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India-Israel: A three-pronged partnership

2020-05-11T03:30:19+00:00March 2nd, 2020|2020, Guest Column, Guest Columns - India Global Business, Home Page, North America Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020, UK Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020|

There are big opportunities for Israeli and Indian companies to profit in the areas of renewable energy, retail-tech and food-tech. Highlights: India's private sector can benefit from Israeli expertise in innovation, particularly in renewable energy, retail-tech and ecommerce, and Food tech. Israeli strength in AI provides various opportunities to collaborate on innovative solutions that improve the efficiency of online sales and supply chain in India. Food tech, a fast-growing sector, particularly in alternative proteins and plant-based health foods is finding [...]

Healthcare at the heart of a disruptive and innovative approach to India-UK ties

2019-12-16T18:31:20+00:00December 13th, 2019|2019, UK Edition – 13 December 2019|

The Consul General of India for Birmingham reflects on the various sectors and opportunities for the UK and India to collaborate and take the lead. Highlights: The Government of India, under the reforms propagated by PM Modi is making the best use of technology to streamline services delivered and increase efficiency. India today consists of one sixth of humanity. The UK can help enable India to make its rightful contribution to the world. Indian healthcare professionals can help the NHS [...]

Baden-Württemberg: The state of inventors and innovators

2019-11-29T14:57:38+00:00November 29th, 2019|2019, North America Edition – 29 November 2019, UK Edition – 29 November 2019|

Home to leading companies like Daimler, Porsche, Bosch and SAP, Baden-Württemberg’s economic structure holds great promise for innovators and entrepreneurs from all parts of the world. Highlights: Baden-Württemberg is the leading innovation region in Germany and Europe. The state also registers the highest patents per capita in Germany making it the ideal destination for research and development. The state government is looking to establish Baden-Württemberg as a leading location for Industry 4.0. Baden-Württemberg has excellent start-up and technology centres for [...]

Stockholm welcomes Indian tech talent

2019-11-18T14:43:54+00:00November 15th, 2019|2019, UK Edition – 15 November 2019|

A wide pool of creative talent from all over the world and the inherent values of celebrating diversity and equality are what make Stockholm an ideal location for Indian entrepreneurs and techies. Highlights: Creative hubs, access to venture capital and successful entrepreneurs re-investing in the new generation of founders making Stockholm an innovation hub. Stockholm launched A Woman’s Place , an initiative to support equal opportunities for women and men. Stockholm will launch an International House, to make it easier [...]

Advances in technology provide an effective tool for improving pharma access

2019-11-20T11:19:52+00:00November 14th, 2019|2019, North America Edition – 15 November 2019, UK Edition – 15 November 2019|

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairperson and Managing Director of Biocon, elaborates on the company’s revolutionary breakthroughs in the recent years and pinpoints what needs to be done to give impetus to the pharma industry in India.

The trend for innovative tastes will continue to grow

2019-11-01T07:53:38+00:00October 24th, 2019|2019, Home Page, North America Edition – 25th October 2019, UK Edition – 25th October 2019|

Interview A steady investor in India since 2007, Barry Callebaut announced the ground-breaking of a new chocolate factory in Baramati earlier this year. Ben De Schryver, President of Barry Callebaut Asia Pacific, shares what makes the country a strong market for the chocolatiers and deliberates on the new health-conscious outlook towards chocolate and confectionery. What makes the Indian market a particularly sweet proposition for Barry Callebaut? India has a population that is burgeoning and rapidly developing. Everyone wants to go [...]

Dynamic business location with the highest quality of life

2019-10-30T13:35:41+00:00October 24th, 2019|2019, Home Page, North America Edition – 25th October 2019, UK Edition – 25th October 2019|

With a strong focus on nurturing research and innovation, Austria offers a lucrative business environment and generous tax regulations for foreign investors. Whoever thinks of Empress Sisi, Sacher cake, skiing or the Vienna Opera Ball first in connection with Austria is not wrong at all, but it is important to not overlook one important factor: Austria is actually an extremely innovative and profitable business location. In addition to highly qualified and motivated employees, Austria always boasts the highest density of [...]

Delaware: The small state big on innovation

2019-10-16T13:54:18+00:00October 12th, 2019|2019, North America Edition – 11th October 2019|

The President of Delaware’s lead economic development group shares some success stories of Indian entrepreneurs who made the most of Delaware’s offerings. Some of the world’s most transformative innovations got their start in Delaware. Centrally located on the East Coast of the US, between Boston and Washington DC, Delaware is known for its global leadership in science, tech and agriculture thanks to the track record of successful Delaware companies such as DuPont, which has operated in the First State for [...]

With start-up ecosystems booming globally, why do we still need Silicon Valley?

2019-09-15T21:23:01+00:00September 13th, 2019|2019, Global Edition – September 2019, North America Edition – September 2019|

What can Indian companies learn from their US counterparts in the Silicon Valley? A tech expert identifies some core areas. The success of Silicon Valley has inspired many around the world, both as a model region to emulate, but also as a market for technology businesses to conquer in their quest for global market domination. In the last 20 years or so, Bangalore has often been cited as India’s Silicon Valley, but I think it still has some way to [...]

An innovative financing approach holds the key for SMEs

2019-06-26T13:21:16+00:00June 25th, 2019|2019, Home Page, Special Edition – June 2019|

Business Development Companies (BDCs) are a viable approach to fulfil the financial needs of the SME sector, which currently plays a tremendous role in job creation and economic growth in India. India stands at a time of great economic achievement and even greater economic opportunity. This is not mere cheerleading, but a view validated in recent years by the United Nations’ Ease of Doing Business (UN EODB) Report. India has made dramatic strides climbing up the UN EODB rankings, where [...]