Despite the fact that they are being misled and misinformed on the farming reforms the authorities have displayed patience and resilience in continuing to negotiate with striking famer’s unions.
London-headquartered small and medium enterprise (SME) focussed business financial platform Tide has chosen India as its first market for global expansion.
Indian start-ups showed a remarkable resilience to the chaos of the Covid-19, with the number of unicorns increasing in number.
Countries like Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Mauritius are raring to kickstart the vaccination programme for their citizens and India has stepped in yet again as a gesture of goodwill.
This would be the biggest financial stimulus of all. A rapidly declining infection rate would have an effect on the economy and kick start the service sector which accounts for 54% of the country’s GDP.
From joint mission with EU navies in the Gulf to technology transfer on Rafales, the latest talks were all about tangible results.
Facebook-WhatsApp’s ‘accept our data grab or get out’ decision is pushing millions of users to migrate to rival platforms like Signal and Telegram. This could bring into question the rationale behind FB’s $5.7-bn investment in Jio Platforms, which was aimed at capturing a larger slice of India’s retail pie.
As India lays the foundation for a green future, it is acutely aware of the stranglehold China has over lithium and cobalt, key components in commercial batteries. To secure end-to-end supply chains, India is actively exploring mining options both at home and abroad.