Press Esc to close
Saturday 05 September 2015
News updated at 5:33 PM IST
Weather
Max: 31.7°C
Min : 21.3°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
People travelling on the roof a passenger train to particapte in Janmashtami festival in Mathura...

People travelling on the roof a passenger train to particapte in Janmashtami festival in Mathura...

Sachin Tendulkar attends the Isha Gramothsavam, a rural revitalization programme in Coimbatore...

Sachin Tendulkar attends the Isha Gramothsavam, a rural revitalization programme in Coimbatore...

Forest officials welcome first batch of Dasara elephants...

Forest officials welcome first batch of Dasara elephants...

Traditional Yakshagana artist performs dance...

Traditional Yakshagana artist performs dance...

People buying Lord Krishna idols on the eve of Sri Krishna Janmashthami...

People buying Lord Krishna idols on the eve of Sri Krishna Janmashthami...

A view of heavy traffic jam on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway in Gurgaon on Friday...

A view of heavy traffic jam on Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway in Gurgaon on Friday...

One horned rhinoceros at a submerged area of the Kaziranga National Park in Assam...

One horned rhinoceros at a submerged area of the Kaziranga National Park in Assam...

Students from various parts of Karnataka perform Group Dance during the Samskrutika Habba...

Students from various parts of Karnataka perform Group Dance during the Samskrutika Habba...

Chennai- Mangalore Express derailment...

Chennai- Mangalore Express derailment...

Ducks on top of a submerged house in a flood affected village near Kaziranga...

Ducks on top of a submerged house in a flood affected village near Kaziranga...

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