Prime Minister Modi in Washington, To Meet Obama, CEOs

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Washington today, June 6,  for his seventh meeting with Barack Obama in just 24 months.  He begins his visit by laying a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery.


On Tuesday, Modi will speak at the U.S. India Business Council‘s Leadership Summit, participate in a CEO Round Table and then go on to address both houses of Congress in a joint session.

“India became the top global Foreign Direct Investment destination in 2015 – attracting $63 billion – fueled by Prime Minister  Modi’s ability to attract foreign investors and to build a globally competitive environment in India,” according to USIBC President Mukesh Aghi.

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California-based management consultant Gunjan Bagla runs Amritt, a consulting firm helping American companies to succeed in India. Amritt is the trusted advisor for India market research, India business development, India market entry, Global Engineering, Global Technology Scouting, India R&D and Open Innovation. Gunjan is author of "Business in 21st Century India: How to Profit Today from Tomorrow’s Most Exciting Market" (Hachette Book Group, 2008), Amazon's top rated title on the subject. He has appeared as the India Expert on BBC Television, Bloomberg TV, Fox Cable Business and has been quoted in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Hollywood Reporter and Business Week for his expertise on India.


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