Digitization of TV services and its impact

The Government of India (GOI) has passed a mandate that all cable services in the four metros be digitized by 30th June, 2012.  From 30th June, the four metro cities will cease to receive analogue television broadcast signals. The target for complete digitization in urban areas is September 31, 2014 while the entire country is expected to …

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Impact of GST on Supply Chain

To understand how Goods and Services tax (GST) will help companies optimize their supply-chain, one needs to understand a little bit taxation and the existing warehouse strategy. Let us take the example of a company whose manufacturing facility is present in Delhi, and it moves its goods down to South India. As the company sells …

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Impact of FSA on the FMCG companies

The new flagship programme from the UPA government is the Food Security Act (FSA). The scheme proposes to provide BPL families with 25kgs of grain (Rice & Wheat) per month at Rs. 3 per kg. This is a bold step towards right to food for the poor. Two major problems with this act now are: …

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