The battle that print industry fought in 2017

Demonetisation, GST, restrictions on press freedom and the race with digital mediums impacted the industry hard

A look at how the media reported on demonetization

One year down the line ,the reporting on demonetization has witnessed quite a shift. The media has realised that it reported and predicted too much, t...

Print industry still on road to recovery

From November 9, 2016 till end of February, 2017 the print business came to a complete standstill, experts

FDI in print to remain at 26% for now

The Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) had recently asked the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) to have a look at the proposal

PM Modi meets print media editors ahead of cabinet expansion

The visiting delegates had an elaborate discussion with the PM related to various issues. In turn the PM also briefed them about the government’s init...

Magazine journalism needs to reinvent itself: Arun Jaitley

The minister highlighted the challenges and opportunities of print media while outlining that print media needs to accept the challenges put forth by...

Guest Column: The noteworthy transformation of aspirational non-metros

These aspirations have been the most critical key to self-motivated transformation that has been taking deep root in India, says Kaacon Sethi, Chief C...

"Print should look at digital as complementary rather than an enemy"

Industry experts believe that print and digital media are symbiotic, where campaigns and content using both media are delivering effective results

"Print should look at digital as complementary rather than an enemy"

Industry experts believe that print and digital media are symbiotic, where campaigns and content using both media are delivering effective results

Guest Column: Why the OneIndia initiative will be a success?

Suresh Srinivasan, VP, Sales & Marketing, The Hindu lists the various reasons that make the alliance formed by some of the leading print media players...

'Added reach' is what print media should aim for: Peter Masson

According to the Partner, Bucknail & Masson, to attain this added reach, there needs to be a relationship between the two - magazines & the internet -...

"The problem is that digital & print are trying to do the same content"

The challenge will be how to ramp up the digital place & reach readers through multiple touch points without compromising on the quality, says R Jagan...

Year-end advertising buzz muted in print media in Chennai

Tough economic conditions have taken a toll on the year-end advertising buzz as marketers struggle to tempt consumers to make purchases even as the fe...

Slowdown poses challenges to GECs' 10+2 ad rate hike plans

TRAI's ad cap, scheduled to be implemented in Oct, is likely to encounter ripples of the economic uncertainty, impairing b'casters' plans to increase...

Print players tighten their belts to counter slowdown pangs

Measures such as cost rationalisation, cutting down on the number of pages & increasing cover prices to tackle the impact of slowdown & rise in newspr...

Despite growing challenges, future of print is strong, say experts

While the economic slowdown, Rupee depreciation & rising newsprint cost are putting pressure on bottomlines, print players are ready to upgrade conten...

TRAI recommends 49% FDI in news channels, FM radio

TRAI has recommended increasing FDI limit for news channels & that of FM radio services to 49%; for broadcast carriage services, 100% FDI has been pro...

Rewind 2012: As time goes by, print thrives

The year 2012 has been a dynamic one for the media industry as well as for the larger ecosystem, says HT Media’s Shantanu Bhanja

Rewind 2009: Print media remains strong despite ups and downs

Beginning of the year 2009 might have been a little frustrating for the industry, but the year ended on a positive note, giving all a chance to look f...

Network18's Gaurav Arora joins WWM as Head, Northern Ad sales

After a stint of nearly one and half years with Network18, Gaurav Arora has quit the company to join WWM (Worldwide Media) as Head of Northern Ad Sale...