Italian Investment into India

In the 2015 financial year, Italian companies invested US$334.7 million into India. In this article, we explain how India’s tier II cities are attracting Italian manufacturers, and highlight the active role Italy can play in India’s “Smart Cities” initiative. The post Italian Investment into India appeared first on India Briefing News.

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Make in India: Still Falling Short after Three Years

Make in India was launched in 2014 by Prime Minister Modi to transform India into a manufacturing powerhouse, and boost investor interest. Here we assess what has been Make in India’s real impact on the ground – what has worked for the program and what needs to get done. The post Make in India: Still […]

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The IT Sector: Time to Invest in India

In this edition of India Briefing Magazine, we make the case for why now is the right time for foreign firms to invest in India’s IT sector. India is the world’s leading outsourcing destination, and its IT sector is updating its SMAC capabilities, and up-skilling the existing labor pool. The post The IT Sector: Time […]

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India-Myanmar Relations: Growing Multifaceted Bilateral Ties

Prime Minister Modi held his first bilateral talks with Myanmar between September 5 and 6. Relations between the two countries are multifaceted, with both sides sharing key concerns over maritime security and economic development. The post India-Myanmar Relations: Growing Multifaceted Bilateral Ties appeared first on India Briefing News.

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Australian Investment into India: Skill India, Clean Energy Market

By Bradley Dunseith Australia’s growth prospects in India are expanding. Among key opportunities identified by the country’s entrepreneurs are: investing in India’s higher education and vocational sectors and India’s growing renewables market. India’s rapid growth has resulted in the need for complex, skill-oriented jobs on one hand, and accelerated its energy consumption and requirements, on […]

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Remitting Money from India – Choosing the Right Repatriation Strategy

By Dezan Shira & Associates Funds can be repatriated from one country to another in various ways. The obvious implications are that such transactions entail foreign exchange risks, and companies also need to account for regulatory and tax risks. Investors and companies should, therefore, note that choosing the right strategy to repatriate funds can reduce their […]

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E-commerce in India: Market Trends and Regulations

By Vasundhara Rastogi India’s e-commerce market is growing exponentially. The latest data presented by the software industry body NASSCOM, India’s online market share grew at the rate of 19 percent last year, and will touch an estimated US$33 billion in 2017. In this article, we discuss some of the major drivers shaping the momentum in favor […]

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