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

NTT Com acquires international telecom licence in India

    Updated On : Apr 25,2017   1:28 pm
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) NTT Communications (NTT Com) on Tuesday announced that it has acquired a Virtual Network Operator - International Long Distance (VNO-ILD) licence in India through its affiliate, NTT Communications India Network Services (NTTCINS), a company statement said here. View More..

McCormick & Co to fully own 'Kohinoor' Basmati rice business in India

    Updated On : Apr 20,2017   10:08 pm
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) McCormick & Company will fully take over the ownership of Indian business of "Kohinoor" brand of Basmati rice by acquiring the remaining 15 per cent equity ownership in Kohinoor Speciality Foods India (KSF), a statement said here on Thursday. View More..

India can reap demographic dividends by skilling people: Ansari

    Updated On : Apr 19,2017   9:22 pm
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari on Wednesday said India can reap demographic dividends by rapidly skilling people and added that constant revision of skilling policies can keep the skilling programmes relevant and effective. View More..

Nepal seeks Indian investment, benefit from Indian progress: Bhandari (Roundup)

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   9:26 pm
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Inviting Indians investors to her country, Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Tuesday said that after political transformation, socio-economic transformation is Nepal's top priority and it is keen to benefit from India's tremendous progress. View More..

Economic transformation our priority now: Nepal President

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   8:10 pm
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Tuesday said that after its political transformation, socio-economic transformation is top priority and the country was keen to benefit from India's tremendous progress. View More..

Economic transformation our top priority now, says Nepal President

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   5:28 pm
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Tuesday said that after its political transformation, socio-economic transformation is Nepal's top priority and the country is keen to benefit from India's tremendous progress. View More..

Mali seeks more Indian investment for gold mining, agriculture

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   1:24 pm
Accra, April 18 (IANS) Mali offers good opportunities and prospects for Indian entrepreneurs and investors in the gold mining and food processing space, among others, the Indian Embassy in capital Bamako has said. View More..

Indian states need to strategise their development (Column: Active Voice)

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   12:58 pm
The Modi government has been pulling all stops to improve the ease of doing business rankings since it came into power in a bid to improve Indias image as a business-friendly economy and attract global investment. View More..

Indian, Bangladeshi firms sign MoUs worth over $9 bn

    Updated On : Apr 10,2017   5:06 pm
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Indian and Bangladeshi firms on Monday signed memoranda of understanding (MoUs) worth over $9 billion designed to deepen cooperation in various sectors, including power, oil and gas. View More..

Hasina invites Indian investors to Bangladesh

    Updated On : Apr 10,2017   1:34 pm
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Declaring that nothing would ever "spoil" the special relationship with India, visiting Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday invited Indian business to invest in her country, assuring all facilities to ease doing business in order to defeat the "common enemy of poverty". View More..

India, Bangladesh talk tough on terror, strengthen strategic ties

    Updated On : Apr 08,2017   10:54 pm
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) India and Bangladesh on Saturday said that the international community should end selective approach to combating terrorism and called for finalisation of Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism. View More..

Israel eases visa policy for Indian businessmen

    Updated On : Apr 06,2017   9:04 pm
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's expected visit later this year, Israel on Thursday said it had eased visa policy for Indian businessmen travelling to that country, allowing them multiple entry business visas that will be valid for five years. View More..

Ghana seeks more Indian investment for development

    Updated On : Mar 30,2017   8:14 pm
Accra, March 30 (IANS) Ghanas Minister of Business Development, Ibrahim Mohammed Awal, has appealed to Indian investors to follow the footsteps of their predecessors and help develop the country with more investment. View More..

92% Indian business leaders advocate digital transformation: Study

    Updated On : Mar 28,2017   7:38 pm
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) A whopping 92 per cent of business leaders in India believe that every organisation needs a digital transformation to grow their business, a study has revealed. View More..

Pakistani family pardons Indians for murder in UAE

    Updated On : Mar 27,2017   1:48 pm
Abu Dhabi, March 27 (IANS) The family of a Pakistani man, allegedly murdered by 10 Indians in Abu Dhabi in 2015, has pardoned the convicts facing death sentence. View More..

130 Chinese agricultural traders evince interest in India

    Updated On : Mar 16,2017   3:58 pm
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Over 130 traders of agricultural products from China met Indian business representatives and have evinced interest in doing business here. View More..

IIT-Madras to hire foreign faculty, increase industry-funded research

    Updated On : Mar 15,2017   5:50 pm
Chennai, March 15 (IANS) Attracting foreign nationals as faculty members, increasing the industry-institute research partnerships and donations from Indians and alumni, nurturing entrepreneurial skills among its students and drawing top corporates to its campus for job placements are some of the goals the Indian Institute of Technology - Madras (IIT-M) is pursuing, said a top official. View More..

Top British companies to participate in India Smart Grid Week

    Updated On : Mar 08,2017   7:20 pm
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The UK Department for International Trade in partnership with BEAMA, a leading UK trade body, is bringing a Smart Grid Trade Mission to the India Smart Grid Week (ISGW) from March 7-10 here, a statement said. View More..

Doing business gets easier, but India still among worst performers

    Updated On : Mar 06,2017   2:08 pm
India improved its ease of doing business ranking last year -- moving up from 131 to 130 in a list of 190 countries -- by reducing the average time taken to start an enterprise and secure a permanent electricity connection, according to 2016 World Bank data. View More..

Microsoft's Azure Stack TP3 Hybrid Cloud available in India

    Updated On : Mar 06,2017   1:08 pm
New York, March 6 (IANS) Microsoft on Monday announced that its hybrid-cloud solution "Azure Stack Technical Preview 3 (TP3)" is now available for Indian businesses which enables customers run Azure Cloud in on-premise environments with pay-as-you-use pricing. View More..