North America Edition – 14 Feb-27 Feb 2020

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Building on India-US people-to-people ties

2020-05-11T03:51:34+00:00February 14th, 2020|2020, Guest Columns - India Global Business, North America Edition – 14 Feb-27 Feb 2020, Trade Talk|

A former diplomat emphasises the importance of bilateral engagement beyond the leadership level to ensure stronger US-India relations that span decades. Highlights: While close personal ties between leaders are important, personal ties between senior officials below the leader level are also critical to advancing bilateral ties between the US and India. Several dialogues established by Washington and New Delhi have enabled working-level officials and technical experts from both countries to meet and discuss issues ranging from health cooperation to counterterrorism [...]

Diversity makes good business sense

2020-05-11T03:19:38+00:00February 14th, 2020|2020, Expert View - India Global Business, Guest Columns - India Global Business, Home Page, North America Edition – 14 Feb-27 Feb 2020, UK Edition – 14 Feb-27 Feb 2020|

The CEO of the UK’s leading digital venture builder expounds on the need for diversity and inclusion in workplaces and how this can be achieved. Highlights: Public struggles on gender-related issues within the workplace have real and immediate costs. There is empirical evidence that points to more gender diverse teams achieving higher productivity as well as improved business outcomes. A recent study showed that companies that have more diverse management teams had around 19 per cent higher revenue due to [...]

Trade, defence deals to be focus of Trump’s visit

2020-05-11T03:51:08+00:00February 14th, 2020|2020, North America Edition – 14 Feb-27 Feb 2020, The Big Story North America - India Global Business|

A limited trade deal worth about $10-12 billion between India and US is likely to be signed during President Trump’s visit to India. This will pave the way for an FTA between the countries and facilitate a closer strategic clinch that will provide the world a counter to the rise of China. Highlights: The US and India are likely to sign the much talked about limited trade deal between during Trump’s India visit. India’s defence purchases from the US forms [...]