“I’ve urged them to open R&D centres in India as we’re going to be the hub of information and innovation for the following 2-3 many years. Given the success of digital India, a vibrant startup ecosystem, enhancing infrastructure and a steady macro-economic coverage regime, India has emerged as essentially the most engaging funding vacation spot,” Jain advised PTI.
Throughout Might 23-25 at WEF meet, the secretary additionally participated in a number of periods together with on Inexperienced Public Procurement, and Joint Governors Coverage Assembly on Internet Zero Infrastructure.
Along with this, he additionally chaired periods on the India Lounge on reworking the nation’s vitality ambitions to motion; realising its digital economic system; and constructing unicorns in India.
MNCs with which the secretary held one-on-one assembly included Marsh McLennan,
, Nokia, UPS, Royal Philips, Prosus/ Naspers, and Anheuser-Busch InBe, Roche Diagnostics, LEGO, , Generali, Vestas, Michelin, and Signify.
Jain stated the WEF put ahead the India story in a single voice with the central, state and the enterprise leaderships coming collectively to challenge India as a sexy funding vacation spot.
In a session on startups, he acknowledged that India has a robust startup ecosystem with third highest unicorns.
He emphasised that India was a hub for frugal innovation and for the following 2-3 many years, it was going to be a sexy funding vacation spot.
The Indian Ministerial delegation consisted of Commerce and Trade Minister Piyush Goyal, Well being Minister Mansukhlal Mandaviya, and Petroleum and Pure Fuel, Housing and City Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri.