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November 16, 2017: All you need to know

November 16, 2017: All you need to know

Here is what is making headlines on November 16, 2017

Nov 16, 2017, 21:38 PM IST
HC seeks reply of Vikram Bakshi on McDonald plea to enforce arbitral award

HC seeks reply of Vikram Bakshi on McDonald plea to enforce arbitral award

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) in its September 12, 2017 order had directed Bakshi to sell his stake in the joint venture (JV), Connaught Plaza Restaurants Pvt Ltd (CPRL), to McDonald's India Pvt Ltd (MIPL).

Sep 26, 2017, 12:15 PM IST
18 of the 43 McDonald's outlets in Delhi reopened: Vikram Bakshi

18 of the 43 McDonald's outlets in Delhi reopened: Vikram Bakshi

The development follows a decision by the board of Connaught Plaza Restaurants Ltd (CPRL), which passed a resolution on September 17 to reopen 21 outlets for which health licences have since been received, Bakshi said in a statement today.

Sep 19, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
126 McDonald's outlets in north, east India still open: Vikram Bakshi

126 McDonald's outlets in north, east India still open: Vikram Bakshi

McDonald's estranged partner Vikram Bakshi has claimed that 126 outlets in north and east India continue to operate fully even as the US-based fast food chain said it was taking action to enforce cancellation of its franchise licence.

Sep 10, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
McDonald's not for settlement with Bakshi; NCLAT issues notices

McDonald's not for settlement with Bakshi; NCLAT issues notices

NCLAT had last week asked both the parties to decide by Wednesday, whether they would consider settling dispute on their own or not.

Aug 30, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
McDonald's terminates franchise pact for CPRL's 169 outlets

McDonald's terminates franchise pact for CPRL's 169 outlets

The termination notice also bars CPRL, where the fast food giant's estranged franchise partner in the region Vikram Bakshi holds 50 percent stake, from using McDonald's brand at these outlets that employ thousands of staff.

Aug 21, 2017, 13:15 PM IST
McDonald's likely to challenge NCLT order on Vikram Bakshi

McDonald's likely to challenge NCLT order on Vikram Bakshi

US fast food chain McDonald's is likely to move NCLAT this week against a National Company Law Tribunal's (NCLT) order that reinstated Vikram Bakshi as Managing Director of its Indian joint venture Connaught Plaza Restaurants Pvt Ltd (CPRL).

Aug 20, 2017, 11:33 AM IST
'43 McDonald's outlets ran sans valid licence since April'

'43 McDonald's outlets ran sans valid licence since April'

American fast food chain McDonald's 43 outlets in the national capital operated for nearly three months from April 1 without valid 'health licences' from local authorities, its estranged India partner Vikram Bakshi on Thursday alleged.

Jul 06, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Over 40 Delhi McDonald's outlets suspend operations on expiry of licence

Over 40 Delhi McDonald's outlets suspend operations on expiry of licence

Over 40 McDonald`s restaurants in the national capital will remain shut from Thursday because of expiry of licences, a company official said.

Jun 29, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
McDonald's may shift some jobs to India in cost-cutting move

McDonald's may shift some jobs to India in cost-cutting move

Fast food giant McDonald's may be planning to outsource jobs to India as part of a USD 500 million cost reduction plan it announced last November, a media report said.

Jun 18, 2016, 16:25 PM IST

McDonald`s moves into Oprah`s old home

McDonald`s is moving into the old home of The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Jun 14, 2016, 03:06 AM IST
FIFA to meet sponsors on Thursday

FIFA to meet sponsors on Thursday

FIFA will meet some of its leading commercial partners on Thursday to discuss reforms, a source close to soccer`s world governing body said on Tuesday.

Aug 19, 2015, 01:41 AM IST

McDonald`s France apologises for `don`t feed the homeless` note

McDonald's France was forced to apologise Wednesday following the emergence of an internal note reportedly ordering staff not to hand out food to "tramps" at a restaurant on the swish Cote d'Azur.

Aug 12, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

Global brands stretched by India's food safety record

To safeguard its multibillion-dollar brand, McDonald`s says more than 100 checks it applies across its international operations are then carried out after that.

Jun 21, 2015, 09:00 AM IST
B J Novak to star in McDonald's biopic

B J Novak to star in McDonald's biopic

‘The Mindy Project’ star B J Novak will join Michael Keaton in the upcoming biopic of popular fast food chain McDonald's, titled, ‘The Founder’.

Jun 01, 2015, 08:09 AM IST
Nick Offerman joins McDonald's biopic 'The Founder'

Nick Offerman joins McDonald's biopic 'The Founder'

"Parks and Recreation" star Nick Offerman is the latest star to board the upcoming McDonald's biopic.

May 14, 2015, 12:10 PM IST

McDonald''s starts table service in Germany

McDonald`s Corp is introducing table service in Germany as it reinvents itself as a "modern, progressive burger company" under new Chief Executive Steve Easterbrook.

Mar 31, 2015, 02:13 AM IST

Coca-Cola, McDonald's wage unhealthy 'war' on Russia: PM aide

Russian officials sharply criticised US fast-food giants Coca-Cola and McDonald's on Thursday for their "unhealthy" products, comparing aggressive advertising campaigns to a war on citizens.

Mar 06, 2015, 06:54 AM IST

McDonald's probes eviction of destitute child from its outlet

McDonald's India is "internally" probing an incident of a destitute child reportedly being thrown out of its outlet here, even as the restaurant management suspended the security personnel involved in the incident.

Jan 18, 2015, 01:26 AM IST
Michael Keaton may star in film on McDonald

Michael Keaton may star in film on McDonald

Golden Globe-winner Michael Keaton is in talks to star as the lead in 'The Founder', the story of the rise of the McDonald's fast food empire.

Jan 16, 2015, 09:04 AM IST