All the news in "South Asia"

March 2, 2017
BCP
On February 15, the Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Bangladesh, organized a presentation event in order to award scholarships to several children of Bata employees. The aim of the scholarship program is to provide support and encouragement to talented, diligent students...
February 27, 2017
Interviews
Nadeem Bajwa coordinates Bata Labs, and he recently gave Bata World News a look at his team in Batapur, Pakistan. With the precision of surgeons, they are "operating" on a shoe.
February 24, 2017
Corporate
Bata Sri Lanka was recently awarded the contract to supply 100,000 pairs of school shoes to the Sri Lankan government, as part of its project to provide shoes to children from some of the country's poorest families. The sales and delivery teams then worked hard to make ...
February 24, 2017
BCP
The Bata Children’s Program (BCP) Pakistan has always placed importance on benefiting underprivileged children through education and mentorship. Volunteers recently took the opportunity to put this into practice during a visit to a school in Rehman Pura, Lahore.
February 22, 2017
Market Trends
Bata India’s strategy of tapping into the fast-growing e-commerce segment includes partnerships with major players in addition to bata.in. In tandem, it is renewing its focus on creating an outstanding experience for customers at its brick-and-mortar stores.
February 20, 2017
Interviews
Janidu Weerasinghe recently sent in a selfie he took with other members of his team at Bata Sri Lanka, in order to mark a special occasion. Bata World News spoke to him to hear how the photo came about, and why it was important to him.
February 16, 2017
Bata in the news
Bata is part of the fabric of Indian life, and the latest testament to this fact comes from the inclusion of Bata shoes in a new book of photography celebrating the timeless beauty of Indian design through 200 classic objects. The Bata Tennis, a now-trendy sneaker that ...
February 16, 2017
Interviews
Ayyaz Ahmed recently sent Bata World News a snapshot of his team. They are responsible for the maintenance of the Maraka factory, which has been part of the Bata world since it was established outside of Lahore, Pakistan in 1985.
February 10, 2017
Interviews
Bata people are the linchpin of the organization, and Khawar Behzad Kayani sent Bata World News a snapshot of one team's dedication. His unit in Batapur, near Lahore, are so proud of their work they decided to wear their uppers as "crowns"!