India’s startup ecosystem is quickly maturing as new companies adapt technological solutions to local challenges and emerging markets.
Expats should take note of the identification documents and financial services that must be linked with the Aadhaar number if they hold residency in India.
In this issue of India Briefing magazine, we take a look at the bilateral and multilateral trade agreements and DTAAs that India has in place.
India and the Hong Kong entered into a double tax avoidance agreement on November 10, 2017. The DTAA will provide clarity regarding tax rates and tax jurisdictions; firms will now be taxed in only one of the signatory countries.
India’s automatic exchange of information pact (AEOI) with Switzerland will take force in 2018, and the first exchange of information will take place in 2019. This will boost India’s efforts to track black money and curb tax evasion.
India has released a 76 point National Trade Facilitation Action Plan (NTFAP), under the WTO’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA). This article discusses how the TFA will ease doing business in India, reduce trading costs, and boost exports and imports.
Early this November, India’s capital city, Delhi, was engulfed in a toxic smog for over a week. Here we explore some of the contributing factors behind the city’s worsening air quality, measures to tackle it, and the impact on businesses.
In the 2015 financial year, Italian companies invested US$334.7 million into India. In this article, we explain how India’s tier II cities are attracting Italian manufacturers, and highlight the active role Italy can play in India’s “Smart Cities” initiative.