India builds a cleaner future for its people and investors

2021-02-12T13:23:30+00:00February 12th, 2021|Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

The government’s new policies will not only push for EVs at a larger scale and become a lucrative new market for clean-energy investors and manufacturers but will also help propel India towards its ambitious target as set in the Paris Climate Accords.

WhatsApp privacy policy tweak highlights need for data protection law in India

2021-01-29T09:24:08+00:00January 29th, 2021|Guest Columns - India Global Business, Insight - India Global Business|

WhatsApp’s unilateral change in its privacy policy in India, now on hold till May 15, discriminates against its Indian subscribers vis-à-vis their EU counterparts. The government should quickly enact the pending Personal Data Protection Bill to ensure there is no encore.

India’s vaccination programme can be the biggest financial stimulus

2021-01-22T09:06:16+00:00January 22nd, 2021|In Focus: Covid-19 impact|

A near-universal vaccination programme funded by a Covid bond issue could remove fear from the minds of consumers and encourage them to start spending on travel, eating out and other goods and services. The RBI will have to print additional money to buy the bonds and this could be fiscal stimulus that will help set the Indian economy back on track.