7 Reasons to Invest in India

India is one of the largest developing economies in the world. The country’s immense population, coupled with its rapidly growing middle class and significant backlog of infrastructure projects, has enabled it to maintain a high GDP growth rate over recent years.Factors such as the availability of skilled manpower, abundant natural resources, strategic location and government […]

India’s Infrastructure Industry: A Promising Investment Opportunity

  As India continues its long and winding journey towards achieving superpower status, the infrastructure sector is playing an increasingly prominent role in its progress. Earlier this year, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stated that export competitiveness cannot be determined by currency alone, and would greatly benefit from improved infrastructure and logistics. The government has initiated a number […]

Railways to allow corporates to run own freight trains, move may pave way for private passenger trains

Indian Railways will soon allow private companies to run freight trains from their own private terminals, a move which could potentially break the monopoly of the national transporter on the country’s rail roads. Companies from sectors such as cement, steel, auto, logistics, grains, chemicals and fertilisers have evinced interest in having their own fleet under […]

8 Interesting Facts about the Sustainable and Renewable Energy Landscape in UAE

As per the World Bank, UAE is the eighth largest emitter of greenhouse gas and CO2 emissions per capita. The country is attempting to diversify its economy to reduce its dependence on oil, and is consequently actively promoting green technology. In April 2006, Abu Dhabi launched Masdar, a diversified, multi-billion dollar company that researches, develops and commercialises […]

India seeks UAE investment for modernising its rail network

India will invest $ 140 billion to modernise its rail network over the next five years and is in talks with UAE-based sovereign wealth funds, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has said. “Of the $ 140 billion we will be investing over the next five years, the majority will go towards India’s modernisation efforts, the introduction […]

4 Industry Sectors in UAE that Present Huge Opportunities for Investors

The UAE government is committed to developing its non-oil sectors in a bid to diversify its economy. It has made giant strides in this regard, and is undertaking initiatives to boost various sectors. It is also making significant efforts to attract foreign investments. Akber Naqvi, Executive Director of Al Masah Capital, identifies four sectors that are particularly […]

7 Reasons Why UAE-India Ties Are at an All-Time High

H.H. Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan visited India in January and was the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations. His visit was viewed as a sign of strengthening bilateral relations, with the two countries signing 14 strategic agreements related to energy, economy and trade.   UAE currently hosts the largest Indian community overseas, […]

UAE Based payment solution provider OMA Emirates announces Indian operations

Leading United Arab Emirates based payment solutions provider OMA Emirates announced its strategic entry in India on Friday. The company currently has a presence in the Middle East, Europe and select parts of Asia. The immediate Indian operations will commence with sales, business development, and marketing along with the acquisition of mPOS solutions company MobiSwipe. […]