Sangeetha G.
Senior Correspondent
Chennai
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Hiring in manufacturing to stay flat in near future

Despite the much-hyped ‘make in India’ campaign and jump in the ‘ease of doing business’ list, hiring in the manufacturing sector has been down in the past several quarters and is likely to remain

Simple home content policies see better offtake

Home and home contents insurance is an under-penetrated category in India. Insurers who have simplified their policies are seeing significantly high growth in offtake.

Lifestyle diseases among youth rise, strain insurers

Millennials, or those under the age of 35 years, are alarmingly getting affected to lifestyle diseases like diabetes and cardiac problems, find insurers.

Accor bullish on luxury hotels

Global hospitality brand Accor Hotels has been largely growing its portfolio of economy and mid-scale hotels till now as it had found these categories doing well in India.

Affordability to spur buying power in rural areas

In the FMCG space, rural demand is yet to pick up. The industry believes that the new rate revision will act as a trigger for improving consumption and customer sentiment.

Lulu Grp bullish on retail and hospitality

Abu Dhabi-based Lulu Group, owned by Indian entrepreneur Yusuff Ali, thinks the time to pursue aggressive growth plans in India’s retail and hospitality sectors has come.

Rationalisation helps Medimix grow revenues, profits

Can rationalisation of distribution network increase revenues along with profits?

Castor seed set to see more correction before recovery

Castor seed prices have been ruling higher for the larger part of this year.

India Online

Shobha Kapur, who lives in Delhi, has been making online purchases of consumer electronics, groceries and other utilities for a long time.

Digital life

Shobha Kapur, who lives in Delhi, has been making online purchases of consumer electronics, groceries and other utilities for a long time.

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