Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

05 May 2014

Launch of Policy Report
Navigating the Headwinds:
Mitigating Contention in India-US Business Engagement

Date: 17:30 hrs, Monday, May 5, 2014
Venue: Casuarina Hall, India Habitat Center, Lodi Road, New Delhi


17:30 – 18:00 hrs Registration and refreshments
18:00 – 18:05 hrs Opening remarks
Amb. H. K. Singh
18:05 – 18:10 hrs Welcoming remarks
Dr. Rajat Kathuria
18:10 – 18:25 hrs Presentation of Report #1:
“Deconstructing India’s Preferential Market Access Policy”

Ms. Mansi Kedia, Author

Discussant’s remarks
Dr. Rajat Kathuria

18:25 – 18:40 hrs Presentation of Report #2:
“U.S. Immigration Reform – Revisiting the Approach to Skilled Visa Provisions”

Mr. Aman R. Khanna, Author

Discussant’s remarks
Mr. BVR Mohan Reddy

18:40 – 18:50 hrs Presentation of Report #3:
“India’s Investment Climate: Addressing Concerns about Tax Policy”

Mr. R.R. Singh and Ms. Neetika Kaushal, Authors
18:50 – 18:55 hrs Launch of report
18:55 – 19:00 hrs Keynote remarks
Dr. Parthasarathi Shome
19:00 – 19:15 hrs Keynote address
Amb. Kanwal Sibal
19:15 hrs Vote of thanks
Amb. H.K. Singh
19:15 hrs onward Buffet Dinner


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