you can use the  
      " Currency Converter " available there to convert INR {or USD } , into the currency of your credit-card , before confirming payment.

     As far as our Payment Gateway ( ccAvenue ) is concerned , the currency of your Credit Card is not a constraint for accepting / processing , your payment

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  PS:  Amey Dabhole

        Pl confirm that the write-up as shown above , truly explains the situation

        If you need , you can directly phone Mr Shuklendu Baji on 0-98210, 93921

PS :  Shuklendu

       You can reach Amey on 0-77,38,75,26,90     



Wednesday, 25 June 2014

Marketing Tools

RE: FROM TAIPAN GROUP LIMITED!


Dear Mr Angelo


Thank you for introducing Taipan Group and what it offers

You are asking businesses to ,

"...grow your business into global limelight "

Quite coincidentally , we say the same thing to businesses  !

I invite you to register on,




to reach your " Marketing Message " to ,

>    2,27,000 + Indian Companies

>    listed according to 52 Industry-Sectors

>    located in 2,000 + Indian cities


Once you do , you can send your below-shown " Marketing Message " to thousands of Indian Companies , with just ONE CLICK - and in matter of minutes  !

If in doubt , spend a few minutes experiencing " View  Demo "

regards ,


( click to view my profile  )

Mumbai , India



From: Louis Angelo [mailto:info@lari.ge]
Sent: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 6:54 PM
Subject: FROM TAIPAN GROUP LIMITED!

RE: LETTER OF INTRODUCTION



We are a firm of Consultants to a group of International Business Investors (IBI) under the auspices of Hanlong Mining Investment limited; they have set aside funds for the benefit of business owners who are desirous of enhancing their business operations and growth by taking advantage of the funds set aside for that purpose. These investors’ funds are presently secured by Bonds with some reputable European Banks.

It is pertinent to note that the terms and conditions for disbursement of these funds have been penciled down in an investment and consultancy agreement duly signed between the undersigned company and the investors. Interested investees would be required to comply with the conditions thereto contained in the said Investment Agreement. The whole essence being to ensure that the parties’ business interests are adequately protected to avoid fraud.

It is further in achieving our desired goal and objectives that we invite you to hop on board and take advantage of this unique opportunity and grow your business into global limelight.

Do not hesitate to contact the undersigned should you need any clarifications.

We look forward to meeting you at your earliest convenience to discuss other modalities regarding the above.

Yours faithfully,
TAIPAN GROUP LIMITED
Louis Angelo
(Managing Director)

www.B2BmessageBlaster.com


Dear  Sir  /  Madam


I write to offer our services to promote all over the World
, Small and Medium Businesses / Enterprises of India


Using our just launched web site


your Member SMEs can send their Marketing Messages to ,

Ø    8,000 + International Chambers of Commerce
Located in 5,332 cities of the World in 150+
Countries

Ø    2.27 lakh Indian Companies , listed according
52 Industry-Sectors , located in 2000+ Cities


After Composing their message , they can blast it to any number of these Organizations, with just a SINGLE click 

In matters of minutes , their Message will get emailed to all the recipients selected by them

I request a few minutes of your time to  VIEW  DEMO

Then , if convinced of our UNIQUE service , please forward this mail to your Members

If there are any questions , do not hesitate to write

HELP  26 MILLION INDIAN SMEs ANNOUNCE THEIR EXISTENCE TO THE WORLD !

Among various ways in which you have been helping your Members , this is one , they will appreciate most as an example of your " Out-of-the-Box" thinking !


With regards ,



Andheri , Mumbai






" Re-Charge Account " page write-up


Nitin,


On “ Re-charge Account “ page , right at the bottom , below the “ Email Package Selection Guide “, draw a horizontal line to add one more box as shown below :


Online   Payment   Options :


Payment Option for Indians { Indian Rupees : INR } :


   >   Credit Cards

   >   Debit Cards

   >   Net Banking

   >   Cash Cards ( ITZ Done Card )

   >   Mobile Payment ( SBI Paymate )



*   Payment Options for Foreigners { US DOLLAR : $  }


   >  VISA  Credit Card 

   >  Amex ( ezee click )

   >  Master Credit Card....   (  will get activated by 15 July, 2014  )




*   Payments Options for Foreigners in Other Currencies


     After selecting the Email Package of your choice , once you are transferred from this page ,  to ccAvenue web site , you can use the  
      " Currency Converter " available there to convert INR {or USD } , into the currency of your credit-card , before confirming payment.

     As far as our Payment Gateway ( ccAvenue ) is concerned , the currency of your Credit Card is not a constraint for accepting / processing , your payment

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  PS:  Amey Dabhole

        Pl confirm that the write-up as shown above , truly explains the situation

        If you need , you can directly phone Mr Shuklendu Baji on 0-98210, 93921

PS :  Shuklendu

       You can reach Amey on 0-77,38,75,26,90     



Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Payments thru ccAvenue


Dear Amey ,

Many thanks for the courtesy extended during my visit to your office this morning when you confirmed the following :

Payment Option for Indians { Indian Rupees : INR } :

   >   Credit Cards

   >   Debit Cards

   >   Net Banking

   >   Cash Cards ( ITZ Done Card )

   >   Mobile Payment ( SBI Paymate )


*   Payment Options for Foreigners { US DOLLAR : $  }

   >  VISA  Credit Cards....  ( already Active in our A/C )

   >  Amex ( ezee click )....  (  already Active in our A/C )

   >  Master Credit Card....   (  will get activated in 30 / 45 days )


Since we have already submitted ALL the required documents , more than 30 days ago , I presume , Master Card can be activated in the next 10 days


*   Payments Options for Foreigners in Other Currencies

   >  Once they are transferred from the " Re-Charge Account " page of our web site to ccAvenue web site , they can use the "
       " Currency Converter " available there to convert INR / USD , into the currency of their choice , before confirming payment

If , what I have outlined above is the correct position , please confirm the same

Upon receipt of your confirmation , my colleague Mr Shuklendu Baji ( MD - Sentient Systems ) will add the above-mentioned explanations on our " Re-Charge Account " page

Thanking you for your time , once again

regards ,

hemen  parekh



Monday, 23 June 2014

Individual Company-wise Check Boxes


Nitin,

When I spoke to satish , last Friday , he told me that he has already started work on development of ,

" Company-wise Individual Check Boxes "

Can we upload this by Saturday ? Pl confirm

Of course , we should retain the " ALL " option

hcp