India shaping up as global giant in technology

Delhi, along with other Indian cities, is growing at an accelerating rate. Bloomberg predicts that the economy of Delhi will be 50% bigger in 2021 than it was at the end of 2016.

President Modi’s claims to build the new startup capital of the world are starting to show progress with India now being the third largest hub of startup activity after the US and UK.

Tech firms like SAP and Oracle are funding startup support programs whilst Boeing is in talks with Indian companies on everything from digital technologies to drones and aerospace services.

Read more: Bloomberg / Financial Express / Livemint

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This story is taken from the 11 August 2017 edition of The Warren Centre’s Prototype newsletter. Sign up for the Prototype here.