Articles by Amitabh Kant
The lasting assets created during the preparations for the G20 Summit will continue to contribute to Delhi’s development and identity for years to come.
HTLS 2023: In the lead-up to the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2023, thought leaders and experts share their views on the theme of this year’s event
India positions itself as a bridge between the developed and developing world through the G20 Leaders’ Summit
The G20 New Delhi Leaders’ Declaration 2023 is considered inclusive and visionary, emphasizing the role of women in shaping a sustainable future
As the largest democracy, India’s G20 presidency has been a watershed moment to showcase its strong commitment to multilateralism and people-centric development
As an ancient practice with benefits in promoting mental and physical well-being, yoga has gained widespread recognition
Space exploration has inspired innovation in various industries. This begs the question: What else is possible?
The G20 presidency is an exercise in diplomacy, coordination, and deep research at the highest level, and the foundations we build today will go a long way in developing a cleaner, greener, more equitable world for all
As demonstrated by India through UPI, a carefully designed and principled DPI can provide solutions at scale to the challenges of our interconnected world. Countries should form a coalition of the willing to adopt a common framework that places data privacy at its core
India, as G20 president, will further the agenda by supporting women’s digital and financial inclusion, making them equal stakeholders in development, pushing for women’s leadership and investing in the collection of gender-disaggregated data
Data is today the world’s most valuable resource and is essential for nuanced and effective policymaking. In its G20 presidency, India will call for modernisation of data systems and advance principles of transparency to better use data for development
The nation rose to the occasion as a sound leader, a meticulous solution provider and a consensus builder through its positive and constructive approach. Its ethos of harmony, inclusivity, embracing diversity and promoting dialogue will be the essence of the country’s forthcoming G20 presidency
The conversation around a complete revamp of the Central Vista had been going on for decades. However, little was done till we finally shook off the inertia and decided to tackle the issue head-on
The 3-km-long stretch, home to several iconic structures has been undergoing a major revival for the past two years. The Central Vista redevelopment project was a bold and timely decision by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The next decade is an “urban decade”. To enable this, the current decade should be dedicated to robust planning and action
Updated on Dec 09, 2021 09:45 PM IST
As PM Modi underlined at COP26, there is a need for “mindful and deliberate utilisation of environmental resources”.
Updated on Nov 16, 2021 07:24 PM IST
At a time when developed nations have shied away from taking the lead, India has been attempting to bridge this divide
Updated on Oct 20, 2021 06:00 PM IST
In order to give the needed fillip to the monetisation initiative, three aspects need concerted efforts and interventions — a relentless focus on implementation; developing brownfield models and frameworks; and driving the states and partnering with them in undertaking monetisation in a structured manner
Updated on Aug 30, 2021 04:23 PM IST
Traditional supply chains do not possess all the capabilities to solve customer needs. An ecosystem of partners with different skills can do that
Published on Feb 22, 2021 08:39 PM IST
ByAmitabh Kant and Arindam Bhattacharya
Data is a critical component for measurable and actionable governance and policy perspectives, as well as for triggering innovation and growth
Published on Jan 12, 2021 08:16 PM IST
ByAmitabh Kant and Desh Gaurav Sekhri
The latest in the set of structural reforms is the introduction of the production linked incentives (PLI) schemes approved by the Cabinet a few days ago.
Updated on Nov 24, 2020 09:24 AM IST
New Delhi | ByAmitabh Kant
India now has 38,756 officially-recognised start-ups –– with 27 unicorns, eight of which achieved this status in 2020 –– and is the third-largest tech start-up hub globally.
Updated on Nov 10, 2020 11:38 AM IST
ByAmitabh Kant and Satwik Mishra
Combined with world class infrastructure and a conducive business environment, India will attract both domestic and foreign investments in manufacturing.
Updated on Sep 09, 2020 06:58 AM IST
The creation of a digital health identity card will help patients, without compromising on their privacy
Updated on Aug 27, 2020 06:21 AM IST
With its focus on access, equity, learning infrastructure, governance, the policy is just right for the country
Updated on Aug 02, 2020 06:38 PM IST
The pandemic has affected the sector. But it has the potential to become the biggest employment generator
Updated on Jun 16, 2020 11:15 AM IST
Create economies of scale, focus on land and labour reforms, push infrastructure, and encourage innovation
Updated on May 27, 2020 06:11 PM IST
Indian entrepreneurs quickly recalibrated to produce vital supplies to combat Covid-19, showing their potential
Published on May 04, 2020 06:19 PM IST
With the graded lifting of curbs, while remaining vigilant about the virus, the aim is to secure lives and livelihoods
Updated on Apr 20, 2020 06:37 AM IST
ByAmitabh Kant and Sarah Iype
Ensure hygiene, use digital infra, restrict mobility, ration health care systems, and a maintain supply of essentials
Updated on Mar 19, 2020 08:27 AM IST
ByAmitabh Kant and Richa Rashmi