RBNL appoints Gurudutt Jakhmola as National Sales Head (Govt) - TV & Radio

Jakhmola will work closely with COO Lavneesh Gupta in streamlining and structuring RBNL's govt business. Jakhmola's previous stint was with Hewlett-Packard as Enterprise Business Manager

Tarun Katial
CEO, Reliance Broadcast Network Limited

"Every day I get some feedback on our radio shows specifically the Annu Kapoor show. I haven’t seen so much feedback on television shows as much as I have heard about him. In my 15-year long career, this is one show that has ...

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Left in the lurch again? Budget disappoints radio players

By Monday Jul 14, 2014

Expectations were high on decisions regarding FDI & tax rationalization, especially in light of the upcoming Phase III auctions; but radio players find there wasn’t much addressing the dire straits of the industry in the Budget

Budget 2014: Rs 100 cr allocated to boost growth of community radio

By Thursday Jul 10, 2014

The fresh infusion of funds is expected to aid in the setting up of 600 new community radio stations across the country

Guest Column: Usher in fresh investment & provide a tax holiday for radio players

By Thursday Jul 10, 2014

Govt should clear TRAI recommendations, offer a tax break for radio players to invest in the otherwise no-so-viable-markets & allow networking of stations and news, says Apurva Purohit, CEO, MBPL (Radio City)

Radio players seek uniform laws, higher FDI & tax relaxation from Budget

By Wednesday Jul 09, 2014

In the wake of Union Budget, Radio, a sector clearly in need of revival, collectively looks forward to expedited policy reforms that allow fresh investments, fair & uniform policy & tax reforms

Budget will be balanced view, removing roadblocks to decision-making: Tarun Katial

By Tuesday Jul 08, 2014

Tarun Katial, CEO, RBNL feels that FDI should be at par with TV up to 100% for non-news radio channels & is hopeful that in the first 100 days the new govt will spur action and quick decision-making on pending issues of Phase III