Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> Media - Others >> Article

Eight Indian media companies in Fortune 500 list; BCCL leads

10-December-2010
Font Size   16
Eight Indian media companies in Fortune 500 list; BCCL leads

Eight Indian media companies feature in this year’s Fortune 500 list among top 500 industrial corporations in the US and other countries. The annual list is brought out by ‘Fortune’, the global business magazine published by Time Inc’s Fortune/ Money Group, on the basis of sales and gross revenue.

In the latest Fortune 500 list, Bennett, Coleman & Co Ltd (BCCL) is ranked 162 and is the highest ranked among the Indian media companies. Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd is ranked 263, while Sun TV Network is at 367. HT Media Ltd and Network18 Media and Investment are ranked 375 and 379, respectively, in the list.

DB Corp, New Delhi Television (NDTV) and Deccan Chronicle Holdings have also made it to the Fortune 500 list.

The first Fortune 500 list was published in 1955. The list includes both publicly and privately held companies for which revenues are publicly available.

Several Indian companies feature in the Fortune 500 list. These companies have been contributing steadily to the GDP of the country and, therefore, playing a vital role in the growth of India’s economy.

Tags

Shantanu Gangane says OTT platform Viu plans around 20+ originals and is all set to enter the Tamil market with a mix of syndicated and original content

Co-founder and CEO of Britzo launched IVVO smartphone under the ‘Make in India’ program

Sidharth Gupta, Co-founder, Treebo talks about their outdoor campaign ‘Perfect stay or don’t pay’, what prompted this bold advertising move, its targeting, and the metrics that the brand utilizes to measure the efficacy of such a campaign

Vijay Mansukhani, speaks to exchange4media about the resurgence of Onida, the scope of growth of consumer electronics market in India and the reasons why Indian consumer electronics brands don’t compete on a global scale

Co-founder and CEO of Britzo launched IVVO smartphone under the ‘Make in India’ program

“Hate speech targeting journalists is shared and amplified on social networks, often by troll armies,” the report read while stating the reason for drop in India’s rank.

We take a look at travel company, MakeMyTrip’s ad with its brand ambassadors – actors Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt which has garnered the brand 4,239,789 views on YouTube