Pinned: Friday, 29 April 2016
Special Report: India-Africa Trade: A Billion Opportunities
India and Africa account for one third of humanity and nearly one fourth of the world’s total land mass. Both India and Africa complement each other in terms of resources and needs. Rajya Sabha TV explores the business potential of African countries and the problems faced by Indian businesses while expanding business in Africa. The report is done in the backdrop of the third edition of India Africa Forum Summit 2015, which is considered as one of the largest gathering of African countries outside Africa as all 54 countries are represented in the summit. India and Africa share their struggle against oppression and colonial rule, historical cultural and trade links and the vision for a prosperous future by working together. India and Africa are natural friends and partners even beyond business and trade. Programme includes views of: Rajya Vardhan Kanoria, CMD, Kanoria Chemicals and Industries and former president of FICCI ; Ambuj Chaturvedi, Executive Director, Overseas Infrastructure Alliance and Head of Assocham’s Africa Desk ; Ambassador Rajiv Bhatia, former head of mission at South Africa, Lesotho and Kenya ; Ambassador HHS Viswanathan, former head of mission to Nigeria, Niger, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Cameroon and Chad.