India is a critical market for Lockheed Martin

2020-05-11T04:10:29+00:00March 27th, 2020|2020, Interviews - India Global Business, North America Edition – 27 March-09 April 2020, The Big Interview - India Global Business, UK Edition – 27 March-09 April 2020|

William L. Blair is the Vice President and Chief Executive of Lockheed Martin, India. In this interview, he elaborates on how the company is  playing a major role in helping India achieve its goal of developing an aerospace and defence [...]

US and India prepare for some tricky negotiations

2020-03-23T11:51:24+00:00December 13th, 2019|2019, North America Edition – 13 December 2019|

India and the US are likely to sign an agreement to facilitate transfer of sensitive military technology to Indian private sector partners, review the progress of pending Indian defence purchases from the US and look for a way to avoid imposing sanctions on India for buying a Russian missile defence system. Highlights: US and India currently have a strong convergence on strategic worldviews though disagreements on trade between the two countries are at their widest. The US and India are [...]

The India-US tango

2018-10-12T14:22:47+00:00October 12th, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – October 2018|

A strategic expert looks back at the first-ever India-US 2+2 Dialogue to analyse its long-term impact on bilateral relations. In the end, it was the strategic logic of the bilateral partnership that was on display at the Indo-US 2+2 talks. The ‘transactionalism’ of the Trump Administration, of much concern to many in India, was relegated to the margins, and for good reason, and at least for the time being, Washington and New Delhi can hail the upward momentum in the [...]