Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has indicated that healthcare tie-ups can form a strong basis for a preferential trade agreement between the UK and India.
As the UK moves to renew global relations and New Delhi focuses on Make in India in the aftermath of Covid-19, cyber security and the defence sector could emerge as one of the biggest areas of convergence for both.
Saurabh Kumar is the Managing Director of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture of public-sector undertakings under India’s Ministry of Power. The company’s UK JV, EnergyPro Assets Limited (EPAL), recently emerged as Britain’s fastest-growing Indian company in the 2020 ‘India Meets Britain Tracker’. In this interview with ‘India Global Business’, Kumar analyses this success story as he lays out the company’s future plans to build on the UK-India energy partnership for sustainable growth in India and globally.
A flurry of new joint research projects between some of the leading educational institutions in India and the UK hold out great promise for the world in the field of antibiotic research.
Baba Kalyani is the Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Forge, one of India's giants in the manufacturing space. In this interview with 'India Global Business', the doyen of Indian industry gives his insights into the future of digital manufacturing, electric mobility, telecommunications and much more. How do you see Industry 4.0 impacting companies and sectors globally? The advent of industry 4.0 era is characterized by a confluence of emerging technology breakthroughs from mobile connectivity, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things [...]
Dr Aman Puri was the Consul General of India in Birmingham since 2017 until recently, when he left the UK at the end of a three-year posting to take charge as India’s Consul General in Dubai. In a farewell interview with ‘India Global Business’, he reflected on some of the key milestones in the UK-India journey during this period, his hopes from a new West Midlands India Partnership (WMIP) and the sectors of focus in the bilateral relationship just ahead of his chairmanship of an important healthcare panel for India Global Week 2020.
The 14th India-UK Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) comes with all the promise of post-Brexit “Early Harvest Agreements” in the lead up to a full-fledged free trade agreement (FTA); but it is important that the momentum unleashed by ministers on both sides is revved up to top speed now, writes India Inc. Founder & CEO Manoj Ladwa.
The 14th India-UK Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) will be held remotely for the first time due to the coronavirus lockdown, reflecting an urgency on both sides to speed up the much-anticipated post-Brexit reset in the bilateral relationship.
Anand Verma is the Founder and CEO of Brilliant Basics, Infosys' customer-centric digital transformation studio in the UK. In this exclusive interview with ‘India Global Business,’ he discusses the latest developments in the UK-India tech partnership, the role of technology in conducting business during the Covid-19 pandemic and India's potential for innovation.