Infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said on Wednesday its water and effluent treatment business has won orders between Rs 2,500 crore to 5,000 crore in Madhya Pradesh.
Shivraj Singh Chouhan is the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh, a state described as the heartland of India. ‘India Investment Journal’ caught up with him during a recent visit to London to lure UK investors and tourists to his state. Here are some highlights from the discussion. There are lots of similarities between India and the UK. Both are great democracies and I found one other interesting similarity – the traffic of London in very similar to Delhi and Mumbai. [...]
Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh, is known as the City of Lakes for its various natural as well as artificial lakes. It also claims to be one of the greenest cities in India. Havelis, famous cave paintings, grand mosques and museums co-exist alongside modern flyovers, bridges and tall buildings. While the 1984 Union Carbide gas disaster made headlines of the wrong kind, the city has come a long way over the years to take its rightful place among India’s [...]
From a backward state not so long ago, the so-called heartland of India has made some firm strides to be counted among the frontrunner states in India. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan can justifiably feel proud of the numbers. His state, which was part of the pejoratively named BIMARU provinces till not so long ago, has decisively shed that tag and now competes with the frontrunners in rolling out the red carpet for investors and attracting investment dollars. [...]
Shankar Ranganathan sacrificed millions of dollars in lost bonuses at the world's top consultancy firms to heed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to help rebuild India. Today I work for India. My client is not an MNC in Southeast Asia or Australia or the Middle East. At Invest India, our mission is to bring out a step-change in how and how much FDI comes into India. Our team of young professionals at Invest India are working to create immediate and [...]