5 Much Anticipated Takeaways From Modi's And U.S. CEOs Meet

By SiliconIndia   |   Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 12:31 Hrs
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BANGALORE: Probably every Indian would have heard Modi’s speech at the Madison Square Garden (MSG), and now this power packed PM will be meeting the top business tycoons in context to reposition India as the global brand.

An assembly of 11 CEOs- including Google's Eric Schmidt, Citigroup's Michael Corbat, Carlyle Group co-CEO David Rubenstein, Cargill CEO David MacLennan, Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier, Caterpillar CEO Dough Oberhelman, MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga and Pepsico CEO Indra Nooyi- will meet PM Modi over breakfast .

Here are the 5 predictions compiled by Business Insider India regarding what the PM may talk about during this much-anticipated meet.

1) Turn India into a global manufacturing hub
Everyone has a full confidence on NaMo's business mantra, in his meetings with global CEOs expectations are that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will try gathering support for his 'Make in India' campaign, which aims to turn the Indian sub-continent into a global industrialized hub.

The determined plan involves increasing the growth rate in the manufacturing sector to 10 percent per annum and lifting its share to 25 percent in the overall GDP. If the plan falls in place, it will create job opportunities for over 10 million people existing in the country.

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