Tag: make in India

Manufacturing for the world – A bold Budget adds to the momentum

Beset by problems of low productivity and the availability of cheaper import substitutes, the manufacturing sector’s share in India’s GDP has remained range bound for...

Indirect Tax: Indirect tax changes that can unshackle the economy from impact of COVID-19

The first two Budgets of the Modi government were focused on bringing various reforms with the ambition of making India a $5 trillion economy. However,...

Atmanirbhar Bharat provides vision of India’s plans to become USD 5 trillion economy: MEA official

NEW DELHI: Atmanirbhar Bharat provides a vision of India’s plans to become a USD 5 trillion economy by promoting ‘Make in India – Make for...

Govt working on multiple fronts to place India as global manufacturing hub: Kant

New Delhi: The government has been working on multiple fronts to position India as a truly global manufacturing hub with a strong focus on exports,...

India needs to copy China better if it wants to be the next manufacturing powerhouse

By Reuben Abraham If India only reforms when under pressure, then now should be a moment for big changes: Gross domestic product contracted nearly 24%...

View: India needs to choose the economy it wants – Toyota or pakora?

By Andy Mukherjee Narendra Modi says, “Make in India.” Toyota Motor Corp. says, stop treating cars as though they were drugs or alcohol. The Japanese...

Over two dozen companies pledge $1.5 billion to set up mobile-phone factories in India

India’s latest set of incentives to entice businesses moving away from China seem to be working, with companies from Samsung Electronics Co. to Apple Inc.’s...

Govt modifies public procurement norms to give more preference to local suppliers

The government has modified public procurement norms to give maximum preference to companies whose goods and services have 50 per cent or more local content,...

View: Ease regulations to make India a drone hub

By: Bibek Debroy & Aditya Sinha As the sale of cigarettes and alcohol during the Covid-19 lockdown shows, any form of restrictions on usage has...

View: In an increasingly selfish world, self-reliance is the only route for India

By: Swapan Dasgupta The Great War of 1914-18 that led to more than 20 million deaths, changed international politics unrecognisably and triggered another, more horrible...

Global brands confident of Indian consumers’ loyalty despite PM Modi’s local pitch

KOLKATA | NEW DELHI | MUMBAI: Global smartphone, FMCG, electronics and apparel companies are confident that their customers in India will stay loyal to them...

Package to unleash economic growth, drive post pandemic recovery: India Inc

NEW DELHI: India Inc on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s announcement of a Rs 20 lakh crore stimulus package was the “need of the...

Forces must shun imports, go for ‘Make In India’, says General Bipin Rawat

NEW DELHI: The armed forces have to get rid of their overwhelming dependence on exorbitant foreign weapon systems, and instead put their entire weight behind...