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Analysis of Recent Developments in Indian Business and Industry


Emphasis on the Telecom, Datacom, Computers, Software, Hardware, Electronics, Power, Electricity, Controls and Instrumentation, Metallurgy, and Capital Goods Sectors in India.

by Ravi Visvesvaraya Prasad, New Delhi, India

Consultancy Advice Provided to Multinational Corporations for Penetrating the Indian Market, Sourcing Products and Services from India, and Entering into Joint Ventures.

Emphasis on the Telecom, Datacom, Computers, Software, Hardware, Electronics, Power, Electricity, Controls and Instrumentation, Metallurgy, and Capital Goods Sectors in India.

Ravi Visvesvaraya Prasad & Associates,New Delhi, India