ITA welcomes new Air Services agreement

A new deal between New Zealand and India should boost tourism and trade between the two countries, the government says. Transport Minister Simon Bridges on Sunday, May 1, signed a new air services agreement with Sanjiv Balyan, Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmer Welfare of India—the world’s second most populated nation. The ceremony at…

Make in India showcase brings in $219b investment

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ initiatives have caught the attention of global businesses. Launched in September 2014, ‘Make in India’ is an initiative aimed at making India a global manufacturing hub and thereby creating millions of jobs across the country. Under this initiative, the government has, in the last one year, announced…

Collaboration brings NZ-India business closer

New Zealand based India Trade Alliance (ITA) has begun 2016 strengthening links with two prominent business and industry bodies in India. ‘For NZ businesses to work closer with Indian counterparts, we need collaborative working relationship with our counterparts in India to lay a platform for Kiwi firms to be able to engage at business level’,…