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Investments from China into India grow Six fold

Low investment restrictions and favorable tax and land rent policies has prompted many Chinese businesses to head over to India in search of profits, growth and opportunities. This has led to growth in Chinese investments in India by over six-fold in 2015 to USD 870 mn.

India’s bullet train vision

Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda, while presenting the railway budget last year, had opined that every Indian has a dream that the bullet train would be launched in the country at the earliest. Stating that the Indian Railways is on the right path to fulfill that dream, he proposed India’s first bullet train to run from Ahmedabad-Mumbai.

India-UK bilateral trade opens investment galore

PM Narendra Modi in his recent visit to the UK agreed with his counterpart David Cameron for continuing to work together for creating sustainable, strong, as well as balanced growth, by further improving investments and bilateral trade.

Making Indian roads safer – The changes in the Automotive Safety sector

Along with the growth in the Indian automotive industry, demand for better safety measures has also seen a remarkable increase over the last few years in the country. In fact, consumers in India and ASEAN countries are also looking at safety innovation as purchasing criteria

Indo-German relationship ready to take the next leap

India’s most important partner in Europe, undoubtedly, is Germany. Given the trade of USD 17.9 billion in the last year focusing mostly on machine tools, chemicals, textiles, and electrical goods, the German Chancellor’s – recent visit to India has only further cemented the bi-lateral ties between the two nations.

Digital India: Empowering India digitally

The Digital India program has been launched for creating transformation by empowering the society with knowledge and increasing the viability within the economy.

Chugging along the growth path: Indian auto-component sector

As per the Automotive Mission Plan 2026, the exports from India for components are expected to cross USD 70.5 billion by the year 2026. The initiative ‘Make in India’ is going to play a pivotal role in achieving higher growth in the next 11 years.

Renewable energy in India: The sustainable future

It is estimated that India would be looking at building power capacity of nearly 850 Gw by the year 2030. This target is expected to help the country in offering 35 per cent reduction in greenhouse gas emission.

Indian energy sector: The path ahead

Owing to a growing rate of population, rapid urbanisation, growing infrastructure and manufacturing sector, power generation is witnessing rapid growth over the years.

Recent Government initiatives in Indian Railways: A snapshot

The Indian Government is now focused towards making the network an investment-friendly sector through policy reforms. Recently, it has enabled foreign direct investment (FDI) in the sector for improving infrastructure for high-speed trains and freight trains.

Top Seven changes in India’s business environment

By the end of 2015, India is set to emerge as the fastest-growing economy in the world, even ahead of China, as per a report by The World Bank. The GDP of the country is expected to grow at a rate of 7.5 per cent during the current year, prompting many prominent global companies to create a niche in this emerging market. Further, the Government is making several policy announcements and changes to facilitate ease of doing business in India.