According to eMarketer, India is set to become Twitter’s largest market after the U.S. with a projected 40 million users by 2018, up from 17 million this year.
At the customary post-Budget press conference address by Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, he was asked why his Budget lacked a single big-bang idea.
Virtual reality has a way to go to be an integral part of daily life.
Technological advancement has created a ripple effect that is transforming the market.
Indian industrialists may carp at the pace of reforms, but the overall opinion is that Modi has hit the ground running.
More than 20% of Indian youth between the ages of 15 and 24 years are “seeking or available for work,” according to 2011 census data.
Khadi, once the dowdy sartorial symbol of India’s independence movement, is now trendy and makes the cash registers ring.
The campaign, which focuses on the manufacturing sector, is not going to be easy to deliver, despite the enthusiasm that accompanied the launch of the effort’s new logo and website.
The all-India Inclusix score is 40.1 which mean that about 40% of the country has access to formal banking services.
Violence against women and girls is “the single largest human rights pandemic on this planet.”
If you train yourself, and there are different methods for doing this, you can become more creative.
The budget has done “a reasonable job” and provided “a good starting point for bolder steps” that may follow. “Critics, some of whom are quite vocal, need to take a step back and view matters with the appropriate perspective
Impervious to history or nostalgia, waits for no one and marches relentlessly on.
It is unlikely that a non-founder CEO would have agreed to join if Mur thy had continued for an indefinite period,”
While Amazon has been compelled to adopt differen a business model in India to comply with foreign direct investment (FDI) regulations the ramp-up of its operations in the country has been the fastest globally.
The economy will be at the top of the prime minister’s new agenda. Modi inherits a nation where GDP growth has slowed to 4.5% (2012-2013).
Whether the concept excites you or scares you, the Internet of Things has the potential to change the way people make choices and go about their daily lives.
To find the largest collection of rags-to-riches stories anywhere, turn to the Indian software industry.
We will continue to pursue investment opportunities in the country, although there is no set allocation or timeline involved.
The shared economy, perhaps best known for crowdpowered marketplaces such as travel accommodation site Airbnb and transportation-focused Lyft, blossomed as the recession set in.
The total size of businesses managed by just 10 Indian-origin CEOs globally exceeded the total exports from India, which stood at $300 billion last year.
India has been “very accepting” of non-Indians arriving from the U.S. or elsewhere, armed with skills and good ideas for doing business.
The only thing in the world that these bawarchis care about is their recipes and spices.
Why Systems to prevent deception don’t work
Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending bypasses banks by connecting borrowers with lenders through online platforms for mostly small loans.
Even though the split was no big surprise, it didn’t make much sense to many observers.
This confusion over new media is not a recent phenomenon.
The tribals have assimilated with the existing culture and traditions of the Brahmaputra valley, creating many new traditions, cultures, handicrafts, dance forms and a new way of living.
I hope [the deal] spurs many more entrepreneurs to start companies with unique and differentiated models that solve real problems of real India.
People look at India as a large and diverse place with enormous potential. And it is. But it’s one thing to be the most populous economy and another to realize that potential.
A country that remained very poor and isolated from the international economy until the 1990s, suddenly became a global center for leading edge, information technology industries.
More than 98% of this industry is estimated to be unorganized with many players having as few as one, two or three cars.
“Imparting skills goes a long way in formalizing the labor economy. It leads to a change in the workers’ demographic profile and helps them settle into a long-term occupation, thus reducing frictional unemployment,”
India has experienced a steady rise in funding sources for nascent companies.
But even as e-commerce is gaining traction in India the buzz is growing around mobile transactions.
Does It Stack Up
“It is very early days to tell whether these acquisitions are a success or not,”
We foresee India as a market with huge potential which is re-enforced by Indians’ traditional love for spices.
Indian business books about Indian businesses typically describe idiosyncratic conditions that apply only to India, which is not very useful as learning material for conducting business in developed economies.
India has been no stranger to branded luxury. The shopping lists of Indian royalty are still remembered long after princely titles have been