Business Today Archive Feb 2, 2014 Issue

Edition: Feb 2, 2014

Cover Story

How Maruti bounced back after its labour strife of 2012

How Maruti bounced back after its labour strife of 2012

Maruti has bounced back by focusing on little villages, small customers and tiny gains in factories. The big things are a cleansing of the workforce, capacity building and R&D.
Today, several life insurance companies are offering online term plans with highly competitive pricing. Several insurance players also offer great discounts online. You may expect savings of 20% to 30% on premium payments on online term plans.
Editors note
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party has 31 committees making recommendations and, to be sure, some good inputs will come through, but what AAP really, really needs today is smarts in economics, writes Business Today Managing Editor Josey Puliyenthuruthel.
The diva of behavioural economics looks again at the paradox called the Indian consumer
Starring: Sir Paul Nurse, Ashish Singh, Raj Jain, Capt. G.R. Gopinath, V. Balakrishnan, Meera Sanyal, K.P. Nanjundi, Priti Paul and N.P. Singh
Leadership Spotlight
Manasije Mishra, CEO, Max Bupa admires his father as a role model.
L&T CEO and Managing Director K. Venkataramanan  says the firm is looking at newer areas like sub-sea and deep-water projects. On the mergers and acquisitions front, the company has been a little conservative.
Business Today readers share their feedback on the magazine's coverage -
Multi Commodity Exchange's turnover has plummeted by 69 per cent since April 2013. Although it is still the biggest player, it has been losing market share to rivals in the current financial year.
Careers in aerospace are mainly in the public sector, but the entry of a few private players has thrown up more opportunities.
It is widely believed that Jayanthi Natarajan's recent ouster as Minister for Environment and Forests (MoEF) was due to her ministry's tardiness in giving environmental clearance to industrial projects. Just how big a hurdle is the MoEF?
Events of the fortnight that you may have missed. Featuring: Infosys third quarter results, SC on natural gas pricing dispute, Facebook's first acquisition in India and more.

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