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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 Ajay Shah Recommended by: business-standard The US Treasury recently placed India on the watchlist on the issue of currency manipulation. Two of its three tests make no sense, but there are grounds for concern about the third one.India had made great strides on achieving a market-determined exchange
From: Buisness-standard By Mahesh Vyas Recommended by: business-standard The unemployment rate in India was around 7.25 per cent during the first fortnight of April 2018. This unemployment rate is high compared to the levels observed in a fairly long time. The weekly unemployment rate had spiked to 7.41 per cent in the week
From: Buisness-standard By Akash Prakash Recommended by: business-standard We are now approaching nine years for the current business expansion in the US. We are already tied for this being the second-longest expansion on record, and it seems to have the legs to continue for a while longer.The current cycle reached a trough in
From: Buisness-standard By Devangshu Datta Recommended by: business-standard The market has recovered lost ground in the past fortnight with help of an optimistic Reserve Bank of India (RBI) policy review and reasonable macroeconomic data. Trading over the next few weeks is likely to be driven by corporate results. However, the
From: Buisness-standard By Anupama Mehta Recommended by: business-standard Women comprise over 42 per cent of the agricultural labour force in the country, signifying increasing feminisation of agriculture, and yet they own less than 2 per cent of its farm land.According to the India Human Development Survey (IHDS),
From: Buisness-standard By Rathin Roy Recommended by: business-standard The terms of reference (ToR) of the 15th Finance Commission (FC) have generated unprecedented debate and controversy. The most publicly debated ToR is the requirement that the 2011 Census be used as the basis for using population in the formula for



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 Kalpit Jain Recommended by: business-standard In 1960, Volkswagen introduced America to the tiny Beetle, with the iconic Think Small campaign. At a time when Americans were fixated on everything big, Volkswagen boldly accepted and even celebrated its tiny proportions in what was surely a stroke of
From: Buisness-standard By Vineet Sodhani Recommended by: business-standard It is interesting to see how Indian broadcasting is evolving. Channels with only SD feeds are launching HD versions. From first to second line GECs… started with Hindi and now rolling to other languages.Similarly from first line movie channels to second
From: Buisness-standard By Shyam Saran Recommended by: business-standard The celebrated futurologist, Ray Kurzweil, has predicted that by the year 2029 advances in artificial intelligence (AI) would bring us to the point where a $1,000 computing device may be able to replicate the full range of capacities and functioning of the
From: Buisness-standard By Kenneth Rogoff Recommended by: business-standard Even if any emerging-market bond meltdown remains contained, recent jitters ought to be a wake-up call, even for advanced economiesAre brewing exchange-rate and debt crises in Argentina and Turkey localised events without broader implications? Or are