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Narendra Modi in US: Excited to keep investing, growing in India, says Amazon CEO

American online retail giant Amazon, which has committed investments to the tune of USD 5 billion in India, will "keep investing and growing in India", its chief Jeff Bezos has said.

Jun 26, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Logic of India-US strategic relationship is incontrovertible, writes PM Modi for Wall Street Journal

Ahead of his meeting with US President Donald Trump, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pitched India's policy initiatives and reforms, epecially GST to American business in an article written in the Wall Street Journal.


Jun 26, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

Modi's US visit: American CEOs praise India's policy initiatives to improve ease of doing business

Walmart India CEO Krish Iyer hailed the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill, which will be rolled out on July 1st, as a `game changing reform` that would ease business barriers and help bring down prices of essential commodities in the long run.

Jun 26, 2017, 10:08 AM IST

US business schools can study India's GST implementation: PM Modi

American business schools could study India's implementation of the "complex" Goods and Services Tax (GST), Prime Minister Narendra Modi has suggested, ahead of the roll out of the landmark tax reform measure from July 1.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:35 AM IST

Modi's US visit: PM invites American CEOs to invest in India, says GST a game-changer

Modi, during his meeting with the CEOs of top 20 American firms, also said that India attracted the largest amount of foreign direct investment (FDI) as a result of the NDA government's policies in the last three years.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Will make India 'as good as' America, PM Modi tells diaspora; invites US CEOs to invest in country

PM Modi said India has now emerged as a business-friendly destination, more so with the upcoming implementation of landmark GST beginning next month.

Jun 26, 2017, 02:25 AM IST

Top US CEOs call for overhaul of corporate tax code

A group of 16 powerful CEOs in the US today called for an overhaul of the corporate tax code and asked lawmakers to accept the controversial proposal that would reduce cost of exports but heavily penalise imports.

Feb 22, 2017, 00:02 AM IST

Governance reform is number one priority: PM Modi to CEOs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said governance reform is his number one priority, during a meeting with a group of top American CEOs with a collective net worth of USD 4.5 trillion.

Sep 25, 2015, 08:26 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi meets Fortune 500 CEOs in US: As it happened

On his second visit to the United States since becoming the PM in May 2014, Narendra Modi on Thursday met a host of business and political leaders in New York.

Sep 25, 2015, 07:59 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's New York leg of United States visit

Today is day two of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's New York leg of United States visit – his second since becoming the PM in May 2014. PM Modi is due to meet several world leaders, US CEOs and attend conferences today.

Sep 25, 2015, 00:31 AM IST

FM Jaitley to hold meeting with top US CEOs today

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will hold meetings with top CEOs of American financial companies during his nine-day visit to the US on Wednesday.

Jun 17, 2015, 09:33 AM IST

Median pay of top-100 US CEOs rises 5% to $14.3 mn

The study, which is an analysis of CEO salaries at the 100 largest public US companies as measured by revenue, puts Microsoft's Indian-origin chief Satya Nadella on the top with a pay package of USD 84.3 million (Rs 525 crore) a year.

Apr 16, 2015, 10:09 AM IST

Top US CEOs reaped billions from stock gains in recent years

CEOs at large U.S. companies collectively realized at least $6 billion more in compensation than initially estimated in annual disclosures in the five years after the financial crisis first hit, according to a Reuters analysis. The reason for the windfall: the soaring value of their stock awards.

Mar 25, 2015, 10:53 AM IST

India-US CEO Forum Meet: As it happened

The meeting is significant in the light of 'Make-in-India' initiative, which seeks to make the country a hub for global manufacturing, design and innovation.

Jan 26, 2015, 17:05 PM IST

Obama, Modi to address US-India CEO Forum meeting today

Cyrus Mistry of Tata Sons and David M Cote from Honeywell will co-chair the high-profile meeting.

Jan 26, 2015, 09:25 AM IST

Congress' jibe over Modi meeting with US CEOs

Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his meeting with CEOs in US, Congress on Tuesday said for all the "hype and hoopla" it was a "damp squib".

Oct 01, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Narendra Modi's meet with top US CEOs: Who said what

After meeting Modi, India-origin Indra Nooyi, who is PepsiCo's chief, said, "he answers questions brilliantly and is very focused on improving India. So, we are thrilled to be working with him".

Sep 30, 2014, 13:21 PM IST

American corporates keen on India opportunities

Top US corporates expressed their keenness to strengthen engagements with the country during their meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi who promised a friendlier business environment.

Sep 29, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

Narendra Modi gifts Indian tea to US CEOs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday gifted famous Indian tea to the captains of 11 large American corporations.

Sep 29, 2014, 22:14 PM IST

BlackRock to host global investors meet in India next year

With total asset under management of over USD 4 trillion, US-based BlackRock has investments in over 100 countries and offices in 30 countries including India.

Sep 29, 2014, 21:19 PM IST