Narendra Modi ahead of his swearing-in as India's 15th Prime Minister (photo:dpa)

Modi's BJP government expected to boost Indian economy and image as global power

The world's two largest democracies, India and the United States, face opportunities to re-boot ties in the wake of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s resounding victory at the polls. The US’s strategic interest in India has wide geopolitical ramifications, especially in the context of a rising China. However, Pakistan remains a shadow over India with the potential for tensions to escalate. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s unprecedented gesture of inviting Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to attend his swearing-in ceremony demonstrates Mr Modi is seeking to open a new - and positive - chapter between the two nuclear rivals.

<i>The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) landslide vi...

Unlock the report
8.95 EUR
Secure, instant payment by credit card or bank transfer
 Lisa Curtis
Foreign investors are optimistic that 63-year-old Mr Modi’s election will help turn the economy around, so long as the BJP sticks with its election manifesto promises
read more about it in the report
Who will benefit?
  • Report is targeted to the decision makers in cross country manufacturing – suppliers, manufacturers, logistics.
  • Also considered useful for the administrative university facilities, to better understand the possibe effects of current decisions.
By clicking "I Agree" below, you acknowledge that you accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and conditions. Feel free to check out our policies anytime for more information.
I agree