Category Archives: Financial News
University of the People (UoPeople), the world’s first tuition-free, non-profit online university currently seeking accreditation, announced that they received a $500,000 donation from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Announcement of this grant follows other donations from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Intel Foundation and William & Flora Hewlett Foundation.
Atlanta, Georgia based multinational soft drink giant Coca-Cola and its local bottlers said Tuesday that they plan to invest $ 5 billion in India by 2020, approximately 3 billion more than the company had originally planned. This expansion strategy and investment is targeted as a result of consistent growth the company has seen in India over the past five years.