News Wrap: October 16

In this section, ASG covers a few relevant developments and announcements of the last two weeks, with insights on their implications for businesses.

Political Update

India’s renewable energy opportunity

During his second official U.S. visit last week, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a roundtable event on renewable energy in California. Attended by U.S.

News Wrap: October 1, 2015

In this section, ASG covers political and economic developments, with insights on their implications for businesses.

Political Update: Land Acquisition Reforms

ASG India Advocacy Update: Engaging on E-commerce

In this series we highlight key developments in sectors where we believe there is significant opportunity for businesses to emphasize their objectives and share their views with the government.

Background

Modi’s Rajya Sabha Conundrum

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government, led by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), achieved a major success last week in the Rajya Sabha, passing the long-pending Insurance Bill, raising the cap on foreign direct investment (FDI) i

Budget 2015: A Roadmap for Long-Term Growth

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full budget of the Narendra Modi-led NDA government on February 28 amidst high expectations of fundamental, high profile reforms that would set India on the path for long term growth.