Yearend 2016

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Job creation at core of Indian impact in US

2020-03-16T11:24:11+00:00December 20th, 2017|2016, 2017/2018, December 2017, India-US, India-US, Year, Yearend 2016|

Indian companies created over 100,000 jobs in the US in recent months, which will define the relationship into the New Year. Biocon widens BristolMyers Squibb tie-up Biocon's contract research arm, Syngene International, has expanded its ongoing drug discovery and development with US-based Bristol-Myers Squibb till 2026. Syngene International said in a Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) filing: "The next phase of the partnership will see the addition of a new facility to support future Bristol-Myers Squibb research and development operations, an [...]

India’s Top 50 Outbound Investments 2016

2018-08-10T07:56:18+00:00December 9th, 2016|2016, Snapshot 2016, Year, Yearend 2016|

Indian companies – big corporates and smaller and medium enterprises – made considerable strides this year. ‘India Global Business’ reviews some of the progress in this deal tracker. 1. Aurobindo Pharma makes French move India’s Aurobindo Pharma Ltd will be acquiring select commercial products from Israel’s Teva through its French subsidiary. Arow Generiques SAS (Arrow Generiques) will acquire the right, title and interest in products such as calcium and calcium vitamin D3, including the use of the OROCAL trademark. The [...]

Africa’s importance to India

2018-08-10T07:53:53+00:00December 8th, 2016|2016, World View, Year, Yearend 2016|

A leading Indian diplomat based in Africa shares his views on why the continent is important to India. Any observer of Indian foreign and strategic policy may well raise the question: Why Africa? Why should a developing country like India expend its limited political, diplomatic, human and financial resources on Africa when there are myriad problems to be resolved within the country. Moreover, given India’s limited resources spent primarily cultivating the P-5 and other great powers like Germany and Japan, [...]

Despite the headwinds India’s global march will continue

2018-09-05T07:19:26+00:00December 8th, 2016|2016, Putting it in Context, Year, Yearend 2016|

The year that began with lots of hope is drawing to a close on a note of concern and some cautious optimism. In between, there was shock, some not so pleasant surprises and renewed promise of a better future. It’s always a huge risk to pre-judge history but I think I’ll still go out on a limb and declare that when the definitive history of globalisation is written, 2016 will stand out as the year in which the idea of [...]