Press Esc to close
Saturday 21 January 2017
News updated at 6:49 PM IST
Weather
Max: 28.9°C
Min : 15.3°C
In Bengaluru
Sunny day

'Time for India, China tie-up for growth'

Bangalore, Dec 6, 2012, DHNS :
Prof Pankaj Chandra, Director, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB), on Thursday said industrial development in India is strongly dependent on the manufacturing sector and it was high time the country scaled up its manufacturing sector to global opportunities.

Speaking at a meet attended by members from the Indian and Chinese academia, the IIMB director said India and China have a great chance and scope to collaborate in manufacturing-based trade and practices.

Other areas


“Apart from manufacturing, both India and China should explore opportunities in agri-business, embedded systems, science parks and green technology,” he said.

Professor Chandra, however cautioned that, unlike in the past, such a collaboration between the two countries should move away from investments in infrastructure projects to production-based openings situated in India.

The two-day seminar was jointly organised by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC), Bangalore and the Sichuan Academy of Social Sciences (SASS), China.

Professor Guo Xiaoming, vice-president, SASS, said the two economic powers in the world, India and China, have many similarities in the path traversed so far. “It’s high time both the countries join hands at a time when there is more need to grow,” he added.

 

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
American citizens attend a vigil for democracy and to pay a tribute to former U.S. President...

American citizens attend a vigil for democracy and to pay a tribute to former U.S. President...

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama pose with President-elect Donald Trump...

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama pose with President-elect Donald Trump...

Barron Trump and Eric Trump arrive for inauguration ceremonies...

Barron Trump and Eric Trump arrive for inauguration ceremonies...

President Donald Trump walks with first lady Melania Trump after walking...

President Donald Trump walks with first lady Melania Trump after walking...

Incoming VP Pence, President-elect Trump, outgoing President Obama and outgoing VP Biden...

Incoming VP Pence, President-elect Trump, outgoing President Obama and outgoing VP Biden...

Army officers stand on Indian Army's Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launcher system...

Army officers stand on Indian Army's Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launcher system...

75,000 people gather for a mass protest to support Jallikattu in Coimbatore...

75,000 people gather for a mass protest to support Jallikattu in Coimbatore...

Students of an art school apply finishing touches to a portrait of President elect Donald Trump...

Students of an art school apply finishing touches to a portrait of President elect Donald Trump...

A worker removes snow from the roof of a hotel on a sunny day in Gulmarg, west of Srinagar...

A worker removes snow from the roof of a hotel on a sunny day in Gulmarg, west of Srinagar...

President Pranab Mukherjee with West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, Chief Minister...

President Pranab Mukherjee with West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi, Chief Minister...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2014, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523