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The official bilateral UK-India Trade Review: An analysis

Earlier today, Unearthed released a copy of the official bilateral UK-India Trade Review, prepared for Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) on 11 January 2018. The document has been described as a key text for the new UK-India trade partnership announced in April at the…

UK-India Trade
Outlook for UK-India trade post Brexit positive, in spite of clouds

It wasn’t supposed to be like this. As Brexiteers celebrated a wholly unexpected result the morning after the Brexit vote, the country was supposed to free itself the shackles of the European Union and go forth and trade with the rest of the world like…

bioConclave 2018 review
bioConclave 2018 review

The annual bioConclave concluded on 26th June 2018 in Liverpool, part of the Heath and Life Sciences Day at the International Business Festival.  You can see some of the pictures here.

University Ranking
What drives global rankings for universities?

After acquiring a place in the top 200 universities of the world, IIT-Bombay has become India's best university, according to the latest edition of QS World University Rankings released on June 6, 2018. In total, 24 Indian universities are part of the QS ranking this…

clinical research
Putting the patient at the centre of clinical research

The increasing use of RWD – Real World Data – is being driven by legislators, regulators and pricing bodies across the world. They are increasingly requiring companies and health systems to demonstrate the true real-world value and impact of their treatments, pathways, devices, and medications…

CLI2018 review: Tech is coming, but it’s not quite there yet

Technology brings disruption at an incredible rate. What wasn’t possible just a year or two ago, is now possible today. And yet, AI as a tool isn’t quite there yet for widespread adoption but will evolve over time to become increasingly more important. But legal…

The financial markets revolution
Breakfast Briefing: The financial markets revolution in India

Within a decade, GIFT City in India will be a location where the price of some of the largest internationally traded products will be decided. That was the vision, set by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, outlined in a special Breakfast Briefing organised by financial…

ICC and techUk
EPG facilitates ICC-techUk MoU

The UK’s technology trade association techUK and East India’s premier business chamber the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) agreed to facilitate two-way technology collaborations between British and Indian companies, with a special focus on West Bengal, through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today.  …

Where will the UK’s post-Brexit trade come from?
Where will the UK’s post-Brexit trade come from?

A relationship that started in 1972 after a year of negotiations between Britain’s Conservative prime minister Edward Heath and European leaders, embarked on its formal demise on 23 June 2016, when 51.9% of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. One of the…

Kolkata can become an innovation hub if it addresses a perception gap

Think Indian IT hub and Bengaluru, Gurgaon and others come to mind. Kolkata was once a flourishing economy and the country’s industrial engine, but in recent decades, that economic might has faded. Now a new initiative, spearheaded by the Kolkata 4.0 Foundation, a not-for-profit initiative…

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