Economy of India

  1. Vodafone, German Ad Agency TLGG Win MIDEM's First Marketing Campaign Competition

    January 30, 2012 5:35 PM EST German ad agency Torben, Lucie und die gelbe Gefahr GmbH (TLGG) was named the surprise winner of MIDEM's first Marketing Campaign Competition Monday, winning on behalf of client Vodafone. TLGG was one of 10 competitors selected by Contagious ...

  2. Universal, Reliance Unveil Indian Mobile Music Deal

    August 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group and India's Reliance Communications announced a mobile phone music distribution deal Wednesday (Aug. 4), part of Universal's drive to ramp up digital revenues as physical sales wane. Reliance will offer music downlo ...

  3. India's Big Music Grows Management, Live Arms

    June 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mumbai-based label Big Music has launched an artist-management division called Big Talent specializing in "360-degree" deals. Big Talent will operate under the Big Music umbrella, says Big Music CEO Kulmeet Makka, who also heads the new ...

  4. Motomusic Goes Live In India

    June 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT New Delhi-based Motorola India has launched its Motomusic music-download service, which offers more than 350,000 tracks and other content such as videos and wallpapers. India thus becomes the second Asian market after China where Motorola has laun ...

  5. Virgin Mobile Enters India

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Indian music industry is taking a wait-and-see attitude toward Virgin Mobile, which launched here on March 2. "It's still early to say what impact Virgin Mobile will have on mobile music here," comments Savio D'Souza, gener ...

  6. MEF Appoints Asia Board

    December 18, 2007 12:00 AM EST Representatives from Sony Pictures Television International, Indian telecom Tata Teleservices and mobile-billing services specialist mBlox have been voted on to the Mobile Entertainment Forum's Asia board. Hong Kong-based Sony Pictures Televi ...

  7. iO Goes To Bollywood

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST U.K.-based digital retail service provider iO Global has signed a deal with Mumbai, India-based content aggregator Hungama Mobile which will give the Ipswich, England-based company's customers in Europe, Asia and Africa access to some 500,000 ...

  8. Allegro Expands Label Roster

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Allegro Distribution Group has signed several new jazz and world labels. The labels include Germany-based jazz label Act, California-based Hollywood Music Center and Caravan Records, which specializes in Middle Eastern music, and New Jersey-ba ...

  9. Hutchison, SDC Team Up For India Mobile Downloads

    May 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Hutchison Essar, the Indian mobile phone operator, has launched what is described as the country's first legal mobile-delivered music download service. Hutchison Essar, the Indian mobile phone operator, has launched what is described as the c ...

  10. India's Saregama Gets New MD

    November 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Subroto Chattopadhyay will become managing director of Kolkata-based Saregama, India's oldest record label, with effect from April. Subroto Chattopadhyay will become managing director of Kolkata-based Saregama, India's oldest record labe ...

  11. EMI Sells Saregama Stake

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old relationship between both companies. NEW DELHI -- EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a cen ...

  12. EMI Sells Saregama Stake

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old relationship between both companies. EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old rela ...

  13. EMI Sells Saregama Stake

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old relationship between both companies. EMI Group has sold its 7.71% stake in Kolkata-based music company Saregama India, ending a century-old rela ...

  14. India's Saregama Inks Digital-Distribution Pacts

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT India's oldest label, Saregama India, is extending its catalog through separate deals with leading digital-distribution services including MSN Music Store, New York-based online music distributor the India's oldest label, Saregama India, ...

  15. India's Saregama Inks Digital-Distribution Pacts

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT India's oldest label, Saregama India, is extending its catalog through separate deals with leading digital-distribution services including MSN Music Store, New York-based online music distributor the India's oldest label, Saregama India, ...