State Focus: Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh has set new trends in development

2018-12-05T10:21:34+00:00November 18th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal November Edition, State Focus: Madhya Pradesh, Year|

Shivraj Singh Chouhan is the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh, a state described as the heartland of India. ‘India Investment Journal’ caught up with him during a recent visit to London to lure UK investors and tourists to his state. Here are some highlights from the discussion. There are lots of similarities between India and the UK. Both are great democracies and I found one other interesting similarity – the traffic of London in very similar to Delhi and Mumbai. [...]

Fact Sheet: An Expat’s Guide to Bhopal

2018-12-05T11:02:20+00:00November 18th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal November Edition, State Focus: Madhya Pradesh, Year|

Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh, is known as the City of Lakes for its various natural as well as artificial lakes. It also claims to be one of the greenest cities in India. Havelis, famous cave paintings, grand mosques and museums co-exist alongside modern flyovers, bridges and tall buildings. While the 1984 Union Carbide gas disaster made headlines of the wrong kind, the city has come a long way over the years to take its rightful place among India’s [...]

London has much to offer to smarten up Indore

2018-12-05T11:28:46+00:00November 17th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal November Edition, State Focus: Madhya Pradesh, Year|

Rajesh Agrawal was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, and came to London over 15 years ago with only a few hundred pounds in his pocket but a big dream to succeed. He went on to set up multi-million-pound businesses and was recently appointed London’s Deputy Mayor for Business. He tells ‘India Investment Journal’ why London will remain the epicentre of business for India and why he is excited that the UK will collaborate on turning his hometown in MP into [...]

Madhya Pradesh rolls out the red carpet

2018-12-05T11:26:03+00:00November 17th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal November Edition, State Focus: Madhya Pradesh, Year|

From a backward state not so long ago, the so-called heartland of India has made some firm strides to be counted among the frontrunner states in India. Click here to view fact file on Madhya Pradesh. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan can justifiably feel proud of the numbers. His state, which was part of the pejoratively named BIMARU provinces till not so long ago, has decisively shed that tag and now competes with the frontrunners in rolling out [...]