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The UAE-Israel peace deal presents huge business opportunities for India

2020-09-25T10:40:03+00:00September 18th, 2020|The Big Story - India Global Business|

With the signing of the Abraham Accord, India, the UAE and Israel will discover that they have more common cause than they had envisioned in the pre-Covid era – and that the historic agreement has opened up enormous commercial opportunities for the shared prosperity of West Asia.

India’s ties with Israel will acquire a new definition

2020-09-17T10:56:09+00:00September 17th, 2020|Country Focus - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

With the Arab World reestablishing diplomatic links with Tel Aviv the opportunities for New Delhi, to engage across multiple platforms, now appears to be limitless given its fruitful associations with Israel and multiple Arab states.

Realising the potential of the India-UK-Israel trade triangle

2020-05-11T04:10:20+00:00March 27th, 2020|2020, Despatch Box, India Inc Views - India Global Business, UK Edition – 27 March-09 April 2020|

Technology offers new and improved ways to bolster trilateral trade relations between the three nations. Highlights: Despite strong bilateral ties between India, Israel and the UK, opportunities for trilateral trade have not been fully realised. The UK Israel Tech Hub has generated 175 tech partnerships between UK and Israeli companies, worth an estimated $103 million. The UK India Tech Hub was launched to support start-ups and entrepreneurs post the success of its UK-Israel counterpart. As post-Brexit UK is looking for [...]

Massive room for growth in Indo-Israeli trade

2020-05-11T03:56:47+00:00March 2nd, 2020|2020, North America Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020, The Big Story North America - India Global Business|

A series of recent MoUs and joint ventures could signal a new dawn for increased bilateral trade between India and Israel. Highlights: Israel is India’s largest partner in the defence sector, especially when it comes to smart precision guided ammunition. India and Israel also have collaborated on space technologies, cyber security, counter-terrorism and intelligence sharing. Israeli expertise in the agriculture sector, particularly drip irrigation and value chains, has helped transform large tracts of wasteland in Haryana, Gujarat and Maharashtra into [...]

The Israel-Palestine tightrope

2020-05-11T03:32:32+00:00March 2nd, 2020|2020, Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business, North America Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020, UK Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020|

India has successfully managed the tough balancing act of maintaining friendly relations with both Israel and Palestine. Highlights: India’s dependence on crude oil from the Arab world coupled with a sizeable Muslim population has made India a strong ally of Palestine in multilateral platforms. On the other hand, India is Israel's third-largest trade partner in Asia and seventh - largest globally. India’s two-pronged diplomacy by way of offering support in international forums to one side and bolstering economic relations with [...]

Israel has emerged as a hub for deep-tech start-ups

2020-05-11T03:35:07+00:00March 2nd, 2020|2020, India Inc Views - India Global Business, North America Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020, Tech Speak, UK Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020|

Israeli tech can offer innovative solutions to challenges that some of the rapidly scaling start-ups face in India. Highlights: Israel’s vast and innovative ecosystem for start-ups has earned it the title of ‘Silicon Wadi.’ Israeli expertise in innovation and tech can helps Indian MSME entrepreneurs in technology adoption. One of the significant challenges is each country’s unique concept of time, with Indians preferring to spend time developing relationships and investments and Israelis preferring to close deals quickly. Today, a [...]

The nation of start-ups

2020-05-11T03:34:04+00:00March 2nd, 2020|2020, Guest Columns - India Global Business, The Small Print - India Global Business, UK Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020|

Despite its size, Israel provides valuable lessons in multiple fields for other countries to follow and learn. Israel’s total land area is just a little bigger than some of the districts in India and a population that is half of any major metro city of India. Encountered with several climate, geopolitical and geographical challenges, the country has made significant progress in creating an innovation and start-up ecosystem during the past few decades. According to Start-up Nation Central, in December 2019, [...]

Palestine must consider a new peace proposal

2020-05-11T03:55:40+00:00February 22nd, 2020|2020, Guest Columns - India Global Business, North America Edition – 28 Feb-12 March 2020, The Fine Print - India Global Business|

President Trump’s “Deal of the Century” delivers a clear message – the world is moving on. On 28 January, US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gathered at the White House to unveil the “Deal of the Century,” formally titled “Peace to Prosperity: A Vision to Improve the Lives of the Palestinian and Israeli People.” In attendance were the ambassadors of Oman, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates. Notably absent, given the plan’s title, were any actual [...]