In early October, a helicopter sparked off an air alert in major Indian
cities after it briefly landed on the coast in Maharashtra's Ratnagiri
district without communicating its flight plan to the Air Traffic
Controller, or ATC.
Dassault Systmes Bernard Charles on globalisation Bernard Charles, President and CEO of Dassault Systemes, the
France-based specialist in design and manufacturing process software,
was in India recently meeting clients like Mahindra & Mahindra and
Big battle at Lilliput Big battle at Lilliput
Rising incomes are expected to sustain the strong consumption demand in India Increasing urbanisation, a growing middle class, and rising incomes are
expected to sustain the strong consumption demand in India over the next
two decades, says an IDBI Capital study.
Exit Danone, Enter Kraft? After its bitter break-up with the Wadia group in 2009, Groupe
Danone has kickstarted its Euro 600-million bottom-of-thepyramid business by
launching a milk-based fortified dessert called Fundooz in India.
Quotes from business and political leaders We are deeply committed to making India a low-interest rate regime but that will take time, says Duvvuri Subbarao, Governor, Reserve Bank of India, quoted by wire agencies
Transferring property via power of attorney does not amount to sale Transferring property through a power of attorney does not amount to sale.
The Indian luxury market defies the slowdown in the economy The Indian luxury market defies the slowdown in the economy.
A new avenue of funds emerges from China A new avenue of funds emerges from China, but dim sum bonds are not for everyone.
National Food Security Bill 2011 has potential to be historic legislation The Empowered Group of Ministers recently cleared the draft National
Food Security Bill, 2011, which aims to cover 67.5 per cent of India's
120 crore people. Broadly, the Bill proposes free food grain
for the very vulnerable sections, along with food grain at subsidised rates. However, deficiencies remain.
Microsoft hopes to get its mobile act right with the Mango operating system Microsoft hopes its latest mobile operating system Mango would keep the company
from becoming irrelevant in the Indian smartphone market, as it has the capability to compete with Google's Android and Apple's iOS.
India is stumbling into the most challenging financial year in a decade India's economic situation today is reminiscent of late 2008 when Lehman
Brothers collapsed. Inflation is high and the interest rate is being
hiked to combat it. If you think this year is bad, wait till the next one comes around.
India's and the world's most-talked about CEOs (September 2011) The news about the three executives of ADAG arrested in the 2G scam
denying any wrongdoing generated much media interest, as that raised the
possibility of the Central Bureau of Investigation, or CBI, extending
the probe dragnet to Ambani himself.
Meaning of new word in business - Unpack Unpack means to decipher, explore or examine in detail.
Nokia C2 tops the most watched ads of list of September 2011 There is a curious change in the advertising pattern as we move into the
festive season. Consumer durable ads are conspicuous by their absence
in our top 25 list this time.
Is the plan panel's criticism of the UID project under Nandan Nilekani justified? This is not surprising considering the impeccable credentials of Nandan
Nilekani as a manager on the one hand and the mistrust with which
politicians and bureaucrats are viewed by the public on the other.