◆We want to be identified with O2O commerce in India: Paytm
【New Delhi】Digital wallet and e-retailer Paytm, which claims it has 100 million users, is looking to enter the hyper-competitive food & grocery delivery space.
○Ratan Tata invests in pet care portal DogSpot.in
○Ratan Tata invests in UrbanClap（...続きを読む）
【New Delhi】The domestic passenger vehicle (PV) industry is in a sweeter spot compared to other leading economies.
○Maruti Vitara Brezza teased; global debut at Auto Expo 2016
○Tata-JLR becomes UK’s top automaker in 2015（...続きを読む）
◆India suspects nuclear security index a ploy to reveal country’s stockpile
【New Delhi】Even though India moved up two places in a somewhat controversial international ranking on nuclear security, the 2016 Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) security index was greeted here with derision.
○Pakistan's nuclear warheads aimed at deterring India: US report
○Pakistan to sell 8 JF-17 Thunder fighter jets to Sri Lanka, inks eight agreements（...続きを読む）
【Islamabad】Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif may meet next month in the US on the sidelines of a nuclear summit being hosted by President Barack Obama, a media report said on the 19th of February.
○U.S. and India consider joint patrols in South China Sea - U.S. official
○Ready to 'pay any price' for CPEC security: Pak army chief
○Japanese planes to be acquired for navy under 'buy global' clause（...続きを読む）
◆Minimum import price will protect steel industry; no relief for aluminium makers
【New Delhi】By imposing a minimum import price ranging from $341 to $752 a tonne on 173 steel products, the Centre has provided relief to domestic steel manufacturers who were hit by cheap imports and the global slowdown in commodity prices.
○Govt should take measures to curb Chinese aluminium imports: Hindalco MD
○Auto, FMCG majors feel the heat of slower African market（...続きを読む）
【ニューデリー】産業政策振興局(DIPP:Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion)の提案が認められると、今やその多くがユニコーン(一角獣:市場価値１０億米ドル以上の企業)と評されるＥコマース企業に対する１００％の外国直接投資(FDI:foreign direct investment)が可能になる。
【新德里】今天，不少电子商务公司已经成为市价10亿美元以上的独角兽(unicorn)。工业政策与促进署(DIPP:Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion)已经提议，应许电子商务公司引入100%外国直接投资。
◆DIPP pushes for 100% FDI in marketplace e-tail
【New Delhi】E-commerce companies, many of them unicorns (valued at $1 billion or more), could get full foreign direct investment (FDI) if a proposal of Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) passes muster.
○IT leaders to set tone for growth agenda as Nasscom summit（...続きを読む）
【ニューデリー】新明和工業株式会社製水陸両用救難飛行艇マーク２(US-2i：Utility Seaplane Mark 2)１５機のインドへの輸出計画は、最終ユーザーのインド海軍が、高額で、直ちに必要の装備でもないと見ていることから、短期的に実現する可能性は薄い。
◆India likely to put on hold purchase of Japanese plane
【New Delhi】Sale of 15 US-2i (Utility Seaplane Mark 2) amphibious aircraft from ShinMaywa Industries, Japan, to India is unlikely to materialise soon as the Indian Navy, the end user, finds it overpriced and not of immediate requirement.
○Government likely to pay Rs 58k cr for Rafale jets
○Govt sitting on proposals to sell BrahMos missile（...続きを読む）
◆Jaitley tells G20 to avoid competitive devaluation
【Washington】Pitching for more coordinated effort by G20 to boost global growth, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that countries must avoid trade protectionist measures and refrain from competitive devaluations of currency as greater focus must be on public investment.
○India's growth spillover unlikely outside South Asia: IMF
○India fastest growing services economy: CII-KPMG report（...続きを読む）
◆What can be expected from PM Modi's visit Iran this month?
【New Delhi】The government is pursuing a two pronged strategy on diversifying sources, while trying to cut energy dependence, says Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, during an interview with The Hindu in New Delhi ahead of PM Modi’s visit to Iran later this month.
○Govt allows Iranian oil firm to buy office in Mumbai
○India looking at Iran-like solution for $100m million payment crisis with Venezuela（...続きを読む）
【New Delhi】India’s merchandise exports fell in April for a 17th month, and at a sharper pace than in March. The earlier longest declining streak was for nine months, during the 2008-09 global financial meltdown.
○India-Japan ties: Growing interest as bilateral trade doubles in past 10 years
○Barack Obama to make historic Hiroshima visit：The Hindu U.S Correspondent（...続きを読む）
【タシケント】インドは６月２４日、『北大西洋条約機構(NATO)』に対抗するものと目される強力な安全保障グループ『上海協力機構(SCO:Shanghai Cooperation Organisation)』にアクセスする手続きを開始するための重要書類『責務覚書(Memorandum of Obligations)』に調印した。
【塔什干】印度于6月24日签署上海合作组织(SCO:Shanghai Cooperation Organisation)的义务备忘录(Memorandum of Obligations)。上合组织是日益被视为抗衡北约(NATO)的一个强大的安全分组。义务备忘录则是开始加入上合组织手续的重要文件。
◆India signs MoU kick-starting the process of its accession to SCO
【Tashkent】India on the 24th of June signed Memorandum of Obligations - a key document - kick starting the process of its accession to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, a powerful security grouping increasingly seen as a counterweight to NATO.
○Modi, Putin vow to take forward India-Russia ties （...続きを読む）
◆India well prepared to deal with Brexit impact: Jaitley
【New Delhi】Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on the 24th of June said India is well prepared to deal with the short and medium-term consequences of Brexit and continues to be a good option for investors. Jaitley, who is on an official tour of China, stepped in to soothe domestic investors and talk up markets that are registering significant volatility after the UK referendum showed that a majority wanted to leave the European
○How Brexit may have birthed a windfall for India
○So, who is virtually immune from Brexit carnage in India? Here’s who and why ?
○Brexit may bring new opportunities for Indians in UK
○Dream home in U.K. may turn reality for uber rich（...続きを読む）
【Mumbai】The prospects of Britain's exit from the European Union (EU) have come as a rude shock to Indian companies, as they are likely to face lower sales, increased cost of operations, immigration barriers for their employees and a fall in export earnings.
○Brexit blues for Indian exports; here’s how
○Brexit: Indian diaspora fears loss of jobs（...続きを読む）
◆Brexit: Cataclysmic shock， but here’s what India must do
【New Delhi】This summer is turning out to be an extremely eventful one. Britain has voted to leave the European Union—a result that appears to have been unexpected by many. While this may have many (unintended) near- and long-term consequences for broader economic growth, corporate financials, and asset allocation, including equity performance, in this report, we focus on one more immediate factor: GBP volatility.
○Brexit & India; Here’s what you must know
○Look! Brexit has thrown up wonderful opportunity for Indian equity investors（...続きを読む）
【Mumbai】It was a sombre mood at the boardrooms of Indian companies with a lot of exposure in Britain and in the European Union (EU). Tata Motors, Tata Steel Europe, Motherson Sumi, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Infosys are expected to face the brunt of Brexit, due to their exposure to the region and volatility in currency values.
○How Brexit wrought carnage for India’s UK linked companies
○How Brexit pushed fund managers into corner, cost India $92 mn（...続きを読む）
【ニューデリー】確かにブレクジットは、グローバル化に対する最新の脅威だが、７月１２日に催されたインド経済フォーラム(India Policy Forum Lecture)で講演したインド政府のアービンド・スブラマニアン主任経済顧問(CEA:chief economic advisor)によると、１９８０年代の１８％から２００８年の
【新德里】虽然‘英国退欧(Brexit)’是可以说，对全球化(globalisation)潮流成为最新的威胁，不过，印度政府首席经济顾问阿文德·萨勃拉曼尼亚却在于7月12日举办的印度政策论坛讲座上指出，从1980年代的18%上升到2008年的25%的出口导向型国内生产(exports-to-GDP)，就是，超全球化(hyper-globalisation)时代毁灭的种子事实上已经在他所谓的‘西方削弱和其它地方上升(weakening West and the rising rest)’的过程中出现。
◆Why a slowing west means a dramatic shift in India’s strategy
【New Delhi】Though Brexit is the latest threat to globalisation, as chief economic advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian pointed out at the India Policy Forum Lecture on Tuesday, the seeds of the destruction of the era of hyper-globalisation—exports-to-GDP rose to over 25% in 2008 as compared to 18% in the 1980s boom—lay in the fact that this phase coincided with what he called the weakening West and the rising rest.
○Show me how inflation is low: Rajan on 'dialogues' by critics
○Jaitley questions high interest rates on savings（...続きを読む）
【バーゼル／ニューデリー】国際決済銀行(BIS:Bank for International Settlements)によると、インドは主要経済体の中では、金融危機に対する脆弱性が比較的軽微だが、隣国の中国はより大きなリスクに晒されている。