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Introduction: is the online property of Business Standard Private Limited, publisher of India's leading business daily, Business Standard. The website attracts over 10 million unique visitors every month, the highest such number for any standalone business newspaper website in India.

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.

The Hindi Business Standard is published from eight centres across northern India - New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Patna, Lucknow, Bhopal, Chandigarh and Raipur. Its content can be accessed at

Business Standard stands for reporting that stresses accuracy and credibility, commentary that is informed, independent and fair, and journalism that is rooted in ethical conduct and defined by a sacrosanct bond with the reader. All Business Standard journalists sign on to a code of conduct that is available on this website.


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From: Buisness-standard By TNC Rajagopalan Recommended by: business-standard Importers have to compulsorily upload all supporting documents through the e-SANCHIT facility for all bills of entry filed at the Jawaharlal Nehru Customs House (JNCH), Nhava Sheva (Navi Mumbai), and some other customs houses, from March 15 onward. Hard
From: Buisness-standard By Asish K Bhattacharyya Recommended by: business-standard Fraud in business firms, particularly in financial institutions, is not uncommon. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data, which Reuters obtained through a Right To Information request, show that the public sector banks (PSBs) have reported 8,670 “
From: Buisness-standard By Amit Tandon Recommended by: business-standard To understand how protracted recovering money through sale of assets has become for banks, read some of the newspaper headlines relating to the insolvency cases in the last few days: “Electrosteel: NCLT asks Tata Steel, Vedanta, IRP to file counter-plea”:
From: Buisness-standard By Aditya Shukla Recommended by: business-standard The last few decades of human civilisation have been the most significant in terms of technological progress. The rapid advances of sciences is resulting in a snow-balling effect on innovation across disciplines.The advent of new technologies — gene-
From: Buisness-standard By Devangshu Datta Recommended by: business-standard During the latter stages of a bull run, just before a big crash, you’ll hear many people insisting ‘This time it’s different’. Those words should act like a morning alarm. They indicate an attitude of over-confidence that leads to excessive risk taking
From: Buisness-standard By Sunita Narain Recommended by: business-standard Cauvery and Cape Town — one a river flowing through agricultural fields and booming cities in south India and the other a modern and prosperous city in South Africa — have much in common. Let’s make the connection.Cape Town in on notice that the day when



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.
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
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 A K Bhattacharya Recommended by: business-standard The Narendra Modi government completes two years in office tomorrow. How has it done with regard to the management of the economy? Available macroeconomic indicators suggest a mixed picture.Economic growth in the last two years has stayed above seven



From: Buisness-standard By A K Bhattacharya Recommended by: business-standard In just about three weeks, the Union finance ministry changed its mind on its borrowing programme. On December 27, it announced its plan to borrow an additional Rs 500 billion from the market, hinting at the possibility of a slippage in meeting its
From: Buisness-standard By Ajay Shah Recommended by: business-standard The international dimension is central to Indian financial economic policy. With international financial services, there is a defensive part (of the local market losing ground) and there is an opportunity (of playing a bigger role in the world). We in India
From: Buisness-standard By Neena Dasgupta Recommended by: business-standard After the internet and smartphone revolution, we are now on the cusp of the “intelligence revolution” driven primarily by artificial intelligence (AI), big data and machine learning. The intelligence revolution will fundamentally change the way in which
From: Buisness-standard By C Rammanohar Reddy Recommended by: business-standard For decades, one of the central aims of economic policy in India has been to create conditions for workers to move from low- to high-income employment. This has usually implied a shift from the informal sector where productivity is low, to the formal
From: Buisness-standard By Somasekhar Sundaresan Recommended by: business-standard While the nation’s attention stands rivetted to divisions in the Supreme Court with political parties jumping in to seek mileage over recent events, the noise has succeeded in deflecting public attention from a massive retrograde step. A new year
From: Buisness-standard By Akash Prakash Recommended by: business-standard Everyone is wringing their hands on the jeweller Nirav Modi fraud and the damage it has caused to Punjab National Bank (PNB) and the PSU banks in general. While we still do not have all the facts, the fraud seems to be of an astonishing scale (somewhere