India reported 294 venture capital deals valued at 3.16 billion dollars in Q4 2020 despite global uncertainty resulting from several ongoing events including the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Q4 edition of KPMG Private Enterprise Venture Pulse report.
The $14-billion programme to build farm gate infrastructure can prevent wastage of farm produce worth $40 billion, transform the face of rural India and open up massive opportunities for foreign and domestic investors in India’s agriculture sector.
The Indian economy could grow by an additional 60 per cent by 2025, if women were represented in the formal economy at the same rate as men. But that requires a paradigm shift apart from strong government support.
Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar has said India is exploring air corridors between India and five ‘Stans’ of Central Asia to enhance and deepen economic engagement and facilitate trade in perishable goods such as food products and farm produce and position India as a medical tourism destination in the region. Highlights: Central Asia is crucial to India as a source of raw materials such as oil and gas as well as uranium. Bilateral trade, however, remains below potential due to [...]
Addressing the growing demand for digital payment solutions for everything, from buying coffee to ordering groceries, Mastercard today in partnership with Atlantis announced the expansion of the Digital First Program in India.
The probable $25 billion Tata-Walmart ‘super app’ collaboration provides a peek into the opportunities that exist in Indian business where the policies of reboot-reset, in the realm of cloud, technology and AI, can determine the future.
Corporate investors and the government need to effectively take on the role of venture capitalists in India to sustain the growth, agility and innovation of scores of early-stage start-ups during the pandemic-triggered period of economic turbulence.
The British Prime Minister recently confirmed the merger of the UK’s aid department with the Foreign Office, a move that holds promise to further align UK-India bilateral trade interests.
India can become the food-export powerhouse of the world thanks to path breaking legislations brought in by the government. The Indian farmer, for long under-valued, will be the key protagonist in ensuring the country’s welfare.
Digital engineering and technology solutions major Cyient has announced its strategic partnership with UK-based Space Research and Innovation Network for Technology (SPRINT) to accelerate innovation in the space sector.