The Indian Tiffin XVI – 2017 from BDO India

September 2017

A bi-monthly publication from BDO India, "The Indian Tiffin" brings together business information, facilitating decision-making from a multi-dimensional perspective. The unique name of this thought leadership piece is inspired most literally by Indian tiffins, referring to home cooked lunches delivered to the working population by 'dabbawalas' – people who deliver the packed lunches (tiffins). In that same sense, the purpose of “The Indian Tiffin” newsletter is to deliver a variety of news to satiate your palate, from domestic and cross-border updates to India business perspectives.
This issue covers:
  • India Economic Update by Milind S.Kothari, Managing Partner, BDO India LLP: Fate of economic policies and reforms agenda is driven by political compulsion, especially, when elections are around the corner.
  • The M&A Tracker from Rajesh Thakkar, Partner/Transaction Tax, Tax & Regulatory Services.  Learn about 132 M&A deals that were completed between July 2017, and September 2017, with an aggregated value of approximately $794.56 million USD. Domestic deals dominated with 80 deals, followed by 52 cross border deals.
  • Featured Story by Shrikant Kamat, Partner/Indirect Tax: Mid-Term Review of the Foreign Trade Policy - It’s time for course correction.
  • Guest Column feature with Akshay Chudasama/Managing Partner Mumbai, and Veena Sivaramakrishnan/Partner, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas: Dynamic Indian legal landscape
View The Indian Tiffin, Edition XVI here.