“Tensions between us (India) and China are pushing large numbers of multinationals as well as the East Asian companies to rethink their concentrated presence in a single place, which is China,” said DBS CEO Piyush Gupta, speaking during a plenary session at the 16th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Conve

Diaspora played a major role in establishing India’s reputation and culture across the world: PM Modi in PBD inaugural speech

Highlighting the contributions of the Indian diaspora in establishing India as a global power, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that they had played a major role in spreading India’s reputation and culture across the world.

‘Lungi’ rocker Raghu Dixit set for another sensational Singapore show

Raghu Dixit, who turned the words lungi and rock into an associated pair, will be performing along with his band The Raghu Dixit Project on February 16 at the Capitol Theatre, 17 Stamford Road, in Singapore.

ASEAN cultural groups to stage Ramayana in Indian cities from January 20 to 25

ASEAN Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) in Singapore, cultural groups from the 10 member-nations of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will stage Ramayana Festival.

Indians abroad assimilate fast, but have mother country in their hearts: Sushma Swaraj

Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj drew a huge crowd to the Marina Bay Sands yesterday for the gala dinner marking the closing of the ASEAN India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2018.

In Pics: Cultural ties that bind India and South East Asia at PBD 2018

With the theme of ‘Ancient Route, New Journey’, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) marked the contribution of overseas Indian community in its two-day event which ended yesterday followed by a cultural evening.

Singapore Foreign Minister exhorts for starting ‘New Journey’ leading to prosperity of India-ASEAN citizens

Exhorting for starting a ‘New Journey’ leading to prosperity of India-ASEAN citizens, Foreign Minister of Singapore Dr Vivian Balakrishnan stressed on three steps for achieving the objective including economic integration, enhanced connectivity and linking cities into a Smart City network.

In Pics: Day 2 at PBD, Sushma Swaraj touches ‘Bharatiya’ chords of Indian diaspora

After the full-house attendance on the Day 1 of ASEAN India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) yesterday, Day 2 opened with much more galore. Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj took away the attention of diaspora attending the event.

Year 2018 will be ‘The Year of Milestones’ for ASEAN-India relations: Sushma Swaraj

Hailing the time-tested civilizational ties between India and South East Asia, the Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj said the year 2018 was the Year of Milestones for India and ASEAN marching on the path of growth and partnership.

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