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Invite to Australia to join Malabar shows India’s defiance of China

2020-10-30T12:08:00+00:00October 30th, 2020|In Focus: Covid-19 impact, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

After much hesitation and debate, India finally invited Australia to join the Malabar naval exercise it conducts with the US and Japan. This is intended to send a strong signal to Beijing to stop bullying its neighbours and de-escalate the military crisis it has created in Ladakh.

India-Japan-Australia supply chain plan to check China’s dominance

2020-09-16T13:30:04+00:00September 16th, 2020|Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

In an initiative to attract companies leaving China and to provide the world with an alternative to over-dependence on one country, New Delhi, Tokyo and Canberra are considering a deal that could change the paradigm of global trade for decades to come.

India is the new go-to entity in the Indo-Pacific

2020-09-13T00:51:40+00:00September 11th, 2020|Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

France has described India as its foremost strategic partner in Asia. Germany has included the word ‘Indo’ in its regional strategic doctrine for the first time. And India, Australia and France have held their first trilateral dialogue on enhancing cooperation in the Indo-Pacific. All these unrelated developments point to one geo-strategic conclusion: That the world’s big democracies are shoring up their defences against the new hegemon that is threatening the global order.