#2016, #October 2016, #Emerging Markets
Organised by the Delhi-based think-tank India Foundation in Singapore, the Indian Ocean Conference of September 2016 sought to locate India in the midst of the ocean that bears its name. ‘India Global Business’ presents a report from the scene.
India’s relationship with the Indian Ocean is political, cultural and economic, historical and contemporary. Its essence can be captured by the following statistics: of all of India’s international trade, 90 per cent by volume and 70 per cent by value moves across the ocean.
#March/April 2016, #Year, #2016, #Asia Pacific
, Digital India
, New York
, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Siddharth Jhunjhunwala, co-founder & CEO, & Kavita Jhunjhunwala, co-founder & Digital Lead, of Web Spiders set up their start-up in Kolkata in the early 2000s with just two computers and now have over 300 employees around the globe, with a co-located HQ in Singapore as well as bases in the US and UK. The Jhunjhunwalas relive their fascinating journey with ‘India Global Business’.
#March/April 2016, #2016, #India's Export
Tagged: Digital India
, Hong Kong
, Make in India
India has come a long way from the time when it was tagged as an economically challenged country with low quality products. Today with a steadily growing population, India still remains a big consumption story that’s attracting multinationals and luxury brands to expand their presence here.
#THE YEAR THAT WAS 2015, #Yearend 2015
The year 2015 will go down in history as one that laid the groundwork for the promised “acchhe din” (good times), with enough concrete indicators that the Indian economy is set for a bounce.
A series of far reaching measures taken by the Narendra Modi government is slowly beginning to bear fruit. The most important of these is the decision to front load the government’s capital expenditure, especially in the roads and highways, railways and rural infrastructure sectors
#Yearend 2015, #Guest Columns
Economic and commercial relations between India and Singapore have increased substantially in the twenty first century especially after the conclusion of the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement in 2005.