E-tailers plan ahead to cast a wide net in India

As all eyes are on Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba’s plan to launch the largest ever initial public offering in US, e-commerce market in India is taking a few baby but definite steps to carve a place for itself under the Sun.

Can Dec once again be a lucky mascot for Sensex?

Is this exciting times for the Sensex yet again.

FMCG companies stepped up advertising spends in H1FY14 to counter slowdown

Major FMCG companies have raised their advertising and promotion spends in the first six months of the current fiscal.

More rate hikes likely by RBI!

RBI raised repo rate by 25 basis points (bps) to 7.75 percent.

Manufacturing must take off to revive Indian economy

It has been more than 20 years since India witnessed economic liberalisation but the contribution of India’s manufacturing sector to the overall GDP (Gross Domestic Product) has remained stagnant at about 15 per cent.

No unanimity among economists on the IMF option

India should knock the doors of IMF in order to arrest rupee’s plunge.

No unanimity among economists on the IMF option

India should knock the doors of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in order to arrest rupee’s plunge.

Indian economy in grim situation

The eternal optimists might be in for a setback!

Price hike by import-oriented cos on the anvil

The weakness in Indian rupee has made imports expensive.

FII inflows: Long term story still intact!

Short term pain is there for the emerging markets but in long term money will come into India.

High CAD: The real culprit behind currency slide

Indian Rupee has depreciated nearly five percent against the US dollar since the start of this calendar.

All is not bad in Rupee’s fall

The current weak outlook on rupee portends bad for macro-economy.

Cheers to real estate buyers

The Bill’s enactment will pave the way for institutionalising transparent processes in the housing sector.

SEBI’s dilemma: To act or not?

Will SEBI finally bite the bullet and extract compliance or defer again the deadline?

Negativity takes toll of cash reserves at India Inc!

Amid economic slowdown, Sensex companies have piled Rs 2.67 lakh crore cash reserves during 2012-13.

Will safety net bring in more retail investors for IPOs?

Just Dial IPO has deployed safety net as proposed by SEBI.

Second generation reforms need of the hour

S&P has affirmed India’s BBB- rating with a negative outlook.

Consumer discretionary grapples with slowdown

A Zee Research Group study of company data in this space points to the rather alarming trend.

PSU bank asset quality yet a concern

An improvement is likely since bankers are keen to say worst is over.

Healthy FMCG margins result in ad splurge

Consumer- driven sectors rule the advertising space on television.