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From Cash Intensive to Cashless

From Cash Intensive to Cashless

The top news in India over the past 12 months has been Prime Minister Modi’s move to ban 85% of the currency in circulation.  In return, something much bigger was created:  India Stack. Before 2009, half of all Indians didn’t have any form of identification, not even a birth certificate. Without a form of identification,...
India's Modern Car Market

India’s Modern Car Market

In recent news, there has been a scurry of talk about disrupting the auto industry. If you want to see disruption in full-scale beauty, you must go to Chennai, India. The city formerly known as Madras has become a hotbed of automotive disruption. About 30 miles south of the airport is the Oragadam Industrial Corridor,...
Indian Art Leads the Auction at Christie’s  

Indian Art Leads the Auction at Christie’s  

Indian art led the pack at Christie’s fourth consecutive sale in Mumbai. Modern Indian art earned a noteworthy $10.8 million in total. The sale at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel offered a mix of classical, modern and contemporary works. The auction that was led by 41 works from Abhishek and Radhika Poddar’s private art collection...
India’s Digital Revolution

India’s Digital Revolution

India has become the world’s fastest growing economy and leader of the tech revolution. India currently holds the place as the second largest population and the world’s seventh largest economy. Due to this rapid growth, India is able to start resolving their poverty ratio, as this has been an issue in the past. To put...
Dipali Goenka: More than a CEO

Dipali Goenka: More than a CEO

Dipali Goenka is the CEO and Joint Managing Director of Welspun India Ltd, Asia’s largest and the world’s third largest home textile manufacturer. Goenka has consistently worked on developing the culture of excellence and innovation within the organization. By putting the customer as the focal point of the business, she has transformed Welspun into an...
Your Ticket to Attending an Indian Wedding

Your Ticket to Attending an Indian Wedding

Always dreamt of attending an Indian wedding? Well now you can! A month old startup based in Brisbane, Australia called Joinmywedding.com allows its customers to buy a ticket to an Indian wedding. For roughly $300 (Rs 20,000) per person you can attend all of the festivities that Indian weddings have to offer. Joinmywedding.com was co-founded...
Hrithik Roshan: An Inside Look

Hrithik Roshan: An Inside Look

India’s favorite Bollywood actor, Hrithik Roshan, has won six Filmfare awards, is cited as the most attractive male celebrity in India and is the brand ambassador for Rado. Roshan has been the face of the timepiece for the past six years and represents the new generation of brand ambassadors who associate with brands that are...
Amit Agarwal: Spearheading Initiatives at Amazon India

Amit Agarwal: Spearheading Initiatives at Amazon India

Amit Agarwal has been extending Amazon’s reach one vendor at a time. Starting his career as Jeff Bezos’ executive assistant, he now holds the title as Vice President and Country Manager for Amazon India. Ever since assuming the role, he has been on a critical mission to establish an extensive international foothold for Amazon after...
Mukesh Ambani Speaks on Mobility with Fareed Zakaria

Mukesh Ambani Speaks on Mobility with Fareed Zakaria

India’s wealthiest man, Mukesh Ambani sat down this past weekend with Fareed Zakaria, host of CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS. Zakaria traveled from New York to Mumbai to meet Ambani at his famous residence, Antilia, which was the world’s first billion dollar home and is a 27-story residential skyscraper. Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries (RIL) announced...
Apple Inc. Makes Billion Dollar History in India

Apple Inc. Makes Billion Dollar History in India

This past week Apple crossed the $1 billion sales mark in India making sales history! The tech-leader posted a 44% increase in sales to Rs 6,472.89 crore from Rs 4500.35 crore and net profit doubled to Rs 242.85 crore from Rs 119.48 crore this year. The company has focused on widening its retail network and...
GE gains $2.6 billion deal to resource Indian Railways

GE gains $2.6 billion deal to resource Indian Railways

Since 1902, General Electric has operated as a major manufacturer in India and recently won the biggest deal in their 100 year history. Having recently received a $2.6 billion order to supply Indian Railways with 1,000 diesel locomotives over the next 11 years, GE will invest $200 million to build local manufacturing and service facilities...
Pininfarina and Mahindra Aiming to Reach Deal

Pininfarina and Mahindra Aiming to Reach Deal

Mahindra & Mahindra, India’s largest maker of SUVs, is close to an agreement to purchase Italian car designer Pininfarina SpA. The takeover of Turin-based Pininfarina, the creator of the Ferrari 458 Spider roadster, marks a move by Mahindra to add flair following its acquirements of South Korean carmaker SsangYong and the scooter unit of French...