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Manchester’s history of innovation makes it ideal pick for Indian students

2020-03-20T09:26:56+00:00May 21st, 2019|2019, UK Edition – May 2019|

Professor Stephen Flint is Associate Vice-President for Internationalisation at The University of Manchester. Here, he discusses the University’s collaborations with Indian institutions and Professor Bina Agarwal’s research on group farming. India is an important market for Manchester and, in particular, for The University of Manchester. As one of the UK’s top research institutions, The University of Manchester is continuously seeking ways to develop collaborative relationships with international organisations to find solutions to major global challenges. The University is strong in [...]

Transport, financial services in focus for India-UK ties

2020-03-26T12:19:33+00:00May 24th, 2018|2017/2018, Region Focus, UK Edition- May 2018|

Investment flows both ways were the highlight in recent weeks. Ola to launch operations in Manchester Bengaluru-based cab-hailing company Ola, after launching its operation in first overseas market in Australia, is all set to launch its operations in the UK. The ride-hailing firm is planning to set up operation in Manchester first and then expand to other parts of the country. Manchester is known to have a huge Indian diaspora, which the firm plans to leverage to get its first [...]

Working Together To Ensure Manchester-India Relations Really Take Off

2020-04-03T11:16:24+00:00May 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

The Chair of the Manchester India Partnership explains the benefits of connectivity this new tie-up would bring India and the UK. It is a great honour to have been named chairman of the Manchester India Partnership and to have launched the organisation, both in the UK and during a visit to Delhi and Mumbai this month. One of my primary objectives for the months ahead as CEO of Manchester Airport is to secure direct flight services to India and, as I will [...]