India Business


Business is the key to any growth story of any country. And if today India looks very near being labelled a developed country it is the business activities that Indians dabble in. We have slowly but slowly transformed from self sufficiency to global competitiveness. Even though we have a strong contender in China our businessmen are taking bold steps in as far off and remote places like Africa and South America.

India Business News is therefore a keenly followed section. We offer you updated online Business News to enable you to get inspired and be informed so as to make progress in whichever business you choose.

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What is Business? And who is a Businessman

Business is deciding the place, product, price and profit in the production along with continuous promotion. All this is done by the business man who is operating the steering of the business unit. He should be well versed in his jobs and approaches with proper and perfect managerial skills. Managerial skills are those expert talents which help the business man work directly and indirectly with multiple hands and machines. So management is basically, the art of getting things done by others. So a business man should know his business and also be an expert in getting things done by others through his managerial skills.

Business aspirations are broad and varied. It is to contribute actively in business, public and personal business achievements. Our energies and resources should be focused on supporting entrepreneurial efforts and gaining insight into the dynamics of business management. It is our daily challenges and experiences, which give enormous strength for success and livelihood in the future. Committing and sticking with a refined set of priorities and enduring continual challenges will be the focus of any dynamic Business man.

Business man should exhibit both Intrapreneur and Entrepreneurial skills. Intrapreneural skill is the capacity of the business man within his organization or the unit of business. Entrepreneurial skills are that extraordinary skills which put him on the highest pedestal in the business world around the globe. Both the qualities of the business man are highly essential as the business man has to prove his metal both inside and outside the organization. This gains him respect, confidence, and leaves him with the highest aspirations to become a successful business man.

Few Business Aspirations

  • Build analytical framework of thoughts.
  • Develop deliberate situations.
  • Replace ideas of intuition and personal bias with concrete planning
  • Nourish and groom interpersonal relationships in business and personal front
  • Build extremely enduring business relations, by participating in seminars, discussions, meetings
  • Continually focus on enhancing intrapreneur and entrepreneur skills.
  • Be the torch bearer in the business environs
  • Revolutionise the thinking with dynamic out of box ideas.
  • Untiringly, Involve, Innovate, Internalize and Initiate for the cause of the business.
  • 24/7, 365 days adopt constant motivation towards the business thought.

Assessment of Business Capacity

The experiences bring you face to face with significant challenges that required managing conflicting priorities. It helps you understand that in any organizational situation, two concurrent sets of priorities exist – one set of priorities determine the overall objectives of the organization while the second set, which are often more important in influencing the eventual outcome of the first set of priorities, deal with the personal aspirations of the key players within the organization and their objectives.

Understanding, accepting and managing the personal aspiration of the key constituents is a crucial requirement in determining business towards success in any organizational setting. Over reliance on the generation of new ideas and market focus as a way to compensate for your inability and unwillingness to engage in internal political thinking will cost us dearly. While good ideas are important for organizational vitality, the willingness of the organization to embrace them and the underlying political currents are just as important. As we plan our business journey, adapting attitude to political thinking and organizational dynamics will be an important priority.

Cultivating a keen sense of understanding of the subtle needs of the people is very essential. It gives us an opportunity to lead and nurture the hopes and dreams of a fundamental necessity of strong business patterns to suit the needs of business.

Experiences along with many other engagements shape business and its constant success.


Latest Business News

Slovenia seeks Indian JVs, investments in tourism, automotive

    Updated On : Feb 24,2018   8:46 pm
Kolkata, Feb 24 (IANS) Slovenia on Saturday sought Indian investment and joint ventures, particularly in the areas of tourism, hospitality, automotive and medicaments. View More..

Jaitley talks of tougher law to bring scamsters to justice

    Updated On : Feb 24,2018   6:58 pm
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Without mentioning the Rs 11,300 crore fraud on state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB) involving diamantaire Nirav Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said Indian law will be suitably amended to bring to bear the full weight of justice on fraudsters. View More..

Industry has to introspect on doing ethical business: Jaitley

    Updated On : Feb 24,2018   1:34 pm
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) In light of the Rs 11,300 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam allegedly involving diamantaire Nirav Modi, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday that the discourse needed to move on from ease of doing business to that of Indian industry's responsibility to become ethical in the way it does business. View More..

India tops Big Data and Analytics adoption in APAC region: Oracle

    Updated On : Feb 24,2018   11:34 am
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) When it comes to Big Data and Analytics, Indian enterprises are adopting the technologies to improve operations and enhance customer experience at a greater pace than the rest of the Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries, a senior executive from Cloud major Oracle has said. View More..

Awaiting response to notice sent to Nirav Modi: MEA

    Updated On : Feb 22,2018   6:24 pm
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday that it is still awaiting a response to the notification sent to absconding Indian businessman Nirav Modi, involved in the $1.8 billion Punjab National Bank fraud, seeking an explanation as to why his passport should not be revoked. View More..

It's all about location, says Hong Kong as it woos Indian IT firms, airlines

    Updated On : Feb 22,2018   11:02 am
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is actively wooing Indian investors -- especially software firms and airlines -- pitching itself as the gateway to the markets of mainland China, northeast and southeast Asia. View More..

State duty-bound to bring PNB scamsters to justice: Jaitley

    Updated On : Feb 20,2018   9:36 pm
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) In the wake of the Rs 11,300 crore ($1.8 billion) Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam allegedly involving diamond merchant Nirav Modi, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the state was duty-bound to ensure those cheating the system are brought to justice. View More..

Jaitley blames PNB management, auditors for Nirav fraud

    Updated On : Feb 20,2018   8:18 pm
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Breaking his silence on the Rs 11,300 crore PNB scam, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday blamed the bank's management and auditors for failing to detect the fraud and said the scamsters will be chased and measures will be put in place to prevent such scams. View More..

Auditors failed to stop PNB fraud: Jaitley

    Updated On : Feb 20,2018   7:48 pm
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Breaking his silence on the Rs.11,400 crore PNB scam, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday blamed the auditors for failing to detect the fraud and said the scamsters will be chased and measures will be put in place to prevent such scams. View More..

Jaitley to embark on two-day Saudi Arabia visit on Saturday night

    Updated On : Feb 17,2018   5:54 pm
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Finance Minister Arun Jaitely would be leaving Saturday night on a two-day official visit to Saudi Arabia to co-chair the 12th India-Saudi Arabia Joint Commission Meeting (JCM) on February 18-19, an official statement said here. View More..

Netanyahu scam: Ratan Tata denies involvement

    Updated On : Feb 15,2018   4:38 pm
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Hours after his name figured in the Israeli Police recommendations seeking to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for corruption, Indian businessman Ratan N. Tata on Thursday termed the reports factually incorrect and apparently motivated. View More..

Indian businesses set to make big pitch in Nigeria

    Updated On : Feb 15,2018   11:34 am
Accra, Feb 15 (IANS) With China increasing its trade and investment in Nigeria over the past few years, a trade exhibition involving the participation of some 200 firms from India will be an opportunity for the country to catch up. View More..

AAP's healthcare, education reforms model for others, Sisodia tells Harvard gathering

    Updated On : Feb 11,2018   9:14 pm
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party government's innovations in education and healthcare in Delhi are a model for the rest of India, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said. View More..

'Human-machine interaction key for successful digital business'

    Updated On : Feb 07,2018   6:10 pm
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Humans and machines will have to work as a cohesive workforce with 40 per cent global leaders, including those from India, rooting for administrative tasks such as scheduling meetings and data inputs to be taken over by machines, a report said on Wednesday. View More..

43% Indian businesses fully implemented Cloud strategies: Survey

    Updated On : Jan 30,2018   3:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Nearly 43 per cent of Indian businesses say their Cloud strategies are fully implemented and working, a new survey said on Tuesday, adding that an emerging group of businesses that have 70 per cent or more of their applications in the Cloud are outperforming their competitors globally. View More..

Israel PM arrives in Mumbai

    Updated On : Jan 17,2018   9:00 pm
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived here from Ahmedabad on Wednesday on a two-day visit, officials said. View More..

Israel PM set to arrive in Mumbai

    Updated On : Jan 17,2018   5:26 pm
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will arrive here from Ahmedabad around 6.15 p.m. on Wednesday on a two-day visit, officials said. View More..

India gives Asian Financial Forum a miss, for Davos

    Updated On : Jan 15,2018   5:18 pm
Hong Kong, Jan 15 (IANS) India is missing at the Asian Financial Forum (AFF) event here, ostensibly because its ministers and officials have opted for the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos in Switzerland later this month, an official said. View More..

Fourth edition of Bengal Global Business summit to begin on Tuesday

    Updated On : Jan 15,2018   2:30 pm
Kolkata, Jan 15 (IANS) In the shadow of slower economic growth in the country after the implementation of new indirect tax regime and a renewed anti-land acquisition protest at Bhangar in the state, the Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government is to inaugurate the fourth edition of its annual two-day business summit on Tuesday that will see participation from over 30 countries. View More..

Israel PM to arrive on six-day India trip

    Updated On : Jan 11,2018   8:32 pm
New Delhi/Gandhinagar, Jan 11 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Prime Benjamin Netanyahu will arrive here on Sunday to give a fillip to 25 years of diplomatic ties between the two countries during a six-day trip that will also take him to Ahmedabad for a roadshow with "friend" Prime Minister Narendra Modi. View More..