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The daily newspaper Business Standard (also available as an e-paper) is the preferred choice of serious business readers. It is published from 12 centers - New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Pune, Kochi and Bhubaneswar. It is also printed from Bhopal.

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From: Buisness-standard By Gaurav Sri Krishna Recommended by: business-standard 1. Connect German Composer Robert Schumann, a popular composition of his that was played by Radio stations across the world to signal the end of WWII and an Indian brand and what do you arrive at? 2. In 400 BC Hippocrates advised women to chew willow
From: Buisness-standard By Gaurav Sri Krishna Recommended by: business-standard 1. This restaurant founded in 1680s in Paris is considered to be the oldest cafe in Paris. The founder of this cafe introduced an item at his cafe and was one of the first to sell this European product directly to the public. Prior to this, it was
From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard Miffed at the Supreme Court according low priority to hearings on the Ayodhya land dispute case, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has threatened to launch a 1992-like agitation for the Ram Temple at Ayodhya. The 1992 agitation began with a rath
From: Buisness-standard By Surinder Sud Recommended by: business-standard The pace at which the Farmer Producer Companies (FPCs) are proliferating is a clear indication of the farmers’ trust in these organisations, especially in their ability to boost their earnings. From a mere 70 in 2010, the FPC count has surged to around 1,
From: Buisness-standard By Chandrajit Banerjee Recommended by: business-standard The financial sector today represents the foundation of an economy and its smooth functioning is crucial to help industry achieve its full potential. Recent developments such as exchange rate fluctuations, rising non-performing assets, and upcoming
From: Buisness-standard By Mahesh Vyas Recommended by: business-standard The small improvement in labour statistics seen in September turned out to be short-lived. October statistics point to a continuation of the deterioration in labour markets seen earlier. The unemployment rate rose to 6.9 per cent in October — the worst



Investments in financial technology (fintech) across Asia Pacific skyrocketed in 2015 - from about $880 million in all of 2014 to nearly $3.5 billion in just the first nine months of 2015, according to a new report by Accenture. The largest share of 2015 Asia Pacific fintech investment deals were in payments (40 per cent) and lending (25 per cent
From: Buisness-standard By Ritwik Sharma Recommended by: business-standard Satyadeep ChatterjeeRetail fragmentation is not new, but what is new is the way in which companies have to look at how they grow, Satyadeep Chatterjee tells Ritwik SharmaRetail in India is highly fragmented and consumers vary widely in their preferences.
Last year Snapdeal' e-commerce platform handled 30 orders per second during the Diwali sale; this year it has handled 300 orders per second in its weekly festive sales. To handle huge traffic, the marketplace player has used a range of forecasting models and analytics tools to predict demand for products and ensure sufficient stocks are available
From: Buisness-standard By Sangeeta Tanwar Recommended by: business-standard Digital will become the second largest branding medium after television in India soon, Manish Vij tells Sangeeta TanwarThe rules of digital marketing are still evolving. What are the cornerstones of an efficient digital marketing strategy?Digital
From: Buisness-standard By STR Team Recommended by: business-standard Following a hybrid competitive strategy leads to superior financial performance in the internationalisation of high-technology companies, shows a new Finnish study in the field of marketing. The study challenges the traditional view that companies can go
It is said that a term generally used by retailers in the West, especially during November. It originated in the mid-60s thanks to the Philadelphia Police department. Name it.Black Friday. The Philadelphia Police Department started to refer to the day after Thanksgiving as Black Friday, with the unrealistic hope that people would find the whole



From: Buisness-standard By Devangshu Datta Recommended by: business-standard One of the most interesting lines in the Monetary Policy Statement is in paragraph 20: “The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) notes that domestic economic activity has exhibited sustained revival in recent quarters and the output gap has almost closed.”
From: Buisness-standard By Sangeeta Tanwar Recommended by: business-standard Building emotional connections with the end consumer has long been at the heart of most business-to-consumer (B2C) marketing. Things are not so simple for business-to-business (B2B) marketers.They ultimately need to reach business decision makers, who
From: Buisness-standard By Jayanta Roy
From: Buisness-standard By Arvind Singhal Recommended by: business-standard Now well into its fifth year of being in power, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government continues to ignore one of the most vital growth drivers of the Indian economy — its retail sector.Inexplicably, the government and its babus’ muddled
From: Buisness-standard By TNC Rajagopalan Recommended by: business-standard About 10 days earlier, the commerce minister interacted with exporters at a meet organised by the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO). He had sought their suggestions on a strategy for raising annual export by $100 billion.It was only last
From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) hopes for pulling off elections in nearly a dozen states along with the general election have been dashed. The expectations of obtaining favourable judgements on crucial poll issues from the Courts also seem