India is projected to be the world’s most populous country by 2025. While the country offers incomparable business opportunities because of its huge market size, the demographic dynamics also create considerable challenges in terms of infrastructure needs. ARSHA Consulting takes you through the challenges and opportunities of Indian’s urbanization process. According to the l ...

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Doing business in India is not easy… but possible. To succeed, it is crucial to understand the underlying Indian culture of business. That means being able to build a relationship of trust with your audience, whether they are customers, clients, partners. ARSHA Consulting provides you tips to break into the Indian business world. "I don't feel India has been particularly frustr ...

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For those who are patient and persistent, the Indian market offers a wide range of opportunities, from the investment perspective, supply of provisions, as well as distribution of goods on this gigantic and growing market. Nevertheless, as Simon Avery explained it recently in the Globe and Mail, a few critical elements need to be taken into account before starting off. Without ...

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Despite undeniable progress, India is a country where it remains quite difficult to do business, as evidenced by the World Bank’s ranking. Yet, there are glimmers of hope! The Ease of doing business index, compiled by the World Bank indicates the ease – or difficulty – of doing business in different countries of the world. For example, the United States earns a score of 7, whil ...

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Let’s not hide the reality: sourcing in developing countries is always a challenge, and sourcing in India is no exception. It could even be more complex because India does not have the best reputation in terms of quality and reliability, especially when we talk about respecting deadlines. With some humour, they call their IST time zone, for India Standard Time, the Indian Stret ...

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Arsha Consulting is proud to be a member of the OSCI since February 2015.As explained on their website, the OSCI, Opérateurs Spécialistes du Commerce International, is the French Federation of Entrepreneurs in International Trade. It includes the Sociétés d’Accompagnement à l’International (SAI), (International Accompaniment Companies) the Sociétés de Gestion Export (SGE) (Expo ...

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2015 is projected as the year when Global trade will return to its 20-year average of 5.3%. Many emerging economies including India are expected to contribute majorly to this growth. No wonder, a look at the list of trade shows in India will reveal the brighter and positive side of the country. So, before making your business travel plan for this year, check out the Top 4 trade ...

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TBC-World Group, the French-Canadian company that owns Arsha Consulting, has recently launched a comprehensive web directory of the best international trade fairs in South Asia called   SouthAsiaTradeShows.com Free of charge, this online guide presents relevant and up-to-date information on trade shows and B2B events across six Asian countries: India, Sri Lanka, Banglades ...

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