She's an architect and planner of Indian origin - with an international reach. As one of the first women in India to have started her own architectural firm, Sheila Sriprakash, Chief Architect, Shilpa Architects Planners Designers Pvt Ltd, has now been invited to serve on the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Design Innovation as part of a 16-member team to formulate ways to improve the state of the world.
Atlas Copco has been recognised as one of the most sustainable companies in the annual Global 100 list. Presented at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, the list ranks companies registering in¡creased productivity by using less resources.
The Government approves the Draft Regulatory Reform Bill, 2013, to govern the constitution, powers, functioning and accountability of the regulatory commissions for development and promotion of public utility industries.
Indias GDP growth rate clocked 7.6 per cent in FY 2015-16 with the fourth quarter reaching almost 8 per cent. This happened at a time when many large economies, including Japan and China, have continued to struggle with a slowdown.
Going by the global consumption pattern of construction and material handling equipment for various developed and developing economies, there seems to be huge potential in India. This is also evident from the recent infrastructure development ranking published by World Economic Forum.