In this instalment of ‘The Small Print’, Dr Param Shah, Director FICCI (UK) shares his thoughts on food waste crisis in the world as well as India, and explains how Indian start-ups are playing a key role in solving this problem.
Dewan Housing Finance Corp's lenders are likely to seek fresh bids for the company's assets as early as Tuesday after Adani group unexpectedly offered a higher price, Mint newspaper reported on Tuesday, citing two people with knowledge of the matter.
In this exclusive interview, Lord Karan Bilimoria, Chancellor of the University of Birmingham, President of the UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA) and Co-Chairman of the International Students APPG shares his thoughts on UK India ties in education and the importance of recognising international students as future ambassadors for their alma mater.
Gabriele Sabato, Co-founder and CEO of Wiserfunding, a UK-based fintech start-up discusses the company's expansion into India, the Indian fintech market and why SMEs are the future.
In light of US President Trump’s recent visit to India, an economic expert suggests some measures the two countries could take to drive their bilateral relationship to the next level. Highlights: President Trump’s reiteration of PM Modi’s policies reinforced the Indian Government’s assertion of successful outreach of its schemes. If a free trade agreement might not be an immediate possibility, a multi-layered trade agreement would help boost import-linked value-added manufacturing and exports from India. The US must consider that a [...]
Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has delivered a realistic Budget for 2020-21. The three most exciting points are the increase in the government’s spending on infrastructure to $59 billion, an increase of $8 billion over the current year [...]
The 2020s promise to be a decade with a difference. For one, many incipient trends – from a rise in aspirations to an acceleration in development to greater assertion of national identities – will come into their own over the next few years. Then, rising education levels and breakthroughs in science, technology and medicine will likely make this the most egalitarian decade in the history of mankind. Highlights: 2020 marks a decade of aspirations – of the billions of newly [...]