Monica Puri

Monica Puri

Stories by Monica Puri

They've got you covered
2 days ago 3 min read
Nirajan Kandel he talks about what a suitable insurance policy entails, what insurance means and how Reliance sets itself apart in the insurance sector
Prisma Advertising’s art of branding
26 Nov 2017 4 min read
In this interview, Dipu Lama, Director of Client Servicing & Public Relation Department at Prisma Advertising, talks about how advertisers keep evolving their craft
How Bajaj is blazing new trails
19 Nov 2017 4 min read
Punam Singh talks about how Bajaj, as a company, has been providing value to its customers through numerous approaches and additional services over the years
Dr Upendra Mahato: the business mogul
17 Nov 2017 4 min read
Dr Mahato talks about his journey from a small rural settlement in Nepal to Russia, his NRN movement, and his ambition of triggering an economic revolution in the country
Motorola--revved and rolling
12 Nov 2017 4 min read
Sudhin Mathur, managing director of Motorola Mobility India, talks about the launch of Motorola’s new products and how the company plans to expand their market in the country
Sulav Budhathoki: The man behind restoring Islington College’s standards
05 Nov 2017 4 min read
Budhathoki shares with us his journey of overcoming the odds and getting Islington College to where it is today, and his plans for the college in the years to come....
The mega growth of Big Mart stores
16 Oct 2017 4 min read
Antim Ranjit, marketing and branding manager of Mega Mart, talks about how Big Mart aims to provide a modern shopping experience for Kathmandu’s denizen
How Goldstar has set a benchmark in the footwear industry that other brands strive to meet
09 Oct 2017 5 min read
Vidushi Rana, Director of Marketing and Branding of Kiran Shoes Manufacturers, talks about how Goldstar took on the market and is adapting to the changing needs of today’s market....
How Tokla strengthened its presence in the Nepali market
24 Sep 2017 4 min read
Sagyan Dhakal, Marketing Manager at NTDC, talks about the prospects of the Nepali tea market
How Nepalis scattered across the world celebrate Dashain
15 Sep 2017 6 min read
In this collection of vignettes, VMAG present the stories of how Nepalis scattered across the world celebrate Dashain
Selling across the spectrum
10 Sep 2017 5 min read
Aayush Kedia, General Manager at Navin Distributors, talks about the strategies that have helped the company stay ahead of their competitors
The Ambassador experience
27 Aug 2017 5 min read
Rahul Sakya, managing director of Hotel Ambassador, talks about the transitions and transformation of this homey establishment into a shining modern hotel in the heart of the city
Delivering global education in Nepal
13 Aug 2017 5 min read
The British College, established in 2012, is an embodiment of CEO Rajan Kandel’s vision to contribute to the education sector in Nepal
Retracing the Rana legacy at the Baber Mahal Vilas
30 Jul 2017 7 min read
Virat SJB Rana shares with VMAG what Baber Mahal Vilas represents, what a boutique hotel means to him and how the country can capitalise on the boutique idea
The subcontinental shift
07 Jul 2017 7 min read
Indian and Nepali apparel brands no longer signify below-par products. In fact, they’ve now come to signify quality and class
Managing moonshot dreams (Stories of our lives)
20 Jun 2017 8 min read
From the Archive (Oct, 2016): Prabin Maharjan does all the little things that are needed to keep Fragments, a metal band, on course for their big payday
Is France for you?
13 Jun 2017 7 min read
From the archive (Sept, 2016): For high-achieving Nepali students, public universities in France can make for the perfect match
Getting education right
04 Jun 2017 10 min read
VMAG talks to Lok Bahadur Bhandari about the shortcomings of Nepal's education system and how the private sector has been crucial in filling those loopholes
One man's vision
28 May 2017 8 min read
In a country like ours, pageants like Miss Nepal might have been regarded by many as a crazy whim, but it was worth a try
How to brand a flagship killer
21 May 2017 7 min read
VMAG talks to Sirish Murarka about what makes OnePlus a special brand
French engineering at its finest
14 May 2017 8 min read
VMAG talks to Adhir Kumar Shrestha about how Renault has been able to capitalise on the potential of the auto sector in Nepal
The art of brand management
07 May 2017 9 min read
If a brand is to make an impact in the market, communication with consumers is key, says Madhu Basyal
On a never-ending quest
30 Apr 2017 1 min read
How Nakim Uddin and his partners keep coming up with winning companies and winning formulae
Always evolving, always growing
23 Apr 2017 8 min read
Ashok Sherchan shares with VMAG Prabhu Bank’s history of growth and offers up solutions for the challenges faced by the banking sector
All things apparel
16 Apr 2017 13 min read
Rupesh Pandey explains the art of clothing a nation
Classics are forever
07 Apr 2017 9 min read
Classic Diamond Jewellers, one of the first diamond-jewellery houses in Nepal, are known for the quality craftsmanship of their products
Creating an orchid economy
07 Apr 2017 18 min read
Nepal is blessed with hundreds of wild orchids that have both ornamental and medicinal value. But the country has yet to find a way to capitalise on this wealth
The Sakya heritage
30 Mar 2017 12 min read
For over four decades now, the Kathmandu Guest House (KGH) has been the hotel of choice for discerning travellers
Playing the long game
17 Mar 2017 13 min read
Pawan Choudhary, managing director of RL Corp India, talks to VMAG about how the company plans to grow in a competitive market of brands
Dreamtime drones
10 Mar 2017 12 min read
Salil Subedi, the most well-known didgeridoo player in Nepal, talks to VMAG about how the didgeridoo has turned his life around and helped him forge a unique career
Back from the brink
10 Mar 2017 10 min read
The Ghoriwala family are today known for being market leaders in the trade, retail and real estate sectors. But they've had to overcome much to get back to the top....
A perfect partnership
24 Feb 2017 13 min read
Since Lucky Goldstar’s transformation into LG, Life’s Good, the company has not looked back and is now one of South Korea’s largest multinational companies
Service beyond the sale
17 Feb 2017 8 min read
GO Automobiles stand apart with their ability to read market trends and respond to changing market needs
Managing fun
03 Feb 2017 9 min read
Taking over KFV was not a planned development, but it made for an exciting opportunity
Producing hospitality leaders
27 Jan 2017 13 min read
Rachana Thapa talks to VMAG about how SMSH seeks to address the gap in Nepal's hospitality sector created by the lack of qualified hospitality professionals
Invested in Nepal's growth
20 Jan 2017 15 min read
Abdullah Tuncer KECECI, the general manager of Turkish Airlines for Nepal, talks about the potential Turkish Airlines saw in Nepal
Breaking new ground
13 Jan 2017 15 min read
Rohto’s strategy for finding a place for themselves in a very competitive market
A bazar for the 21st century
06 Jan 2017 10 min read
How Hamrobazar became big by focusing on user-experience, rather than on monetising their site