Billionaire Gautam Adani says China will feel increasingly isolated

SINGAPORE – Billionaire Gautam Adani said China will feel increasingly isolated as rising nationalism, shifts in supply chains and technology curbs threaten the world’s second-biggest economy. China’s Belt and Road Initiative has run into resistance in many countries, challenging Beijing’s global ambitions, the world’s third-richest man told a conference in Singapore on Tuesday. The property […]

US pushes for ‘constructive’ India-Pakistan relations

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said late on Monday he had discussed with his Pakistani counterpart what he called managing a responsible relationship with neighbouring India. Mr Blinken’s comments came after India’s defence and foreign ministers opposed a US decision to provide a support package of about US$450 million (S$645.66 […]

Heavy rain in India brings floods to business district near capital

GURUGRAM – Authorities in a suburb of the Indian capital where many companies have offices and executives have their homes, ordered schools to close and urged residents to work from home on Friday after heavy rain brought widespread flooding. Television news and social media platforms broadcast pictures of submerged vehicles on the flooded roads of […]

New ministerial roundtable will enable Singapore, India to boost ties across many fronts: DPM Wong

NEW DELHI – The new high-level roundtable between Singapore and India will enable both countries to strengthen their relationship across many fronts and find mutual benefits by working together, Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong said on Tuesday. Both sides have agreed on several new areas of cooperation, including food and energy security, green technology particularly green […]

Mark your calendar to be a part India’s most comprehensive trade fair for the BFSI Tech & Fintech sector

MUMBAI, INDIA, Sep 20, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The BFSI & Fintech sector in India has gone through a significant expansion over the last few years witnessing a massive move towards digitization and the pandemic has accelerated the adoption of various digital technologies, processes and systems. With the pandemic adversely affecting the […]

India is running out of weapons to deter China, Pakistan due to Modi order

NEW DELHI – Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s push to boost domestic manufacturing of defence systems is leaving India vulnerable to persistent threats from China and Pakistan, according to officials with knowledge of the matter. India’s air force, army and navy can no longer import some critical weapons systems to replace ageing ones, the officials said. […]

Hitachi Receives 40 High-Speed Elevators Order from Unity Group for “The Amaryllis” in Delhi, India

NEW DELHI, Sep 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced that Hitachi Building Systems Co., Ltd. and Hitachi Lift India Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. which operates sales, installation, and maintenance of elevators and escalators in India, have received an order for 40 units of high-speed […]

IBEX India 2023 all set to bridge the BFSI sector with technologies once again

MUMBAI, INDIA, Aug 23, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The 10th edition of IBEX, India’s most comprehensive BFSI Tech & Fintech Trade fair & Conference, is being organised from 19-21 January 2023 at Mumbai. COVID-19 has resulted in substantial changes in banking, such as reduced visits to banks, social distancing, adaptation to digital […]