/Tag: Agritech

From India’s farms to the UAE’s tables

2020-12-07T14:50:07+00:00October 14th, 2020|Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

This is a textbook case of how blockchains boost the agritech business. The Agriota platform empowers India’s local communities and export prospects, while rapidly expanding the UAE’s long-term food security and serving as a showcase for bilateral embrace of emerging technology.

How India’s agri-infra fund creates a bold future for farmers and entrepreneurs

2020-12-08T10:12:16+00:00August 20th, 2020|The Big Story - India Global Business|

Despite agriculture being one of the most crucial pillars of the Indian economy, the country has suffered from a chronic lack of world-class agri-infrastructure. The $13.2 billion Agriculture Infrastructure Fund (AIF) announced by PM Modi aims to change that over the next four years, building post-harvest storage and processing facilities.

India has the largest food production potential in the world

2020-12-10T12:02:24+00:00June 19th, 2020|Interview, Interviews - India Global Business|

Akshaya Kamath is the Director of Pioneering Ventures, an Indo-Swiss food, finance and tech platform company​ that is active in the agritech sector. In this exclusive interview with 'India Global Business,' he discusses the latest technology applications in India's agriculture sector, the company's latest acquisition and PM Modi's 'One Nation-One market.

Computer vision is disrupting the Indian food supply chains

2020-06-08T15:29:03+00:00June 8th, 2020|Interview, Interviews - India Global Business|

Himani Shah is the co-founder and CFO of Intello Labs, one of India’s leading agri tech firms which provides quality assessment of food commodities using computer vision and AI. In this interview, Himani discusses the application of AI in the Indian agricultural sector and the firm's plans for expansion into the US and South East Asia.

India, Israel, and the UK: A new horizon for innovation

2019-09-15T12:38:07+00:00September 12th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – September 2019|

The Honorary President of the Conservative Friends of Israel reflects upon the opportunity to build bridges between Israel, the UK and India. The much-anticipated visit by India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Israel in July 2017 certainly did not disappoint. During the landmark trip, a remarkable seven bilateral agreements relating to cooperation in technology, water and agriculture were signed by the two the Prime ministers of both countries. These growing ties are a celebration of democracy that the UK should [...]