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Indra Nooyi – CEO Pepsi steps down

 By Rekha Bhattacharjee She is one and only Indian executive who broke the glass ceiling in corporate America. She was also among the few female executives to lead global corporations. An immigrant and a woman, she served as chief executive of PepsiCo for 12 years – a position that placed her among the world’s most […]

AIBC calls on large Australian businesses to come aboard in line with Turnbull’s India Economic Strategy

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (L) and Peter Varghese AO (R) Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s India Economic Strategy marks a milestone in the bilateral Australia-India business, economic and trade relationship, underscoring a strategic positioning of India as a tier one country for Australia. India’s scale is extraordinary and there is no market over the […]

Education a top priority in ties with India, says Australian envoy at opening of UNSW office

 Australian High Commissioner to India Harinder Sidhu with Laurie Pearcey, UNSW Pro Vice Chancellor (International) at the UNSW office launch in New Delhi New Delhi July 18, 2018: In a major step to take forward its widening outreach to India, including in student recruitment and collaborations in cutting-edge research, the University of New South Wales, […]

Australia’s Trade with India

India and Australia have a strong and productive bilateral partnership. Underpinned by trade and investment, the scope of Australia’s relationship with India has increased in line with India’s rapid economic and strategic growth. Australian exports to India are on the rise, India is now Australia’s 4th biggest export market underlining the importance of India as […]

India-Australia free trade agreement soon?

By Rekha Bhattacharjee The long-pending free trade agreement with Australia is expected to be cleared with Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu’s visit to the country on June 26. The two countries are also expected to discuss ways to promote investments. The long-pending free trade agreement with Australia is expected to be cleared with Indian Commerce and Industry […]

Australia India Business Council (AIBC) EGM approves constitutional changes to help facilitate trade with India

During an Australia India Business Council (AIBC) Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) of members held on 5 April, 2018 in Sydney, members approved an historic transformation of the AIBC constitution to ensure a more business focused direction. The constitutional changes come ahead of the release of India Economic Strategy and have been approved to ensure that: […]

Day two in Mumbai

Premier Gladys Berejiklian met Sachin Tendulkar in Mumbai as they spoke about the upcoming 2020 World T20 being hosted by Australia and Sachin’s deep connections with Australia, including that the SCG is his favourite cricket ground outside of India. She visited young players with Greater Western Sydney Giants star Jess Dal Pos at St Columba Girls […]

India and Australia: Dynamic ties reach a new height

  By Rekha Bhattacharjee It was a 2008 review of the Indo-Australian bilateral relations by two University of Adelaide academics (Peter Mayer and Purnendra Jain) which gave us this apt descriptive phrase – silence punctuated by hiccups. If the media reports, and Australian government press releases, are to be believed, the hiccups would be soon […]

Prime Minister Turnbull and Gautam Adani Meet in New Delhi

Rekha Bhattacharjee The chairman of Adani Group and executives discussed with Prime Minister Turnbull On India’s growing need for energy. Adani group is seeking a $900 million dollar Federal government loan for a railway link to the Port. Malcolm Turnbull clearly told the group – even as prime minister it is outside his control –”That’s an […]

Door opens for Australian businesses in India

Asialink Business CEO, Mukund Narayanamurti Opportunities for Australian businesses looking to get a foot in the Indian market have never been greater, according to a leading authority on India’s commercial landscape. The message from Asialink Business CEO, Mukund Narayanamurti, comes ahead of the upcoming India Market Entry workshop, which will help local entrepreneurs plan their market strategies […]

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