Exclusive: Japan in driver’s seat for Indian bullet train deals

Exclusive: Japan in driver’s seat for Indian bullet train deals

NEW DELHI/TOKYO, January 18 (Reuters) – Japanese steel and engineering companies are in the driver’s seat to bag major supply contracts for a $17 billion Indian bullet train, several sources said, undermining a key component of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s economic policy – a push to ‘Make in India’.   Japan is funding most of […]

Japan PM Abe to launch $17-billion Indian bullet train project as ties deepen

Japan PM Abe to launch $17-billion Indian bullet train project as ties deepen

Workers carry a hoarding featuring India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to load it onto a truck ahead of Abe’s visit, in Ahmedabad, September 10, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave   NEW DELHI/TOKYO, September 12 (Reuters) – Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will lay the foundation stone for India’s first bullet train […]