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Indian economy and beyond Analyses & Assessments

Indian economy and beyond

Synergia Foundation in collaboration with the Harvard Business School organized a round-table discussion on the topic ‘Budget & Beyond: What Next...

Budget & Beyond: What next for the Indian Economy? Analyses & Assessments

Budget & Beyond: What next for the Indian Economy?

In February 2017, Synergia Forum hosted Prof. Narendar Pani, National Institute of Advanced Studies; and Dr. Parthasarathi Shome, advisor to the...

Choke Points - Food & Nutritional Security Analyses & Assessments

Choke Points - Food & Nutritional Security

The Synergia Foundation jointly organized a round table discussion along with the Agriculture department, Government of Karnataka on ‘Choke Points:...

What about public healthcare in India? Analyses & Assessments

What about public healthcare in India?

The Indian government has introduced an ambitious new healthcare plan that aims to cover the medical care for 500,000 people in the country. The...

Security a must for economic growth Analyses & Assessments

Security a must for economic growth

The economy of a nation can only progress and grow if it can secure itself from multiple threat vectors that can derail its sovereignty. Suresh...

India is more business-friendly Analyses & Assessments

India is more business-friendly

India has jumped 30 spots and has been ranked 100 in World Ease of Doing Business index for 2018. This has been attributed to a series of reforms...

Betting on solar Analyses & Assessments

Betting on solar

In October 2017, State Bank of India, sanctioned loans worth $357 million to seven companies for installations of solar rooftops with aggregate...

Record high oil imports Analyses & Assessments

Record high oil imports

India’s oil imports have hit a record high in September 2017 as the nation imported 4.83 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil..

Reviving Indian economy Analyses & Assessments

Reviving Indian economy

The Indian economy continues to struggle as its growth has diminished in 2017. The International Monetary Fund has downgraded its growth rate for...

Inflation vs Interest Analyses & Assessments

Inflation vs Interest

The Reserve Bank of India kept has key repo interest rates unchanged as they have forecasted that widely inflation would accelerate beyond its 4%...

Island of calm Analyses & Assessments

Island of calm

Located roughly three hours from New Delhi & Neemrana, an industrial estate in Rajasthan, provides Japanese companies with largely uninterrupted...

Relocating F-16 Production to India Analyses & Assessments

Relocating F-16 Production to India

Lockheed Martin announced in advance of a U.S. visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi that it had struck a joint-venture agreement with Tata...

Will GST cause chaos? Analyses & Assessments

Will GST cause chaos?

On 1st July 2017 India will adopt the Goods and Service Tax, a new tax code, which would turn India into a single market. As India approaches the...

Market access vs manufacturing Analyses & Assessments

Market access vs manufacturing

When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi came into power, he vowed to companies and businesses in India and across the world that India will become a...

Hard negotiations Analyses & Assessments

Hard negotiations

head of Modi visit, a group of US lawmakers have backed medical device makers by urging India to reconsider its decision to reduce prices of heart...

Make families pay        Analyses & Assessments

Make families pay

From July 1 of this year, Saudi Arabia will be collecting a new tax from expatriates and their dependents. The tax, which has been called ‘family tax...

India-Middle East - A New Dimension Analyses & Assessments

India-Middle East - A New Dimension

On 10th June, at Synergia forum, a talk was given by Ambassador Talmiz Ahmad centering on ‘Turmoil and Terror in West Asia, PS Raghavan gave his...

Coca Cola the agriculture investor Analyses & Assessments

Coca Cola the agriculture investor

The world renowned beverage company, Coca Cola is all set to invest Rs 11,000 crore rupees in the next five years in the agricultural ecosystem of...

India’s Energy Targets Achieved by China? Analyses & Assessments

India’s Energy Targets Achieved by China?

As India trails its journey towards a renewable energy program, the Country’s biggest solar equipment makers are undergoing a financial loss because...

Is India’s Economy Still Clocking In? Analyses & Assessments

Is India’s Economy Still Clocking In?

The Shock Therapy induced by the Narendra Modi’s government on Novemder 8th, 2017 cut 86 % of cash circulation overnight which deeply affected...