Global Edition- Feb 2019

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The great Indian clean-up gathers pace

2020-03-24T09:49:26+00:00February 15th, 2019|Global Edition – February 2019|

The Modi government’s action against indirect ownership of foreign assets, the crackdown on shell companies, the enactment of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and the decisive diplomacy that has helped nab alleged middleman in the Augusta Westland deal – Christian Michel – and put fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya  on notice is cleaning up the Indian business landscape and bringing in transparency. Two out of four... Is that good enough? An important element that would enable people to provide an [...]

New Zealand: A safe and easy place for Indian investors

2019-02-15T14:35:01+00:00February 15th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – February 2019|

Joanna Kempkers is the New Zealand High Commissioner to India. In this interview with ‘India Global Business’, the career diplomat lays out the investment climate on offer for Indian companies, prospects of a free trade agreement and areas where the Commonwealth bond between the two countries can be further strengthened. What is the nature of Indian investments in New Zealand and what are the areas these can be further enhanced in? Investment from India to New Zealand has been concentrated [...]

A wide scope of Indian expansion in Malaysia

2019-08-28T13:36:22+00:00February 13th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – February 2019, Home Page|

The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) runs through ways Indian investors can capitalise on business opportunities in Malaysia. Malaysia is no stranger to the Indian business community. The relationship has been dynamic, evolving in the rapidly changing international environment. The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA), the principal investment promotion agency for the country, set up its overseas office in Mumbai in April 2008. This office is responsible for the promotion of quality Indian investments into Malaysia, to provide potential investors [...]

India’s impact in Latin America beyond exports

2019-02-15T14:49:43+00:00February 13th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – February 2019, Home Page|

A former ambassador traces the evolution of Indo-Latin American economic relations. The economic relations of India with Latin America have evolved in three stages, as in many Bollywood film stories: started with mutual ignorance, ran into occasional flirtation and climaxed in romance. In the Fifties, Sixties and Seventies, it was a period of mutual ignorance and indifference. India was grappling with its own survival as an independent country in the process of consolidating itself as a democracy with diverse languages, [...]