Analyst Viewpoint

Bang on! It’s Time to Ride Cognitive Era

“You are a Chiongster!”–the lady quipped as she handed over the registration kit to me at Pan Pacific Hotel, Singapore, on the eve of Asia Pacific Analyst Insights 2016. Not … Continue Reading →


Chinese Handset Brands Unplugged–But What’s Keeping Them Ahead?

You can’t miss it! Newpapers, banners or even metro trains indicate the lavish budget the Chinese brands are pouring in to invade the Indian handset market. Overall, today they hold … Continue Reading →


RCom-Aircel Merger—A Big Fat Telecom Wedding, with Some Hitches & Glitches

The imminent consolidation in the Indian telecom sector is finally taking some shape.  The smaller players have swung into action and announced their merger plans as RJio threat looms large … Continue Reading →


Is it End of Honeymoon for E-commerce Players?

Discounts! Freebies!—of course, sound music to the ears. And the e-commerce players banged on to this formula to entice masses, to expand their presence. With heavy doses of discounts, the … Continue Reading →


Can this be for real – RCom and MTS marriage?

Reliance Communications (RCom) looking ahead to get hitched with Sistema Shyam Telecom Limited (MTS), is certainly going to be an interesting development for the Indian telecom industry. Going by the … Continue Reading →