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Samsung Takes India’s Premium Smartphone Crown in 2015: CMR

2015 was another remarkable year for smartphones. We saw different companies getting increasingly competitive and launch affordable products, and we also witnessed several new players arrive in the market. According to CyberMedia Research, 96.4 million smartphones were shipped in India last year. Of this voluminous number, 3.4 percent handsets accounted for premium segment smartphones (priced at Rs. 30,000 or above). ... Read More »

Amazon Named India’s Most Trusted Online Shopping Brand: TRA

World’s largest e-retailer Amazon is India’s most trusted online shopping brand followed by home-grown Snapdeal and Flipkart, a survey said. Other firms to figure in the top 10 trusted online shopping brands are eBay, Myntra, Yepme, Jabong, Naaptol, Shopclues, and Askmebazaar. The survey was conducted among 2,500 respondents – aged 21 to 50 years – across 16 cities and its ... Read More »

Samsung Mobiles Named India’s Most Trusted Brand: TRA

Leading Korean smartphone maker Samsung Mobiles is India’s most trusted brand followed by Sony and LG, according to survey launched in Kolkata on Thursday. As per the ‘Brand Trust Report India Study 2016’ issued annually by the TRA, the top five most trusted brands are Samsung Mobiles, Sony, LG, Nokia and Tata. Automobile major Honda are at six followed by ... Read More »

India’s January Gold Imports Rise 62%: Report

New Delhi: India’s gold imports in January surged 62 per cent compared with the same period last year, news agency NewsRise Financial reported on Tuesday citing a government official, as the country’s appetite for the precious metal continues unabated despite duties. India, the world’s second biggest consumer of gold, shipped in 93.3 tonnes of gold last month while overseas purchases ... Read More »

India’s Mobile Phone Production Rises to 110 Million in 2015-16: Prasad

Mobile phone production in the country has more than doubled to 110 million in 2015-16 on the back of duty rationalisation announced in the previous Budget, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Tuesday. The minister said 16 new mobile manufacturing units have been set up during the financial year. “In 2014-15, the mobile units manufactured in the country was 5.4 ... Read More »

Mobile Growth Shaping India’s Internet Usage: Google Survey

With over 200 million mobile Internet users in India, mobile phones captured 60 percent share of all shopping-related queries and over 50 percent share of all travel-related queries, a report released on Thursday said. Even for YouTube, over 60 percent of views were now coming from mobile phones. In the classifieds space, online job listings saw revival with over 41 ... Read More »

Unity Hyundai Becomes India’s First Digital Automotive Experience Outlet

Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has inaugurated India’s first Digital Automotive Experience Outlet called Unity Hyundai in the national capital. The Korean carmaking firm is India’s largest passenger car exporter and 2nd largest manufacturer. The company has taken a ‘New Thinking, New Possibility” approach which is aimed at offering customers a completely new way to shop for a car by ... Read More »

Goan designer to showcase India’s weaves in World Fashion Week

Verma D’Mello has sourced diverse fabrics from across the country. Fashion designer Verma D’Mello has been invited to showcase her work titled “A paean to timeless India” at the prestigious World Fashion Week to be held in San Francisco, on February 20. Sourcing diverse fabrics from 29 States and seven Union Territories across India is never an easy task. Her ... Read More »