Public sector undertakings (PSU)
The Government of India, in a bid to encourage growth, has asked PSUs to increase their public expenditure toward the manufacturing sector. Article provides a sector-by-sector commentary and the expected impact of this program.
Growing role of Private Equity (PE) firms in India's BPO sector
Authors provide a perspective on the changing role of PE in India's business process outsourcing (BPO) industry. At this point in time, PE firms are no longer content to play a limited role in the BPO industry. They have emerged as leaders in generating change in an industry that was beginning to rest on its laurels.
Media and Entertainment
The rise of the Indian consumer - looking beyond metros
The country's metros and tier-1 cities are no longer restricted to a slim few. Authors discuss the next 40 cities that are experiencing rapid urbanization and economic growth. With it comes a surge in consumerism, the desire to experience superior lifestyles and own global brands. This is creating opportunities for both national and international brands to establish a presence in these centres.
Transportation and Logistics
Opportunities in road transportation
The road transportation industry has been the most significant constituent of the Indian logistics industry. However, the segment continues to struggle to cater to the country's widely spread consumption hubs. This report attempts to delve deep into the market opportunities, key drivers, challenges and, most significantly, the outlook for the trucking segment in India.