Business Today Archive May 20, 2018 Issue

Edition: May 20, 2018

Cover Story

E-commerce Goes Rural

E-commerce Goes Rural

A new breed of marketing and distribution companies is using tech to connect brands with villages.

Editor's Note
Inthree, StoreKing, eHaat and RubanBridge. They are not household names like Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal or ShopClues, say. But these are e-commerce companies nonetheless, which are trying to build significant businesses by tapping rural demand in India.
Leadership Spotlight

"Put purpose ahead of profits. Go after a bigger cause; it provides the energy and motivation to succeed"

The Buzz
Global indebtedness hit a high of $164 trillion in 2016, limiting governments' ability to provide support during economic downturns. The International Monetary Fund's Fiscal Monitor report red-flags this and other worrying signals.
Money Today

Equity investments should be the staple of the Ghosh family's portfolio instead of relatively illiquid real estate assets, says Financial Planner Pankaaj Maalde

The Hub

Free-standing restaurants are on a roll. But tough regulations couldspoil the party.

The Break-Out Zone
The new iPad (6th gen) with the 9.7-inch display has something for everyone - whether you are a gamer, student, artist or a video buff.
Special Reports
Disruptions caused by note ban and GST have moderated. The auto industry is expected to witness healthy growth

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