DB Corp announces launch of new States ( Presentation )
Mumbai, March 25, 2010: DB Corp Limited, one of India's leading print media companies and home to flag ship news papers Dainik Bhaskar, Divya Bhaskar, Business Bhaskar, Saurashtra Samachar and DB Star today announced its proposed launch of new edition of Dainik Bhaskar in Jammu, Jharkhand and Bihar as part of the company's growth and expansion plans.
DB Corp Limited is one of India's leading print media companies publishing 7 newspapers, 50 news paper editions, and 128 sub–editions in three languages (Hindi, Gujarati and English) in 12 states in India.
The company's key publications Dainik Bhaskar (in Hindi), Divya Bhaskar and Saurashtra Samachar (in Gujarati) position DB Corp as one of the most widely read newspaper groups in India, with presence in Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgargh, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab, Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarkhand, Delhi, Gujarat and Maharashtra. Divya Bhaskar is the largest circulated news paper in Gujarat and is present in Gujarat and Maharashtra with 8 editions (Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Jamnagar, Surat, Baroda, Bhavnagar, Bhuj and Mumbai).
Our other noteworthy newspaper brands are Business Bhaskar, DB Gold and DB Star and, DNA (in Gujarat and Rajasthan on a franchisee basis). We are the only Print media House, with multiple languages that enjoy a leadership position in multiple states and is a dominant player in its all major markets.
The company's other business interests also span the radio segment through the brand 'My FM' Radio station (through its Subsidiary Synergy Media Entertainment Ltd.) with presence in 7 states and 17 cities, and a strong online presence in internet portals( through Subsidiary I Media Corp Ltd.).
Certain statements in this document may be forward–looking statements. Such forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties like government actions, local political or economic developments, technological risks, and many other factors that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those contemplated by the relevant forward–looking statements. DB Corp Limited will not be in any way responsible for any action taken based on such statements and undertakes no obligation to publicly update these forward–looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.
For more information, please contact:
Mr. Prasoon Pandey, Head – Investor Relations, Ph: 022 39804817/18
DB Corp Ltd. Mumbai