Facebook launches fuel for India, highlighting key consumption cases in the country


Facebook on Tuesday launched the ‘Facebook Fuel for India’ virtual event to show the consequences of launching new usage cases in the country. The two-day event will feature industry spokespersons including co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram head Adam Mossery, and WhatsApp head Will Catcart as well as Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani. The program is essentially meant to explain how its products are being used by millions of people and many entrepreneurs in the country, including Facebook and Instagram and WhatsApp.

India Vice President and Managing Director Ajit Mohan launched the Facebook Fuel for India program on Tuesday. He said the event was an attempt to “present extraordinary stories of grit and resilience”.

“We’re excited because more people are using it WhatsApp And Facebook Most people who are in India or are new to the internet are watching the first videos on the Facebook app, or Instagram is offering a whole generation of creators and businesses are born on Instagram and often only on Instagram, but also because we see in India’s transformation story, we play a supporting role, Said Mohan.

The executive said that India is promoting Facebook products. Menlo Park, California, brings products including payments on WhatsApp. Reels on Instagram, And See on Facebook Focusing on India, he said.

He found that Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram apps are used by over 500 million people in India. The company began its journey in the country in 2006.

Mohan has joined Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Co-founded Lean in Circles to bring together a small group of like-minded people.

“I want more women in leadership, and less representation of minorities in leadership. I want a more diverse idea,” she said.

At the Fuel for India event, Facebook promotes the stories of various entrepreneurs on their social network and their businesses using Instagram and WhatsApp apps. Among them are Milap co-founder and president Anoj Vishwanathan, Pinbox co-founder Gautam Bhardwaj, Whitehat Jr. co-founder Karan Bajaj and Caremongers India founder Mahita Nagaraj. Reliance Jio directors Isha Ambani and Aakash Ambani also pointed out their partnership with Facebook.

In addition, he is the co-founder and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg Held a joint meeting with the Chairman of Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani To describe their experiences in India.

“India is home to the largest communities in the world across Facebook and WhatsApp and also reaches out to Instagram,” Zuckerberg said.

Facebook in April 9.9 per cent stake In Geo platforms That is Approved From the Competition Commission of India (CCI) in June. During the virtual session Zuckerberg and Ambani emphasized that the agreement was to support small businesses in the country.

“Through our partnership (Geo Platforms and Facebook), we will become a value-creating platform for our customers and small businesses, giving them the opportunity to digitize and be on par with anyone else in the world,” Ambani said.

Comes in between virtual event Ongoing content moderation issues Facebook is responsible for supporting hate speech in the country. The company is also present Facing infidelity lawsuits In the US and other Western markets due to anti-competitive strategies.


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