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The official website of Income Tax department www.incometaxindia.gov.in is being revamped and modified to host a whole range of features and utilities.
In India; where 7 million small stores serve a billion consumers with 25% of them earning less than a dollar a day; the winning brands have their sachet avatar which is essentially a 2 cent pack affordable to most consumers hence available at most retail outlets.
Marketing is about influencing the consumer/shopper at all relevant touch points; be it in store, in home or outdoors.
Zero Moment of Truth in Marketing – An average consumer comes across 6 million brand messages every year across various media – TV/print, events, SMS, outdoors, telemarketing, Point of sale, direct to consumer demos, endorsements.
First moment of truth refers to the instance when your brand interacts with the shopper in store; the interaction is instantaneous, decisive and can be inflective for the brand.
Second Moment of Truth: If you are a detergent brand that promises superior stain removal to the consumer and claims to remove dry stains. Do you actually do it; the consumer will find out and that will decide your fate.
This South African country is on the verge of collapse with its economy, public health and food facing the worst crisis which one could ever imagine.
Ever since the fallout of world’s biggest investment banks, talks are ripe on how top analysts of the world have got it absolutely wrong in their predictions, be it real estate, commodities or equities.
Swiss investment bank, UBS has given its own list of top 10 stock picks in Asia for 2009, and surprisingly the list has only one Indian company, Bharti Airtel Ltd., India’s largest mobile-phone operator.
Watch the award winning Slumdog millionaire movie for free in a cinema hall. This offer is courtesy MySpace India.
DTH being a relatively new service in India, is experiencing a growth phase with Big TV, Sun Direct TV and Airtel Digital TV having launched their services to take on existing leading players Dish TV and Tata Sky.
To beat the growing traffic menace in Bangalore and the loss in productivity hours, the posterboy company, Infosys has devised a financial reward scheme to counter the woes.
Faced with stock market fall and safety of investments in various instruments, many investors are resorting to options which are safe and Government backed with decent returns.
After HDFC Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank, ICICI Bank have launched Virtual Credit Card (VCC) which is an add-on Visa credit card issued on the primary credit card.
With the market reaching a two year low and pain not seeing to subside, the common question among most investors is whether we have reached the bottom and is it the best time to buy stocks.
The Google SMS search service may be used for finding movie timings, weather, nearest pizza restaurant, currency conversion, train schedules, cricket scores and a host of other things.
ICICI Bank has started the first of its kind ‘Receive Funds’ facility where one can credit the amount from even a non ICICI Bank Account to an ICICI Bank Account without logging on the non-ICICI bank website or depositing cheque/ cash.
ICICI Home Finance Company recently announced the launch of its special Fixed Deposits which offers interest @11.15% p.a.
The erstwhile DSP Merrill Lynch Mutual Fund has been renamed as DSP BlackRock Mutual Fund as a result of the global merger of ML’s AMC business with BlackRock in 2006.