South Asia – the Untapped Growth Region

South Asia is a huge geographical area with a combined population of more than 1.6 billion. Nearly 50% of South Asians are below the age of 23 and there is no lack of educated professionals, skilled labor and cheap workforce.

South Asia – the Untapped Growth Region

Ganser delivers systems for Indian State Railways

The Winterthur-based company – a pioneer in the field of common-rail injection technology for diesel engines – delivers systems for diesel locomotives of the Indian State Railways.

Ganser delivers systems for Indian State Railways
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Indian government launches eBiz portal as a one-stop shop for setting up new companies

The Indian government has launched a government-to-business portal which offers 11 services from six different ministries and agencies under one URL. More…

India relaxing investment rules in the medtech sector

Foreign investments in the construction of new factories and plants for manufacturing medical devices, equipment or apparatus are to be exempted from all restrictive regulations in India. More…

India facilitating foreign direct investments in the construction industry

India wants to build 100 "smart cities" in the next few years and is pressing ahead with the nationwide construction of affordable housing. This cannot be achieved without investment from abroad, which is why the Modi government has recently amended fundamental sections of the relevant provisions and has significantly reduced the barriers to foreign direct investments in the construction industry. More…

India: Follow the patenting process in real time online

India's patenting procedures very frequently face harsh criticism, time and time again resulting in legal disputes. Not a good advertisement for India as a business location. Greater transparency is required. A new app is designed to help. This new app makes it possible to follow the process of dealing with each individual patent application at every stage and in real time. More…

Swiss households enjoy the world’s highest level of wealth

Global wealth has reached its all-time high with 251,200 Billion Swiss Francs. Switzerland is again leading the ranking of average per capita wealth. More…

Make in India: New initiative to promote India as a production site

India wants to become one of the world's leading locations for the manufacturing sector. The recently launched initiative “Make in India” is intended to pave the way for this and, above all, to make it easier for foreign companies and investors to enter the Indian market. More…

India: Uniform sales tax on track

India: Uniform sales tax on track
As promised by Prime Minister Modi, India is pushing forward with the introduction of a uniform sales tax (Goods and Services Tax, GST) with renewed vigour. The parties are still not agreed in all respects, but have already made a great deal of progress towards reaching agreement. More…

Processed, pre-prepared, frozen: India’s increasingly westernised eating habits

Processed, pre-prepared, frozen: India’s increasingly westernised eating habits
Food consumption in India is growing at an average of 5% per year. The food market is estimated to be nearly $50 billion, and by 2018 could even be as high as $62 billion. Imported foods are regarded as particularly high value and sophisticated, and are in correspondingly high demand. More…


Country Information India

Country Information India
Useful addresses for Swiss companies who have dealings with India. Tips for everyday business and social life in India. Laws and regulations to be observed in trade with India. Overview of the major business sectors. More…

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