Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

02 Sep 2013


Enhancing Trade, Investment and Co-operation between India and Taiwan 

Date: 2nd September, 2013, Monday, 10:00 am onwards
Venue: Silver Oak, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi


09:30-10:00 Registration and Tea
10:00-10:40 Inaugural Session:

Welcome Address by Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director & CE, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

Opening Remarks by Dr. Chung-Shu Wu, President, Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research (CIER)

Key Note Address: Dr. Isher Judge Ahluwalia, Chairperson, ICRIER 

Special Address (1): H.E. Ambassador Chung-Kwang Tien, Representative, Taipei 
Economic and Cultural Center in India (TECC)

Special Address (2): Mr. Sanjiv Goenka,* Chairman, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group 

Special Address (3): Mr. Da-Wei Hsu, Deputy Director General, Bureau of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA), Taiwan

Special Address (4): Amb. K. Shankar Bajpai, Chairman, Delhi Policy Group India 

Release of Reports

“Enhancing Trade, Investment and Cooperation between India and Taiwan” Edited by Parthapratim Pal, Arpita Mukherjee and Kristy Tsun Tzu Hsu

“A study of India’s Investment Environment, major FDI inflows, and Suggestion for Taiwan’s businessmen” Authored by Rajat Kathuria and Mansi Kedia

Published by Academic Foundation, New Delhi

Vote of Thanks by Academic Foundation

10:45-12:00 Enhancing Trade, Investment and Cooperation between India and Taiwan:


Mr. Anil Padmanabhan, Deputy Managing Editor, MINT – The Wall Street Journal


Dr. Arpita Mukherjee, Professor, ICRIER

Dr. Partha Pratim Pal, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, IIM Calcutta

Ms. Kristy Tsun Tzu Hsu, Associate Research Fellow, Taiwan WTO & RTA Centre, CIER

Mr. Wen Chieh Jieh, Deputy Chief Negotiator, Office of Trade Negotiations, MOEA

12:00-12:15 Tea break
12:15-13:00 A study of India’s Investment Environment, major FDI inflows, and Suggestions for Taiwan’s businessmen:


Dr. Chung-Shu Wu, President, CIER 


Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director & CE, ICRIER/Ms. Mansi Kedia, Research Associate, ICRIER

Mr. Ying-Ming Yang, Chairman, Kenda Rubber IND Co. Ltd, Board of Directors, Chinese National Federation of Industries (CNFI)

13:00-13:10 Concluding Remarks
13:10 onwards Lunch


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