A new report based on a survey of over 100 UK businesses operating in India finds that the country’s flagship self-reliance agenda is finding great resonance, even as it gets easier to do business in India.
Telangana Government and UK India Business Council renew their MoU to strengthen the state’s industrial development
The partnership between the UKIBC and the Government of Telangana has already led to two UK business delegations to the State and a further delegation of leading UK universities.
Britain beat off tough competition from Japan to hold on to its position as the largest G20 investor and biggest job creator in India, a new report revealed. Between 2000 and 2016, the UK invested $24.07 billion in India and created 371,000 jobs, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) finds in its 2017 ‘Sterling Assets India’ report. Japan by comparison invested around $23.76 billion, followed by the US at $19.38 billion as the top G20 investors into India. “The top [...]
India Inc. speaks exclusively to Lord Karan Bilimoria, the founder and Chairman of Cobra Beer, on his entrepreneurial journey and his experiences along the way as part of the Global Indian series. Lord Bilimoria is a cross-bench peer and entrepreneur, as well as the founding chairman of the UK-India Business Council (UKIBC) and Chancellor of the University of Birmingham. He is chair of the advisory board of the Cambridge Judge Business School and is the president of the UK Council for [...]
Indian finance minister Arun Jaitley wrapped up his first official visit to the UK recently on a high note. Besides a flurry of meetings with politicians, including UK Prime Minister David Cameron and Chancellor George Osborne, he held detailed talks with Britain’s investor community to reiterate the Narendra Modi led government’s resolve to ensure ease of doing business in India.