Global Edition – August 2018

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Can Modi return to power in 2019?

2020-09-21T08:28:41+00:00August 24th, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – August 2018|

Solid achievements in reviving the economy, addressing farm distress, fighting poverty, fighting corruption and helping India regain its global standing are likely to help Modi and BJP retain power in next year’s Lok Sabha elections. The Lok Sabha elections are still nine months away but India, it seems, is already in election-mode. Rarely a day passes without newspapers and TV channels reporting on moves by the Opposition to form a united bulwark against the BJP-led NDA juggernaut that now rules [...]

FrankfurtRheinMain: Where Indian businesses flourish

2018-11-23T14:12:11+00:00August 23rd, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – August 2018|

Eric Menges is President & CEO of FrankfurtRheinMain GmbH, the inward investment agency of FrankfurtRheinMain region of Germany. In this interview with ‘India Global Business’, he outlines the scope for investments in the region in the wake of the Brexit vote and why the German hub is a prime location for Indian companies looking to expand in European markets. How is the Brexit vote changing the landscape for Indian investments? Germany’s most dynamic business location, FrankfurtRheinMain, is named after the [...]

Is the UK or India the leader in fintech?

2018-09-02T14:46:47+00:00August 22nd, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – August 2018, Home Page|

The City of London Corporation’s Asia Adviser analyses how India and the UK compare on financial technology leadership scales. It is widely reported that London is a leader in the global fintech industry. Undoubtedly this is true when reviewing the innovation at work across the capital and the ability to leverage the world’s number one global financial centre. However, India’s booming fintech marketplace is also a leader, particularly when we consider the opportunity for digital financial inclusion and the future of finance. So [...]

Changing lives in India through innovative finance

2018-08-24T12:45:06+00:00August 22nd, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – August 2018|

The CEO of British Asian Trust explores how the worlds of business, government and social good are working in tandem to deliver new social impact models in India. Never before have the worlds of business, government and social good been so closely integrated. The days of societies being defined by the balance between the three distinct sectors of “private”, “state” and “charity” are long gone as increasingly we see the emergence of social businesses, public private partnerships, social enterprises and [...]