Page-50 of GKToday Archives: August, 2016

PM Narendra Modi, Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani jointly inaugurate the restored Stor Palace in Kabul

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani  jointly tele-inaugurated the restored Stor Palace in Kabul. The Stor Palace is located in the Afghanistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Campus in Kabul. The newly renovated and restored building will house ..


August 20: World Mosquito Day

The World Mosquito Day is observed every year on August 20 to raise awareness about the causes of malaria. The observance of the day seeks to created awareness to prevent and also to fundraise for research into the cure of ..


P D Gupta appointed VC of Homi Bhabha National Institute

Eminent scientist P D Gupta has been appointed as the new Vice Chancellor of Mumbai-based Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI). He has been appointed by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) for five years. About Homi Bhabha National Institute ..


BSNL inks MoU with Microsoft for enterprise business

State-run telecom giant Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has signed a strategic business Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Microsoft India. The MoU was signed to offer telecom and IT solutions for big businesses to meet the demand for IT and ..


Marketing Aptitude: Product pricing strategies

Product-based pricing strategies Price-Skimming: It is also known as the ‘High initial pricing strategy’. Under this strategy, a manufacturer sets a very high price for his product till the competitors begin to enter the market. Here, higher price of a ..

Marketing Aptitude: Pricing

Pricing is one of the parts of the business’s marketing plan. It is the process whereby a business firm sets the price at which it sells its products and services. While setting prices, the firm takes into account the price ..