from India Insight:

Ecosystem for “Make in India” does not exist: Rajeev Karwal of Milagrow

By Reuters Staff
February 25, 2015

India's PM Modi gestures as Sitharaman, Minister of state for Commerce and Industry, Mishra, Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Geete, Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, look on during the launch of 'Make in India' campaiThe upcoming budget is expected to give a boost to the government’s “Make in India” campaign, the centrepiece of PM Narendra Modi’s plan to create jobs and rejuvenate the economy. But Rajeev Karwal, founder of technology and consulting firm Milagrow, says the “ecosystem” to transform India into a manufacturing hub does not exist because of an absence of government support and incentives.

from Breakingviews:

China web metrics add up to little for investors

February 13, 2015

By Robyn Mak

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Fake-free China might not be better off

February 11, 2015

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Alibaba in 2016: an imagined letter to investors

December 29, 2014

By John Foley 

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Rakuten’s $1bln U.S. buy stretches loyalty logic

September 10, 2014

By Una Galani

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Blogs Dashboard:

Fashion Lookout: NYFW Spring 2015 Coverage, Social Media

September 9, 2014

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from jharonnemartis:

DESIGNERS KORS AND KATE COMPETING FOR FANS ON SOCIAL MEDIA

September 9, 2014

New York Fashion Week featured a new runway star – glamorous, trendy and not affiliated with any one designer. Social media arrived as a marketing tool, with the potential to boost the bottom line of design firms that get it right. We look at two players to see who might pull ahead in the race for online dominance.

from Blogs Dashboard:

DESIGNERS KORS AND KATE COMPETING FOR FANS ON SOCIAL MEDIA

September 9, 2014

New York Fashion Week featured a new runway star – glamorous, trendy and not affiliated with any one designer. Social media arrived as a marketing tool, with the potential to boost the bottom line of design firms that get it right. We look at two players to see who might pull ahead in the race for online dominance.

from India Insight:

Coupon websites make merry as deal-hunting Indians go online

August 13, 2014

Four years ago, Kaveri Nandan bought a discount coupon for a session at a hair salon in New Delhi from Snapdeal, which at the time was a website for daily online deals and a pioneer in the segment in India. When Nandan called up the salon to book an appointment, she found that the place had closed.