Demonetisation – A Process

And for a Friday in Demonetised Mumbai…. some thoughts…. PROCESS is very important. Let’s recollect Winston Churchill, Feb 1931, “The loss of India would be Final and fatal to us. It could be a PROCESS that would reduce us to the scab of a Minor Power”. Brexit ensures the Final nail in the PROCESS. Brexit,…

Kerala Dubai And Gujarat Dubai – Utopian?

And for a hectic Friday… from the SICC Annual Conference at the Taj Bangalore…. to…. The Raffles in Dubai….. some thoughts…. Switzerland and GCC have about the same population, 8 milllion but the Gulf is 51{aff5a224634bf574f692c8c7d068a0713fecca4ea38a30d3005107227dbb12e7} South Asians of whom 50{aff5a224634bf574f692c8c7d068a0713fecca4ea38a30d3005107227dbb12e7} are Mallus. SICC – (Swiss India Chamber of Commerce) has more than 250 member…

Demonetisation – The Day After

And for a Friday in the midst of the most significant reform in Independent India…. Demonetisation…. some thoughts…. Everyone is unanimous that black money be eliminated and is supportive of the PM for his absolutely daring decision. But, as to be expected in such a vast and complex country like India which operates more than…

Grameenkoota – Making A Difference

And for an action packed Friday – Launch of ICAT at the Taj Mahal Mumbai. Some thoughts…. I am amazed at the childlike enthu and the incredible motivational skills of Nobel Laureate Dr. Mohammad Yunus who arrived from Paris into Mumbai and charmed every one along. For the first time, large corporates in India will…