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USIBC's John Chambers invests in Indian startup Uniphore

USIBC's John Chambers invests in Indian startup Uniphore

This is Chambers' first investment in a startup outside of the US.

Nov 30, 2017, 22:15 PM IST
Attempts to derail GST have failed: Arun Jaitley

Attempts to derail GST have failed: Arun Jaitley

Asserting that India is now a better place to do business with because of the series of steps being taken by the government in the last three years, Jaitley said procedures have been simplified.

Oct 10, 2017, 08:16 AM IST
US VP Mike Pence expresses desire to visit SpiceJet office in India

US VP Mike Pence expresses desire to visit SpiceJet office in India

US Vice President Mike Pence has expressed his desire to visit budget carrier SpiceJet's office on his trip to India in a meeting with the airline's chief Ajay Singh.

Jun 28, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
PM Modi's bold decisions in last 3 years to transform perception of India on global platform: USIBC

PM Modi's bold decisions in last 3 years to transform perception of India on global platform: USIBC

India's liberalisation across numerous sectors of its economy sends a clear message to the global investment community that the country is open for business and reforms are also on-track, a top US advocacy group has said.

May 24, 2017, 14:45 PM IST

India's liberalisation means it is open for reforms: USIBC

India's liberalisation across numerous sectors of its economy sends a clear message to the global investment community that the country is open for business and reforms are also on-track, a top US advocacy group has said.

May 24, 2017, 11:42 AM IST
Invite PM Modi to US in first year of presidency: USIBC to Donald Trump

Invite PM Modi to US in first year of presidency: USIBC to Donald Trump

A top American business advocacy group has urged President-elect Donald Trump to invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a state visit to the US in the first year of his administration.

Nov 10, 2016, 12:19 PM IST
India set to contribute as new engine of global growth: PM Modi

India set to contribute as new engine of global growth: PM Modi

Modi said as India marches ahead on the path of development, it needs to learn from the America experience, in particular its entrepreneurship, technological advancement and products which ranges from drugs to drones.

Jun 08, 2016, 08:55 AM IST
Foreign Investors buoyed by Indian investment: USIBC to Obama

Foreign Investors buoyed by Indian investment: USIBC to Obama

With Modi's upcoming visit to Washington DC in early June, USIBC believes that this is an opportune time to reflect upon the successes of the US-India strategic and commercial partnership.

May 25, 2016, 08:50 AM IST

India 'privately' against patent-overriding drug permits

Indian government has "privately reassured" industry lobby group US-India Business Council that the country would not invoke 'compulsory licensing' for commercial purposes that could allow local drugmakers to make cheaper products by overriding patents of big global players.

Mar 09, 2016, 09:22 AM IST

FDI reforms to boost investment in India: USIBC

The US-India Business Council (USIBC) Thursday said the liberalisation of India's FDI policy in over a dozen sectors will further improve ease of doing business and boost investments in the country.

Nov 12, 2015, 23:24 PM IST
India needs to be integrated into global trade pacts: USIBC

India needs to be integrated into global trade pacts: USIBC

The 12 countries Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the US and Vietnam constitute 40 per cent of the global economy.

Oct 06, 2015, 08:43 AM IST

Silicon Valley perfectly poised to help transform India: USIBC

The Silicon Valley is perfectly poised to help transform India into a more networked and connected society, a top American industry advocacy Friday said.

 

Sep 25, 2015, 20:43 PM IST
US industry seeks predictability in India's reforms: Banga

US industry seeks predictability in India's reforms: Banga

Seeking "predictability" in India's economic reforms, MasterCard's Indian-American CEO Ajay Banga, representing the top US firms having businesses in India, said he would like to see improvement in ease of doing business.

Sep 25, 2015, 06:51 AM IST

Kerry calls upon investors to harness energy market

United States Secretary of State John Kerry has said that the climate for bilateral investment and trade has never been better and that is true to everything from clean energy to aerospace to fiscal services and investment.

Sep 22, 2015, 07:26 AM IST

US wants to be India's best friend: Vice-President Biden

United States Vice-President Joe Biden has said their goal is to become India`s best friend and both the nations should work together as strategic partners to bring about a safer and prosperous world.

Sep 22, 2015, 06:39 AM IST

Cisco's Chambers to be new USIBC chairman

John T Chambers, Executive Chairman of Cisco, has been elected as the new chairman of the US India Business Council (USIBC), the apex advocacy group for India and American companies in the US.

Sep 22, 2015, 06:36 AM IST

USIBC applauds ruling on minimum alternative tax

This decision reduces tax uncertainty for FIIs and will result in increased investment into India, the USIBC said in a statement.

Sep 02, 2015, 08:33 AM IST

Need to expand H-1B visas: USIBC

This year the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) received thousands of more applications than the number of H-1B visas it can grant, forcing it to decide on the successful applicants through a computerised draw of lots.

Aug 31, 2015, 09:51 AM IST

India should take advantage of China slowdown: USIBC chief

"What we are hearing from our companies that India story is strong. The slowdown in China is making India story much much stronger," Mukesh Aghi, president of the US India Business Council (USIBC) said.

Aug 30, 2015, 18:01 PM IST
India story is on a firm footing: Arun Jaitley

India story is on a firm footing: Arun Jaitley

Dispelling any notion of waiting and watching by the long-term investors, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said here on Wednesday that the India story is on a firm footing and whatever outstanding issues are there are under the government`s active consideration.

Jun 24, 2015, 16:44 PM IST