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Media consumption?blur=25

According to industry observers, advertising will resume once the economy starts to recover & digital and broadcasting will be the early gainers

Sonam Saini May 20, 2020 8:43 AM

E-Conclave?blur=25

At the e4m e-Conclave, panellists Vikram Sakhuja, Prathyusha Agarwal, Vivek Sharma & Ashish Pherwani discussed the impact of the pandemic on media & entertainment industry in India

exchange4media Staff May 4, 2020 9:18 AM

FICCI-EY?blur=25

The Media and Entertainment sector in India is expected to cross Rs 2.4 trillion by 2022, at a CAGR of 10%, says the report

exchange4media Staff Mar 27, 2020 2:15 PM

EY Media and Entertainment Report?blur=25

The report analyses the views of media & entertainment companies and their executives to reveal catalysts, strategies and actions that are reshaping business transformation in the industry

exchange4media Staff Mar 11, 2020 3:22 PM

Only large radio networks to benefit from extension of FDI limit, say experts?blur=25

In a surprising move, the central government announced that FDI limit would be increased for private FM sector, among other sectors; a decision that has been welcomed by the radio sector which has been asking for an increase in foreign investment limit for years. However, many experts believe it will only be beneficial for large radio networks

Abhinn Shreshtha Nov 16, 2015 12:39 AM

Rate hikes not a long-term solution for radio?blur=25

Though no one doubts that the Indian private FM industry is in for good times with analysts predicting a growth rate of 18-20 per cent once the new channels become operational, the growth in the industry might not come in ways that are expected

Abhinn Shreshtha Sep 24, 2015 8:13 AM

Fever FM CEO justifies high price paid for Mumbai & Delhi frequencies?blur=25

The first stage of the Phase III FM auctions saw frequencies in metros like Mumbai and Delhi exceed all expectations, but have operators overplayed their hand?

Abhinn Shreshtha Sep 21, 2015 7:46 AM

Community radio could be a good revenue opportunity: Ashish Pherwani?blur=25

“At some point community radio will start picking up and this will largely be funded by the large FMCGs who want to reach out to small villages and tier 4 cities,” says Ashish Pherwani, Partner (Advisory Services) at Ernst & Young, as he talks about the radio ecosystem which is one of his focus areas

Abhinn Shreshtha Jun 16, 2015 9:28 AM

EY hails FM's proposal of funds for start-ups in M&E sector & community radio stations?blur=25

Rakesh Jariwala & Ashish Pherwani, Partners, EY share their opinion on start-up funds, introducing service tax on sale of ad space, measures to reduce litigation on various direct and indirect taxes & funds for community radio stations proposed in the Budget

exchange4media Staff Jul 11, 2014 8:46 AM

Working on same platform possible, say print players?blur=25

Print players are facing various roadblocks, even as costs are going up. The industry mulls whether it is possible for them to exist on a common platform

Abid Hasan Aug 11, 2012 9:33 PM

Capture global mkt: Ambika Soni to events industry?blur=25

I&B Minister Ambika Soni iterates that capturing international markets is the biggest challenge for events agencies; but real growth lies in going global

Deepika Bhardwaj Jul 31, 2012 8:35 PM

Events industry to be worth Rs 4,375 cr by 2014: E&Y report?blur=25

As per E&Y’s white paper on the events industry in India, the industry is estimated to double in the next two years from Rs 2,800 cr to Rs 4,375 cr

Deepika Bhardwaj Jul 31, 2012 3:49 AM

Digitisation deadline extension gets mixed reactions?blur=25

With I&B Ministry’s decision to modify the June 30 deadline, MSOs and LCOs are breathing a sigh of relief; DTH players & broadcasters are disappointed

Dipali Banka Jun 22, 2012 9:42 PM

Transparency to trigger investment in BTL?blur=25

Inability to provide proactive ideation, transparency, national outreach and lack of strong data on RoI are factors hitting BTL industry

Deepika Bhardwaj Jun 5, 2012 8:07 PM

Guest Article:  Branding on the move - Veerendra Jamdade?blur=25

Veerendra Jamdade, CEO, Vritti i-Media, gives an indepth perspective on the out of home advertising industry in India.

Veerendra Jamdade Nov 2, 2011 9:10 AM

IMC 2010: Alternate revenue streams like events & digital are expected to grow – E&Y report?blur=25

The two-day Indian Magazine Congress, organised by the Association of Indian Magazines (AIM) in Mumbai, also saw the unveiling of a report on the state of the Indian magazine industry by Ernst & Young. The report addresses some of the key problems of this industry, including the need for a proper measurement metric system and the need to firm up the distribution network, among others.

Khushboo Tanna Sep 7, 2010 8:13 AM