India recently became the sixth largest economy in the world in terms of gross domestic product at $2.597 tr according to 2017 figures of World Bank. World Bank gave the credit to reforms undertaken by Modi’s government, a huge endorsement of pro market reforms of the government. Continue reading
Educate Girls, a nonprofit organization based in India, is empowering women in rural India through increased access to quality education to cut gender inequality. Educate Girls is also the first nonprofit or any organization in India to use Social Impact Bonds to proliferate pay for success as a model for delivering a measurable and sustainable social impact. Continue reading
Buddha “Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.”
It is very heartening that Mr. Modi is taking a very moderate and middle path between the US and China as a foreign policy. The relations between China and India go back to more than 2000 years considering the cultural ties between the two countries. Continue reading
Ant Financial backed by Jack Ma of Alibaba fame was recently valued at $150bn in a venture capital round, making it one of the most exciting and creative fintech start-up companies in the world. Ant Financial owns Ali Pay, one of China’s largest payment platform. According to an article published in Seeking Alpha, China leads in mobile payments with estimates at $5.5tr and strides over any other country in the world. Jack Ma is also one of the biggest philanthropists in the world and a bellwether philanthropic entrepreneur icon for China. Continue reading
Today is Raksha Bandhan Day in India. Sisters tie a Rakhi on brother’s hand which is a symbolic tie of love and respect between brothers and sisters. It means a solemn promise on behalf of the brother to protect his sister. (Raksha means to protect in Hindi). The new innovation in Rakhi is an online tech Rakhi which my sister sent me yesterday.
If picture speaks more than a thousand words, a well documented video speaks more than a million words.
AADHAAR Card initiative in India under Prime Minister Narendra Modi is one of the best examples of financial inclusion.
Lets watch this informative and insightful video.