India’s burgeoning progress has meant that the country today is the world’s third largest producer of carbon emissions. Recognising its need for clean growth, the country in the last decade has made renewable energy generation a key priority.
Bonjour, Namaste: Paris-based Louvre Hotels Group and Sarovar Hotels merge to conquer the hospitality space
Louvre Hotels is no stranger to India, for the group has been present in the subcontinent since 2007, managing 22 hotels before this merger with the Sarovar Group.
Doing Business in India: The Rise of Tier-II and Tier-III Cities
There are few markets in the world that are as exciting and promising as India. But the Indian landscape can be equally challenging and riddled with idiosyncrasies. We’re exploring these unique aspects of India in our series on ‘Doing Business in India’ to help newer businesses understand this market.
A Guide to Business Negotiation in India
Here are a few things to keep in mind while entering business negotiations with an Indian player
French Cosmetic Brands Bullish on India – Part 1
From L'Oréal, Clarins, L’Occitane, Chanel, and Dior to the Sephora chain of stores, French cosmetic brands are wooing Indian customers who have, slowly but surely, begun gravitating from mass market to more premium branded products for skin care and makeup. In this two-part story, we look at the latest entrants to this space, and help identify a few market trends in the sector.
French Fashion Brands in India - the most promising retail market in the world
A recent A.T. Kearney report pegged India as the “most promising retail market in the world”. The report helps gauge the best opportunities for retail investments globally and ranks 30 developing countries by their market attractiveness.
Interview with a Restaurant Owner on why and how imported kitchen equipment is gaining popularity in Indian restaurants
We speak to Bangalore-based Chef and Restaurant Owner Gautam Krishnankutty who is busy opening a brand new charcuterie in the city. The Smoke Company is his second venture, after the very successful Cafe Thulp brand of burger joints that dot the city.
Doing Business in India: Price Competitiveness
The unprecedented spurt of international businesses in India suggests that everyone wants a piece of the pie, and rightfully so. Few markets in the world are as large or offer such diverse opportunities for growth as India does. Breaking into the complex Indian market also gives companies the confidence to expand to rest of South Asia.
How French Automobile Majors are scripting a success story in India - one of the most demanding markets in the world
India is poised to become the third largest passenger-vehicle market in the world, and is growing at a steady clip, making it an outlier in a globally slow-moving automotive market.
A tête-à-tête with CGH Earth Hotels on sustainable luxury
CGH Earth offers luxury travel experiences across 17 properties in three states in India. The brand is synonymous with experiential vacations with a focus on sustainability, heritage, wellness and nature. CGH Earth has successfully pioneered responsible tourism in India. We spoke to them about the rise of conscious travel in India and their property in SwaSwara, in Gokarna, Karnataka.