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India : why “small (business) is beautiful”

The persistence of the small businesses in the Indian subcontinent as well as in Asia is a current phenomenon. It is due to the tradition. In Asia, most of the entrepreneurs are not prepared to manage big sized enterprises because … Continue reading

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The indian capitalism

Despite ( still) being a poor country, India is a new economic giant, an IT and high technologies flagship with an annual growth rate between 7 % and 9 % since 2003. Because of its dynamism, the country could even become the third … Continue reading

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Kathmandu is not an heaven !

For decades, people ( both nepalese and westerners) have been trying to develop Nepal. Now that Kathmandu ( the capital) has it, some regret the old days. The problem n°1 is the overpopulation. Indeed, Kathmandu seems to be following other Asian … Continue reading

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India : where husbands rent out their wives

A shortage of eligible single women in western India has prompted some poverty-stricken husbands to rent out their wives to other men on a monthly rate. An husband allowed his wife ( she is a farm labourer and mother of … Continue reading

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India : where begging is a business…

Samrat runs a successful small business in a street in Mumbaï, the economic capital of India. His tobacco stall draws a constant stream of smokers and “paan” ( betel leaves chew) lovers. But that’s not all. A large chunk of his … Continue reading

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