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Facebook gears up for marketing push in India
The plan, sources told ET, is to enhance user engagement across the suite of apps – Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp. The move comes at a time when Chinese video-sharing networking service TikTok is adding users in India. The Menlo Park-based social network, owned by tech billionaire Mark Zuckerberg, has hired Avinash Pant to head the marketing function.
Broadcasters unite against TRAI's revised tariff order
Trai's move goes against the government's stated position of ensuring the ease of doin...
Broadcasters show solidarity against TRAI
Top Indian broadcasters – Star & Disney India, Zee Entertainment Enterprises (ZEE), Sony Pictures N...
Take Five: World market themes for the week ahead
Geopolitics overshadowed monetary policy for the first time in many months in early January.
K Madhavan to head Star and Disney India’s TV business
K Madhavan, former head of Asianet, the Malayalam entertainment network that Star India acquired, is an old hand at Star. In 2016 reshuffle, when Star India divided business under 5 different verticals – Madhavan was named managing director – South. India chairman Uday Shankar to directly oversee Hotstar.
Power play: Mukesh Ambani, SRK, Ekta Kapoor get a spot on Variety's 500 Most-Important People list
Aamir Khan and Siddharth Roy Kapur are also among the 10 Indians on the list.
'Murder Mystery' tops Netflix's list of most popular releases, 'Stranger Things' trails at no. 2
British royal series 'The Crown' did not appear in the top 10 list for either the U.S. or the UK or Canada.
2010s round-up: 'Gangnam Style', 'Despacito', 'Frozen'; music & films that made the decade memorable
'Game of Thrones' was perhaps the cultural touchstone of the decade.
Hotstar rejigs team ahead of Disney+ launch
Disney+ is the streaming service that the Los Angeles-based media giant is set to launch in the United States and Canada in November.
With Rs 20 crore earnings, Byju’s has a lesson for unicorns
Total expenses for fiscal year 2019, however, rose to Rs 1,321.65 crore from Rs 518.52 crore in the year-ago period, as employee benefit expenses, marketing and promotional costs rose significantly.
TikTok appoints new India head Nikhil Gandhi
Nikhil Gandhi is the new India head of the popular short-video Chinese app TikTok. Gandhi will lead the development of TikTok's products and operations in India which may include increasing monetisation of the app.
Sundaram Mutual opens Sundaram Global Brand Fund
The fund has a 30-stock portfolio and the current top 10 holdings include Apple, Amazon, McDonalds & Disney.
World's richest gain $1.2 trillion as bizarre fortunes flourish in 2019
Emergence of atypical fortunes underscores how much money the uber-rich accumulated in 2019.
Walt Disney donates $5 mn to rebuild Notre-Dame cathedral
French President Emmanuel Macron vowed to rebuild the cathedral in the next five years.
Star India posts Rs 425 crore operating loss in June quarter
This was the first full-quarter financial results of Disney since completion of 21st Century Fox assets.
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