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|February 28, 2005|
4 reasons why FM deserves full marks
The FM has taken the first step towards restructuring the income tax structure for individuals. The FM has been able to restructure it to everybody's benefit.
|February 26, 2005|
HLL to get a new name, logo!
Three options have been shortlisted for the new name: Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL), Unilever Hindustan Ltd and finally, Unilever India. So far, the first option -- HUL -- seems the most likely.
External account: It could get rough in 2005
For the uninitiated, 'external sector' refers to the country's performance on the foreign front (exports, imports, foreign debt and investments and exchange rate).
Chidambaram: The man, the FM!
On Monday, P Chidambaram will present his fourth Budget. While he remains unflinchingly correct in his dealings, the finance minister has changed in the way he now manages his ministry.
|February 25, 2005|
Ambani vs Ambani: Final solution in sight
According to a news story published in the latest issue of , ICICI CEO K V Kamath may have succeeded in brokering a deal between the two Ambani brothers -- Anil and Mukesh.
Top 10 stocks you must look at!
Here's a list of 10 stocks that -- irrespective of the budget reforms -- should be attractive investments for a medium to long term.
Will PC fulfill Budget expectations?
With only three days to go before Finance Minister P Chidambaram delivers the Budget in Parliament, market expectations with respect to reforms are running high.
|February 24, 2005|
'India will become bigger than the US!'
If India manages the economy properly, it could have one-fourth the per capita income of the United States, by id-century, says Jeffrey Sachs.
|February 23, 2005|
The crowd pullers!
These people will get an audience for you, to clap, cheer or boo.
How to buy a mobile phone!
Faced with fierce competition, manufacturers are bombarding the market with new products ever so often, making older models obsolete. Cutting through the clutter, we try to make your task of buying a mobile phone easier.
|February 21, 2005|
UTV: A long-term pick
Though UTV may be a good bet for the long term, the current pricing is a bit too aggressive.
|February 19, 2005|
Get ready! The British are coming
The East India Company can't get enough of the country and is back in a new avatar, the Brits having decided that India is up and ready, not just for sourcing out silks and
Which to buy? Hyundai Getz or Ford Fusion
You already know how much we love the Ford Fusion. Also, you couldn't have missed the fact that it was beaten to the holy Car Of The Year 2005 grail by the Hyundai Getz.
Can India race to the big league?
It all boils down to sponsorship money and India's potential as a market. China has been tapped into and with the European sports market close to saturation point, it's only natural for sports promoters, organisers and sponsors to start looking at As
|February 17, 2005|
Should telemarketing be banned?
Insensitive and rampant soliciting of customers on the phone may hurt the brand being marketed, but banning it altogether is not a solution either.
|February 16, 2005|
Textile boom spells grief for some!
Many workers have lost their jobs because of this new quota-free system and they do not understand what has hit them.
Hosur an IT hot spot? Soon!
Hosur is a mere 30 km away from Electronic City, Bangalore's IT hub, and the Tamil Nadu government wants to make the industrial township a giant satellite town like Gurgaon or Noida.
Stanford guru on consumer habits
Stanford's V Seenu Srinivasan uses mathematical formulae to predict consumer behaviour.
|February 15, 2005|
How Reebok tackled India challenge
Reebok India managing director Subhinder Singh Prem explains how you need breakthrough efforts to get breakthrough results
Why sedan sales are soaring
A range of car makers, from Mercedes to Tata, Hyundai, Skoda and recently Ford, have been rushing here to set up showrooms on the main street.
Tirupur: India's Textile Valley!
Textile businessmen say there is no competitor to Tirupur in the garments industry in India.
|February 04, 2005|
How good is Principal FA Fund?
If you are an investor who can handle the risks associated with investing in sector funds, PFAF could be a good fit in your portfolio.
|February 01, 2005|
PostMaster of Internet!
Sharad Popli's success lies in three words: passion, enthusiasm and perseverance.